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Top CEO 2015 – Winners List

    TOP CEO celebrates the 100 chief executives who are growing the business, creating jobs, maintaining profitability for their shareholders, applying corporate governance and transforming the GCC. See below the TOP CEO rankings that were revealed at the award ceremony on the night of March 30th, 2015 at the Four Season Resort, Dubai 1) […]

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The Shortlist is Out!

Can you guess which of the listed 150 companies have a chief executive who has made it to the Top 100 CEOs list?   Results will be revealed at the Top CEO Awards, taking place on March 30, 2015, at Four Seasons Resort Dubai   Company name Aamal Company Q.S.C (DSM:AHCS) Abdullah Al-Othaim Markets Company (SASE:4001) […]

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Oil: Too early to call it a bottom?

Oil prices hit their highest levels for 2015 on Friday (February 13) with US crude settling at $52.78 and Brent crude rising above $60 a barrel. Better European macro data and a drop in US oil rig drilling count pushed up oil, which has been trending positively over the last three weeks, with prices for […]

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UAE banks to brace up for a rough 2015

    After a year of stellar growth in 2014, the UAE’s banking sector will have to brace up for a tougher 2015. According to Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services, banks in the country will be faced with a triple whammy of slowing credit and deposit growth, as well as deterioration in asset quality, which […]

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GCC private wealth doubles since 2010

  The Gulf’s wealthy have doubled their private wealth between 2010 and 2014, according to a new study by Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company). Private wealth in the region grew from $1.1 trillion to $2.2trn, expanding at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.5 percent. The UAE led this increase in the GCC with […]

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The power of simplicity

Managing several products in a rapidly changing consumer goods industry is no easy task. They key is simplicity. For multinationals reducing the number of brands in a factory can offer big competitive advantages. At first glance, localising several brands in one shop area with a common maintenance team and logistics might seem like a wise […]

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