Issue 77: March/April 14
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Risk management experts to gather in Kuwait
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC), one of the world’s foremost oil producers, is preparing to double production by 2020. Already a top global exporter of crude oil, KOC plans to drive up production from 2.1 million barrels per day to 4 million barrels per day—but greater production means greater risk, cautions H.E. Khaled Al Mansouri, president of the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) and International Center of Business Resilience (ICBR).
Gemalto launches integrated border and visa management solution
As passenger traffic increases in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Gemalto has introduced a new solution that integrates platforms, software and services to enhance security of border check points and reduce waiting times through automated document verification and border control systems
Latest CompTIA A+ certification exams now available in Arabic
CompTIA, a leading provider of vendor neutral skills certifications for the global information technology (IT) workforce has launched Arabic-language versions of its latest CompTIA A+ certification exams. CompTIA A+ is widely recognised throughout the IT industry as the leading certification for IT support technicians.
4See Group opens for business in Abu Dhabi
Market leading Health, Safety and Environmental consultancy, 4See Group is setting up an office in Abu Dhabi. The UK-based company, which is celebrating its 10th year in business, says it is looking to capitalise on expansion in the United Arab Emirates region as a whole, with Abu Dhabi being the perfect location.
Milestone focus on relationships with Saudia Arabia partners and customers
Milestone Systems has extended its reach in the Arabian Peninsula with the appointment of Ahmad Saleh Al-Haider as new Channel Business Manager for Saudi Arabia.