According to a recent survey by information technology professionals, businesses and government leaders in the Middle East and North Africa are ahead of other parts of the world in setting cybersecurity as a priority. The survey, commissioned by Raytheon Company and titled “Global Megatrends in Cybersecurity 2015,” revealed that... Read more
Spotlight on the linkage between manufacturer and local distributor
Recently, an initiative was launched to support young Bahraini entrepreneurs and help them turn their projects into a successful business. The initiative called Intalqa (start-up) is a brainchild of the Nasser bin Hamad Foundation. A series of programmes will be launched under the initiative, which will develop and encourage the Bahraini... Read more
Forbes has named Dubai among the world’s top 10 most influential cities in the world. Dubai gained the seventh ranking and has outdone other metropolitan areas like Beijing, Los Angeles, Sydney, San Francisco Bay Area and Toronto. London earns the top rank, followed by New York, Paris, Singapore, Tokyo and... Read more
The most recent Middle East and North Africa Job Index released by Bayt.com and YouGov revealed that 44 per cent of companies in the UAE are looking into hiring in the next three months. The survey also found that 64 per cent of these companies will be hiring up... 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
The 7th Middle East and North Africa Corporate Governance Conference will be held from November 24 to 25, 2013 at the Meydan Hotel in Dubai, UAE.
The changing needs of small and medium-sized enterprises throughout the Middle East, Africa and Turkey to be addressed at Avaya’s eight-city customer roadshow. With more than 10 million small and medium-sized enterprises driving the growth of GDPs across the wider Middle East region, Avaya, a provider of business communications... Read more
The 18th edition of Gulfood welcomed tens of thousands of trade visitors from all around the world to Dubai on its first day.