Saturday , 20 October 2018

Business

Arabnet kKwait Conference highlights the importance of innovation and entrepreneurship as drivers of Kuwait’s economic development

Kuwait City – Over 500 digital leaders gathered at the ArabNet Kuwait conference to discuss the latest in digital innovation and entrepreneurship, and the opportunities they bring for Kuwait’s businesses and youth. Held under the patronage and with the presence of H.E. Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Homoud Al-Sabah, Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs, and with …

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MoU to boost investment between SA, Egypt

By– SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – South Africa and Egypt have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will boost investment between the two countries, said the Department of Trade and Industry (dti). The MoU was signed between Investment South Africa and its Egyptian counterpart General Authority of Investment and Free Zones (GAFI). “The MoU is designed to conduct an effective and …

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Majority of Egyptians prefer paying with their mobile phones, reveals Mastercard Impact of Innovation Study

Comprehensive cross-country study assesses attitudes and appetite for digital in all areas of life in Egypt. Cairo, Egypt – More than two-thirds of surveyed consumers in Egypt would rather use mobile phones to make payments than plastic cards, Mastercard impact of Innovation study[i] reveals. Mobile phones are the preferred device of payment for 70% of respondents who participated in the …

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The Long-Awaited ArabNet Kuwait Conference Launches Next Week

Held under the patronage and with the presence of His Excellency, Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Homoud Al-Sabah, Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs, and with the sponsorship of the Kuwait National Fund (KNF), the highly-awaited first edition of ArabNet Kuwait will take place next week, on October 4-5, 2016, at Arraya Ballroom in Kuwait City. The …

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The first edition of HITEC Dubai will be hosted by HFTP and Naseba in 2017

Dubai, UAE – Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals, or HFTP, is a global hospitality association responsible for organizing the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition & Conference (HITEC), the world’s leading hospitality technology event. In partnership with Naseba, a business facilitation company based in Dubai, HFTP will now be bringing HITEC to the Middle East for the very first time. The most …

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Low Salaries the Number One Factor Contributing to Stress in the MENA Workplace

Beirut – While much of the stress we experience comes from our personal lives, sometimes, a person’s stress can be caused by, or made worse, by work. In its poll entitled, ‘Stress in the MENA Workplace’, Bayt.com, the Middle East’s leading job site, investigates the various factors that contribute to stress in workplaces across the MENA region. The poll has …

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Jafza-Japan explore investment opportunities in the region

The Free Zone organizes Japanese Business Forum. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), Dubai and the UAE’s flagship trade and logistics hub for the wider Middle East region and Africa organised the Japanese Business Forum, recently, to promote trade relations and explore future opportunities in various sectors. The forum, graced by Hisashi Michegama Consul General of …

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Dubai’s BMA Studio architecture start-up win big at prestigious MENA real estate awards

Africa and Arabia Property Awards 2016 honors BMA Studio, a local boutique architecture firm for four projects at prestigious awards ceremony in Dubai. Dubai’s BMA Studio have been honored at the Africa and Arabia Property Awards 2016 which took place at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai on the 22nd September. The Dubai based boutique architect firm were recognized for …

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More than 250 attend inaugural Young Global Leaders Debate in Ras Al Khaimah

Keynote speech from His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah: “Youth and education are central to Ras Al Khaimah’s growth. For centuries Ras Al Khaimah has been a crossroads for humanity, trade and business – tourism is now part of that story.” Ras Al Khaimah, UAE – Held under the …

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KIPCO announces Strategic Sponsorship of Youth Empowerment Symposium (Tmkeen)

KIPCO – the Kuwait Projects Company – has announced that it will be a Strategic Sponsor of the 5th Youth Empowerment Symposium (Tmkeen). The event will be held under the auspices of H.H. the Amir, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, on October 25-26. This is the second year that KIPCO supports the conference. Throughout the past twelve …

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