By aggressively investing in education of digital skills, the region is preparing its youth for future employment and technology led economic development, explains Paul Potgieter, Managing Director – UAE, Dimension Data Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain are two significant technologies...
SOUQ.com to offer OnePlus 6T to consumers in UAE, in tandem with global launch SOUQ.com, a leading online retail and marketplace website and OnePlus, the global technology brand, today announced that the launch of the upcoming flagship smartphone OnePlus 6T...
Huawei Mate 20 Series packs extraordinary features including the world’s first Leica triple camera with ultra-wide-angle lens, reverse charging and more exciting features in collaboration with DTCM. Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) unveiled the much-anticipated HUAWEI Mate 20 Series to...
  • Swiss-UAE bilateral trade in 2017 valued at AED 51.8 billion • Swiss FDI to the UAE at AED 74 billion • UAE is Switzerland’s top GCC trade partner and tourism source market Switzerland was the third biggest destination for the UAE’s...
KEF Holdings’ Philanthropic Arm Faizal and Shabana Foundation to Build 100 Homes in Support of ‘Rebuild Kerala’ Initiative First prototype offsite-manufactured, prefabricated home assembled in 11 hours and have an expected lifespan of 100 years KEF Holdings, under the umbrella of...
HTC launches 'Exodus 1' a blockchain technology enabled phone and software necessary to create a smartphone experience fit for a modern user and the new internet age. HTC launches ‘Exodus 1’ - the early access version of its blockchain phone -...
Combining cross-sector loyalty businesses to deliver smarter customer experiences Continuing its journey to drive customer engagement and devotion for world-leading brands, ICLP has been rebranded as Collinson following the consolidation of Collinson’s loyalty, travel experiences, insurance and assistance businesses. With...
Its that time of the year where Huawei brings out their greatest innovations in the smartphone industry dethroning a lot of its competitors in the process. This year is no surprise. With a lot of “World’s firsts” Huawei seems...
  HTC Vive launches wireless capabilities for room-scale VR in the Middle East, while expanding opportunities for content developers with Dubai Internet City Burj Khalifa is first enterprise partner in the region to deploy new wireless technology on locally-developed...
World's Fastest Growing Hotel Chain OYO to Expand into UAE South Asias's largest and world's fastest growing hotel chain, OYO Hotels, has announced its plans to officially launch in the UAE, starting with Dubai. The budget-friendly hotel chain will expand in...
Aloft City Centre Deira, Dubai, is the new hip new hotel in the city where you can enjoy dazzling views over Dubai Creek and old and new Dubai. Majid Al Futtaim and Marriott International, today announced the opening of Aloft...
We review the new HTC Desire 12 and Desire 12+ smartphones and find them trendy, feature packed and pocket friendly. A lot of you may not know this but HTC was actually the first company to come out with an...
One point that never seems to get enough attention in the UK and other Western democracies is that there are always more job-seekers than jobs available. It doesn't matter which country, which decade, which party is in power; The fact...
Realme 2 Pro with “Max Power, Max Style” launched; Set to establish new benchmarks in the mid-range segment · Launched in three variants, 4+64GB at INR 13,999 ($193); 6+64GB at INR 15,999 (US$220) and 8+128GB at INR 17,999 (US$248) · Becomes...
Staging a mega-event like the World Expo has boosted the economies and international profiles of its host cities for decades – and soon it’s Dubai’s turn to step into the spotlight. New report from JLL sheds light on how the...
Recruiting Hospitality & Retail staff without receiving CVs High volume hiring industries like hospitality and retail can now cut down the time it takes to recruit the right staff and associated costs. But to reap these benefits, employers must move...
New UBS Investor Watch study reveals strong appetite for sustainable investments among U.A.E. investors A recent study of High Net Worth Investors finds stark global differences: China, Brazil and the U.A.E. have the highest rates of adoption in sustainable investing;...
ServiceMarket.com, the largest online home services marketplace in the UAE, announced today the successful close of a $4 million funding round by AddVenture and Emaar Industries & Investments (Pvt.) JSC. ServiceMarket.com gets a total VC funding of US$ 8 million...
Financial experts warn UAE residents to be aware of the circumstances in which personal bank accounts can be frozen, and urges them to be better prepared for any adversaries. Debt and visa changes are the most common reason for not...
New retirement option for expats will boost property transactions in the over 50 age bracket currently declined by 40% says Property Finder United Arab Emirates recently announced a five year residency visa for retired expatriates aged 55 and over. Providing...
