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Daily highlights and exclusive interviews from Dubai's most informative news and business radio show. With a round-up of the day’s most important business stories, providing local content and context on the international issues that matter.Presented by Richard Dean & Brandy Scott.

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Daily highlights and exclusive interviews from Dubai's most informative news and business radio show. With a round-up of the day’s most important business stories, providing local content and context on the international issues that matter.Presented by Richard Dean & Brandy Scott.

    Shipping rates second spike because of Red Sea and Suez cancel bottlenecks

    Shipping rates second spike because of Red Sea and Suez cancel bottlenecks

    That's according to the Financial Times. Matt Stanley, Head of Market Engagement, EMEA & APA at Kpler disagree, he told us why. Plus, we look at what the increase in business Etihad Credit Insurance tells us about the UAE's export sector with CEO Raja Al Mazrouei. And we talk the finance of football, after Al Ain’s dramatic victory in Saturday’s Asian Champions League final with sports dealmaker Marc Archer.
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    • 33 min
    Quiet vacationing: why workers are sneaking off on holiday without telling their boss?

    Quiet vacationing: why workers are sneaking off on holiday without telling their boss?

    American social media guru & serial entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuck joined us live in studio. He’s got 15 million followers and a new book. Plus, research says that millennials are ‘quiet vacationing’ rather than asking their boss for PTO. Is it acceptable? We asked Nathalie Spree, Partner, August Leadership. And we spoke to the CEO of Adnoc Drilling about what the latest share sale means for investors.
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    • 34 min
    New preliminary data suggests the UAE economy grew 3.6% last year

    New preliminary data suggests the UAE economy grew 3.6% last year

    We've got the preliminary numbers out for GDP for UAE economy, we crunch the numbers with Ed Bell, Senior Director, Market Economics, Emirates NBD. Plus, analyst Josh Gilbert from eToro on those Nvidia earnings beating expections. Wio bank has achieved profitability in its first year of operations, we speak to CEO Jayesh Patel. And ss World Economic Forum founder Klaus Schwab (semi) retires, former Davos boss Fred Sicre joins live in studio.
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    • 31 min
    Weightloss drug maker Novo Nordisk seeing 20-30% UAE growth a year.

    Weightloss drug maker Novo Nordisk seeing 20-30% UAE growth a year.

    22 May 2024. We hear from Novo Nordisk UAE Vice President Mads Bo Larsen about the local supply and demand for Ozempic and Wegovy. And after Emirates announced their staff will receive bonuses worth 20-weeks of salary we had a big bonus debate: should all staff recieve the same bonus, or should it just be for high performers? HR expert Amanda White gives us her thoughts. Plus, in the midst of the UAE IPO boom, we look at how the average Joe can get involved in the fun. 
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    • 34 min
    How much could it cost to set up a business in Ajman compared to other Emirates?

    How much could it cost to set up a business in Ajman compared to other Emirates?

    21 May 2024. Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths reveals DXBs record breaking Q1 numbers live on the show.  We also speak to the CEO of education company Alef about its IPO plan and we look at the economy of Ajman, as we’re joined in the studio by H.E. Ismail al Naqi, head of the Emirate’s Free Zone Authority. 
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    • 33 min
    Could a flight subscription service save you money?

    Could a flight subscription service save you money?

    20 May 2024. Ford Middle East has seen its highest Q1 sales in nearly a decade - we speak to regional president Ravi Ravi-chandran. Plus, Wizz Air has launched the region's first flight subscription service -  we speak to their MD Johan Eidhagen. And, Indian cricket legend MS Dhoni speaks to the Business Breakfast! Lessons on leadership from the man who won two World Cups and five IPL titles, while building a $100 million fortune. 
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    • 36 min

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