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: April 23, 2014
UAE. Genesis Institute strives to raise awareness about importance of professionally trained staff.
Posted: April 22, 2014
UAE. Organized by Masdar Institute and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, participants of UAE Innovation Forum offer nine key recommendations.
Posted: April 22, 2014
UAE. The GCC region is poised for an unprecedented surge in healthcare consumption driven by robust population growth and rising income levels. Higher income levels and sedentary life styles have led to poor health conditions.
Posted: April 19, 2014
UAE. Building and construction project management, design engineering and civil engineering are top skills in demand, reveals DIAC study conducted by Deloitte.
Posted: April 17, 2014
UAE. Uptake of English language and national economic prosperity linked.
Posted: April 16, 2014
UAE. Dr. Rafael Reif delivered a talk titled on research universities as engines of a modern economy at Masdar Institute in Abu Dhabi.
Posted: April 16, 2014
UAE. New devices, growing interest and improved internet stability is transforming the world of games according to a new Ericsson ConsumerLab report; Potential for gamification to increase employee performance and personal development.
Posted: April 15, 2014
UAE. A group of renowned international and local biomedical scientists gathered at Al Jalila Foundation's inaugural research symposium, held last week in Dubai.
Posted: April 15, 2014
UAE. MBA students from the University of Cambridge recently completed a month of research and analysis on the opportunity to develop Sharjah as the leading private aviation hub within the MENA Region
Posted: April 13, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. The BioInitiative Working Group says evidence for health risk from wireless tech is growing stronger and warrants immediate action.
Posted: April 12, 2014
UAE. "Dubai's attraction as an investment hotspot was never greater," says Hamed Mokhtar, Managing Director at Fortress Investments.
Posted: April 11, 2014
UAE. Governance expert earns award from International Alliance for Women for his contributions to enhance global prosperity and spur greater Board diversity.
Posted: April 10, 2014
KUWAIT. During the fair, HEC Paris will be holding one-to-one meetings with interested and qualified business executives.
Posted: April 10, 2014
UAE. To address the obesity epidemic in the UAE, Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation is conducting workshops in collaboration with Yale University.
Posted: April 8, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. This combination creates the 5th largest specialty generics company in the world, and the largest pharma company in India.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: April 23, 2014
UAE. Managing an internationally mobile workforce can be challenging, particularly as home country and host country laws can be vastly different; Legal compliance with local laws may mean that it is not possible to impose global policies on the workforce.
date:Posted: April 22, 2014
UAE. "Adapt to Survive", a global study by PwC, commissioned by LinkedIn, reveals the economic impact of not having the right people in the right jobs.
date:Posted: April 22, 2014
KUWAIT. For much of the past decade, international companies operating in the major projects sector have found Kuwait a challenging market in which to do business. However, there are good reasons to believe this year will be different.
UAE. Managing an internationally mobile workforce can be challenging, particularly as home country and host country laws can be vastly different; Legal compliance with local laws may mean that it is not possible to impose global policies on the workforce.
INTERNATIONAL. It's now up to the new government to get real shale development in motion, and for Turkey to face up to its own strategic realities and join forces with Ukraine to harness LNG potential.
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