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Online Marketing Oldest Trend Makes a Comeback

When you hear the phrases “online marketing” and “small business” you probably think of social networks. But even though online marketing seems to be...

Dubai SME forms partnership with Emaar Industries and Investments to support...

Both entities will support SMEs in access to knowledge, participation in innovative projects and attracting investments Dubai SME, the agency of the Department of Economic...

2015 Small Business Ideas

Starting a small business requires great determination, rational dose of ambition, an extra capital and, most importantly, a hot business idea. Every year, small...

Entrepreneurs are made, not born

Nearly 60% have worked in a corporate environment and 33% of entrepreneurs say working in a corporate environment was key to the success of...

New initiatives to upgrade Dubai business environment and services

The Dubai Competitiveness Office (DCO) within the Department of Economic Development (DED) is set to launch three major initiatives in 2014 as part of...

Businesses Fighting Content Theft – Hard but not Impossible

Nearly every business today, big or small, has its own website or blog. These online platforms are useful for keeping your present clients informed...

Size Matters When It Comes to Digital Business Strategy

Do small and large companies follow different strategies or are there well-established norms, which always apply? A new research called 2014 Digital Business Survey...

Emirates Foundation organises workshops on intellectual property and patent registration

The Emirates Foundation for Philanthropy has inaugurated the first ever workshop series in the UAE on intellectual property and patent registration. The gathering has been...

Trends Every Growing Small Business Needs to Know

Great news for any small business looking to get ahead: Salesforce Research has just released the Third Edition Small & Medium Business Trends Report,...

100 Women Entrepreneurs Set to Rise High with ‘SHE LEADS’ Accelerator...

Recognising that the SME sector represents 40% of the total GDP in the UAE, Creative Zone and the Dubai Business Women Council have entered...

Oscar Night Belongs To ‘The Hurt Locker’

The Hurt Locker, a film following the fortunes of a bomb disposal team in Iraq, has received nine academy award nominations for an Oscar,...

UAE banks agree on “mini insolvency law” to help struggling SMEs

UAE banks have agreed to halt criminal prosecutions for bounced cheques drawn by small to medium-sized business customers under a “rescue initiative" launched by...

2016’s Big Theme for Dubai is Small Business

In recent months people in Dubai -most of the expats who make approximately 93% of the population- seriously worry about the stability of their...

Rules for Business Success – #3 The big picture, the details...

The big picture, the details and you flexibility Once you have defined your idea and business concept, you should take the next step for making...

GCC Small Business ‘Boom’ to Drive Post-COVID Economy as Commercial Registrations...

Commercial registrations increase 109 percent in Bahrain amid new wave of entrepreneurs 99 percent of businesses in Saudi Arabia are SMEs making 64%...

Show Off Your Small Business

Do you run a small business? Then you have probably created a website for your company with the hope to increase your sales and...

How to Start a Small Business – Fitness Instructor

If you want to start your small business as a fitness instructor, you need to prepare for a long journey. Founding the business is...

Top UAE Businesswoman receives Global Award

1. Mrs. Raja Al Gurg recognised for her contribution to the economic empowerment of women 2. One of three women from the Middle East to...