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 Female workforce participation stands at an estimate of just 24% in the Middle East, but the region’s women are proving their worth.
September 15, 2014 - 22:27 GMT
Forbes Middle East has unveiled its coveted 2014 ranking of The 200 Most Powerful Arab Women.

January 30, 2012

Elf group
06:18 GMT
(press release)

AW Rostamani Trading, in association with TOTAL Lubricants ME, honored 200 ELF Dealers at a dealers meeting event staged at the Al Bustan Rotana hotel in Dubai this week.

January 29, 2012

Department of Economic Development
10:24 GMT

Director General of the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED), honoured the graduates of the third batch of the Middle Management Leadership programme launched in 2009 at a special ceremony.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:11 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airport Services is proud to be awarded the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) registration for passenger and cargo ground handling services at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Tony Douglas, Chief Executive Officer, Abu Dhabi Ports Company
08:43 GMT
(press release)

Leaders in international business and government will meet at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from April 2 to 4 for the World Ports and Trade Summit 2012.

Abdul Baset Al Janahi, CEO of Dubai SME
06:18 GMT
(press release)

The agency of the Department of Economic Development in Dubai will launch the preliminary registration for the 8th cycle of the Young Entrepreneur Competition 2012 on Sunday, the 29th of January 2012.

January 26, 2012

Al Habtoor Group
07:29 GMT

Khalaf Al Habtoor met with students from the Sabanci University, Istanbul at the Al Habtoor head office in Dubai on January 24, 2012.

January 25, 2012

Al Habtoor Group
11:46 GMT

Khalaf Al Habtoor Chairman of Al Habtoor Group met today with executives from HSBC bank at the group’s head office on Al Wasel Road.

Nuqul Group
10:04 GMT
(press release)

In their strive to meet the customers satisfaction and stay up to date with the best practices the corporate HR team at Nuqul Group has organized a regional HR meeting as part of their ongoing communication in the group.

January 23, 2012

The Aqaba Container Terminal
11:53 GMT
(press release)

The Aqaba Container Terminal inaugurated the first internet café in the terminal area to serve the Crew of the vessels that go ashore.

Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for Small and Medium Size Enterprises
08:09 GMT

Dubai SME is organising an open day on the 26th of January to bring together members and entrepreneurs across the UAE in a dialogue with Dubai SME officials.

January 22, 2012

HE Mohamed Hasan Al Qamzi
08:26 GMT
(press release)

The Higher Cooperation for Specialized Economic Zones (ZonesCorp) organized a blood donation drive in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Central Blood Bank at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

January 17, 2012

Towers Watson
07:34 GMT
(press release)

The International Pension Plan (IPP) market is expanding at a rapid rate, with 36 new IPPs set up in the past year, according to Towers Watson research.

January 15, 2012

DP World
12:31 GMT
(press release)

Global marine terminal operator DP World has achieved a major security milestone with DP World Tarragona achieving ISO 28000 certification.

Hassan Al Majed, General Manager of GOP
09:36 GMT
(press release)

The General Organisation of Sea Ports Maritime Education Fund (MEF) Advisory Committee has commenced seeking means of cooperation in order to start its outreach to young Bahrainis.

08:48 GMT
(press release)

Aqaba Container Terminal, the world’s gateway to Jordan and beyond, continued to build on its record of success with its accomplishments in 2011.