Author Archives: UAE Business

Bab Al Qasr Hotel to Showcase its Portfolio of Luxury Services at Arabian Travel Market 2018

The capital’s favourite address Bab Al Qasr Hotel & Residences has confirmed its participation at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) along with the leading players in regional and international travel to promote its portfolio of luxury hospitality services. The travel trade show will take place from April 22 – 25 in Dubai and plays a strategic importance in bridging linkages among major travel, tourism and hospitality decision makers. read more

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Lulu And iLife Target Growing Market Of Budget Smart Shoppers

iLife’s to offer their latest range of affordable and stylish gadgets across Lulu Hypermarkets in the Middle East read more

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Building on a Legacy: Introducing the Zayed Sustainability Prize

Evolving from 10 years of success as the Zayed Future Energy Prize, the UAE’s preeminent sustainability Prize undergoes a strategic refocus  read more

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RAS AL KHAIMAH (RAK) Ruler Delivers Keynote Opening Speech to 14th Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

  • RAK to increase tourism’s GDP contribution to 10% by 2025 from 5%
  • RAK to have 1m annual visitors by end of 2018, 2.9m by 2025
  • RAK development progressing fast but seeks to attract more investment

His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah has delivered the keynote opening speech on day 2 of the 3-day Arabian Hotel Investment Conference, (17 – 19 April 2018). read more

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What does the future of robotics and Global Smart Cities hold?

Frost & Sullivan experts anticipate global smart cities to create a market value of more than $2 Trillion by the year 2025. According to Visionary Innovation Principal Consultant at Frost & Sullivan, Jillian Walker, in the last two years, AI (Artificial Intelligence) and robotics is the technology innovation area that has enjoyed the highest funding among large investments rising from both the corporate and independent venture capital companies. read more

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Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award: IDEMIA Awarded As The Company Of The Year In The Global Biometric Authentication Solutions Market

What is Biometrics, and particularly, what role is it playing in the world today? Well, for starts, Biometrics refers to the application of statistical analysis on biological data. In the world today, the biological data in people that are used for identity verification has for a long time been fingerprints which are unique to every human. read more

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Rexton Technologies Middle East Inaugurated The Region’s Largest LED Light Fittings Manufacturing Facility And Its 80,000 Sq.Ft Environment Friendly Corporate Office, A Multi-Million Dollar Investment By Kingston Holdings FZC In SAIF Zone, Sharjah

 Rexton Technologies officially inaugurated its new facilities with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held by H.E. Abdallah Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry  and  H.E. Saud Salim Al Mazrouei, Director of Saif Zone & Hamriyah Freezone with Lalu Samuel, CMD of Kingston Holdings & Rexton Technologies in the presence of H.E. Paul Kavanagh, the Ambassador of Ireland to UAE & H.E. Nimisha Jayant Madhvani, the Ambassador of Uganda to UAE, Representative of the Australian Consulate & Indian Consulate,  a number of high level Sharjah Government officials, Dignitaries, JV partners from UK, Hong Kong & Distributors all over Middle East & Africa. read more

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Expert Says UAE is a Leading Healthcare Destination in the Region

Speaking on World Health Day, Dr Yehia El Gabbani, Hospital Director of Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah, said the UAE healthcare market’s innovative progress make it the leading healthcare destination in the MENA region. The country has seen a surge in new specialised services and treatments for residents and innovative products such as surgical robots, augmented reality systems, and artificial intelligence. read more

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Abu Dhabi Launches Six Historic Oil and Gas Licensing Opportunities

  • Major onshore and offshore blocks across the emirate opened for new competitive bidding round
  • Estimates suggest blocks contain substantial amounts of oil and gas
  • Successful bidders will have the opportunity to explore, and then develop and produce discoveries with ADNOC
  • Prospective partners invited to register interest for an invitation to international roadshow presentations on new blocks

 The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, today, as part of Abu Dhabi’s first ever block licensing strategy and on behalf of the Supreme Petroleum Council (SPC), the details of the initial round of six geographical oil and gas blocks open for bidding. This follows the announcement last month by His Excellency Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and ADNOC Group CEO that Abu Dhabi was to launch its first ever competitive exploration and production bid round. read more

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Study: Does the UAE have a positive driving culture?

Frederik Bisbjerg (i-Insured) LEFT & Thomas Edelmann (RoadSafetyUAE) RIGHT (Photo – AETOSWire) read more

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Traveltek Survey Reveals First-Time Cruiser Trends The Industry Can Leverage With The Right Tech In Place

First-of-its-kind analysis of almost 9,000 new-to-cruise enquiries identifies business-boosting opportunities for agents and cruise lines around the world read more

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Zebra Study: 40 Percent of Parcels Delivered Within 2 Hours By 2028

Surveyed omnichannel decision makers anticipate disruption led by drones, autonomous vehicles and crowdsourced delivery read more

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Startup: Mr. ESP 1, Your Exclusive Brainwave Equipment

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Startup: LILOOTECH Smart glasses

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Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis Wins Arabian Business Real Estate Award

Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis (ASIO) has been honoured with the ‘Best Industrial Project’ award at the Arabian Business Real Estate Awards. read more

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