Jahez awarded “Best Places to Work” certification

Jahez announced that it has obtained the Best Places to Work certification in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The company scored impressively in various professional aspects related to employees, especially work environment, career succession, development and training, leadership, and talent management. The certification recognises leading workplaces worldwide and focuses on employee satisfaction about many choices in […]

Edura, the specialized education technology platform, secures pre-seed funding round

Edura, the Egypt-based educational technology startup, announced the successful completion of an undisclosed pre-seed funding round led by Smart Zone Startups Studio and angel investors. Edura is an interactive educational platform that connects teachers and students through recorded or live interactive lessons. The platform offers innovative services, including interactive educational sessions, online assessments, and recorded […]

Gulf Bank first Kuwaiti bank to partner with Coach Hub

This partnership highlights the significance of investing in Gulf Bank’s leaders to enhance their leadership capabilities Gulf Bank takes pride in its leadership role in the Kuwaiti banking sector, showcased through its partnership with Coach Hub for mentorship programs dedicated to leadership development. This partnership reflects the bank’s commitment to developing leadership in a rapidly […]

Egis certified Top Employer 2024 in Brazil, France, India and the United Arab Emirates

Being certified as a Top Employer showcases an organisation’s dedication to a better world of work and exhibits this through excellent HR policies and people practices. The Top Employers Institute programme certifies organisations based on the participation and results of their HR Best Practices Survey. This survey covers six HR domains consisting of 20 topics […]

Minister of Education highlights impact of technology on improving education

His Excellency Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of Education, participated in the ‘Education Meets AI’ session at the Annual Meeting of The World Economic Forum WEF, held until January 19 at Davos, Switzerland. He highlighted the role of technology in advancing educational systems and improving its outcomes. In attendance were Bettina Stark-Watzinger, Germany’s Federal […]

DEWA provides an encouraging and positive working environment that achieves stability for working women

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) provides a motivational and positive working environment that contributes to improving the capabilities of its female employees, achieving a balance between the social, professional and personal lives for working mothers, and enhancing their happiness. This will enable their continuous success and excellence and foster their active participation in building […]

The Royal Academy of Management launches Investment Planning Programme

The Royal Academy of Management launches an Investment Planning programme in partnership with the National Program for Investment and Export Development, ‘Nazdaher,’ over the period from 21 – 23 January 2024, with 35 participants from various governor offices, free zones, and Ministries. The event promises to be a dynamic platform for exploring potential investment opportunities […]

Zain KSA and Maximus sign MoU to empower next-generation of national talent

Zain KSA announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Maximus, a leading Human Resources Training and Development company. This collaboration aims to empower young Saudi talent by providing them with professional qualifications and essential market-ready skills, aligning with Zain KSA’s commitment to supporting the Human Capability Development Program (HCDP), one of Saudi […]

Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre launches Fourth Edition of Research Grant programme

The Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre (ALC) has launched the fourth edition of Research Grant Programme, to support researchers in the Arabic language to submit high-quality projects that help advance the language, enhance knowledge, and promote scientific studies. The submission period closes on 29 February 2024. Launched in 2021, the programme offers six to eight […]

Alcazar Capital bolsters commitment to edtech sector by increasing its stake in Dubai-based CTS

Alcazar Capital is pleased to announce that it has acquired an additional equity stake in Creative Technology Solutions (“CTS”) through its dedicated investment vehicle Alcazar EdTech. CTS, an innovative EdTech player hailing from the UAE, is at the forefront of providing technology solutions from kindergarten to higher education, with the objective to improve teaching and […]