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ACWA Power Khalladi confirms final orders for its Wind Power Project in the North of Morocco

Rabat, Morocco – ACWA Power Khalladi has confirmed final orders to suppliers and contractors for the construction of its Wind Power Project in the North of Morocco, following all conditions precedent for its landmark project financing being satisfied. ACWA Power Khalladi (formerly known as UPC Renewables) is 75% owned by ACWA Power – a developer, investor, co-owner and operator of …

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New Report Predicts Augmented and Virtual Reality Technology to be ‘Widespread’ Across GCC by 2025

AR and VR Will Radically Change Private and Public Processes in the GCC, Says Research firm Frost & Sullivan. From VR Studios to AR-Enabled Surgeries, GITEX Technology Week Experts to Highlight Ground-breaking Use Cases. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: According to new research conducted by Frost & Sullivan in collaboration with GITEX Technology Week 2016, the next 10 years of augmented …

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WETEX 2016 to display sustainable solutions, clean energy and sustainable development technologies

The Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2016) has shifted from an exhibition to show products of energy, water and the environment to an annual strategic platform to launch new technologies and major projects that shape the scene of the energy sector around the world. WETEX is organised under the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, …

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UAE and Saudi pharmaceutical product importers hold fruitful discussions with Brazilian manufacturers in São Paulo

Meeting reflects Arab countries’ growing commitment to strengthen ties with vast South American nation Saudi Arabia and UAE imported a combined USD 3 million worth of pharma products from Brazil in 2015 UAE – The Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) has revealed that major importers of pharmaceutical products from the UAE and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia held fruitful discussions …

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Infinix Mobility grows market share, plans expansion in Egypt

Egyptian’s population is boosting the growth of smartphone industry. Cairo, Egypt – Infinix Mobility is gaining significant market share after just three years in Egypt, and plans to debut a line-up of products in this market over the coming months. Having quickly developed into one of Africa’s key mobile device brands, Infinix have taken over smartphone distribution in countries across …

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Avaya Appoints Fadi Moubarak to Drive Channel Strategy for Avaya International

New role will focus on helping channel drive digital transformation in enterprise and midmarket sectors. Avaya, a global leader in business communications software, systems and services, announced today the appointment of Fadi Moubarak as Channel Leader for Avaya International, which covers Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. This role will see Moubarak spearhead a new channel strategy focused on …

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UAE travel agents at forefront of technology in meeting traveller trends and growing the emirates’ travel industry

Assembly of Abu Dhabi’s leading travel agents attend innovation workshop in Lebanon hosted by Travelport. UAE – Travelport, a leading Travel Commerce Platform, has hosted a congregation of Abu Dhabi’s leading travel agencies at a series of innovation workshops at the Travelport office in Beirut, Lebanon last month. Among the attendees were representatives from well-known travel agencies such as Asian …

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Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed takes Vision 2030 to Silicon Valley

JEDDAH: Two weeks ago, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman approved one of the main pillars of Saudi Vision 2030 — the National Transformation Program 2020. A number of ministers outlined initiatives, plans and goals enshrined in the vision aimed at overhauling the Saudi economy. The visit of Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman to the United States …

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Gartner Survey Reveals Enterprise Spending on Mobile App Development Remains Low

Mobile Accounts for Only 10 Percent of Overall Application Development Budgets. Forty-two percent of organizations expect to increase spending on mobile app development by an average of 31 percent in 2016, according to a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. Despite this, the average proportion of the overall application development budget allocated to mobile is only 10 percent, a 2 percent …

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GCC Airports – a snapshot of the future

Regional airports leading the world in development, luxury and innovation. Dubai – Wego.com, the leading travel search site in the Middle East and Asia Pacific, today reviews the incredible state of airports in the GCC, and why they’re leading the world in air passenger traffic points and growth. “Middle Eastern carriers are setting a benchmark for the future of air …

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