Bahrain's small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are operating at just over half their productivity potential because of archaic management styles, according to a researcher.
The average productivity of factories in Bahrain is 54.1 per ce
Businesses have seen a rapid proliferation of employee-owned mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets and laptops, but a major problem for them today is how to give employees both flexibility and mobility, while securing the enterpris
Europe should press ahead with a tax on financial transactions even without international consensus, the German and French finance ministers said in a letter sent to the European Commission.
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and h
Islamic banks in the Gulf Arab region need to adopt a new business model and take on more customers to weather the economic downturn, Ernst & Young's head of Islamic finance said.
Islamic banks, many of which are investment houses,