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A happy worker is a hard worker: Investing in employees means they'll do a better job (File/AFP)
August 26, 2014 - 09:09 GMT
While the UAE's GDP growth rate is above five percent, more job opportunities are emerging. This is why it is vital to keep employees happy.

February 5, 2013

Egypt’s Salafist Nour Party is pushing for an increasing in the national minimum wage
04:00 GMT

The Salafist Nour Party has drafted a law that would increase the minimum wage for Egyptian workers to LE1200 ($178) a month.

February 4, 2013

American University of Cairo
09:36 GMT

The American University in Cairo’s Master of Business Administration program is ranked among the top 200 MBAs worldwide.

 A Kuwait MP has called for a single unitary visa for foreigners visiting GCC nations
07:51 GMT

A Kuwaiti lawmaker has called for the adoption of a single visa for foreigners planning to visit the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.

February 3, 2013

Engineer William F. Baker
08:18 GMT

Khalifa University announced today that it will host a lecture by renowned structural engineer William F. Baker on February 5th, 2013.

During the event
04:47 GMT

In a race against 24 other teams – and the clock – two groups of computer science programmers from Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar placed first during the 2013 Oman Collegiate Programming Contest.

January 31, 2013

Jordan has reaffirmed its commitment in tackling illegal workers in the country
12:39 GMT

Jordan's Minister of Labour said yesterday that his government will not hesitate to take legal measures against workers and business owners who violate the Labour Law.

"Bahrainisation" is set to be reviewed in an effort to boost the economy
08:41 GMT

Bahrain is set to reconsider the rates of so-called 'Bahrainisation', the cost of hiring a certain number of expatriate workers, in an effort to boost the economy.

HCT – Dubai
05:16 GMT

HCT – Dubai submitted 20 research papers tackling hot issues including The Influence of Technology on Children’s Health and A Case Study of Using Proxy to Bypass Government’s Blocked Websites in UAE.

QGBC experts lead Facilities Management workshop
04:36 GMT

Human behaviour may be causing green buildings in Qatar to perform far below their potential, according to a team of experts brought together by Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC).

January 30, 2013

Eton Institute
10:04 GMT

Eton Institute, is hosting a free ‘Train the Trainer’ workshop, to help managers, supervisors or trainers grow in their careers and impact that of others by enhancing their skills.

During the visit
04:36 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development hosted His Excellency Dr George Ivanov, President of the Republic of Macedonia, earlier today.

January 29, 2013

Migrant construction workers in  Saudi Arabia have taken industrial action over unpaid wages, according to a well placed source
07:42 GMT

Migrant workers in Saudi Arabia are involved in industrial action causing their respective embassies to intervene and negotiate with their employers.

January 28, 2013

Lebanon has launched a new E-portal to help job-seekers find employment
11:01 GMT

Lebanon launched new a new online employment service on Friday, in a collaboration between the International Labour Organization and the National Employment Office.

Eton Institute
10:28 GMT

In an increasingly competitive environment where employees are the key differentiators, organisations have to continually raise the talent and skills set of their employees.

January 27, 2013

ALHOSN University and the Board of Trustees of the Tamaiaz & Falak Tayyeb Award
09:15 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University has joined a consortium comprising 11 public and private universities for the nomination of best student’s project and research study.