Sunday , 18 August 2019

Marc Mcilhone

Marc Mcilhone
Marc Mcilhone is ArabBrains' Editor - sourcing news and features content and overseeing the work of the site’s contributors. Marc’s work is informed by his technical background in architecture having worked for some of the UK’s leading practices on projects within the education, healthcare and housing sectors. Marc has a particular interest in how innovators are creating sustainable solutions that have a positive impact on people’s everyday lives. Please email press releases and news to: editor@arabbrains.com

“Innovators Under 35” Receives Hundreds of Applications from Around the World

The initiative, first launched in July 2018 by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, Chairman of the Board of Trustees AT Dubai Future Foundation, aims to highlight the success stories of young Arab innovators under the age of 35 from around the world, showcasing their achievements in various vital …

Read More »

British Orchard Nursery collaborates with Department of Finance to open its 22nd branch in the UAE

The preschool aims to raise the happiness level for working mothers by bringing nursery education for their little ones at their doorstep UAE’s largest preschool chain, British Orchard Nursery has collaborated with the Department of Finance to open a nursery at the DOF headquarters in His Highness the Ruler’s Court. The preschool aims to raise the happiness level among its …

Read More »

The Future of Higher Education in the Twentieth Century (English Edition) by Karim Al-Zubaidi is published

“The Future of Higher Education in the Twentieth Century in the Arab World and the Gulf Countries and the Prospects of Its Development (English Edition)” by Karim Al-Zubaidi is published About the Book: The book provides practical guideline on how the higher education (universities, higher academic studies, higher institution studies, research institutes) should and must be applied in order to …

Read More »

Mohammed bin Rashid visits Expo 2020 Dubai infrastructure projects

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed was briefed by Al Hashemy about the progress of the projects The Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, visited several infrastructure projects related to the Expo 2020 Dubai, which will begin in October 2020, with the participation of 95 countries. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid …

Read More »

Compass International School Doha marks expansion with family event at Mall of Qatar

The interactive booth welcomed over 50 families who had the opportunity to ask questions about the school’s facilities and academic programme, while children enjoyed a specially designed creativity area To celebrate the opening of its new campus, Compass International School Doha hosted an information and recruitment booth at the Mall of Qatar (MOQ). The interactive booth welcomed over 50 families …

Read More »

The CISI and Abu Dhabi global market academy partner to elevate financial education in UAE

Our Principal Partner, the APO Group will present the inaugural APO Group African Women in Media Award as part of #AWIEFAwards 2019. This prestigious award will recognise and celebrate a woman journalist who supports female entrepreneurship in Africa. The winner stands a chance to win a 2500 USD cash prize, an all-expenses paid trip to an International Women’s Forum and …

Read More »

A spiritual journey in the age of technology

Machine is increasingly making our lives comfortable and safe. Look no further than the holy city of Makkah, where Hajj is under way, to understand how It is hard to think of anything in our lives that has remained untouched by technology. Not even our innermost spiritual recess. Such a development might have had a disruptive impact on many areas …

Read More »

Smart Education & Learning: Worldwide Market Insights & Projections (2019-2025)

Smart Education and Learning market worldwide is projected to grow by US$884.5 Billion, guided by a compounded growth of 25%. Staying on top of trends is essential for decision makers to leverage this emerging opportunity. The report addresses this very need and provides the latest scoop on all major market segments. Hardware, one of the segments analyzed and sized in …

Read More »

Armenia and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) sign memorandum to advance Africa’s smart development

The signing followed a recent visit to the ECA and Ethiopia by the Foreign Minister of Armenia, Zohrab Mnatsakanyan The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and Armenia recently signed a memorandum that seeks to unite efforts of the ECA and the Enterprise Incubator Foundation (EIF) in advancing the smart development concept to help Africa in implementing Agenda 2030 …

Read More »

Green for Growth Fund (GGF) attracts EUR 4 million in new catalytic funding for climate action in Middle East North Africa (MENA) region

GGF has seen remarkable growth in its MENA investment portfolio, which increased by over 50% in volume in 2018 to cross the EUR 133 million mark Climate Action in the Middle East North Africa (CAMENA) invests EUR 4 million in the GGF to attract private capital for helping the region fight climate change; together with EUR 5 million EIB investment, …

Read More »