GCC countries could reap the rewards of youth-oriented innovation and entrepreneurship if they embrace the global phenomenon called ‘Maker Movement’, according to a report released by Oliver Wyman. The ‘Maker Movement’ is a rapidly developing global trend that values an individuals’ ability to create new and innovative products or services. The movement has evolved into…

TRENDS speaks to Khalid Abdulla-Janahi, Chairman of Vision 3, who says it is of utmost importance for GCC economies to address the dollar-peg issues. GCC economies are struggling at this moment. They are opting for strict austerity measures and massively reducing subsidies to balance the government budgets. Will this deliver the desired result? GCC economies…