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In addition to identifying trends through our daily interactions with companies and job seekers in the UAE, we conduct extensive research on hiring and employment issues. Read about our latest research, including results from our ongoing surveys of CFOs, CIOs, human resources managers and senior managers.

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Garry Reynolds, Head of Marketing & PR - UK, IE and UAE

Latest press releases

As well as press releases on current workplace topics, you can also read our complete archive of press releases from recent years.

Two-thirds of promotions denied in UAE due to lack of technical skills

Research published in the Robert Half 2020 Salary Guide found two in three (67%) UAE business leaders have denied a promotion to an employee in the past three years.

Digital transformation and growth of SMEs create demand for skilled professionals, finds Robert Half 2020 Salary Guide

Employers respond to skills shortages by providing incentives such as ongoing training, flexible working and the top three roles in demand.

Digitisation and Reliance: Implementing new technology into your business

Building a digital-ready business is currently at the forefront of business leaders minds according to independent research1 by Robert Half UAE.

The rise of soft skills: the value of emotional intelligence for employers

44% of UAE business leaders think emotional intelligence is more valuable in the workplace than IQ, finds the latest research by Robert Half UAE.

Robert Half reveals top 10 roles for 2019

Robert Half UAE reveals that analysts, developers and finance managers top the list of in-demand roles for 2019 as employers focus on navigating a progressively digitalised business landscape, prompting the move to promote work culture and place more emphasis on soft skills when making new hires…