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Tag Archives: Online

Mideast jobseekers prefer online engagement with firms: Survey

Demanded by 94.7% of the region’s job seekers By Staff Writer, TradeArabia Engaging with potential job seekers online is positive for a company’s employer branding and is demanded by 94.7 per cent of the region’s job seekers, according to poll conducted by Bayt.com, a leading job site in the region. Two-thirds of these job seekers (66.5 per cent) said they …

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No connection: Online apps and social platforms struggle to establish bonds with UAE users – study

A new study has shown that mobile apps and online social platforms are “struggling” to create strong bonds with consumers in the United Arab Emirates, despite their widespread use. A survey of 1,000 UAE residents carried out by MBLM, a brand consultancy firm, said that last year apps and online social networks in general ranked lowly, coming 13th on a …

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Focus on SMEs: Dubai to launch first local online marketplace

DubaiStore will also host the licensed home businesses acting as a reference platform. By Staff Writer, TradeArabia Digital Economy Solutions (DES), a joint venture between emaratech and the Department of Economic Development of Dubai (DED), will launch DubaiStore, the first local online marketplace to focus on SMEs and home-based businesses (e-traders). DubaiStore, quintessentially an online marketplace for all licensed businesses …

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Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government Releases Arab World Online 2017 Report

The Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) has released a report titled The Arab World Online 2017 today (Wednesday, October 25, 2017), which examines the digital transformations and societal trends brought about by the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the Arab region. The findings assess public readiness towards, and concerns about emerging digital technologies across the Arab region. This is …

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Tech savvy: 50% online users in MEA trust social media- survey

Today’s connected world is driving a ‘consumer trust divide’ between suspicious minds in developed nations and more accepting attitudes in emerging countries, according to Kantar TNS’s latest Connected Life research. Kantar TNS surveyed 70,000 people across 56 countries and conducted 104 in-depth interviews as part of the 2017, Connected Life study. The research explored consumer trust in brands in relation …

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84% of UAE’s online second-hand car shoppers prefer dubizzle

More than 109,000 daily active users recorded on dubizzle’s Motors section in September 2016 dubizzle’s mandatory requirement to post prices is a key contributor to the platform’s success and drives transparency in the marketplace Dubai, UAE – As of September 2016, dubizzle leads the online motors market, with 84% of UAE second-hand car shoppers visiting the platform for their next …

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Three-quarters of respondents in the Middle East research companies online before accepting a job offer

The latest poll from Bayt.com, done in partnership with Naseba, reveals that 85% of respondents believe that a company’s engagement with job seekers on social platform is positive for employer branding Beirut, Lebanon – The success of any business largely depends on the quality of the employees it attracts and retains. According to the recent Bayt.com “Trends in Employer Branding …

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Opportunities for IT Sector in Delivering Smart Government Initiatives to 85% of UAE Residents Online

Over 37 government entities showcased smart platforms and services at GITEX 2015. STME, the Middle East’s leading IT solutions provider and systems integrator (SI), headquartered in Dubai is seeing increasing collaboration with government and public sector entities in the UAE. According to Google’s global interactive tool, Consumer Barometer around 85% of UAE residents access the internet through their smart phones …

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Google to make it easier for Egyptian small businesses to run their business online

Google Apps for Work are now 40% cheaper and more affordable for Egyptian businesses. Google today announced Egyptian businesses will now be able to purchase Google Apps for Work at a reduced price. The online productivity suite will now cost Egyptian customers USD30 per person per year, down from USD50 per person per year. The 40% reduction in price is …

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UAE Hospitality is on the Move, say Mobile Technology Experts

Holidaymakers Increasingly Using Technology to Enhance Hotel Stays and Travel Experiences 60% of Air Ticket Bookings in the UAE Made Online: PayFort Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Virtual check-ins, wireless entertainment, online room service requests, and mobile travel upgrades – this is what the future holds for travel and tourism in the UAE, say mobile technology experts. According to the latest …

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