Tuesday 24 April 2018
 
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UAE, India ink new skills partnership deal

The governments of both UAE and India have announced the launch of a new strategic partnership focused on skills development and mutual recognition of qualifications. The partnership was launched at a forum in Dubai, organised by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and

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Dubai eyes first urban-styled student housing community

Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) has announced plans to build the first urban styled fully integrated, purpose-built student housing community in Dubai by 2020. The Myriad Dubai, which will come up over a 58,000 sq m area in the heart of the DIAC, will boast an array of l

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50pc of UAE professionals ‘seeking industry change’

Fifty per cent of UAE professionals are considering an industry change in the next few months, a survey said, adding that only one in four respondents reported having changed industries during the last two years. The desire to find a new job, switch current career or industry alt

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2,500 delegates for BETT MEA summit in Abu Dhabi

More than 2,500 delegates are expected to take part in the BETT MEA Leadership Summit, the region’s leading gathering of senior education leaders and international experts, opening today (April 23) in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The event is being hosted by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitio

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UAE University to deploy Avidbots' cleaning robot

Canada-based Avidbots Corp said that United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) will be deploying its Neo floor cleaning robot to improve the productivity of their cleaning teams, reduce costs, and promote robotics and innovation throughout the UAE. Avidbots Corp is a developer and m

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BGC Partners unit launches graduates training programme

BGC Brokers LP Bahrain, an entity within BGC Partners group of companies - a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, has launched its graduates training programme for Bahrain.   The launch took place at an event for Bahraini Universit

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Saudi ministry, Al Nahdi ink nationalisation deal

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Labour and Social Development (MLSD) in the Makkah region has signed a nationalisation agreement with Al Nahdi Medical Company for the pharmacies sector in the Kingdom. The agreement covers preparing and qualifying the young Saudi Arabian men and

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English language schools 'mushrooming' in Turkey

Turkey has witnessed a robust growth in the number of English-language international schools, registering an increase of 40 per cent over the last five years, said a report. From just 84 in 2013, the number of English-language, K-12 international schools in the country has increa

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World Bank agrees $500m for Egypt education project

The Egyptian government and the World Bank have signed an agreement for the $500 million supporting the Egypt Education Reform project, which aims to improve teaching and learning conditions in Egypt’s public education system. The signing took place on the margins of the Wo

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KPMG to create over 700 jobs in Saudi Arabia in 5 years

KPMG Al Fozan & Partners, a leading provider of audit, tax, and advisory services, has announced plans to create more than 700 jobs over the next five years with special focus on Saudi nationals. The company has achieved significant growth in its audit, tax, and advisory busi

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