Thursday 23 January 2020

What are UAE’s top 10 in-demand roles for H1?

Management accountants, talent acquisition specialists and HR business partners top the list of UAE’s top 10 in-demand roles for the first half of 2020, said Robert Half, a global recruitment consultancy, in a new report. To attract new hires and retain top talent, remunera


Global IT spending to reach $3.9trn in 2020: Gartner

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.9 trillion in 2020, an increase of 3.4 per cent from 2019, said research and advisory firm Gartner, noting that the spending is expected to cross into $4 trillion territory next year. “Although political uncertainties pushed th


Climate fires and political wars set to rage in 2020

Economic and political polarisation will rise this year, as collaboration between world leaders, businesses and policy-makers is needed more than ever to stop severe threats to our climate, environment, public health and technology systems.    This points t


PC shipments in EMEA surge 3.6pc in Q4: Gartner

PC shipments in EMEA increased 3.6 per cent year over year to 21 million units during the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2019, marking the second consecutive quarter of shipment growth as regional demand improves, said research and advisory firm Gartner. Worldwide PC shipments totalled 7


Five reasons to invest in a separate passport

The freedom and opportunity a separate passport can provide is virtually priceless, a report said, noting that with the number of countries offering CIP (Citizenship by Investment) programs, obtaining a second passport has never been easier. The report titled “Citizenship b


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