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  • Tapping into the Arab Spring–Gulf Capital’s Dr Karim El Solh in Abu Dhabi

    Tapping into the Arab Spring–Gulf Capital’s Dr Karim El Solh in Abu Dhabi

    The Abu Dhabi-based asset management firm Gulf Capital 
recently announced a new credit initiative that would aim to fill the capital vacuum in the region. The CEO, Dr Karim El Solh, sat down with Atique Naqvi to discuss the new fund and investment strategy in the wake of the Arab Spring.

    August 9, 2011 12:11
  • Are You Ready for the New GCC?

    Are You Ready for the New GCC?

    The big question in power circles in the region is whether the GCC would allow full membership to Jordan and Morocco or something similar to Yemen’s limited observer status.

    June 29, 2011 5:15
  • Celine Bertin, Director of International Marketing, Ebel

    Celine Bertin, Director of International Marketing, Ebel

    Celebrating a century in business, luxury watch brand Ebel launches a book that includes Arabic marketing posters that date back to the 1960s, showing a strong history in the region.

    June 29, 2011 4:46
 
  • Money minting money: Wealth report displays Darwinism

    Money minting money: Wealth report displays Darwinism

    While a large part of American population is either jobless or struggles to keep jobs, and the financial woes in…

    June 23, 2011 3:41
  • The Silverscreen Dream

    The Silverscreen Dream

    With more and more people choosing a night at the movies to forget about the economic crisis, cinemas are experiencing a boom. TRENDS’s Atique Naqvi bags a seat in the front row to get the full picture.

    May 31, 2011 2:52
  • Interview: Rich Riley, SVP and MD EMEA, Yahoo!

    Interview: Rich Riley, SVP and MD EMEA, Yahoo!

    Yahoo! EMEA SVP and MD Rich Riley shares insights including the extent of censorship in Yahoo!-Maktoob sites plus plans for reaching 85 per cent of online users in MENA.

    May 15, 2011 3:27
 
  • Character Building

    Character Building

    Enjoying the real estate boom and enduring the subsequent doom, the UAE’s property and construction industry is looking ahead for a new investment climate.

    April 28, 2011 3:48
  • Interview: Chris Speller, Group Director of Cityscape Abu Dhabi

    Interview: Chris Speller, Group Director of Cityscape Abu Dhabi

    As Cityscape opens this Sunday and the property sector remains in limbo, Cityscape Abu Dhabi Group Director Chris Speller talks about why it still make sense good business to launch property projects in the region.

    April 14, 2011 4:14
  • Upwardly Mobile: the rise of mobile apps

    Upwardly Mobile: the rise of mobile apps

    Prototype Interactive’s CEO Alexander Rauser shares insights on the growing importance of mobile apps in our digital lifestyle.

    April 14, 2011 2:47
 
  • The power of generating power

    The power of generating power

    Charles Levey is VP of Pratt & Whitney Power Systems. He spoke to Atique Naqvi about generating energy in the region, about climate change skeptics, and about dealing with Iran.

    February 6, 2011 5:22