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Council of Economic and Development Affairs holds meeting via visual network
Business & Money | Thursday 14 May, 2020 3:43 am
Virtually, the Council of Economic and Development Affairs held a meeting today.During the meeting, the Council reviewed a number of economic and developmental issues, including a quarterly economic presentation submitted by the Ministry of Economy and Planning which gave an account on the key...
Oshkosh Defense And Al Tadrea Manufacturing Company Sign Joint Venture Agreement
Business & Money | Thursday 14 May, 2020 3:31 am
US-based Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, signed an agreement with Saudi Al Tadrea Manufacturing Company (TMC), creating a new Saudi majority-owned firm, Oshkosh Al Tadrea Manufacturing (OTM).  OTM will combine the manufacturing and tactical-wheeled...
COVID-19 shows pressing need for quicker digital transformation in Saudi Arabia
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 May, 2020 2:39 pm
KPMG, a leading provider of audit, tax and advisory services in the Kingdom, has urged the government ministries, institutions, authorities in Saudi Arabia to focus on key priority digital agendas that would help navigate the Covid-19 crisis and beyond, such as telehealth, digital education, and...
Dabur joins UAE’s fight against Coronavirus by distributing free hand sanitisers to front line heroes
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 May, 2020 2:22 pm
Over 7,000 Dermoviva hand sanitisers have been distributed to essential workers in the UAE through Talabat and RoyatiDabur International has launched WHO compliant Dermoviva hand sanitisers to keep everyone safe in the fight against coronavirus. As a mark of appreciation for essential workers who...
MEFMA on World FM Day 2020:  Strengthening FM’s role in driving global protection of the environment
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 May, 2020 2:17 pm
Every year, the global facilities management (FM) community comes together to celebrate World FM Day. During this year’s celebration to be held under the theme ‘Celebrating our Environment,’ the industry is showcasing what it has been doing over the past years to protect the environment...
 Delivering for Good in Times of Crisis
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 May, 2020 1:42 pm
SAB Express, FedEx Express global service provider in Saudi Arabia, celebrated Ramadan this year by delivering dozens of food boxes to the elderly, who are unable to shop for necessities given the current circumstances related to COVID-19. The SAB Express team arranged for food supplies such...
Dubai Customs launches virtual assessment center during outbreak
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 May, 2020 1:39 pm
HR Department at Dubai Customs developed a virtual assessment center to replace the traditional assessment one during the coronavirus outbreak. Employees now can be assessed against a number of metrics and KPI’s through online platforms. This will help in overall development, and determine...
GACA Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Road Side Mosques Association
Business & Money | Wednesday 13 May, 2020 10:08 am
The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Road Side Mosques Association, which aims to finance the construction of a mosque for employees of GACA on one of the vital highway.GACA was represented in this agreement by the Assistant to the President...
United Minds Forms Workforce Re-entry Specialty to Help Companies Manage Employee Workplace Return from COVID-19
Business & Money | Tuesday 12 May, 2020 2:28 am
United Minds, Weber Shandwick’s management consultancy specialising in organisational transformation, announced a new Workforce Re-entry offering to help CCOs, CHROs, pandemic response leads and their teams re-set and re-integrate employees into the workplace as businesses recover from...
Jollychic Shares Perspectives in The Hope Hackathon “Logistics Innovation in Time of Corona”
Business & Money | Monday 11 May, 2020 4:31 pm
 Saudi Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT) organized recently a public virtual forum under the Hope Hackathon Initiative. Jollychic’s representative was invited to attend the event, in a panel discussion with the topic of “Logistics challenges during Covid-19...