28 Nov

1. Plan ahead. Sounds simple, but some companies still do expect to turn up and for the rain to fall. It might, but…

28 Nov

The UAE is taking giant strides to become the fastest growing e-commerce market in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). According to reports,…

28 Nov

In conjunction with the Big 5 this year, the BCB hosted a trade delegation from the South East of England consisting of…

30 Oct

Last week, I attended a series of meetings with leading healthcare distributors in the UAE, discussing trends and needs in not just the UAE…

30 Oct

I attended the forum organized by the DHA to discuss opportunities in healthcare investment in Dubai, its future vision and ambitions to increase investment…

30 Sep

Expo 2020 Dubai, the world’s greatest show, is just over a year away where Dubai will welcome more than 25 million visitors from around…

30 Sep

The Abu Dhabi Department of Health have started work on their Healthcare Strategy. The three areas of focus being Access Quality Costs Primary care will…

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…