Wednesday , 19 December 2018

Science & Tech

EIAST chief urges the Arab world to join hands, focus on R&D and encourage youth participation to drive space research

  Lack of self-confidence and a culture of R&D are main reasons for Arab world lagging behind in the space sector: Al Mansoori Dubai, February 8, 2012: His Excellency Ahmed Obaid Al Mansoori, Director General of Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST), said that lack of self confidence and a culture of research & development are the main …

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Qatargas receives top international accreditation for engineers development programme – a first for Qatar

Doha – Qatar, 08 February 2012: Qatargas has become the first company in Qatar to achieve accreditation for its professional engineers development programme, from the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) and Institution of Engineering Technology (IET) Qatargas Operating Officer – Engineering and Ventures, Sheikh Khalid Bin Abdulla Al-Thani, received the certification of accreditation on behalf of Qatargas , at a …

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Bayt.com awarded prestigious rank in ‘Top Ten Places to Work in the UAE’ for second consecutive year

Middle East’s number one jobsite wins third award in just six months Dubai, UAE, February 8 2012: Bayt.com , the Middle East’s number one jobsite, placed 8th for the second consecutive year in the ‘Top Ten Places to Work in the UAE’ award, held on February 7 at the Monarch Hotel Dubai. The rankings were compiled by The Great Place …

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DEWA’s Information Technology Division recognised for pioneering achievements

MD & CEO of DEWA praises culture of innovation of e-service delivery to customers and stakeholders HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) has recognised and praised the achievements of the Information Technology Division (ITD) for its work on e-services and the successful implementation of the SAP enterprise resource planning …

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2012 UNEP Ozone Africa Media Award is open! / Call for Entries / Register now – Eight (8) more weeks to go

Institutions and individuals in each country and region have made major contributions to the protection of the ozone layer, and implementation of the Montreal Protocol and their stories must be told. The Ozone Africa Media Award recognizes outstanding contributions by the media to the phase out of Ozone Depleting Substances and the Ozone layer protection in Africa by promoting understanding …

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Byblos Bank Awards the Winners of “Your Entrepreneurship Project” Contest

For the second consecutive year, Byblos Bank awarded the winners of the “Your Entrepreneurship Project” contest launched in March 2010 in cooperation with Kafalat and the Faculty of Business Administration at the Antonine University. Through this contest, Byblos Bank aims at developing a sense of innovation and entrepreneurship among young students, and enticing them to lead a project until its …

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Expotrade announces Middle East Smart Lighting & Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi in November 2012

Abu Dhabi, UAE 5th July 2012: On the 5-6 November 2012 high-level experts and decision-makers driving the evolution of energy efficient lighting systems throughout the Middle East will convene at the Middle East Smart Lighting & Energy Summit. This is a must attend event for anyone looking for information on the most efficient lighting solutions and systems in the market. …

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UAE exhibition ‘Sultans of Science’ to enter the European market with its debut in Oslo

Dubai, UAE: With its European debut in Oslo, UAE’s global travelling exhibition, ‘Sultans of Science’, enters a new market as MTE Studios signs a six-month leasing contract with The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology in Norway. With tremendous success in USA, Canada and Asia, MTE Studios is creating a second version of ‘Sultans of Science’ exhibition to meet the …

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Energy Trends in Africa: Will Africa be the Global Green Energy Leader?

Frost & Sullivan Host a Complimentary Web Conference With the latest supply of power grids, power generation efficiency and movement toward energy-efficient buildings, Africa is at the brink of a green energy revolution – or is it really? The Frost & Sullivan Energy and Power Systems business unit will be hosting a complimentary web conference that will be contextualising the …

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GE Energy Manufacturing Technology Center Marks First Anniversary with Focus on Driving Localization and Job Creation

Employs about 400 technologists to support Saudi’s growing energy infrastructure Serving over 50 customers in Saudi Arabia, the Middle East, Africa and Europe Extended service support for over 450 gas turbines to increase efficiency Training over 100 Saudi students as part of the GE joint technical program Dammam, Saudi Arabia; July 3, 2012: Achieving a series of firsts in technology, …

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