Past News November 2017

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Update from the British Centres for Business

Tue, 28 November, 2017

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What is the Big 5 and why should I attend?

Sun, 26 November, 2017

The Big 5 is the region’s largest building and construction show taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from the 26-29th November. It is attended by architects, interior designers, engineers, contractors, procurement specialists and all that fit between so there is really something for everyone. There are 5 ...

Quarterly Survey of Business Leaders’ Outlo...

Sun, 26 November, 2017

Dubai Chamber invites you participate in their Quarterly Survey of Business Leaders’ Outlook, which refers to your business sentiments and outlook for the 1st Quarter of 2018.The outcome of such research will help pave the way for the Chamber to better address the concerns currently being faced by the local business community.Please click her...

The View from the Chair - Embracing the Entre...

Wed, 22 November, 2017

Entrepreneur noun 1  a person who sets up a business or businesses, taking on financial risks in the hope of profit.   It's not a laughing matter...   Anyone who has considered or indeed executed an entrepreneurial venture will fully understand where I...

The View from the Chair - It’s that kind of...

Wed, 15 November, 2017

This week, people the world  over have been focusing on the act of kindness. World Kindness Day has been celebrated on 13th November globally since 1998 in an attempt to bring people together and highlight good deeds, positivity and kindness in communities, cities and countrie...

The View from the Chair - ‘Every contact le...

Wed, 08 November, 2017

I first learned about this principle, in the physical sense, while working in the MetPolice in the early 1980’s as a young detective. In short, physical evidence collected from a crime scene - such as fingerprints - were the trace required to complete the case.   Of course, in life and business i...

Forging Ties, Driving Growth for the Energy S...

Sun, 05 November, 2017

It’s going to be a hectic week in the capital, as the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC) takes over the city once again from 13th - 16th November with the theme ‘Forging ties, driving growth’. This year is set to be even bigger and better - building on the succ...

The View from the Chair - The Power of the Pe...

Wed, 01 November, 2017

As event season gets into full swing in Dubai & the Northern Emirates, and with the next few weeks particularly focussed on all things literary, it's only right that we, as the region's foremost business-to-business forum, embrace the power of the pen (or keyboard, come to that)!   The Sharjah ...

The View from the Chair - A Week for Women!

Wed, 01 November, 2017

The increasing focus on diversity - specifically the gender debate - is fascinating in this region. Here we are, in Dubai, the very heart of Middle Eastern international commerce, and our Government leads the charge. I was delighted to read about the line up of the new UAE Cabinet over the weekend - did you know in the U...