Growth Archive

Social Mobility and Stronger Private Sector Role are Keys to Growth in the Arab World

Over the past decade, governments in the Arab World have led investments in infrastructure and connectivity, turning some of their countries into global leaders in technology adoption Arab Economies urgently need to diversify and foster entrepreneurial freedom to increase opportunities for young people and prepare the region for the transformations of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Exports from Falta has clocked growth of 80% in April 2018: EPCES

SEZs register consistent rise and grow by 5% YoY in April 2018: EPCES Exports from SEZs register consistent increase on YoY basis in 2018: EPCES   SEZ have clocked 18% increase, year on year between 2016-17 and 2017-18 Exports from Cochin has recorded highest growth with over 705% increase of 3708 crores Biotech export leads

2018 to be yet another dismal year for fashion retailers despite forecast growth in online sales, says GlobalData

Clothing & footwear volumes declined 0.8% * in 2017 and will not grow again until 2019, says leading data and analytics company GlobalData. Increased manufacturing and import costs, stemming from the prolonged weakness of the pound, led to a sharp 2.4% * hike in inflation last year which proved a hindrance to volume growth as

Further growth for thyssenkrupp in Eastern Europe

New production site for steering systems and engine components in Hungary Investment of around 100 million euros thyssenkrupp opened a further automotive components plant in Hungary today. A new production site for chassis and powertrain components has been built in Jászfényszaru, 70 kilometers east of Budapest, over the past months. It will produce electric power

Fintech startup BuyForexOnline looks to raise $2m for its next phase of growth

Bengaluru, 20th February, 2018: Bengaluru based BuyForexOnline, a pioneer in the online Forex space operating an e-commerce portal to provide a seamless end-to-end platform for travelers to transact their forex requirements, is in talks with a few Indian and global investors and VC funds to secure a pre-Series-A funding of around $2 million and expects


Maturing growth in healthtech, fintech, and ecommerce Addition of 1000+ start-ups in 2017; 5000+ total tech start-ups   Bengaluru, 02nd Nov. 2017: Strengthening its position as the third largest startup ecosystem across the world, amidst intensifying competition from countries like UK and Israel, India continues its momentum of being one of the most vibrant landscape

Contact lens manufacturers to corner growth of UAE optical industry at 18th edition of Vision-X

UAE CENSUS FINDS MALLS ACCOUNT FOR ONE THIRD OF ALL OPTICAL STORE VISITS; MIDDLE EAST OPTICAL INDUSTRY NOW WORTH EUR 2.4 BILLION   Contact lens manufacturers to corner growth of UAE optical industry at 18th edition of Vision-X   Dubai, United Arab Emirates: A recent census of optician stores in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)’s total sales for 2017 expected to grow by three to five times higher than growth posted in 2016

  Online marketplace’s sales volume tripled over past four years MENA’s e-commerce already hit AED 24.65-billion mark for 2017   August 09, 2017 – ‘’, a UAE-based online marketplace, has announced that its estimated total sales is expected to grow by more than three to five times this year as compared to the growth it

Arrow Electronics to Help Accelerate the Growth of Internet of Things in Asia-Pacific with its Offerings with IBM

HONG KONG, CHINA – Media OutReach – July 19, 2017 – Arrow Electronics, Inc., (NYSE: ARW) today announced that it has integrated IBM’s Watson Internet of Things (IoT) platform and IBM Cloud services into Arrow’s ideation-to-production services.  With industry-leading cloud and cognitive services from IBM, Arrow’s customers and prospects in Asia Pacific can now access

Air cargo growth requires renewed commitment to Lomé Declaration – ICAO Council President

Montréal and Addis Ababa, 27 June 2017 – Implementation of the Lomé Declaration is a crucial lever for realizing the technological innovation, regulatory reform and investment in infrastructure demanded by Africa’s tremendously promising growth in air cargo, declared the President of the ICAO Council, Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu, in his address at the Second Meeting