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How TikTok for Business helped brands focus their messaging during Ramadan

Jochen Bischoff, head of Consumer Business Partnerships MENA – Global Business Solutions at TikTok, talks about brand strategies and measurement criteria to gauge the success of campaigns on the platform

How solutions provider Embed is fostering cashless payments across family entertainment centres

In an exclusive conversation, Renee Welsh, chief executive officer at Embed explains how their primary objective is to continue revolutionising the industry

Here’s how to leverage TikTok for Business this Ramadan

TikTok has launched a toolkit to guide brands to create content that is familiar, relatable and noticeable

Dubai International Boat Show

Dubai International Boat Show to return this month

It will be held from March 9-13 at Dubai Harbour, the MENA region’s largest marina

Farid Samji, CEO of Ewings

Interview: Farid Samji, CEO of Ewings, the managing operator of Mahzooz

Mahzooz is the GCC’s first weekly digital draw. It has attempted to have a sizeable impact on disadvantaged sections of the community through its many philanthropic outreach programmes

The eighth edition of World Art Dubai returns this March

The event will be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from March 16-19

How Peru became one of the biggest markets for FDI in South America

An upcoming business networking event this month at the Peru pavilion at Expo 2020 shines a spotlight on the business opportunities for foreign investors seeking inroads into the Latin American country

How Singapore became a beacon for sustainable tourism

Beverly Au Yong, area director for the Middle East at Singapore Tourism Board, explains how the city-state has become a benchmark for sustainable practices

The way forward for digital banking in the UAE

Here’s why digital banking will continue to grow rapidly within the country

Taking FX to the future

Mario Sanchez, managing director and global head of FXCM Pro Sales, shares how innovation is continuing to drive the forex trading industry in 2022, as the company prepares to showcase their latest offering, CFD Prime, at the upcoming iFX Expo in Dubai

Why the CEO of CoinMENA thinks cryptocurrencies are the future of finance

Looking to invest in crypto assets? Talal Tabbaa advises starting small, paying attention to trends and adopting a long-term outlook

Leica watches

Leica’s new mechanical watch models, L1 and L2, now available in Dubai

Dr Andreas Kaufmann, chairman of the supervisory board of Leica Camera AG, explains why the German brand has diversified into the watch business, the direction it is taking, and why it chose Dubai as one of only seven cities where the new collection is available

InZone aggregates business setup options and prices for the UAE

InZone helps individuals choose between the most appropriate company and shareholding structure and jurisdiction to help establish operations in the country

Otis is ready to move future cities through digitalisation and a commitment to ESG

Nader Antar, Head of Strategy and Chief Transformation Officer, Otis EMEA, and President, Otis North and Central Europe, Middle East, Eastern Europe and Central Asia, shares how the company has embraced digitalisation while consistently supporting infrastructure development and delivering on its ESG commitments

Dubai-headquartered EX Sports launches NFT sports marketplace

For every NFT of an athlete sold on its marketplace, 80 per cent of the revenue goes directly to the sportsperson

Expo 2020 Dubai

How Singapore is leading the way for the recovery of the sustainable travel industry

An upcoming panel discussion at Expo 2020 Dubai later this month attempts to explore how urban design and technology will attract the next generation of travellers

Shailesh Dash

How supply chain blockages have impacted the semiconductor industry

Supply chain blockages have caused major disruptions to the semiconductor industry, writes entrepreneur and investor Shailesh Dash, who shares his perspective in this monthly column

Guido Sander, general manager of Roche Diagnostics Middle East

The crucial role that diagnostics play in the healthcare ecosystem

As a 125-year-old company, Roche leverages its experience to foster dialogue within the region, including through its participation in Expo 2020 Dubai

Cloud

What to remember when choosing multi-cloud solutions for your business

Here’s how to identify and eliminate the worst practices in multi-cloud management

Watch season 3 of Succession exclusively on streaming major OSN within the Middle East

Family, corporate politics, alliances, and convoluted power struggles once again come to the forefront in this latest season now available in the region on OSN

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What to expect at the upcoming FUTR World event in Abu Dhabi

Here’s what to expect at FUTR World which will take place from December 9-11 in Abu Dhabi’s Manarat Al Saadiyat

An insider’s guide to Madrid

Spain has opened its doors to international tourists, and especially welcomed visitors from the GCC region. Here’s what you can do in one of its most popular cities

Dubai’s EX Sports and Séan Garnier issue world’s first freestyle football NFTs

Fans can collect and trade NFTs featuring clips of Garnier performing some of his signature moves

Gaurav Biswas, founder and CEO, TruKKer

How TruKKer plans to expand rapidly within the MENA region

Saudi logistics and technology startup TruKKer launched operations in four additional markets in a single month – and there’s more to come. Founder and CEO Gaurav Biswas shares his vision

Shailesh Dash

What to expect from the US equity markets

Investors that identified sectors likely to benefit from the pandemic have enjoyed superior returns, writes entrepreneur and investor Shailesh Dash, who shares his perspective in this monthly column

Shailesh Dash

Dubai investor Shailesh Dash evaluates H1 performance of 5G, gaming and cloud computing stocks

A look at the 2021 first-half performance of some of the stocks recommended by entrepreneur and investor Shailesh Dash, who shares his perspective in this monthly column

Business team in video meeting

ASUS Business confirms their presence in GITEX technology exhibit 2021, Dubai

It will be present at the Dubai World Trade Centre from October 17-21, 2021

Computer racks in Data Center

How outsourcing data centre operations can drive the growth of Middle East companies

The rapid increase in generation and consumption of data has meant an exponential rise in the demand for data centres

Leap Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s startup VC ecosystem grew record 65% y-on-y in H1 2021

The upcoming global tech event, LEAP, will allow startups and platforms to present their ideas and innovations to secure investments

Cybersecurity

How loyalty programmes can safeguard against sophisticated cyberattacks

Loyalty programme fraud costs operators an average of $1bn a year