Analysts expect consumers in Dubai to take a more cautious approach to spending after the implementation of the new value-added tax (VAT) on January 1.
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Economic Update | Dubai’s retail sector adjusts to rollout of VAT
21 Feb 2018
Economic Update | Dubai: Year in Review 2017
22 Dec 2017
Increased activity in trade, tourism and construction paved the way for another year of growth in Dubai, with momentum expected to continue through 2018 as the emirate’s preparations for Expo 2020...
Economic Update | Dubai to launch index futures following three new licensing agreements
27 Nov 2017
Efforts to expand the reach and product offering of Dubai’s capital markets accelerated in October, as Nasdaq Dubai inked several deals to launch index futures.
Economic Update | Blockchain initiative drives Dubai’s fintech development
26 Oct 2017
The Dubai Land Department (DLD) has become the world’s first government agency to adopt blockchain technology for all of its transactions, with the development part of the emirate’s plans to...
Economic View | Mohamed Samir, President for India, Middle East & Africa (IMEA), P&G
26 Oct 2017
What do you see as being the most important growth drivers for the consumer goods industry in the coming years?
Economic Update | Dubai lenders look to build on strong first half performance
26 Sep 2017
Positive first half results from leading banks, rising business confidence and a predicted surge in consumer spending are expected to boost lending and earnings in Dubai’s financial services sector.