So many people are caught up in the present Brexit moment they forget there will be life after the official Brexit date of March 29, 2019. With that in mind, policymakers must begin to focus on the problems that will...
Relam Investment launches Hetachain ICO based on 3rd generation Blockchain technology “A revolutionary technology transformation” ● Hetachain is built on 3rd Generation Blockchain Technology ● Hetachain blockchain ecosystem offers groundbreaking transaction processing speed, security and scalability and is expected to be a...
Worldwide wearables market forecast reveals a slowdown with single digit growth projected for this year due to weak demand in basic wearables, according to IDC Wearables shipment volumes to reach 190.4 million units by 2022 The worldwide wearables market is forecast to...
Detailed analysis on Apple's new iPhone models launch by IHS Markit research Apple moves a step ahead of the competition with new iPhone models launched with strong focus on user experience, while smartly moving the devices to premium category. Apple announced its...
Should you buy or rent? new online tool will help you decide on buying or renting a home in Dubai/UAE by comparing the total cost of renting with the total cost of buying a property in Dubai/UAE. Propertyfinder’s new Rent...
Why the modern-day oil and gas industry needs Millennials to survive? A 2016 report by McKinsey & Company found that 14 percent of millennials said they would not work in the oil and gas industry because of its negative image...
Until March 29, 2019 the UK remains in the European Union -- which means that Britain remains a party to CETA (the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement) between the EU and Canada. And the CETA accord is a very fine...
We review the new Huawei nova 3i smartphone and find it trendy, fashionable and pocket-friendly. Loaded with AI capabilities and superior camera & processing technology, you get maximum bang for your buck. You must be living under a rock if...
dnata Travel reveals some of the world’s most unique hotel menus A world-first pool floats menu, create-your-own in-room music studio and beauty-enhancing pillows as room service As the Coco Bodu Hithi resort in the Maldives launches the world’s first ‘pool floats’...
Dubai Startup Hub Networking Series to Showcase Success Stories - Series of networking events will be attended by entrepreneurs and members of Dubai’s startup community - Networking Series aims to develop Dubai’s startup eco-system and provide a platform for knowledge sharing Dubai...
A comprehensive study on Dubai Metro Project has revealed the huge positive impact the flagship project has brought including economic, social and environmental benefits - Dubai's investments in roads and transport infrastructure touches AED 100 billion - Since the establishment...
The all new Haval H6 model by leading Chinese automotive manufacturer, Great Wall Motors, is set to take on major SUV brands in the UAE  Swaidan Trading, the automotive division of Al Naboodah Group Enterprises (ANGE), one of the UAE’s...
The ever evolving cyber world is rapidly expanding the threat landscape and experts warns of increasing cyber attacks in seven particular areas to worry about in the future. As the cyber threat landscape continues to evolve, it is imperative for...
UAE is all set to tap into the lucrative T20 cricket format with its own league - UAE T20x, a new report highlights. ECB report highlights the importance of franchise cricket in growing the game globally and reinforces the opportunities...
United Arab Emirates with its multi-cultural, safe and tolerant society has always been a magnet for attracting workforce from around the world. A new research study conducted by LinkedIn in unison with the local roll-out of its global “In...
Hilton and wasl Asset Management Group Open Middle East’s First Hampton by Hilton with Flagship UAE Property Global Value Hotel Brand Aims to Serve Growing Demand for Affordable, Quality Travel with Debut of World’s Largest Hampton by Hilton to date Almost...
With UAE property market's continuing its softening trend, off-plan properties offers a very attractive investment proposition for property buyers. Here are some key considerations before you buy an off-plan property. The Know How of Buying Off-Plan Property Over the years, the...
With strong growth projected for Muslim-friendly travel sector, Taiwan is in the forefront to attract Halal travelers with various initiatives, latest one by opening prayer rooms in the popular Alishan Mountain retreat. Muslim travel or Halal travel is one of...
Dubai Properties Energy-Saving Initiative Offset 1,450 Tonnes CO2 Annually • Energy efficiency initiative to enhance energy efficiency of Business Bay Executive Towers • Upgrades to contribute to 3.3 million KW/hr energy savings per year With the recent installment of energy-saving systems...
UAE President issues decree amending country's cybercrimes law to combat terror, inciting hate and for protecting national security. President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan issued Emiri Decree No. 02 of 2018 amending the UAE Cybercrimes Law. According to UAE national...