More than 50 international and regional experts will focus on driving social and economic development throughout Mena at a summit on corporate social responsibility (CSR) opening in Dubai, UAE tomorrow (May1 8).
Held under the pat
The region’s foremost CSR experts will come together next month at the CSR Summit in Dubai, UAE to tackle the transformation of corporate social responsibility into a truly sustainable business practice.
The 12th edition of
More than 95 per cent of Mena respondents in a survey said they wanted to do more community service work, according to a survey conducted by Bayt.com, the Middle East’s number one job site.
Respondents across the Mena region
Etisalat, a leading telecom operator in the region, was recently awarded the Best CSR Practices Award during the recent GCC Corporate Social Responsibility Conference held in Abu Dhabi.
Amal Al Koos, director, Ayaadi, Corporate So
A total of 10 university students from across the UAE, including five Emiratis, are set to develop specific Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects as part of a new initiative promoting CSR at a grassroots level in the country.
Bahrain will host the first Bahrain International Corporate Social Responsibility Conference and Exhibition 2013 in March, a report said.
The event, from March 3-6, will be held under the patronage of Finance Minister and Minister
Arab Potash Company (APC) has announced that it has concluded its corporate social responsibility (CSR) budget commitments for 2012, which amounted to JD10 million ($14.07 million), in addition to a JD7 million grant for retirees.
Bahrain Petroleum Company, Bapco, has launched its biggest nation-wide corporate social responsibility initiative which will reach out to nine different local charities and societies across various disciplines.
The initiative, whi
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) should be the basic principle that drives growth in companies, and its principles must be adopted and implemented on a day-to-day basis, said an expert ahead of a major CSR seminar in Dubai.
DP World has been named the winner of the prestigious Golden Peacock Award for corporate social responsibility for 2012 for its work in India, where it operates five marine terminals.
The annual award, instituted in India in 1991 to encou