When It Comes To Starting A New Business Who Wins: The UAE Or Saudi Arabia?


Asking yourself about setting up a business in KSA vs. setting up a business in the UAE? The post When It Comes To Starting A New Business Who Wins: The UAE Or Saudi Arabia? Others business advice Saudi Arabia UAE United Arab Emirates

Commission To A Realtor Upon UAE Real Estate Purchase: Who Pays?


Buying an apartment or villa in the UAE? You need to find out the details when it comes to commission payments for your UAE real estate purchase. The post Commission To A Realtor Upon UAE Real Estate Purchase: Who Pays? Others real estate UAE

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5 Things To Consider Before Moving To The UAE


While the UAE is one of the most expat friendly countries in the world and attracts expats from all over the globe, understanding the intricacies of Emirati culture, business and professional climate is essential if you want to get off to a good start. Here are a few things anybody moving to the UAE should consider before making the move. Anybody thinking of going to the UAE should be aware that they will need to apply for the proper visa first. Getting a Job in the UAE.

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Why Successful Startups Go To The UAE


For an increasing number of successful startups, they are foregoing London, New York, or Silicon Valley for the business-friendly UAE. We all know the UAE is a business-friendly environment. It is this connectivity that has made the UAE as a whole the location for an increasing number of successful startups. The startup scene in the UAE has become so hot that Forbes recently ran a list of the most promising startups in the country. Running a startup is exhilarating.

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YFS Magazine Announces Global Media Partnership With ITCfest 2017 — Dubai, UAE

YFS Magazine

Today, YFS Magazine announces a new global media partnership with ITCfest, the UAE's preeminent global business festival celebrating innovation and technology. Breaking News Entrepreneurship Events Global Business small business news technology

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Zoho's strikingly different global path

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I have heard Zoho talk about doing business in UAE and Nigeria. That is so different from other cloud vendors which tend to mostly focus on N. America and Europe. Over the last decade, their US revenues have steadily declined. Cloud Computing, SaaS Globalization and Technology

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Help Detained USA Citizen In Abu Dhabi

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Dr. Robert Alan Black, an Athens resident, is being held in Al Wathba prison in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. The United States Embassy in the U.A.E. The Creative Thinkers Conference was attended by government and public sector officials of the U.A.E. It is hoped by his family and the creativity community that the US Embassy in the U.A.E. UAE United Arab Emirates University of Georgia US Embassy UAE USA visual communication Wandering Alan

Top 4 Reasons Why Dubai Is The Best Place For Business Setups


Setting up your business in the UAE allows you to integrate into Dubai’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. You can also find a great co-working space in the UAE and get registered in Dubai’s free zone. Other excelling factors of the UAE include human capital and financial sector development.

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FAQ Re: Dr. Alan Black

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

I would make the kind request to avoid any rants about the U.A.E. American creativity expert currently held in Abu Dhabi, UAE. This conference was attended by government and public sector officials of the UAE as well as educators and non-profit organizational leaders from many Arab Gulf countries. Designframe USA has no affiliation with the UAE. Dr. Black was honored to speak at the conference and be a part of the ongoing initiative for innovation in the UAE.

Innovation from Parts Unknown

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Inspired by Anthony Bourdain’s travels, innovations from various parts of the world we don’t usually expect innovation from Wushu Painting – Malaysia High-tech camel racing – UAE Global Video Blogger – Dennis Howlett Wi-fi Hopping – Zambia Raspberry Pi -.

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More New Renaissance

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on the innovation blog Adobe Marketing Cloud The answer is blowing in the wind Consumer Reports Top Products at CES Disney’s MyMagic+ Dynamic pricing comes to retail The UAE as technology/innovation hub The Detroit Auto Show: the buzz is back. Innovative Business Uses of Technology

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How to Conduct a Trademark Search for a Business Startup


Trademark rights in UAE are based on the trademark’s use. Here is how to conduct a trademark search for a business startup in UAE. Similar to a trademark in the US — a Trademark search in UAE is also referred to as due diligence search.

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Learn And Adapt – Keys To Startup Success?


There are literally thousands of companies from across the world, many of them from the United States, queuing up to start a venture in the oil-rich United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the Persian Gulf. The UAE is also a gateway to the hundreds of millions of people making up the diverse populations of the Middle East and North Africa region. All are good reasons in their own right to set up a venture in the UAE.

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Reducing Risk And Optimising Business Opportunity In The Middle East


Within the UAE, says Communicaid, Islam plays a major part in shaping society. Thus understanding the effect this has on everyday life and on business culture is a vital first step in conducting effective business in the UAE. Family and tribal connections are also important in the UAE, says Communicaid, shaping values and behaviour and supporting members both financially and emotionally.

