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26 Nov, 2015, 10:08 GMT The Longevity of Dubai Sporting Events Highlighted in Deloitte survey

Dan Jones, Lead Partner of the Sports Business Group, Deloitte UK, explains why Dubai is such a successful hub for a multitude of sports, after the...


22 Jul, 2015, 10:00 BST Constructing a Nation's Memory: The Cinema of Michel Khleifi

For many years, Michel Khleifi was the ultimate voice of Palestinian cinema. Emerging from the ashes of PLO resistance cinema, the Nazareth-born,...


22 Jul, 2015, 07:00 BST Idea Factory: Ingredients That Give Birth to New Ideas and Let Them Flourish

In a cavernous hall in Dubai's World Trade Centre, Nasser AlKaabi clicks a button and a pair of mini curtains open and close. The 23-year-old student ...


20 May, 2015, 13:14 BST Camel Racing: Gone Like the Wind

For a truly authentic experience in the UAE, look no further than the camel race. The cacophony of car horns, shouts and thud of hooves as these...


20 May, 2015, 13:12 BST One Man, Two Wheels, and a 120,000km Road

When Wissam Al Jayyousi came off his KTM 1190 Adventure R motorcycle in an icy river in the Gobi desert in Mongolia - flooding his two-wheeler and...


06 May, 2015, 10:00 BST Cities of Tomorrow: What Will the Future Look Like?

How to secure data privacy and make urban spaces more user-friendly for residents will be two of the top priorities that shape tomorrow's cities....


06 May, 2015, 07:00 BST Yao Chen: '77 million Followers? It's not so much...'

Forget Kim Kardashian - with more than 70 million social media followers, actress Yao Chen's reach is beyond human comprehension. The 'Queen of...


23 Apr, 2015, 04:30 BST The Photographers of Dubai

Mohammed Arfan Asif came from Bangalore to Dubai over two decades ago, with a camera, a tripod, and a desire to take his photography to the next...


22 Apr, 2015, 07:00 BST The New Dress Code: Wearable Technologies

The new dress code: the launch of Apple Watch has seen rivals upping their game as wearable technologies heat up the market The wearable-technology...


06 Apr, 2015, 07:00 BST Upwardly Mobile

Now that smartphone technology is so advanced that we can conduct most daily business from the palm of our hand, how companies are catering to this...


02 Apr, 2015, 11:00 BST Feasts on the Move

Formerly 'exotic' foodstuffs are now travelling across seas and borders to be embraced by all nationalities How do we appreciate, maintain and...


25 Mar, 2015, 10:00 GMT When Building a Business, Don't Go it Alone

Even the biggest names in industry had to start somewhere, and one of the best ways to progress your career is by having a mentor. Vision talks to...


25 Mar, 2015, 10:00 GMT Entrepreneur of the Year Makes Learning Maths Fun for Kids

Viola Lam, 2015's Young Entrepreneur of the Year, set up a unique tutoring business in Hong Kong that has helped over 30,000 children enjoy maths...


24 Feb, 2015, 12:30 GMT Vision Magazine Launches Digital App

Vision app is now available for free download on Apple Newsstand as the publication goes digital to deliver fresh perspectives from Dubai to a global ...


19 Aug, 2014, 10:00 BST Richard Branson: Young Entrepreneurs Should Celebrate Both Failures and Successes

- Richard Branson tells young entrepreneurs to celebrate both failures and successes, in an exclusive interview with Vision Sir Richard Branson is...