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.
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
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.
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
Asam Khan changed the way the steel industry tracks and monitors its inventory forever when he launched Exponent. In an exclusive with SME Advisor, he opens up about his journey so far… Asam belongs to a cohort of entrepreneurs who believe they can address a largely unnoticed problem using... Read more
Ryan Kuchel explains why his plush offices are poised to drive innovation – notably in the serviced offices space… We have heard two words a lot in our interactions with over 50 SMEs in the past six months: profitability and simplicity. There’s nothing better than a business that provides... Read more
Propertyfinder on the challenges of building a world class team while running a million dollar business.
We speak to Dr. Ramadan AlBlooshi, CEO of Dubai Healthcare City Authority – Regulatory (DHCR).
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
We explain why dissolving global barriers – combined with technological advancement – have ignited a new range of possibilities within the regional healthcare sector. Prediction and policy The way that healthcare is delivered in the UAE is rapidly transforming. Speaking to SME Advisor, experts at GE Healthcare defined the... Read more