The building, construction and real estate sector has been one of the cornerstones of the UAE economy for some time and will continue to play a crucial role in the country’s long-term economic diversification, said an expert at a key indus
Three-quarters of British company bosses are considering moving operations abroad following the vote to leave the European Union, according to a survey published on Monday.
The KPMG survey of 100 UK chief executives, from companie
KPMG in Bahrain has announced the opening of its new office at the Bahrain Financial Habour as part of its efforts to address the local business community’s needs.
The new office, located close to the Bahrain Investment Cent
A total $27.4 billion invested across 1,886 venture capital deals globally during the second quarter (Q2) of 2016, representing a fourth-straight quarter of investor pull-back in activity, a report said.
The total number of deals
While 72 per cent of chief executive officers (CEOs) believe the next three years will be more critical to their industry than the previous 50, they are confident in their company’s growth prospects, a report said.
Three-quarters of directors say the alignment of board talent with the company’s long-term strategy is a critical challenge for their board, according to a new report released by professional services group KPMG.
Three in fi
Value-added tax (VAT) will affect sales of goods and services in Bahrain with limited exemptions and consumption tax relief, an expert said, adding that there will be a right for businesses to claim a credit for VAT paid on their business expens
KPMG Fakhro hosted a seminar in Bahrain for entrepreneurs to discuss key challenges that businesses will face in the upcoming years including the changing regulatory and tax environment in the region.
A member firm of KPMG interna
The regional banking sector has entered a new paradigm where we see margin compression, tightening liquidity, moderate asset and profit growth, limited capital market activity, greater focus on cost reduction, a report said.
GCC countries attracted combined investment of $4.57 billion across 64 transactions during the first quarter of 2016, led by the UAE which had 23 targets, said an industry expert.
While Saudi Arabia and Kuwait followed with 15 tar