May 19, 2014
Encouraging employees to spend less time at work is one of the most important ways to get more out of a Middle East workforce.
Construction projects across all building sectors worth $128.46 billion are expected to be completed in the GCC by end of this year, hitting a 92.06 per cent increase compared to 2013 ($66.89 billion), a report said.
GCC Companies hiring expats for their expertise should explain the role they will play towards nationalisation schemes during the hiring process, according to an HR expert
A huge surge in the Dubai Financial Market this year and last has left it vulnerable to a massive correction.
May 18, 2014
Yemen's finances have been strained by frequent attacks on oil pipelines blamed by the government on militants and disgruntled tribesmen.
IHS teardown of Google Glass reveals that hottest wearable-technology gadget is far more than the sum of its parts.
A World Bank study, which examined the levels of bank lending to SMEs in MENA, found that the share of loans given to smaller firms was the lowest in the world.
Imagine a driverless car dropping you off at work and the doors of your office automatically opening on your arrival and greeting you.
May 16, 2014
The government will present its plan for the development of the Suez Canal in January 2015 to both local and international financial institutions and a number of companies
To have the impact on economy, it is not enough to meet a quota of new businesses launched. What makes a difference is having an economic environment that fosters innovation and business growth.
The mining disaster that killed more than 200 workers in Turkey has underscored the health and safety problems in the country's mining sector.
May 15, 2014
Opportunities for firms are expected to exceed a record Dh22 billion ($6 billion) once new construction, water, power, roads and environment projects already slated for award between now and 2018 are added.
“The first two projects namely Dubai Sat-1 and Dubai Sat-2 were developed outside the country. But Khalifa Sat will be completely developed in the country."
In fragrances alone, people in the UAE spent $156 each, on average, during 2013 – the third highest mark in the world.
May 14, 2014
Whether you feel the best boss is more of a facilitator among equals or a director who leads from the front, to succeed in international business you need the flexibility to adapt your style to your cultural context.