Four of the 6 markets surveyed have been seeing increases in their overall Index scores for the last three years. For instance, Egypt’s score has increased slightly from 50.6 in 2009 and 50.7 in 2010 …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, May 04 - 2011 @ 14:38
This is the fifth consecutive year that MasterCard and U21Global are collaborating to offer this scholarship program.
Indian professionals continued to top the list of recipients, with four women from the country being awarded the …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, October 27 - 2010 @ 15:20
This is especially true in Saudi Arabia, where 87% of respondents would find a prepaid remittance card useful and 85% would find a pre-paid travel card useful. About 55% in the UAE and Egypt would …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, March 24 - 2010 @ 09:33
Project Inspire presents 18-35 year olds with a 5-minute platform to pitch their inspired idea to the world. The grant will be used to bring to life the winning idea and empower disadvantaged women or …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, April 26 - 2011 @ 12:00
MasterCard and the Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC) recently hosted a workshop on financial and business management skills as part of the Ro’Ya initiative aimed at supporting and nurturing female entrepreneurs in the UAE.
During the …Read full article » : Sunday, September 07 - 2014 @ 14:46
In fact, in the UAE, 30% of consumers spend between Dhs370-1,836 ($101-500) on dining out. Those above the age of 55 years tend to be the highest spenders, disbursing an average of Dhs2,710 ($738) per …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, December 07 - 2011 @ 15:25
The top destinations for UAE consumers who plan to travel are Malaysia (26%), Egypt (25%) and India (24%). When compared to a year ago, consumers from the UAE, were interested in traveling to Egypt …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, December 27 - 2010 @ 14:54
Seven markets were surveyed and travel and consumer lifestyle preferences were revealed. When it comes to personal air travel, 26% of travelers from Kuwait, 18% from Saudi Arabia, 14% from India, 9% from Egypt …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, August 07 - 2005 @ 12:30
According to the study, UAE consumers increased their overall financial literacy ranking in the Middle East from 6th place in 2010 to 3rd place in 2012. In addition, UAE consumers were the most informed in …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, September 24 - 2012 @ 14:55
The current UAE MasterIndex score at 77.5 out of a possible score of 100 is very close to the 78.1 score received six months ago, indicating consumer sentiment is stable and optimistic. In the Middle …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, May 18 - 2006 @ 09:07