Ian M Clydesdale, Director of IT, Shelf Drilling

Shelf Drilling Accelerates Its Digital Transformation Journey with Help from LiveRoute

April 21, 2019 UAE Business 0

LiveRoute, a part of MDS Computers Group and a leading Cloud Solutions Provider in the Middle East, has enabled Shelf Drilling, the world’s largest contractor of jack-up rigs based in Dubai, to digitally transform its operations and embark on a Cloud journey. LiveRoute helped Shelf Drilling deploy Microsoft Azure and Office 365 to become an agile and scalable Cloud-based organization. Read more

Dubai: Siemens launches Atlas of Digitalization to measure readiness and potential for City 4.0

April 19, 2019 UAE Business 0

Siemens (www.Siemens.co.za) has launched a new web-based application which reveals the readiness and potential of six major cities to embrace digitalization and develop new ways of living, working and interacting. The Atlas of Digitalization focuses on 3 interconnected themes – Mobility, Sustainability and Opportunity – and assesses how the fourth industrial revolution has already augmented urban life around the world, and the potential impact it could have in the future. Read more

Emirati Researcher Publishes First Urban History Book On Abu Dhabi, The Capital Of The United Arab Emirates

April 19, 2019 UAE Business 0

 In the presence of HH Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, and under the patronage and presence of HE Zaki Nusseibeh, Minister of State, Emirati Architect and Urban Planning, Design and Development Specialist, Dr. Alamira Reem Bani Hashim officially launched her book evening on April 16, 2019. Planning Abu Dhabi: An Urban History; is the first urban history book to be published by an Emirati in the English language. It explores and documents the course of Abu Dhabi’s urban planning. Read more

Ras Al Khaimah. 11 November 2017. Photo credit: Zanisj

Come and Visit the Heaven: Ras Al Khaimah

April 17, 2019 UAE Business 0

Ras Al Khaimah is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The capital of the emirate is also named as the name of the emirate, sometimes abbreviated to RAK city. This emirate is the northernmost emirate of all in the UAE. It is mainly known for the Arabian Gulf beaches. It is notable that it has. The total land area of RAK is 2486 square km and it has a population over 416,600. The city of RAK has mainly two areas- the Old Town and Nakheel. Read more

Ster Borgman


April 17, 2019 UAE Business 0

Stercrafts is a contemporary art company, created by Ster Borgman, which mostly uses recycled, vegan and eco-friendly materials. It produces Illustration, performance, photo, installation, ceramic, decoration and activistic art and it posts a lot of it on its Instagram profile @stercrafts. Some artworks are also for sale at www.sterborgman123.wixsite.com/stercrafts Read more