Studies and reports

Centrify, a leading provider of cloud-ready Zero Trust Privilege to secure modern enterprises, today announced results of a new survey revealing that most IT decision makers are not prioritizing Privileged Access Management (PAM) practices and solutions, despite knowing privileged credential abuse is involved in almost three out of every four breaches.

Technology is playing a key role in transforming the learning process in the Gulf region as educational institutions are investing heavily to shift from lecture-style classrooms to active-learning environments, say experts.

Cathay Pacific Group has released combined Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon traffic figures for January 2019 that show an increase in the number of passengers carried and a decrease in cargo and mail uplifted compared to the same month in 2018.

Service Hero, the Kuwait based and the region’s only consumer powered customer satisfaction index, announced the list of top performing companies across the UAE, based on its end of year 2018 customer service index. It also announced a 1.6% increase in overall customers satisfaction, since the same time in 2017. The results were based on a total of 36,839 records collected out of which 29,057 met the strict validation criteria to ensure sample integrity and rigor.

The “SDGs in Action” forum during the recent World Government Summit in Dubai, has brought into focus the need for governments to harness innovation and technology to accelerate the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Global accountancy and finance body ICAEW says the accountancy profession can also contribute massively to this acceleration.