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Society on the move: Dr Nuria Oliver on how data – and mobile phones – can make the world a better place
Data can help lift up society and make the world a better place, says Dr Nuria Oliver. And a key part of that: mobile phones.
Mariam Al Hammadi, director of the Big Heart Foundation, says we must make the efforts required to celebrate International Women's Day the way it deserves to be celebrated.
UAE and Saudi Arabia narrowing gender gap - World Economic Forum report
World Economic Forum report says work remains to be done, however.
Opinion: Saudi women entrepreneurs are agents of change
Vision 2030 is introducing women to new levels of leadership and economic empowerment, writes Saudi sociologist Dr. Mona S. AlMunajjed.
Women account for more than $50 billion in UAE business: Gender Balance Council VP
Mona Al Marri, vice president of the UAE Gender Balance Council, says the UAE can also be a model for other nations.
Meet Dr Moudhi Aljamea, STC's first female executive
First female executive at the Saudi telco.
Meet Liquid Telecom's first female CEO for Zambia
Susan M’kandawire Mulikita began her role January 14.
Meet May Al Haji, Zain Bahrain's barrier-breaking runner
First Bahraini woman and Zain employee to complete the Boston Marathon.
Zain giving more leave for mothers to promote equality and empower women
Four months of paid maternity leave with a flexible schedule for returning to work.