Sixty-six percent of senior executives in the Middle East believe digital adoption and cybersecurity are their greatest business challenges, an international survey of businesspeople working across the Middle East reveals.
Cybercriminals are taking advantage of growing demand for video games by distributing malware through fake copies of the most popular ones, research by Kaspersky has found. More than 930,000 users were hit by such attacks in the 12 months from early June 2018 to early June 2019. Over a third of the attacks centered on just three games.
The Entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa 2019 survey, conducted by Bayt.com, the Middle East's leading career site, and market research agency YouGov, has found that nearly 7 in 10 professionals prefer to be self-employed. Moreover, 73% are currently thinking of starting a business, while only 7% never thought of starting their own business.
The award-winning real estate company report a rise in sales price as well as significant spikes in buyer and tenant registration, secondary market sales, finance buyers and the number of rental cheques paid.
Allsopp & Allsopp’s Quarter 2 (Q2) of 2019 has seen the average sales price rise 17% compared to Q1 of 2019 whereas the average lettings price has seen a 1% increase.