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Dubai: Top Pick For Graduate Entrepreneurs


The UAE is now recognized as having one of the world’s fastest growth rates and students studying here have access to business creation opportunities unlike anywhere else in the world. It’s also regarded as one of the world’s most cosmopolitan and cutting-edge cities and the UAE is indeed more liberal minded than many other countries in the region.

Top Reasons to Start Your Own Business in Dubai

The Startup Magazine

Situated in the middle of the UAE, Dubai has access to over 1.5 If you have visited Dubai before, you will know that it is a hub for many top-notch businesses globally. From its humble beginnings, nobody expected Dubai to come a long way.

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How Israel and the Arab World Connect Through Technology

David Teten

I also suggest look at the UAE-Israel Technology & Finance Community/Mailing List. & Founder Institute UAE Abu Dhabi Virtual 2020. Phoenix will act as a platform to channel Gulf investment into OurCrowd’s 220 portfolio companies, building on the pent-up demand in the UAE for opportunities in the thriving Israeli start-up scene. Note all these resources predate the recent Israeli-UAE deal.).

The ABCs Of Starting A Business Abroad


One-stop solution companies like the Business Incorporation Zone assist new entrepreneurs to lay the legal groundwork in the U.A.E. Approximately 543,000 new businesses are started each month in the U.S., according to Forbes. Starting a business locally has its challenges, but venturing overseas has bigger hurdles. Still, there is a lot to gain. Lower taxes, skilled and affordable labor, low cost of operations, and high returns are some of the perks you can enjoy.

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[ADV] 4 Products Businesses Can Import From Qatar


Bordering Saudi Arabia, Persian Gulf, UAE and Iran, Qatar is one of the most important Middle Eastern countries despite its small size. Middle Eastern countries have build an immense reputation in the world of business by exporting goods to many countries and Qatar is one such country. According to reports, 92 types of products are being imported by various countries from Qatar helping the country make more than $57 billion each year.

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Mexican Food and Entrepreneurship for Lunch in Dubai

Feld Thoughts

They then spent the next two hours answering questions that I had about Dubai, its history, entrepreneurship in the region, and the geopolitical dynamics with other UAE states, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and Iran. Amy and I are spending the week in Dubai on the annual Wellesley Art Trip. I’ve been doing some of the art stuff, visited one of our LPs, and have been getting together with local entrepreneurs and investors.

Startupbootcamp Australia Travels to Austin to Scout for 2020 EnergyAustralia Program

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The India-based startup has trailed its software across 11 million feet of commercial real estate in India, Australia, and UAE. Startupbootcamp is a world-leading accelerator that scouts innovative and top-tier startups that are looking to disrupt the current industry status quo with diverse solutions.

[ADV] Boodmo – Online Catalog For Buying Car Spare Parts


They import auto-related items from Japan, Europe, UAE, USA, South Korea, and China. Boodmo.com is India’s largest online company which provides a suitable marketing platform for people looking to purchase auto parts. It was established back in 2015, as a section of Smart Parts Online Pvt. It offers a large number of automobile parts, including both aftermarket replacement as well as genuine parts, which are provided by more than four hundred suppliers from all over the country.

Tips For An Entrepreneur Traveling To Dubai In 2019


This is the twitter feed of the daily English newspaper in UAE, The National. Dubai is one of the most happening destinations for businesspersons. In the beginning, the economy of Dubai relied entirely on oil output; however, things have drastically changed now with oil output accounting for only 2% of Dubai’s GDP. The city is moving ahead in sectors like retail and wholesale, construction, and hospitality.

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How To Start A Business In Dubai: A Complete Guide


However, if an investor wishes to start a business outside a free zone, then a local sponsor, in this case, is a must where the UAE national investor will own 51% of the company which will allow the business to be located anywhere in the city. The emirate of Dubai is considered a favourable business destination for foreign investors to start their own businesses and companies.

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Everyone’s Business: Palo Alto Software CEO in NY Times, Jay-Z keeps stacking dough, Dubai police get Lamborghinis

Up and Running

UAE’s Dubai is a beacon of wealth and the metropolitan lifestyle. Don’t get so wrapped up in work that you forget to stay up with the current events of the business world! Amid all of the chaos, grab a cup of Joe and take a short reading break. Today’s shameless self-promotion moment: The New York Times conducted a fascinating Q&A with Palo Alto CEO Sabrina Parsons , detailing her experience working for a digital startup and how what she learned about company culture.

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Join a conference simulcast near you

Startup Lessons Learned

in Üniversitesi Istanbul, Alcebra Mediaone UAE: Dubai UK: Brighton Edinburgh Leeds London Manchester Uruguay: MontevideoOne of the most important things we do with The Lean Startup Conference is make a livestream of the plenary talks available for free to groups around the world, supporting entrepreneurship communities everywhere. The number of hosts has grown annually, and this year, we have 200+ groups joining us on Monday, December 3. They represent more than 10,000 people total.

