Healthcare & Education

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Posted: 28-07-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Rising health care costs, coupled with the current state of the economy, have prompted many consumers across the globe to delay care, alter household spending and worry about their ability to pay for future health care costs according to the 4th annual Deloitte Center for Health Solutions “2011 Survey of Health Care Consumers.” “We have been examining consumers’ interactions with the health care system since 2008. A new trend has emerged this year suggesting that economic uncertainty has clearly altered spending habits with many consumers reporting an impact
Posted: October 1, 2014
UAE. Founding director of Manchester Business School Middle East Centre, has been recognised by Forbes Middle East for her work in founding and building the MBS Middle East Centre into the largest and fastest growing in the MBS international network.
Posted: September 29, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. Acquisition as part of Alkhabeer's SME Private Equity Strategy; Asset management firm continues to expand its focus on new investment strategies in the region.
Posted: September 25, 2014
UAE. The launch of a new offering in Dubai will service pharmaceutical, health and wellness clients across all marketing and communications disciplines.
Posted: September 25, 2014
UAE. Transnational students are five times more likely to choose the UAE as a higher education destination in 2014, than in 2009.
Posted: September 24, 2014
UAE. 50% rise in student population main driver of growth in private school sector; Increasing competitiveness to mark new era in delivery of quality education in Dubai.
Posted: September 23, 2014
UAE. Professional financial analysis is critical to monitor performance, reduce losses, improve profits and detect accounting fraud.
Posted: September 22, 2014
OMAN. The Oman Animal & Plant Genetic Resources Center (OAPGRC) will host its monthly Science Café on 24th September 2014.
Posted: September 22, 2014
BAHRAIN. Airline welcomes intake of the final batch of 40 Bahraini nationals of Tamkeen's Aviation Sector Graduates for on-the-job training programme .
Posted: September 16, 2014
UAE. For healthcare providers, patient engagement is the primary focus for cutting costs, reducing re-admissions, and preventing future expenses, as well as ensuring a seamless experience for all customer enquiries.
Posted: September 15, 2014
UAE. Informa Middle East and the Association for Talent Development (ATD), formerly ASTD, have joined forces to be the first providers of ATD's courses in the Middle East.
Posted: September 13, 2014
UAE. Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) brought together over 25 heads of universities and HR and training executives to discuss the next steps in achieving Dubai's vision of becoming the global capital of the Islamic economy.
Posted: September 11, 2014
UAE. As part of the strategic plan to expand the Arab Health brand across the globe, the MEDLAB Series has now been launched in Dubai, Riyadh Johannesburg, Lagos, Nairobi, and Singapore.
Posted: September 10, 2014
UAE. Healthcare industry in United Arab Emirates forecast to show significant growth potential.
Posted: September 4, 2014
UAE. The Ebola Crisis Fund, managed by the US philanthropic advisor Geneva Global, aims to mobilise US$1 million towards an initial six high impact interventions that will help stem the spread of the disease.
Posted: September 3, 2014
UAE. Pearson points to recent IMF conference to demonstrate importance of education in successfully diversifying Gulf economies.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: October 1, 2014
UAE. The UAE took part last week in U.S.-led airstrikes against Islamic State; Gulf Arabs regard Islamist groups as an existential challenge to their thriving economies and monarchies.
date:Posted: October 1, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. The Constitutional Court will keep challenging EU attempts at federalization and the Bundesbank will keep criticizing every measure that would reduce German sovereignty.
date:Posted: October 1, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. The combination of accelerating US supply, weaker than expected global demand, stabilization in geopolitics, and an appreciation of the dollar, led to oil prices dropping to an average of US$102 per barrel, according to the latest Jadwa Investment Global Oil Market Update.
SAUDI ARABIA. The combination of accelerating US supply, weaker than expected global demand, stabilization in geopolitics, and an appreciation of the dollar, led to oil prices dropping to an average of US$102 per barrel, according to the latest Jadwa Investment Global Oil Market Update.
INTERNATIONAL. Bitcoin has followed a volatile path to growing acceptance since its creation in 2009; In this interview finance expert Arturo Bris analyses the risks associated with bitcoin.
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