Career Prospects For Students Aspiring To Study In Dubai

Dubai is one of the world’s fastest growing economies fortified with most alluring features, which helps to draw more immigrants to the country. Being a cosmopolitan city, the country welcomes many foreign students who wish to avail its excellent education. Home to world’s famous educational institutions, Dubai education has grabbed craze among international students. Over […]

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7,000 vehicles left at home for Dubai ‘Car-free Day’

More than 7,000 vehicles were off Dubai’s roads for the fifth annual ‘Car-free Day‘ on Wednesday, according to national news agency WAM. Dubai Municipality estimates that the initiative reduced carbon emissions by 20 tonnes. Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director-General of Dubai Municipality, took the Metro to work from Etisalat to Union Station accompanied by top officials […]

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Dubai Cares Brings Hope to 1.2m Children

Dubai Cares extended primary education to more than 1.2 million children in 2013, the most impactful year in its six-year history, its CEO said. In an interview with Gulf News, Tariq Al Gurg said the philanthropic organisation concluded 13 programmes and launched 14 new ones in developing countries. Dubai Cares works with partners to implement […]

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Zero Hour Contracts would strengthen UAE companies, say experts

The UAE retail and hospitality industry would be enhanced if employers were allowed to hire staff on flexible zero hour contracts, according to experts. Simply put, a zero hour contract is a contract used in the United Kingdom (UK) in which an employee is not guaranteed a set amount of hours or salary. The employee […]

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Dubai education expo talks up career guidance

GETEX 2013 sees experts stress importance of counseling students before they choose majors or universities The importance of helping students choose the right career path and universities took centre-stage at the 13th edition of the Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX). Education officials, specialists and students stressed the importance of providing students with guidance in […]

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