Carla Sertin

ARTICLES

1 year ago

Expensive Art Deals In 2017

Art deals worth a total $6.6 billion went through Christie's this year, including the whopping $450.3 million sale of Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi, which ultimately went to the newly opened...
1 year ago

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase Want To Change Healthcare

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced on Tuesday that they were launching a healthcare company to offer services to their hundreds of thousands of employees in the U.S. The...
1 year ago

GE's CEO Outlines Plan To Spin-Off Its Businesses

General Electric's (GE) CEO John Flannery indicated on Tuesday that he was planning to find ways to increase the value of the company’s power, aviation and healthcare sectors, after reporting $10...
1 year ago

GCC's Aging Population Could Challenge Its Healthcare System

An aging population in the GCC could potentially impede the growth of  the region's healthcare industry, experts have said. “There is an increase in the size of the population we’re seeing in many...
1 year ago

IKEA Founder Ingvar Kamprad Dies Aged 91

Ingvar Kamprad, who founded furniture retailer IKEA, died on January 27 in his home in Småland, Sweden, following a brief illness. The global furniture giant said in a press release that he...
1 year ago

Most U.A.E. LinkedIn Users Describe Themselves With These 10 Words

New research by LinkedIn found that U.A.E.-based professionals are more likely to describe themselves as experienced and skilled rather than successful. The professional social network’s annual list...
1 year ago

Mashreq Bank's Net Profit Up 6.5% In 2017

U.A.E.-based lender Mashreq Bank's net profits rose by 6.5% to reach $571 million as of December 2017, up from 517 million the previous year. “Despite global economic uncertainty and the slight...
1 year ago

How To Answer "Why Do You Want To Work Here" At A Job Interview

Although a common question, "why do you want to work here?" can take interviewees by surprise. It's easy to start talking about your current position and what you're unsatisfied with, but Executive...