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    Ouster of Etisalat chairman may herald foreign strategy shift

    When Gulf telecommunications giant Etisalat replaced its veteran chairman last week, he became the latest casualty of a multi-billion dollar foreign expansion which has failed to translate into profits and may prompt the firm to sell overseas assets to offset a decline in income.

    July 12, 2012 1:00

    Could BYOD work in the UAE?

    As the ‘Bring your own device’ movement becomes increasingly popular, is the UAE workplace is ready for BYOD?

    July 11, 2012 3:40

    LOOKING GOOD: Gulf Arab 2012 growth outlooks improve

    The immediate economic outlook for most of the Gulf's wealthy Arab oil exporters has improved in the last several months despite a sharp drop in global oil prices over the period.

    July 10, 2012 4:55
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    DIABETIC DANGER: The Dark Side of the Gulf’s Economic Boom

    Oil wealth has given Kuwait and nearby countries in the Gulf some of the highest per capita incomes in the world. But it has also created lifestyles - overeating, high-sugar diets, cushy jobs and heavy reliance on automobiles for transport - that are leading to an explosion of diabetes in the region

    July 7, 2012 5:38