CEO Speaks

Owning property costs less than renting one

July 5, 2018

The desire to own a home is one that occupies the minds of most expatriates in Dubai. Against a backdrop of accessible real estate and payment plans that cater to all demographics, why hasn’t the trend changed, and why are more people paying a monthly rent instead of settling a monthly instalment that will result […]

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5 Timeless Leadership Lessons from 500 BC

June 25, 2018

Change is constantly erupting around us, but in contrast to rapid technological development, digital transformation, population growth and urban sprawl, the reassuring constancy of human nature continues to link us with ages past and can even provide us with insightful clues about the way forward.   ‘The Art of War’ was written by Sun Tzu […]

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The infrastructure of a growing economy

June 24, 2018

When it comes to an expanding economy, the average person may not consider infrastructure to be a key element of its growth. 21% of Dubai’s 2018 budget, totalling around AED 55 billion, has been earmarked for infrastructure investments, resulting in a 46.5% increase over corresponding values for 2017. How important is a developed infrastructure, and […]

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Thank You

June 18, 2018

“From our roots in the desert, we have journeyed to space” This quote by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, perfectly encapsulates the pride that I, and all others who grew up in this great nation, feel for him. What he […]

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