Business

Entrepreneurship

Russia emerges as a modern business hub

The former Soviet nation offers superior returns for Gulf investors. GCC companies with a firm eye on the Russian energy and mining markets have sent ...
Entrepreneurship

Nurturing African businesses

Ashish Thakkar, one of Africa’s youngest business leaders, has created an eco-system for young African entrepreneurs to thrive. Ashish J. Thakkar, Founder and Managing Director ...
Entrepreneurship

A New Business Hub Emerges

Can the UAE house two central business districts without competing with each other? GC investigates. Is the United Arab Emirates big enough for two business ...
Entrepreneurship

Investment Flows into Turkey

Turkey’s shift towards Islamic finance coupled with government reforms draws Gulf investors. Gulf investors are plowing more money than ever into Turkey. From hospitality firms ...
Entrepreneurship

East Africa: Land of New Riches

Foreign direct investment in East Africa has more than doubled in the past ten years totaling $1.7 billion in 2011. The prospect of huge oil ...
Entrepreneurship

Enter Ben's World

Award winning actor and director, activist, husband and father– Ben Affleck wears many hats. But the Hollywood A-lister is putting his star power to good ...
Entrepreneurship

Sovereign Wealth Funds Forced to Rethink Strategy

As we usher in a new year, the outlook remains uncertain in the investment world. Investors the world over are trying to fathom where is ...
Entrepreneurship

Green investments pave the way

Environmental threats have been at the top of most wealthy countries agenda for some time now, yet progress has been slow and many global voices ...
Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurial Life Coaching

Helping UAE entrepreneurs maintain work life balance. Dan Sullivan has a vision for entrepreneurs: "The freedoms to innovate, contribute, and profit without limits, and do ...