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Picture Clue 9: Which company's first hotel in Abu Dhabi operates in these towers?
Picture Clue 9: Which company's first hotel in Abu Dhabi operates in these towers?
Picture Clue 1: Kim Kardashian took Dubai by storm when she launched her new business in the emirate. Antonie Robertson / The National
Picture Clue 1: Kim Kardashian took Dubai by storm when she launched her new business in the emirate. Antonie Robertson / The National
Picture Clue 2: This famous structure attracts visitors to the European museum which will be the first flagship project to be built on Saadiyat Island. Alastair Miller / Bloomberg News
Picture Clue 2: This famous structure attracts visitors to the European museum which will be the first flagship project to be built on Saadiyat Island. Alastair Miller / Bloomberg News
Picture Clue 3: This is one of the first Boeing Dreamliners in action, but who does it belong to?
Picture Clue 3: This is one of the first Boeing Dreamliners in action, but who does it belong to?
Picture Clue 6: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton reflected in the mirrors of the concentrated solar power project in Abu Dhabi. Rich-Joseph Facun
RICH-JOSEPH FACUN
Picture Clue 6: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton reflected in the mirrors of the concentrated solar power project in Abu Dhabi. Rich-Joseph Facun
Picture Clue 7: The makers of this device were in trouble this year as their service crashed for millions of customers.
Picture Clue 7: The makers of this device were in trouble this year as their service crashed for millions of customers.
Picture Clue 8: The tower is wrapped in a 40-centimetre "exoskeleton" of white concrete punched with 1,300 holes. Pawan Singh / The National
Picture Clue 8: The tower is wrapped in a 40-centimetre 'exoskeleton' of white concrete punched with 1,300 holes. Pawan Singh / The National
Picture Clue 4: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) believes this country's econony will not contract in 2011. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
Picture Clue 4: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) believes this country's econony will not contract in 2011. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
Picture Clue 5: This Minister of Energy was in the news this month, pictured at the Opec meeting in Vienna. Dieter Nagl / AFP
Picture Clue 5: This Minister of Energy was in the news this month, pictured at the Opec meeting in Vienna. Dieter Nagl / AFP

2011: Are you the strongest link?

Business Quiz of the Year: Do you have your finger on the business pulse? Take our online contest for your chance to win Friday brunch for two at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr.

It was another year of high drama in the business world. The euro zone floundered and recession threatened to raise its head again, Wall Street was 'occupied' around the world and the Arab Spring had a major economic impact.

In our Business Quiz of the Year test your knowledge of events at home and abroad for the chance to win Friday brunch for two at Frankie's at The Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi.

JANUARY 2: The quiz is closed. Thank you for participating!

*NOTE: Frankie’s Friday Merenda is available every Friday from 12pm to 3pm and is valued at Dh175 per person (non alcoholic). Your prize must be claimed before July 25th 2012 and you must be over the age of 21. The competition closing date is January 1, 2012. For terms and conditions click here.

             

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