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    The Daily Deal Dilemma

    Even if you forget about the 20 other daily deal websites active in the Emirates, does launching a luxury daily deal website make good business sense asks Kipp.

    August 27, 2012 5:36

    Face-off: e-communication versus face-to-face?

    Kipp's a little startled by the findings of recent study by Ipsos finds 4 out of 5 people prefer face to face contact, though they may not always use it.

    August 27, 2012 5:29
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    Is your company guilty of being socially shy?

    Tsk, tsk! A recent study finds 90 percent of consumer-facing Fortune 500 companies do not provide an email address in the contact pages.

    August 26, 2012 4:56
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    Converted concept for Cash Converters?

    Kipp speaks to Fabrice Le Boulenger on how Cash Converters can experience success in Dubai as it has in the UK and Australia

    August 21, 2012 1:44
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    Building bridges

    The Saudi Investment Authority is looking to invest US$750 million in an infrastructure fund for development in India. What does this mean for GCC efforts to grow the construction industry beyond the Arabian Peninsula?

    August 20, 2012 2:16
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    Qaeda fight could bog down Yemen reconstruction drive

    The army was deeply divided, al Qaeda-linked militants were in control of large swathes of the south, oil exports had halved following repeated attacks on the main oil pipeline and the capitalSanaa was spending most nights in darkness due to frequent power cuts.

    August 19, 2012 8:30
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    OPEC delays delicate talks on picking new Secretary General

    OPEC has delayed a meeting of officials to help select its new secretary general, delegates from the oil producers' group said, putting off delicate talks that could reignite rivalry for influence as Saudi Arabia, Iran and Iraq seek the top post.

    August 19, 2012 8:21