Monthly Archives: December 2017
Celebrate the start of 2018 in style as Rixos Bab Al Bahr brings the biggest party of the year to Ras Al Khaimah. Expect nothing short of a dazzling week-long celebration showcasing the biggest artists from around the world that are ready to conquer the New Year with a bang.
The region will see the launch of new, futuristic technologies & solutions at the Future Cities Show, held in April 2018, that will change the way we live and work in the urban environment
Gearing up for the peak travel season during the winter holidays, Abu Dhabi Duty Free has introduced some fantastic shopping deals and inspiring dining experiences that will put all visitors travelling through the award-winning airport in a celebratory mood. In addition, the capitalâs airport will be celebrating this holiday in partnership with local talents and will showcase UAE made products to further embed the UAE spirit at the airport.
âItâs the most wonderful time of the year to visit Emirates Palace,â comments General Manager Holger Scroth
By Alastair Paterson, CEO and Co-Founder, Digital Shadows
Businesses in 2018 will continue to face profound uncertainty because of the increasingly personalised and assertive style of national leaders who pursue more aggressive and more transactional diplomacy
UAE- based Egyptians thronged to the Nile Property Expo â Abu Dhabi 2017 being held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), to peruse through attractive and valued investment opportunities from more than 15 exhibitors, on the first day of the three-day exhibition held from December 14 to 16, 2017.
Smart Hospitals to Invest over $11 billion in Cloud Computing and Data Analytics, Says Frost & Sullivan
Demand for pharmacy automation and mobile asset tracking are set for significant market growth
Fourth Annual Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies Concludes with Call for Action Plan to Address Islamophobia
Bin Bayyah: we seek internal change, dialogue with others and interfaith alliance
Cargotec develops intelligent cargo handling with global IoT connectivity services from Orange Business Services
Â Three-year, multimillion euro IoT global connectivity deal
Discover the joy of the festive season through a medley of holiday dining and spa experiences, along with a special treat for the children in one of Abu Dhabiâs favourite address, Al Raha Beach Hotel.
The oil price drop in 2014 has led countries in the GCC to think of better and alternative ways to generate energy other than consistent reliance on the oil. Governments within the GCC are all turning to explore the option of producing energy from waste which is in line with the UAEâs goal 2021 to divert 75 percent of solid waste away from landfills.
In recent times, Dubai has become the home for culturing new and innovative transport technologies of the world. The city has witnessed the testing of several transport technologies ranging from super fast vehicles, air taxies, and autonomous drones which have emerged in response to road traffic and rampant accidents. Hyperloop One, an idea originated by Elon Musk is one of such technologies that seek to build advanced trains using magnetic levitation and vacuum-sealed tubes. Another is the Smart Autonomous Vehicle EZ10, a programmed minibus that runs on electricity and has sensors installed to react to its surroundings. The EZ10 has been tested on the grounds of Dubai and had about 92% endorsement by the public. With full support from the top governing body of Dubai, the continues effort to revolutionize the transport area is unending. The drone taxi (Volocopter) has been tested in collaboration with Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA). The flying taxi which could help the Dubai police respond to situations in seconds contains an emergency parachute for onboard personnel and has been designed with a speed of 30mph.
The next step as more family and private firms move towards listing on stock exchanges across the Middle East and North Africa region, is likely to see companies encouraged to meet the new âintegrated reportingâ Â practices which are being driven by international investors.
ACWA Power will reach financial closure on the worldâs largest single-site concentrated solar power (CSP) project, currently underway in Dubai, by the first quarter of 2018, its chief executive said on Monday.