Tag Archives: Middle East

Zain strategic partner of 8th International Invention Fair Middle East


Company supports Kuwaiti inventors in bringing about positive changes. Kuwait – Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its strategic partnership of the 8th International Invention Fair Middle East, organized by the Kuwait Science Club. The event is held under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, and runs from 16-19 …

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Talent is the Biggest Concern for Businesses in the Middle East


Executives in the Middle East rank talent as their biggest business worry according to a recent survey by the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC). Availability of top calibre talent will have a significant impact on future business success in the region according to the AESC/BlueSteps Middle East Talent Survey 2015. Respondents were asked to rank the impact …

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GE Opens Middle East Aviation Technology Center


  Today, GE opened their Middle East Aviation Technology Center to support customers’ operations by leveraging data analytics, domain experience and software capabilities to increase productivity, maximize performance and minimize down time for customers using GE ‘s platform for the Industrial Internet. “The Aviation Technology Center provides the environment and expertise to collaborate with our customers to identify challenges while …

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View on Migration: Universities welcome Syrian scholars

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By SciDev.Net – Shyamantha Asokan Universities around the world are providing refuge for dozens of Syrian academics who have fled the brutal civil war. The Scholar Rescue Fund (SRF), part of the US-based Institute of International Education, has found placements at host universities for 80 Syrian scholars since the conflict began in 2011. In the United Kingdom, a charity called …

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Paypal Introduces Arabic Website & Customer Service To Connect Middle-East And North Africa Users To The Global Marketplace


Paypal’s Arabic Website And Arabic-Speaking Customer Service Offering Is Now Live Arabic Launch Places Paypal Within Reach Of 400 Million Arabic Speaking Consumers And Merchants In Middle-East And North Africa Arabic Language Option Will Facilitate Further E- And M-Commerce Growth PayPal has launched an Arabic version of its website and customer service to connect with a wider pool of e-commerce …

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Qatar’s Former Minister of Energy & Industry Launches Middle East’s First Energy Think Tank

Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah

The Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development Urges Gulf States to Curtail Domestic Energy Consumption or Risk Losing Critical Export Revenue The Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development, the first think tank of its kind in the Middle East, urged the governments of the region to tackle soaring domestic energy …

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BP and Masdar aim to make World Future Energy Summit the Middle East’s Largest-Ever Carbon Offset Event


Worldwide Carbon Offset Market Could Nearly Double in Value and Grow Nearly 1.5 Times in Volume by 2020: Ecosystem Marketplace; BP Target Neutral Returns to WFES as the “Official Carbon Offset Partner” Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – BP and Masdar announced today a joint goal of making the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) 2016, part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability …

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Middle East Connected Sports Can Win in the Digital Economy

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Worldwide Big-Data Market Predicted to Grow Six Times Faster Than General IT. SAP HANA Platform Running on Intel Provides Real-Time Analytics for Transforming Player, Fan, Media, and Venue Experience. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Connected sports will be the pioneering vertical for Middle East digital transformation, as big-data solutions can transform the player, fan, media and venue experience, industry heavyweights …

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Elan media partners with the huffington post to introduce huffpost arabi to the middle east


ELAN Media becomes the exclusive digital media sales representative of the Arabic-language edition of The Huffington Post. ELAN Media, the media arm of ELAN Group, a diversified and fully integrated media and entertainment group in the Middle East, has partnered with Integrated Media Strategies and The Huffington Post, a leading global online source of breaking news, opinion, entertainment and community, …

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Huawei Extends Professional Services Offerings to Enterprises across the Middle East


Investment will add value to region’s increasingly large IT & IP projects requiring high-end technology implementations and management consultancy. Dubai, UAE – Huawei –a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider–today launched a new range of Professional Services offerings for the Middle East. The Professional Services will help organizations to optimize the return on their investments in large-scale …

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