Hotel groups in Saudi Arabia step up training of nationals

Hotel groups in Saudi Arabia step up training of nationals
“We have young Saudis who have joined us in operational roles, in housekeeping, the kitchen and the front desk who are already thriving within our business,” Mr Bengougam said. The Saudi government introduced the Nitaqat programme in 2011. It requires …
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Antigua & Barbuda – Passports For Sale! (Part 2)
As qualifying requirements become more varied and less stringent, in spite of the Prime Minister's continued assurance that the US Embassy in Barbados was participating in the vetting of applicants, certain scandals began to surface in the …
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Bangkok bombing suspect not cooperating, Thai police say
National police spokesman Prawuth Thavornsiri told The Associated Press that police found "more than 200 passports" in the man's apartment, including many that were empty, and police were exploring the theory that he was part of a network that provided …
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Distribution – a new step for third countries but not the end of the road

Distribution – a new step for third countries but not the end of the road
It is however a different story for Hong Kong, Singapore and the United States of America for which ESMA did not make a final assessment, mentioning different issues at this stage, which will result in a delay in obtaining potential access to the EU …
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Deals: New -0 coupons on all of Apple's early-2015 MacBook Pros, plus a
The first option is to purchase an early-2015 13" MacBook Pro without AppleCare and get your choice of a free or heavily discounted accessory, instant discounts, and additional coupon discounts of up to $ 30. The second … When using the price links …
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Texas, recognize these children
A birth certificate establishes a person's existence under the law, and is a crucial way to prove citizenship, enroll in school, enter the workforce and obtain a driver's license. The pending … Texas will accept only a valid foreign passport if you …
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Sotheby's CEO to Step Down

Sotheby's CEO to Step Down
He has worked at Sotheby's for 34 years, and during his 14-year tenure as CEO he has pushed it beyond the traditional auction hubs of New York, London and Hong Kong into mainland China, the Middle East and online. He also has had to negotiate a …
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Greater New York Watch: News Digest
A judge set bail at $ 7,000 and ordered Mr. Souid to surrender his passport. District Attorney Kenneth Thompson said Mr. Souid's “foolish” actions had put himself and others in danger. “It will not be tolerated,” Mr. Thompson said. “This is not a game …
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Battle of Jerusalem: What Congress should do now
In 2002, Congress passed a law requiring the State Department to issue to an American child born in Jerusalem a passport saying he was born in Israel. The bill passed almost unanimously. Yet when the American parents of such an American asked for such …
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Charlottean is thankful for 'where we are today'
In 1975, after retiring from the Davis Cup team, Marmareanu was stripped of his passport. For what he described as a great deal of money, he obtained a 72-hour tourist passport and defected to the United States, where he made his home in New York.
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