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Omar K. Alghanim Honored For Nurturing A New Generation Of Middle East Business Leaders

JA Worldwide recognizes Mr. Alghanim for co-founding and leading entrepreneurship and employment group INJAZ Al-Arab Omar Kutayba Alghanim, Group CEO of Alghanim Industries, has been recognized by JA (Junior Achievement) Worldwide for his breakthrough efforts to foster creativity, critical thinking, and business skills among youth in the Middle East. One of the world’s largest youth-serving non-profit organizations, JA Worldwide honored …

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Two MEFMA members recognized at Global FM Awards of Excellence 2019

UAE-based integrated facilities management (FM) providers Emrill Services and Adeeb Electrical & Electronics Services were honored Two members of the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) bagged major awards at the prestigious Global FM Awards of Excellence 2019. UAE-based integrated facilities management (FM) providers Emrill Services and Adeeb Electrical & Electronics Services were honored in the recently concluded competition for …

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Dubai Cares, International Publishers Association forge partnership to support the future of African publishing

Dubai Cares commits $800,000 over 4 years to support literacy, book access, indigenous publishing, and library restoration Dubai: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Publishers Association (IPA), the world’s largest trade association for publishers, to support a range of initiatives to address pressing African publishing ecosystem …

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Mastercard partners with GEMS Education to offer scholarships to high-achieving UAE students

As part of its annual partnership with GEMS Education, Mastercard holds scholarship awards ceremony at GEMS Wellington Academy, Al Khail Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, has formed an annual partnership with GEMS Education to grant scholarships to high-achieving students, in the field of academic excellence and extra-curriculars such as sports and the creative & performing …

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UAE-based leading African changemaker awarded for innovation in fintech for his company

Mahmood Ahmadu recognized by Euro-Knowledge Awards for payment services provider Innovate 1 Pay Euro-Knowledge – an international consultancy and advisor to leading businesses and governments – in association with FIN Magazine – recognized the achievements of African change-makers in industry, policymaking and business in a grand ceremony recently held at the House of Lords, London. Among those receiving merit, UAE-based …

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QSTP extends partnership agreement with Cisco Qatar

Cooperation aims to accelerate digital transformation in Qatar : Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), part of Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation (QF RDI), today renewed its partnership agreement with Cisco Qatar for a further five years, with the aim of continuing both entities’ commitment to accelerating the pace of digital transformation in Qatar. The partnership was renewed by …

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Dubai Future Foundation forms Dubai Future Council for Blockchain

The Council is made up of 14 members from various local entities and international companies The Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) has formed the “Dubai Future Council for Blockchain”, to be headed by Her Excellency Dr Aisha Bint Butti Bin Bishr, Director General of Smart Dubai. The Council is part of the “Dubai Future Councils” initiative, launched at the beginning of …

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Al-Barmawi heads the regional office of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE)

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) is establishing its first Chairman office for the Middle East and North Africa The IAEE has appointed the Jordanian investor Bilal Al-Birmawi, CEO of 1st Arabia Exhibition and Conference Organizing Company, to be responsible for establishing a permanent office for the association to act as a platform for the activities of the …

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British University in Dubai, Dubai Blockchain Center, University of Nicosia supporting knowledge transfer in blockchain technology

British University in Dubai, Dubai Blockchain Center and University of Nicosia sign a Memorandum of Understanding The British University in Dubai (BUiD) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Dubai Blockchain Center and the University of Nicosia. The MoU was signed by Prof. Abdullah Alshamsi, BUiD‘s Vice Chancellor, and Dr Marwan Alzarouni Chief Executive Officer- Dubai Blockchain Center and …

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Emircom celebrates success of long-standing partnership with Cisco

UAE’s leading systems integrator provides support to cisco connect 2019 as diamond sponsor Abu Dhabi: In line with its continuous efforts to usher the region’s growth in digital technology, Emircom, one of the UAE’s leading systems integrators has proactively supported Cisco in its regional event – Cisco Connect 2019, as an exclusive Diamond Sponsor of the event, which was recently …

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