The non-oil sector in the UAE is continuously witnessing a strong performance; according to the latest data released by Federal Customs Authority, UAE’s non-oil trade reached AED 256 billion during the first quarter of 2014 alone. In the following feature, Trade and Export Middle East takes a look at... Read more
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Spotlight on the linkage between manufacturer and local distributor
Steven Speter, Managing Director, 36 Strategies, reveals how hospitality procurement teams can simplify lengthy processes down to a simple click, and lends four top tips for those looking to optimise procurement operations. Industry correspondent Sophie McCarrick reports. With offices in Dubai and Muscat, 36 Strategies provides procurement solutions across... Read more
If your business is at the vital intersection between being ‘medium-sized’ and ‘enterprise-level’, chances are you’ve considered the IPO as a viable option. Going down this route can not only have a liberating impact on your company’s cashflow but can also set you on a path to exponential growth and success. SME... Read more
A comprehensive outlook on the three major currencies in the market – the USD, EUR and GBP
Dubai SME has officially opened the registration for the 10th cycle of the Young Entrepreneur Competition (YEC 2014). Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, online registration for the competition will... 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