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TNS Survey Reveals 91% of Citizens Are Happy With Life In The UAE

UAE Nationals Believe They Enjoy Quality Of Life Surpassing Europe “The UAE satisfaction rating among nationals exceeds the All Europe index and ratings for leading European countries like Germany, France and the UK and is on par with indices for Scandinavian countries, considered the ‘gold standard’ ….. TNS’s Steve Hamilton-Clark Dubai, UAE: Citizens in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) believe …

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World Humanitarian Day Campaign Passes the 100 Million Mark and Sets its Sights on one Billion by 19 August 2012

The campaign jumped in momentum following a breathtaking live performance on Friday night at the United Nations General Assembly by Beyoncé The global campaign that aims to make social media history by attempting to reach one billion people on 19 August to celebrate World Humanitarian Day (http://www.whd-iwashere.org) has passed its first milestone – the 100 million mark. The campaign jumped …

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RTA Human Resources holds charitable activities in Ramadan

Roads & Transport Authority – Manal Khalid: The Human Resources Dep’t, Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has carried out a number of educative & religious campaigns during the holy month of Ramadan in the context of community-oriented initiatives run by the Dep’t to mark the advent of this prominent occasion. Kawther Kazim, Director of RTA Human Resources, spoke about the …

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Injazat underscores technology’s transformative power in fulfilling Abu Dhabi’s 2030 vision

Community outreach, Emiratization part of Injazat ‘s 2012 strategy for ICT-enabled growth. The global technology community has long faced a unique challenge: balancing a focus on technical excellence with social relevance. According to the UAE’s visionary leadership, ICT should not just be simply regarded as a developmental tool, rather, ICT should be recognized as the fabric for the country’s transformation …

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Islam Analysis: It’s time to innovate for the poor

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 0n 9 August 2012. Marc McIlhone – ArabBrains In a World where the gap between the haves and the have nots seems to forever be growing wider is there a glimmer of light ? Research into nano-technologies and supercomputing will undoubtedly reap rewards in the future. But what about the here and now? …

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Egyptian foundation proposes overhauling science laws

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 0n 8 August 2012. Marc McIlhone – AfricanBrains Is it time for Egypt to change it’s laws into research and open the door for venture capitalism? thereby inviting investment from the private sector. A private Egyptian foundation is funding a review of various laws relating to research and industry, which they say impede …

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Gulf Capital funds the education of 100 underprivileged Lebanese, Palestinian and Syrian children

Keeping in line with the charitable spirit of the Holy Month of Ramadan, and offering its continued support to the community it operates in, Gulf Capital , a leading alternative investment firm in the Arab region, today announced that it will sponsor the full education of 100 underprivileged Lebanese and Palestinian children at the kindergartens of the Association for the …

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Middle East IT Managers Need a New Campus Network Approach to Prevent Business and IT Collision

A modern corporate campus network is crucial for unified Communications, cloud computing and virtualization to be a success. However due to shrinking IT budgets, CIOs and IT managers in the Middle East are finding it difficult to balance the cost/ value proposition of campus network solutions and need to look for innovative solutions. The Campus network is the entry point …

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Unlocking North Africa’s Potential through Regional Integration – New AfDB Report

“Unlocking North Africa’s potential through regional integration” is the title of a new report published by the African Development Bank (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org), which examines the key issues and challenges facing regional integration in the North African countries across a number of thematic areas, including: (i) energy; (ii) climate change and environment; (iii) financial sector; (iv) trade facilitation and transport; (v) …

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Evolution of Family-Owned Businesses in the Arab Region

  Arab family businesses are redefining roles through effective succession planning and wealth management The Arab region is enriched with countless family-owned businesses that slowly transformed from small trading firms in the early 60s and 70s into regional and global conglomerates and have now started seriously looking at succession planning to manage and preserve their wealth for future generations, according …

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