Monday 29 August 2016

Most UAE professionals prefer to be self-employed

Seventy-three per cent of professionals in the UAE would prefer to be self-employed, due to reasons such as ‘personal fulfilment’ (50 per cent), ‘freedom to choose work-life balance’ (46 per cent), and ‘the ability to be their own boss’ (35 per cent), a repor


Ducab provides training for Emirati students

Ducab, the UAE-based leading manufacturer of high-quality cables and cabling products, recently hosted its second annual professional training programme where Emirati university students received on-the-job training at the company’s facilities. The summer training initiativ


Mobily to train 6,000 Saudis in mobile sales, maintenance

Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Labor and Social Development and Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to train and support Saudi nationals to work in mobile sales and maintenance shops. According to the MoU, the telecom company would provide tra


Invita opens training centre in Bahrain

Invita Training Centre (ITC), an internationally accredited training services provider, was launched in Bahrain yesterday (August 23), reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication. To read further, please visit


City Centre malls in Dubai offer scholarships

Ten lucky students will have the chance to win Dh50,000 ($13,612) in scholarships each, as part of    Majid Al Futtaim’s ‘Back to School’ initiative, in partnership with Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG). To participate, visitors can shop in participati


10 Emiratis take part in Enec internship programme in S Korea

Ten Emirati students have returned to the UAE from the South Korea where they gained hands-on experience and nuclear industry insight through the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) summer internship programme. The programme was organised in partnership with Kepco Internat


Modul University Dubai holds new campus preview

Modul University Dubai, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments and Austria’s leading international private university in the Middle East, recently organised a special information event for students and their families at its new campus in Dubai. The campus is spread across 25,000


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