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Etihad Airways signs us$70 million technology services, cloud collaboration with IBM to transform global operations

“Game-changing” agreement provides Etihad Airways and its partners with cloud, analytics, mobile, security and cognitive technologies. Abu Dhabi, UAE – Etihad Airways and IBM (NYSE: IBM ) today announced a ten-year technology services agreement worth approximately US$700 million. This will allow the airline to enhance guest experience, develop world-class infrastructure and security, and improve efficiency. The transformational agreement, one of …

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Batelco Supporting Ministry of Education Digital Empowerment Project

Working towards a Knowledge Based Economy. Manama, Bahrain: Batelco , in line with its commitment to educational initiatives is proud of its long standing partnership with the Ministry of Education. Both national organisations have collaborated over many years to foster educational programmes that support the youth of the Kingdom of Bahrain. Accordingly, Batelco is delighted to support the Ministry of …

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Drivers of Growth: Experience in Kuwait’s IT Sector

Kuwait IT service sector valued at AED 1.2 billion in 2015 Three decades of experience drives growth for STME in Kuwait Dubai – STME, the Middle East’s leading IT solutions provider and systems integrator (SI), headquartered in Dubai, UAE has nine offices spread across the Middle East. One of these is in Kuwait, whose IT service sector is valued at …

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Ecocity World Summit 2015 Launches in Abu Dhabi

– Dynamic programme features workshops, roundtable discussions, plenary sessions, academic panels and more, all under the theme of Ecocities in Challenging Environments. Abu Dhabi – Ecocity World Summit (ECWS), the longest-running international conference series on sustainable cities, officially launched today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Running until 13 October 2015, the Summit has mobilised local, regional and …

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Sharp Rise in Regional Data Volumes Forces SME Organizations to Rethink IT Storage Solution Options by Cost and Performance

Performance and Cost Efficiency Drives Intelligent Tiered-Storage Approach, Says Condo Protego. The Internet of Things (IoT) era, with its sharp increase in data volumes, has made it crucial for regional organizations to rethink their data storage solution selection processes or risk information mismanagement, says IT consultancy Condo Protego. According to a 2015 report released by the consultancy Deloitte, IoT developments …

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Digital work signals a global race to the bottom

By – SciDev.Net – Mark Graham Online technologies could hurt workers’ rights by connecting rich and poor into one labour market, says Mark Graham. William is a 26-year-old freelancer from one of Nairobi’s slums who does search engine optimisation work. He is one of millions in low-income countries like Kenya who can use online work to transcend some of their …

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Sharp Rise in Regional Data Volumes Forces SME Organizations to Rethink IT Storage Solution Options by Cost and Performance

Performance and Cost Efficiency Drives Intelligent Tiered-Storage Approach, Says Condo Protego. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The Internet of Things (IoT) era, with its sharp increase in data volumes, has made it crucial for regional organizations to rethink their data storage solution selection processes or risk information mismanagement, says IT consultancy Condo Protego. According to a 2015 report released by the …

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Lubna Al Qasimi discusses education and development issues with UN officials in New York

HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development, Head of the UAE Committee for the Coordination of Humanitarian Foreign Aid, held a series of meetings with officials at the United Nations, during which a range of topics related to development, education, and family and children affairs were discussed. HE Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi met with …

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BMJ to support KSA’s medical researchers in developing research skills

Senior BMJ editor to visit region to assist researchers in publishing work. BMJ, one of the world’s leading healthcare knowledge providers, will visit doctors, students and researchers across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) from October 12 to 17, 2015 to help them develop their research skills and learn how to write papers that can get published in top journals. …

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Pressure to provide the best sees back-to-school spending increase for 74% of Egypt parents

The majority (61%) of school parents in Egypt claim to have spent 10% more on back-to-school purchases compared to last year, and 13% have increased their spend by 5%, according to new YouGov survey findings. The research, conducted as thousands of parents prepared their children for the new academic year, indicates that parents in Egypt feel pressured to purchase new …

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