More than 20 leaders from the global payment sector will gather to discuss and debate the future of cards at a major summit commencing next week in Bahrain.
The second edition of GCC Cards Summit 2010 is set to be held between Novembe
The extent of the gravitational shift of businesses towards emerging markets and the implications of such a shift for global business came under spotlight at a recent globalisation debate in London.
London Business School’s Global Leadersh
Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong are participating in the Country Showcases which will be held prior to the fifth Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) Summit.
The event will be held on May 12, 2008, in Amman, Jordan.
Gulf states should take advantage of globalisation to devise a strategy for their future based on technology and away from depletable oil resources, a senior GCC official was quoted as saying.
While the six GCC nations need to stick
The growing pace of globalisation within the healthcare sector is creating new opportunities for companies and specialists in the Middle East, according to a Singaporean expert.
Although many people have traditionally opted to stay in thei
The founder and CEO of the Hong Kong-based Global Institute For Tomorrow (GIFT), a private, non-profit organisation, Chandran Nair will be in Abu Dhabi early next year to address a key gathering of regional development professionals.
Last week there was unrest in the labour camps of Dubai. Workers - most of them poor migrants from the Indian Subcontinent - protested against the hardships caused by yet another shift in exchange rates.
The rupee is rising; the dinar, di
The head of the International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday that global investment and growth prospects were at risk from a dramatic rise in private equity buy-outs and threats posed by financial globalisation.
Rodrigo Rato said the trou
The public relations industry is growing fast on the back of the rapid democratisation and economic growth of many Gulf countries, industry experts were told.
'Modern public relations has become a significant tool in regional communication