On the fast track: Hyperloop
Wolfgang Lehmacher, Head of Supply Chain and Transport Industries, World Economic Forum, comments on one of the most ambitious and disruptive projects the industry has ever seen… Imagine if it only took a day for products to travel over land from China to Germany. It could soon be a... Read more
Unlocking the potential of Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 is the next revolution in industrialisation. The premise is to take all the individual processes and computing that factory machines perform in their siloed systems and import them into the cloud, meaning the workflow, upkeep, and management of each individual machine and series of machines can be done remotely.

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How 3D printing is reshaping manufacturing

As 3D printing technology is rapidly being adopted for use by a myriad of industries, how does it stand to impact mainstream manufacturing?

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The future of manufacturing

With manufacturing technology heading in dramatic new directions, keeping pace with it is more important than ever.

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Dubai Industrial Strategy – The path ahead

Dubai Industrial Strategy 2030 is a key initiative catalysing the transition towards more sustainable economic growth. After its recent unveiling, we look ahead to the opportunities it presents.

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Manufacturing a great SME
Having built his business from scratch, Chris Ferguson of Credence International knows the pains and pleasures of starting a new company all too well. Recently, the company crossed the all-important two-year SME milestone and is showing no signs of slowing down. We reached out to the seasoned entrepreneur and... Read more
Inside SME Beyond Borders 2016

Building on last years success, SME Beyond Borders returned to the UAE for its finest gathering. The interactive conference was held in Dubai on Thursday 27 October 2016 at Atlantis, The Palm ? hosted by CPI Business, presented by the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) and co-curated by Etisalat. The landmark forum attracted over 1500 entrepreneurs, investors and business leaders from across the GCC and addressed a wide range of topics from SME funding, innovation, the role of social enterprises to gender equality in the workplace.

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US Elections 2016: victory for Trump
The most divisive presidential election in the history of the USA has finally come to a close with Donald J. Trump emerging victorious. Experts from all across the globe shared their mixed feelings of the result. Tara Golshan said in her post on Vox.com: “It was an unexpected outcome... Read more
Prescription for growth

Prescription for growth

Featured September 18, 2016

We speak to Dr. Ramadan AlBlooshi, CEO of Dubai Healthcare City Authority – Regulatory (DHCR).

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Operation Navas

Operation Navas

Featured September 18, 2016

A very small percentage of actively practising physicians across the globe have an entrepreneurial mindset and even fewer have the foresight to introduce innovations within existing systems. Chatting to Dr. Navas Usman, Chairman and CEO, Medilife, however, makes you realise that it only takes one industry maverick to disrupt... Read more