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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.

July 2014

Issue 15

Issue 15

Pelé talks to Vision about helping to kickstart football in the USA, the mammoth '100 Objects' exhibition from the British Museum comes to the UAE, and Oliver Burkeman tells us why the motto of 'think positive' is a myth  

March 2014

Issue 14

Issue 14

Six-time Dubai Duty Free tennis champ Roger Federer talks exclusively to Vision about his career so far, and as Dubai bids to position itself as the capital of the burgeoning Islamic economy, issue 14 asks, what’s next for sharia-compliant commerce?

January 2014

Issue 13

Issue 13

In today’s economic landscape, with its myriad challenges, entrepreneurs will be pivotal in delivering the required solutions. In this issue, Vision explores the world of enterprise

September 2013

Issue 12

Issue 12

Major international events can raise national profiles, foster a sense of global citizenship and leave lasting social, cultural, technological and economic legacies. In this issue, Vision explores the power of the mega-event

June 2013

Issue 11

Issue 11

The human race’s innate drive towards shared endeavour has, throughout history, delivered astonishing results. In this issue, Vision considers the power of partnerships 

March 2013

Issue 10

Issue 10

With Dubai serving increasingly as a gateway to Africa, this edition of Vision focuses on the progressive changes that the continent is experiencing

December 2012

Issue 09

Issue 09

The 21st century has already brought huge technological developments that are impacting every area of our lives. Vision explores life in the 'digital age' and looks to the future to predict how the ways in which we might travel, communicate and share knowledge will revolutionise the movement of the human race

October 2012

Issue 08

Issue 08

The global banking crisis has forced the world to re-examine existing economic structures, with some of the finest economic minds today charting new courses for a stable and sustainable global economy. In this issue, Vision considers some of the most interesting financial, economic and corporate models that are emerging from this new paradigm.

June 2012

Issue 07

Issue 07

This issue considers a new era of philanthropy with an exclusive interview with billionaire Bill Gates, while experts within the field of architecture take us through the impact of the industry in health, learning and professional life

March 2012

Issue 06

Issue 06

Momentum in global business is shifting towards greater ‘south-south’ (intra-emerging) trade and investment. Against this backdrop, Vision considers this new era of international trade flows

January 2012

Issue 05

Issue 05

Following numerous social and economic milestones of the past four decades, Vision considers the UAE’s global standing as it embraces the future

September 2011

Issue 04

Issue 04

From China to Europe, South America, Africa and beyond, Dubai is making and facilitating global connections.

June 2011

Issue 03

Issue 03

All the latest on Dubai's burgeoning arts and culture scene from some of the most respected writers in the field.

March 2011

Issue 02

Issue 02

Exploring the idea of the ‘global city’, including what it is that makes a global city, how world power is shifting from West to East, and which cities – including Dubai – are in the ascendancy in this new world order.

December 2010

Issue 01

Issue 01

In Dubai it is said that “every day is an opportunity” – we demonstrate why through a series of features that explore the ways in which the emirate is positioning itself for the future, and tell the stories of some inspirational individuals who are already benefiting from, and contributing to, Dubai’s uniquely enabling environment.