June 10, 2014
Cairo is also under-supplied with public transport, compared to similar large cities around the world.
Buoyed by 10 new flights in the highly valued Indian market, flydubai CEO Ghaith Al Ghaith said the India question was slowly, but steadily, being answered.
Western expatriates are considered a significant driver of the organic market in the UAE, but recently, retailers are seeing other nationalities switching to the organic food lifestyle
“He knows that he has a one year honeymoon and that’s why he has to deliver in terms of jobs, in terms of lowering inflation, in terms of the debt,” he said.
June 9, 2014
Al-Sulami, who graduated recently, wants to work in other GCC member states for a few years, gain some job experience and then eventually return to the Kingdom to find a suitable job.
Egypt’s tourism revenue during the first quarter (Q1) of 2014 declined to $1.3bn, a 43% drop from the same period during 2013.
It seems the biggest football tricks of this year’s tournament will not come from the ball skills of Ronaldo or Messi but providers in the UAE out to make a quick buck.
June 8, 2014
Over 200,000 apartments in Lebanon are vacant. This figure raises legitimate questions about soaring apartment prices, when the population in Lebanon has been more or less stable.
UK's former investment director in Egypt, John Franck, reveals what scares British investors the most about Egypt
Franck listed the challenges British investors face in the country, reaffirming his positive outlook regarding the economy.
As the Middle East begins to grow significantly and prepares to welcome the world for Expo 2020 and the FIFA World Cup 2022, the threat is evident with a growing number of malware and spyware attacks.
June 7, 2014
Gulf travellers are among the most lucrative and high-yield tourists due to their lavish spending habits, industry experts.
June 5, 2014
They're probably sitting in their banks somewhere: Switzerland working with Egypt, Ukraine to recover stolen assets
"There is an arsenal to minimise the risk of money derived from corruption. I think that the system works pretty well. We take care of cases that fall between the cracks."
June 4, 2014
Envisioning the possible: how much would Qatar's economy actually lose out on if it lost the World Cup?
Qatar’s sizzling growth would slow if it lost the right to host the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament.
June 3, 2014
“Dubai is shaping up as an intelligently master planned megacity, which is quite a departure from its initial development stage expected of a fast booming economy".
Time really is money after all: new study puts a price tag on how much leaders spend on emails, meetings
Top executives lose thousands of hours each year responding to email and sitting in unproductive meetings, and the losses snowball through their organizations