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Tally Solutions commends UAE’s role in driving innovation

Dubai to outperform major business destinations such as Berlin, Madrid, Shanghai and Sao Paulo in innovation performance Tally Solutions, a leading international accounting and compliance software provider commended the UAE’s role for its emergence as one of the major incubators

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Tally Solutions commends UAE’s role in driving innovation

Dubai to outperform major business destinations such as Berlin, Madrid, Shanghai and Sao Paulo in innovation performance Tally Solutions, a leading international accounting and compliance software provider commended the UAE’s role for its emergence as one of the major incubators

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Fuel Efficiency and Performance: We Want the Best of Both Worlds say Ford’s Social Media Followers in the Middle East

Sixty per cent of drivers in the Middle East and Levant say fuel efficiency is more important than power A desire to save money and high fuel prices are the top reasons for choosing more fuel efficient cars Survey was

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Fuel Efficiency and Performance: We Want the Best of Both Worlds say Ford’s Social Media Followers in the Middle East

Sixty per cent of drivers in the Middle East and Levant say fuel efficiency is more important than power A desire to save money and high fuel prices are the top reasons for choosing more fuel efficient cars Survey was

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New Bain & Company report dismisses myths about 5G technology adoption

Global demand for mobile data transmissions to grow by 40 per cent Year-on-Year as 5G technology remains hot trend in the GCC When it comes to the next generation of mobile network technology, some telecom executives have become 5G pessimists,

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New Bain & Company report dismisses myths about 5G technology adoption

Global demand for mobile data transmissions to grow by 40 per cent Year-on-Year as 5G technology remains hot trend in the GCC When it comes to the next generation of mobile network technology, some telecom executives have become 5G pessimists,

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Recent Clinical Findings on Smoking Damage Reduction

As part of its endeavor towards the development of cigarette substitutes, one of the largest global tobacco companies published its newest findings on an Exposure Response Study which they have been conducting for the past six months. The research aimed

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Recent Clinical Findings on Smoking Damage Reduction

As part of its endeavor towards the development of cigarette substitutes, one of the largest global tobacco companies published its newest findings on an Exposure Response Study which they have been conducting for the past six months. The research aimed

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Job sites like Bayt.com are the most common tool for recruiting managerial and non-managerial positions across the Levant

A majority of Levant employers surveyed in Bayt.com and Yougov’s ‘Hiring Practices in the Middle East and North Africa’ say the hiring process takes up to two months. The Bayt.com ‘Middle East and North Africa Hiring Practices’ survey, conducted amongst

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Job sites like Bayt.com are the most common tool for recruiting managerial and non-managerial positions across the Levant

A majority of Levant employers surveyed in Bayt.com and Yougov’s ‘Hiring Practices in the Middle East and North Africa’ say the hiring process takes up to two months. The Bayt.com ‘Middle East and North Africa Hiring Practices’ survey, conducted amongst

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Bayt.com Poll: Ramadan Increases Productivity for 81.7% of Professionals in the Middle East

90.2% MENA Respondents Plan to Make More Time for Job Hunting During Ramadan Ramadan is a very positive time in the Middle East, and reflection, restraint, generosity and unity are key themes at home and in the workplace. Bayt.com, the

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Bayt.com Poll: Ramadan Increases Productivity for 81.7% of Professionals in the Middle East

90.2% MENA Respondents Plan to Make More Time for Job Hunting During Ramadan Ramadan is a very positive time in the Middle East, and reflection, restraint, generosity and unity are key themes at home and in the workplace. Bayt.com, the

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37% of Professionals in Lebanon are Seeking Employment in a New Industry in the Next Few Months, Bayt.com Survey Finds

Over 60,000 job applications are submitted on Bayt.com everyday The most recent “Top Industries in the Middle East and North Africa” survey was just released by Bayt.com, the number one job site in the Middle East, and YouGov, a pioneer

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37% of Professionals in Lebanon are Seeking Employment in a New Industry in the Next Few Months, Bayt.com Survey Finds

Over 60,000 job applications are submitted on Bayt.com everyday The most recent “Top Industries in the Middle East and North Africa” survey was just released by Bayt.com, the number one job site in the Middle East, and YouGov, a pioneer

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Social Experiment by Always® Reveals Harmful Impact Commonly Used Phrase has on Girls: New Always® #LikeAGirl Video Aims to Change This and Encourages Girls to Pursue their Dreams #LikeAGirl

