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Arab team 3rd place in Intel Global Challenge for Entrepreneurship

With the presence of U.S. President Barack Obama Under the Emirati patronage: Arab team for the first time catches the third rank in the Intel Global Challenge for Entrepreneurship

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Tunisia to boost its S&T with US$16.5 million project

[TUNIS] The Tunisian government has launched a US$16.5 million project to support the country’s scientific research and innovation systems.

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7th Arab Technology Business Competition winners announced

November 7th, they participate in the Intel Global Challenge at UC Berkeley-USA Egypt, Lebanon and Yemen win the top three places in the final of the 7th Arab Technology Business Competition

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Genpact Inaugurates Delivery Center in UAE

Genpact Limited (NYSE: G), a global leader in business process and technology management, today announced the opening of its Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) global delivery center. The 80-seat modern center set up in Dubai as a licensed partner of Dubai Outsource Zone (DOZ), a member of TECOM investments, will provide business process services such as claims processing, customer service, …

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The 7th Arab Technology Business Plan Competition

50 entrepreneurs from 15 Arab countries competing for the first eight ranks 7th Arab Technology Business Plan Competition (TBPC)’s final on October 25th, 2011

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Djibouti: Solar Powered Community Stations Now Open

Doraleh, Djibouti / Dubai, United Arab Emirates: DP World’s programme to develop health and educational capacity along transport corridors in Africa has taken another concrete step forward with the opening of an internetconnected, solar-powered community station in Djibouti.

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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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Sharjah to host 2nd Int Forum on tech transfer in Arab region

Dr. Abdalla Alnajjar, President of the Arab Science and Technology Foundation (ASTF) said that under the auspices of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member of the UAE and Ruler of Sharjah, and the Honorary President of the Arab Science and Technology Foundation, ASTF is organizing in cooperation with the Licensing Executives Society – Arab Countries …

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How Morocco faces the challenge of science literacy

Moroccans are receptive to science, but the country needs a much stronger communication and scientific literacy effort, says Aziz Bensalah. Engaging the public with science probably means something different in Morocco than it does in more developed countries.

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Egypt’s turmoil: a wake-up call for Arab science

The discontent behind recent protests in Egypt carries lessons for how both science and journalism are handled across the Arab world. For most Egyptians protesting vociferously — and ultimately successfully — in Cairo’s Tahrir Square and elsewhere over the past two weeks, the state of the nation’s science will have been far from the top of their complaints.

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