11 Jun

  An Update from our Colleagues in Qatar On 4 June 2017, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic ties with Qatar.…

03 Apr

  The eagle eyed amongst you have already spotted the press release being shared by our (new!) colleagues at the end of last week. Whilst…

15 May
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  Whether you’re visiting the UAE for a meeting or this is your first Ramadan as a resident, The Holy Month offers a new experience.…

21 Jun

  The BCB offers market-entry incubator support for our clients. This includes everything that is needed to set up ‘onshore’ in Dubai, allowing for complete…

20 Jun
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  Growing up, I was an academically oriented child and won a scholarship to study at McGill University in Canada which changed my life. Living…

18 Jun

  IMF estimates show that oil revenues accounted for 50 to 90% of total GCC government revenues during 2012 – 15. To counter this dependence, GCC countries…

10 May

  Dubai is where I started as a wife and mother of 2 before landing at the BCB as a Trade Manager. It has been…

09 May
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  Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is expected to start on 26th May this year. During Ramadan, able-bodied Muslims of a certain…

25 Apr
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I moved to Dubai in 2005 and spent a good decade supporting the growth of the creative industries in the UAE. The longest stint was…