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: March 31, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. ERI Scientific Beta warns against simplistic explanations of smart beta performance in a new research paper.
Posted: March 31, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. No long before doctors strat prescribing video games? Virtual reality games are already showing promise in tackling acute pain, seemingly by simply helping us focus on other things.
Posted: March 23, 2016
UAE. Professor Martin Chalfie was a speaker at the two day "Nobel Prize Series" event produced by Nobel Media and the Nobel Museum in partnership with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation.
Posted: March 17, 2016
UAE. Go Smart's "Smart Clinic" fully integrated software reduces time spent on administrative work by 50%.
Posted: March 15, 2016
UAE. According to a new report by the World Economic Forum (WEF), written in collaboration with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), since 2010, approximately 3,200 education companies around the world have received private ed-tech investments - however, only a mere 12 were based in the Middle East.
Posted: March 14, 2016
UAE. The prize was set up to recognize one exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession as well as to shine a spotlight on the important role teachers play in society.
Posted: March 14, 2016
UAE. The Talent Networking Forum, held in Dubai, is a unique opportunity for students and alumni to gain exposure to the latest insights on hiring strategies.
Posted: March 11, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Educators from over 20 countries come together to discuss the requirements of education: Bridging the "skills gap", integrating "Healthy Living" across the curriculum.
Posted: March 7, 2016
UAE. Business leaders need to rethink their strategies to deal with technological, economic and geopolitical disruptions.
Posted: February 27, 2016
UAE. Each year, the program honors four talented, young, Arab female researchers for the quality of their research work, encouraging them to pursue a brilliant career in science in the GCC and Yemen.
Posted: February 27, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. University Hospitals Sports Medicine physicians recently published a review article in the January issue of the multi-disciplinary scientific journal "Sports Health," outlining the usage of wearable technology in sports.
Posted: February 22, 2016
QATAR. HEC Paris and INTEL collaborate on cutting-edge project on the potential of wearable technologies.
Posted: February 19, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Free verified certificates for courses offered on edX.org will be applicable toward on-campus degrees provided through Kiron's university campus partners.
Posted: February 11, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. A record 5,967 teams comprising over 16,500 entrepreneurs from 21 Arab countries enter competition; Winners ceremony to be held in Jeddah on 14 April, 2016.
Posted: February 11, 2016
UAE. "The facility will position The American University of Sharjah as the leader in financial education and as a provider of both knowledge and practical skills in the field of business."

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 1, 2016
UAE. Digital technology, changing workforce demographics and speed of innovation are causing companies to redesign organizational structure, evolve leadership models, and drive an employee-centric culture and experience.
date:Posted: July 1, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Ministry of Commerce and Investment signs agreement with PwC in New York to set up PwC's Academy in the Kingdom to provide training and development to Saudi Nationals.
date:Posted: June 30, 2016
UAE. The Middle East has not been an area of mainstream activity in dispute resolution funding; It is only recently that funding has started to gain more tangible traction with potential litigants.
UAE. Speculators are being replaced by end users; Cooling prices are not a concern; Brits are the third largest group of investors outside the Middle East.
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