du launches Absher Mobile Plan for Emiratis


WAM Dubai, Mar 27th, 2013 (WAM) – In support of, and in partnership with the Absher Initiative inaugurated by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, du has announced the launch of the Absher Plan, effective from today.

The Absher Initiative is being closely monitored by H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs to ensure implementation, and du is fulfilling its duty as a national organization by supporting the President’s vision.Continue Reading »

1000 Emirati Jobs in 2013 From Absher Initiative


A 1,000 Emirati graduates will be given jobs in the private sector this year, as part of the Absher Initiative with the Ministry of Presidential Affairs paying for their training, according to a memorandum of understanding signed yesterday between officials at the ministry and a group of 25 privately owned establishments.

The ministry will ensure that the graduates have a sufficient period of training and will pay for the cost of training, according to Nasser Thani Juma Al Hameli, assistant undersecretary of the technical office at the ministry.

Graduates will be trained for almost eight months in different organisations and the ministry will bear the cost of 30 per cent of their total salary,” Al Hameli explained. The move is one element of a multi-tasked programme tagged Absher to help Emiratis find jobs in the private sector.

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Armani Hotel in Dubai is Hiring 30 Staff


Armani Hotels and Resort is hiring to fill a number of vacancies at its luxurious Dubai property located in Burj Khalifa. The hotel is recruiting to fill 30 multiple positions – managerial and other support staff – at the hotel and a new ultra-modern healthcare centre slated to open this month (April 2013).

Armani is hiring: Hotel Manager, Senior Lifestyle Manager (Front Office Manager), Assistant Lifestyle Manager, Reception Supervisor, Sales, Marketing & Membership Executive, Restaurant Manager and Housekeeping Supervisor.

Other vacancies it will hire for are:  Lobby Host, Housekeeping Public Area Cleaner, Chauffeur, Spa Attendant, Retail Attendant, Day Auditor, Juice Bar Attendant, Lifeguard, Senior Lifeguard, Receptionist, F&B Cashier, Senior Fitness Instructor, Telephone Operator, Front Services Agent (Bellman), Commis 2, Pool Attendant, Spa Therapist, Housekeeping Room Attendant, In Room Dining Order taker, Waiter/Waitress, Hostess, Bartender and Armani/Spa Receptionist.

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