The current emphasis on UAE-India bilateral trade and investment puts the Gulf state in an enviable position.
The Luxury Closet had a spectacular year in 2015: it achieved triple-digit growth and managed to secure $3.2 million in its series of funding from key regional institutional investors, including Middle East Venture Partners and Wamda Capital. Kunal Kapoor, the founder of The Luxury Closet, shares some of the insights he gained along the way.
Fees, red tape, a slowdown in lending and the tough economic conditions are all combining to produce a grim period for the country’s SMEs, says Ed Attwood
For new businesses, costs are high and money is often tight. Chantal Bechervaise suggests five ways to save some of that all important cash
After building a unique website, the team behind medical tourism start-up, Medigo, discovered someone was taking advantage of their hard work. Chief product officer and co-founder, Ieva Soblickaite, and head of content, Florence Collins, explain what they did when they found out their website was being copied
Saudi crude exports to the United States have remained relatively constant at around 1.2 million barrels per day since 2009
Regulation is an evolving process; it may be time for change, again, argues Ed Attwood
Ekaterina Zotkova of socialbakers.com explains how you can succeed on one of today’s most important social media platforms.
Repeated parliamentary protests against petrol subsidy cuts are irresponsible and fail to recognise the country’s serious economic predicament, says Courtney Trenwith
Middle East oil consumption grew almost four times faster than the world average, says Reuters analyst John Kemp