The Business Year

Colombia: A Leader in Green Economy

Hotel EK Calle 90 #11-13, Bogotá

Colombia is going above and beyond to help its private sector fulfill ESG commitments, with initiatives such as the Green Taxonomy and the Roadmap to Carbon Neutrality.

NMDC: Sustainable Growth and Future Horizons


The Business Year brings this live event with Eng. Yasser N. Zaghloul, Group CEO, National Marine Dredging Company (NMDC) Group to discuss the journey it has been on, its current outlook and future plans.

Alpha Dhabi’s Great Leap Forward


Under the moderation of Neslihan Aydagul, Managing Director for the UAE, The Business Year will interview Eng. Hamad Al Ameri, Managing Director and CEO, to outline the Alpha Dhabi’s current position in the market, what its priorities are and how it is engaging with this seminal issue going forward.

Bilfinger’s Green Industrial Drive


The Business Year presents a 1-on-1 interview with Christian Rugland, CEO of Bilfinger Middle East.


Hilton Doha Hotel (Nashira Ballroom) Diplomatic District Street, West Bay Area, Doha

The event, held on September 19, 2022 will include a series of panel discussions on the World Cup, Qatar National Vision 2030, the growth of smart cities, the case for cleaner energy, digitalization, and more.

Nearshoring to Mexico: Why Companies are Making the Move

Restaurant Il Becco (Four Seasons Hotel), Mexico City

Mexico is entering a golden era for logistics as severe disruption to global supply chains makes players rethink their commercial routes and take a second look at the many benefits that the country has to offer. To start, Mexico enjoys a free trade agreement with the biggest economy in the world, the US, as well […]

The Angolan Development Roundtable

Hotel de Convenções de Talatona – HCTA

Angola is the largest oil producer south of the Sahara, and enjoys strengthening ties with countries around the world. Yet the authorities are keenly aware that oil resources must be managed prudently to avoid irreversible environmental damage and ensure longer-term economic diversification and energy transition. To that end, both the public and private sectors are […]

Panama Sustainability Forum

Santa María hotel in Panama City

On November 24, 2022, The Business Year will present the Panama Sustainability Forum, to be held at the Santa María hotel in Panama City, bringing together a range of business leaders to discuss the opportunities and challenges in the local economy, with an eye on sustainability initiatives.The panel discussions will cover a range of sustainability […]

The New Era: A Round Table Discussion on how Sports, Culture, Tourism and Entertainment are Defining the Future of Saudi Arabia

Mrsool Park, Riaydh

Saudi Arabia is in the midst of a cultural revolution, nurturing the development of an entertainment and sports ecosystem that scant existed only a few years back. It is against this backdrop that The Business Year presents a special report discussing sports, culture, tourism, and entertainment. The report will shine a spotlight on those who […]

Kuwait: Towards a Digital Economy

Four Seasons Hotel Kuwait at Burj Alshaya

Kuwait’s economy has swiftly overcome the challenges of the pandemic and set course toward a more sustainable and technologically advanced future. Both the private and public sectors are becoming increasingly digitalized, with renewable, cost, and energy-efficient solutions being implemented across the economy. The economy is led by a strong and effectively organized banking sector and […]

Unlocking Portugal: Investment Insights & Opportunities

Corinthia Hotel, Lisbon

On the April 13, 2023, The Business Year will host its first event in the country, Unlocking Portugal: Investment Insights & Opportunities. The event is being organized in cooperation with AmCham Portugal, and with the support of Revista Business Portugal, and will be held at the Corinthia Lisbon Hotel. The objective is to discuss the […]

ESG: Shaping the Future of Colombia’s Business Landscape

EK Hotel Cl. 90 #11-13, Localidad de Chapinero, Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia

The Business Year will host ESG: Shaping the Future of Colombia’s Business Landscape to dive into the aspects of ESG that are driving Colombia’s economy forward in distinct ways. In 2022, Colombia elected a new government that has placed sustainability at the heart of its manifesto. Across the public and private sectors, renewed efforts are driving forward all […]