Survey Reveals 89% of Young Females Agree that Words can be Harmful, Especially to Girls; First Period & Start of Puberty Mark Lowest Confidence Moments for Girls* “You run like a girl” or “you throw like a girl” are common

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Social Experiment by Always® Reveals Harmful Impact Commonly Used Phrase has on Girls: New Always® #LikeAGirl Video Aims to Change This and Encourages Girls to Pursue their Dreams #LikeAGirl

Survey Reveals 89% of Young Females Agree that Words can be Harmful, Especially to Girls; First Period & Start of Puberty Mark Lowest Confidence Moments for Girls* “You run like a girl” or “you throw like a girl” are common

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IDRAAC Hosts Symposium on Suicide in Lebanon: Suicide Attempts Estimated at 2%, Close to Global Average

 IDRAAC (Institute for Development Research Advocacy and Applied Care) in association with the Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology at the St Georges Hospital University Medical Center and the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Balamand organized a symposium

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IDRAAC Hosts Symposium on Suicide in Lebanon: Suicide Attempts Estimated at 2%, Close to Global Average

 IDRAAC (Institute for Development Research Advocacy and Applied Care) in association with the Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology at the St Georges Hospital University Medical Center and the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Balamand organized a symposium

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Five Better Driving Tips from Ford that will Help Slash Your Fuel Bill

Ever get the feeling you should be getting more out of your tank of fuel? Having a car with a fuel efficient engine – like Ford’s award-winning EcoBoost range – is a great start, but how you drive it makes

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Five Better Driving Tips from Ford that will Help Slash Your Fuel Bill

Ever get the feeling you should be getting more out of your tank of fuel? Having a car with a fuel efficient engine – like Ford’s award-winning EcoBoost range – is a great start, but how you drive it makes

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Taking Back the Streets: Using Systems Thinking to Return Our City Streets to the Community

By Marcy Klevorn, Ford Executive Vice President and President, Mobility From subway systems and bus lines to taxi fleets, ride-hailing services and personal vehicles, cities offer lots of ways to get around. This abundance of choice must make life easier,

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Taking Back the Streets: Using Systems Thinking to Return Our City Streets to the Community

By Marcy Klevorn, Ford Executive Vice President and President, Mobility From subway systems and bus lines to taxi fleets, ride-hailing services and personal vehicles, cities offer lots of ways to get around. This abundance of choice must make life easier,

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From Seed to Seat: How Soy Foam Proved Key to Ford’s Push to Use Renewables

By Debbie Mielewski, Senior Technical Leader, Materials Sustainability, Ford Motor Company A lot of people are familiar with soy – tens of millions of consumers eat and drink it every day. But what might come as a surprise is that

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From Seed to Seat: How Soy Foam Proved Key to Ford’s Push to Use Renewables

By Debbie Mielewski, Senior Technical Leader, Materials Sustainability, Ford Motor Company A lot of people are familiar with soy – tens of millions of consumers eat and drink it every day. But what might come as a surprise is that

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Travelling with kids in the car? Here’s a survival guide

Every parent has been there: You’re on a family road trip out of the city or even just getting across town to a restaurant, and your child is not happy. They’re crying, and they don’t sit still. It’s understandable –

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Travelling with kids in the car? Here’s a survival guide

Every parent has been there: You’re on a family road trip out of the city or even just getting across town to a restaurant, and your child is not happy. They’re crying, and they don’t sit still. It’s understandable –

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2018 Hot Consumer Trends:Technology Turns Human

Consumers expect technology interactions to be controlled by intonation, facial expression and body language Earphones will become a 24/7 accessory, even when sleeping 51 percent of Augmented Reality/Virtual Reailty users believe artificial intelligence (AI)will render ads indistinguishable from the actual

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2018 Hot Consumer Trends:Technology Turns Human

Consumers expect technology interactions to be controlled by intonation, facial expression and body language Earphones will become a 24/7 accessory, even when sleeping 51 percent of Augmented Reality/Virtual Reailty users believe artificial intelligence (AI)will render ads indistinguishable from the actual

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Ericsson predicts 1 billion 5g subscriptions in 2023

  5G will cover more than 20 percent of the global population six years from now, according to the latest Ericsson Mobility Report Mobile data traffic continues to grow, primarily fueled by increased viewing of video content LTE will be

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Ericsson predicts 1 billion 5g subscriptions in 2023

  5G will cover more than 20 percent of the global population six years from now, according to the latest Ericsson Mobility Report Mobile data traffic continues to grow, primarily fueled by increased viewing of video content LTE will be

