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We Have Emerged

Emerging markets is a slightly patronizing term, says Arif M. Naqvi, founder and CEO of The Abraaj Group. At the St. Gallen Symposium he gave his take on the future role of these markets and how they have...
Yao Ying

The Future of China

China is experiencing impressive growth rates and is quickly becoming the biggest economy in the world. We sat down with Yao Yang , Director of China Center of Economic Research, to get an inside perspective on the chinese development.
Nayla al Khaja

On a Mission to Humanise the Middle East

The prejudices of the Arabs are basically that they are billionaires, bombers and belly dancers. Images put to your mind by numerous stereotyping movies from Hollywood. That is the situation according to the first female film producer of the Emirates (UAE), Nayla al Khaja, who is about to change it.
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Turning Idealism into Good Business

Having the skills, the enthusiasm and the right drive is necessary in order to succeed. But as Bjarke Ingels Group experienced, it takes more than that. Without a good business minded CEO, the company will be closer to bankruptcy than success.
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Where Are We Heading?

"The market forces are so strong that they force us to go in a direction that some of us actually don’t favor". President at Copenhagen Business School Per Holten-Andersen made a wake-up call at the annual Academy of Management conference in Boston this year.
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Here We Do Something Untraditional

As the crown of Nordic cuisine, Noma has held the title as the best restaurant in the world for three consecutive years. What is the key to their success? According to CEO Peter Kreiner, it is humbleness, attention to their surroundings, and a willingness to learn.