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The Business Breakfast, featuring high profile guests and generating discussion on the issues that matter. With news updates every fifteen minutes, it’s recognised as the leading provider of information with interviews and commentary from the business and financial sectors. Market analysis and insight from experts and economists will keep you fully informed during your commute to work, together with a healthy side dose of business banter from the UAE’s favourite talk twosome. Past guests have included entrepreneurs, like Donald Trump and Richard Branson, Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus and former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani. The show has even piqued the interest of presidents, with former South Africa leader FW de Klerk and ex-Costa Rica president Jose Maria Figueres, both making cameo appearances.

The Business Breakfast, featuring high profile guests and generating discussion on the issues that matter. With news updates every fifteen minutes, it’s recognised as the leading provider of information with interviews and commentary from the business and financial sectors. Market analysis and insight from experts and economists will keep you fully informed during your commute to work, together with a healthy side dose of business banter from the UAE’s favourite talk twosome. Past guests have included entrepreneurs, like Donald Trump and Richard Branson, Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus and former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani. The show has even piqued the interest of presidents, with former South Africa leader FW de Klerk and ex-Costa Rica president Jose Maria Figueres, both making cameo appearances.

Location:

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Description:

The Business Breakfast, featuring high profile guests and generating discussion on the issues that matter. With news updates every fifteen minutes, it’s recognised as the leading provider of information with interviews and commentary from the business and financial sectors. Market analysis and insight from experts and economists will keep you fully informed during your commute to work, together with a healthy side dose of business banter from the UAE’s favourite talk twosome. Past guests have included entrepreneurs, like Donald Trump and Richard Branson, Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus and former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani. The show has even piqued the interest of presidents, with former South Africa leader FW de Klerk and ex-Costa Rica president Jose Maria Figueres, both making cameo appearances.

Language:

English

Contact:

+971 4 455 5803


Episodes

It’s a big week for tech companies raising cash, with “sellanycar” pocketing $35 million, and medical start-up Okadoc getting $10 million. We look at startups and fundraising.

2/12/2020
Plus, we talk video with Hollywood insider Jim Louderbeck - he tried to explain TikTok to Tom and Richard.

Duration:00:34:29

We get the market reaction, as another trading week kicks off in Asia – where stocks and oil are falling, as the coronavirus death toll rises.

2/10/2020
Plus, as the net is closing in on Indian nationals who fled the UAE with bad debts we get the inside story on UAE banks – and their quest to recover 7 billion dirhams.

Duration:00:33:53

Standard Chartered says we want about $1 million to retire - is that enough, too much, or just a dream?

2/9/2020
Plus, we find out why most regional CEOs are confident about sales growth this - despite economic and political concerns.

Duration:00:37:57

We get the latest on the coronavirus – including the OPEC crisis meeting in Vienna, where Saudi Arabia and Russia are at loggerheads.

2/6/2020
Plus, new research says investors are snapping up studios and one-bed apartments. We're asking: would YOU become a landlord in Dubai right now?

Duration:00:30:37

Do you know how to spot and avoid online recruitment scams? Our legal forensics expert tells us what to look out for.

2/5/2020
Plus, how has Dubai kept its crown as the world’s busiest international airport – despite shutting one of its runways for six weeks of repairs?

Duration:00:32:02

As global recruitment giant Hays calls for more flexible working in the UAE, we ask: does it really boost productivity, or is it just bunking off?

2/4/2020
Plus, we get the latest on the coronavirus, and what the new 80 trillion feet of gas discovered in Jebel Ali mean for the UAE.

Duration:00:30:01

We crunch the numbers on Superbowlnomics with our experts.

2/3/2020
Plus, we look at the future of e-scooter market in the UAE.

Duration:00:28:42

The DIFC’s new employee benefits scheme has gone live - but what does it mean for offshore companies?

2/2/2020
Plus, the coronavirus crisis is entering its second week as a major market mover, we find out its effects on global economies.

Duration:00:37:09

We speak to aviation expert about the effect coronavirus is having on airlines.

1/30/2020
Plus, It’s Brexit weekend! Britain will finally leave the European Union tomorrow night – but here in the UAE, should we even care?

Duration:00:35:54

As the UAE confirms their first case of coronavirus and Dubai ports operator DP World halts all staff travel to China - we find out the impact of the virus on the UAE

1/29/2020
Plus, Robots are about to start putting together your online Carrefour orders. We find out how that's going to work with Hani Weiss CEO of Majid Al Futtaim - Retail.

Duration:00:43:03

We take a closer look at the Coronavirus and look back at the life and times of basketball legend Kobe Bryant

1/27/2020
Plus, we get details on the initial phase of a new ‘soft mobility’ masterplan which has started in Dubai.

Duration:00:29:24

As we celebrate Australia Day today, we look at the importance of the UAE - Australia ties and look at how residents here are using the day to raise funds and awareness for the bushfire crisis.

1/26/2020
Plus, we get the latest market reaction to the Coronavirus - including its potential economic ramifications in this region.

Duration:00:35:38

Deep dive into Ras Al Khaimah's economy.

1/23/2020
Today we were live at the 10th edition of the Dubai Eye Executive Golf Day in Ras Al Khaimah. So we did a deep dive on the economy of Ras Al Khaimah with a string of senior executives from a wide range of sectors.

Duration:00:31:05

We're talking workplace bullying, after a new report suggests a quarter of employees think their companies turn a blind eye to bullying and harassment.

1/22/2020
Plus, we hear from the African teenage activist who’s almost upstaging Greta Thunberg at this year’s Davos event.

Duration:00:31:17

What would it take for YOU to switch jobs in 2020? A new report says workers need at least a 10% pay rise to move jobs.

1/21/2020
Plus, an exclusive interview from Sri Lanka, the first of its kind on the Business Breakfast.

Duration:00:33:22