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Tag Archives: Innovation

Dubai: Innovation Center to aid Tech Entrepreneurs

Majid Bin Mohammed Innovation Center in5 to Serve as Enabling Springboard for Tech Entrepreneurs in Dubai In5 Innovation Center’s Location at Dubai Internet City to Facilitate Access to Tech Ecosystem Majid Bin Mohammed Innovation Center Dubai,UAE – Tuesday, October 4th 2011 [ME NewsWire]. Under the direction of His Highness Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai …

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Egyptian tech turns rice straw into paper, insecticide

[CAIRO] A new chemical pulping technology could eliminate waste by turning rice straw into paper and provide a cheap insecticide to control mosquitoes, according to Egyptian researchers.

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PepsiCo invests in Chickpea production in Ethopia

PepsiCo has set up a project it hopes will increase chickpea production and promote long-term nutritional and economic security in Ethiopia.

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Bahrain: Training workshop for young Arab Entrepreneurs

Yesterday evening concluded the training workshop for Arab young entrepreneurs, hosted by the Bahraini capital Manama, and organized by ASTF, in partnership with Intel Corporation, and with the support of the S. United Nations for Industrial Development “UNIDO”, according to Dr. Abdalla Alnajjar, president of the Arab Science and Technology Foundation (ASTF).

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Islamic states urged to adopt ambitious science plans

[ISLAMABAD] Ambitious proposals to put innovation at the heart of research efforts across the Islamic world were approved by science leaders from member countries of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) last week (11–13 January).

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Syrian inventor scheme bears fruit

[HOMS, SYRIA] Syrian academics are hailing a scheme to nurture inventors a success following a string of patent applications and international prizes for their students’ work. The Science of Invention and Development (SID) Team in Syrian Universities has been running for more than a decade and aims to train Master’s students and graduates on how to be inventors in their …

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Islamic Analysis: Science reforms need to show results

Reforms of science and higher education must deliver results to gain support of society, says science policy specialist Athar Osama. Excellence in higher education and scientific research is not generally attributed to contemporary Muslim societies. For centuries, Muslims have gone through an equivalent of Europe’s Dark Ages and have longed for the dawning of another golden age of science.

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Winner of INJAZ Young Entrepreneurs Competition 2010 Announced

Congratulations to The Fifth Wheel for winning Best Company at this year’s INJAZ Young Entrepreneur Competition 2010 which took place in Morocco. The Lebanese team from St. Joseph School took on 12 other Arab teams to win the coveted title. The winning company was chosen by an esteemed panel of judges including Sam Schamma of Intel, Maher Qaddoura of Meydan, …

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Industrial Manufacturing Sector

The last few years have seen increases in foreign direct investment into parts of The Arab World’s manufacturing sector. The huge variety of the industrial manufacturing sector allows for limitless opportunity to innovate, save costs, increase productivity and contribute towards growth. If you have ideas to contribute in any of the above areas – the world is waiting for you …

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Environmental Technologies Sector

If The Arab World can develop its agricultural and industrial sectors in harmony with the environment, Arab innovators can lead the way in one of the world’s fastest growing industries. It is an arena that is ripe for innovation and fresh thinking. Environmental engineering also incorporates elements from agricultural engineering, biology, chemical engineering, chemistry, civil engineering, ecology, geography, geology, marine …

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