344 episodes

The Smashi Business Show is where Smashi interviews the business leaders who make a difference in this great city. From founders to CEO’s, we talk in depth about their industry, their business models and get to know what has made them successful, hosted by Lubna Hamdan

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    • Business
    • 4.9 • 24 Ratings

The Smashi Business Show is where Smashi interviews the business leaders who make a difference in this great city. From founders to CEO’s, we talk in depth about their industry, their business models and get to know what has made them successful, hosted by Lubna Hamdan

    Sheikh Tahnoon, Oprah, Noon, and all about mortgages

    Sheikh Tahnoon, Oprah, Noon, and all about mortgages

    Tech entrepreneur who sold startup to Noon speaks out on bullying, UAE and London funds back a Dubai mortgage platform in oversubscribed funding round, Sheikh Tahnoon’s IHC is eyeing a $5bn buyback to revive its stock, and Oprah, Idris Elba and will.i.am are among celebs in Saadiyat Cultural District's new campaign

    • 20 min
    Pickl, Boycotts, Saif Al Rubie, Naguib Sawiris, and Qatar Airways

    Pickl, Boycotts, Saif Al Rubie, Naguib Sawiris, and Qatar Airways

    Social media users are calling for the boycott of PureGym UAE, UAE is second globally for longest working hours, 12 passengers have been injured aboard a Qatar Airways flight, Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris has offered to pay for wounded Palestinians, Dubai’s homegrown burger joint Pickl is opening 30 branches in a franchise deal, and our guest, sports agent Saif Al Rubie, talks fame, fortune, and frenemies

    • 30 min
    Tabby, Rasan, Sarwa, and Pavel Durov

    Tabby, Rasan, Sarwa, and Pavel Durov

    Pavel Durov says he doesn't own any yachts, land, or real estate. Why? Listen to find out. Plus, the missing link when it comes to Emiratisation, Tabby and Rasan's rivalry, and Sarwa's crisis management after that $122,500 fine

    • 14 min
    A deep dive into AI’s potential,Sarwa fined $390, UAE and France Forge AI Investment

    A deep dive into AI’s potential,Sarwa fined $390, UAE and France Forge AI Investment

    Sarwa, a startup in the UAE that gives investment advice through robots, is being fined $390k!

    • 25 min
    Nadine Njeim's Makeup Line, MDD Funding, Ronaldo & Ahmed on WHOOP

    Nadine Njeim's Makeup Line, MDD Funding, Ronaldo & Ahmed on WHOOP

    Nadine Nassib Njeim launches her own beauty brand inspired by the Beirut tragic event , Saudi-based MDD secures $26.6M in a funding round, Ronaldo & Ahmed Talk Football, Fitness, and Partnership on WHOOP Podcast, Rashid Al Mulla shares insights on Frio Sparkling Water

    • 10 min
    Rotana Media, Tamara's CEO, Wizz Air, and OpenAI vs Scarlett Johansson

    Rotana Media, Tamara's CEO, Wizz Air, and OpenAI vs Scarlett Johansson

    The VP of Rotana Media says linear TV is very much alive, a UAE production firm wants to help old Emiratis rebuild homes using VR, Tamara's CEO urges entrepreneurs to ditch their Plan B, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has revealed a multi-pass subscription Service, OpenAI Pauses ChatGPT Voice After Scarlett Johansson's Legal Concerns

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

Dubai_Gerry ,

Inspiring

Lovin’ your podcasts Richard. Just listened to you engaging with Laura manning as I walked Jumeira Beach this morning. Inspiring content for those of us running our own small businesses - especially in Dubai.

chai2491 ,

A Good listen!

Very interesting to here about how business minded people build their brand in a city like dubai.
Got some great insights! 👍🏽

Hala Bassam ,

👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻

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