Friday , 24 November 2017

Government

HE Noura Al Kaabi calls for innovative thinking to achieve government vision for leadership and excellence

Abu Dhabi – Her Excellency Noura Al Kaabi, Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs, has called for innovative thinking to achieve the government vision for leadership and excellence in all areas affecting people’s lives. HE Al Kaabi stated this during an innovation award ceremony organised by the ministry to honour employees as part of efforts to offer employees …

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DEWA’s innovative services make customers happy

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) provides world-class government services and adopts the best international practices, to make people as happy as possible to support the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, so that all government policies, programmes, and services will contribute to building a …

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UAE government conducts first study to measure innovation readiness in federal entities

Study covering more than 4,000 employees in federal entities show high-level of adoption of innovative practices. Dubai – A recent study on innovation readiness in federal government entities showed that employees consider innovation as a key element for success in government performance. The first of its kind study was aimed at measuring the adoption of innovation in government services as …

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Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government Signs MoU with Arab Administrative Development Organization

The Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG), a research and teaching institution specializing in public policy in the Arab world, has signed a comprehensive memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Arab Administrative Development Organization (ARADO) to collaboratively train and empower professionals in Arab institutions and share expertise in areas of public administration and scientific research. The MoU was signed …

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Angola is committed to economic diversification with the support of the IMF

The Government will work with the IMF to design and implement policies and structural reforms. The Government of Angola is aware that the high reliance on the oil sector represents a vulnerability to the public finances and the economy more broadly. The sustained efforts over many years to promote economic diversification have already resulted in a significant increase in the …

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SA, Middle East relations get major boost

By – SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – South Africa and Saudi Arabia’s economic and political relations received a significant boost following a successful state visit by President Jacob Zuma to that country at the weekend. President Zuma spent his Easter weekend telling the South African story in the Middle East on Saturday and Sunday. The Presidency described the visit as an important …

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NU-Q media survey shows concern for online monitoring by private companies

Saudis and Qataris most concerned about online government surveillance Support for internet regulation lowest in Tunisia and the UAE More Saudis and Tunisians concerned about online surveillance by companies than other nationals Majorities of nationals in all countries report changing their social media use due to privacy concerns, except Qatar Doha — Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) released preliminary information …

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Saudi Arabia is one of the largest and most important trading partners with China in Western Asia and Africa

More than 2,800 Saudi businessmen visited the 118th Canton Fair. The promotional campaign for the China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) was launched on 16 March 2016 in Saudi Arabia, in the presence of Mr. Hakel Wen, international VIP Service Executive at the China Foreign Trade Center, during a press conference held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Jeddah. The …

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Mohammed Bin Rashid Center for Government Innovation begins evaluation of nominations for second batch of Diploma in Government Innovation

Mohammed Bin Rashid Center for Government Innovation announced the start of the evaluation process of nominations for the second batch of the Diploma in Government Innovation, which begins in May 2016. During the period 17 January to 17 February, 2016, the Center has received through its website applications from federal and local government entities. It also received for the first …

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U.S.-UAE Partnerships on Sustainability on Display during Vice President Joe Biden’s Visit to Masdar City

Today, Vice President Joseph R. Biden visited Masdar City as part of his series of official engagements with senior UAE leaders. The visit is the latest milestone in a bilateral relationship that has helped drive global efforts to foster the widespread adoption of renewable energy, the acceleration of clean technology innovation and research as well as the development of knowledge …

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