ADIA eyes China, India for fresh long-term prospects

  Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) is targeting China and India for future growth, it said in its annual report on Wednesday. The UAE’s biggest sovereign wealth fund said its long-term returns declined over the past year amid market volatility and slowing global economic growth. In US dollar terms, ADIA said the 20-year annualised rate of […]

Entrepreneur Middle East partners with Second edition of UAE – India Economic Forum as Media Partner

Entrepreneur Middle East, a guide for the region’s entrepreneurs and business-minded readership, has joined the second edition of UAE India Economic Forum (UIEF) as Media Partner. Organized by UMS Conferences, the forum is the most definitive platform for major investors and government leaders from UAE and India to discuss rapidly diversifying and strengthening bilateral partnership […]

Gulf News supports Second edition of UAE – India Economic Forum as Official English News Partner

Gulf News, the most widely read English newspaper in the Middle East, has announced its partnership with the second edition of UAE India Economic Forum (UIEF) as Official English News Partner. Organized by UMS Conferences, the forum is the most definitive platform for major investors and government leaders from UAE and India to discuss rapidly […]

UAE’s Al-Futtaim to distribute Blue Star cooling products

  Al-Futtaim Technology for Buildings Energy Efficiency Services has entered into an agreement with Blue Star Ltd, one of India’s largest air conditioning companies, for an exclusive distributorship of its cooling products across the UAE. The agreement was signed recently by Dawood Bin Ozair, senior managing director of the Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies, and Vir […]

UAE-based VPS Healthcare to invest Rs 1,000 crore in India in healthcare facilities

The UAE-based healthcare conglomerate VPS Healthcare is entering India by acquiring majority stake in Lakeshore Hospital in Kerala, a tertiary level super specialty hospital and pioneer in large-scale health tourism. Announcing this decision Dr Shamsheer Vayalil, managing director, VPS Healthcare, said the acquisition is a part of the ambitious expansion plans VPS has chalked out […]

Why Indian startups are making a beeline for the UAE

Regions with the most startup activity apply certain principles to attract startups. They build a common resource to attract a specific industry, create an environment where industry players would like to live and work, and articulate values backed by an action plan. Population in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has exploded from less than a […]