Mubarak Jaffar's KLC Virtual Restaurants Sets Out To Make An Impact In The Food Industry In Kuwait (And Beyond)
Kuwait

Mubarak Jaffar's KLC Virtual Restaurants Sets Out To Make An Impact In The Food Industry In Kuwait (And Beyond)

Mubarak Jaffar launched KLC Virtual Restaurants with a pretty simple model: creating food concepts that can be delivered at home.

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Leadership

First Person: How I Led My Company Through A Pandemic (And What Comes After)

I didn't think my business was ever managed badly, but it's definitely managed a whole lot better now. But more than anything, I will be happier. More balanced, less stressed, and more appreciative of what really matters.
Business Connect

The How-To: Score Your Business's Preparedness For The COVID-19 Crisis (And Its Aftermath)

When the COVID-19 crisis struck, investors realized they needed to understand whether their portfolio and pipeline companies were ready to outlast the economic uncertainty created by the pandemic.
Business Strategy

Four Ways To Push Your Hospitality Or Events Business Ahead (Even In Our Current Circumstances)

A couple of tips on how to keep your restaurant or events business afloat in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

TiE Dubai Invites The MENA's Female Entrepreneurs To Participate In A Global Startup Competition

MENA region's aspiring female entrepreneurs will now have an opportunity to collaborate and exhibit their business ideas at TiE's global initiative, TiE Women.

Dubai Startup Hub

Dubai-Based Telehealth Startup InstaPract Helps Patients Consult Doctors From A Distance During COVID-19 Pandemic

InstaPract's white-label telemedicine platform allows hospitals, clinics and entrepreneurs to offer HIPAA-compliant video consultation with payment integration to their clients using web, Android or IOS devices.

in5 Dubai Launches Competition For Startups And Entrepreneurs To Create Innovative Solutions For The UAE's Fight Against COVID-19

The winner will receive a one-year free membership at in5 with access to innovation centers and co-working spaces to scale up and roll out their product.

Innovating In The Middle Of A Pandemic: How Working With Startups Can Help Larger Corporations Pivot Faster

Businesses of all sizes across the world have had the rug pulled out from under them as a result of the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Rethinking Business: A Look At How Some Enterprises In Dubai Are Transforming Themselves In Response To the COVID-19 Pandemic

"Yes, you have to act fast and make some big decisions, but do this based on data, rather than feeling, or because everyone else is."

Kuwait

Mubarak Jaffar's KLC Virtual Restaurants Sets Out To Make An Impact In The Food Industry In Kuwait (And Beyond)

Mubarak Jaffar launched KLC Virtual Restaurants with a pretty simple model: creating food concepts that can be delivered at home.

How Fintech Can Help Ensure The Survival Of SMEs In The Middle East

Improving financial inclusion for SMEs could boost annual economic growth by 1% per year, and also lead to a potential 16 million jobs by 2025 in the Middle East and Central Asia regions.

Arab Youth Center Announces Inaugural Youth Hackathon To Combat Challenges Related To The COVID-19 Crisis In Arab Societies

The contest is to be held over a three-week period from May 12 to May 31 and encourages Arab youth to provide technically innovative and implementable solutions to the current challenges.

Edtech Startup Baims Raises Funding To Offer Students Accessible Educational Content

"Before COVID-19, [people] thought that edtech startup solutions are a secondary option, but today, it's a need and a must!"

News & Trends

Here's How Business Leaders Are Responding to the George Floyd Protests

Many are using their platforms to express solidarity and promising to do their part in reaching meaningful reform.

Prepare for the Worst, Hoping for the Best

What you can do to protect your business, your employees and yourself during times of unrest.

Amazon, Apple Adjust Operations Amidst Nationwide Protests

The companies are scaling back, adjusting delivery routes, and re-closing stores.

Starting a Business

WeWork and Virtuzone Team Up To Offer Creative Work Spaces And Company Licenses In Dubai

New businesses can now launch in the Dubai World Trade Centre Free Zone with the help of WeWork and Virtuzone.

4 Ways to Determine If Now Is the Right Time to Launch Your Business

With growing demand for new ways of working and selling in light of health concerns, your startup idea could be just what's needed.  

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Talks Creativity, Collaboration and Other Fun Ways to Not Go Totally Insane

On this week's episode of the 'Get a Real Job' podcast, an inspiring chat with actor/writer/creator Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

This Entrepreneur Started Her Business to Offer Meals to New York City Hospital Workers

Stacy Rotner and GratiFoodNYC have donated over 3,000 meals since April.

Growth Strategies

Four Ways To Push Your Hospitality Or Events Business Ahead (Even In Our Current Circumstances)

A couple of tips on how to keep your restaurant or events business afloat in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Free Webinar | June 12: Using Fintech to Advance Your Retail Growth During The Recovery

Join us as we chat with Max Levchin, Founder & CEO of Affirm, to discuss how retailers can use fintech to advance their growth during the recovery.

Fight for Your Franchise Challenge, Week 9: Money-Saving Efficiency Strategies

Operational strategy tips from your 'Franchise Bible' coach.

Latest Video

Dubai Chamber Explains COVID-19 Preventive Measures To Keep In Mind When Going Back To Workplaces

From guidelines on using public transport to get to work, to procedures to comply with when one is in the office, here's a video from Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry that will help you understand how you can help reduce the risk of infection, and protect your health and that of your loved ones. 

Featured Contributors

Lindred Greer

Lindred Greer

Professor, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
Majid Mneymneh

Majid Mneymneh

Vice President, Higher Education and Corporate, Pearson Middle East
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