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Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government Releases Arab World Online 2017 Report

The Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) has released a report titled The Arab World Online 2017 today (Wednesday, October 25, 2017), which examines the digital transformations and societal trends brought about by the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the Arab region. The findings assess public readiness towards, and concerns about emerging digital technologies across the Arab region. This is …

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Arab-World Opportunities Presented in the Global Investment Spotlight at the Largest MENA Investment Conference Starting Today

Defensive plays, dividend payers, and companies with strong cash flows, robust balance sheets and outstanding management teams offer opportunity amid volatile global markets as the Middle East and North Africa looks to a future less-dependent on oil. Dubai, UAE — EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the Arab world, has kicked off the EFG Hermes 12th annual One on …

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Innovation Arabia 9 kicks off today to explore new prospects to boost innovation in the Arab World

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. International partnerships between the university, UNESCO and with Italian university UNINETTUNO to enhance quality of Arabic curriculums & provide innovative learning in line with requirements of 21st century. UAE – Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai …

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WiMAX rates in the Arab World: Libya has the lowest rates, while the UAE has the highest

In a new report, the Arab Advisors Group analyzed the residential WiMAX broadband rates in seven Arab countries (Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and the UAE). WiMAX is one of the fixed broadband technologies deployed in the Arab region. By December 2015, WiMAX networks were commercially deployed in seven Arab countries. The report analyses residential WiMAX broadband rates …

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17th Arab Investors and Businessmen Conference seeks to bridge gap between academics and actual market requirements in Arab World

HE Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy and Chairman of the 17th Arab Businessmen and Investors Conference. The event will discuss challenges of labor market innovation and leadership on 16 and 17 November. Under the theme ‘Investing in Entrepreneurship and Innovation’, the organisers of the 17th Arab Investors and Businessmen Conference (ABIC), which is being held under …

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All telecom operators in the MENA region have engaged in CSR initiatives

A new report from the Arab Advisors Group provides an overview and analysis of the CSR initiatives implemented by the telecom operators in the Arab World. By the end of 2014, over 460 initiatives were cumulatively undertaken by all the operators in the region. A new report published by the Arab Advisors Group analyzed the corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices …

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406 million cellular lines in the Arab World by end of March 2014

By end of March 2014, mobile operators in nineteen Arab countries had 406.3 million cellular lines, up from 401 million at yearend 2013, a growth of 1.3%. In 2013 the cellular lines base had grown by a healthier 9.1%. A new report from Arab Advisors Group analyzes and ranks cellular operators in the Arab World. The three cellular operators in …

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Ashoka Arab World Participating in the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Marrakech

Ashoka Arab World is proudly participating in the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) as a Knowledge partner. The summit will take place in Marrakech, Morocco starting from November 19th until November 21st. GES 2014 will bring together over 3000 entrepreneurs, together with heads of state, high level government officials, global entrepreneurs, small and medium enterprises (SMEs), corporate leaders, and young …

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Arab World to have more than 197 million Internet users by 2017, according to Arab Knowledge Economy Report

· Current male literacy rate is 85 per cent, while female literacy is only 68 per cent · Four Saudi universities & one from Egypt appears in Shanghai Ranking of World Universities · Bahrain tops Arab ICT-use Index 2013 with score of 3.08 · UAE posts 65.68 in 2013-2014 Arab e-Performance Index The number of Internet users in the Arab …

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Arab Thought Foundation launches two strategic initiatives to promote job creation in the Arab world

Annual Conference (FIKR12) concludes in Dubai discussing roadmap to create 80 million jobs by 2020 Vocational training, public private partnerships, investing in R&D and promoting quality of education proposed as key pillars for job creation strategies Dubai, UAE; December 6, 2013: The Arab Thought Foundation (ATF) concluded its annual conference (FIKR12) in Dubai with the launch of two key initiatives …

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