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  • It’s not looking good: 2012 MENA Consumer confidence

    It’s not looking good: 2012 MENA Consumer confidence

    Only 25 percent think their country’s economy is getting better while about the same volume think their personal finance will get worse, according to a recently Consumer Confidence Index.

    March 4, 2012 1:11
  • Promise and Peril: On telecos in Africa

    Promise and Peril: On telecos in Africa

    Poor infrastructure, fragmented markets and stiff competition mean Africa poses risks as well as potential rewards for telecom operators hunting for growth in countries like oil-rich Nigeria and post-revolution Libya and Tunisia.

    March 3, 2012 5:19
  • Speculations Spectacular: Euro Falls As Greece Moves Back In Spotlight

    Speculations Spectacular: Euro Falls As Greece Moves Back In Spotlight

    "This week's massive ECB liquidity injection into the market is also keeping the single currency vulnerable to selling, particularly against its higher yielding and riskier counterparts," said Omer Esiner, chief market analyst at Commonwealth Foreign Exchange in Washington.

    March 3, 2012 5:09
 
 
  • Cultural Stereotypes in the Marketplace

    Cultural Stereotypes in the Marketplace

    Eva Fernandes thinks cultural stereotypes are part and parcel of the market place.

    February 27, 2012 4:14
  • Does your company treat you right?

    Does your company treat you right?

    1 in 5 people earning Dh6000 a month or less, say they have been asked to go on unpaid leave; what is more out of the 34 percent who say they've been asked to go on unpaid leave in the last year, have been asked to take 4-5 weeks or more. For more shocking statistics about the working world, read on...

    February 27, 2012 3:57
  • World’s fastest smartphone unveiled…but is it cool?

    World’s fastest smartphone unveiled…but is it cool?

    Huawei has made strides delivering one of the best technological advances in smartphone technology. Now it's up to the marketing to get Apple, Samsung, Blackberry and Nokia fans to notice.

    February 27, 2012 3:07
 
  • The ABCs of the Business of Philanthropy

    The ABCs of the Business of Philanthropy

    Atlas Corporate Services' Paul Hymers shares insights on the common structures for charitable giving and why building trust and foundations isn’t just for the super-rich anymore.

    February 26, 2012 2:14