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: June 21, 2019
TOKYO. The trial is expected to help establish a reliable foundation for biometric authentication of newborn children in emerging countries.
Posted: June 20, 2019
LONDON. Early years education, K12, and higher education all offer opportunities for growth; Dubai and Abu Dhabi remain the most appealing education hotspots for expansion; Saudi Arabia is poised for strong growth.
Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. SANS 2019 State of OT/ICS Cybersecurity Security Survey finds people the biggest risk, mobile devices, wireless networks and cloud services increase cyber risk.
Posted: June 14, 2019
UAE. Winners were selected from over 50 projects selected to display out of more than 100 submissions to participate.
Posted: June 12, 2019
UAE. Successful piloting of the Accessible Digital Textbook to enable all children including those with disabilities to access quality digital content.
Posted: June 12, 2019
UAE. The IBM Skills Academy is a training and certification program that is designed to bridge the skill gap between the University and the market industry.
Posted: June 11, 2019
UAE. The event is organised in collaboration with the Federal National Council and the Higher Colleges of Technology.
Posted: May 31, 2019
UAE. The partnership will offer mutual benefits to the two communities' members, including promotional support, professional networking and special access to the university's business education programmes.
Posted: May 30, 2019
UAE. Program to equip UAE nationals with the skills needed to future-proof their careers and to strengthen the local talent base.
Posted: May 29, 2019
UAE. Foster + Partners and Aurecon's House of Wisdom welcomes the community of Sharjah and the world into a space which is conceptualised as a social hub for learning, supported by innovation and technology.
Posted: May 29, 2019
TOKYO. Parties will conduct a joint experiment with a next-generation peer-to-peer (P2P) electricity system that enables homes, businesses, and electric vehicles (EVs) connected to the electricity grid to trade electricity using a blockchain.
Posted: May 29, 2019
NIGERIA. Both appointments are effective from July 1, 2019.
Posted: May 26, 2019
TOKYO. The simple, easily deployed smartphone-based solution proposed would analyze gum colour and shape, compensating for photo brightness and camera shake, to determine the risk of the disease.
Posted: May 16, 2019
UAE. Among the new financial and FinTech courses, ADGM plans to develop the sustainable finance programme and will also launch new masters and certification programmes.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: June 24, 2019
UAE. The latest edition of PwC's Middle East Economy Watch looks at the recent oil price rebound and its mixed impact on regional economies.
date:Posted: June 20, 2019
UAE. Eighty-seven percent of businesses plan to expand warehouse footprint over the next five years, finds Zebra's 2024 Warehousing Vision Study.
date:Posted: June 20, 2019
KUWAIT. Kuwait's retail sector is expected to see solid growth in Q2 2019 and beyond, though fluctuating consumer sentiment and policy changes could weigh on turnover.