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Developer says share equity surged to $123mn as compared to 2017’s figures   Union Properties, the UAE-based real estate developer, has reported a net profit of $15 million for 2018, a 19% increase over the previous year, when the company had registered a loss of $645.2 million. Jobs with Union Properties In a statement, the developer said that shareholder equity had also surged by $123 million as compared...
Dubai has adopted a strategy to boost the skills of Emiratis and increase their presence in the job market. As per the strategy, Emiratis will be given priority for jobs in energy, financial, tourism, commercial, technical and social sectors . Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, said empowering Emiratis and ensuring their leadership in key strategic sectors...
As the Exclusive Emiratisation Partner of 2019 Careers UAE, we have teamed up with Appical to bring you an ' Employer On-boarding DEMO ' experience.  This DEMO is designed for Employers interested in innovating their on-boarding process and reducing attrition. Start Demo Talent retention is one of the top priorities for Organizations. Research shows: 82% Retention:  Organizations with a good...
As the exclusive Emiratisation Partner of 2019 Careers UAE, Appical, a JobsForNationals on-boarding partner, is extending a 10% discount  (first year usage) to all the exhibitors interested in innovating their ' pre-boarding, on-boarding & off-boarding ' process. OFFER ONLY APPLICABLE FOR DEMO BOOKINGS BEFORE  1st APRIL 2019   Appical, a leader in on-boarding technology, is on a mission to...
Sonru, the trusted global leader and pioneer of automated video interviewing for screening candidates, simplifies the recruiting process for recruiters and their candidates. (click image for Careers UAE / Sonru Automated Video Interview page)     Replicating a face-to-face interview, automated video interviews remove the everyday headaches associated with preliminary interviews. Interviewers and...
The Abu Dhabi School of Government has partnered with Coursera to provide training in areas such as data science, AI, leadership and digital transformation More than 60,000 Abu Dhabi Government employees will be provided with access to 3,000 online courses from the world’s top universities to give people the skills needed in a workplace being changed by emerging technologies. The Abu Dhabi School of Government has...
"Like all great companies, at Netflix, we strive to hire the best and we value integrity, excellence, respect, and collaboration. What is special about Netflix, though, is how much we: Encourage independent decision-making by employees, Share information openly, broadly and deliberately, Are extraordinarily candid with each other Keep only our highly effective people & Avoid rules. Our core philosophy is people over process."...
Seven days into his epic 2,070-kilometre m run to Makkah and Dr Khaled Al Suwaidi has taken his first steps into Saudi Arabia. Dr Al Suwaidi, 35, is beginning to find his stride a week after setting off from Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, as he aims to inspire others to lead a healthier life. The Emirati academic, who specialises in international relations, is hoping to complete his challenge within 38 days. He has...
The first Hackathon will bring together 38 designers and developers King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is set to host developers and designers, over half of whom will be female, at its first SAP Mobile Hackathon event, to create mobile apps for smart cities.  The Hackathon, which will run from Feb. 7 to 9, is part of a partnership between German software  firm SAP SE, and several university...
The initiatives will feature new rules around visas, and will also seek to reduce unemployment figures New Saudi employees will be counted by the Nitaqat program immediately, improving their company’s rating faster A number of new services will be launched to encourage the development of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Saudi Arabia, and increase the number of Saudi nationals in the workforce. The initiatives,...