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Globalization Partners Announces Launch of Middle East Regional HQ

New Office Enables Companies to Expand into the UAE and the Middle East

BOSTON and DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globalization Partners Inc., whose Global Expansion Platform enables companies to engage team members in 150  countries without having to navigate the complex legal, tax and HR matters traditionally associated with global expansion, today announced the opening of its Middle East Regional HQ in Dubai.  The new location will further support Globalization Partners U.S. and EU-headquartered clients who are looking to expand their reach into the UAE.

The new office will be led by Patricia Tan, regional manager of UAE operations. Patricia has extensive experience in UAE Immigration processes, corporate structuring, human resources and employment- related matters.

“When businesses start to focus their growth in the UAE, they immediately realize there is a lot to understand, especially when it comes to the differences between the free trade zones and the UAE mainland and how to leverage talent in the UAE, particularly when most of the workforce is made up of expatriates,” said Nicole Sahin, CEO of Globalization Partners. “The UAE represents numerous opportunities and Patricia and her team’s expertise will help our clients navigate the unique challenges and opportunities in that region.”

The new headquarters features floor to ceiling windows and is in the Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT), a large development in Dubai which encompasses more than 80 towers being constructed along the edges of three artificial lakes as well as the JLT Embankment of 8 tower facing Jumeirah Islands.

To learn more about opportunities in the UAE, please visit our GlobalPedia page for more information.  You can also listen to our Going Global podcast: Tips for Expanding to the UAE.

Despite years of regularly being at the top of multiple fastest-growing companies lists, Globalization Partners continues to grow at a remarkable rate. The 2018 ACQ5 Awards recognized CEO Nicole Sahin as the International Gamechanger of the Year and also named the company Solution Provider of the Year for its Global Business Expansion Platform. Globalization Partners has an unmatched 93% client and 96% professional satisfaction rate and is the only global employer of record that is Privacy Shield certified for HR Data.

About Globalization Partners
Globalization Partners is renowned for pioneering the Global Expansion Platform model and helps companies expand internationally into more than 150 countries without the hassle of setting up overseas branch offices and subsidiaries, or managing complex legal, HR and global structuring matters. Through our Global Expansion Platform, companies can quickly and easily hire employees without having to navigate complex international legal, tax and HR issues. We take the burden—and risk—off our clients’ shoulders and place it onto ours. Whether it’s to test a new market or to expand the talent pool, Globalization Partners is the most trustworthy global workforce management solution in the market. With dual headquarters in Boston and San Diego, regional hub offices worldwide include Berlin, Dubai, Indore, Sao Paolo, Mexico City, Singapore, and Bristol, UK.

For more information please visit www.globalization-partners.com or connect with us via Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, or check out our Blog.

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617-729-4466

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‫مؤسسة “شركاء العولمة” تعلن عن إفتتاج مقر إقليمي لها في دبي

المكتب الجديد يمكن الشركات من التوسع وصولا إلى الإمارات العربيةالمتحدة والشرق الأوسط عموما

بوسطن ودبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة وبوسطن، 30 نيسان/أبريل / بي آر نيوزواير / — أعلنت مؤسسة شركاء العولمة Globalization Partners، التي تمكن منصة توسعها العالمي الشركات من التفاعل مع أعضاء في فرقها في 150 دولة حول العالم من دون الاضطرار إلى الخوض في قضايا القانون والضرائب والموارد البشرية المعقدة المرتبطة تقليديا بالتوسع العالمي، اليوم عن افتتاحها مقرها الإقليمي في الشرق الأوسط، في دبي. وسيدعم هذا المقر الجديد عملاء مقري المؤسسة في الولايات المتحدة والاتحاد الأوروبي الذين يسعون لتوسيع وصولهم إلى دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة.https://prnewswire2-a.akamaihd.net/p/1893751/sp/189375100/thumbnail/entry_id/1_gb0mrdpl/def_height/400/def_width/400/version/100011/type/1

وستقود المكتب الجديد باتريشيا تان، المديرة الإقليمية للعمليات في الإمارات العربية المتحدة. تتمتع باتريشيا بخبرة واسعة في عمليات الهجرة، والهيكلية الشركاتية والموارد البشرية، والمسائل المتعلقة بالتوظيف في الإمارات.

