Tata Communications and MasterCard have joined forces for the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) to Action to financially empower 25,000 women in the dveloping world, as part of a larger vision to ultimately reach 100 million women.
Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) Authority has joined AmCham Abu Dhabi's 'Women Achieve,' an innovative programme established by its Women in Business Committee that promotes the professional advancement of women.
At least 10 Muslim worshippers performing Eid Al-Adha prayers were killed on Thursday when an Islamic State suicide bomber disguised as a woman blew himself up at a mosque run by Yemen's Houthi group, security sources said.
Tackling gender inequality and enabling more women to join the workforce could boost the world's economy by $12 trillion over the next decade, with India set to benefit the most, researchers said on Thursday.
More than 260 women in Bahrain have come forward in just three weeks to say they have experienced some form of domestic violence. They responded to a survey by the Bahrain Youth Forum Society’s Naseem Initiative, which is conducting nati
Five Bahrainis, including one member of the ruling family, have appeared in this year’s Forbes Middle East Most Powerful Arab Businesswomen list. The list recognises females running family businesses and in executive management roles who
Unasco (Union National Air, Land and Sea Shipping Co), a UAE-based national company, has sponsored a gala dinner in honour and celebrated the achievement of inspiring motivating and leading women who have excelled in their respective fields an
Some of the most powerful women in business, government, philanthropy, culture and society will come together to discuss issues related to women in leadership, empowerment, entrepreneurship and the role of women in society.
A Guidebook that outlines rights of women and girls in the region has been released. It was initiated by the Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions (APF) in co-operation with Bahrain’s National Human Rights Institution
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) Women’s Committee recently organised the first Emirati Women’s Forum, in celebration of Emirati Women's Day, at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Dubai.
The forum honoured Emirati wome