A leading economic macro analyst has called for a “Mini Marshall Plan” to help the Middle East push up economic growth and reduce dependency on commodities.

H.E. Dr. Amin Hussein Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Policy and Licensing of the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) and Chairman of the National Pharmacovigilance Council,announced that the Ministry intends to issue new health legislations to put an end to the dangerous practice of dispensing antibiotics without medical prescription in the context of the World Health Organization's (WHO) reports on the prevalence of the threat created by bacterial resistance to antibiotics which is caused by changes that occur in the bacteria and render antibiotics less effective, and this is a current major threat to public health.

Ali Sajwani, son of DAMAC’s Founder and Chairman, Hussain Sajwani, was recognised as one of Middle East’s “Future Stars” at a red carpet awards ceremony, held last night in Dubai that was attended by VIPs, business leaders from the region, and lifetime achievers from various industries.

Nearly 30 organizations in Qatar’s technology sector gathered at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) to meet and network with students in the computer science and information systems fields. The second annual Careers Platform: Technology Edition provided an opportunity for employers in the growing high-tech sector to meet the next generation of high-tech professionals.

To mark UAE National Day Aldar Properties has joined forces with the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 to host the one-of-its-kind Mobile Roadshow in its vibrant community retail centres, at Shams Boutik, Al Muneera Beach Plaza, Al Rayyana and the new Al Falah from 16 November to 2 December.