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: December 18, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. "Modern Developments in Libraries, Aspirations and Leading Experience" is the first Conference of its kind to be held in Saudi Arabia, helping to meet demand from the country's educational institutions for world-class innovations in the library sector.
Posted: December 17, 2014
UAE. The leading Arab Medical Online Interactive Platform serves more than 5 million unique visitors a month and oversees more than 5000 interactions a month between a network of over 1,500 verified physicians and users.
Posted: December 17, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. In general, the lack of certainty regarding damages means the litigation risk is significantly higher in Saudi Arabia compared with other jurisdictions. In comparison, however, the level of damages awards remains much lower.
Posted: December 16, 2014
UAE. The project win boosts DSI's total project awards in 2014 to date to AED5.6 billion and the total projects backlog to an all-time high of AED15.3 billion across MENA, Europe and Asia.
Posted: December 16, 2014
UAE. 2015 cannot be worse than 2014; Libya and Syria are not likely to resolve their problems in 2015; Fall of oil prices will have a destabilizing impact on most countries in the short term.
Posted: December 16, 2014
EGYPT. The Abraaj Group partially exits stake in Integrated Diagnostics Holdings, the largest fully integrated private sector healthcare diagnostics service provider; Impressive organic and acquisitive growth strategy executed since 2008.
Posted: December 15, 2014
UAE. PISA evaluates education systems worldwide by assessing the skills and knowledge that 15-year-old students will need in further eduction or for joining the workforce.
Posted: December 14, 2014
UAE. San Diego State University is now working with University of Dubai to collaborate their efforts in the fields of research and data collection for the benefit of researchers in the UAE.
Posted: December 13, 2014
QATAR. Qatar's National Vision 2030 sets out the Qatari government's goal of improving the health of Qatar's population by developing a world class and integrated health care system.
Posted: December 10, 2014
UAE. First of its kind event brings together key industries, academia, and government to discuss the need for a skilled workforce to support the growth of the UAE economy.
Posted: December 10, 2014
UAE. Revenues from digital products will reach US$215.7 million in the next two years.
Posted: December 10, 2014
UAE. Virtual working is a great way to break down barriers of hierarchy, culture and gender and encourage creative brainstorming and innovation.
Posted: December 10, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. Shell, together with the British Council and The Riyadh Chamber of Commerce today hosted the 2014 Intilaaqah Graduation Ceremony for Entrepreneurs.
Posted: December 9, 2014
UAE. The centre will develop solutions that address challenges facing today's world, from climate change to resource scarcity, and advance scientific discovery.
Posted: December 8, 2014
UAE. Experts view development of human capital as vital to achieve localization of knowledge.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: December 18, 2014
UAE. As a gateway of opportunity for Asia, Dubai has a key role in driving growth momentum; Between 2010 and 2013, GCC-China trade grew faster than with any other significant trade partner.
date:Posted: December 18, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. A new analysis presents the key trends that will transform the global market over the next decade and beyond.
date:Posted: December 18, 2014
UAE. International tourism and a stronger middle class are shaping luxury trends, including luxury experiences and alternative luxury channels, with a focus on the consumer rather than geography.
INTERNATIONAL. In this excerpt from Greenspan's appearance at the New Orleans Investment Conference, The Gold Report delves into the role of gold versus fiat currency, why central banks own so much gold if it is truly "a barbarous relic," and the reason China is buying so much gold today.
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