United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 9th October 2013: wasl Asset Management Group, one of the largest asset management companies in Dubai, has announcedits support for the Dubai Autism Centre.
Dubai – UAE, October 3rd 2013: The lives of a number of children with special needs in the UAE were made a little easier this week, thanks to a donation from wasl to the Rashid Paediatric Therapy Centre. wasl, one of the largest asset management companies in Dubai, gifted the centre funding for therapy and treatment equipment that will help assist its youngsters in their daily activities. As a part of wasl‘s policy to be also actively involved in its CSR initiatives, representatives from the organisation, led by Ms. Zainab Mohammed, General Manager, Property Management, Marketing and Communication and Chairwoman of the CSR committee at wasl, visited the centre on September 30th. The wasl team was given a guided tour around its facilities.
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wasl Asset Management Group has signed an agreement with the Canadian University of Dubai (CUD) that will offer an MBA scholarship to one employee a year. The move reinforces the group’s commitment to education and builds on the ‘Day of Education’ initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, which aims to improve and develop education, being a national necessity and an essential part of Vision 2021. CUD has offered one seat per year for wasl employees to enrol and obtain an MBA in a move to encourage knowledge and education. Furthermore, wasl has accepted the offer, always been keen on attracting UAE nationals with world-class education, and in turn further supporting Emiratisation. An official agreement was signed at wasl Headquarters between H.E. Mr. Buti Saeed Al Ghandi, CEO of the Canadian University of Dubai, and Mr.
wasl Asset Management announced the commencement of an intensive summer internship programme for school and university students that started this month. 19 students of different ages will participate in one or two-month internship programmes across the different wasl Asset Management departments including Property Management, Lands, Procurement and Asset Management Services and Solutions. Jassem Al Jasmi, General Manager of Human Resources at wasl Asset Management praised the initiative for its ability to positively influence the future careers of these young minds and said: “Our aim is to help participants better utilise the summer vacation months and to further their knowledge by gaining hands-on experience.