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Finally, We Have A Hijabi Barbie

November 19, 2017

Mattel, maker of Barbie, is breaking stereotypes with its latest, and first of its kind, hijab wearing Barbie in honour of Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad, the first American to compete in the games while wearing a headscarf.

Read the full story here: Cosmopolitan ME

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Sustainable solutions to power demand – Eaton exclusive

November 12, 2017

Frank Ackland, Managing Director for the Middle East of power multinational Eaton, discusses the challenges involved in population surges throughout the Gulf Co-operation Council, and whether sustainable solutions can be found to meet an increased demand for power…

The surge in both population sizes and GDP in countries throughout the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) is set to put huge demands on the power infrastructure of the region.

According to the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), GCC electricity consumption is expected to reach 856TWh by 2020, requiring 100GW of additional power to be brought online over the course of the next decade or so.


Read the full article here: Middle East Business Review


How playtime benefits children

October 22, 2017

Playing is more than just a fun activity for children during childhood years. It is extremely essential that every parent encourages their little one to play because this contributes to the cognitive, physical, social, and emotional well-being of the child. In fact, play time is an excellent opportunity for parents to engage fully with their children, which both strengthens the parent-child relationship, promotes emotional intelligence and boosts confidence levels on the long run. In this post, Kathleen Alfano, Ph.D. holder and Director of Child Research at Fisher-Price (Mattel), explains how playtime benefits children.


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AspenTech talks to Bahrain International TV on driving sustainable growth in the region

October 15, 2017

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Science Of Maintenance Will Revolutionize Asset Management

October 2, 2017

The science of maintenance is at the forefront of how the process and other complex, capital-intensive industries can find new value in their assets. The time is now to make a real impact on costs and profitability.

Read the full article here.


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