ASC Guest Columnist

COMMENT: Understanding of UAE law critical for projects
Most construction contracts include a fixed completion date but this target may change through the extension of time provisions, should unforeseeable circumstances delay the completion schedule.
COMMENT: Supply chain visibility is key
David Telford, senior director, Sector Group & Industry Partner Lead, at QlikWhen explains why when driving supply chain performance, visibility is key.
FOCUS: Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software
There are a number of factors that influence the final price tag of an ERP system, and the end result can be highly variable.
COMMENT: Qatar & Dubai risk construction disputes
Large-scale infrastructure projects, coupled with short timeframes for completion, understandably carry with them the risk of construction disputes.
COMMENT: Impact of Iran deal on the automotive market
Isaac Abraham, senior research analyst-automotive & transportation at Frost & Sullivan explores the implications of the Iran nuclear deal.
COMMENT: Choosing the right 3PL for your business
Mustapha Kawam, managing director for Gulf States, Globe Express Services, offers advice on how to pick the right third-party logistics provider.