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B.E.A.T.S Foundation invites globally renowned speakers to the UAE for a Leadership Summit

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The two-day leadership summit will see Dr. Marshall Goldsmith, World’s number 1 executive coach; Mr. Arthur F Carmazzi, World’s number 9 Leadership Guru; Mr. Fons Trompenaars, Worlds renowned cultural coach; and Mr. Tom Abbott Asia’s Renowned Sales coach. B.E.A.T.S is a platform evolved from the industry and regional needs addressing the challenges and opportunities which industries face. Our research displays …

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UAE to host 20th meeting of Council of Arab Ministers of Communication & Information

H.E. Hamad Obaid Al Mansoori, TRA's Director General

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced that the UAE will be hosting the 20th session of the Council of Arab Ministers of Communication & Information to be held at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi on September 27 and 28. The meeting will be attended by top-level telecommunications and information ministers from various Arab countries. Executive officers of the …

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74% of people in the UAE have a connection to at least one business in a foreign country through Facebook

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New Facebook tools launched to help MENA Businesses expand across borders. Dubai, UAE – Facebook announced today the launch of new solutions on the platform to help businesses expand across the globe. As technology brings the world closer, it can also help businesses grow by connecting them with people around the world; as such Facebook is releasing new solutions to …

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UAE Economic Outlook Remains Optimistic Despite Increased Regional Supply Chain Risk

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Global supply chain risk climbed to 80.8 in Q2, a level not seen since 2013 CIPS Q2 Risk Index reports increased supply chain risk across MENA from Q1 Supply chain risk across the Middle East and North Africa climbed to 4.406 from 4.371 during the second quarter of 2016, according to the CIPS Risk Index, powered by Dun & Bradstreet. …

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Stage set of 9th Paper Arabia 2016 from December 13-15 at the Dubai International Exhibition Centre

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Dubai, UAE – Al Fajer information and Services announced that preparations are completed to hold the 9th edition of Paper Arabia that will be held at the Dubai International Exhibition Centre from December 13 to 15, 2016. Organizers of the show said that Paper Arabia 2016 demonstrates the UAE’s stature in regional and global paper industry and its expanding reach …

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With 91% of residents aware of Pokémon GO – will Pokémon fever catch on in the UAE?

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Dubai, UAE – According to a new YouGov survey, 91% of UAE residents are aware of the location-based reality game Pokémon GO, but will Pokémon fever catch on in the Emirates? The results reveal that 22% of aware UAE residents have already downloaded the gaming app to their device, of which 9% are currently active users, but 13% claim after …

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Bringing Sustainability to the Core of UAE Economy

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Dubai Carbon launches the first sustainability self-assessment tool focused on capital investment markets to streamline portfolio exposure to climate change. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Dubai Carbon has launched a new version of Sustainability Self-Assessment specifically focused on measuring the risk and exposure towards socio-environmental impacts thus allowing both public and private organisations to benchmark their resource efficiency amongst industries …

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Financiers embrace sustainability Or Bringing Sustainability to the Core of UAE Economy

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Dubai Carbon launches the first sustainability self-assessment tool focused on capital investment markets to streamline portfolio exposure to climate change. Dubai – Dubai Carbon has launched a new version of Sustainability Self-Assessment specifically focused on measuring the risk and exposure towards socio-environmental impacts thus allowing both public and private organisations to benchmark their resource efficiency amongst industries and peers. The …

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Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosts the UAE-Europe Business Forum

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Towards more business and fruitful cooperation with the European Union. UAE-Europe trade during 2015 reached AED 236,4 billion (58 billion euros); a 13,7% increase compared to 2014 UAE is the seventh largest European export market, and 14th biggest Europe’s trade partners Value of trade according to certificates of origin between Sharjah and the 6 countries that comprise the European delegation …

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Parents in the UAE spend 140% more on university costs than global average

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UAE parents spend the most globally on children’s higher education Over half (52%) looking to send children abroad want to invest in property in that country Nearly 9 in 10 have concerns about funding their children’s education UAE parents spend the most globally on children’s higher education Over half (52%) looking to send children abroad want to invest in property …

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