Studies and reports

Summer is clearly coming to an end. In the Nordic countries, the days are shorter, the breeze is a few degrees colder, and in Denmark people are lighting candles to ensure a hyggelig autumn.

When it comes to buying a new car, more than 60 per cent of Middle East consumers say that fuel efficiency is more important than power.

The Bayt.com ‘Health and Wellbeing in the MENA’ poll, conducted with over 9,000 respondents in the region, revealed a variety of insights about lifestyles of professionals and how employers can elicit a healthy change in the workplace. According to the poll, a great majority (93.2%) of respondents believe that it is the employer’s responsibility to promote health and wellbeing at work. In fact, nearly 7 in 10 respondents place greater value on health insurance compared to a higher salary.

The average cost for buying and selling property in Dubai has decreased from the last quarter of 2018 in most areas, but the price differences have been fairly modest in Q3 as per the real estate market report by Bayut.com.

Criteo (NASDAQ: CRTO), the advertising platform for the open Internet, has released its second Global Commerce Review of the year with data gathered during the second quarter of 2018. The report analyzed browsing and purchasing data from over 5,000 retailers in more than 80 countries and found that shoppers continue to embrace mobile web and smartphone app technology for purchases, especially among pure-play online retailers.