Upcoming EventsAug8Tueall-day EDUTREX Salalah 2017 – Education... @ Crown Plaza ResortEDUTREX Salalah 2017 – Education... @ Crown Plaza ResortAug 8 – Aug 10 all-dayWe are delighted to invite you to EDUTREX Salalah 2017 – Education and Training Expo, which is an annual and strategically important event providing an indispensable platform, which will comprehensively showcase Higher Education, Digital Education and Vocational & Occupational Training … Continue reading →Aug16Wedall-day The 2nd Asia (Guangzhou) Battery... @ China Import & Export Fair ComplexThe 2nd Asia (Guangzhou) Battery... @ China Import & Export Fair ComplexAug 16 – Aug 18 all-dayGBF Asia engages in the battery and associated applications in the field of power and energy storage. It also focus on displaying the whole production chain of battery materials, and equipment. With a determined aim, the trading and technical exchange … Continue reading →Sep17Sunall-day 4th Middle East Cyber Security C...4th Middle East Cyber Security C...Sep 17 – Sep 20 all-dayMiddle East nations are witnessing significant economic and technological transformation due to growing business opportunities in large industries such as banking, financial services, insurance (BFSI) in the region. With the rapid economic growth and the increasing threat of cyber crimes, … Continue reading →Sep26Tueall-day Electric Vehicles UAE ConferenceElectric Vehicles UAE ConferenceSep 26 – Sep 27 all-dayTo support EV integration in the UAE His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, launched the Dubai Green Mobility Initiative as part of the Dubai Clean Energy … Continue reading →all-day Intersolar Middle East @ Conrad Dubai HotelIntersolar Middle East @ Conrad Dubai HotelSep 26 – Sep 27 all-dayThe most Powerful Solar Conference in the MENA Region taking place September 26-27, 2017 at the Conrad Dubai Hotel in the United Arab Emirates read moreSep27Wedall-day Smart Parking UAESmart Parking UAESep 27 – Sep 28 all-dayThe 3rd Annual Smart Parking UAE 2017 conference will bring a fresh approach to government authorities who will share their experiences at every stage of implementation. The event will reach into healthcare facilities, high access areas and real estate development … Continue reading →
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OBG BUSINESS BAROMETER: UAE CEO SURVEY PUBLISHED Findings point to long-term confidence & untapped potential
Three-quarters of CEOs interviewed in the UAE by the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG) for a new survey said their company was likely or very likely to make a significant capital investment in the coming 12 months.
Citizenship by investment Programmes are the new insurance policy of the 21st century for businesspersons and international families
Micha-Rose said: “Citizenship by investment programmes are becoming increasingly popular among businesspersons and international families because they truly are the insurance policy of the 21st century.” The advantages are clear – flexibility, mobility, and the freedom to live and work in an increasingly global environment.”
It has been a while since the UAE and the other GCC countries signed an agreement to implement VAT by 1 January 2018. For many companies there may be a misconception that just because it is going live in 2018, they can wait until then before they start the process of preparing for VAT.
- Reveals step up in sophistication with Russian language e-learning courses, allowing aspiring criminals to make $12k in monthly earnings
- A snapshot of just two of the most popular criminal forums finds 2 million card holder details are on sale
Digital Shadows, the industry leader in digital risk management, today reveals the findings of an in-depth study carried out by its team of multilingual analysts assessing the changing habits and tactics of organized credit card fraud gangs. It points to increased sophistication of a professional ecosystem as fraudsters seek to up-skill themselves and novice would-be cyber criminals.
GCC countries to use more renewable energy resources to preserve the oil wealth, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Visionary Innovation team
Start-up airline bids to raise up to US$1.29 million in capital via Dubai-based Eureeca.com as it eyes 2018 launch
With less than six months until the GCC implements value added tax (VAT), a new survey from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and Thomson Reuters has found that there is a significant lack of preparation and awareness among businesses in the region of how it will affect them.
Unified Communications Market in the Gulf Grows through Competitive Pricing, Customer-friendly Service, and Comprehensive Offerings
Government, oil and gas and BFSI sectors dominate in the UC applications and services market, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Digital Transformation team
Growth in unified communications (UC) applications and services due to the global shift from time division multiplexing (TDM) to the Internet protocol-private branch exchange (IP-PBX) telephony model is reflecting in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) market as well, though at a lower rate. Cloud adoption is presently low in the region when compared with other developed and developing nations, but industry participants remain optimistic as digital investments are a priority for GCC. However, customers will seek a wide range of UC offerings at attractive price points through a single provider.
Customization and Cost Benefits over Traditional Manufacturing Attract Investments in 3D Printing Technology from Healthcare Facilities Globally
The growing demand for patient-specific products and the reduced cost barrier associated with traditional product manufacturing creates vast growth opportunities for technology innovators, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Transformational Health team
OMA Emirates, a provider of cutting edge technology for the payment industry has recently completed the deployment of Ingenico Point of Sale (POS) terminals for Mashreq Bank in the UAE. The terminals which meet with the bank’s specific requirements for superior performance will provide new, secure and a wider range of services for their customers in a cost effective manner.