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Dubai future foundation announces seven key “future challenges”, open to applications from companies around the world

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Directives from HH Sheikh Mohammed – monitored closely by HH Sheikh Hamdan – stress urgency and for cooperation in the quest to achieve the targets of the initiative. HE Al Gergawi: “Dubai Future Accelerators” is the business support system that is most in line with government directives and strategies. Several prominent UAE figures commented on the initiative, including HE Humaid …

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Exness launches Middle East event and partner awards in Dubai


“During this event, the Exness regional team will also be providing comprehensive offerings to help our partners in the region.” Exness Group, a leading currency exchange broker, today launched its first regional event, held from July 22 to 25, in the Middle East and Africa. “The three-day event is a great opportunity for our partners to meet our CEO, Petr …

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Realigning sector perception and leadership key to Dubai Industrial Strategy success


The Dubai Industrial Strategy aims to elevate the emirate into a hub for knowledge-based, sustainable and innovation-focused businesses and also to generate Dh160bn by 2030. The strategy will develop and implement long-term industrial policies meant to enhance the competitiveness of Dubai’s industrial sector and its free zones. According to Oxford Strategic Consulting research, the success of the Dubai Industrial Strategy …

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Dubai leads with recycling initiatives in the region along with top 70 cities in the world


Dubai, UAE – Dubai Chamber Sustainability Network in partnership with Dulsco organised the ‘Open Source Circular Economy’ Days. Dubai is the only city in the region to be part of ‘OSCE Days’ among 70 other global cities. The industry experts from Dubai shared best practices with regard to efficiently recycling resources, collaborating with peers and thereby creating a new self-sustaining …

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Dubai Disputes Drive – Hogan Lovells Grows Middle East Practice

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Hogan Lovells is growing its Middle East disputes practice with the hire of arbitration partner Nabeel Ikram in Dubai. Starting with the firm on 18 July, Nabeel is an English-qualified solicitor advocate and a highly-regarded disputes practitioner in the Middle East. Specializing in construction and engineering, and transport and infrastructure disputes he brought the first construction case in the Dubai …

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Mohammed bin Rashid witnesses signing of MoU between DEWA and Masdar on implementation of third phase of Solar Park in Dubai

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800MW third phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park to become operational in 2020. Government of Dubai Media Office – Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between UAE Minister of State and Chairman of Masdar, …

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Expo 2020 Dubai and DP World partner to position the UAE at the heart of future global trade

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Partnership with global trade enabler DP World to help Expo 2020 promote a future of Mobility, Opportunity and Sustainability. Dubai, UAE – Expo 2020 Dubai today announced DP World as its Premier Global Trade Partner. The company, which is a leading enabler of global marine and inland trade, owns and operates 77 terminals globally including the Port of Jebel Ali, …

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Dubai and Abu Dhabi lead water sustainability in the Middle East


Arcadis’ Sustainable Cities Water Index explores water sustainability of global cities based on Resiliency, Efficiency and Quality. Dubai and Abu Dhabi are the region’s most sustainable cities for water, according to Arcadis’ Sustainable Cities Water Index. However, major cities in the UAE are still in need of greater investment and prioritization to improve their resiliency due to geographical location and …

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Green Forum at the British University in Dubai makes recommendations for innovation towards sustainable development

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The British University in Dubai hosted the Green Forum to celebrate the success of a university-industry-government collaboration in a study trip to Scandinavia and discuss the feasibility of applying innovative green concepts in the UAE. The trip was organized by BUiD and supported by Al Maktoum Foundation, ENOC, Alkhaleej Sugar, Al Habtoor, and Alrostomani. The Green Forum was attended by …

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Dubai Holding launches International Centre for 3D Printing at Dubai Industrial City

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As first step towards executing Dubai 3D printing strategy. Dubai: Dubai Holding has launched the International Center for 3D Printing in line with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai an International destination for 3D printing by 2030. The project, located …

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