SMEs need to understand that old strategies and techniques prove ineffective in the new economy. CEOs and senior managers must identify ways to transform their businesses and processes to reinvent their business models, according to Iyad Mourtada, Managing Director, OpenThinking, a training and consultancy institute based at Dubai Knowledge Village. Mourtada’s... Read more
Revolution leaves scars on Egypt’s corporate sector
Zawya have released new research that reveals the impact of the Black Swan event on the companies listed on the Egyptian stock exchange. Zawya, an online provider of business intelligence in the Middle East, released its latest report on the impact of the Egyptian Revolution on the country’s publicly-listed... Read more
SME Advisor Success Series: Business networking evening
Our most recent business networking evening proved to be a bigger hit than the last. Presented by ACDB, in conjunction with our Exclusive Telecom Partner, du, the event brought together an exclusive list of business owners and top management, and, as with our previous networking event, provided the opportunity... Read more
Zawya, an online provider of business intelligence on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, have a new partnership with AllWorld Network, which aims to establish the largest information system and network of growth entrepreneurs in emerging markets. Zawya will serve as the Business Community Partner for AllWorld’s... Read more
Zawya, an online provider of business intelligence in the Middle East, released today its latest report on the impact of the Egyptian Revolution on the country’s publicly-listed companies. During the first two months of 2011, Egypt experienced “a low probability, high impact event” – also referred to as a... Read more
Dubai SME, the agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED), Government of Dubai, has signed a partnership agreement with Zawya to offer benefits to the top 100 SMEs. Under the Partnership Agreement, the benefits and privileges SME100 companies will enjoy are as follows: 1st and 2nd ranked SMEs... Read more
‘Potential’ launches free web-training program for MENA SMEs
Potential, a UAE-based business development company headquartered in Dubai, announced this week launch of the ‘SME Evolution Program’, a free web-training program which aims to enhance the global competitiveness of thousands of UAE and MENA small and medium enterprises. As part of its ongoing support to the SME sector,... Read more