Tag Archives: Middle East

PwC Middle East outlines ‘the rise of circularity’ in a newly published paper spotlighting the Energy, Utilities and Resources industry in the GCC

Standfirst: Against the backdrop of a growing population, increasing energy demand, and the heightened threat of climate change in the region, PwC Middle East details how private and public Energy, Utilities and Resources (EUR) players in the GCC can turn to circularity for long-term value. 19.09.2021: In a newly published paper titled ‘The rise of circularity: How the

Almost Half of Finance and Business Leaders Expect More Frequent Audit and Punitive Penalties in a Post-COVID World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 27 July 2021 — – Middle East companies have adjusted their operations to a digital-first world due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, many companies have sped up their adoption of digital tools to enable employees to work remotely and to file in expenses and invoices digitally. Despite this,

Umm Al Houl Power Digitally Transforms Qatar’s Utilities Sector

DOHA, Qatar — 12 July 2021 — Umm Al Houl Power, one of the largest independent water and power plants in Qatar and the Middle East, is driving innovation in Qatar’s utilities sector with increased efficiency in management of its Business Processes and Resource Utilization, thanks to a digital transformation partnership with global technology company

Economic recovery is gaining momentum in the Middle East PwC Middle East Economy Watch 2021 Q2

6 July 2021: With the pandemic continuing to challenge different economic sectors across the region, the latest edition of the PwC Middle East Economy Watch points to signs of building momentum in the recovery despite a third COVID-19 wave this spring.  After 2020’s rapid recession, the region is recovering relatively well The pandemic caused the

RIF Trust expands its footprint the Middle East

(Dubai, United Arab Emirates – October 18th, 2020) – RIF Trust, part of the Latitude Group, an international leading residency and citizenship by investment advisory, is pleased to announce its new expansion in Business Bay, Dubai. To meet the rapidly increasing demand for residency and citizenship solutions, the renowned firm has inaugurated its new office in


Dubai, 11 October 2020: Riot Games has today announced the launch of its new dedicated servers in the Middle East located in Bahrain for the game VALORANT. The services will go live on the 14th of October, enabling players to benefit from a lower ping and smoother in-game experiences. Arabic language support for VALORANT which will

Middle East organizations can leverage smart technology services for socially distanced offices

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — 5 October 2020 –– As Middle East organizations move toward a “New Normal” with a mix of remote work and offices re-opening, smart technology services, especially in printing, can enable the socially distanced workplace. Among Chief Financial Officers in the Middle East, a recent PwC survey shows that 76% of them are implementing

What’s Next for Business Leaders: Cybersecurity in a Post-COVID Era

Attributed to Haider Pasha, Chief Security Officer, Middle East and Africa (MEA) at Palo Alto Networks It may sound odd to talk about the “post-COVID” era when infections and, tragically, deaths continue to mount around the world. However, I remain optimistic that the brilliance of the world’s scientists and a global commitment to finding a

72% of Middle East IT Leaders Completely Confident on Network Visibility for IoT Devices

The study reveals that the majority of IT decision makers in the region also see room for improvement in the way their organisation handles IoT security Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, today announced their new research, commissioned from Vanson Bourne, which shows that 72% of IT decision makers in the Middle East, which