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Huawei Builds Greener Supply Chain


2014 Sustainability Report Shows Marked Progress. Middle East – Huawei reduced its global carbon emissions in 2014 after membership in its green supplier program expanded five-fold last year, according to the company’s 2014 Sustainability Report. Released at a conference on the future of sustainable supply chains, the report sets out Huawei ‘s philosophy and describes its achievements in bridging the ...

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Unilever partners with Microsoft’s MSN to deliver digital content across MENA


MSN will deliver content on Unilever products to a wider audience in the regions across multiple platforms in both English and Arabic. Unilever Middle East and North Africa has entered into a strategic partnership with Microsoft to be their food and drink content partner within the Lifestyle section of the MSN. Starting June, this seven-month long integrated content partnership enables ...

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Help AG’s Clean Sweep at Regional ICT Awards Highlights Growing Importance of IT Security in Middle East


In an unprecedented display of dominance in the IT solutions and services domain, Help AG has been named as the ‘Systems Integrator of the Year’ by Channel Middle East, Network Middle East and Reseller Middle East – three of the region’s most prestigious IT publications. The ceremonies, held between April and June 2015, recognized the IT security company as the ...

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Twitter appoints Benjamin Ampen as Head of Sales for the MENA region

Benjamin Ampen

Twitter has appointed Benjamin Ampen (@bampen) as the Head of Sales for the MENA region, one of the fastest growing markets for Twitter worldwide. Ampen has been working with Twitter since 2012 as the Head of Sales for the Continental Europe and New Markets. In March, Twitter announced its plan to open an office in Dubai by the 3rd quarter ...

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DSOA to Showcase its Entrepreneurship Center at ArabNet Digital Summit 2015


Designed to Nurture Start-ups and Young Entrepreneurs in the Fields of Technology and Digital Islamic Economy Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority ( DSOA ), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), the integrated free zone technology park, will showcase its Dubai Technology Entrepreneurship Centre (DTEC) as part of its participation at ArabNet Digital Summit 2015, the region’s premier conference for ...

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TRACCS: “building indigenous Arab Talent is the only way forward for the PR industry in the Middle East”


TRACCS first Middle East PR Firm to be awarded “Best Consultancy to Work For” by The Holmes Report Dubai – TRACCS, the largest home-grown public relations network in the Middle East & North Africa, has been named the “Best Consultancy to Work For”in Continental Europe, Middle East and Africa by The Holmes Report, making it the first regional agency to ...

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SAS and EBTIC’s strategic partnership to boost UAE’s knowledge-based economy


SAS to provide its analytics platform to help EBTIC create value out of UAE’s data assets. United Arab Emirates – With governments and organisations collecting more data than ever before, harnessing this data for hidden insight will be a key competitive differentiator and potentially lead to new waves of productivity, growth and innovation for the UAE. SAS – the leader ...

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Etisalat Group to Participate in 2015 mHealth Grand Cycle Tour

Abdulaziz Alsawaleh Alshehhi - Chief Human Resources Officer - Etisalat Group

Abu Dhabi – Etisalat Group , the leading emerging markets telecommunications operator in Middle East, Africa and Asia, will participate in the 2015 mHealth Grand Cycle Tour due to take place in September. Etisalat is an Official Supporter of the tour, which aims to raise awareness about diabetes, mHealth solutions and will provide a team drawn from employees across the ...

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Middle East users can save up to 40% with the help of compressor modulation technologies


At the Smart Skyscrapers Summit in Dubai The Middle East can take a giant step towards energy efficiency by switching to Air Conditioning systems with compressor modulation, reducing energy consumption by up to 40%. This challenge was tackled in a thought-provoking discussion led by Emerson Climate Technologies MEA during the Smart Skyscrapers Summit held at Sofitel The Palm, Dubai. The ...

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Stress is the main health concern for Middle East employers


Middle East employers seek longer term savings by investing more in employee health The latest Towers Watson survey on Health Benefits reveals that employers are investing more in the health of their employees as many Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) countries have implemented new legislation and amendments to laws that deal with mandates for employee healthcare coverage. These changes are already ...

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