Sunday 29 November 2020

Alstom inks training pact with Egypt Railways Authority

Alstom, a global leader in rail transport and sustainable mobility, said its Egyptian unit has signed a protocol with the Egyptian National Railways Authority (ENR) to create a modern simulation of signalling systems inside the Wardan Training Center (Technical Institute for Railways Technolo


PwC opens new regional office at Downtown Dubai

PwC Middle East, a member of the world’s leading professional services firm, has opened its new office at Emaar Square in Downtown Dubai.    The office, which spans across 176,216 sq ft, was inaugurated by Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman a


McKinsey launches second edition of Qiyada

McKinsey & Company has launched the second edition of the Qiyada Emerging Leaders programme – a one-year journey that aims to maximise the potential of top Emirati talent.    This is done through a selection of forums, team building exercises, coa


UAE approves full foreign ownership of commercial firms

UAE President HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has issued a decree overhauling foreign ownership rules of commercial companies, as part of the government’s ongoing efforts to ensure a conducive legislative environment and open up economy to all nationalities.  


Zain promoting tech studies for girls

Zain Bahrain, a leading telecommunications operator in the kingdom, has invited young girls to join its ‘Girls for Tech’ initiative (5th batch) which will encourage them to build their technology-related skills .   Through this initiative, girls aged


Cairo chemical engineering students get Honeywell UOP scholarships

Honeywell UOP today (November 22) awarded scholarships to four chemical engineering students from Cairo University through its annual programme with the institution, thus offering them a chance to study at Honeywell’s Research and Development Center in Chicago, US.  &n


Capital College UAE launches 10 bi-lingual programmes

UAE’s Capital College, a leading higher education institution in the region launches ten new programmes in exclusive partnership with Europe’s most international university, Rome Business School.    Students hailing from UAE and KSA can enrol fo


Ebrahim K. Kanoo mentors Injaz Bahrain students

In line with the company’s corporate responsibility policy related to Bahraini youth, Ebrahim K. Kanoo virtually hosted students from the Arabian Pearl Private School as part of the Injaz Bahrain Innovation Camp (iCamp) programmes.   Some 70 students from


MDXD signs MoU with Aviareps

Middlesex University (MDX) Dubai and Aviareps have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote cross industry engagement, collaboration and expertise sharing between the two entities.   With the establishment of the MoU, both parties will explore oppor


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