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Lufthansa introduces new General Manager for Saudi Arabia

Mark Pey assumes lead post in the Kingdom, plans to grow Lufthansa’s business. Riyadh/Jeddah – Beginning September 1, 2016, Mark Lukas Pey is the new Country Manager for Lufthansa German Airlines in Saudi Arabia, looking to further grow the airline’s business across the Kingdom. With over 20 years’ expertise in the airline industry, Pey will leads the team to strengthen …

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Stage set of 9th Paper Arabia 2016 from December 13-15 at the Dubai International Exhibition Centre

Dubai, UAE – Al Fajer information and Services announced that preparations are completed to hold the 9th edition of Paper Arabia that will be held at the Dubai International Exhibition Centre from December 13 to 15, 2016. Organizers of the show said that Paper Arabia 2016 demonstrates the UAE’s stature in regional and global paper industry and its expanding reach …

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Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosts the UAE-Europe Business Forum

Towards more business and fruitful cooperation with the European Union. UAE-Europe trade during 2015 reached AED 236,4 billion (58 billion euros); a 13,7% increase compared to 2014 UAE is the seventh largest European export market, and 14th biggest Europe’s trade partners Value of trade according to certificates of origin between Sharjah and the 6 countries that comprise the European delegation …

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Monster Employment Index Records High Demand for UAE Medical Professionals

UAE healthcare professionals continue to be in high demand with 12 percent year-on-year growth in job opportunities listed online in July 2016 Opportunities increase in consumer goods (25 percent) and manufacturing (8 percent) Bahrain, Kuwait and Oman register positive year-on-year growth in July 2016 amongst GCC countries UAE shows a negative growth of 22% in job opportunities listed online in …

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Oxford Business Group announces team for new Sharjah report

Milestone project to track emirate’s growth story, challenges and opportunities. Sharjah – The global publishing firm Oxford Business Group (OBG) has expanded its operations in the UAE with the launch of a new project in Sharjah. Work is already under way on The Report: Sharjah 2016, OBG’s landmark publication on the emirate’s economy, which is due out later this year. …

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Dubai Chamber showcases the emirate’s business competitiveness at Innoprom expo in Russia

Dubai, UAE: Promoting Dubai’s competitive business environment in the Russian market, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s international office in Azerbaijan recently participated in Innoprom 2016, which is the main International Industrial trade fair held in Ekaterinburg and is attended by over 48,000 visitors and 600 participating companies from more than 95 countries of the world. Representatives of Dubai …

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Minimal Brexit Impact expected in the Middle East

As many come to terms with the result of the June 23, 2016, British referendum to leave the European Union, many are considering whether there may be a ripple effect as far away as the Middle East. With clients approaching Hamish Walton, Head of Corporate, Middle East, King & Wood Mallesons, for advice on repercussions of the decision, the lawyer …

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Demography to play a crucial role in GCC economic growth

According to the latest Macro report from Indosuez Wealth Management. GCC economic growth and future is linked to the dynamics of the region’s demography Dependency ratio will be an issue due to the GCC’s high young population Mismatch between the local population’s skills and job openings Women’s low participation in the work force, particularly in Saudi Arabia Excessive unemployment rate …

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It’s Not About the Salary: Fresh Graduates in the UAE Want a Job They Feel Passionate About

55% of fresh graduates in the United Arab Emirates believe that it is challenging to find their first job, according to Bayt.com At around 23%, the soaring rates of youth unemployment across the Middle East and North Africa region, are almost twice the global average of 13%. These figures have led to discontent among fresh graduates in the United Arab …

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Avaya Appoints Fadi Moubarak to Drive Channel Strategy for Avaya International

New role will focus on helping channel drive digital transformation in enterprise and midmarket sectors. Avaya, a global leader in business communications software, systems and services, announced today the appointment of Fadi Moubarak as Channel Leader for Avaya International, which covers Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. This role will see Moubarak spearhead a new channel strategy focused on …

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