Today, at International Women’s Day 2017, the trade magazines tw tagungswirtschaft and m a report start together with IMEX, the worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, the survey: Women in the event industry – equal status or lagging behind? If so, please share your valuable insights and experiences with us by taking part in our survey. Does your company – be it in a corporate, agency or other organization - support women in leadership roles?
Can career goals really be aligned with family life?
Just this week, the al Hayat newspaper reported that 500,000 Syrians had found homes in Saudi Arabia since the civil war began – as workers, not refugees.
There have also been significant contributions from rich individuals towards the upkeep of refugee camps round the Syrian border, estimated by the BBC to total around 0 million (£600 million).
But amid a history of competition between the Gulf states and Iranian-allied nations, there is a deep fear that allowing an influx of Syrian refugees could also let in Syrians loyal to Bashar al-Assad.
There also exists a more general concern about demographic change, leaving the states opposed to the idea of welcoming refugees.