Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Beyond the ‘new normal’

Noted economist Mohamed El Erian’s The Only Game in Town: Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse looks into the key challenges facing the global economy in the ‘post new normal’ period, through the eyes of central banks. A review by Muhammed Nafie.
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Netflix’s New CFO Had Contract Barring Him From Job Shopping

Spencer Neumann, who was abruptly put on leave by Activision Blizzard Inc. and then fired from his job as chief financial officer, had a...
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Netflix says ‘Fortnite’ is bigger competition than HBO

Netflix is losing customers, to Fortnite and not to HBO. The company said in a letter to investors Thursday that “Fortnite,” the popular video game,...
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OOCEP closes $1bn pre-export finance facility

Oman Oil Company Exploration & Production (OOCEP) has announced the successful signing of a $1bn loan facility to fund its continued growth and expansion....
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R&R at Coco Bodu Hithi

To be disconnected, even if for a few hours, in the excessively connected world we live in today can be quite challenging. Anne Kurian...
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Captain Marvel Slays Female Superhero Myths

As a student at Harvard University five years ago, Julianna Aucoin penned an essay she called “The Superhero Diversity Problem.” “Why do super-powered genetic mutations...
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A new level of luxury hospitality

LUX* North Male Atoll, the newest resort in the Maldives, brings a South Beach pulse together with a super-yacht panache to introduce a new...
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Nissan Middle East scoops Gold Award at MEPRA

Nissan Middle East’s recent ‘Innovation that Excites’ activation for the new Nissan X-Trail on the popular social media platform, Instagram, has won the top prize at the Middle East Public Relations Awards (MEPRA) in the ‘Consumer Goods’ category.
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Hyundai’s all-new Tucson & Creta arrive in Oman

The Third generation all-new Tucson offers a bold and athletic design, new technological features and class-leading driving performance. The new model is perfectly placed to build on the popularity of its predecessor, which has been one of Hyundai’s largest-selling models across the region and the volume leader in the compact SUV segment.
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Muscat Festival 2016

The Muscat Festival 2016 featuring cultural, sport and heritage of Oman began on January 14 and will continue till February 13. The festival is taking place at the Amerat and Al Nassim public parks.
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