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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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Nine in 10 GCC leaders believe health and safety key to business success, survey reveals

Leaders across the GCC are identifying worker protection against injury and ill health as vital to safeguarding their businesses’ reputation and resilience and improving productivity, according to new survey findings published today. Nine in 10 senior managers operating within the Gulf Corporation Council believe the investment decisions they make on health and safety are business critical, with 85 per cent …

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Ras Al Khaimah economic department completes Q1 2016 survey

GDP forecast to break through the 30 billion dirham barrier. Ras Al Khaimah – The Ras Al Khaimah Department of Economic Development (DED), in cooperation with the Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority, has completed its annual economic survey and quarterly survey (first quarter 2016), which ran from 10th April through 16th June. The surveys involved 1200 companies across a variety …

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Gartner Survey Reveals Enterprise Spending on Mobile App Development Remains Low

Mobile Accounts for Only 10 Percent of Overall Application Development Budgets. Forty-two percent of organizations expect to increase spending on mobile app development by an average of 31 percent in 2016, according to a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. Despite this, the average proportion of the overall application development budget allocated to mobile is only 10 percent, a 2 percent …

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77% of mothers in the UAE would choose to go back to work after having children according to a recent survey by Mums@Work

Mums@Work officially launches in the UAE giving mums the opportunity to revitalise their careers and connect with employers across the region. On average 77% of mothers in the UAE who have taken time out from their careers to have children, are keen to get back to work according to a recent survey conducted by Mums@Work in association with YouGov. Interestingly …

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Global leaders rate “access to funds and building of capabilities” as the key driver of innovation, finds survey by GTDW endorsed by the UAE Ministry of Economy

Results revealed – Global Trade Development Week ‘Innovation Survey’ conducted by A.T. Kearney. Business and government leaders from across the globe report that access to funds for small and medium sized companies is the highest priority area to leverage innovation in economic development. To put this into perspective, “access to funds and resources” is ranked twice as important as “ease …

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Northwestern University in Qatar to Begin 3rd Annual Media Use Survey in January

Northwestern University in Qatar has announced that fieldwork for its third annual media use survey will begin in January, 2015. The study, a recipient of a National Priorities Research Program award from the Qatar National Research Fund, will provide new insights into people’s use of and attitudes toward media. This year’s survey will mostly replicate NU-Q’s 2013 survey focusing on …

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Fluke Networks Survey Finds Cloud Adoption at Less than 40 percent among Middle East Businesses

45 Percent of Firms Surveyed Prefer Hybrid Cloud Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Despite the powerful buzz surrounding cloud services and their simplicity, the real picture is slightly different. A recent Fluke Networks survey revealed that less than 40 percent of businesses across the Middle East are adopting cloud, with an additional 22 percent on the verge of implementing the technology. …

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Laptops Move to the Head of the Class among College Students, According to AMD Back-to-School Survey

41 percent of college students based in the United States consider their laptop their most important possession for studying, productivity, and entertainment In time for back-to-school season, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced the results of its national Back-to-School Technology Usage Survey[1] of college-bound students about their technology preferences and purchase habits. The poll revealed that while more than half of today’s …

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Bayt.com survey reveals that distraction at work is a huge problem

Respondents in the MENA want better work/life balance and more challenging work to be more engaged and less distracted. The Bayt.com ‘Distractions at Work in the MENA’ poll, recently conducted by Bayt.com, the region’s number one job site, has revealed that more than half of respondents in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region find distraction at work to …

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