CATEGORIES

Piling up

The increased use of electronic devices has led to an incredible amount of e-waste that merits urgent attention, writes Zainab Mansoor

2 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

THE CLOUD AT YOUR DOOR

As Oracle opens its new cloud region in Dubai, expanding its presence in the region, the company’s regional head explains why the cloud plays a key role in the current crisis with the move towards digital transformation accelerating at an unprecedented pace

9 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

Revamped interiors

Airplane cabins could look different the next time you fly

2 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

Phi Trends: Cloud computing and big data - the way forward

Rising global digitisation due to the pandemic has been a catalyst for companies in the cloud computing and data analytics space, opines entrepreneur and investor Shailesh Dash, who shares his market perspective in this monthly column

5 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

Explainer: How has the pandemic changed travellers' hospitality demands?

The pandemic is revealing that people are not looking to experiment and prefer staying at tried-and-tested properties

3 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

A class act

Mercedes-Benz has launched the seventh generation of its flagship S-Class, demonstrating its worldview of a car that merges the concepts of uber luxury and next-generation technology

5 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

Breaking Down Barriers For Mobile Esports To Thrive

The mobile platform offers the GCC a chance to catch up with more established regions of Asia, Europe and North America in esports development

3 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

Invest In The Founder, Not The Company

In an exclusive interview, regional venture capitalist Noor Sweid outlines how the startup ecosystem has coped with the pandemic and reveals her plans for the future

4 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

Is Your CEO Succession Plan Prepared For A Pandemic?

The Covid crisis has revealed the importance of having a well-thought out succession plan for executives

3 mins read
Gulf Business
October 2020

Selling time

Mohammed Abdulmagied Seddiqi, chief commercial officer at Seddiqi Holding, says that Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons isn’t letting the Covid-19 crisis drastically alter the business model of one of the world’s largest luxury watch retailers

7 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

The necessary alliance: Banking and fintech

The use of technology to facilitate financial offerings, commonly known as fintech (financial technology), has been around for a while, but has gained renewed focus in recent years, in turn impacting the financial ecosystem.

10+ mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

Connecting the dots

It is critical for regional healthcare providers to augment, improve and enhance their digital health readiness and footprint

4 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

NO WAY BUT UP

In an exclusive interview, chairman of Dubai’s Danube Group, Rizwan Sajan, outlines why he is confident about a ‘V’ shaped recovery in the UAE, how his company has navigated the Covid-19 crisis and what lies ahead

10+ mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

An African tale

Salvage your safari plans with a trip to the Mara, and then wind down with a short hop to Zanzibar

5 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

Dilemma Of The New Normal

Saying ‘no’ more often means we can focus on the priorities that fulfil our purpose

3 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

Phi Trends: How Covid-19 Has Accelerated Healthtech

The crisis has opened up many growth avenues for healthtech ventures, which are attracting a significant amount of investor interest, opines entrepreneur and investor Shailesh Dash, who shares his market perspective in this monthly column

4 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

Covid-19 Worsens Corporate Cyber-Security Woes

As organisations struggle to spread the security umbrella to remote workers, experts urge renewed commitment to cybersecurity best practices

8 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

Banking On Banks: How Are They Faring?

For as long as people have existed, banking has existed, even in its most non-descript form.

6 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

Investment Trends Through The Covid Lens

How has the Covid-19 pandemic impacted investor attitude and what are the key trends shaping the world of tomorrow? Christian Gattiker, head of Research at Swiss wealth manager, Bank Julius Baer, reveals more details

3 mins read
Gulf Business
September 2020

STRONG FOUNATION

With Muslim consumers across the world seeking out faith-based products and services, the Islamic economy is seeing robust growth among all its different verticals

10 mins read
Gulf Business
August 2020

The LinkedIn makeover – 7 steps to get noticed

Look better, rank higher and get interactive to supercharge your professional profile

3 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

Rice in the desert

The Covid-19 pandemic, while ringing in other changes, is also spurring the UAE to grow more of its food

3 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

Rebuilding a post-Covid world

Sustainability must take priority as economies begin the process of recovering from the impact of the coronavirus

3 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

MANAGING CHANGE SUCCESSFULLY

Leaders have the responsibility of ensuring that employees are able to smoothly transition back to offices

3 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

Going the distance

The new Range Rover Fifty limited edition celebrates half a century of iconic SUV design and engineering that hasn’t lost sight of its roots

2 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

How digitisation will help THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

Deploying technological tools will help regional oil and gas operators improve worker health and safety and innovate to find new solutions

2 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

Explainer: Is the booming healthy snacks sector in the region well-regulated?

As consumers in the GCC increasingly focus on adopting fitter lifestyles, the regional health food industry has seen massive growth

3 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

CROSSING NEW FRONTIERS

Saudi Arabia is transforming its technology landscape, aiming to become the regional hub for innovation and building an ecosystem where the tools of tomorrow are conceptualised and created. Powering that ambition is LEAP, a new mega tech event set to have a ‘seismic’ impact on the global stage. Gulf Business has the exclusive details

9 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

Driving the change agenda

Making an ‘implementation intention’ can make a huge difference to ensuring you actually carry out what you planned to do

3 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020

Be prepared

These four financial moves can help tide you through challenging times

3 mins read
Gulf Business
July 2020