Bahrain aims to shift from a natural resource-based economy to a knowledge-based economy. In this article, Ghada Abdullah talks about Bahrain’s vision for 2030 and the three stages of economic development…
Finland topped the list of the happiest countries in the world for the second consecutive year. In this article, Ghada Abdullah talks about the secret of Finland’s progress over the years that have led to the happiness of its people.
Securing oil supplies is one of the most important objectives of national security strategies of Western countries. Dr. Ashraf Keshk considers the security threats to global oil supplies and the implications for joint responsibilities.
Some of the greatest obstacles to women advancing in the IT world is embedded in societal expectations. Dr. Fatima Sebaie discusses in some detail the core of these challenges and at how this needs to be redressed.
DERASAT welcomed an array of Think Tanks and experts from the Middle East to the DERASAT Forum 2019 held on 28th April 2019, held under the theme ‘The Role of Think Tanks: Influence on Middle East Policy.
DERASAT held a Book Reading Roundtable for its new book entitled “Two Prosperous Decades” on Sunday 21st April, 2019.
Advances in technology play a key role in changing working conditions and generating creative and entrepreneurial ideas. Dr. Fatima AlSubaie discusses the use of Blockchain as an important opportunity that institutions can use to improve performance and increase productivity….
Saudi Arabia plans to set up an air warfare center in the Eastern Province …..Dr. Ashraf Keshk discusses the implications for Saudi Arabia’s national defence capabilities….
China is witnessing rapid growth in the consumption of natural gas, among other sources of energy. Analysts Abdulla Al-Abbasi and Abdulaziz Al-Dosari discuss some of the implications……..
Lack of financial literacy and a worrying trend of personal debt are discussed by Dr. Omar Al-Ubaydli in his latest article for ‘The National’.