Monday 24 September 2018

Abu Dhabi completes $111m new school projects

Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) has announced that it has completed construction of three new schools for the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (Adek). The schools include the C2 and C3 Shakbout School, as part of Phase 6, Package 1; Delma School, as p


Sadafco concludes Saifi internship programme

Saudia Dairy and Foodstuff Company (Sadafco) has completed its third edition of ‘Saifi’ Internship Program (SIP), as part of its efforts to support the Saudi Arabian government’s vision. The programme offered high school and university students the opportunity t


Restrata names global head of monitoring unit

Restrata, a global leader in security design consulting and emergency response solutions with a major presence in the region, has appointed Morgan Rees in the newly created role of Global Head of Monitoring and Response.    Headquartered in the UAE, with of


UAE ‘leads private K-12 education sector in Mideast’

The UAE has led the Middle East’s private K-12 growth, with Dubai and Abu Dhabi accounting for 60 per cent of the market, said a report by L.E.K. Consulting, a leading global management consulting firm. According to the report titled “The Private K-12 Opportunity in t


UN body honours MBRF as knowledge partner

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has honoured the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) as a “Knowledge Partner” on the sidelines of the General Assembly’s meeting in New York City. This is the first time any Arab organisation h


Aldar Properties wins award for Emiratisation

Aldar Properties, a leading developer in Abu Dhabi, has announced that it had won a prize in the small company category of the Emirates Emiratisation Awards, an initiative of the UAE's Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation. HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vi


Saudi Aramco unit hosts first graduation ceremony

Saudi Aramco, a world leader in integrated energy and chemicals, said one of its units, Saudi Arabian Drilling Academy (Sada) held its first graduation for a cohort of 132 students representing 34 drilling and services companies. This comes in response to the oil and gas industry


Boursa Kuwait launches new educational portal

Boursa Kuwait has announced the launch of a new, free of charge digital education portal, ‘Boursa Academy Online’, aimed to promote capital market literacy among new and professional retail investors.   The fully-digital education portal aims at prom


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