Perspectives

History and Transformation of Qatar

04 Nov 2016

Before Qatar turned into an oil economy in 1940, Qatar consisted of little more than a few villages on the shoreline that were economically dependent on pearl fishing and nomadic cattle-breeding tribes. Under British “protection”...

Market Trends on ELearning

01 Oct 2016

With advent of technology and increasing cost of human capital, elearning has been growing at massive pace across regions. Had an opportunity to attend a seminar on the market trends on eLearning and so thought of sharing some key data...

Social issues on being big or small!

11 Aug 2016

 Social marketing is the latest buzz word and whether you are a startup or a big wig you want to get social. And though many intellectual souls have already written, spoken and thought about how social marketing varies for big and small...

WHAT’S SO DIFFICULT ABOUT BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL STARTUP?

30 Jul 2016

I have been involved in building multiple startups, including starting my career with companies which were in very early stage of business. There have been many people around who have given extremely philosophical reasons for a failure of a...

ICT Hardware Challenges

09 Jul 2016

 Depending on various reports I have been reading thought of sharing the top five technology challenges faced by the developing countries 1.     Electricity - The presence of low- power hardware...

Engagement Vs Awareness

05 Jun 2016

Was reading an article on what all you should not do while engaging in social networking sites and one of the points that was covered in it is how people have continued to advertise on social media or digital world in the same way as they used to...

Middle East: Some interesting facts on tourism industry

14 May 2016

Middle East, besides petrol and gas, depends significantly on tourism industry and here are some industry facts 1. GDP Contribution The direct contribution of Travel & Tourism to GDP was USD73.7bn (2.7% of total GDP) in 2014, and is...

Process Optimization in the Backend Delivery Operation

24 Apr 2016

Process optimization is the need of the hour in the competitive market be it any sector from Information technology to manufacturing. The process workflow has to be evolving from day to day operation for best optimization, as rightly said by Mr...

Qatar: National Development Strategy

11 Apr 2016

As Qatar sets its eyes on an ambitious vision, the National Development Strategy (NDS) is the vehicle that will take it there, helping Qatar achieve the goals that are unheard of. Here's a quick snapshot of NDS Driving Sustainable...

Some interesting social media statistics for Arab Region

24 Mar 2016

 Some interesting findings on perceptions of people towards social media in Arab Region - 81% believe social media have made it easier for people to connect - 70% think they are closer to people due to social media - 66% feel...