Sport

Bowled over

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Cricket may have taken two centuries to take off in traditional cricketing nations, but in five short years it has become ‘arguably the most popular game in the UAE’

Business

A Swiss guide to continuity

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Bank Julius Baer has origins dating back to 1890, and today, the Swiss private banking group is a premium brand in global wealth management. Editor-in-Chief of Vision, Leonard Stall, speaks to Group CEO Boris Collardi about the past, present and of Julius Baer in the Middle East

Art & Culture

Found in translation

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It is spoken by one fifth of the planet’s population and is increasingly crucial for international business – why the world is clamouring to learn Mandarin

Business

The business of caring

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Muhammad Yunus founded Grameen Bank, the microcredit ‘bank for the poor’, that is now lending over one and a half billion dollars each year. He explains his philosophy behind his caring approach to commerce  

Lifestyle

The nine-to-five?

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In the information age, little effort is needed to connect with co-workers around the world, and with this comes the pressure to be available online 24/7. Is this frantic pace sustainable?

Lifestyle

Technology in…Lifestyle

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Today a piece of technology is not simply an accessory, but a staple item to get you through your daily routine. We now have computers slim enough to fit into a bag,  and watches that can track each step we take. What’s next?

Business

Celebrating a decade of growth

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On the eve of the Dubai International Financial Centre’s 10-year anniversary, Governor HE Essa Kazim looks back over the decade, and reveals new plans in the pipeline

Current issue

Issue 16

Issue 16

In the last couple of decades China has emerged as a powerhouse in geopolitics, culture and commerce. DIFC Governor His Excellency Essa Kazim speaks to Vision about the free zone’s 10 years of success and its plans to double in size in response to growing demand from the Far East. In an exclusive interview, Nobel laureate and microfinance pioneer Muhammad Yunus explains why he believes capitalism can, and should, be caring.

Lifestyle

Life on Mars

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Scientists, writers and philosophers have long been fascinated by the prospect of life on the Red Planet. Vision explores the countries aiming to be first to put a foot on Mars

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