With Bitcoin fast gaining momentum and worldwide acceptance, NCR company well known for their ATMs have introduced Bitcoin-enabled ATMs in the UAE NCR Corporation, a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced that it has teamed-up with CoinHub, a cryptocurrency...
The meteoric rise of Bitcoin, hitting above US$20,000 last week, is getting all the attention of the world including UAE residents, who would like to explore including cryptocurrencies in their investment portfolio in 2018. Personal finance companies like Holborn Assets...
Nobel Prize Winning Economist Joseph Stiglitz Says Bitcoin Has No Social Value Addressing the audience at the 10th Arab Strategy Forum (ASF 2017), a global platform bringing together key influencers and decision-makers in political and economic fields, Nobel Prize-winning economist...
Asma Bajawa, the Managing Director at People First, a Dubai based HR consultancy writes on how to market yourself to land on a job of your dreams As a business owner and employer, I am always looking for good talent...
Bitcoin’s rally heralds the dawn of the financial technology era, but it remains “a major gamble”, affirms CEO of deVere Group, an independent financial services organisation. Nigel Green, founder and chief executive of deVere Group’s comment comes as the world's...
Saxo Bank 2018 Outrageous Predictions: 2018 will be a true roller coaster ride compared to an outrageously placid 2017 Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, has today released its 10 'Outrageous Predictions' for 2018. The predictions focus on...
Child obesity on the rise in the UAE Emirates taskforce intensifies fight against growing menace Multi-sectoral task force aims to achieve key milestones by 2020 Alarming 15% of young people under 20 in the UAE would be considered obese by 2025 According to...
The specialist recruitment company Michael Page has released their latest Middle East Salary report, highlighting that job market continues to be challenging not only for the remaining 2017, but also predicting that the lull period will extend well into...
Crescent Enterprises had earlier this month launched CE-VC a US$ 150 million fund  CE-VC's latest $16 million investment is in two disruptive microrobotic medtech companies: ColubrisMX and XCath UAE-based multinational company, Crescent Enterprises, has announced the successful closing of its investment in ColubrisMX...
Tried and Tested - Arabian Gazette's Aman Ali reviews GoPro Hero6 and tells us the pros and cons of the action camera, with his final verdict saying it's the best action camera you can buy in 2017 GoPro Hero 6....
The 420 hectares Oman Botanic Garden, currently under development, is an exciting, dynamic and ground breaking project. "The Garden will combine the cultivation, study and conservation of Oman’s rich native flora with creative large scale native habitat displays and amenity...
Looking for Asian hospitality in the Middle East? Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi is the place to be! Dusit Thani is a Thai phrase that means “A Garden in Heaven.” Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi offers a fine Thai-inspired hospitality in the capital...
Emirates today celebrates the milestone delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 aircraft at a special ceremony with Airbus at the manufacturer’s delivery centre in Hamburg. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum, Emirates’ Chairman and Chief Executive officiated the ceremony. He was...
Bitcoin - Infiltrating the Financial System Bit by Bit: An in-depth analysis on what the rise of Cryptocurrencies mean for the World The world’s repertoire for money management is undergoing a period of radical overhaul with the recent advancements in financial...
"No separate ways of thinking, no divisions, no restrictions". These are the opening lines of Saudi's NEOM's trailer. Women in modern clothes, clean energy sources and a lot of open mindedness -- NEOM, Saudi Arabia's $500 billion mega city...
Riyadh, Dubai and Kuwait City leads most bot infected cities in the GCC Your device could be part of an illegal hack gang - and you are unaware of it. With the global botnet growing by 6.7 million in 2016, new...
Dubai based Adam Schneider aka Seccour,  Founder and CEO of Kitsune Security talks to Arabian Gazette about the ICOs, how to avoid getting scammed by ICOs, Cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and more Have you watched "The Wolf of the Wall Street?"  we...
This December, Abu Dhabi is all set to witness one of the largest Blockchain conferences in the Middle East. The topics of interest would be ICOs, cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology for fintech and government. This is a must-attend conference if...
As much as the world is connected and even more so with the proliferation of mobile phones and the rapidly expanding Internet of Things (IoT), securing our digital assets have never been so challenging with new threats emerging in...
