The BBC features four characters: a prominent Emirati, a bankrupt Englishman, an Egyptian architect and a Bangladeshi security guard -- all with their versions of a newly recessed Dubai. It does not go well.
Dubai: 2020. Another decade is quickly unraveling. In contrast to popular lore, the city has begun charting an unprecedented course--one of unified resurgence.
The need to course-correct business decisions with agility, has made decision makers rely almost entirely on 'analytics,' without necessarily leading off into the hard stuff -- the decisions.
One of the fundamental tenets of the Industrial Age has been the commonly accepted concept of 'specialisation.' Generalisation, however, is the key to prosperity and survival in the future.
June 13, 2009 HH Shaikh Mohammad established the Dubai Media Affairs Office 'Brand Dubai' to coordinate Dubai's strategic media affairs regionally and internationally. Dubai's official PR has hope.
The Dubai Government last week stated under the newly formed Supreme Commission of Fiscal Affairs that Dubai World is a private enterprise, and would not be bailed out. What ensued is another matter.