How mobile operators can resist the pull of commoditization

Creeping commoditization is an overlooked challenges facing the global mobile communications industry...

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Basel III: A silver lining for Middle East banks

Basel III forces regional banks to take a hard look at their capital allocation and deploy their capital more strategically by calling for higher capital requirements and more stringent definitions of capital.
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Beyond affordability: Public housing and community development in the GCC

GCC policymakers should address the region’s housing shortage with a strategy that brings together housing and socioeconomic policies in a holistic...
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Playing to win in the meetings industry game: How the GCC can become a meetings hub

Developing countries, such as the GCC states, are in an excellent position to compete for more of the meetings industry (meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions).
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Big data maturity: An action plan for policymakers and executives

Companies need to understand where they stand in terms of big data maturity so that they can progress and identify the required initiatives.

A culture of success: Using culture for world-class results in GCC companies

GCC business leaders seeking to compete with best-in-class companies abroad should rigorously harness the emotional energy of their organizational culture. Using elements of their current cultures, they can alter critical behaviors. These then accelerate the cultural evolution that ensures strong corporate cultures that can enable and accelerate strategic and operational changes.
 

How rapid growth and change are reshaping aviation: The global aerospace summit 2014

The global aviation and aerospace industries are experiencing rapid growth. However, to take full advantage of growth opportunities in the future, the industry needs to take a more cooperative approach than in the past. Airlines, aerospace original equipment manufacturers and suppliers, all need to work together along the entire value chain and across geographies.
 
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The 2014 Global Innovation 1000: Proven paths to innovation success
For the 10th year, Strategy& analyzed R&D investment at the 1,000 biggest-spending public companies in the world, and examined changes in innovation over the past decade and what companies expect in the 10 years to come.
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Digitization
Thanks to digitization, companies across industries are racing to migrate "analog" approaches to customers, products, services, and operating models to an always-on, real-time, and information rich marketplace.
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