DAVOS/SWITZERLAND, 27JAN11 - Impression of the Logo of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 27, 2011

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President Xi Jinping: don’t blame economic globalization for the world’s problems

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a robust defence of globalization to business, government and civil society leaders in the opening plenary session of the 47th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting. China, Xi said, is committed to fulfilling its international responsibilities and contributing to addressing pressing global challenges, including climate change, the need for new drivers […]


GIQ Industry Survey: Oil to Average in the $50s/bl in 2017

The average Brent oil price will be in the $50s/bl this year, according to 49% of respondents to a GIQ Industry Survey of 250 energy national and international industry professionals. Comparatively, nearly a third (29%) expect the average oil price to be in the $60s/bl, which is a major turnaround from this time last year […]


Scientific seminar on divorce in Saudi Arabia

KACST– Marriage contracts in 1413 AH (1993) reached 67.934 then dropped down  in following four years (1414 – 1418AH) (1994-1998) with a remarkable rise in 1418AH (1998) when they registered 70.169 marriage contract, said Dr. Abdulaziz Hamoud AlShathry during the 33rd scientific seminar under the banner: Divorce in the Saudi Society: Causes, Impacts and Solutions. He […]

How tech is making our day-to-day routines a whole lot easier

Technology on display at CES 2017 is making our homes smarter and safer, keep families connected, offer improved learning and entertainment solutions for kids and adults, and give busy moms and dads more “me” time.    


In pictures: Fashion Forward Spring/Summer 2017 at Dubai Design District


BMW Group sales continue to grow through October

Sales of BMW Group vehicles were higher than ever before in October, with total sales of 196,002 units, an increase of 2.3% on the same month last year. This result brings the year-to-date sales total to 1,942,642, an increase of 5.8% compared with the first ten months of last year. “All the BMW Group’s premium […]