Heralding major reforms, Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 programme was launched with much gusto last year. Has there been significant progress?
The UAE Central Bank is introducing a new initiative in line with global movement on digital payments
As the GCC begins implementing an excise tax on tobacco, industry insiders urge for measures to ensure illicit trade doesn’t flourish
With digital transformation continuing to increase in importance for companies, what are the opportunities and challenges facing SMEs?
Managing director of financial services for MENA at Accenture, Amr El Saadani, explains how GCC countries can leapfrog their way to the top of the digital banking tree
Once a sleepy weekend getaway for UAE residents, Ras Al Khaimah is rapidly transforming into an international destination in its own right
The start-up ecosystem has boomed in the region over the last few years, with the recent Amazon deal also signalling the entry of international players
Amid shifting consumer habits and the imminent arrival of Amazon, Gulf retailers are warned to adapt or face a similar fate to their global peers
As technology continues to develop at pace, we examine the impact on logistics, and how the industry is moving into a new era