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 8, 2016
UAE. Accepting the award on behalf of Ms Gates was Hassan Al-Damluji, Head of Middle East Relations, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Posted: December 8, 2016
UAE. Knowledge Summit 2016 panellists agree media is changing rapidly, and not always for the best; "Change is so fast, adapting won't easy, and won't be enough."
Posted: December 7, 2016
UAE. Symposium bringing together senior stakeholders to discuss "what works" when creating effective policies and programmes that promote entrepreneurship for inclusive growth and decent jobs.
Posted: December 7, 2016
UAE.The 5th International Conference on Electronic Devices, Systems and Applications (ICEDSA 2016), sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), was today launched .
Posted: December 6, 2016
UAE. Valuations guru Prof. Aswath Damodaran returns to Dubai to speak at limited seat conference to share his personal views on investing and valuation.
Posted: December 6, 2016
UAE. Ransomware has overtaken spearphishing as the top attack vector leading to increased concerns regarding employee and user awareness.
Posted: December 6, 2016
UAE. Knowledge Summit 2016: "Over 2 billion jobs will disappear by 2030 and that is the hidden results of our rapid technology growth. But, if we understand all these hidden consequences we can create jobs at a much higher rate".
Posted: December 6, 2016
UAE. Leading training provider will deliver three day training in Dubai.
Posted: December 5, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. The youth platform dedicated to training and motivating entrepreneurs in Saudi Arabia and the Gulf region will take off on Wednesday 7 December in Riyadh.
Posted: December 1, 2016
UAE. The patented technology was designed in particular to enable grid-connected wind farms to effectively ride through all types of grid faults.
Posted: November 30, 2016
UAE. International pharmaceutical leader in pain management hosted its third Cancer Care Summit in Morocco.
Posted: November 30, 2016
UAE. The infrastructure based on the latest 802.11 ac wireless standard has resulted in a 50% increase in staff productivity relating to information access and enhanced patient experience as the platform has enabled the delivery of new services.
Posted: November 30, 2016
UAE. "World's largest transforming human image" by 2,223 students enters record books.
Posted: November 29, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Over the last few years, there has been an enormous growth in new start-up businesses, small businesses and online trading. A large portion of these are female entrepreneurs.
Posted: November 28, 2016
QATAR. Qatar Foundation's edutainment show is welcoming new applicants to season 9 until December 1, 2016

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: March 27, 2017
UAE. PwC issues new report jointly with the Global Manufacturing & Industrialisation Summit; The report outlines a roadmap for CIOs to manage the transformation of industrial companies to successfully adopt IIoT; Devising a digital strategy is key for manufacturers
date:Posted: March 27, 2017
UAE. The strongest growth rate for 2014-2015 in the region was led by Saudi Arabia and the UAE, according to a new report from The Boston Consulting Group.
date:Posted: March 27, 2017
UAE. As banks seek to be more competitive and enhance customer experiences, many look to transform their old legacy banking systems with more efficient new core solutions.
UAE. A recent study by The Boston Consulting Group found that, in 2016, GCC banks' revenues grew by 5.2%, down about 2 percentage points from 2015; The impact of the decline in oil prices has hit the banking industry; Profits declined by 3.2% for the first time since 2008.
INTERNATIONAL. This is part two of a recent conversation I had with students, faculty, and alumni at New York University, where I had the opportunity to answer some questions concerning the turmoil in the Middle East and America's role in the world.
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