Sunday 24 June 2018

Women’s driving set to transform Saudi job market

The employment landscape in Saudi Arabia will be transformed by the historic start to women’s driving which is expected to contribute to more women growing into senior roles traditionally dominated by men, said a report.   The employment landscape in Saudi


Al Tamimi announces key Saudi, UAE promotions

Al Tamimi & Company, the largest law firm in the Middle East, has announced the promotion of seven new partners, the most promotions in any one round in the history of the firm. The firm has roped in two new partners for Saudi Arabia, thus supporting its growth strategy in Sa


DHA opens application for scholarships

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) is now accepting applications for Emirati high school graduates who are seeking scholarships in the fields of medicine, nursing and other healthcare-supporting fields. The DHA will be providing Emirati high school graduates with a scholarship, to


Fujairah, Grenada varsity sign medical study pact

St George’s University (SGU), the international medical school on the Caribbean island of Grenada, has signed a cooperation agreement with the Government of Fujairah, UAE to explore collaboration in medical related studies. As part of the memorandum of understanding (MoU),


Airbus opens satellite systems training school

Airbus has opened the company’s Space Academy in Toulouse, France to help train customers in the operation of satellites and space systems that are acquired from the company. When a spacecraft or system is purchased from Airbus, the future operator requires training –


DIFC, Saudi Bar to offer legal training, qualification

Dubai International Financial Centre’s (DIFC) Academy of Law and the Saudi Bar Association (SBA) have signed a cooperation agreement to deliver joint legal training programmes. In view of Saudi Vision 2030 to encourage investment in infrastructure and diversified business s


ASGC launches new skill development programme

ASGC, one of the leading construction groups in the UAE, is expanding a number of its internal training and development initiatives to keep its growing workforce on the cutting edge of technological and engineering advancements. Recent reports suggest that sentiment around the fu


Emirates Aviation University rolls out new scholarship awards

Emirates Aviation University (EAU) has announced that it will be awarding ‘top achiever’ scholarships to high school students applying to its undergraduate business and engineering programmes. A total of 50 scholarship awards will be presented to students, based on me


Insead marks 50 years of women in academics

Insead, a global business school, has unveiled 50 big ideas from 50 of its remarkable female academics through its “50 Years, 50 Women, 50 Ideas” key initiative. These ideas, from the school's female faculty and doctoral alumnae, celebrate 50 years of Insead women


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