The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal aims to bring the glory of 17th century renaissance Italy to the GCC.
There are still big funding gaps many would-be entrepreneurs find it tough to plug in the Gulf, so where can they turn?
What makes entrepreneurs in the MENA region tick? Benchmark crunches the numbers on what drives people (or, indeed, deters them) from launching their own start-up.
Will Brexit spell a ‘techxit’ for the UK? And is the Gulf poised to take advantage?
Finding funding is key to the growth of many new businesses – but it’s not just about the money say the founders of hot start-up Designer-24
The UAE – and the Middle East in general – is taking strides to reduce the obstacles to launching a business, with Dubai in particular setting objectives to become a smart city.