Industries

Industries

Growth reports, trends and breakthroughs

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The head of Morgan Stanley’s Saudi Arabia Investment Management says the equity fund is heavy on domestic investments in agriculture, commodities, and petrochemicals, and...

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At this week’s 4th Arabian Business Forum, the leaders of several major banks called for the Middle East to form a large bank to...

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The Arab Monetary Fund and the World Bank urged banks in the Middle East North Africa region to offer more loans to small and...

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SolarCity, a California cleantech firm, has announced it has received an additional $158 million in financing from its partners at US Bancorps.  The funds...

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The chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland has embarked on a tour of the Middle East to meet with potential investors once his...

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Even after the Dubai government clarified rules for property sales in their 2008 Strata Law, experts say that many homeowners are still being charged...

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DP World Ltd, a subsidiary of Dubai World, began trading on the London Stock Exchange yesterday.  By the end of the day, they were...

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Shares for Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank have increased 8.4% this week following the news the bank would be unloading its 25% stake in Malaysian...

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Qatar has announced a new proactive campaign against cancer in the country.  It attempts to up the quality of care received by citizens, and...

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Malaysia’s two largest banks have each announced interest in pursuing a merger with the 5th largest bank in the country, RHB Capital.  The potential...

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As the healthcare industry in the United Arab Emirates is set to hit $11 billion in 2013, executives are looking at ways to increase...

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Dubai has recently announced a complete reorganization of its healthcare industry.  The Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA) will be charged with overseeing all activities...

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Though Singapore has been experiencing rapid growth in the past few years, especially in the real estate industry, analysts are concerned that a group...

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As Singapore’s manufacturing industry changes from one based around toys and garments for export to one based on medical engineering, pharmaceuticals and high-tech manufacturing,...

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In an effort to upend China’s 90% monopoly on the rare-earth mineral market, Malaysia is hoping to build a rare-earth mine in Pahang.  However,...

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In a reflection of the unfortunate financial climate still plaguing many investment firms, Abu Dhabi company The National Investor has seen a 92% decrease...

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While remaining tightlipped about many key details, the Chief Minister of Sarawak announced a deal in which Sarawak Energy and Sarawak Hidro will secure...

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In an effort to secure better trading terms and investment rates with Chinese suppliers and purchases, the Malaysian, HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd's Director Trade...