During the recent Gulf Trade Finance Summit in Dubai we had the chance to interact with trading finance industry experts to discuss on disruptions in trade finance and to get to know more on the latest trends,...
New Report Finds National Governments Can Unlock Nearly $24 Trillion by Investing in Zero-Carbon Cities Low-carbon measures in cities could reduce urban emissions by nearly 90% and support 87 million jobs annually by 2030National...
Deloitte and Dubai Outsource City: Outsourcing and Shared Services industry to exceed US$ 1.0 trillion, within the next 6 years UAE Outsourcing and Shared Services spend estimated at US$ 4.8 billion in 2018, forecasted to rise to US$ 6.8...
Economic development expert, Richie Santosdiaz, interviews Sally Harrison, Head of Business Development and Marketing at Emrill, a leading, Dubai-based, facilities management company. UAE’s Facilities Management market is expected to grow at CAGR of 9...
  It's time to rethink on investing in Saudi Arabia. In this Op-Ed, Wael Al-Nahedh, CEO at Spearvest provides insightful information on fast-changing Saudi Arabia, to be seen as a major investment opportunity for substantial return on investment. The recent news...
  Trio of Ministers discuss 'Grain Road' as potential pathway to Multi-Continent food security A potential new ‘Grain Road’ - stretching from Russia to Africa, via the Middle East – could also boost trade between East and West. Top-level decision-makers share the...
With global F&B spending hitting US$7.2 trillion, the world's biggest annual food and beverage show, Gulfood 2019 reaffirm Dubai as global food trade capital Governments and trade delegations galore converge on world’s largest F&B trade show as global consumer spending...
WGS 2019: Leadership Expert Tony Robbins Working with UAE to Feed One Billion People Robbins will work with UAE on humanitarian project to alleviate world hunger Robbins highlights positive work of governments around the world: 1.1 billion people lifted out...
WGS 2019: Blockchain to create ‘a sea of opportunity’ for global trade – Bettina Warburg Technology promises ‘a golden age of supply chain innovation and borderless trade’, blockchain expert tells WGS Blockchain revolution will ultimately eliminate the need for...
WGS 2019: Recession Looming, Paul Krugman Cautions Governments to be Prepared Nobel Prize Laureate Economist delivers sobering outlook on global trade landscape Modern trade, value chains much less robust in face of growing protectionism Populist anti-trade sentiment has brought...
Dubai ruler approves DIFC’s new expansion plan for DIFC 2.0 In accordance with the recently announced Fifty-year Charter that aims to ensure Dubai’s sustained prosperity and accelerate the development journey of the emirate, the UAE and the region, His Highness Sheikh...
In this candid interview, Chairman of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (Dubai) Chapter, Mahmood Bangara, talks about VAT implementation in the UAE and their implications on business. He assesses post implementation of value added tax (VAT) in...
Bloomberg Intelligence analysis states the Saudi decision to lift the driving ban on women could generate as much income as Saudi Aramco IPO   The recent decree by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud allowing women to drive is set to...