19 Jul

UK companies looking at the Middle East are typically first drawn to the UAE (business hub), Saudi Arabia (biggest market) or perhaps Qatar (2022…

17 Jul

Dubai International Finance Centre is introducing new licensing categories and fees to make establishing business within the DIFC easier and more affordable, to attract…

09 Jul

When I arrived in the UAE in 2008, talk was already rife of imminent amendments to the country’s corporate laws that would permit majority…

23 Jun

I ended up in the BCB as a result of a series of fortuitous events. At around the same time that I started looking…

23 Jun

With the UAE summer climate reaching up to 45 degrees, the need for cooling products to balance…

23 Apr

Ramadan Effect While it’s easy to imagine the month of Ramadan as a freeze on most business transactions, the holy month actually sees increased activity…

20 Mar

Happy Birthday Internet! – Truly British Tech! The World Wide Web turned 30 years old! Its estimated that over four billion people, or 60 percent of…

13 Mar

Dubai Future Accelerators (an initiative by Dubai Future Foundation, Dubai Government) have opened applications for their 6th cohort and it is a great opportunity…

13 Feb

Tech: What’s going on in 2019 The British Centres for Business hosted a fantastic tech forum this month, bringing together UK companies to hear from…