Tuesday , 17 October 2017

Tag Archives: Employment

North Africa set to adopt five-year plan to boost youth employment: ILO

The United Nations labour agency has warned that countries in North Africa need to adopt a broader, more concerted response to tackle the crisis of youth unemployment, with the youth unemployment rate now standing at 28.8 percent, twice the global average. “Arguably, the single biggest global development challenge in the decades to come will be the need to integrate hundreds …

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Jobs campaign boosts career opportunities for Saudis

The Kingdom’s drive to localize jobs has been ramped up; just go to various establishments and you will see that jobs previously employing expat workers are now being held by Saudi nationals. But the Kingdom does not stop there as it continues to look for ways and means to generate employment opportunities for the increasing Saudi population. The Ministry of …

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TAG-Org and Ministry of Youth Sign an MOU for Youth Capacity Building and Employment

Amman – HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, Chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), and Minister of Youth HE Mr. Rami Wreikat, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Capacity Building and preparation for youth employment. The agreement comes in the context of enabling youth and building their capabilities for employment opportunities. The two parties agreed to form joint-working teams to explore …

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KSA private sector must employ 4.1m Saudis by 2030; better HR can help and also add $6.44bn to GDP

Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 seeks to employ millions of Saudi nationals in an expanding private sector. Research by Oxford Strategic Consulting (Oxford) found that to accomplish this goal, the private sector will need to employ 2.5m more Saudis than are currently employed in the sector. Developing world-class HR can facilitate this massive human capital influx into the private sector and …

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Education For Employment launches in the UAE to tackle youth unemployment in the region

Middle East and North Africa (MENA)-wide youth employment organization opens its regional branch office in the UAE under the royal patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development. Dubai, U.A.E.: Education For Employment (EFE), MENA’s leading non-profit network driving youth employment, has launched its regional branch office in the UAE at an event …

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Education for Employment: A Priority for the region and the world

Turkey: 42 per cent of the global youth labour force is either unemployed or living in poverty, with fewer than one in four young people in work in the Middle East & North Africa region*. This ‘Global Employment Challenge’ was one of a number of issues raised in this year’s Macmillan Education Forum, held in Istanbul on 1st and 2nd …

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Knowledge Summit sees key role for Arab Knowledge Index in economic diversification and employment generation

Arab countries urged to innovate and develop knowledge-based economies to avert risk of going ‘extinct’ Arab countries that fail to innovate and develop their knowledge-based economies risk going “extinct”, a panel discussion at the Knowledge Summit 2015 has concluded. The panel, which included leading experts who helped create the recently released Arab Knowledge Index, believes the index could play a …

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Intel Corporation Award Winner of CSR Awards Levant 2015 in Employment Generation

It is with great pleasure to announce that Intel Corporation is the award winner of http://www.csrlevant.com/Home/ CSR Awards Levant 2015 in “Employment Generation” Shortlisted in the “Employment Generation” category among other three organizations,http://www.csrlevant.com/CSR-Awards/Shortlist/ see all 5 categories, Intel Corporation received this award on April 15th during the CSR Levant Summit 2015, that was under the auspices of Lebanon Minister of …

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Expo 2020 likely to create 277,000 jobs, says CEO of Dubai Trade

Addressing inaugural UOWD Industry Breakfast series, Mahmood Al Bastaki says academia has a key role to play Expo 2020 is likely to create 277,000 jobs, said Mr Mahmood Ahmed Al Bastaki, CEO of Dubai Trade, Dubai World, while delivering the keynote address at the first-ever industry breakfast series hosted by the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD recently on “the …

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HH Sheikh Maktoum Bin Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqivisits du at Fujairah Careers Fair

du offers UAE Nationals 50 exciting career opportunities in 2014, including in 100% Emirati-run Fujairah Call Centre His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Bin Hamad Al Sharqi, accompanied by His Excellency Mohammed Al Zeyoudi, Director General, Fujairah Human Resources Department, and a number of dignitaries from Fujairah government departments, were hosted by Yaser Obaid, Senior Vice President – Human Resources and Jamal …

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