June 15, 2014
The region’s wealthy population witnessed the largest growth in the world last year, increasing by 15.3 per cent to 5,300.
Many expatriates suffer from lifestyle diseases such as diabetes, obesity and heart disease. Many wait until their annual vacations to avail of cheaper health-care services and medicines back home.
June 12, 2014
Perfect reasoning! New study reveals that watching World Cup games with colleagues improves workplace team spirit
With the World Cup just days away, new global research shows that watching the big match with colleagues is beneficial, leading to increased camaraderie and team spirit in the workplace.
The Saudi government embarked upon an aggressive 10-year spending program five years ago.
June 11, 2014
Businesses in the region have the potential to increase their bottom lines by tapping into the younger Arab generation that are now undergoing a transformation and aspiring to make lives better.
With the end of banking confidentiality, many Israelis are fleeing the long arm of the Israel Tax Authority to the tax haven of Dubai, which has no bank reporting.
Baghdad repeated that it would sue the Turkish government and that the Turkish state owned pipeline operator Botas for facilitating the sale of the crude
Trade flows are an excellent proxy to measure the dynamics of the Sino-Gulf connection and the most recent data on exports and imports released by GCC countries confirm that the connection is growing stronger very rapidly.
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.