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SABIC signs research agreement with University of Cambridge to develop innovative solutions for community benefit

The Saudi Basic Industries Corporation ( SABIC ) signed a multiyear strategic agreement with the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, UK, on September 24 to mutually develop advanced technologies into innovative solutions, with a clear focus on meeting key market objectives and the demands of the global community. The agreement, which was signed in the presence of Mohamed Al-Mady, SABIC …

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Comguard partners with BlueCat Networks to host roadshows on IPv6 and BYOD

  Comguard and BlueCat Networks organize roadshows in Saudi Arabia and UAE for enterprises to share insights into how to successfully implement IPv6 and BYOD Dubai, UAE, 19thSeptember, 2012 – Comguard, a Dubai-based leading value-added distributor for IT security products and part of Spectrum group, in association with the world’s leading IPAM Intelligence company, BlueCat Networks, will host roadshows on …

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Saudi Arabia puts Energy Efficiency on Radar, says Frost & Sullivan

The construction boom and rising investments in real estate in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), have resulted in phenomenal growth for building technologies such as heating ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC), lighting, and mechanical-electrical-plumbing (MEP) systems in recent years. As all these systems operate on electricity, KSA’s energy consumption has inevitably surged rapidly over past few years. Additionally, economic growth …

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42% of Unemployed Women in KSA Support the Idea of Working in the Retail Sector

Riyadh,11 Sep 2012 : A recent study conducted by ALWANE, a recently established regional coalition of experienced and emerging leaders from 17 countries across the Middle East and North Africa, shed the spotlight on Saudi women working in the retail industry. The study done in partnership with women empowerment hub GLOWORK, Harvey Nichols Riyadh and KPMG highlighted the public’s overall …

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Human Resources Development Fund Approves Accreditation and Funding for Zamil Higher Institute for Industrial Training

Zamil Higher Institute for Industrial training has announced that the Human Resources Development Fund ( HRDF ) has officially approved the facilities and activities of the Institute and its training programs and granted its accreditation. The Institute also recently signed a comprehensive support agreement with the HRDF , which will ensure that the Institute receives necessary financial support. Dr. Mohamed …

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Mobily Taps IBM for Business Transformation In Agreement Valued At About $280 million

Five year agreement helps fastest growing Telecommunications company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to offer improved services to its mobile clients. Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) have announced a 5-year agreement worth approximately $280 million to provide comprehensive IT solutions for the Saudi Arabian company. As the fastest growing telecommunications company in Saudi Arabia, Mobily has experienced …

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BofA Merrill Lynch Report Says Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Lead MENA’s Construction Boom

  Market Currently Accounts for 46 Percent of MENA’s Project Pipeline SAUDI ARABIA – According to a new medium term outlook BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research Report ‘GCC 2020: Time to Shift Gears’, Saudi Arabia is set to take the lead in regional infrastructure investment and construction spending. Over the next 15 years, the MENA construction sector will be a …

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Innovation Crucial in Current Low Growth Economy Say Middle East Manufacturers

  White Paper Including Results from Qatar, Saudi Arabia and UAE Reveals Inadequate Tools and Systems Hinder Innovation-led Strategies Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 08 February 2012 – Manufacturers are investing in product innovation and added value services as a means to compete and drive growth according to IDC Manufacturing Insights’ latest white paper, In Pursuit of Operational Excellence: Accelerating Business …

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Prince Alwaleed Meets Twitter Management in New York

HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company ( KHC ), met with Mr. Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter, Mr. Ali Rowghani, CFO of Twitter and Mr. Suhail Rizvi from Twitter at The Plaza Hotel in New York on Monday 6th February 2012 during His Royal Highness’s trip to the U.S. Prince Alwaleed was accompanied …

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GE Energy Manufacturing Technology Center Marks First Anniversary with Focus on Driving Localization and Job Creation

Employs about 400 technologists to support Saudi’s growing energy infrastructure Serving over 50 customers in Saudi Arabia, the Middle East, Africa and Europe Extended service support for over 450 gas turbines to increase efficiency Training over 100 Saudi students as part of the GE joint technical program Dammam, Saudi Arabia; July 3, 2012: Achieving a series of firsts in technology, …

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