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Abu Dhabi University partners with Australia’s QUT to offer students business administration degrees

Undergraduate business administration students at Abu Dhabi University now have the opportunity to pursue their studies at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Business School as part of the “2+2” program that allows them to complete the first 2 years at ADU then transfer and graduate with a Bachelor of Business from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Business School. This initiative …

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Abu Dhabi website for visitors now available in 10 languages

Dutch now added to Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority website to aid visitors. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; 28 January 2016: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has added yet another language to its online destination resource www.visitabudhabi.ae meaning the portal can now be read in 10 different languages around the world. Dutch has now been …

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Etihad Airways and New York University Abu Dhabi collaborate on new executive leadership development programme

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD), to develop and deliver an executive leadership development programme. The Leadership in Action programme, exclusively designed for Etihad Airways, aims to strengthen and cultivate leadership skills across the airline, with a major focus on UAE national …

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Ajman University of Science and Technology (AUST) signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the British Council

To offer IELTS exams in its Ajman and Fujairah campuses. In an official signing ceremony, Ajman University of Science and Technology (AUST) and the British Council signed a MoU that aims at offering IELTS exams in AUST ‘s Ajman and Fujairah University Campuses. AUST Management Committee: Prof. Ahmed Ankit, Dr. Basheer Shehadah, and Dr. Khaled AlKhaja welcomed The British Council …

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Ericsson appoints new heads of customer units within region Middle East & east Africa

Helen Henriksson appointed Ericsson’s Head of Customer Unit Egypt Mathias Johansson appointed Ericsson’s Head of Customer Unit East Africa Petter Järtby appointed Ericsson’s Head of Global Customer Unit Etisalat Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has appointed three new Heads of Customer Units in Region Middle East and East Africa to further strengthen market position and accelerate transformation and growth. As members of Ericsson’s …

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Bee’ah concludes participation in World Future Energy Summit 2016

The leading environmental company’s input at the summit was highlighted by agreement with Masdar and in-depth talks with Saudi Arabia Officials. Sharjah, United Arab Emirates – Bee’ah , the Middle East’s award-winning and leading integrated environmental and waste management company, has successfully completed its participation in the World Future Energy Summit and ECO-Waste Exhibition, which was held in Abu Dhabi …

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The Sustainable City in Dubai Pulls in the Crowds at World Future Energy Summit 2016

Region’s first fully integrated sustainable community from Diamond Developers a top attraction at event. Dubai, UAE: The Sustainable City, the region’s first active fully integrated sustainable community in Dubai, is proving a big draw for visitors at The World Future Energy Summit (WFES), which is currently underway at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. Launched onto the market by Diamond Developers …

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Masdar Unveils 2015 Sustainability Report

Masdar has released its 2015 Sustainability Report, documenting the renewable energy company’s sustainability milestones in the period October 2014 to September 2015. Masdar developed the report using the internationally recognised sustainability reporting framework from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), in accordance with the latest GRI G4 guidelines. The report discloses a wide variety of sustainability indicators, ranging from economic and …

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Emirates cuts through noise from global tech giants to become the UAE’s most positively perceived brand in 2015

Emirates is the most positively perceived brand amongst UAE residents according to the 2015 BestBrand Rankings, launched today by global market research company, YouGov. The BestBrand Rankings are compiled using YouGov’s flagship daily brand tracker BrandIndex which tracks over 400 brands in the UAE. Using BrandIndex’s Buzz score, which is calculated by asking consumers daily if they have ‘heard anything …

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African space policy adds new dimension for aid

By – Nick Ishmael Perkins – SciDev.Net With a billion people still in poverty, could rocket science be just what development needs? In October 2015, African science and education ministers adopted the continent’s first space policy. [1] The accompanying strategy is due to be ratified by heads of state at the African Union summit later this month. The hope among …

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