Wednesday 13 November 2019

Inspired Group acquires King’s College UK

The Inspired Group, parent of British School Bahrain, has acquired King’s College Group, UK, which has 10 leading schools under its umbrella and takes Inspired Group’s growing family of schools up to 64.   In addition to the acquisition of King’s College Gr


Dubai issues business licences to 246,737 Indians

Dubai has issued a total of 64,360 active business licences to 246,737 Indian businessmen till date, thus underlining the strong interest of the Indian businessmen in the competitive Dubai market, according to a report by Business Registration & Licensing (BRL).   


IFS boosts Mideast operations with new Dubai office

IFS, a global enterprise applications company, has announced plans to strengthen its Middle East operations by opening its new office in Dubai and expanding its channel partner network to reinforce regional business.    In line with its expansion plans, IFS


Khalifa University ranks top in UAE, 114th globally

Khalifa University of Science and Technology has ranked top in the UAE in the Best Global Universities rankings for 2020, published by US News & World Report, the global authority in education rankings.    In the most comprehensive assessment of researc


Etihad Esco to install solar PV unit at BITS Pilani Dubai

Etihad Energy Services Company (Etihad Esco), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), has announced the signing of an agreement with BITS Pilani Dubai Campus for the installation of a rooftop solar PV system of capacity 500 kWp.  


Intertek, PDO launch training, employment programme

Intertek, a leading total quality assurance provider to industries worldwide, has announced its participation in a training and employment programme for young Omanis at Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), a leading exploration and production company in Oman. Intertek will provide Q


HPE launches internship programme for Emiratis

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), a global technology leader, has announced a new internship programme that will enable Emiratis to gain experience working in the private sector at a disruptive global company. The internship programme, which will admit its first cohort in the nex


Abu Dhabi firms pick ADGM Academy as training partner

A consortium of water and electricity companies in Abu Dhabi has signed an agreement with Abu Dhabi Global Market Academy (ADGM Academy) to host and manage the first phase of the newly-launched Graduate Training Program (GTP), in a ceremony attended by leading officials from both parties.&nbs


Virgin Hyperloop One partners with Saudi Arabia’s KAUST

Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO), the world’s leading hyperloop company, has announced the signing of a key agreement with the kingdom’s renowned King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).   Signed at this year’s Future Investment In


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