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Tag Archives: Arab World

Women constitute over 60% of the science fields in the Arab world, lectures Dr. Dajani

During her visit to Zayed University. UNESCO International Literacy Prize winner, and 12th out of 100 most influential Arab women, Dr. Rana Dajani was recently hosted at Zayed University Abu Dhabi campus to lecture students about the five roles she plays in life. She advised the young students how to find their passion and to pursue their dreams while referring …

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UAE- HBMSU, Alexandria University to enrich smart learning systems in Arab world

The Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University, HBMSU, and Egypt’s Alexandria University, have signed a memorandum of understanding, MoU, to enrich smart learning systems in the Arab world. The signing took place in the presence of Lt. Gen. Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and General Security in Dubai and HBMSU Chairman, and HBMSU Board of Governors. Under the MoU, …

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Entrepreneurship in the Arab world: the opportunities, challenges, the stakeholders and the funding environment

Zawya has conducted a series of interviews with many stakeholders in the Arab entrepreneurship space to gauge their views on the opportunities and the challenges that they face. Governments across the Arab world have been spending money on consultants to set up incubators and other tools to help those with business ideas create new firms and scale them, as more …

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Winners of ‘Illiteracy in the Arab World’ Challenge honoured

The Challenge attracted a host of outstanding projects and initiatives that seek to eradicate illiteracy. The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) has wrapped up the evaluation process for entries into the first round of the “Illiteracy in the Arab World” Challenge, with plans to announce the winners at the Knowledge Summit 2018, taking place on December 5 …

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Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government Releases Arab World Online 2017 Report

The Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) has released a report titled The Arab World Online 2017 today (Wednesday, October 25, 2017), which examines the digital transformations and societal trends brought about by the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the Arab region. The findings assess public readiness towards, and concerns about emerging digital technologies across the Arab region. This is …

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Arab-World Opportunities Presented in the Global Investment Spotlight at the Largest MENA Investment Conference Starting Today

Defensive plays, dividend payers, and companies with strong cash flows, robust balance sheets and outstanding management teams offer opportunity amid volatile global markets as the Middle East and North Africa looks to a future less-dependent on oil. Dubai, UAE — EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the Arab world, has kicked off the EFG Hermes 12th annual One on …

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Innovation Arabia 9 kicks off today to explore new prospects to boost innovation in the Arab World

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. International partnerships between the university, UNESCO and with Italian university UNINETTUNO to enhance quality of Arabic curriculums & provide innovative learning in line with requirements of 21st century. UAE – Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai …

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WiMAX rates in the Arab World: Libya has the lowest rates, while the UAE has the highest

In a new report, the Arab Advisors Group analyzed the residential WiMAX broadband rates in seven Arab countries (Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and the UAE). WiMAX is one of the fixed broadband technologies deployed in the Arab region. By December 2015, WiMAX networks were commercially deployed in seven Arab countries. The report analyses residential WiMAX broadband rates …

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17th Arab Investors and Businessmen Conference seeks to bridge gap between academics and actual market requirements in Arab World

HE Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy and Chairman of the 17th Arab Businessmen and Investors Conference. The event will discuss challenges of labor market innovation and leadership on 16 and 17 November. Under the theme ‘Investing in Entrepreneurship and Innovation’, the organisers of the 17th Arab Investors and Businessmen Conference (ABIC), which is being held under …

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All telecom operators in the MENA region have engaged in CSR initiatives

A new report from the Arab Advisors Group provides an overview and analysis of the CSR initiatives implemented by the telecom operators in the Arab World. By the end of 2014, over 460 initiatives were cumulatively undertaken by all the operators in the region. A new report published by the Arab Advisors Group analyzed the corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices …

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