Healthcare & Education

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: July 3, 2016
UAE. 10-month course aimed at supporting both aspiring and existing teachers through pioneering innovative technology and regional first educational practices.
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.
Posted: July 1, 2016
UAE. Poor management of health care waste potentially exposes health care workers, patients and the community at large to infection, toxic effects and potential injury.
Posted: June 30, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. New book aims to help business leaders and their organizations more effectively navigate the challenges and opportunities of digital disruption.
Posted: June 29, 2016
UAE. With the end of the school year imminent, this article explores some of the issues relating to termination of employment in the education sector, both by the education institution and by the employee.
Posted: June 27, 2016
UAE. Software spending will have the largest growth by 11.2% over last year to reach US$438 million in 2016; Internal services will grow 4.3% - a U$519 million market.
Posted: June 22, 2016
UAE. A new generation of young, highly motivated and mostly well-educated men and women is ready to take over leadership of their family businesses, according to new Deloitte report.
Posted: June 22, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Combined with a shift to preventing ill-health through wellness, design could take healthcare out of the hospital with transformative effects.
Posted: June 20, 2016
QATAR. eduTechnoz and Libraries Without Borders decided to work together after their representatives met within the framework of the WISE Accelerator.
Posted: June 8, 2016
UAE. Three young Arab entrepreneurs launched their startup's first EUR 100,000 crowdfunding campaign to bring quality education to millions of students, teachers and parents.
Posted: June 1, 2016
UAE. Tech driving new ways of accessing and delivering healthcare; People are taking more responsibility for their individual health and wellbeing; Traditional providers of healthcare should consider whether this means that they could be replaced by new entrants into the market.
Posted: June 1, 2016
UAE. Joint venture between youngsters from the MENA region to leverage education through ICT.
Posted: May 25, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. recoveriX uses state-of-the-art neurotechnology; Virtual Reality shows the movement on the screen, which generates visual feedback in real-time.
Posted: May 20, 2016
JORDAN. Partnership will provide an innovative "off-grid" power and connectivity solution to improve the quality of education in the Zaatari Refugee camp in Jordan.
Posted: May 19, 2016
UAE. GenoME to be held on 31 October after its successful launch in Saudi Arabia earlier in May; Conference aims to to shape the future of personalized medicine.


date:Posted: August 24, 2016
UAE. 71% of respondents think Brexit will not impact Dubai's competitiveness as a global financial centre.
date:Posted: August 24, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. With disruptive technologies changing the way people move around, new EY report recommends governments look to citizen behaviour as the starting point for developing sustainable transport policy.
date:Posted: August 24, 2016
UAE. 92% of polled GCC SMEs already on social media; Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn driving unprecedented customer engagement for Arab SMEs, according to new Orient Planet Research report.
INTERNATIONAL. With disruptive technologies changing the way people move around, new EY report recommends governments look to citizen behaviour as the starting point for developing sustainable transport policy.
INTERNATIONAL. As smart devices are becoming autonomous, chief information security officers are being required to adopt new mechanisms and approaches to trust.
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