Manufacturing is one of the fastest-moving sectors of all, and it’s critical to be in touch with the latest market intelligence, technologies and initiatives. Is your business up to speed with industry changes and the economic trends that are transforming key markets and opportunities? To give you the commercially-informed... Read more
The Ministry of Economy, in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (DED) and the Khalifa Fund, is facilitating the participation of more than 60 UAE SMEs at the China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair). The partnership aims to support the development of home-grown SMEs, help them... Read more
Do you run a family business?

We present a detailed infographic on the family business ecosystem

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Canon Middle East recently led a survey – Canon GCC IT & Office Print Trends – among 1000 SMEs throughout the GCC.

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Investment outlook
This year, global hotel investment will hit a five-year high, reaching US$ 50 billion, and rising 35 per cent on 2013 volumes. Also across border investment from the Middle East is rising high. Jones Lang Lasalle share the latest data. The time of year for the Middle East’s largest... Read more
The team at Western Union Business Solutions gives us a preview of what to expect from the three major currencies in the market. Find out what’s in store for the USD, EUR and GBP for the month of August.   USD It’s been all year in the making but... Read more
Building Brand Qatar
Identifying an “untapped” resource in tourism, Qatar is laying the foundations to diversify from its carbon controlled economy. Support is strong as the largest operators from Hilton to Starwood, vie for prime positioning across the country but with huge increases in supply and a high concentration of corporate guests.... Read more

Dubai World Central (DWC) has partnered with major business organisations in the UAE in a bid to promote its rapidly expanding Business Park Free Zone

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On June 26, 2014, National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) partnered with SME Advisor magazine to host a premier SME conference, tackling key issues that business owners face sourcing finance and getting best advice.   Access to finance has always been a pressing priority for any SME – whether... Read more

The online portal Bayt.com recently conducted a ‘Ramadan in the MENA Workplace’ poll revealing interesting insights on the business climate in the region

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