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Emiratisation Online Forum to further address issues on Emirati workforce

Discussions of issues relating to the motivation and retention of Emiratis in the private sector have now become an ongoing process with the launch...

World’s Most Attractive Countries for Foreign Workers in 2018

If you had to move abroad for work, where would you most like to go? According to the latest edition of the Boston Consulting Group’s...

DIFC Employment Law Introduces Mandatory End of Service Savings Plan

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading international financial hub in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, today announces that His...

HSBC to cut 30,000 jobs worldwide

International banking giant HSBC confirmed on Monday it would cut a further 25,000 jobs between now and 2013 as part of a broader cost-cutting...

Top 10 Internet Companies Worldwide

The Internet industry is constantly growing and developing and some of the largest companies today didn’t even exist a decade ago, while other big...

Sony to cut nearly 10,000 jobs worldwide

In 2008 Sony axed 16,000 jobs Sony Corp. plans to reduce its workforce by an estimated 10,000 jobs, or about 6% of its global workforce....

Average Age of UAE Job Seekers Below 30

NADIA Global, the leading recruitment and training provider, has revealed that the average age of job seekers in the UAE is below 30 years...

Ministry of Finance meets training centres for employee development

Ministry of Finance held annual meeting with a number of development and training centres, to better familiarize itself with different training partners

Today’s Most Demanded Technology Skills Not Surprising

Only a few years ago, the most demanded technology skills by employers were limited mainly to Office programs like Word, Excel and PowerPoint. However,...

Gulf Air lays off hundreds employees

Bahrain's national carrier, Gulf Air, today announced the layoff of 200 employees, attributed to low sales due to social unrest in Bahrain and the...

Middle East Finance Professionals Most Stressed Worldwide

Despite relatively steady economic growth, many financial professionals working in the Middle East still experience work-related stress. According to a survey conducted by eFinancialCareers,...

Dubai International Film Festival looks for local hires

Serving as the finest platform for cinema enthusiasts and talent alike, the latest edition of Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is once again giving...

Petrochemicals, chemicals producers must create more jobs for local workforce

Downstream Sector Must Act To Fill Widening Jobs Gap Second Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association Human Capital Conference in Dubai to investigate strategies for attracting...

Unemployment Healthier Than a Stressful Job?

A new paper published in the International Journal of Epidemiology finds that people employed in low paying or highly stressful jobs may not actually...

Dubai 11th Top City for Global Job Seekers

Dubai is among the most desirable cities to work in. According to the latest Global Talent survey by The Boston Consulting Group, Dubai is...

UAE Ranks 1st in Arab World and 21st Globally on Global...

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) ranked first in the Arab world and 21st globally on the Global Labour Resilience Index 2020, which was issued...

App Developers in High Demand

It seems that app developers are some of the most courted and valued professionals today. Technology giants constantly try to lure them with special...

Best Expat Destinations in 2014

Ecuador is the top country for expats this year, according to the Expat Insider 2014 index. The ranking is based on different factors like...