Going local

Being a global company driving industrial innovation isn’t the only determinant of success in the Middle East, says Lorenzo Simonelli, president and chief executive of GE Oil & Gas [...]

Trading opinions

Jules Kappeler, Dubai-based GCC chief executive of trade credit insurance company Euler Hermes, says trade credit insurance can help promote business in a challenging market environment [...]

Change and opportunity

Anthony Mallis, the former chief executive of Securities and Investment Company (SICO), a Bahrain-based investment bank and asset management firm, gives his views on the industry and regional capital markets [...]

People people

Bin Faqeeh marketing manager Nadia Bouslama believes property development should be about creating experiences which excite the senses [...]

Rich pickings

The region’s well-off are unlikely to cut back on luxury spending even in the face of fiscal belt tightening, American Express MENA chief executive Mazin Khoury tells The Gulf [...]

Paradise cost

Jennifer Gnana speaks with Peter Smith, the director of Eden Island, a $700 million development in the Seychelles which is attracting investment from the GCC [...]