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  • Fix your career

    Fix your career

    If you’re unhappy with your lot at work, you need to do something about it. But the current employment market is deadly, so make sure you do it right.

    July 22, 2010 1:44
  • Retail in Ramadan

    Retail in Ramadan

    Most of us can appreciate the fundamentals of supply and demand – until the goods in question are our kitchen staples, that is.

    July 15, 2010 3:53
  • Water fight: Part two

    Water fight: Part two

    In the second part of our water analysis, Kipp explores ways to combat water scarcity. With the issue rapidly climbing both social and political agendas, the imperative to act is growing.

    July 13, 2010 5:27
  • Water fight: Part one

    Water fight: Part one

    Our region, like many in the world, faces a looming crisis: Water scarcity. In the first of a two part analysis, Kipp examines the political and economic elements at play.

    July 12, 2010 3:52
  • A woman’s world

    A woman’s world

    There is an economic transformation underway, as a billion of the world’s women alter the economic status quo. What’s happening, and where will it lead us?

    July 1, 2010 7:45
  • The spying game

    The spying game

    Move over James Bond: these guys are the real deal. Kipp checks out the world of international espionage, and find it’s a profession that is still alive and thriving.

    June 30, 2010 2:17
  • Lebanon’s draft budget

    Lebanon’s draft budget

    Lebanon’s government is banking on an expanding economy to prop up a $4 billion fiscal deficit and a mountain of public debt.

    June 30, 2010 1:42
  • Mr. Swatch

    Mr. Swatch

    One of Lebanon’s most successful sons, Nicolas Hayek, has died aged 82. Here’s how he became one of the world’s richest men, and saved the entire Swiss watch industry into the bargain.

    June 29, 2010 3:21
  • What’s going on with the UAE’s print media?

    What’s going on with the UAE’s print media?

    Moving online, pausing production, restructuring, cutting frequencies; the local print industry seems to be going through a tough time. Here’s what’s happening.

    June 24, 2010 4:47
  • World’s wealthiest play it safe

    World’s wealthiest play it safe

    Ultra-rich investors are looking for clarity and straight talk from business before investing their money and trust. And it seems to be working out for them.

    June 23, 2010 5:31