Not literally, but DW&PS claims that to produce a cup of coffee for you, the world has to use 140 litres of water! Now, doesn't that make you really thirsty? We meant, thirsty for more information. So, basically, the amount...
In the pursuit of a more successful life/work balance (and more time to travel!), Wego, the leading travel search site in the Asia Pacific and Middle East, reveals which countries around the world have the most public holidays.“There’s no...
Ever wondered if you decided to eat only the most expensive dishes all day long? If you thought it will run into millions, you're wrong. The guys at FinanceOnline.com did a fun experiment and compared the prices for various...
The World Cup is in full flow and it is no secret that the world’s best footballers who are showing off their skills in Brazil, are earning a substantial sum of money for participating in the month long tournament.Portugese...
Middle East and Africa (MENA) professionals would ‘love’ to work for a non-profit organization (NPO), despite less pay and demand for more personal sacrifices.The Bayt.com ‘Working for Non-profit Organizations in the MENA” poll has revealed that 47.5% are ready...
The 6 types of social media sharersWhen it comes to social media, what you share, how frequently you share, and the networks you use to share can indicate more about your personality than you might think.  According to a...
At one time, it was quite astonishing to hear about air travellers being able to contact their family and friends through phones installed in their seats. Especially as a kid, I always wondered how the planes could have a...
African economy is gearing up for unprecedented boosts thanks to boosts in the form of vital FDI, PEs and SWFs.The National Bureau of Statistics quite recently published the report on the Nigerian economic rebasing endeavour which put the West...
EIU's report on Business Environment in GCC Countries indicates quite a revelation even as the region continues to display positive economic trendsAs country after country across the globe found itself plummeting from the pedestal of business and economic security,...
Dictionary defines a logo as an emblem or a device of an organisation. These few words however cannot actually denote the significance of the logo in its entirety even though they describe the concept quite aptly.When we think about...
Middle East & Africa IT Infrastructure Spending will Reach $3.5 Billion in 2014Towards the end of the 20th century – the 1900's so to speak – there emerged this new fad to call the new millennium as ‘Y2K.’ It...
Gold – the yellow metal that’s as priceless as the word can imply. Everyone wants to own gold, wants to buy it as an investment for the future. But not many do manage to invest in gold thanks to...
In today’s times, women play a significant role in the global corporate world matching toe-to-toe with men. They don’t consider themselves to be the weaker sex as far as their presence in the corporate sector is concerned and expect...
Sometimes we wish we were birds. Flying to innumerable places, seeing the world through eyes unencumbered by boundaries and restrictions. But where our idealistic dreams of being birds and soaring across the world map may be left short-changed, there...
What are the most fabulously festive cities in the world? Perhaps fitting with our collective Hollywood conception of Christmas, they’re all places that are cold, snowy, and full of Christmas lore.London offers six photogenic ice skating locales, some spectacular holiday-themed settings and...
Distractions, distractions… there seems to be more and more each day to drag us away from what it is that we are meant to be doing. I’m certainly finding myself to be a victim of this modern day phenomenon....
The future of the web and technology is in constant revision around the world. Several innovations have recently hit the street and it is worthwhile to stay ahead of the changing landscape, or at the very least, learn the...
The risks and rewards of posting your life on Social Media Networks. One of the greatest inventions in modern times, social media plays an active role in the lives of millions of people around the world. It is a convenient...
Global independent suggests more customer-focused approach in managing delays, cancellations and missed connections. Report recommends offering standard service approach to disruption, delivering ‘intelligent re-accommodation’ and better quality and more transparent communication with airline passengers.A major independent global study calls on...
15 LinkedIn Tips to engage professionals to drive better results LinkedIn has taken social networking and conveniently transformed it into business networking for professionals seeking to capitalize upon the widest possible reach, through the platform. As of June 2013, LinkedIn has...