Announced M&A deal value in the Mena region decreased to $19.7 billion in the first half (H1) of 2016 from $21.9 billion in H1 2015, marking a decrease of 10 per cent, according to EY, a multinational professional services firm.
Pattana Golf Club and Resort in Thailand will make its debut as one of the host venues when the Mena Golf Tour returns to Thailand in 2017 in a clear manifestation of the tour’s rising popularity index in the Far East and beyond.
Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort and Spa - part of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) – has signed an agreement with the regional programme, Economic Integration of Women in the Mena Region (EconoWin).
The programme is i
Investments in themeparks, infrastructure and retail in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region will further boost the printing industry and the sector's revenues is forecast to grow at 7.2 per cent per annum, a report said.
Despite its dominant role in terms of hydrocarbons reserves, Mena will become the world’s second-largest gas-importing region, according to the International Energy Agency.
Consumption of natural gas in the Middle East, the
”Doing a job I feel passionate about” is the most important attribute for fresh graduates in the UAE, followed by “competitive salaries” (14 per cent), “opportunities for career progression” (9 per cent), and
Vice Media, a top youth media company and content creation studio and Moby Group, a media and communications group, have partnered to bring Vice’s digital and mobile programming into every major media market in the Mena region for the firs
Bahrain-based Bank ABC has recently hired a number of senior bankers with extensive regional and international expertise in support of its growth plans and its strategic objective to become Mena’s leading international bank.
The Mena region saw an increase of 0.1 point to reach a total rating of 62.1on the 2016 Global Food Security Index (GFSI) jointly released by DuPont and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), a research and analysis unit.
Bahrain-based Bank ABC, which successfully concluded a comprehensive rebranding exercise in 2015, won a prestigious accolade at the international Transform Awards Mena 2016, held in Dubai earlier this month.
The bank won the silver priz