HBS Entrepreneurs Founded the Most Startup Unicorns of Any MBA Program

View from Seed

Five international MBA programs also boast Unicorn founders, namely INSEAD (France / Singapore / UAE), IIM Calcutta (India), Vienna University (Austria), Tel Aviv University (Israel), and University of Otago (New Zealand) (Please note that I only included MBA programs, and excluded Masters in Science degrees).

[Infographic] Business Etiquette Around The World


In fact, in the UAE – as with most Islamic nations – you’re only supposed to use your right hand when passing over a business card. We mentioned earlier that cultural understanding in business can be crucial, especially in this day and age of globalization where many enterprise owners are looking to increase their footprint in other markets.

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The 50 Top Startups at SXSW 2019

Austin Startup

Artificial Intelligence 11 am Sunday, March 10 Finalists: DerqPrevent , Dubai, UAE Hendrix.ai , Edmonton, Canada?— ?Read The Forrest Four-Cast: February 11, 2019 The 11th annual SXSW Pitch Presented by Cyndx brings together more than 50 of the world’s top startups who will present their emerging technologies before a panel of expert judges and a live audience on March 9–10.

5 Entrepreneurs Celebrate Summer Business Accomplishments


In June, we partnered with NXP Semiconductors to deliver the first nationally sanctioned mobile wallet solution for the United Arab Emirates, launching a secure mobile payment platform that offers all UAE residents the ability to easily pay for a wide variety of goods and services using smart wearable technology or multifunctional devices. Summer is over. While many were going on vacations and traveling, business was still being completed for many entrepreneurs and business owners.

Success Stories of Previous Winners at the Vernadsky Challenge

The Startup Magazine

More than 2 thousand pieces have been sold so far, with the distribution mainly in CIS, UAE and Germany. Ukraine is a country rich in talents in the technology industry. The number of startups that has sprung in the country in the last decade is beyond expectations. Most of the startups in the tech industry, however, are centered around software.

How To Engage Employees Effectively


John Hallenbeck, Vice President (Park Operations) of Universal Studios Singapore together with Shaun McKeogh, Training and Development Manager of Ferrari World (Abu Dhabi, UAE) shared some useful tips on staff engagement at the IAAPA Asian Attractions Expo 2011. Managers should lead by example and be there when it matters (Universal Studios Singapore). Leadership and management are two of the most difficult tasks any manager needs to do in today’s organization.

What is Your Favorite Biometric Modality?

Austin Startup

You have one, right? It’s not just me? I asked a bunch of people (via Twitter, to be honest), “For being identified before being allowed access to a public space (airport, courthouse, etc.), which #biometric would you prefer to use?” Here are the results: It’s fascinating to me that people gravitated towards fingerprints as the preferred biometric modalities. I did not expect that at all.

Generate and Transformify: Umbrella Solutions to Help Businesses Hire Top Talent Worldwide

Transformify - Recruiting

London, 18.08.2018. Transformify Recruitment CRM and Generate FS have joined forces to help employers hire top talent worldwide. As IT talent becomes scares in many technology hubs like London, New York, Silicon Valley, Singapore, Sydney, Berlin and many other big cities, the employers are left with no other option than looking for talent elsewhere in the world. However, the ever changing regulatory framework tremendously increases the cost and the administrative burden.

Why Was Winter in Venture Capital Funding so Short?

Both Sides of the Table

GLOBAL” Warming The first thing that’s clear is that global investors from China, Singapore, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Japan and elsewhere stepped in to fill the gap that was initially created by the VC pull back. Saudi’s PIF + UAE’s Mubadala teamed up with Japan’s SoftBank to launch a new $100 billion fund. It was only a year ago that many in the Venture Capital industry were predicting that “winter was coming” and to be fair the author of this post was chief amongst them.

Service Exports - Driving U.S. Startups and Small Businesses

Growthink Blog

In the last 6 months, we have advised clients and investors, in no particular order, from Kenya, India, Italy, South Africa, Germany, China, Brazil, Mexico, Switzerland, the U.A.E., Almost completely shrouded in the anemic U.S. stock market performance and the drumbeat of negativity that passes as business reporting these days has been the massive growth in U.S. service exports – increasingly from U.S. startups and small businesses.

Give Your Advertising ROI a Serious Boost by Maintaining Scent (11 examples)


“Job vacandies Dubai UAE”, says the ad. Want to know how to deal a serious blow to your landing page conversions? Have it look different from the ad they saw before landing on the page, and have it contain different words. In other words, one of the best ways to improve landing page conversions is to maintain scent: make pre-click and post-click message + look & feel match.

My Water Pilgrimage:

Austin Startup

Men spend anywhere from 3–7 years in neighboring countries like Qatar, UAE, China, etc. What spending 10 days in a remote village in Nepal has taught me about the role of technology in water sustainability and independence The Origin Story At an early age, my parents instilled in us a sense of empathy for the less fortunate and taught us to be mindful custodians of the world and its precious natural resources.

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