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Tag Archives: Middle East

Middle East’s largest exhibition of China-made products opened today to boost trade between China and the MENA region

Global Sources (NASDAQ: GSOL) opened its 6th annual China Sourcing Fairsin Dubai today to help boost trade between China and the Middle East-North Africa (MENA) region. The events will run May 29-31, 2012, at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre. Featuring seven halls of suppliers, the Fairs are: China Sourcing Fair: Baby & Children’s Products  China Sourcing Fair: Electronics  China Sourcing Fair: …

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ArabiaShop selects Tensator Virtual Assistant to greet show visitors

ArabiaShop, the Middle East’s only trade fair for marketing-at-retail professionals, has chosen the Tensator Virtual Assistant to greet visitors to its inaugural exhibition. The next-generation digital signage solution will be showcased in the registration area of the show, which takes place from 8 – 10 May 2012. Designed by international queue management specialist Tensator, the Virtual Assistant uses the latest …

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Oil Loses Out to Plastics, as Middle East Diversifies its Economy

The Middle East is seeking a gradual movement away from its dependency on oil and gas production to diversify its economy and create a positive environment for the development of its plastics industry, according to a new report by industry intelligence company GlobalData. The new report* suggests that the region has been witness to the emergence of an impressive upstream …

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Victorians Connect For Business In The Middle East & North Africa

The Victorian Connection, a Victorian Government initiative to develop investment and trade opportunities in global markets, was launched today in Dubai by the Minister for Innovation, Services and Small Business, Louise Asher.

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MIDDLE EAST: Online education is vital for the region

With economic imperatives rising and the demand for a more skilled workforce, now is the time for expansion of online higher education courses in the Middle East. However, there are still some challenges and perceptions to overcome. What is it about the present and future of the Middle East that creates a specific need for online education? I would argue …

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Microsoft & Manpower developing programme to fight youth unemployment

Global recruiter Manpower and solutions and software development systems provider Microsoft are developing joint programmes to help fight youth unemployment. The Memorandum of Understanding sees Microsoft and Manpower work with other partners to develop a training curriculum for young entrepreneurs to foster leading-edge technical, organisational and business development skills.

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Middle East must seize the moment for science

The political changes underway in Egypt and other countries of the Middle East signal an opportunity for science to flourish — but scientific vigour will not be enough to foster development, transparency and freedom, says Naser Faruqui.

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