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The Kanoo Group supports Emiratisation drive through Careers UAE 2012
Dubai: March 6, 2012

In a landmark move to support the Government's Emiratisation strategy and to provide many job opportunities for UAE Nationals, The Kanoo Group, one of the largest independent, family-owned group of companies in the Gulf, participates in the 12th annual Careers UAE 2012, a three-day exhibition being held from March 5-7, 2012 at the Dubai National Convention and Exhibition Centre. Sheikh Maktoum Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum inaugurated the event on Monday.

The Kanoo Group's Human Resources team will be on hand to provide information about working for Kanoo and job opportunities for Emirati candidates in pursuit of identifying to recruiting best qualified UAE national to achieve greater emiratisation within the company. The Kanoo Group has dedicated itself to investing human capital as true assets to fill into the workforce.

Pieter J Vorster, Senior Manager of HR and Administration - UAE & Oman, said: "Our driven support for the Emiratization initiatives of the UAE Government has opened various opportunities for Emiratis and are busy meeting candidates at the career show in the Dubai Trade Centre. Because of the diversity of our Group, there are so many opportunities in different industries and applicants can be selected for positions in Travel, Shipping, Commercial & IT, Logistics, Health and Safety, Human Resources, Accounts and Public Relations."

Careers UAE is a highly-established recruitment, education and training event exclusively for UAE Nationals. It unites leading employers across UAE seeking professional

The Kanoo Group recognizes the importance of Emirati professionals as a key contributor sustaining development of the UAE. In view of this belief, the Group launched various programmes and initiatives such as the e-Learning strategy to support a large number of staff taking responsibility to further their own development. The Kanoo Group participated also in last year's Abu Dhabi University's 2nd Annual Career Fair for which it was the silver sponsor.