Government of Abu Dhabi and Microsoft affirm private public sector collaboration

His Excellency Mohamed Ali Al Shorafa, met with Samer Abu-Ltaif, on the side-lines of a Microsoft regional event hosted in the UAE’s capital, where the global technology company reiterated its commitment to the emirate, its government, and its business community. 

Accelerator startups doing better in raising investment in MENA region

Decline in MENA startups seems to continue even with raising $173 million across 51 deals in the month of September. The MoM decline in investment value is about 54% while it’s almost a 50% drop when compared to the same time the previous year.

The Great Skills Reset: Ways to Prepare for the Middle East’s Digital Economy

Change can be daunting, not least in choosing a new career path. If the pandemic is to represent an opportunity to pursue a ’Great Reset’ of our economic and social foundations, it’s imperative that we transform how we up- and reskill.