In a feature article for Arabian Business Magazine, Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar Properties, underscores the importance of digital revolution and urges business owners and entrepreneurs to participate.
Alabbar has invested $1bn in Noon.com, the MENA’s latest e-commerce platform. Abbar also announced plans to launch a phone messaging service for the Middle East to compete with WhatsApp.
“I don’t think that my age fits the digital revolution, but I’m participating in it. I support and promote the ideas, but my bread and butter is my real estate business.