وقالت نيكول شاهين، الرئيسة التنفيذية لشركاء العولمة:عندما تبدأ الشركات في تركيز خططها التوسعية في الإمارات، فإنها تدرك على الفور أن هناك الكثير الذي يتوجب عليها فهمه، لا سيما عندما يتعلق الأمر بالاختلافات بين مناطق التجارة الحرة والبر الرئيسي لدولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة وكيفية استخدام المواهب في الإمارات، خصوصا أن غالبية القوة العاملة هم من المغتربين. تمثل دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة العديد من الفرص لعملائنا. وستساعد خبرة باتريشيا وفريقها عملاءنا على معالجة واستغلال الفرص الفريدة للغاية في تلك المنطقة.”
يتميز المقر الجديد بنوافذ ممتدة من الأرض إلى السقف ويقع في أبراج بحيرات الجميرا، وهو مشروع عقاري ضخم في دبي يضم أكثر من 80 برجًا يتم بناؤها على طول حواف ثلاث بحيرات صناعية بالإضافة إلى حافة البرج 8 المواجه لبحيرات جميرا. أعضاء الفريق المحلي الذين يعملون نيابة عن عملائنا يمنحون شركاء العولمة وفريق باتريشيا علامات عالية بالفعل. ففي دراسة استقصائية حديثة للموظفين الذين يعملون نيابة عن عملاء الشركة في جميع أنحاء العالم، أبلغ 96 في المئة عن رضاهم أو رضاهم المتحمس عن تجربة عملهم مع المؤسسة.

لمعرفة المزيد حول الفرص في الإمارات العربية المتحدة، يرجى زيارة صفحة GlobalPedia page الخاصة بنا للحصول على مزيد من المعلومات. يمكنك أيضًا الاستماع إلى بودكاست: نصائح للتوسع في الإمارات Tips for Expanding to the UAE.
على الرغم من سنوات من كونها تتصدر بانتظام قوائم الشركات الأسرع نمواً، تواصل  شركاء العولمة النمو بمعدل ملحوظ. وقد كرمت جوائز أيه سي قيو 5 للعام 2018 الرئيس التنفيذي نيكول شاهين كأفضل مغيرة لقوانين اللعبة للعام، وسميت أيضا مزودة حلول الشركات للعام على Global Business Expansion Platform. تتمتع شركاء العولمة برضى العميل الذي لا مثيل له بنسبة 93 بالمئة ونسبة رضا احترافية بنسبة 96 بالمئة، وهي الشركة العالمية الوحيدة المعروفة الحاصلة على شهادة حماية الخصوصية لناحية بيانات الموارد البشرية  Privacy Shield certified for HR Data..

حول مؤسسة شركاء العولمة
تشتهر شركاء العولمة بأنها رائدة في ابتكار نموذج منصة التوسع العالمي وتساعد الشركات على التوسع دوليًا في أكثر من 150 دولة دون صعوبات في إنشاء مكاتب وفروع فرعية في الخارج، أو إدارة المسائل القانونية والضرائبية والموارد البشرية المعقدة. من خلال  منصة التوسع العالمي، يمكن للشركات توظيف الموظفين بسرعة وسهولة دون الاضطرار إلى الخوض في القضايا القانونية والضريبية والموارد البشرية الدولية المعقدة. نحن نتحمل حمل الأعباء – والمخاطر – من على أكتاف عملائنا ووضعها على عاتقنا. سواء كان الأمر يتعلق باختبار سوق جديد أو توسيع مجموعة المواهب، فإن شركاء العولمة هي أكثر مؤسسات حلول إدارة القوى العاملة جدارة بالثقة في السوق. وعبر مقرها الرئيسي المزدوج في بوسطن وسان دييغو، تشمل المكاتب الإقليمية الرئيسية في جميع أنحاء العالم برلين ودبي وإندور وساو باولو ومكسيكو سيتي وسنغافورة وبريستول بالمملكة المتحدة.

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Dr. Anwar Gargash meets German parliamentary delegation

Dr. Anwar Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, has met with a German parliamentary delegation currently visiting the country, and explored the latest developments on the regional and international arenas.

Dr. Gargash met with JurgenHardt, German Member Parliament and Foreign Policy Spokesperson of the Christian Democratic Union Parliamentarian Group, and Nikolas Lobel, German Member Parliament from the same party, led by Chancellor Angela Merkel, and discussed relations between the UAE and Germany.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Pan-African Parliament President meets UAE Ambassador

Roger Nkodo Dang, President of Pan-African Parliament, yesterday met with Mahash Saeed Al Hamli, UAE Ambassador to South Africa, at the parliament’s premises in Gauteng district in South Africa.

