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Chairman's Message

Sun, 26 March, 2017

Listen to our Chairman David Burns live on Dubaieye tomorrow, 28th March 7:20am, talking about BREXIT. 

News from Abu Dhabi

Wed, 15 March, 2017

The British Business Group Abu Dhabi will now be keeping us updated with a roundup of news and events, to help you keep your finger on the pulse across the whole UAE So what’s been happening in Abu Dhabi… The BBG Abu Dhabi team There has been a significant change in the BBG leadership in Abu Dhabi. Following a number of resignations a...

Inclusive Leadership: Are you Fit for Purpose...

Tue, 14 March, 2017

On Monday 6th March, Johanne Malin from the Inspirational Development Group (IDG) held a breakfast session for the British Business Group at the Roda al Murooj hotel. She discussed Inclusive Leadership and the themes around it.Johanne spoke about how Inclusion is ‘the extent to which all employees are engaged in the mission and operation of t...

BBG Annual Golf Day

Tue, 14 March, 2017

Another BBG Annual Golf Day has passed and another three months of preparation madness has finally come to an end for the BBG Operations Team. I would now like to say a massive thank you to everyone for making the BBG Annual Golf Day 2017 a fantastic success! Your feedback has been exceedingly positive which makes all the hard work worthwhile.&...

LAST CALL: Annual BBG Golf Day Sponsorship Op...

Mon, 13 February, 2017

Dear BBG Members,   Sponsorship opportunities are still open for our 2017 Annual Golf Day which will take place on the 9th of March at Dubai Creek Golf Club.  Should you be interested in sponsoring an element of the event, please contact Pamela Ferrie at pamela.f...

Employability. Whose responsibility is it?

Thu, 02 February, 2017

Our Director of Communications, Lara Khouri, shares her thoughts on employability and whose responsibility it is to be employable.I’ve been working in the education and employment sectors internationally for about a decade now and this is a question I’ve been involved in for just as long.What it boils down to so far is, generally speaking, ...

10 Lessons Learned from 10 Years in the Middl...

Tue, 31 January, 2017

As our Director of Business Development, Matthew Lewis, celebrates ten years in the UAE, he shares his top lessons, and they’re well worth a read.As His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai celebrates 10 years of leadership in Dubai and reflects on what he has achieved; I also celebrate 10 y...

10 Lessons Learned from 10 Years in the Middl...

Thu, 26 January, 2017

As our Director of Business Development, Matthew Lewis, celebrates ten years in the UAE, he shares his top lessons, and they’re well worth a read. As His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai celebrates 10 years of leadership in Dubai and reflects on what he has achieved; I also celebr...

DON'T MISS YOUR CHANCE! - Annual BBG Gol...

Wed, 18 January, 2017

Dear BBG Members,   Sponsorship opportunities are now open for our 2017 Annual Golf Day which will take place on the 9th of March at Dubai Creek Golf Club. The below presentation link will give you an overview of the sponsorship packages available to BBG member companies. ...

Building Bridges with Boards of Directors

Tue, 17 January, 2017

ENHANCING CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN THE ARAB REGION “BUILDING BRIDGES WITH BOARDS OF DIRECTORS” 8-9 March 2017 Abu Dhabi UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Agenda in English REGISTRATION FORM ...

BBG Operations Team supports Sheikh Khalifa&#...

Sun, 15 January, 2017

In line with Sheikh Khalifa’s recent announcement that 2017 is the ‘Year of Giving’ in the UAE, the BBG Operations Team visited Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs on Wednesday, 11 January. The team members volunteered their time packing cookies baked by the centre's Vocational Training Unit. All funds raised thr...

Meet the BBG Membership Team

Sun, 15 January, 2017

We would like to congratulate our new Membership Relations Officer Hannah Littledale on her promotion to the role and Lindsay Aitken on her appointment as BBG’s Membership Administrator.Hannah has been working behind the scenes as the Membership Administrator with the BBG since July 2015 and is excited to begin working with our members in a ...