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UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

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Finance September 07, 2016

Who’s who in the Islamic economy

In collaboration with its premium partners, emerging markets advisor ISFIN is launching the second edition of its extensive Islamica 500 guide to the world’s most prominent and influential personalities...

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Finance January 01, 2016

Credit insurance: the most cost-effective way to support SMEs’ expansion

Massimo Falcioni, Head of Middle East Countries at Coface, explains the strengths of credit insurance and lessons learned from the 2008 crisis, explaining credit insurance addresses key challenges of...

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Finance December 09, 2015

Emirates NBD, a custodian of UAE’s pearl diving heritage

Created by one of the most prominent philanthropists in the history of the UAE, the Emirates NBD Pearl Museum houses one of the largest and finest collections of pearls in the world, and was gifted...

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Real Estate November 30, 2015

“Just like buying that Fendi suit or Versace dress, you can now buy a Versace apartment”

Damac Properties is bringing limited edition designer residences to the UAE with its collaborations with interior design branches of high-end fashion brands such as Fendi, Versace and Bugatti. Ziad...

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Medical November 24, 2015

Groundbreaking diabetes institute advances prevention through education

The Dasman Diabetes Institute seeks to improve Kuwait’s quality of life through health education and empowerment of its citizens through healthy lifestyles. Its Director-General, Dr Kazem Behbehani...

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Manufacturing November 12, 2015

“Now you cannot only spend more, but you are also able to invest”

Focusing on the luxury end of beauty, fashion and gift items in the Middle East, the Chalhoub Group created a highly respected retail academy to demonstrate how to add value to customer services. CEO...

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Others November 06, 2015

Expo 2020 to pull in the best in class of American industries to the UAE

The UAE represents a historic ally in the region for the United States and is its largest export market in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). President of the US-UAE Business Council Danny E....

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Manufacturing October 27, 2015

Paradigm shift in ‘open and dynamic’ Dubai reduces reliance on hydrocarbons, boosts support for SMEs and innovation

Non-oil sectors now contribute more than 70% to Dubai’s GDP and the emirate has made a significant effort to ensure SMEs have access to the most apt lines of credit to keep its economic diversification...

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Real Estate October 23, 2015

Bloom Holding embraces international partnerships to develop integrated communities with best-in-class health and education

Sameh Muhtadi, CEO of Bloom Holding, analyzes the different real estate market trends in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, and welcomes the steps forward undertaken by the government to provide investors with protection...

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Real Estate October 21, 2015

New landmark development in the heart of the Islamic culture capital

Hayssam El-Masri, Founder and President of Sharjah Oasis Real Estate Development, explains the key determinants that made the UAE the business platform for the rest of the region, and the unique luxury...

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Others October 13, 2015

Dubai Economic Council and The Worldfolio announce strategic partnership

Partnership aims to heighten global awareness with regards to UAE and Dubai’s economic development and efforts towards economic diversification

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Construction October 07, 2015

RAK’s Al Marjan Island completes phase one of its new Corniche

The Al Marjan Island (AMI) Company has recently completed phase one of the Al Marjan Island Corniche project, which extends up to Al Hamra Village and creates a dedicated 3.5km-long pedestrian and cycling...

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Tourism & Culture September 25, 2015

“The expo area is where everybody invests in tourism now”

As one of the most respected experts in the tourism and hospitality sector, Mr. Ghassan Aridi, Executive Chairman of Paramount Hotels & Resorts and CEO of Alpha Tours, gives The Worldfolio his perspective...