COVID-19 will foster much needed collaboration in the future of work

COVID-19 will foster much needed collaboration

Damian Jaume, President, Dynabook Europe GmbH   We are currently living in a period unprecedented in both our personal and professional lives. The coronavirus pandemic is having an era-defining impact on how organisations and their employees operate and, importantly, collaborate. Although the crisis is still unfolding in some parts of the world, as lockdowns ease and economies slowly begin to wake up, business leaders are starting to discuss the lessons learnt from these challenging times and how they can be used to shape the future world of work. Before the outbreak…

E-commerce rebound widely due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Talentsroot, the first Middle East online freelance platform has witnessed a growth in sales of more than 287% August, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Despite the current global crisis due to the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on various sectors, many organizations have benefited from the implications of the coronavirus such as Amazon, Noon, Zoom and talentsroot. With the increasing trend on the online services and e-commerce, self-employment has also been rising. It is expected to see significant growth in businesses that rely on self-employment because many people are losing their…

DC Hosts Webinar on US-UAE Commercial Landscape Post-COVID-19

Dubai-UAE: June 29, 2020 –  The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington, DC  presented an exclusive webinar titled “View from the mission in DC, US-UAE Commercial Landscape, Updates Related to COVID-19” to the collective leadership and members of the AmCham Dubai and AmCham Abu Dhabi. Saud Al Nowais, Commercial Counselor, Trade & Commercial Office for UAE Embassy, offered an overview of the commercial landscape in the two countries and provided a post-event readout of the G2G bilateral Economic Policy Dialogue (EPD), that took place between the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International…

Ahead of Expo 2020, US-Headquartered Global Business Owners’ Network Corporate Connections Debuts in UAE

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Corporate Connections, the Charlotte-headquartered global network of business owners and C-Level executives, has launched its first chapter in the UAE. This falls in line with line with Dubai’s strategies to connect with the world and accelerate business growth with the Expo 2020. The chapter in Dubai is Corporate Connections’ first in the region. Corporate Connections provides global business leaders the ideal setting for generating exceptional and measurable results through executive networking opportunities. The international community of networking has active chapters in USA, Canada, Switzerland, Japan,…

GIAS 2020 to bring together top industry leaders and delegates from more than 50 countries

Dubai, UAE, 23 January 2020 The second edition of the Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GIAS 2020), which is due to take place on January 27-29 at Madinat Jumeirah, will see the participation of high-profile delegations and 10 ministers representing international civil aviation authorities from more than 50 countries across the world. The list of countries includes Belgium, Italy, Ireland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cameroon, China, Kazakhstan, Maldives, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, South Africa, Armenia, Austria, Jordan, Kuwait and Algeria, among many other countries. Organised by the General Civil Aviation Authority…

Natural Gas Can Play an Important Role in the Energy Transition to a Lower Carbon Economy

The switch from coal to natural gas for baseload power generation could result in the needed quick emissions reductions, Crescent Petroleum CEO Majid Jafar tells business leaders at Global Energy Forum. Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 13 January 2019, (AETOSWire): Policy makers worldwide have a proven solution for cutting carbon emissions by switching electricity generation from coal and oil to natural gas, Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum, told an audience of energy ministers and industry leaders meeting in Abu Dhabi this morning. As global demand for energy rises, natural gas…