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Singapore's One World International School to Open Campus in Riyadh

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00pm

The One World International School ( OWIS ) will be the fourth school to be established in Riyadh under the RCRC's International Schools Attraction Program, an initiative to bring international schools to the Saudi capital in partnership with the Kingdom's Ministry of Investment and the Ministry of Education.

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  • The One World International School ( OWIS ) will be the fourth school to be established in Riyadh under the RCRC's International Schools Attraction Program, an initiative to bring international schools to the Saudi capital in partnership with the Kingdom's Ministry of Investment and the Ministry of Education.
  • Global Schools Foundation (GSF) has received 350 international awards in educational excellence and organisational excellence from world's leading award bodies.
  • The Riyadh campus will give students the right foundation to propel them to international success in the future."
  • Founded in 2002, Singapore-based GSFhas several international brands under its aegis, including OWIS, Dwight School - Seoul, GIIS etc.

stc Bahrain launches region's first unified automation and intelligence program, "uNOC"

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 10:00am

MANAMA, Bahrain, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- stc Bahrain, a world-class digital enabler, has announced the launch of the region's first unified automation and intelligence program "uNOC" in partnership with Huawei. The program is the first in MENA to operate on a unified platform leveraging the latest technologies such as AI, machine learning, and automation technologies.

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  • MANAMA, Bahrain, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- stc Bahrain, a world-class digital enabler, has announced the launch of the region's first unified automation and intelligence program "uNOC" in partnership with Huawei.
  • The program is the first in MENA to operate on a unified platform leveraging the latest technologies such as AI, machine learning, and automation technologies.
  • Announced at SAMENA Council's Leaders' Summit, the program will adopt the highest level of digitization and automation in its operations to streamline and unify stc operations.
  • "uNOC" will incorporate various operations such as unified service management, unified workforce management, and all online governance via intelligent dashboards.

stc Bahrain launches region's first unified automation and intelligence program, "uNOC"

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 10:00am

MANAMA, Bahrain, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- stc Bahrain, a world-class digital enabler, has announced the launch of the region's first unified automation and intelligence program "uNOC" in partnership with Huawei. The program is the first in MENA to operate on a unified platform leveraging the latest technologies such as AI, machine learning, and automation technologies.

Key Points: 
  • MANAMA, Bahrain, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- stc Bahrain, a world-class digital enabler, has announced the launch of the region's first unified automation and intelligence program "uNOC" in partnership with Huawei.
  • The program is the first in MENA to operate on a unified platform leveraging the latest technologies such as AI, machine learning, and automation technologies.
  • Announced at SAMENA Council's Leaders' Summit, the program will adopt the highest level of digitization and automation in its operations to streamline and unify stc operations.
  • "uNOC" will incorporate various operations such as unified service management, unified workforce management, and all online governance via intelligent dashboards.

LATHAM & WATKINS PUBLISHES LATEST EDITION OF PRIVATE CAPITAL INSIGHTS

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 10:05pm

LONDON, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Latham & Watkins LLP is pleased to announce the launch of the latest edition of Private Capital Insights, a comprehensive report examining key global trends and developments impacting private capital investors, lenders, sponsors and other market participants across a range of asset classes and private capital strategies.

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  • LONDON, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Latham & Watkins LLP is pleased to announce the launch of the latest edition of Private Capital Insights , a comprehensive report examining key global trends and developments impacting private capital investors, lenders, sponsors and other market participants across a range of asset classes and private capital strategies.
  • With private capital assets under management (AUM) exceeding US$11.9trn in 2021* - an increase of 50% over the last two years - the latest edition of Private Capital Insights discusses the continued global growth and impact of private funds, and explores the drivers of future demand across direct lending, infrastructure, real estate, private equity, distressed debt, structured credit, and growth capital.
  • "The strong growth and influence of private funds has continued apace," said Paul Sheridan, Global Co-Chair of Private Capital at Latham & Watkins and partner in the Washington, D.C. office.
  • Latham & Watkins works in cooperation with the Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

LATHAM & WATKINS PUBLISHES LATEST EDITION OF PRIVATE CAPITAL INSIGHTS

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 9:41pm

LONDON, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Latham & Watkins LLP is pleased to announce the launch of the latest edition of Private Capital Insights, a comprehensive report examining key global trends and developments impacting private capital investors, lenders, sponsors and other market participants across a range of asset classes and private capital strategies.

