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 20, 2017
LEBANON. MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition winners award ceremony to be held in Bahrain on April 27; 74 semi-finalists from 11 Arab countries compete for cash prizes exceeding US$160,000.
Posted: April 19, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Private sector is having more impact at the primary level - with stronger growth levels seen against a decline in public sector enrolment. Pressure on provision creates an opportunity for greater collaboration between the public and private sectors.
Posted: April 17, 2017
UAE. More UAE companies giving employees workplace boost; Workload and work-life imbalance recognised as main sources of stress.
Posted: April 17, 2017
UAE. A combination of clinical workforce shortages and a young, digitally savvy population in the Middle East means the region could leapfrog other countries in AI and robotics in healthcare; Accessibility and accuracy seen as benefits, while trust and the human element are key challenges.
Posted: April 10, 2017
UAE. The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has signed an agreement with OAIRO Alliance, a British company specializing in smart technology and sustainability.
Posted: April 10, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Deloitte collaborated with the University of Business and Technology (UBT) in Saudi Arabia, to bring professional and technical skills to university students and support their employment prospects, personal growth and leadership development.
Posted: April 5, 2017
UAE. Healthcare growth in MENA is likely to offset slower growth in North America and Western Europe, according to TVM Capital Healthcare Partners; Introduction of Mandatory Health Insurance (MHI) drives growth of private care facilities.
Posted: April 4, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Under the agreement, incubated companies at Badir will receive free Amazon cloud services.
Posted: March 27, 2017
UAE. Announces renaming to "The University of Manchester Middle East Centre" - after being known in the region for 10 years as Manchester Business School.
Posted: March 23, 2017
UAE. "GEZE offers particular and in-depth specifications when it comes to special requirements on the construction projects within the GCC's healthcare sector."
Posted: March 23, 2017
UAE. New report discusses the growth prospects for private sector players across six focus sectors, including agriculture, the social sector (includes health & education), manufacturing, retail, financial services and connectivity (covering transport & communication).
Posted: March 22, 2017
UAE. Each Masterclass will focus on a different subject linked to the world of business and will be led by a leading academic thinker, consultant or business leader in the field.
Posted: March 22, 2017
UAE. "The participants will gain the necessary skills from the program to help further their careers, which takes into account the latest regional and global trends in management, leadership and entrepreneurship."
Posted: March 19, 2017
UAE. The front-running education services provider, in partnership with Microsoft, shared next generation ideas and innovative, technology-led classroom practices and solutions to stakeholders in the field at the GESS Exhibition in Dubai.
Posted: March 19, 2017
UAE. UAE's space programme to have major influence on higher education with US$20 billion investment

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: June 22, 2017
UAE. Despite worldwide changes, multinationals focus on mobile workforces to support career growth and ensure global competitiveness; Dubai rises to Top 20; Abu Dhabi (23rd) and Riyadh (52nd) also rise in the ranking, though modestly.
date:Posted: June 21, 2017
UAE. US exit from COP21 won't impact climate protection efforts; UAE opportunity to lead Middle East in growing renewable energy infrastructure.
date:Posted: June 21, 2017
UAE. Lack of investor understanding is the biggest challenge to the growth of REITs in the country and region, according to latest CFA Society Emirates survey.
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