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Group of Business People Using Digital Devices

Majority of UAE execs prefer latest technology at work

Employees in the UAE speak out about how technology plays a large role in the office

February 9, 2015 4:50
 
Oil barrels on the price chart background

Dubai surges on stronger oil, dividends, Saudi payout

The Dubai benchmark jumped 4.5 percent to close at 3,840 points, its biggest daily gain in six weeks.

February 1, 2015 4:15
 

Dubai’s Shuaa to lay-off 29 in first phase of job cuts

Shuaa Capital will lay-off 29 of its employees in the first phase of a planned redundancy program aimed at boosting profitability at the struggling Dubai-based investment bank, it said on Sunday.

December 4, 2011 9:51
 
Boot Camp: learning is key to staff retention

Boot Camp: learning is key to staff retention

Studies show only 8 percent of IT employers rate IT graduates as “well-trained and ready-to-go”. Dell ME’s Mo Laher shares secrets on how to keep staff happy.

June 6, 2011 1:49
 
A cunning plan

A cunning plan

How cunning? As cunning as a fox who has just been appointed Professor of Cunning at Oxford University. But which plan are we talking about?

March 2, 2011 1:29
 

Saudi ministry bans working in sun

Ministerial decree preventing companies from making employees work under the sun between 12 and 3 in July and August in force from next year.

June 8, 2010 3:32
 
Mystery shoppers? Let Kipp save you the bother

Mystery shoppers? Let Kipp save you the bother

Retailers in the UAE want to know what their service is like, apparently, so they’re paying people to help find out. Send a check Kipp’s way.

June 6, 2010 10:15
 
Making tea and Facebooking…

Making tea and Facebooking…

Welcome to an average office worker’s life in the UAE (and probably the rest of the world).

January 24, 2010 2:38
 
Vacation time

Vacation time

Bahrain has just approved a proposal to increase the annual leave for private sector employees by a week. Predictably, businessmen and employers are annoyed.

January 14, 2010 2:35
 
HSBC lays off 2 percent of UAE personnel

HSBC lays off 2 percent of UAE personnel

The lay-offs apply to...

August 12, 2009 3:06
 
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