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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
 
Bye-bye Dubai

Bye-bye Dubai

The economic slowdown is costing Dubai several jobs; and more than 1,000 work permits and visas are being canceled everyday.

January 14, 2009 10:20
 
A part-time proposal

A part-time proposal

The Dubai government is employing part-timers. Should the private sector follow suit?

January 11, 2009 12:16
 
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