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FORMULA ONE AND PIRELLI: ALL THE NUMBERS FROM 2014
Sports | Sunday 1 March, 2015 1:53 pm
As Paul Hembery, Pirelli’s motorsport director, explains: “Each year, we’ve traditionally published all the numbers that tell the story of our Formula One season. Last year we faced the biggest challenge that we had experienced since entering the sport, thanks to a completely new generation...
AUS ranked in Times Higher Education snapshot
Culture & Education | Thursday 26 February, 2015 3:10 pm
American University of Sharjah (AUS) ranked 17th among the top 30 universities in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, according to Times Higher Education (THE) snapshot released yesterday.

Commenting on the news, AUS Chancellor Dr. Björn Kjerfve expressed satisfaction over the...
 UAE REVEALED AS SECOND LARGEST SMARTPHONE COMMERCE MARKET
Technology & IT | Thursday 19 February, 2015 3:33 pm
A new global study from PayPal and Ipsos * has revealed the UAE as the second largest market for Smartphone commerce, with 57 percent of online shoppers from the UAE buying via a smartphone in the past 12 months. According to the research – conducted to investigate the mobile shopping habits of...
Love across the Twittersphere
Technology & IT | Monday 16 February, 2015 7:45 am
What happens in the real world happens on Twitter, and love is no exception. Messages of “I love you,” “Je t’aime,” “te amo,” or “بحبك” are sent each day on Twitter, so we looked into which countries are saying it the most.The United Arab Emirates is ranked #4 globally as...
 59% of UAE employers are hiring in the coming 3 months
Business & Money | Sunday 15 February, 2015 3:54 pm
The latest Bayt.com MENA Job Index survey, conducted by Bayt.com, the Middle East’s leading career site, and YouGov, a research and consulting organisation, reveals that 36% of companies in the UAE are definitely hiring talent in the coming three months. 69% of those looking to hire will be...
Dubai construction sector contributed 7.89% to Dubai’s GDP
Business & Money | Sunday 15 February, 2015 2:56 pm
The construction sector contributed 7.89% to Dubai’s Gross domestic product (GDP) in the first half of 2014, according to the latest report from the Dubai Statistics Centre.The figures were brought into the spotlight by the organisers of the International Property Show while announcing the...
NISSAN REPORTS 23.6% RISE IN NET INCOME  TO 3.2 BILLION DOLLARS
Cars & Autos | Wednesday 11 February, 2015 2:05 pm
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced improved financial results for the nine months to December 31, 2014, as solid US sales, cost efficiencies and favorable currency movements contributed to a 23.6% rise in net income to 3.2 billion US dollars.Operating profit rose to 3.9 billion US dollars for...
Deloitte: Technology investments a strategic priority; yet CIO innovation budgets remain insignificant
Technology & IT | Sunday 8 February, 2015 2:45 pm
Organisations across the globe are setting their sights on stronger growth and, for many, technology investment is a strategic priority. Digital, analytics and big data are taking precedence as technology is changing the way businesses operate and companies are adapting their operating models to...
Robots Replacing People, Robots Serving People
Technology & IT | Monday 2 February, 2015 4:13 pm
About 30 years ago the personal computer began to make its way into regular use – and it went on to transform society and the way we live our lives. Kaspersky Lab’s experts decided to mark that anniversary by looking further into the future and imagining how information technology might develop ...
Cielo’s 2014 Success Reflected in Client Satisfaction and Expanded Relationships
Technology & IT | Monday 2 February, 2015 3:57 pm
Cielo, (formerly Pinstripe & Ochre House) the world’s leading pure-play provider of global Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) solutions, today reflects on its record growth and major successes in 2014. With 18 client renewals and 23 new RPO partnerships or partnership expansions across the...
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