Saturday 26 May 2018

Wasl supports MBRU labs project

Wasl Asset Management Group, one of the largest real estate development and management companies in Dubai, will support the Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) in Dubai in setting up its computer and physiology labs. The company recently signed an agre


Servcorp opens flagship co-working space in Dubai

Servcorp, a global provider of serviced offices and business packages, has announced the launch of its flagship co-working space, located on Floor 41 of the prestigious Emirates Towers, Dubai. This all-new facility meets the growing trend towards innovative working styles in the


Samana unveils special rent-free offer for start-ups

Dubai-based Samana Group of Companies has launched a first-of-its-kind Ramadan offer which allows ready businesses, start-ups and distressed companies at its Star Business Centres to commence operations immediately and pay rents and related costs in 2019, when their financial position is better


NYUAD holds graduation event for 253 students

New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) has celebrated its fifth graduation ceremony of the Class of 2018, conferring degrees to 253 students from 71 countries. Former US Secretary of State John Kerry offered the keynote address to the graduating class at the ceremony that took pla


Huawei, NGN partner for ICT training in Bahrain

Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, has signed a partnership agreement with NGN Training Center, a part of multinational systems integrator NGN Group, to train a wide range of Bahrainis by 2019. The partnership aims to develop the ICT skills of Bahrainis, broaden the


Etihad Museum launches teachers pack

Etihad Museum, an entity managed by Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has launched a ‘Teachers Pack’ as part of the educational programmes to celebrate International Museums Day. 


Dubai seeks entries for $1m knowledge award

Dubai government is seeking entries from global innovative minds for the $1-million Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Award as it seeks to build a robust knowledge economy by stimulating creativity and innovation.    The fifth edition of the annual p


Equitativa acquires French school in Dubai

Equitativa, the largest REIT (real estate investment trust) manager in the GCC, has signed a buy and lease-back agreement with French school group Lycée Français Jean Mermoz in a bid to boost its REIT’s education sector portfolio to Dh875 million ($238 million).


Saudi private K-12 education market to hit $12bn

Saudi Arabia’s private K-12 education market valued at $5 billion in 2017 is poised to grow to $12 billion by 2023, according to a new report today by global management consultancy Boston Consulting Group (BCG). Across the GCC, the private education market is becoming a mag


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