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Abu Dhabi announces world’s first Artificial Intelligence university

Graduate students can now apply to Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence with registration set to open in August 2020 Abu Dhabi today announced the establishment of the Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence, MBZUAI, the first graduate level, research-based AI university in the world. MBZUAI will enable graduate students, businesses, and governments to advance the artificial intelligence …

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Technical school teams from Ismailia, Sharquia, and Alexandria win top prizes in U.S.-Egypt Entrepreneurship Competition

From over 2,000 applicants, 45 teams reached the final stage to present their plans and prototypes Nine technical school teams received awards for their innovative ideas in the Fanni Mobtaker Innovation Competition sponsored by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Ministry of Education and Technical Education, and the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology. The top three prizes …

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Samsung Galaxy partners with YouTube to deliver an uninterrupted viewing and listening experience

Samsung users can enjoy up to 4 months of free, uninterrupted, ad-free access to YouTube Premium, including YouTube Music Premium Samsung Galaxy customers have an exciting reason to celebrate – Samsung Gulf Electronics has partnered with YouTube to offer up to four months of free, uninterrupted, ad-free access to YouTube Premium and its new music streaming service, YouTube Music. As …

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ADDED launches new website during GITEX Technology Week 2019

In line with the move to consolidate Abu Dhabi Government Services’ ‘TAMM’ initiative New online portal reflects department’s efforts to facilitate procedures for customers to enable an easier and flexible experience Al Hajeri: We aim to provide smart government services through a common platform in line with Abu Dhabi’s move towards digital transformation Dubai: The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic …

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Technology can save patients even before they reach hospitals

The VR camera will be used by a medical professional in the hospital to assess the condition of the patient in the ambulance Technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI) and virtual reality (VR), will soon have a critical role to play in emergency response situations, where every minute saved in diagnosing and planning a course of action improves the chances …

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GCC companies must improve execution of their digital transformation strategies to make significant progress

A survey by Strategy& found that just five percent of companies in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa implemented critical technologies that help to foster digitization While the importance of digitization in business is widely accepted and several corporate leaders believe that it can be a major boost to revenue as well as profitability, the outcomes of companies executing their …

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Investing in Iran’s Education Sector

Iran will still be a difficult market for education sector. ran sits at the cross roads of civilisations. Once the seat of the great Persian Empire with its rich, ancient and enchanting historical narrative, the country still retains a lasting allure. With a large, well educated and young population, a relatively high GDP per capita, and a strategic location, Iran …

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Muzn Islamic Banking promotes quality education through education finance

Muzn Education Finance is based on the Islamic principle of Service Ijarah. Muzn Islamic Banking recently launched its Muzn Education Finance to assist aspiring individuals to achieve their educational goals. An affordable and Shariah compliant product, students can now get financing for college and university degrees and diplomas in addition to short term educational programs offered by local and international …

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MENA startup update: $517mln investments YTD; UAE top in funding; rise in fintech deals

The UAE remains top recipient of funding, Egypt tops in deals The startup ecosystem is growing quickly in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), with $517 million being invested in 354 deals in 2019 so far. 2019 year-to-date (YTD) saw $517 million in total funding, an increase of 30 percent compared to the same period of 2018, with a …

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UAE education sector discusses draft of a moral education curriculum

The forum discussed plans and recommendations that relate to the curriculum of moral education, to be implemented on a national level The 2017 School Principals’ Forum was launched in Dubai as an event that represents a co-operative platform for leaders of the education sector. The forum, which was held for the first time, included senior officials from 1,300 public and …

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