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UAE plans cybersecurity strategy for next 50 years

UAE Cybersecurity Council’s Dr Al Kuwaiti plans country’s cyber strategy for next 50 years, outlined in report produced with KPMG

Six ways to keep your employees happy at work

Happy employees hang around. They are also more productive. This International Happiness at Work Week, experts offer ways to boost satisfaction, engagement

Dubai’s Palm Jebel Ali villas go on sale – 22 years later

The man-made island in the shape of a tree, Palm Jebel Ali is 50% bigger than Palm Jumeirah, and will add 91km of shoreline, says Dubai developer Nakheel

Who is new CEO of Naspers, Africa’s most valuable company?

In a surprise move, Dick van Dijk has stepped down as long-time CEO of Naspers, one of the world’s largest tech investors – as M&A chief Ervin Tu steps up

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Top 10 GCC companies pioneering in the sustainability space

From the UAE to Saudi, these organisations are putting ESG at the heart of their own operations, and pioneering solutions to shape a more sustainable world

Top 10 leading digital transformation providers in Saudi

These ten ICT services providers are leading the digital transformation of government entities and private-sector companies in Saudi Arabia

Top 10 most-anticipated hotel openings in Dubai

Slated to open soon, these 10 luxury properties all bring something unique to Dubai, from the UAE's longest infinity pool to the first urban recovery hotel


Top 10 UAE female CEOs leading change – Emirati Women’s Day

In celebration of Emirati Women’s Day, Business Chief highlights ten female CEOs blazing a trail across the UAE and region – from banking to oil and gas