Corporate World

Following the trip partnership agreement signed by the National Human Resources Development and Employment Authority (‘Tanmia’) and Aramex, the leading global provider of comprehensive logistics and transportation solutions, to empower women job seekers and entrepreneurs with digital knowledge, ICDL Arabia, the governing body and certification authority for the ICDL certificate program in Egypt, GCC States and Iraq, has announced the commencement of training courses for women job seekers and entrepreneurs in the UAE. The move is in line with the directives of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to turn the country into an integrated knowledge-based economy and enhance the role of its citizen in society.

Koenig Solutions, India’s leading IT training provider and the world’s number one offshore training company, has expressed its confidence in filling the increasing demand for specialized Smart training courses and online learning programs in Dubai. To help address this, the company is set to leverage its wide portfolio of world-class IT-focused courses and training programs across various business organizations and companies in the UAE. The offer of these training programs are deemed essential and pivotal in the emirate’s continuing efforts to position itself as a leading ‘innovation hub’ in the region.

DuPont has announced the winners of the 12th edition of the DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards. The awards recognize outstanding intiatives aimed at enhancing workplace safety, sustainability and operational effectiveness.

Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) will host the first Innovation Day in Dubai at the Conrad Hotel on November 18, 2015 to take a closer look at digital transformation and the company’s role in deploying winning business strategies. The event, which is a part of Software AG’s EMEA Regional Innovation Day series, will focus on why companies are developing a digital strategy and integrating digitization in to all aspects of the business, from channels to processes, from data to their operating models, from digital products to total industry automation.  

Dubai’s real estate sector is expected to continue the resurgent levels of growth and stability it has been exhibiting throughout this year and post yet another strong performance towards the end of 2015 and beyond. Mr. Salem Almoosa, Chairman and General Manager of Falconcity of Wonders LLC, attributes the buoyant outlook to several key factors, including Dubai’s status as a top commercial and tourism hub, a continuously rising local population, a strong appeal among international investors, and substantial government funding of major infrastructure projects.