Industries

Industries

Growth reports, trends and breakthroughs

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Malaysia benefitted from the EU’s collective Development Aid Fund, and received RM43 million to educate people and promote legal methods of forest management and...

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In an effort to win the business of the millions of Indians living abroad, Canara Bank has announced plans to open branches in Bahrain. ...

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In a recent study by the Boston Consulting Group, it was revealed that, not unexpectedly, Saudi Arabia has the highest concentration of “ultra-high net...

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After agreeing to purchase the Bakun dam’s power at the bargain rate of 6.25 sen per kwh, Sarawak Energy Bhd has announced it has...

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As Maybank negotiates a potential takeover of RHB Capital, one of its major shareholders, Permodalan Nasional Bhd, voices its support.  PNB President and Group...

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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...