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RAK CP honors 12th Grade outstanding students

Ras al-Khaimah: H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras al-Khaimah has hailed the vision of the wise leadership for making education sector as a priority to excel in all sphere of life and bringing excellence, performance improvement, prosperity and welfare to the country under President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa […]

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Global “war for talent” expected to escalate once economies recover, says ILO ahead of World Population Day

GENEVA: As the world population grows, so does the demand for jobs. Paradoxically, the global skills shortage will grow too, the International Labour Organization has warned. “Some countries face ageing societies, others have burgeoning youth populations, but all need to improve skills development to meet current needs and anticipate future demands,” ILO said in its […]

Business & Finance

Construction continues on Zagorodny Kvartal’s phase1 following AED120m funding deal with Expobank

DUBAI: Limitless, a member of Dubai World, and Moscow-based RDI have secured an AED120 million, three-year financing deal with Moscow’s Expobank for the continued construction of Zagorodny Kvartal, their mixed-use joint venture project near the Russian capital. The funds will be used for phase one of Zagorodny Kvartal, which broke ground in late 2011, with […]