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Expo 2020 Dubai® launches apprenticeship programme to provide opportunities for young people

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The pioneering programme is inspired by the UAE’s vision to build a knowledge-based economy, and aims to boost the skill sets of young people to prepare them for future challenges. In line with the UAE Youth Empowerment Strategy and the Government’s drive to engage with young people, Expo 2020 Dubai announces the launch of its Apprenticeship Programme which aims to …

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Sharjah Tatweer Forum organizes interactive seminar titled ‘Women and Entrepreneurship: What’s holding Women Back?’


Sharjah Tatweer Forum recently organized an interactive seminar titled ‘Women and Entrepreneurship: What’s holding women back?’ in collaboration with SAP which attracted several entities that support SME and entrepreneurship projects in Sharjah like Ruwad Establishment, Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Sheraa, and Sharjah Business Women Council. Women entrepreneurs and leaders from the business and investment sectors also attended the …

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Young Arabs look up to ‘model country’ UAE as most desired place in which to live for fifth consecutive year


Findings From 8th Annual ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller Arab Youth Survey Released United Arab Emirates ahead of US and Germany Safety, security and economic opportunity cited as main reasons UAE also seen as best place in which to start a business Dubai, UAE – For the fifth consecutive year, the United Arab Emirates has been named as the country in which most …

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UAE joins international think-tank on education

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United Arab Emirates will help spearhead reinvention of the classroom, as part of ‘Leading Countries of the World in Transforming Education’ programme. Microsoft today announced that the United Arab Emirates will be a founding member of a global initiative called Leading Countries of the World in Transforming Education, a bold programme that will bring together trend-setting education ministries and high-level …

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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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UAE University signs memorandum of understanding with Supreme Legislation Committee

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To uphold rule of law in building society. The UAE University (UAEU) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Supreme Legislation Committee (SLC) to promote a joint action to uphold the role of the law in creating an integrated society based on mutual knowledge. The two sides emphasized the concerted efforts to keep pace with ongoing developments as …

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Chinese smart solutions provider Bittel forays into UAE in partnership with UAE major BMTS


Bittel, the leading smart solutions provider for hospitality sector in China, has announced its foray in the UAE market. Bittel’s entry into the UAE market comes as the result of a strategic partnership agreement with the UAE-based Bahri & Mazroei Technical Systems (BMTS). BMTS will act as the sole agent for their smart solutions in the UAE. The strategic partnership …

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Al-Khair Foundation seeks UAE partnerships to jointly fund and deliver US$20-30m projects in the Middle East

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Leading UK-based Muslim charity calls for collaborations with UAE NGOs at Dubai International Humanitarian, Aid and Development Exhibition. Al-Khair Foundation (AKF), one of the largest Muslim charities in the United Kingdom, announced today at the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition that it is seeking partnerships with UAE-based non-profit organisations to deliver life-changing projects to those in …

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Nearly 80% of Medical Clinics in UAE Use Management Software

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Go Smart’s ‘Smart Clinic’ software reduces time spent on administrative work by 50% Dubai, 17 March, 2016: Go Smart, the Dubai based software and mobile application developer, is taken a keen interest in the healthcare sector in the UAE. The company has developed a fully integrated and complete software solution for use by medical clinics called ‘Smart Clinic.’ In research …

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Emirates NBD Group announces strategic initiatives for women in the UAE

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‘Women of Tomorrow’ initiative to mentor and fund female entrepreneurs. Bank pledges continued support to Emirates NBD e7 – Daughters of the Emirates – programme championing female-led community projects as 2015 participants graduate. Emirates NBD Group, a leading financial services institution in the region, reinforced its commitment to women’s empowerment with its programmes to support female entrepreneurship and encourage social …

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