Bahrain Bourse kicks off the 3rd edition of the Capital Markets Apprenticeship Program

Bahrain Bourse (BHB), a self-regulated multi-asset marketplace, has announced the launch of the third edition of the Capital Markets Apprenticeship Program. The program welcomes the participation of 10 interns from a pool of more than 235 applicants. The entry requirements for this edition of the program has been expanded to accommodate graduates with IT backgrounds […]

Istituto Marangoni selected by UAE Ministry of Education for the study abroad scholarship program

The Ministry of Education (MOE) of the United Arab Emirates has recently included the Italian fashion and design school Istituto Marangoni Milano in the list of international Higher Education Institutions that Emirates students can select as a study-abroad destination for the 2023 Scholarship Program. This call for applications is reserved for current Grade 12 students with UAE nationality. […]

Serco Middle East partners with The Giving Movement to create sustainable apparel for staff

Serco, the international public services company, has partnered with sustainable activewear and streetwear company The Giving Movement, to design eco-friendly workwear for its staff in the Middle East, with plans to expand globally. With over 4,500 employees and partners in the region, the apparel has been inspired by the need for comfort, durability and sustainability. The partnership […]

UAE students believe earning a Professional Certificate can help them get a job after graduation: Coursera study

With advances in digitalization, data, and artificial intelligence expected to create up to 97 million new jobs while displacing 85 million existing roles, the need for large-scale skills development has never been greater. In this context, Coursera, a global online learning platform, led a student and employer-focused survey that explored the motivations, needs, and challenges […]

Emiratis need to spend at least one year in an entity in order to receive their end-of-service benefits, stresses the GPSSA

Insured Emiratis need to complete a minimum of one year in their jobs in order to be entitled to receive their end-of-service payment from the General Pension and Social Security Authority (GPSSA). It is worth noting that the minimum period for an insured individual to spend at an entity is 11 months and one day, […]

MBRSG Master of Innovation Management Students present final projects to a panel of judges

Students in the Master of Innovation Management (MIM) programme at the Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) have presented their final projects to a panel of judges from the Capital Club Dubai. The Club is a forward-thinking global collective of business leaders and innovators working to shape a better future for the region and […]

UAE University honors the winners of the 8th Chancellor’s Innovation Award 2023

H.E. Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh – Cultural Advisor to H.H. the President of the UAE – Chancellor of the UAE University honored the winners of the eighth Chancellor’s Innovation Award including faculty members, students, and employees for all different categories of the award. 370 faculty members, researchers, students, and employees participated and submitted 146 applications in […]

PwC’s Academy continues leadership role in technology skills development in Middle East with new Pluralsight partnership

As Saudi Arabia accelerates its ambition to become a global leader in technology, the need for targeted skills development is becoming increasingly urgent.   In continuing its support of governments and organisations rising to this challenge, PwC’s Academy, the talent and skills development business of PwC Middle East, has expanded its portfolio of training solutions through […]

Ithra enters the metaverse with immersive digital technologies program

The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra) bridges the physical and virtual worlds to launch the third edition of its Creative Solutions initiative. Focused on creating immersive digital content, the Cycle 2 cohort will showcase 10 prototypes to potential investors at Ithra’s landmark building and on a virtual platform on February 1, 2023. The […]