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Small & Medium Enterprises in UAE poised for new wave of growth amidst digital revolution: report

Country leads MENA in developing innovation & technology-driven SMEs  91 per cent of UAE Millennials start their own business or plan to open one  Futuristic projects focused on clean tech, renewable energy, smart technologies and security The UAE is primed

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Small & Medium Enterprises in UAE poised for new wave of growth amidst digital revolution: report

Country leads MENA in developing innovation & technology-driven SMEs  91 per cent of UAE Millennials start their own business or plan to open one  Futuristic projects focused on clean tech, renewable energy, smart technologies and security The UAE is primed

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IoT – Opportunity, Innovation and Collaboration

Edgar Kasenene  Head of IoT and Technology Africa IoT – Opportunity, Innovation and Collaboration IoT – the  $11 trillion global opportunity There is no doubt that conversations about the potential of Internet of Things (IoT) are taking place everywhere you

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IoT – Opportunity, Innovation and Collaboration

Edgar Kasenene  Head of IoT and Technology Africa IoT – Opportunity, Innovation and Collaboration IoT – the  $11 trillion global opportunity There is no doubt that conversations about the potential of Internet of Things (IoT) are taking place everywhere you

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5G Readiness on the Rise

In its annual 5G Readiness Survey, Ericsson compiles 5G-related plans and activities among operators 78 percent of the respondents are involved in 5G trials this year compared to 32 percent last year Plans to monetize 5G involve migration of subscribers

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5G Readiness on the Rise

In its annual 5G Readiness Survey, Ericsson compiles 5G-related plans and activities among operators 78 percent of the respondents are involved in 5G trials this year compared to 32 percent last year Plans to monetize 5G involve migration of subscribers

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Philip Morris Reiterates its Commitment to Global Sustainability

For more than 10 years and with more than USD 3 billion of investment in research and development, Philip Morris International (PMI) has been working to develop a variety of smoke-free products that they hope will one day replace the

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Philip Morris Reiterates its Commitment to Global Sustainability

For more than 10 years and with more than USD 3 billion of investment in research and development, Philip Morris International (PMI) has been working to develop a variety of smoke-free products that they hope will one day replace the

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Global online learning industry to reach USD 325 billion by 2025, says study

Middle East market poised for strong growth with rising popularity of smart learning Orient Planet Academy unveils new course dates for 2017 A number of experts agree that the flourishing global e-learning industry is fast climbing, thanks to continuous advanced

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Global online learning industry to reach USD 325 billion by 2025, says study

Middle East market poised for strong growth with rising popularity of smart learning Orient Planet Academy unveils new course dates for 2017 A number of experts agree that the flourishing global e-learning industry is fast climbing, thanks to continuous advanced

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Arab Youth Survey reveals drop in optimism in region increasingly divided between Gulf states and the rest

Findings from ninth annual ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller Arab Youth Survey released 77% of young Lebanese say Daesh has become weaker over the past year Young Arabs view unemployment and extremism as the biggest problems holding the Middle East back, with the

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Arab Youth Survey reveals drop in optimism in region increasingly divided between Gulf states and the rest

Findings from ninth annual ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller Arab Youth Survey released 77% of young Lebanese say Daesh has become weaker over the past year Young Arabs view unemployment and extremism as the biggest problems holding the Middle East back, with the

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MENA private equity poised for significant growth, says industry report

International Monetary Fund: MENA will become world’s third fastest-growing region over next five years  Study reveals UAE & Saudi Arabia leading in private equity investments at more than 75 per cent of investments by value  Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia & Lebanon

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MENA private equity poised for significant growth, says industry report

International Monetary Fund: MENA will become world’s third fastest-growing region over next five years  Study reveals UAE & Saudi Arabia leading in private equity investments at more than 75 per cent of investments by value  Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia & Lebanon

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Car Sickness Research to Put Brakes on Family Road Trip Curse – That Even Affects the Pet Goldfish

Ford working together with motion sickness experts to try reduce car sickness in future cars Start-stop traffic can spell car sickness misery, with new research showing, on average, passengers staring at screens felt ill after only 10 minutes Two in

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Car Sickness Research to Put Brakes on Family Road Trip Curse – That Even Affects the Pet Goldfish

Ford working together with motion sickness experts to try reduce car sickness in future cars Start-stop traffic can spell car sickness misery, with new research showing, on average, passengers staring at screens felt ill after only 10 minutes Two in