The X-Lab will host an annual challenge at Area 2071 to rethink the transportation industry The Experimental Lab will host senior executives and experts from every facet of aviation industry The first challenge will be announced in November, with...
Dubai's newest initiative 'One Million Arab Coders' is aimed at harnessing the power of programming and coding to create job opportunities for the burgeoning Arab youth population and help them prepare for the future digital economy. Incentives of over $1...
Rapidly changing digital landscape requires a proactive strategy to reskill the workforce to be relevant in the future and ready to adapt to change: study Accenture Strategy also includes their top 3 recommendations to future-proof your workforce The time is now for...
Bad news is better than no news at all when it comes to motivating staff, according to new research. The study found that withholding important information from staff could mean the difference between a motivated workforce and an unmotivated one...
Sharjah, one of the seven Emirate of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is often overshadowed by its bigger Emirates' Abu Dhabi and Dubai. However, as much there is advancement and robust growth in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Sharjah is...
The Dubai Fitness Challenge, a community initiative, launched by the dynamic Crown Prince, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan has sparked much enthusiasm across the country ever since it's announcement. The regions first city wide, all encompassing age group championship has motivated...
11 Countries. 26 Days. 1 Smartphone. Welcome to my unbiased review of one the most awaited flagship devices of the year. Now, for a guy who spends a conspicuous amount of time solo traveling across the world, you can...
A special report by Chestertons MENA focusing on Airbnb has highlighted the growth and popularity of the online platform with investors and holiday makers in Dubai since 2015; the research also revealed a 161% increase in active listings, generating...
Most comprehensive employer benchmarking study in the Middle East sees 10 organizations stand out across various markets Best Employers Middle East demonstrate 20% higher engagement scores compared to the rest of the Market Best Employers Middle East filled...
New Research from Old Mutual International shines a light on the changing face of retirement in the UAE Retirement age is disappearing as 3 out of 4 people expect to continue working in some form in retirement Results show...
Amazon Web Services Announces the Opening of Data Centers in the Middle East by early 2019 New AWS Infrastructure will enable customers to run workloads in the Middle East and serve end-users across the region with even lower latency Amazon Web...
Maldives named ‘the islands with the best places to stay’ at the Condé Nast Traveller’s 2017 Readers’ Travel Awards Maldives was named the islands with the best places to stay Monday at the Condé Nast Traveller’s 2017 Readers’ Travel Awards, reaffirming its...
Enjoy a truly cultural experience in one of Dubai’s most progressive neighborhoods at Gursha Ethiopian Restaurant Ethiopian cuisine has been gaining a whole new level of popularity globally off late and this is with good reason. The usage of highly...
Looking for your perfect destination to travel this Eid Al Adha holidays? Cyprus could be a good choice! The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO), which organises and promotes tourism within the Republic of Cyprus, has revealed that the Mediterranean island is...
With its stunning white beach, exciting Arabian wildlife park and natural beauty, Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts plays host to one of the most adventurous locations in the United Arab Emirates. The stunning surroundings of the largest natural island...
Here are the excerpts of the interview with Alexandra Maia, The founder and CEO of House of Social - Dubai based Social Media Consultancy and Training center offering hybrid social media solutions and education to professionals and social media enthusiasts...
This Downtown restaurant serves the healthiest food you can ingest into your body. If you want to get a real feel of the food culture of Taiwan and enjoy a slice of Taiwanese warmth and hospitality, check Taipei Dao -...
GCC Residents flock to Azerbaijan Fascinated by this multifaceted country and its ancient capital on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Captivated by the copiousness of its cultural practices, climate, nature, the friendliness and kindness of the people, dozens of...
If you are pondering a vacation in Switzerland this summer, make sure to consider Gstaad as your sanctuary for a few days, or weeks…Gstaad is a charming mountain destination that walks the fine balance between tradition and modern lifestyle. Whether...
From modern cities of the far east, to all-inclusive Euro trips, here's a list of top 6 incredible trips,  UAE residents can take this summer. If you like to take shore excursions: Explore Singapore through a cruise (AED 4,250) The fabulous...
Insights into the Culture of Maldivians The customs and social behavior of the Maldivians have been greatly influenced by the Indians, Sri Lankans, Arabs and North Africans who visited the Maldives while traversing through the trading routes of the central...