January 29, 2012
For 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value.
Omani banks are planning to raise their capital base to meet an anticipated asset growth on the back of better demand for credit.
If you compare the performance of gold to the performance of pensions you can see how you could effectively head into retirement early and buy back the two years that you will lose with the change of the retirement age.
In addition to gold's rally this week silver and the platinum group metals have been rising. Michael Lewis research analyst at Deutsche Bank noted that the FOMC meeting was not only positive for gold but it also gave silver a lift.
January 26, 2012
Dubai airports handled a record 51 million passengers in 2011, up eight percent on the previous year. But cargo volume fell 1.5 percent to 2.2 million tons as the global economy slowed down.
People are now paying twice for the electricity, once to Electricite du Liban, and another for the generators that supply power to their households and businesses.
Events play a great role in boosting the economy. Some specific events that shaped the job market the most last year were; some external events, like the Arab Spring, the great slowdown in the US and Eurozone.
Many at the elite economic gathering in Davos in the Swiss Alps accept that more must be done to convince critics that Western capitalism has a future and that it can learn from its massive failures.
The common stumbling block in enterprises really embracing social media is uncertainty over whether it provides real Return On Investment (ROI), and how that can be measured.
January 25, 2012
Many of the Iranian buyers are looking for a safe place to invest their money, property executives say.
Egyptian gas supplies fell from 220 million cubic feet per day in 2010 to an average of 80 million cubic feet in 2011 due to a series of 10 attacks last year on the Arab Gas Pipeline in the Sinai Peninsula that cut off the flow of natural gas.
Based on feedback, dealerships seem to have succeeded in their primary aim — to get the customer back to cruising through showrooms and model brochures.
Knowledge is where the value is being created in business today. Big data is of strategic importance to organisations and usually the second most valuable asset after their people.
Lebanon has come under international pressure to abide by international sanctions on neighboring Syria, which include freezing government assets and suspending cooperation with Syria's central bank and some other banks.
While the ADTA has leveraged the golf championship quite successfully to boost leisure tourism in the emirate, they are also big on niche sports like triathlon and take pride in the manner the capital has made giant strides as a sporting hub in the Middle East.