Friday , 24 November 2017

Tag Archives: Technology

“Gulf Islamic Investments” raises US.$145 million for Silicon Valley Technology Company “Apttus”

Gulf Islamic Investments LLC (‘GII’), a UAE based Islamic financial services company, today announced the successful closing of US.$145 million fund raising for “Apttus”, a Silicon valley based company delivering Enterprise Class, Software-as-a-Service (Saas) Solutions to complete the Quote-to-Cash customer process and the Procure-to-Pay supplier process. This is the fourth company out of Silicon Valley for which GII has raised …

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Low emissions targets and new cleaner technology are priority for GCC infrastructure companies

Expert to speak at Middle East Concrete and PMV Live 2016 about emerging trends and the impact on heavy machinery industry. Infrastructure companies in the Middle East will have to embrace new technologies in order to make their contribution to a cleaner environment and meet low emissions targets, according to leading industry expert Prasad Mane of Frost & Sullivan. Prasad, …

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Loyalty programme members embrace digital technology, but call for more choice of rewards and greater engagement options

A new eBook from Collinson Latitude, part of Collinson Group, highlights the true value of choice, the need for greater connectivity and the value of non-core inventory in loyalty programmes worldwide. A new eBook published today by Collinson Latitude highlights the current opinions and adoption rates of digital technology among loyalty programme members worldwide. It reveals that over eight in …

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3rd annual Arab future cities summit Dubai 2016 gets underway today

Held under the patronage of His Highness Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive Emirates Airline & Group, President Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman Dubai Airports, and with the support of Dubai Economic Council as a Strategic Partner, the 3rd Annual Arab Future Cities Summit Dubai 2016 began today at Palazzo Versace Dubai. H.E. Hani Rashid Al Hamli, Secretary …

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Minister of Communications and Information Technology Briefed on Mobily’s Capabilities Which Supports (2030 Vision)

His excellency, Dr. Mohammed Al-Suwaiyel, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, accompanied by high-level delegation from the Ministry Of Communications and Information Technology, visited yesterday noon Mobily Data Center at Al Malaga, Riyadh; and was briefed on the advanced technologies adopted by Mobily to create data centers which spread in Kingdom cities and provinces, and what such centers provide in …

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Qatar Development Bank sponsors participation of Qatari entrepreneurs at 36th GITEX Technology Week exhibition

In the interest of regionally advancing local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and fostering a culture of entrepreneurship in Qatar, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) is sponsoring local entrepreneurs, currently incubated at Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC) at the 36th GITEX Technology Week 2016 conference and exhibition. The expo is currently taking place at the Dubai World Trade Center in Dubai, …

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Masdar unveils new licences for clean-tech at GITEX

Additional licensing categories will empower UAE start-ups to bring their innovative ideas in clean technology and sustainability to market. Abu Dhabi, UAE – Masdar City, one of the world’s most sustainable urban developments, is introducing new licences to encourage entrepreneurs to set up within the City’s business free zone. The announcement coincides with the 36th Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) …

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GIES 2016: Innovation and Technology to Boost Global Islamic Economic Performance

H.E. Al Awar: Together, we can lead the industrial revolution. Our role is to ensure that innovative solutions are aligned with the ethics and standards embedded in the Islamic economy ecosystem H.E. Al Hashemi: Muslim countries should join forces to develop their technological know-how and share best practices. Investing in human capital and research would help accelerate this process. As …

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Gulftainer marks major technology milestone as one of the UAE’s first companies to go live with SAP S/4HANA

Successful implementation of SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system set to enhance Gulftainer’soperational excellence, human resource potential, and overall financial performance. Sharjah, UAE – Gulftainer, the world’s largest privately-owned, independent port operator based in the UAE, has announced the successful implementation of SAP’s new-generation S/4HANA business suite, marking a major step in the company’s information technology transformation strategy. With the …

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RTA to roll out 3D Printing Technology on Dubai Metro

The Maintenance Department of RTA’s Rail Agency has rolled out the utilization of 3D printing technology on the Dubai Metro. The team has been able to research and start to print parts for the subsystems of the TVMs (Ticket Vending Machines), ticket gates and other metro assets across the network. “The 3D printing technology is advancing at a rapid pace …

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