A Cityscape In Flux
As the region’s biggest real estate conference opened its doors, market conditions, new launches and government reforms were top of the agenda.
X Marks The Spot
The new fourth-generation BMW X5 is a more eager off-road machine than any of its predecessors
What's In A Naim?
The British audio manufacturer thats been operational for over four decades is still a major innovator in the high-end audio business
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An Italian job, finished in Switzerland
Inspiring Generations Of Women
This years Gulf Business Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Her ExcellencySheikhaLubnabintKhalid AlQasimifor her outstanding contribution to theUAEin both her governmental and private sector roles. Motivate Media Groups managing partner and group editor, IanFairservice, sat with Her Excellency to discuss her achievements, the growing influence ofEmiratiwomen, and the strength of the nations youth
How AI Is Driving User Experience
Flow Fournier, senior UX manager at RBBi, explains how the incentives to drive AIpowered strategies in the region are stronger than ever
Designing The Future
With the fourth edition of Dubai Design Week taking place next month,EliasKamelJabbelooks ahead to the increasingly popular event, and how the regions design and architecture industries are evolving
Delivering A Successful Energy Transition
DrMatarAlNeyadi, undersecretary at theUAEMinistry of Energy and Industry and chairman of theUAEOrganisingCommittee for the24thWorld Energy Congress, explains how theUAEis adapting to a fast-changing energy landscape
Cityscape Global's Expanding Horizons
Ahead of this years Cityscape Global, taking place at Dubai World Trade Centre from October 2-4, we speak with exhibition director Tom Rhodes about the ever-popular event and the evolution of the regions real estate industry
Nurturing A New Corporate Business Culture
Being successful in any business has a lot more to do with how happy and productive your employees are rather than any business plans or strategies, explains Centena Group's chairman and managing director Sanjay Raghunath
If you need an example of sheer tenacity, unbridled determination and steely courage, meet Adel Mardini. The CEO and president of Jetex Flight Support, headquartered in Dubai, hasn’t inherited his success and it hasn't come without a fight
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The only watch you’ll need when rushing between time zones
Listen And Learn
Devialet has disrupted the world of high end audio with its Bluetooth speaker, the Gold Phantom, which produces a quality of sound that will make you weep
With the annual Hajj pilgrimage at its core, the Gulf region’s religious tourism market has long been a thriving one. But the arrival of painting Salvator Mundi at the Louvre Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque's drawing of millions of visitors every year and other upcoming religious attractions mean the industry is looking stronger than ever
Influential Indians In The GCC
The Gulf’s Indian diaspora is unquestionably one of its most influential groups. We take a closer look at some of the top billionaires, business legends, entrepreneurs and executives that have shaped the community and wider economic landscape
Across The Finish Line
The Porsche 911 Speedster Concept is a fitting tribute to the 70th anniversary of the iconic carmaker
Building For The Future
Al Ruwad Real Estate’s managing director, Ismail Al Hammadi, discusses the challenges, opportunities and trends prevalent in the GCC’s real estate industry
A Lesson In Success
Dr Vajahat Hussain, CEO of Amity Middle East and one of our Influential Indians, gives insights into his role and why he thinks so many of his country men and women have found success in the GCC
A Greek Triumph
Gulf Business travelled to Messinia in Greece to witness the unveiling of Montblanc’s epic new writing instrument, the Homer Writers Edition, which pays tribute to one of literature’s most prolific and mysterious figures
The Scent Of A Winner
The all-new Muhammad Ali brand of fragrances celebrates the pugilist’s illustrious life.
The Rise Of Battery Storage And Its Implications For The Renewables Sector
Jim Simpson, partner, and Chris Shelton, associate at Winston & Strawn, examine the potential for battery storage across the GCC and why Africa can provide inspiration.
Real Estate Resurgence
With diversification plans taking shape, 10–year visas on the horizon and oil prices holding firm, investor sentiment has increased again in the GCC’s property market.
Mergers And Acquisitions: Ensuring Success After The First 90 Days
Angelica Carr, founder of Aim Business Coaching, explores how companies can ensure a smooth and swift transition during M&A deals.
How GCC Governments Can Digitally Inspire The Middle East
Safder Nazir, vice president digital industries at Huawei Middle East, looks at how the Gulf’s digital evolution can spur on its neighbours across the Middle East.
Honda: The Wing-Walker
The HondaJet Elite is a newcomer to the field of private business jets, but it’s already soaring well above the competition.
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Making British watchmaking great again.
Back In The Driving Seat
For decades women in Saudi Arabia have been denied the right to drive. The lifting of the female driving ban in June is symbolic in social terms, but there are wider economic benefits that could boost Saudi Arabia in many and varied ways.
A Shot In The Arm For The Healthcare Industry
In an exclusive interview, the healthcare industry’s rising star Alisha Moopen discusses the enduring pull of helping others, how Aster DM Healthcare is continually striving to make positive impact, and how she plans to use her new platform as a Young Global Leader.
Talking Time: Fabrizio Buonomassa Stigliani, Bulgari
The design director spearheading Bulgari’s watch developments is all about the long game
Service And Personalisation Are Factors Required To Maintain Competitive Edge
Mohammad A Baker, deputy chairman and CEO of Gulf Marketing Group, looks at the state of the UAE’s retail environment, and how brands can improve their chances of success