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High hopes: a second chance for Dubai

High hopes: a second chance for Dubai

With the region's aviation industry gaining momentum, will businesses in Dubai find a way to get their second wind and flourish once again?

November 20, 2011 2:45
 
World’s wealthy see inheritance as “unnecessary burden”

World’s wealthy see inheritance as “unnecessary burden”

A third of rich folks don’t trust their kids to protect their inheritance, saying that financial legacy just isn’t as good as earned wealth, anyway. Precious de Leon reports.

November 14, 2011 5:52
 
High risk for Dubai’s high rise residents

High risk for Dubai’s high rise residents

Know what to when there’s a real emergency in your building? Maybe it’s time you did. Precious de Leon, asks who’s responsible for your safety at home and at work.

November 14, 2011 4:21
 
Bottoming out: top firms of yesteryear now struggle

Bottoming out: top firms of yesteryear now struggle

With the internet giving consumers more access to competitive products, some pioneering products are struggling to survive. Even in the corporate world, it's evolve or die, says Precious de Leon.

November 1, 2011 2:12
 
Dubious delays?: Abu Dhabi’s museum move

Dubious delays?: Abu Dhabi’s museum move

It's a marketing tactic and not economic realities that led to the decision to delay some of their projects, says TDIC. Of course, it is.

October 30, 2011 2:31
 
Baby steps: Can a kids shop find success online?

Baby steps: Can a kids shop find success online?

Inspired by her own experiences of limited resources and right products for kids in the region, Mona Ataya hopes to make it easier for other mums with her latest project.

October 26, 2011 5:11
 
UAE, KSA telcos compensate subscribers for Blackberry outage

UAE, KSA telcos compensate subscribers for Blackberry outage

In a move that just may surprise you given the notorious reputation of their less than desirable customer service, telecoms…

October 12, 2011 11:39
 
Telcos can ring in profits from the business sector

Telcos can ring in profits from the business sector

In the MENA region, this business segment is yet to generate profits for telco operators even though the regional enterprise ICT market is sizable.

October 11, 2011 3:27
 
No honey, no money: Wealth managers learn the regional ropes

No honey, no money: Wealth managers learn the regional ropes

Investment managers must go beyond facts and learn to woo potential clients in the region through good reputation and genuine human connection, says Precious de Leon.

October 4, 2011 3:39