Special Editions

Special Editions delve into industry to tell corporate stories. These annual guides offer the Forbes Middle East audience an insight into what's happening in the sectors that matter to them through the eyes of experts and key players in the business.

What Should Investors Consider When Investing In REITs?

A Trailblazer In Tourism

Kuwait Bonds With International Investor

Kuwait's Blueprint For The Future

A Bright Future For Islamic Finance

A New Vision

Action For The Masses

The Lebanese Serial Entrepreneur Demystifying IoT

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2 months ago

What Should Investors Consider When Investing In REITs?

Why REITs make a good investment in an investor’s portfolio. By definition, a Real Estate Investment Trust, or a REIT as it is commonly referred to is a company that owns and, in most cases,...
By William Tohme 11 min read
2 months ago

A Trailblazer In Tourism

Reeling from the impact of lower oil revenues, Oman is forging a new path to growth through tourism-related projects and mixed-use schemes. The Sultanate’s real estate market has been through the...
By James Gavin 12 min read
2 months ago

Kuwait Bonds With International Investor

Kuwait’s debut international bond received a warm welcome from the market, but it’s unlikely to lead to a lot more debt issuance from the country in the near-term. Kuwait made a splash with its...
By Dominic Dudley 13 min read
2 months ago

Kuwait's Blueprint For The Future

Kuwait is trying to look beyond petrodollars to build its future as the government launches an ambitious economic vision called the New Kuwait. Kuwait was a thriving economic hub in the Gulf until a...
By Mary Sophia 12 min read
2 months ago

A Bright Future For Islamic Finance

With a fertile ground for growth, Islamic finance is bucking a regional trend in Kuwait where it is trying to be at par with the conventional banks. Similar to the conventional banking sector in...
By Darren Stubbing 13 min read
2 months ago

A New Vision

As a third-generation head of the family business, Bader Nasser Al Kharafi is upholding a proud and powerful legacy, while at the same time using his considerable influence to encourage digitization...
2 months ago

Action For The Masses

Sheikh Mubarak AM Al Sabah’s family had a successful business ready for him to walk into, but that did not stop him from following his instincts and creating two property companies—Action Real Estate...
By Mary Sophia 18 min read
2 months ago

The Lebanese Serial Entrepreneur Demystifying IoT

Serial entrepreneur, Rabih Nassar, Founder and CEO of Scriptr, is showing businesses how to apply the Internet of Things to their business models. I’m sure you’ve heard a lot about the Internet of...