UAE’s University of Wollongong in Dubai to give students looking for international degrees ‘The Edge’ in the global pursuit for future-ready skills

UAE’s University of Wollongong in Dubai to give students looking for international degrees ‘The Edge’ in the global pursuit for future-ready skills

Launches the Middle East’s first innovative Career Readiness Program involving mentorship from six world-class business experts Added benefits to international students include free COVID-19 vaccinations, option to sponsor family members and preparation to join a global business environment after graduation The Edge combines cutting-edge tools and hands-on mentoring from a team of international experts who use scientific assessment to take students from classroom to boardroom Program available to all newly enrolled first-year students at UOWD at no additional cost The 12-month program requires an investment of only 30 hours and…

ADEK OPENS APPLICATION FOR ABU DHABI SCHOLARSHIPS FOR DISTINGUISHED STUDENTS

فتح باب تقديم الطلبات لبرنامج بعثات أبوظبي للطلبة المتميزين

Application opens 21 March and closes 3 April for high-performing Emirati Grade 12 / Year 13 students and undergraduates aged 24 and under Students accepted at the world’s top 20 universities are eligible for a fast-track scholarship application process Outstanding Abu Dhabi scholars to receive end-to-end academic, career and personal development guidance in-line with the emirate’s future labor market needs  The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) announced opening application for the Abu Dhabi Scholarships for Distinguished Students – a premier program for Abu Dhabi’s outstanding Emirati students…

launch of digital experience platform ‘GROHE X’ for its GROHE brand

launch of digital experience platform ‘GROHE X’

LIXIL EMENA celebrates launch of digital experience platform ‘GROHE X’ for its GROHE brand Successful start: Over 12,000 visitors explored GROHE’s brand hub on the first day and almost 4,000 viewers attended the three live events Impactful sustainability engagement: As one of the first sanitary brands, GROHE presented its first Cradle to Cradle Certified® products during the premiere keynote Putting customers at the center: GROHE is increasingly addressing consumer needs with value-adding product innovations and tailored services  ‘Discover what’s next’: With this guiding theme, LIXIL EMENA yesterday successfully launched its…

Saudi banks have thrived rather than survived ; a dynamic outlook for 2021

كي بي إم جي: توقعات باستمرار قوة أداء القطاع المصرفي

KPMG Report: Despite pandemic, Saudi banks have thrived rather than survived; a dynamic outlook for 2021  KPMG’s latest report on the financial sector, Banking Perspectives 2021, records the sector seen moving towards a better year. Backed by government reforms, halt in credit losses (ECL), stable liquidity, stronger CAR, and transformational changes, banks are heralding stable year, as compared to a shaky outlook in the corresponding period last year. KPMG reported that the 11 Tadawul-listed banks stayed resilient at the end of 31 December 2020 reflecting signs of recovery since uncertainties…

Star International School Al Twar Achieves The Highest Ranking by KHDA for its Distance Learning Program

The school begins the second term riding high on its academic achievements 14 February, 2021, Dubai United Arab Emirates—Star International School Al Twar, a bespoke Foundation Stage, Primary and Secondary British school in Dubai, begins the second school term celebrating its strong academic achievements with its new KHDA ranking for its distance learning program. This British curriculum school has had a successful first term after opening its doors with a blended learning approach to suit its student body amid a pandemic. In this year, the school looks forward to continue…

 GM Middle East Celebrates its ongoing Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion on International Women’s Day

’جنرال موتورز الشرق الأوسط‘ تحتفي بالتزامها الدائم بالتنوّع والتكامل

General Motors continues its aspiration to be the most inclusive company in the world, putting its team at the heart of business success More than 370 women currently hold key roles across GM’s regional dealership network and regional offices, complementing the company’s already strong female representation across its own workforce Thanks to a strategic partnership with Stanford University, the global automaker continues to empower the next generation by bringing The Women in Data Science virtual conference to Dubai, UAE, it’s first edition in the Middle East. General Motors Africa and…

FLYING SPUR IS NAMED ‘BEST DREAM MACHINE’ BY MOTORWEEK

Flying Spur’s luxury and sports capabilities have been recognised with Drivers’ Choice Award by long-running American automotive TV series Technological tour de force of innovation, connectivity and comfort Driver engagement sets the bar for modern luxury Grand Touring sedans Driver-focused cabin blends the best of cutting-edge technology and modern craftsmanship “World’s best luxury four-door grand tourer” now available with hugely popular Bentley V8 powertrain alongside iconic W12. (Middle East, 3 March 2021) The Flying Spur W12 has been recognised in MotorWeek’s 2021 Drivers’ Choice Awards as the Best Dream Machine. Since…

Dubai customs & Ministry of economy inaugurate second international innovation forum

Dubai – 26 February 2021: Within its efforts to spread a culture of innovation, and as part of its participation in the UAE Innovation Month (21-27 Feb), Dubai Customs inaugurated the 2nd International Innovation, a joint initiative by the Ministry of Economy and Dubai Customs for the second consecutive year. The forum aims to provide a periodic platform for innovators and inventors from inside and outside the country to interact with the relevant authorities from research centers, business incubators and private sector companies. The forum will host dialogue and discussion…

Bright Learners Private School Announces Approval by KHDA for Incorporation of Grade 5 in 2021/2022

24 February, 2021, Dubai, United Arab Emirates—Bright Learners Private School, one of the latest American schools in Dubai, which launched in August 2020, announces its plan to integrate Grade 5 into its curriculum for the following academic year. After a successful year since its launch, overcoming all obstacles that came with opening a school during a global pandemic, Bright Learners Private School has been approved by the KHDA to offer Grade 5 to UAE residents in order to expand and continue catering to its eldest students. In line with Bright…

Star International School Al Twar Achieves The Highest Ranking by KHDA for its Distance Learning Program

The school begins the second term riding high on its academic achievements 14 February, 2021, Dubai United Arab Emirates—Star International School Al Twar, a bespoke Foundation Stage, Primary and Secondary British school in Dubai, begins the second school term celebrating its strong academic achievements with its new KHDA ranking for its distance learning program. This British curriculum school has had a successful first term after opening its doors with a blended learning approach to suit its student body amid a pandemic. In this year, the school looks forward to continue…