In the run up to Ramadan 2017, YouGov surveyed residents in the UAE and Saudi Arabia as part of their annual Ramadan study to discover expected changes in consumer behaviour in and around Ramadan.  In the survey, not surprisingly a...
This December, Abu Dhabi is all set to witness one of the largest Blockchain conferences in the Middle East. The topics of interest would be ICOs, cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology for fintech and government. This is a must-attend conference if...
  Keeping the UAE Moving: Al Futtaim Auto & Machinery Co. (FAMCO) and Volvo Buses sign Large Supply Contract with Dubai RTA for 143 Volvo Luxury Intercity Coaches • The order for 143 Volvo SC5 luxury intercity coaches is not only...
report is our major annual economics study, which measures the factors that are crucial to future productivity and prosperity. Ten years on from the global financial crisis, economies remain at risk from further shock and are ill-prepared for the...
If there's one thing out there Elon Musk is truly afraid of, its Artificial Intelligence (AI) who Musk feels rogue robots could essentially lead to World War 3. Then of course there was that one episode of Black Mirror...
UAE-based company THE One named ‘Best Workplace in the UAE’ and its CEO named ‘Leader of the Year for 2017-2018’ Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) becomes first UAE government entity to be recognized by Great Place to Work for its...
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...
  26 years old Stephanie Farah is the latest entrant to Dubai's Entrepreneurial scene. She is the youngest PR Professional to ‘Go Solo in Dubai’. Her company Empyre targets a young audience. Arabian Gazette interviews the enthusiastic (and glamorous) PR...
Dubai is just one emirate out of the 7 that comprise the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The UAE is just one out of the 15 nations that come under the flagship of the Middle Eastern Countries. In just a...
Child obesity on the rise in the UAE Emirates taskforce intensifies fight against growing menace Multi-sectoral task force aims to achieve key milestones by 2020 Alarming 15% of young people under 20 in the UAE would be considered obese by 2025 According to...
Horses may first have been tamed as long ago as 7000 BC, new ground-breaking findings in a recently unearthed archaeological site in Saudi Arabia suggest. "The procured evidence may potentially debunk a previously established theory that the domestication of horses...
  11 outstanding global FinTech firms have been shortlisted for the inaugural FinTech Abu Dhabi Innovation Challenge in October, organized by Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre in Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with KPMG. The selected firms are currently undergoing an intensive...
Interview with His Excellency Mr. Savvas Perdios, Deputy Minister of Tourism, Cyprus. Cyprus’ increasing hotel and resort portfolio is expected to grow by 1,634 rooms this...
Looking for Asian hospitality in the Middle East? Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi is the place to be! Dusit Thani is a Thai phrase that means “A Garden in Heaven.” Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi offers a fine Thai-inspired hospitality in the capital...
With almost 80% of the UAE’s population made up of expatriates, it’s home to a melting pot of nationalities, ethnicities, and traditions. Catering to this wide range of people, there are also many types of schooling systems. It’s understandable,...
Staging a mega-event like the World Expo has boosted the economies and international profiles of its host cities for decades – and soon it’s Dubai’s turn to step into the spotlight. New report from JLL sheds light on how the...
Embracing the concept of “Artificial Intelligence” as the future of progress and prosperity, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched the Artificial intelligence Strategy for the United Arab...
  elGrocer reflects on its learnings from Covid-19 and focuses on its continuous growth and the future of the industry. As part of the brand’s commitment to its philosophy of ‘Customers Deserve Better’, on-demand grocery delivery business, elGrocer, talks frankly about...
“Planet Positive” is Tetra Pak’s New Way of Doing Business for a Low Carbon Circular Economy Approach to Business in the F&B Industry
By Rahma Rachdi Tarak Ben Ammar was born on 12 June, 1949 in Tunis to a French mother of Corsican origin and Tunisian father. His father was a lawyer who was later appointed as a diplomat. Tarak is the nephew of Wassila Bourguiba, wife...
  Innovating and Scaling in the Age of Uncertainty drives the need for a dynamic Startup Studio To bring together innovative and forward-thinking visionaries to build an entrepreneurship ecosystem in the UAE that engages not only entrepreneurs but also decision makers...
With the conclusion of Arab Health last month, the world's biggest health exhibition, we at Arabian Gazette had a chance to interact with Mr. Meria Heikelä, Director of Business Finland, to get a perspective on healthcare and discuss on the...
  An impressive line-up of partners and speakers addressed industry peers and stakeholders on utilising the IoT landscape to drive innovation at the 5th Internet of Things 2020, held at Armani Hotel Dubai. The keynote addressed how AI has made business...
TAG HEUER OPENS BOUTIQUE AT MALL OF THE EMIRATES TAG Heuer reaffirms commitment to the Middle East region with the opening of its second stand-alone boutique in Dubai. TAG Heuer, the Swiss luxury avant-garde watchmaker continues to expand its presence across the...
The all new Haval H6 model by leading Chinese automotive manufacturer, Great Wall Motors, is set to take on major SUV brands in the UAE  Swaidan Trading, the automotive division of Al Naboodah Group Enterprises (ANGE), one of the UAE’s...
  As countries and economies continued to razed by the devastating impact of Covid-19 pandemic, one sector that seems to have bucked the trend is online education. Dubai based online school iCademy is reportedly seeing a five-fold growth in student...
Planning your next holiday? Think Taiwan!  Taiwan is holiday destination that combines adventure, nature, fun and gourmet food experiences, amidst unrivaled beauty. Taiwan has it all! Taiwan has an array of adventure activities to choose from, being centrally located on the...
In this interview, we quiz Srikanth Velamakanni, Co-Founder, Group Chief Executive and Executive Vice Chairman at Fractal Analytics, on a range of topics covering Artificial Intelligence (AI) and ask him about the company, how they help companies on their...
Despite the technological advance and the availability of software and tools, workforce management is still a challenge in today's fast changing world. Workforce Dimensions from Kronos is a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution to..."manage the workforce of the future...
The efforts of the Taiwan Tourism Bureau in creating a Muslim-friendly environment, as well as growing awareness of Taiwan as a holiday destination, are attracting thousands of Muslim travelers from across the world to Taiwan.  Halal Travel – one of the...