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Hundreds of jobs up for grabs under Taqat program
Business & Money | Saturday 25 July, 2015 6:50 am
The Human Resources Development Fund (Hadaf) has said 850 jobs are available in various fields throughout the Kingdom under its Taqat program.  These include 112 positions in public administration, 100 in sales, 84 in operations, 43 in accounting, 6 in finance, 42 in human resources, 25 in...
Train snag: 220 stranded for over 3 hours in noon heat
Business & Money | Friday 24 July, 2015 4:28 am
A total of 220 passengers were stranded in the scorching afternoon heat for over three hours on Wednesday following a malfunction in the engine and air-conditioning system of the Riyadh-Dammam train. The unexpected snag hit the train after it traveled 310 kilometers, prompting the authorities to...
Uber Taps Its Global Payments Partner, Adyen, to Expand into Morocco
Business & Money | Friday 24 July, 2015 1:48 am
Adyen, a leading global payments technology company, today announced an expansion of its existing partnership with Uber – powering payments for the ride-hailing company’s users in Casablanca, Morocco. Uber, now live in 58 countries, teamed up with Adyen to enable local users in Morocco...
The Masters of Technology succeed in attracting major projects
Business & Money | Friday 24 July, 2015 1:46 am
GROHE, the world leading German manufacturer in sanitary fittings strengthened its leadership within the Middle East region through continued expansion and dedicated commitment to introducing luxurious water experience into major projects in the region.     Since the early...
Big Boys Toys Set to Launch $250,000 Motorbike at its 6th Edition
Business & Money | Thursday 23 July, 2015 2:23 pm
the Middle East's premier luxury lifestyle super show, is back for its 2015 edition from 18th to 21st November and is returning to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC). This highly anticipated exhibition, organized by Artaaj Events, will showcase almost three...
Idea Factory: Ingredients That Give Birth to New Ideas and Let Them Flourish
Business & Money | Thursday 23 July, 2015 1:22 pm
In a cavernous hall in Dubai's World Trade Centre, Nasser AlKaabi clicks a button and a pair of mini curtains open and close. The 23-year-old student at Abu Dhabi's Higher Colleges of Technology's Al Ain Men's College is working on a mobile app smart home system...
Oberthur Technologies and Etisalat Group Sign a New Strategic Partnership
Business & Money | Thursday 23 July, 2015 1:04 pm
Oberthur Technologies (OT), a world leader in digital security solutions for the mobility space, and Etisalat Group, the UAE-based leading global Telecommunications service provider, add a new dimension to their collaboration with their strategic partnership to offer the region’s first...
Business & Money | Thursday 23 July, 2015 10:45 am
Having debuted last year as the biggest-ever trade show launch in the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia (MEASA), the second annual Gulfood Manufacturing returns to Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from27-29 October, 2015.   Conceived to capitalise on unprecedented market demand...
Terapeak and Alibaba.com Collaborate to Help Online Retailers Source Products
Business & Money | Thursday 23 July, 2015 5:41 am
Terapeak and Alibaba.com, the leading platform for global wholesale trade, announced today that the companies will assist online retailers to source inventory from suppliers around the world. Terapeak users will now be able to view, search and filter the top 30 million trending products on...
Business & Money | Thursday 23 July, 2015 2:37 am
THE BIZZ is one of the most important business awards in the world, given out to leading businesspeople in each sector that stand out for their business excellence. These same people foster the growth of the economy in their respective countries and throughout the world on a daily basis, thus...