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Abu Dhabi University launches student oriented social hub “MyADU.net”

In line with Abu Dhabi University ‘s mission of nurturing student talents, the University has recently launched a new student-oriented social platform titled “My ADU .net”. The unique website which caters to students and graduates was created, designed and launched as a collaborative effort between a team of talented Abu Dhabi University students and the University’s Student Engagement and Development Office (SEDO). The website features student …

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Boku Launches on Google Play in the Middle East

Boku, the global leader in direct carrier billing-based mobile payments, has announced a new partnership to bring direct carrier billing to Google Play™ for Zain subscribers in Saudi Arabia. As smartphone penetration and demand for digital content grows in the Middle East, direct carrier billing is emerging as a key payment method for accessing mobile content across the region. As …

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SA: Minister heads to SA-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission

Pretoria – Trade and Industry Minister, Rob Davies, will today leave for Saudi Arabia to co-chair the 6th session of the South Africa-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission (JEC). Minister Davies will co-chair the South Africa-Saudi Arabia JEC with his counterpart, Dr Twafeeq Al Rabeeach. The JEC is an initiative agreed upon between the two countries to strengthen economic ties and …

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Dell continues innovation with growth of comprehensive education solutions portfolio

As part of its commitment to working with educational leaders and institutions to help innovate the learning experiences of students around the world, Dell recently announced a range of new additions to its industry-leading portfolio of education solutions: the Dell Chromebook 11; Venue 10 and Venue 10 Pro 5000 Series tablets; Latitude 11 Education Series and the Dell Interactive Projector …

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Google urges UAE’s future leaders of government innovation to utilise new technologies to achieve innovative goals

Participating in seminar on Diploma in Government Innovation A high-level delegation from Google visited the Mohammed Bin Rashid Centre for Government Innovation (MBRCGI) and met with participants of Diploma in Government Innovation during a seminar to discuss the mechanism of generating innovative ideas based on new technologies to achieve future goals. The delegation also showcased some of the innovative projects …

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Huawei Launches 2015 Global Connectivity Index for Countries: Benchmarking Digital Economy Transformation

Huawei released its 2015 Global Connectivity Index (GCI) for countries, benchmarking 50 economies in terms of connectivity, ICT usage, and digital transformation, providing an indicator of which countries are best poised for development and growth, and an ICT planning reference for policymakers looking to embrace the digital economy. The 2015 edition of the GCI sees a more comprehensive and advanced …

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Mowgli Foundation partners with BADIR for a 3rd year to support the development and growth of social entrepreneurs in Jordan

The Mowgli Foundation (Mowgli), an award winning, UK-headquartered mentoring organisation continues their longstanding partnership with the BADIR Initiative for a 3rd year. BADIR is a Starbucks and International Youth Foundation (IYF) initiative focused on overseeing the development and growth of young social entrepreneurs as they try to make a positive change in their communities; the initiative provides funding, learning opportunities …

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Immense Potential of $80 Billion African Aviation Market in the Spotlight at Inaugural Event in Dubai

Immense Potential of $80 Billion African Aviation Market in the Spotlight at Inaugural Event in Dubai. First-ever Aviation Africa to bring together world’s leading airlines, ministers and authorities including IATA, Rwandair, CAA Ghana, to discuss untapped market’s significant opportunities. Aviation Africa 2015 (http://www.aviationafrica.aero) which opens on 10th May at Le Meridien Hotel, Dubai will underscore the immense potential of the …

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Melbourne’s La Trobe University hosts celebratory Alumni event in Dubai

Past students living and working in the Middle East have gathered for La Trobe University’s first ever alumni event in Dubai. Attended by officials from the Australian Embassy in the UAE and representatives from the Victorian Government Business Office, the university’s celebratory alumni lunch was hosted on the same day as the ANZAC Day memorial, which marked the 100th anniversary …

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HBMSU announces the ‘Smart City Start-Up Launch Pad’ program to encourage entrepreneurs

• Program targets young entrepreneurs interested in innovation & smart services to refine or redesign business models, processes & strategies • Launch Pad to apply innovative methods from renowned global universities to develop expertise & competenciesto launch new ventures UAE – Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) will organize the ‘Smart City Start-Up Launch Pad’ program from May 2 to …

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