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Clean energy offers massive potential for GCC to maintain global energy leadership and reap substantial fossil fuel savings: report

Renewable energy (RE) plans for region’s electricity sectors could result in overall savings of USD 55 to 87 billion  Fossil fuel savings in power and water sectors could peak at around 400 million barrels of oil equivalent by 2030  Savings

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Clean energy offers massive potential for GCC to maintain global energy leadership and reap substantial fossil fuel savings: report

Renewable energy (RE) plans for region’s electricity sectors could result in overall savings of USD 55 to 87 billion  Fossil fuel savings in power and water sectors could peak at around 400 million barrels of oil equivalent by 2030  Savings

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Automotive brands dominate top ten most Intimate Brands in the UAE, according to Brand Intimacy 2017 Report by MBLM Dubai

UAE citizens and residents feel the closest emotional bond with automotive brands, according to MBLM’s second UAE Brand Intimacy 2017 Report, the most comprehensive study of brands based on emotions. The most intimate brand in the UAE for the second

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Automotive brands dominate top ten most Intimate Brands in the UAE, according to Brand Intimacy 2017 Report by MBLM Dubai

UAE citizens and residents feel the closest emotional bond with automotive brands, according to MBLM’s second UAE Brand Intimacy 2017 Report, the most comprehensive study of brands based on emotions. The most intimate brand in the UAE for the second

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Dubai’s Reversed Wave – Towards a Multipolar Knowledge World

By Abdul Kader Kamli, Research Consultant, Orient Planet Research The invention of the alphabet by the Phoenicians 3,000 years ago had led to the preservation and accumulation of human knowledge. Building on this regional heritage, the Arabic/Islamic civilization contributed tremendously

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Dubai’s Reversed Wave – Towards a Multipolar Knowledge World

By Abdul Kader Kamli, Research Consultant, Orient Planet Research The invention of the alphabet by the Phoenicians 3,000 years ago had led to the preservation and accumulation of human knowledge. Building on this regional heritage, the Arabic/Islamic civilization contributed tremendously

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5G subscriptions to reach half a billion in 2022: Ericsson Mobility Report

25 percent of all subscriptions will be 5G in North America in 2022, representing the highest market penetration in the world Mobile broadband to account for 90 percent of all subscriptions by 2022 29 billion connected devices by 2022, of

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5G subscriptions to reach half a billion in 2022: Ericsson Mobility Report

25 percent of all subscriptions will be 5G in North America in 2022, representing the highest market penetration in the world Mobile broadband to account for 90 percent of all subscriptions by 2022 29 billion connected devices by 2022, of

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GCC F&B industry experiencing unprecedented growth buoyed by rising population & tourists arrivals, says report

Food consumption alone expected to reach 51.9 million metric tons by 2019 CAGR of 3.5 per cent in food consumption between 2014 and 2019 projected Tourist arrivals forecasted to witness annual average growth of 7.8 per cent between 2014 and

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GCC F&B industry experiencing unprecedented growth buoyed by rising population & tourists arrivals, says report

Food consumption alone expected to reach 51.9 million metric tons by 2019 CAGR of 3.5 per cent in food consumption between 2014 and 2019 projected Tourist arrivals forecasted to witness annual average growth of 7.8 per cent between 2014 and

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Teams Are an Important Component of Job Satisfaction for 90% of MENA Respondents: Bayt.com Poll

Six in 10 respondents say their team leader is the central decision maker Teamwork is an extraordinarily important part of the MENA workplace. A new poll by Bayt.com, the Middle East’s leading job site, entitled ‘Teams in the MENA Workplace’,

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Teams Are an Important Component of Job Satisfaction for 90% of MENA Respondents: Bayt.com Poll

Six in 10 respondents say their team leader is the central decision maker Teamwork is an extraordinarily important part of the MENA workplace. A new poll by Bayt.com, the Middle East’s leading job site, entitled ‘Teams in the MENA Workplace’,

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‘Brexit’ move tips scale in GCC’s favor: report

Orient Planet Research report sheds light on new economic reality for GCC countries after Brexit  Financial markets and currencies to face short-term challenges; weak pound may hit tourism flow into the region  Saudi takes investment precautions, but businesses confident of

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‘Brexit’ move tips scale in GCC’s favor: report

Orient Planet Research report sheds light on new economic reality for GCC countries after Brexit  Financial markets and currencies to face short-term challenges; weak pound may hit tourism flow into the region  Saudi takes investment precautions, but businesses confident of

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