Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News

 
  • A Strange Mix: Social Work and Nakheel

    A Strange Mix: Social Work and Nakheel

    Nakheel is in social work mode, now that it has finally found something to do that everyone can be happy about. It's building artificial reefs to rebuild marine life where their projects lay. The same projects they say didn't affect fish populations at all. Yes, that one.

    November 26, 2011 3:21
  • Pop! Goes the Groupon Bubble

    Pop! Goes the Groupon Bubble

    With Groupon shares dropping to $20, Kipp can’t help but speculate a similar fate for the UAE’s avid group buying market.

    November 23, 2011 4:58
  • Opposing views: in the dark about oil demand

    Opposing views: in the dark about oil demand

    Some say global demand for oil is waning. Others say the exact opposite. Get the right facts and make up your own mind. Everyone else is in the dark.

    November 23, 2011 4:58
 
  • An Emirati Dilemma: gender divide among the workforce

    An Emirati Dilemma: gender divide among the workforce

    GCC women, particularly in the UAE, are already strong headway in the workforce. But now Eva Fernandes points to a widening divide between Emirati men and women’s skills sets.

    November 23, 2011 4:40
  • With budget and staff cuts, where the jobs at?

    With budget and staff cuts, where the jobs at?

    The news is riddled with economic casualties yet recruitment agencies are saying jobs are everywhere. Is this really a case of looking for a job in all the wrong places?

    November 23, 2011 3:34
  • The perfect pitch: An entrepreneur’s secret weapon?

    The perfect pitch: An entrepreneur’s secret weapon?

    As entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley swap tanning stories. Kipp wonders what venture capitalists in the UAE look for in a perfect pitch? Tailored suits, well-gelled hair and full-on make up?

    November 22, 2011 3:58
 
  • Group launches first Islamic Interchange Benchmark

    Group launches first Islamic Interchange Benchmark

    A sharia-compliant alternative to LIBOR and formed through collaboration of 16 firms, IIBR may be used to price range of Islamic instruments although widespread use may not be so easy.

    November 22, 2011 3:13