Monday , 24 September 2018

Government

Egypt’s Presidential Council for Education and Scientific Research Partners with Thomson Reuters to Advance the Impact of its Research

Collaboration supports Egypt’s Presidential Council’s Upcoming Knowledge Bank and other efforts to effectively prepare a new generation of scholars. The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters , the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a partnership with the Presidential Council for Education and Scientific Research in Egypt to enhance its Knowledge Bank–to …

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African Presidents discuss business opportunities in Dubai

MOU signing between Gugosi Resources and Antilop Capital, Ivory Coast. The Africa Global Business Forum afternoon sessions commenced with the session titled ‘Next Steps – Cementing Gains and Enabling the Future’, which focused on what government leaders in Africa can do to facilitate long term growth and how they can ensure long term financing for these strategies. Speaking at the …

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MoF participates in UAE Innovation Week to support National Innovation Strategy and UAE Vision 2021

In line with the declaration of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of UAE that 2015 is the ‘Year of Innovation’, and the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai to launch ‘UAE Innovation Week’ from 22-28 November 2015; the Ministry of Finance …

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SA: Deputy President arrives in Iran

By – SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is in Tehran, Iran, where he is leading a high level South African delegation on a working visit aimed at strengthening relations between the two countries. The visit will see the Deputy President and his Iranian counterpart, Es’hag Jahangiri, inaugurate and co-chair the South Africa-Iran Business Council, which is intended to …

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Qatar’s Former Minister of Energy & Industry Launches Middle East’s First Energy Think Tank

The Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development Urges Gulf States to Curtail Domestic Energy Consumption or Risk Losing Critical Export Revenue The Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development, the first think tank of its kind in the Middle East, urged the governments of the region to tackle soaring domestic energy …

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DSG signs MoU with DEWA to provide support for electronic and smart services

H.E. Ahmad Bin Humaidan, Director General of Dubai Smart Government Department (DSG), and H.E. Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Managing Director and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), have signed a memorandum of understanding. Under the terms of this MoU, DSG will provide the necessary support for the package of electronic and smart shared services which the DEWA will …

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2015 Winners of UN Climate Solutions Awards Announced

Projects From Across the Globe to be Honoured at UN Climate Conference in Paris Sixteen game-changing initiatives from around the world were announced today as winners of a prestigious United Nations climate change award. Winning activities include a seriously cool smartphone that puts social values first and an initiative that is enabling 40 Latin American cities to take concrete climate …

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Global leaders rate “access to funds and building of capabilities” as the key driver of innovation, finds survey by GTDW endorsed by the UAE Ministry of Economy

Results revealed – Global Trade Development Week ‘Innovation Survey’ conducted by A.T. Kearney. Business and government leaders from across the globe report that access to funds for small and medium sized companies is the highest priority area to leverage innovation in economic development. To put this into perspective, “access to funds and resources” is ranked twice as important as “ease …

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Ecocity World Summit 2015 Launches in Abu Dhabi

– Dynamic programme features workshops, roundtable discussions, plenary sessions, academic panels and more, all under the theme of Ecocities in Challenging Environments. Abu Dhabi – Ecocity World Summit (ECWS), the longest-running international conference series on sustainable cities, officially launched today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Running until 13 October 2015, the Summit has mobilised local, regional and …

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Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Launch of “Dubai Inclusive Development Forum 2015”

Al Shaibani: We believe in the capacity of persons with disabilities to participate in building the future of Dubai Miran: We seek to provide equal opportunities and maintain social cohesion Al Shafiei: Our objective is to make Dubai a leading model in the field of persons with disabilities Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashed Al …

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