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  • LONDON, May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Latham & Watkins LLP is pleased to announce the launch of the latest edition of Private Capital Insights , a comprehensive report examining key global trends and developments impacting private capital investors, lenders, sponsors and other market participants across a range of asset classes and private capital strategies.
  • With private capital assets under management (AUM) exceeding US$11.9trn in 2021* - an increase of 50% over the last two years - the latest edition of Private Capital Insights discusses the continued global growth and impact of private funds, and explores the drivers of future demand across direct lending, infrastructure, real estate, private equity, distressed debt, structured credit, and growth capital.
  • "The strong growth and influence of private funds has continued apace," said Paul Sheridan, Global Co-Chair of Private Capital at Latham & Watkins and partner in the Washington, D.C. office.
  • Latham & Watkins works in cooperation with the Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia Loyalty Programs Market Intelligence and Future Growth Databook, 2017-2021 & 2022-2026: End-Use Sectors, Operational KPIs, Retail Product Dynamics, and Consumer Demographics - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 3:49pm

The "Saudi Arabia Loyalty Programs Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics Databook - 50+ KPIs on Loyalty Programs Trends by End-Use Sectors, Operational KPIs, Retail Product Dynamics, and Consumer Demographics - Q1 2022 Update" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Saudi Arabia Loyalty Programs Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics Databook - 50+ KPIs on Loyalty Programs Trends by End-Use Sectors, Operational KPIs, Retail Product Dynamics, and Consumer Demographics - Q1 2022 Update" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • In value terms, the Loyalty Programs Market in Saudi Arabia has recorded a CAGR of 12.6% during 2017-2021.
  • The Loyalty Programs Market in Saudi Arabia will continue to grow over the forecast period and is expected to record a CAGR of 11.4% during 2022-2026.
  • Saudi Arabia Loyalty Spend Market Size and Future Growth Dynamics by Key Performance Indicators, 2017-2026
    Saudi Arabia Loyalty Spend Market Size and Future Growth Dynamics by Functional Domains, 2017-2026
    Saudi Arabia Loyalty Spend Market Size and Future Growth Dynamics by Loyalty Program Type, 2017-2026

Allen Tan Publishes Invaluable Guide to Setting up Business in Cambodia

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 8:23pm

WASHINGTON, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambodian American, entrepreneur, and former US Army Bomb Disposal Operator, Allen Dodgson Tan today hosted a reception in Washington DC to promote the publication of his new book.

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  • "Essential Cambodia - A Guide for Foreign Entrepreneurs, Investors & Managers"is the culmination of Tan's many years as a businessman in the Kingdom of Cambodia.
  • Going beyond simple economic data, cliches, and regulations, his book contains real case studies and experiences that will prepare readers for starting their venture in Cambodia.
  • Allen Tan commented, "In this book, I unveil the true nature of working and doing business as an expatriate in Cambodia.
  • The advice in this book will prove invaluable to entrepreneurs thinking about setting up business in Cambodia, as well as those who are already established.

GridMarket Announces Funding From the United States Trade and Development Agency to Transition the Kingdom of Tonga to Renewable Generation

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 3:32pm

The grant was facilitated and secured by GridMarket, with support from government and utility stakeholders on the ground in Tonga.

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  • The grant was facilitated and secured by GridMarket, with support from government and utility stakeholders on the ground in Tonga.
  • Funds will accelerate critical technical, regulatory, and financial development work that will lay the foundation for optimized renewable energy installations across Tongas four main islands.
  • Today, we are excited to celebrate this crucial milestone in Tongas journey to 100% renewable energy generation.
  • Through this grant-funded development work and GridMarkets subsequent procurement process, Tongas forecasted renewable penetration will exceed 100% of current demand.

Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University Rises in the Rankings of Delivering Sustainable Development Goals Success

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 1:00pm

AL-KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a key indication of the growing prestige of Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU), the university has significantly risen in the latest annual rankings of institutions of higher learning issued by an esteemed publication.

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  • AL-KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a key indication of the growing prestige of Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU), the university has significantly risen in the latest annual rankings of institutions of higher learning issued by an esteemed publication.
  • In these latest rankings, PMU now stands as the second-ranked university in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia out of 22 universities.
  • Uniquely among university ranking systems, the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings are the only global performance assessment that compares universities on their success in delivering the Sustainable Development Goals, developed by the United Nations.
  • The Sustainable Development Goals are a set of 17 interlinked objectives for countries and societies worldwide to achieve a better and more sustainable future for humankind.

Africa & Middle East Social Commerce Market Report 2022 - Facebook Recorded the Fastest Growth in the Social Commerce Space in South Africa - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 10:19am

According to the Q1 2022 Social Commerce Survey, social commerce industry in Africa & Middle East is expected to grow by 70.3% on annual basis to reach US$8,903.7 million in 2022.

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  • According to the Q1 2022 Social Commerce Survey, social commerce industry in Africa & Middle East is expected to grow by 70.3% on annual basis to reach US$8,903.7 million in 2022.
  • In Africa and Middle East, the popularity of the social commerce sector has surged significantly over the last few quarters.
  • Notably, social media platforms that have the contextual relevance and scale to drive product discovery are expected to lead the social commerce market in South Africa.
  • The social commerce market is evolving very rapidly in the Middle East, with several startups in the sector driving its growth.