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Getting funded in the Middle East: how to improve your odds

Getting funded in the Middle East: how to improve your odds

Monday, 8 February 2016 11:01 AM

The Luxury Closet had a spectacular year in 2015: it achieved triple-digit growth and managed to secure $3.2 million in its series of funding from key regional institutional...

Small businesses in the UAE need more support than ever

Small businesses in the UAE need more support than ever

Friday, 5 February 2016 10:22 AM

Fees, red tape, a slowdown in lending and the tough economic conditions are all combining to produce a grim period for the country’s SMEs, says Ed Attwood

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5 money saving tips for start-ups

5 money saving tips for start-ups

Sunday, 31 January 2016 3:11 PM

For new businesses, costs are high and money is often tight. Chantal Bechervaise suggests five ways to save some of that all important cash

What to do when somebody copies your website

What to do when somebody copies your website

Sunday, 31 January 2016 3:11 PM

After building a unique website, the team behind medical tourism start-up, Medigo, discovered someone was taking advantage of their hard work. Chief product officer and...

How Saudi Arabia successfully defended its US oil market share

How Saudi Arabia successfully defended its US oil market share

Sunday, 31 January 2016 12:10 PM

Saudi crude exports to the United States have remained relatively constant at around 1.2 million barrels per day since 2009

Should the UAE reconsider the mortgage cap?

Should the UAE reconsider the mortgage cap?

Friday, 29 January 2016 1:17 AM

Regulation is an evolving process; it may be time for change, again, argues Ed Attwood

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6 ways to build a great Instagram strategy

6 ways to build a great Instagram strategy

Sunday, 24 January 2016 9:37 AM

Ekaterina Zotkova of socialbakers.com explains how you can succeed on one of today’s most important social media platforms.

Why Bahrain's politicians must face the new reality

Why Bahrain's politicians must face the new reality

Friday, 22 January 2016 10:31 AM

Repeated parliamentary protests against petrol subsidy cuts are irresponsible and fail to recognise the country’s serious economic predicament, says Courtney Trenwith...

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Middle East economic slowdown will cut oil demand growth

Middle East economic slowdown will cut oil demand growth

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 7:20 PM

Middle East oil consumption grew almost four times faster than the world average, says Reuters analyst John Kemp

5 deadly errors of creative entrepreneurs

5 deadly errors of creative entrepreneurs

Monday, 18 January 2016 3:58 PM

Jessica Sweet examines some of the common problems faced by creative entrepreneurs, and offers practical solutions

How to find a good graphic designer

How to find a good graphic designer

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 2:22 PM

Entrepreneur and blogger Karol Zielinski offers words of advice for finding the right graphic designer for your start-up

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Helal Almarri, Director General of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing: Keeping on their toes in 2016

Helal Almarri, Director General of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing: Keeping on their toes in 2016

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 10:52 AM

New theme parks, hotels and marketing strategy will make Dubai evermore urgent as a destination for business and leisure tourists.

Omar K. Alghanim, CEO of Alghanim Industries and chairman of Gulf Bank: 2016 is a year of hope

Omar K. Alghanim, CEO of Alghanim Industries and chairman of Gulf Bank: 2016 is a year of hope

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 10:52 AM

Challenging times have ultimately served to make us stronger, wiser and more productive.

Karsten Zang, General Manager UAE, Lufthansa: Digital innovations for a perfect travel experience

Karsten Zang, General Manager UAE, Lufthansa: Digital innovations for a perfect travel experience

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 10:52 AM

Our future is about creating a convenient, connected, seamless and personalised experience for customers and hopefully eliminating the need for the generalisation of...

Fahd Al Rasheed, Group CEO of King Abdullah Economic City: Saudi Arabia’s major shift to tourism and leisure

Fahd Al Rasheed, Group CEO of King Abdullah Economic City: Saudi Arabia’s major shift to tourism and leisure

Tuesday, 12 January 2016 10:52 AM

The kingdom is already the 19th most visited country on the planet – but this is only the beginning.

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