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Past Events

Tue, 28 Nov, 2017

Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay Dubai

Enterprise Nation UK Delegation Networking

We have partnered with Enterprise Nation, the UK’s most active small business community which also gives a voice to government for its members, and whom have a visiting delegation in town who are looking forward to networking with the BBG community.

Wed, 22 Nov, 2017

Al Saada Street, Downtown Dubai

UAE Economic Outlook- Joint with Canadian and Spanish Business Councils

Exploring the current and expected macroeconomic climate in the UAE and GCC, including the impact of the introduction of VAT, and considerations for businesses moving forward

Tue, 21 Nov, 2017

Behind Sheraton Grand Hotel SZR

NEW DATE! Up the Ladder in a Skirt

Are you a lady? Do you sometimes feel that building your career or business is more difficult than it should be? Would you welcome the opportunity to discuss your experiences with a group of ladies, just like you?

Wed, 15 Nov, 2017

Hessa Street, Barsha Heights

UAE VAT: the latest news

Join your fellow members along with your peers from the Austrian Business Council and the South African Business Council for a breakfast meeting for what may be the most informative UAE VAT introduction and impact assessment session so far.

Sun, 12 Nov, 2017

Media City

Mix & Mingle at Garden on 8

A relaxed evening of networking, complete with contemporary canapes courtesy of our hosts, awaits BBG members and guests. This is a free to attend event for BBG members while guests may join for a nominal AED 65.

Wed, 08 Nov, 2017

Sheikh Zayed Road

Taking the Pulse of Executive Development in GCC

Attend this event to gain unique insights into the thinking of C-Suite executives working across the region, and how business strategy – including areas such as margin growth and customer satisfaction – can be influenced by new models of management education.

Tue, 07 Nov, 2017

Media City

Blog your way to the top

Having a successful blog is one of the best investments of time & effort you can make. Writing about your industry is an extremely effective way of positioning yourself as an expert or thought leader. Social media maven Sam Dancy will walk us through the steps of writing successful blog posts.

Wed, 18 Oct, 2017

Rebat Street, Al Garhoud, Dubai

Lunch with HMA to KSA Simon Collis

BBG Dubai & Northern Emirates welcomes you to our Autumn VIP Lunch, hosted by BBG Chairman John Martin St.Valery, with an address by Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Simon Collis, who will share an overview of both the commercial opportunities in Saudi Arabia and the broader economic-political picture gleaned from his perspective.

Tue, 17 Oct, 2017


Develop Your Media Skills with Eithne Treanor

Media training is much more than just a simple session of effective communication. It includes understanding the various channels, knowing how to deal with those tricky & awkward questions and using your gestures, voice and tone to leave a long and lasting positive impression. Experience Eithne’s exciting, empowering and exceptional media training

Tue, 10 Oct, 2017

Business Bay

Future forward – How UK tax changes may affect you

This FREE-FOR-MEMBERS session will cover: The latest changes to the tax climate in the UK; The changes for international private clients that came into effect on 6 April 2017: non-domiciled individuals; The changes for international private clients that came into effect on 6 April 2017: inheritance tax, and MORE...