Sunday 3 May 2015
 
»
Tag
 
»
young

Arab young at risk from regional war effects

An expert has warned about the damaging effect of regional wars on the development of young Arabs, with 60 per cent of the Arab population aged under 25. He has predicted that violence, gender inequality and poverty will only incr

More…

Juveniles to be trained in creating art from tyres

Rehabilitation experts are training young children in Bahrain, who get dragged into street violence, to create art from used tyres. They hope the programme will help juveniles, aged between seven and 15, to be reintegrated into so

More…

Mena IPOs raise $11.5bn, highest since 2008

Companies in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region have raised $11.5 billion last year, through 27 initial public offerings (IPOs), nearly four times more than the $3 billion in 2013, according to a report. The Ernst &

More…

Breast cancer in young women on the rise in UAE

The steady increase in breast cancer cases among younger women in the UAE is presenting a new challenge in the fight against what has become the most common malignancy in females in the country, according to an expert. The UAE is

More…

Bahrain launches initiative to help young entrepreneurs

An initiative has been launched to help young Bahraini entrepreneurs turn their projects into successful businesses that will contribute to the national economy. The "Intilaqa" (Start Up) development initiative is the br

More…

Entrepreneurs ‘should celebrate failures and successes’

Young entrepreneurs should celebrate both failures and successes, Sir Richard Branson said in an exclusive interview with Vision, a Dubai-based publication. Branson, who is regarded as the entrepreneur’s entrepreneur, starte

More…

Trapped in Gaza, young people dream of a better life

After spending most of the month-long Gaza war trapped at home watching the news for hours, Palestinian Salam Al-Bayid returned to her university for the first time on Thursday to find the administration building with its facade in pieces.

More…

Young Arab entrepreneurs’ issues in focus

The current issues facing young Arab entrepreneurs in the region were identified and discussed at an ongoing summit in Dubai, said a report.   The three-day ArabNet Digital Summit 2014, which runs till tomorrow (

More…

Saudi 'needs 260,000 housing units a year'

Saudi Arabia’s developers will have to build about 260,000 residential units every year through 2017 to tackle the evergrowing housing problem across the Kingdom, said a report. There is an urgent need for new units across the Kingdom to

More…

Bahrain 'must focus on training young'

Bahrain stands to gain significantly from equipping its younger generation with an improved knowledge of the global economy and skills tailored to today's labour market, said an industry expert. "The kingdom should make it a priority to en

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads