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AsiaHawala Launches Mobile Money Services

Sulaymanya, Kurdistan, Iraq: – AsiaHawala is the first Mobile money service provider to launch in Iraq licensed by Central Bank of Iraq, will offer mobile money services through mobile and exclusively working with Asiacell . This new service will allow Asiacell customers in Iraq to transact via Mobile Money .The service is offered on a mobile device, hence customers won’t …

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Deloitte: Beyond “Big Data”, it is time to think about “iData”

Deloitte: The digitization of industries points to a future where the consumer is more relevant than ever. The rapid pace of digitization means that the world today is markedly different to 20 years ago when only 1% of the global population had an internet connection. Forty percent of people around the world had access to the internet in 2015, and …

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UAE signs an mou with People’s Republic of China for cooperation in space science

Aiming at defining coordination framework for data exchange, joint studies and peaceful exploration of outer space. The UAE has signed a memorandum of understanding with the People’s Republic of China concerning defining a framework for collaboration in studies and development in space science, as well as the peaceful exploration of outer space. The signing came during the visit of His …

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Abu-Ghazaleh Announces the Launch of a Language, IT and Culture Illiteracy Eradication Campaign in Palestine, Commits to Dedicate all Capabilities to Accomplish it

With the Attendance of the Palestinian Minister of Education and Higher Education and the Ambassador of Palestine in Morocco. His Excellency Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), and His Excellency Dr. Sabri Saidam, Minister of Education and Higher Education in Palestine, issued the “Casablanca Declaration” which states that the 2016 – 2027 decade shall be a Palestinian …

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Dubai Health Authority highlights role of scientific research

Dubai committee for ethics on scientific research to focus on latest methods and processes of medical research. In line with the directives of His Excellency Humaid Al Qatami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority , the DHA will focus on implementing latest procedures and policies to develop modern methods of scientific medical research. The recently …

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Scientists slip infertility gene into malaria mosquito

By – Maria Elena Hurtado – SciDev.Net Researchers have produced the first-ever mosquito with genes that cause infertility in offspring, and hope to use this method to slash malaria transmission and deaths. Using ‘gene drive’ technology — so called because it drives a dominant gene through a population — a team led by researchers at Imperial College London in the …

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How to reach a wider audience for your research

By – Juan Pablo Alperin – Alessandra Bordini – SciDev.Net In today’s age of knowledge abundance, the scholarly community is turning its attention to the use of social media channels and other online platforms. Scholars have been increasingly integrating these tools into their everyday work, creating enormous potential to capture the digital traces of their research. Not surprisingly, then, in …

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BankDhofar Supports MoD & SME Development Fund “Entrepreneurs Event”

The event provided a platform to introduce business opportunities in the SME market and challenges faced by start-ups. BankDhofar and Maisarah offer exclusive SME related solutions, products and services. Muscat: BankDhofar, reinforcing its role as a key player and a major contributor in driving the development and growth of the SME sector in the Sultanate, recently supported the Entrepreneur Event …

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ADIB partners with IBM to launch innovative digital studio

Region’s first Digital Design Studio will focus on delivering new, cloud-based financial solutions to enhance customer experience. In line with its continuous efforts to innovate and digitize its products and services to enhance its customers’ experience, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) (ADX: ADIB) today announced that it will fundamentally transform how it interacts and provides services to customers by building …

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3D printing ready to reshape home building

By Anielle Gueddes – Sci.Dev.Net The technology could bring about the fastest, cheapest and greenest construction ever seen, says Anielle Guedes. Optimists tend to envision a future with perfectly automated cities, full of technology and without poverty or hunger. Most tend not to think of the path needed to create this new urban fabric, as if it will miraculously emerge …

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