Showing 1 - 10 results of 37 for "Erin McCafferty"
A new food dawn
A handful of restaurants across the UAE are finally catering for diners with food intolerances, writes Erin McCafferty.
November 7, 2013
How the UAE can improve its financial literacy
Financial literacy: Companies and organisations are teaching people in the UAE how to stay out of debt and stop wasting their money.
August 31, 2013
Banker goes back to school
The Life: Vandana Gandhi reached the top echelons of corporate banking not long after leaving university, but these days she gets more satisfaction from helping to educate young children, than she ever did from juggling financial figures.
August 28, 2013
Why subsidising school fees is the smart part of the UAE expat package
Unlike elsewhere, private schools and their attendant tuition are the normal course of affairs for UAE families. Companies are finding that to entice expats to work here, they need to subsidise this cost.
August 23, 2013
Rock of (young) ages: Music Camp for Girls in Dubai
A new project in Dubai is offering a platform for aspiring female rock stars, writes Erin McCafferty.
August 15, 2013
Inspiring trip to South Korea for female Emirati pioneers
The Life: The two women, both from Abu Dhabi, who had set up Jeda Al Jiouin with the aim of empowering and informing female entrepreneurs in the UAE, spent three days in Gangnam, Seoul, with the Emirates Business Women Council.
August 9, 2013
Spellbound from the start
The Life: Montaser Al Mansouri, a 41-year-old Emirati first became enthralled by all things mystical at the age of 14 when he decided to become a master magician. It seems he has achieved his goal.
August 4, 2013
Surviving cancer and even thriving, thanks to Dubai initiative
The Life: Pure Hearts 4 Cancer, based in Dubai, is an organisation that finds companies willing to add patients who have suffered with cancer to their payrolls.
July 29, 2013
Pre-nups take money matters out of marriages
Dubai-based couple Amy Smith and James Wilson are arranging a prenuptial agreement before they marry in New York next spring.
July 27, 2013
Language is no barrier for UAE mosques with English sermons
Several UAE mosques now offer sermons in English for non-Arabic-speaking worshippers, writes Erin McCafferty.
July 25, 2013