During the meeting, Al Hamli expressed his thanks to the Pan-African Parliament for the positive response to the request of the Federal National Council as an observer member in the African Parliament.

He emphasised that the UAE enjoys a strong relationship with the African continent, supported by the vision of the UAE’s Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and continued by the country’s wise leadership to strengthen ties between the Middle East and Africa and to achieve peace and stability.

The ambassador reiterated the UAE’s keenness – as an observer member – to expand cooperation with the African Union via the African Parliament. He also reaffirmed that enhancing cooperation will have political, economic and social value for both Africa and the UAE.

– See more at: https://www.mofa.gov.ae/EN/MediaCenter/News/Pages/30-04-2019-UAE-Pretoria.aspx#sthash.29dOFsVE.dpuf

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Jordanian King receives UAE Ambassador

King Abdullah II of Jordan received on Monday MattarSaif Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Jordan, on the occasion of the end of his tenure.

During the meeting, King Abdullah hailed the exemplary relations between the two brotherly countries, conveying his greetings to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.

His Majesty King Abdullah said that he highly valued the UAE’s stances supporting the joint Arab action, which serves to strengthen ties and bonds of cooperation and coordination between the Arab countries.

For his part, Ambassador Al Shamsi expressed his deep gratitude and thanks to His Majesty the King and to the government and the people of Jordan for the cooperation, hospitality extended to him during his tenure in the Kingdom.

– See more at: https://www.mofa.gov.ae/EN/MediaCenter/News/Pages/30-04-2019-UAE-Jordan.aspx#sthash.08cY8eeQ.dpuf

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Qatar Pavilion in Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019

Yesterday, the activities of the State of Qatar Pavilion participating in Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 “Expo 2019” in the Chinese Capital Beijing have been launched. His Excellency Sultan Bin Salmin Al-Mansuri, the Ambassador of the State of Qatar in the People’s Republic of China, Mr. Bernard Oosterom, President of the International Association of Horticultural Producers “AIPH”, Mr. Briercliffe, Secretary General of the International Association of Horticultural Producers, and a number of visitors as well as media representatives took part in the opening ceremony.

The Exhibition shall be held under the logo “Live Green. Live Better” and it shall continue for about six months till the seventh of next October. The Exhibition contains a large and diversified number of gardens and cultural activities. It aims at educating visitors with respect to the significant role of plants in supporting the quality of life and guaranteeing the future of next generations. It is worthy to mention that the Exhibition shall be held on an area of 503 hectares. It is located at the foot of the Great Wall of China in Yancheng District in the Chinese Capital. It is expected that the Exhibition shall attract 16 million visitors from all around the world.

Dr. FaiqahAshkinani, Deputy General Commissioner of Qatar Pavilion in Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 “Expo 2019”, stated that the Pavilion has been constructed on a total area of 2,100 square meters while the building area reaches 3,050 square meters. It has been designed by the Qatari Architect FatmaFawzi. The design process takes six months of workshops, discussions and exchange of ideas.

In a special declaration to Qatar News Agency “QNA” after opening Qatar Pavilion in Expo 2019, she said that the workshops and discussion sessions resulted in selecting the current design derived from the Sidra Tree.

Source: Ministry of Municipality and Environment

Dr. Anwar Gargash meets Executive Director of UN Women

Dr. Anwar Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, met with PhumzileMlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, on Tuesday.

The meeting touched on several issues related to United Nations activities for gender equality and women’s advancement efforts. The two sides discussed areas of cooperation between the UAE and the UN in humanitarian fields.

Dr. Gargash, in turn, presented the achievements of the UAE in empowering women across all sectors. He also reiterated the UAE’s commitment to continue supporting UN Women.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

UAE, Kazakhstan discuss cooperation relations

AbayevDaurenAskerbekovich, Minister of Information and Social Development of Kazakhstan, has met with Dr. Mohammed Ahmed bin Sultan Al Jaber, UAE Ambassador to Kazakhstan, and Hamad Salem bin Kardous Al Ameri, Director-General of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation.

At the meeting, which was held at the ministry’s headquarters, Askerbekovich commended the outstanding UAE-Kazakhstan relations represented by several agreements signed between the two countries. He also highlighted his country’s keenness to benefit from the expertise of the UAE humanitarian institutions.

Al Ameri, in turn, welcomed the mutual visits between the two countries, noting the importance of these visits in boosting cooperation.

– See more at: https://www.mofa.gov.ae/EN/MediaCenter/News/Pages/30-04-2019-UAE-Kazakhastan.aspx#sthash.S7QJoY2t.dpuf

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs