Friday, March 22, 2019

Building New Bridges in Education

The idea of a bridge has always served as a powerful model for education. As a concept it anchors the ideals of education in...
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Artificial Intelligence: Opening New Vistas

The rapid expansion of technology and digital applications that characterises the ‘4th Industrial Revolution’, is changing the way we live, work – and learn....
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NBO introduces Shariah-compliant motor insurance

National Bank of Oman (NBO) has teamed up with leading insurance company Takaful Oman to offer its customers market-leading Shariah-compliant motor insurance; ‘Takaful Motor...
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Shell Development Oman Unveils New Training Courses

Shell Development Oman (SDO) has launched its 2019 edition of ‘Shell Professional Courses’ programme, geared towards equipping participants with vital soft skills in critical...
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GEMS Is Said to Bid for Top Saudi School Chain

(Bloomberg) -- GEMS Education, the Dubai-based school operator backed by Blackstone Group LP, is in advanced talks to invest in Saudi Arabia’s Maarif for...
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Saudi Launches $23bn Riyadh Beautification Program

(Bloomberg) -- Saudi Arabia plans to pour 86 billion riyals ($23 billion) into beautifying its capital, Riyadh, with projects expected to create tens of thousands...
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Abu Dhabi Is Said to Revive Sale of 1MDB Tarnished Falcon...

(Bloomberg) -- Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala Development Co. is reviving plans to sell Falcon Private Bank in Switzerland as it seeks to distance itself from the...
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Omantel supports subsea cable investments to serve growing demand for Cloud...

Omantel recently participated in Capacity Middle East 2019, the largest carrier event in the region. The event, which took place last week in Dubai, brought...
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Porsche’s New $133,000 911 Is Worth Ladling On All the Upgrades

(Bloomberg) -- More than a mere model-year update, there are enough changes on the 2020 Porsche 911 Cabriolet to cause an Instagram comment war....
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UAE Plans to Ease Citizens’ Debt Burden as Economy Slows

The United Arab Emirates started a program that aims to reduce the debt burden of its citizens as the oil-rich Gulf country grapples with...
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