Sunday , 16 June 2019

Government

“She leads” in the British Embassy in Cairo

The British Embassy in Cairo in cooperation with the Embassies of Australia, Canada, New Zealand and Singapore launch “She Leads” The five embassies launched the Young Women Leadership Programme “She Leads” to conclude Gender January – a month dedicated to promoting gender equality and celebrating successful women. The attendees were welcomed by the British Ambassador to Egypt. I am delighted …

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One-Mile Gallery to showcase works of established masters and emerging artists

Brand Dubai and DIFC roll out second edition of ‘Harnessing Local Talent’ competition Government of Dubai Media Office : Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO), and the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) will undertake a series of joint initiatives to promote art, innovation and entrepreneurship. The two organisations announced their first joint projects …

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Statement by International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Egypt

The Egyptian authorities embarked on an ambitious economic reform program in 2016 that is being supported by an International Monetary Fund (IMF) financial arrangement Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), issued the following statement today: I would like to take this opportunity to commend the patience and commitment of the Egyptian people to the reform …

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Egypt shares its education reform vision in London

The Education World Forum in London welcomed delegations from across the globe to present the country’s vision on reforming education His Excellency Minister of Education Tarek Shawky headed the high-ranking Egyptian delegation is headed by. There is no place better than the Education World Forum and BETT show for Egypt to share its vision with world leading pioneers, experts and …

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Abu Dhabi School of Government hosts Harvard Kennedy School’s Leadership and Management Strategy Summit

Over 30 department managers at Abu Dhabi government entities attended a four-day retreat with Harvard professors Summit is part of the fifth year of the Emirates Leadership Initiative funded by gift from UAE government Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi School of Government (ADSG), the recently launched academy responsible for the professional development of all government employees across the emirate, hosted …

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GEMS Education signs Memorandum of Understanding with Rochester Institute of Technology Dubai

GEMS X, GEMS Education’s future-focused innovation and R&D unit, places Centres of Excellence at forefront of new strategic partnership Dubai: GEMS Education has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai, which will see RIT play a significant role in the development of GEMS Education’s Specialist Technology Centres of Excellence. These Centres are a response …

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Market Soundbites: What is the global outlook for 2019?

ZAWYA’s editor Michael Fahy sat down with Jean-Paul Pigat, head of research at Dubai-based Lighthouse Research, to discuss the big issues impacting global capital markets and the outlook for the year ahead. “When I look at 2019, for the short-term outlook, there are two main economies I am concerned about the first is the United States and the other one …

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Sharjah Education Council signs agreement with Bukhatir Education

Advancement and Management “Beam” to manage Khalifah Al-Hamzah Private School in Al-Madam, Sharjah Sharjah Education Council has signed an agreement with Bukhatir Education Advancement and Management (Beam) to manage the first private school in Al Madam, Sharjah. The agreement was signed by Dr. Saeed Musabbeh Al Kaabi, President of Sharjah Education Council, and Mr. Salah Bukhatir, Chairman and CEO of …

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Sheikh Mohammed seeks status report on Arabic language

The UAE’s Vice-President has sought a status report on the Arabic language and its future. The report would be the basis and an extensive study to approach the challenges of the Arabic language in a scientific way to help develop the methods of use, education and empowerment as a means of communication and knowledge acquisition. The report is expected to …

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UAE ministry launches new job classification scheme

The new occupational classification scheme is comprised of a list of 726 job titles in nine professional categories UAE – The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has introduced job descriptions as part of a new occupational classification scheme. The scheme is used for new work permit applications in the mainland. It is now more challenging for employers to select …

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