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…

UOBD’s new accredited Psychology program  to support growing demand in the sector

UOBD’s new accredited Psychology program

The University of Balamand Dubai (UOBD) has announced the launch of a new bachelor program in Psychology with the aim to fill the region’s skills gap in the expanding field of psychology and boost licensed practices in the face of the growing demand in the sector. The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology fall semester 2020 program seeks to prepare professionals to understand the socio-cultural conditions of the modern world and will see the first cohort of students graduating in 2024, filling much-needed positions in a variety of sectors from education to…

UOBD’s new accredited Psychology program

جامعة البلمند دبي تطلق برنامجاً جديدًا لبكالوريوس علم النفس

The University of Balamand Dubai (UOBD) has announced the launch of a new bachelor program in Psychology with the aim to fill the region’s skills gap in the expanding field of psychology and boost licensed practices in the face of the growing demand in the sector. The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology fall semester 2020 program seeks to prepare professionals to understand the socio-cultural conditions of the modern world and will see the first cohort of students graduating in 2024, filling much-needed positions in a variety of sectors from education to…

Heriot-Watt University Dubai Campus Begins Interior Fit–out

Khansaheb Civil Engineering LLC awarded contract for fit-out 1st June 2020, Dubai, UAE – Heriot-Watt University today announced that it has awarded the interior fit–out contract for its new state of the art campus to locally owned company, Khansaheb Civil Engineering LLC. The tender process which followed public procurement guidelines, started in mid-2019 with the contract being finalized and awarded in April 2020. Heriot–Watt University Dubai were assisted and advised by Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) who are the appointed project managers. Commenting on the ambitious project Ammar Kaka, Provost and…

UOBD capitalizes on distance learning potential with on-time completion of the spring semester

The University of Balamand Dubai (UOBD), a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC, the leading diversified investments company listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), announced on-time successful completion of the spring semester, end of April 2020, as a result of deploying effective and efficient distance learning resources, providing uncompromised access to quality programs and modules. Following an unchanged spring 2020 course schedule, the timely completion of the semester has guaranteed steady progress for students on the pathway to completion of their degrees. For each course, students will complete…

Transforming a City… and the Lives of Millions

Saudi Arabia is investing in four major projects worth US$23 billion that will transform and enhance the lives of 7 million residents of its capital Riyadh. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia,  (AETOSWire): The city of Riyadh has embarked on an ambitious programme of urban planning and civil engineering announced by the government worth over US$23 billion that will transform the capital with four major projects into one of the most livable cities in the world. King Salman Park will be the largest city park in the world, covering an area of 13.4km²,…