Wednesday , 24 July 2019

Science & Tech

ICT Fund signs Scholarship Agreements for UAE Students with Universities in the Country

Proceeding from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) endeavor to promote its position globally in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) fields and to meet the growing needs of the country for specialized graduates from the UAE in related fields, the ICT Fund -a Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) initiative- signed several agreements with a number of renowned universities to sponsor 114 Emirati …

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Abu Dhabi University awards winners in 3rd Annual Chancellor’s Innovation Awards

Aims to enhance the culture of innovation Abu Dhabi, UAE: The four winning teams of Abu Dhabi University ‘s 3rd Annual Chancellor Innovation Awards were announced yesterday during a closing ceremony held on the University’s Abu Dhabi campus. Titled “Make A Difference”, the awards aim to encourage the creative spirit of the University’s staff, faculty & students and enhance the culture of innovation …

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New York Forum AFRICA / Report on the second day

The second day of the first New York Forum AFRICA (http://www.ny-forum-africa.com) which is being held in Libreville, capital the Gabonese capital, was the opportunity for the issues of economic investment and development opportunities to be tackled by the entire continent. At the initiative of Richard Attias & Associates, under the aegis of President Ali Bongo Ondimba, and in partnership with …

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Wataniya Telecom Sponsored Allied Health Sciences College’s Graduation Ceremony

Under the patronage of the Minister of Health Kuwait June 8, 2012: Based on its ongoing support to the education sector and its pioneering CSR strategy program, Wataniya Telecom recently announced its sponsorship of the Allied Health Sciences College’s graduation ceremony, one of Kuwait University colleges. This sponsorship arises from its ongoing support to the education sector and in accordance …

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ATPS Executive Director named the Technology Executive of the Year at the Africa Technology Awards 2012

We are pleased to announce that the ATPS Executive Director, Prof. Kevin Chika Urama, has received an award as the Technology Executive of the Year 2012! He was one of three Executives nominated for the award by the United States based Africa Technology Awards (ATA) – http://www.africatechnologyawards.com/. The 2012 Africa Technology Awards also recognised: Eskom ( http://www.eskom.co.za/live/index.php ) as the Winner of the …

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When one of the UK’s leading international universities wanted a student admissions system fit for a 21st century world, they turned to Tribal…

The University of London International Academy works with 12 Colleges across the historic University of London to provide 50,000 flexible and distance learning programmes to students in 180 countries around the world. Funded by its students, the institution aims to provide a responsive service and set of programmes that compete effectively with universities around the world. The Academy wanted to …

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Women professionals in UAE ready to take on more responsibility to advance career prospects

  Accenture survey shows few professionals plan to leave their employers despite job dissatisfaction among more than half of the respondents. UAE females intending to leave want to be entrepreneurs starting their own business more than their female peers in the world and men in UAE. Abu Dhabi, June 6, 2012: Women in the UAE are ready to accept more …

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Masdar Institute Practical Experience Program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Begins on 18 June

  Two-Week Intensive and Challenging Program on Integrated Energy Systems Comprises Six Modules Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, an independent, research-driven graduate-level university focused on advanced energy and sustainable technologies, today announced the two-week Practical Experience at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) program will begin from 18 June. This is the second consecutive year the program is organized for …

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AfDB Launches Initiative to Invest in Agribusiness in Africa

This initiative has the potential to catalyze unprecedented levels of investments into the agribusiness sector throughout the African continent The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org) launched today, at the AfDB Annual General Meetings, a Fund of Funds focused on agribusiness investments on the African continent. This transformative initiative will address growing food security concerns and unleash the largely untapped …

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Etihad Airways Starts Rolling out Sabre Technology as Part of Billion Dollar Technology Deal

Software-as-a-service catering software to save carrier $5 million each year and transform guest experience Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has started rolling out Sabre software, following the billion dollar technology agreement signed by the two companies last year. The implementation of Sabre’s catering software kicks off the largest technology project in the airline’s history, …

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