Perspectives

Investment opportunities in Telecom in the Middle East

16 Aug 2015

The telecom sector in the MENA region has witnessed tremendous growth over the past three years. In fact, some of the markets, especially in the GCC countries, reached near saturation due to the rapid increase in subscribers and mobile...

Rise of the Digital Services sector in MENA

16 Aug 2015

The Middle East is one of the fastest growing emerging markets in the world. As the region becomes more digitally connected, demand for Digital Services and technologies is also becoming more prominent. Compared with global trends, many aspects...

Changing face of media in the Middle East

16 Aug 2015

The introduction of a digital platform for media has changed the game plans for all media outlets in the world. In the Middle East the effect of digital media is more prominent in the changes it has brought to their society. Access to information...

Women Entrepreneurs of the Middle East

16 Aug 2015

Arab Women Entrepreneurs have always existed, long before the term became a buzzword. According to Forbes magazine – “In the past 10 years, there has been much change. There has been a perfect storm that has led to increased numbers...

Holidaying in the Middle East

16 Aug 2015

The Middle East offers a whole plethora of culture, heritage, modern architecture, adventure sports and family entertainment. While Dubai is the most popular and favoured destination – other cities like Abu Dhabi and Qatar are emerging as...

Putting your money into the Middle East

16 Aug 2015

The new trend of investments is looking towards the Middle East. Violence and instability notwithstanding, the Middle East is slowly being viewed as a lucrative market for investments. This belief has got a further impetus from the International...

Enjoying the strains of Middle Eastern music

16 Aug 2015

The influence of Middle Eastern music can be seen around the world. Various nations in Asia and Europe have adopted several of the basics of the Middle Eastern strains to create their tunes for many years. Islam has been a common factor that has...

Economics of development in MENA region

16 Aug 2015

The transformation in the Middle East presents a historic opportunity for the Arab countries in transition as they rethink not only their political but also their economic systems. Maintaining economic stability depends on modernizing and...

Political environment of the Middle East

16 Aug 2015

Iraq has been at war for a decade now and it still hasn’t seen much respite and it has a long way to go before it achieves any form of stability. The Arab Spring brought to the fore the Middle Eastern people’s frustration with the way...

Cultural heritage of the Middle East

16 Aug 2015

For any new businessman, traveler or just the inquisitive person, knowing about the culture of a particular country can be very useful. It is useful in order to do business, useful to better understand and enjoy a vacation and also better to...