Internet, Technology Companies Still Most In-Demand Employers


LinkedIn released its annual Most In-Demand Employers Ranking. It lists the world’s most sought-after employers. The ranking is based on the interactions of over 300 million members of the social platform. This year’s list includes companies from 17 different countries, 59 cities and 33 industries. Unsurprisingly, technology, telecom and media companies take the lead once again. […]

Best Employers in Middle East for 2013

Companies with divisions in the UAE and Egypt were found to be among the best 10 employers in the Middle East. In its latest Best Employers Middle East survey, Aon Hewitt uses various important differentiators, like scores for high employee engagement to make a list of the top employers in the region. Let’s take at […]

Why Western talent is a necessity to Middle Eastern markets


Today and during the past many years, the working position and the salary of an employee depend on country of origin in addition to skills and education qualifications. Research additional information: Job Cuts to Affect BlackBerry’s Operations Globally BlackBerry Ltd. said on Friday it is laying off an undisclosed number of employees in its device […]

Employers to cancel Labor Cards online

The Ministries of Labour and Interior will jointly implement the Electronic Cancellation Service of Labor Card with effect from Sunday, reports the official news agency WAM. The move comes in line with the first phase of electronic link between the two ministries to boost the strategic partnership and achieve qualitative shift in exchange of data […]

Balance between short-term needs and long-term strategy essential

Ray Perry - CIMA Executive Director, Brand,      Profile & Marketing

Short-term thinking has hit the headlines in recent years as the catalyst for the recent economic crisis. As regional business continues to evolve at a rapid pace, CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) addressed a group of financial and business professionals in Dubai today and addressed what it takes to build a successful and sustainable […]