Emirati unemployment rate to reach below 1% by 2021

The unemployment rate among UAE nationals currently stands at 14 per cent, according to the recruitment firm, TASC Outsourcing. The UAE has the goal to bring that figure down to less than one per cent by 2021, the CEO and founder of TASC Outsourcing ... ( read original story ...)

Careers UAE opens in Dubai

The 17th edition of Careers UAE 2017, a leading recruitment exhibition for Emiratis opened today (April 9) in Dubai, UAE with a host of job opportunities in more than 15 different industries. Running until April 11 at Dubai World Trade Centre, the three ... ( read original story ...)

UAE eyes maiden win after Saqlain ton

The United Arab Emirates moved to within six wickets of its maiden victory in the ICC Intercontinental Cup at the end of the third day’s play against Papua New Guinea. Trailing by 247 on the first innings at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi ... ( read original story ...)

UAE declares holiday for Al Israa Wal Miraaj

The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources on Sunday announced April 23, an official holiday for the government sector to mark Islamic 'Isra'a Wal Miraj' occasion. Work will resume on Monday, April 24. ( read original story ...)

UAE condemns terror attack on Egypt church

At least 21 people were killed and dozens more injured after a bomb went off at a Coptic Christian church in Egypt during a Palm Sunday service. The explosion ripped through the church at St. George's Church Sunday morning, only 50 miles from Cairo. The ... ( read original story ...)

The rise and rise of Dubai schools

In an exclusive, wide-ranging interview, Kalthoom Al Beloushi, Executive Director of Education Development at the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), told Gulf News why schools are flocking here; how Dubai’s education regulator is playing a ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai properties will see new growth in 2017

Last year was tough for most global economies due to many important global events, including the US elections, Brexit and the gravest refugee crisis witnessed in modern times. Collectively, these events proved burdensome for the global community as a ... ( read original story ...)

Emirati jobseekers visit Careers UAE fair

Dubai: Scores of Emirati jobseekers have started meeting UAE employers at the 17th edition of the Careers UAE job fair at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). The three-day event was officially launched on Sunday morning by Shaikh Ahmad Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Tourism participates in Careers UAE

Dubai: As part of its ongoing efforts to develop future tourism leaders from among young UAE nationals, Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) is participating in this year’s Careers UAE. Ahmad Khalifa Al Falasi, CEO ... ( read original story ...)