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Gulf region countries could create greater prosperity by changing global perceptions — and misperceptions — about their national brands, experts say.
Now that international sanctions have been lifted, Iran could prove to be an attractive destination for foreign investors — but its religious establishment creates a significant barrier, experts say.
Saudi Arabia, Oman and other countries in the Middle East and North Africa are seeing growth stall as oil falls below $30 a barrel. The region has one bright spot,[…]
The expanding Saudi Arabia-Iran dispute will likely not affect oil prices or global investment in Arab nations, experts say. But the U.S. can play a role in preventing the conflict[…]
This month, women were elected to local government offices for the first time in Saudi Arabia. It was also the first time they had the right to vote. What will[…]
Mohammad Nabil Jaffar explains how he went from nearly closing his first restaurant to building up an online food-delivery service in the Middle East that he sold for $170 million.
What do you do after you invent the Pepsi Challenge and help Steve Jobs lead Apple? If you are John Sculley, you take aim at an underserved area of the[…]
Following an agreement to lift sanctions against Iran, European firms will be quick to pick up where they left off in 2012. But for U.S. companies, a 35-year absence means[…]
Shamsheer Vayalil, founder of the VPS Healthcare group in Abu Dhabi, credits his success to a focus on quality, not revenues.
The Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) has capital -- and lots of it. But it fails to deploy that capital in private equity investments, missing the potential benefits.
Loulou Khazen Baz is a digital entrepreneur with a social mission: to address the Arab World’s unemployment challenges by allowing companies to micro-source talent through her online job market, Nabbesh.