Saturday, August 20, 2022

Dubai claims title of world’s busiest international airport

The city that boasts the world’s tallest building is now home to the world’s busiest airport for international passengers too. Dubai’s airport operator released figures...

UAE, GCC airlines seen cutting fares before July

Cost of travel in 2015 set to get cheaper, thanks to sharp drop in fuel prices. Time to pack your bags. The year 2015 may...

India turns to corner shops, mobile phones for banking revolution

India is betting that mobile phone vendors, fuel stations and corner stores can help it put basic banking within the grasp of hundreds of...

Dubai ranks No. 5 globally in economic performance

Abu Dhabi and four other GCC cities also figured in the list of 300 world cities in the annual 2014 economic rankings of cities...

‘No collapse in Saudi output despite oil price plunge’

 Saudi Arabia's economic growth fell to its lowest level in more than a year, in the fourth quarter of 2014, a sign that the...

UK Bankruptcy rules to change, Business Minister announces

 There’s good news for people struggling in debt - the minimum amount for which you can be forced into bankruptcy is being raised from...

3 simple rules to get that small business loan Tips and tricks

Getting a small business loan doesn’t need to be a daunting task. In fact, there are only three simple rules to get one. Here...

What is an investor looking for in a business?

  Sustainable competitive advantage. This is the single most important factor in investment decision-making, encompassing all the elements of your proposed venture. ‘Sustainable’ means over the longer...

BDO partners with top UAE bank for money remittance service

DO Unibank (BDO) has teamed up with Emirates NBD, the leading bank in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), for its money transfer service called...

Mobile cash transfer surpasses Sh2 trillion mark

By JOSHUA MASINDE Mobile money transfers surpassed the Sh2 trillion mark in the first 11 months of 2014, highlighting the significance of the service to...