Healthcare & Education

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Posted: 28-07-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Rising health care costs, coupled with the current state of the economy, have prompted many consumers across the globe to delay care, alter household spending and worry about their ability to pay for future health care costs according to the 4th annual Deloitte Center for Health Solutions “2011 Survey of Health Care Consumers.” “We have been examining consumers’ interactions with the health care system since 2008. A new trend has emerged this year suggesting that economic uncertainty has clearly altered spending habits with many consumers reporting an impact
Posted: March 27, 2017
UAE. Announces renaming to "The University of Manchester Middle East Centre" - after being known in the region for 10 years as Manchester Business School.
Posted: March 23, 2017
UAE. "GEZE offers particular and in-depth specifications when it comes to special requirements on the construction projects within the GCC's healthcare sector."
Posted: March 23, 2017
UAE. New report discusses the growth prospects for private sector players across six focus sectors, including agriculture, the social sector (includes health & education), manufacturing, retail, financial services and connectivity (covering transport & communication).
Posted: March 22, 2017
UAE. Each Masterclass will focus on a different subject linked to the world of business and will be led by a leading academic thinker, consultant or business leader in the field.
Posted: March 22, 2017
UAE. "The participants will gain the necessary skills from the program to help further their careers, which takes into account the latest regional and global trends in management, leadership and entrepreneurship."
Posted: March 19, 2017
UAE. The front-running education services provider, in partnership with Microsoft, shared next generation ideas and innovative, technology-led classroom practices and solutions to stakeholders in the field at the GESS Exhibition in Dubai.
Posted: March 19, 2017
UAE. UAE's space programme to have major influence on higher education with US$20 billion investment
Posted: March 14, 2017
UAE. The biggest education conference and exhibition in the Middle East will host more than 550 companies from all over the world.
Posted: March 13, 2017
UAE. Leading global education experts will share insights on how to build the future of education at the forthcoming GESS Dubai, to be held on March 14-16 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Posted: March 8, 2017
UAE. Gamification is gaining traction in the Gulf region as a way to make learning more interesting for students.
Posted: March 2, 2017
UAE. GESS Dubai and global consultancy NoTosh to train teachers and school leaders on leadership and innovation.
Posted: March 2, 2017
UAE. Aging population and chronic disease among drivers of increasing demand and spending; Cost, care delivery, and innovation among top considerations for stakeholders
Posted: March 1, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Aurecon's latest Just Imagine blog post explores how business can borrow strategic and leadership lessons from ancient martial arts.
Posted: February 23, 2017
UAE. Arab Reading Index dispels widespread inaccurate statistics, which placed reading levels in the region much lower than they really are.
Posted: December 30, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. The shortlisted teams will now take part in a two-week mentorship programme where they will receive hands-on training in aviation, innovation and business planning.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: March 30, 2017
UAE. The region witnessed a record year in sovereign bond issuance eclipsing a sluggish IPO performance, according to PwC's Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services team.
date:Posted: March 27, 2017
UAE. PwC issues new report jointly with the Global Manufacturing & Industrialisation Summit; The report outlines a roadmap for CIOs to manage the transformation of industrial companies to successfully adopt IIoT; Devising a digital strategy is key for manufacturers
date:Posted: March 27, 2017
UAE. The strongest growth rate for 2014-2015 in the region was led by Saudi Arabia and the UAE, according to a new report from The Boston Consulting Group.
INTERNATIONAL. This is part two of a recent conversation I had with students, faculty, and alumni at New York University, where I had the opportunity to answer some questions concerning the turmoil in the Middle East and America's role in the world.
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