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Capital Market

MENA Markets end 2016 on a positive note

January 05, 2017

According to Marmore’s recently released Monthly Market Review, MENA bourses had a positive month in December, with all

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Technology

Are GCC businesses leveraging social media enough?

October 03, 2016

This increasing reach, twinned with the growing presence of young people on s

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Capital Market

GCC Corporate Earnings fall by 8% in First half of 2016. Expected to fall by 4% in 2016

September 04, 2016

Total earnings in 1H16 came in at USD 32.8 billion, partly supported by telecom and financial services sector. Among sect

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Economy

Should GCC banks be wary of Fintech entry?

August 24, 2016

The western countries, especially the US, have adopted technology at a much faster pace than the rest of the world. At pre

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Capital Market

Revealed: The 30 most valuable non-banking companies in GCC 30

July 28, 2016

ROE is one of the important parameters that is used to evaluate the strength of the company as well as the return the com

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Economy

VAT in the GCC - How should companies prepare?

July 26, 2016

Preliminary details reveal that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Qatar will be the first states in the GCC to adopt the

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Economy

Planned GCC remittance tax could cost members economies in the long run

July 13, 2016

Though the idea is enticing and could – assuming a flat-rate remittance tax of 10 per cent – add US$10 billion to the

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Capital Market

What are the GCC region’s high margin industries?

July 04, 2016

Corporate profits and net margins at an aggregate level have been on a clear

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