Wednesday 16 October 2019

BPW launches Art & Career incubator in Bahrain

Bahrain International Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW) has launched its second leading project “Art & Career” in Al Frieh Dar Al Fonoon Gallery under the patronage of Tamkeen's CEO Dr Ebrahim Mohammed Janahi. The launch took place in the pre


UAE sees spike in online hiring in hospitality sector

Online ‘Hospitality and Travel’ related occupations in the UAE have increased by 37 per cent from Q3 2018, according to the latest Monster Employment Index (MEI). The ‘Hospitality’ sector also witnessed a 21 per cent increase in online hiring during the sa


Dubai’s Arbor School appoints new principal

Dubai’s Arbor School, an ecological school based on the National Curriculum for England, has appointed Brett Girven as its new principal. The school, which delivers the National Curriculum for England to students from FS1 to Year 7, was inspired by an ecologist and is taugh


Thinksmart helps FORSATI students gain work experience

Thinksmart for Development and Training helped its FORSATI students connect with big ICT companies in order to fulfil the second part of their FORSATI Project of gaining work experience. FORSATI is a one of a kind initiative between Thinksmart, Microsoft and Tamkeen. It assists y


University of Balamand Dubai names new CEO

University of Balamand Dubai (UOBD) has appointed Dr Jihad S. Nader as its new vice chancellor and CEO. With a distinguished academic and professional career spanning over 30 years, Dr. Nader formerly served as provost and chief academic officer of American University in Dubai (A


Dubai Customs inks partnership with Hawkamah Institute

Dubai Customs said it has signed a partnership agreement with Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance to promote corporate governance best practices in the workplace.   The agreement reflects Dubai Customs’ commitment to furthering corporate governance


Middlesex University Dubai plans expansion

Middlesex University Dubai has announced its plan to expand in 2020at Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP), part of Tecom Group, as the university continues to grow with a student population of more than 3,400. The growth plans will enable Middlesex University Dubai to increase its capacit


Tamkeen, Huawei to launch new tech internship programme

Tamkeen, Bahrain's labour development fund, has signed an agreement with Huawei, a global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, to launch a new internship programme that brings global technology expertise to more individuals across the


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