Global leadership lacking in 2014
29 December 2014
Are terrorists gaining international respectability? That question isn’t as ridiculous as it may sound. The other day, while watching a popular news channel, I was stunned by a ticker that read “UN Secretary-General...
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Urges Investors to Use a Level Head
18 December 2014
UAE businessman and philanthropist Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor urges investors in the United Arab Emirates to tread with caution but not to over react to current volatility/panic in the market. The Al Habtoor Group...
Lower oil prices, a blessing, not a curse
14 December 2014
Global stock markets are experiencing a bumpy ride. Investor confidence is shaken. Analysts largely blame falling oil prices - which have hit five-year lows at US$ 62 a barrel due to a glut in the market combined with...
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor says “Don’t Panic” over Global Market Fluctuations
10 December 2014
Falling oil prices should be viewed as a positive; investors are over-reacting says Al Habtoor Group Chairman. Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor says investors shouldn’t be overly concerned with fluctuations in the global...
The UK, an extremist’s Utopia
07 December 2014
As shocking as this may sound, the evidence is piling-up that Britain is under the sway of Islamist organisations to the detriment of its friends in the Middle East. Until 2010, it played host to Al-Muhajiroon that’s...
The UAE, a shining example for the region and the world
29 November 2014
This 43rd UAE National day, marking the day in 1971 when our flag was hoisted high for the very first time, is one of the most joyous occasions on the Emirati calendar, and rightly so.
The West’s flirtation with terrorists is a poor joke
22 November 2014
The US and its European allegedly out to destroy Daesh and topple the Assad regime are losing credibility. It appears their sophisticated surveillance apparatus is unable to track long columns of military Humvees and...
The West isn’t duty-bound to solve Arab problems
08 November 2014
While it’s true that Western powers can’t claim to have clean hands in the Middle East, Arabs don’t either. Most of the Arab leaderships have consistently shrugged off their responsibility to defend their own people....
Dubai’s infrastructure, simply the best
26 October 2014
They say familiarity breeds contempt. I would challenge that as being set-in-stone. We, who are lucky enough to call Dubai home, whether we are UAE nationals or foreign expatriates, never fail to be amazed at the...
A big-hearted US President dedicated to peace
19 October 2014
Earlier this month, I had the privilege of spending quality time exchanging ideas with President Carter and his wife Rosalynn at the Carter Center in Atlanta as well as at Illinois College, Jacksonville, where he came...
Erdoğan’s vile behaviour must not be tolerated
28 September 2014
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi’s visit to New York to speak before the United Nations General Assembly was not only a public relations coup, he and his team did some furious networking with heads of state, politicians,...
Iran’s agenda consolidates while the Arabs are distracted
25 September 2014
To say our region is in imminent peril is an understatement. Threats are emerging from all directions in many different guises. Most derive from warped ideologies that mask a will to power and territorial domination....
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Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Publications
This is the official website for UAE businessman Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor. You will find candid articles written by the outspoken entrepreneur and philanthropist on topics that matter most to the region. Al Habtoor voices his hopes and concerns for key issues impacting the world – including realistic solutions for a peaceful co-existence in some of the most troubled regions. He also provides sound advice to world leaders to help make the world a better place.
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