Transguard Group Announces New Director of Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates

Transguard Group Announces New Director of Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Leading business solutions provider Transguard Group is pleased to announce that it is further strengthening its presence in Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates by adding Fatima Alsuwaidi to its senior management team as Director of Abu Dhabi and the Northern Emirates. A UAE national, Fatima will be responsible for continuing to grow Transguard’s relationships in these emirates, as well as identifying and developing new business prospects. “The continued growth of Abu Dhabi has offered Transguard some unique opportunities, and Fatima will be a key…

Hunter Point Capital Appoints Operating Partner for Middle East

Hunter Point Capital Appoints Operating Partner for Middle East

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– Hunter Point Capital (“HPC”), an independent investment firm focused on taking minority stakes in middle-market alternative asset managers, announced today the appointment of Zade Zalatimo as an Operating Partner. Based in Dubai, Mr. Zalatimo will lead HPC’s capital formation and institutional investor relations across the Middle East. Mr. Zalatimo was previously a Senior Executive Officer of Carlyle MENA, responsible for leading The Carlyle Group’s fundraising efforts in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia, and oversaw the firm’s relationships with family offices, endowments, pension funds, and…

“Innovation Arabia 14” Begins Today, Virtually

Dubai, United Arab Emirates- 22 February 2021: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Supreme President of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, the fourteenth edition of “Innovation Arabia” conference and exhibition was launched virtually for the first time today, and will continue until February 24, 2021, under the theme “Innovation Everywhere”. During the virtual opening of the event, H.E. Lt. Gen. Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and General Security in Dubai and Chairman of the Board…

Englease.com to help 1 million Arabs become proficient in English The ESL market is poised to reach USD $58bil by 2022

Englease.com to help 1 million Arabs become proficient in English

Englease.com, the brainchild of well-known tech entrepreneur Omar Chihane, hopes to help over 1 million Arabs become fluent in English by offering Unlimited English courses online with bilingual teachers for a monthly price lower than an average cell phone bill. Chihane came up with the idea, well before the pandemic, to serve his social media followers now standing at a whopping 1.7 million across all platforms. “When I started posting my videos with English subtitles and Arabic translation in December 2018; it caught on like wild fire. Suddenly I started receiving thousands…

Sharjah Business Women Council’s 2020 programming builds a future skills framework for UAE businesswomen 

“سيدات أعمال الشارقة” يعزز مهارات اقتصاد المستقبل

SBWC was quick to adapt its agenda to Covid-19 induced challenges, empowering members with new knowledge and skills that helped them ensure business continuity The year 2020 saw Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC) – a NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA) affiliate – navigating challenges imposed by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic with agility, guiding its membership of 2,000-plus businesswomen to hold their ground and continue to grow in their respective market sectors. Responding to the rapid changes in the global economy and shifting consumer behavior, SBWC also deployed digital transformation strategies…

GCC businesses need to pursue Keyman Insurance to ensure profit stability and sustainability of business

تحتاج الشركات الخليجية إلى متابعة التأمين على المسؤول الرئيس في الشركة

Keyman Insurance could play a vital role in ensuring business continuity and profit sustainability in the Gulf region, especially during challenging environment, especially like the current COVID-19 crisis Businesses in the Gulf countries need to pursue Keyman Insurance to retain key professionals who make a difference in running businesses efficiently and deliver profits year after year, according to a top industry official, who urges Keyman Insurance to become a mandatory requirement for securing bank loans. Keymen or key professionals play a crucial role in running the business and deliver profits…

Dubai Culture successfully concludes the e-learning initiative  with LinkedIn with plans to return in 2021

“دبي للثقافة” تختتم بنجاح باهر مبادرة التعليم الإلكتروني

The initiative’s success reflects the importance of local and international cooperation and partnerships in promoting knowledge progress in the emirate. 2000 creatives registered and viewed over 58,361 training videos from June till date. The Authority is the first government entity in the Middle East to utilise the platform to support the cultural and creative community. Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, 03 January 2020: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority concluded the e-learning initiative, which was launched earlier this year in cooperation with LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network. The initiative was…

Heriot-Watt University Dubai Launches Community Awards for the New Year

Heriot-Watt University Dubai Launches Community Awards for the New Year

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): To ring in the New Year, Heriot-Watt University Dubai has launched a new financial subsidy for students  interested in enrolling in a degree entry (foundation), undergraduate or postgraduate programme, including the MBA programme offered by the Edinburgh Business School, in January 2021. Called the ‘Dubai Community New Year Award’, it will offer all current students of Heriot-Watt University Dubai progressing to their undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in January 2021 a fee discount of AED 8000. To avail of this, all that new and continuing students…

India’s leading business school IIM-Indore launches two new programmes

معهد آيآي إم إندور، مدرسة الأعمال الأولى على مستوى الهند والرائدة عالمياً،

for working executives in UAE Open to all nationalities, programmes are offered in partnership with Anisuma Training Institute in Dubai as the entities complete 3 years of strong collaboration The new courses are ‘Strategic Marketing Management in the Digital World’ and ‘Post-Graduation Diploma in Business Administration’ Anisuma becomes the only institution in UAE offering 4 prestigious courses from IIM-Indore and with an alumni strength of over 350 12th December 2020, Dubai, UAE: With the aim of helping working executives upgrade their skills in an ever-changing business environment, the prestigious Indian…

Nakheel appoints Naaman Atallah as CEO

“نخيل” تعين نعمان عطاالله رئيساً تنفيذياً للشركة

Dubai, 22 November 2020 … Dubai-based master developer Nakheel has appointed Naaman Atallah as Chief Executive Officer. Mr Atallah has more than 25 years’ experience in the real estate sector in the Middle East and India, through key leadership positions at Dubai Properties, Emaar, Qatari Diar and, most recently, Piramal Realty in India. Educated in the USA, he holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas and an MBA from Pepperdine University in California. He has also completed the INSEAD Advanced Management Programme. H.E. Mohammed Ibrahim…