Studies and reports

The Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre (JRCC) continued its track record of success in 2018, crossing their biggest-ever milestone in organising regional and international MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions) events.

A growing number of non-regional [GCC] organisations are turning to Islamic Finance, and in particular to sukuk instruments, to raise funds for their infrastructure and development projects, affirms a leading UAE-based investment banking expert.

Dubai Industrial Park (DI), one of the largest industrial hubs in Dubai and a member of TECOM Group, has launched a report titled ‘Global Food Trends to 2030: With a Closer Look at the GCC’ in collaboration with The Economist Intelligence Unit. The report, which DI commissioned in an effort to expand the body of knowledge around the food manufacturing industry in the region, was launched at a special event on the sidelines of Gulfood 2019 in the presence of Her Excellency Mariam Al Mehairi, UAE Minister of State for Food Security.

An IDC survey commissioned by Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) found security and data leaks to be a key concern in adopting intelligent workplace strategies. The survey results were presented at an event at the Riyadh Four Seasons.  

The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA®) released a report today that reveals an industry-wide desire for leading-edge analytics. The report, “The Data Analytics Implementation Journey in Business and Finance,” explores the extent to which advanced analytics are being developed by organizations, the business case for implementing advanced analytics and the impact of leading-edge analytics on the role of finance.