MBSC celebrates its fourth batch of graduate

Prince Mohammed Bin Salman College of Business and Entrepreneurship (MBSC), a world-class business and entrepreneurship education leader, has concluded yet another successful academic year with its fourth graduation ceremony. Held at its campus in King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), the event served as a fitting send-off to 96 promising young graduates and an opportunity for […]

University of Doha for Science and Technology signs an MoU with Microsoft

University of Doha for Science and Technology (UDST) announced that it has initiated a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with leading technology giant, Microsoft.  Dr. Salem Al-Naemi, President of UDST, and Lana Khalaf, General Manager at Microsoft Qatar, signed the agreement in the presence of several university officials and a delegation from Microsoft Qatar. The agreement […]

UAE companies largely resist employee calls for immediate action on inflation

Firms are feeling the pressure to adjust compensation packages according to global consulting firm Mercer, with its latest spot survey revealing that 67 per cent of businesses have received requests from employees regarding compensations and allowances to offset the rising inflation in the UAE. More than 200 global and local companies from all sectors were […]

Leading venture capital firms extend virtual mentoring for female business founders to MENA

Launched in London in 2019, Female Founder Office Hours breaks down barriers to investment for female entrepreneurs, notoriously underserved by the global investment community. Each founder meets four investors virtually for one hour to discuss their technology and business model, ask for advice, pitch for investment or find a mentor. The founders meet a mix […]

NLGIC Group announces C-suite leadership team following the integration of RSA Middle East

A team of C-suite leaders has been appointed to lead NLGIC and RSA Middle East businesses (NLGIC Group) following the recent purchase of RSA Middle East BSC (c) by National Life & General Insurance Company SAOG (NLGIC), a flagship insurance subsidiary of Oman International Development and Investment Company SAOG (OMINVEST). The new leadership team, which […]