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

Abu Dhabi Skyline from the sea. Author FritzDaCat.

Ministry of Economy Organizes SME Expo in Abu Dhabi this month

April 10, 2019 UAE Business 0

Under the patronage of His Excellency (H.E.) Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy and Chairman of the UAE SME Council, the National Program for Small and Medium Enterprises and Projects (SMEEC) at the Ministry of Economy will host the Small and Medium Enterprises Exhibition on April 29-30 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC). The event is being organized in strategic partnership with funding programs for young people, entrepreneurs and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) across the country. Read more

Small and Medium Enterprises Expo 2019 (SME Expo 2019)

Small ad Medium Enterprises Expo

April 3, 2019 UAE Business 0

The SME Expo is established specifically for the interest of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), allowing both exhibitors and visitors alike to forge new business opportunities. Serving as a platform for networking and product showcasing, the event aims to give existing SMEs a higher market presence in today’s competitive economy. Read more

Dubai and Hong Kong trade and investment networks forge stronger ties in latest agreements

Dubai and Hong Kong trade and investment networks forge stronger ties in latest agreements

March 14, 2019 UAE Business 0
  • MoU signed between Dubai FDI and HKTDC to boost cooperation on Belt & Road Initiative
  • Roundtable discussion held with various DED agencies aimed at enhancing collaboration on future projects
  • Dubai Exports renew strategic collaboration with HKTDC
  • FDI capital inflow from Hong Kong from 2015 to 2018 reach US$75 million (AED 275 m)
  • Real estate, rental and leasing comprise 40%of HK’s FDI capital flows to Dubai

12 March 2019: In line with the efforts to intensify investment and economic relations between two leading global business hubs, top level officials from the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai and Hong Kong Trade and Development Council (HKTDC) have signed new agreements during a strategic meeting, which was held recently in Dubai. The signing ceremonies were followed by a roundtable discussion led by DED and its agencies Dubai FDI, Dubai Exports and Dubai SME. Read more

Nine companies were awarded winner trophies at the UAE Innovation Award Ceremony 2nd cycle

Nine companies were awarded winner trophies at the UAE Innovation Award Ceremony 2nd cycle.

March 3, 2019 UAE Business 0
  • The 4 star winners are Dubai Taxi Corporation, Global Food Industries LLC and SAP MENA
  • The 3 star winners are Abu Dhabi Health Services Company – SEHA, ASGC Construction LLC, Emirates NBD and Mashreq Bank
  • The 2 star winners are British Orchard Nursery and Tafkeer – Institute of Vocation Innovation

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline & Group, the UAE Innovation Chapter under Dubai Quality Group announced 9 winners of the UAE Innovation Award 2018 on 27th February 2019, where Ali Ibrahim, Deputy Director General of Dubai Economy, Eng. Hassan Omar – Chairman of Dubai Quality Group and Fatma Buti Al Mheiri – Chair of UAE Innovation Chapter, Dubai Quality Group recognized the winners and appreciated the award sponsors and partners. Read more