Tuesday , 18 June 2019

Science

MBRGI total expenditure on spreading education and knowledge programmes totaled $170mln

6 million people in 29 countries benefitted from Dubai Cares’ educational programmes 5 million participating students in the 2018 Arab Reading Challenge 1 million students accessed Madrasa e-learning platform in its first three months Dubai: The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI) announced that 41 million people across the world have benefitted from its Spreading Education & Knowledge …

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DKT WomanCare Participates with DKT-Egypt/MENA in Africa Health Exposition 2019

DKT WomanCare Global, the global reproductive health marketing and product distribution platform for DKT International, and DKT International-Egypt/MENA have announced that they will participate in the Africa Health Exhibition 2019 at the Gallagher Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa, May 28-30, 2019, and sponsor a lecture by Dr. Eddie Mhlanga on the Essential Steps in Managing Obstetric Emergencies (ESMOE) protocol. Dr. Mhlanga …

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Double pleasure for your body and brain

You can often face the opinion that dancing is not a sport. What’s so complicated about this? Where’s the challenge? But if one ever tries this at least once, he or she immediately realizes that it’s quite a deal of physical work. And here in Dubai, where its weather can make it difficult for some people to take up some …

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50 new technologies and innovations showcased at Dubai Airport Show

Screening system that avoids need to take out laptops at airports, unique loading system, baggage handling system Dubai: The 19th edition of Dubai Airport Show, the world’s largest airport exhibition, witnessed the showcasing of new technologies and innovations in the aviation industry. More than 50 new technologies and innovative products and services were unveiled on the first day of the …

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PhD Fellowships for Women Scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries

The PhD Fellowship is offered to women scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries to undertake PhD research in the natural, engineering and information technology sciences at a host institute in another developing country in the South. Costs covered include travel to the host country, tuition fees, board, accommodation and living expenses, and a special allowance for travel to international …

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Regional Agriculture Industry in Focus This Week at AgraME

A wide range of regional and international companies, speakers, buyers and industry pioneers will be descending on the event to make the most out of the conferences and workshops, at the three-day exhibition which runs from March 5 until 7 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). Agriculture industry professionals from around the world are in Dubai for this week’s AgraME, …

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Virgin Galactic to launch commercial space flights this year – CEO

Founder Richard Branson says more than $1billion of investment has been made into the technology to date Virgin Galactic will start its commercial space operations this year, its chief executive told Zawya. “We will be going into commercial operations this year with a service that will take people into space and back down, and we believe this will be a …

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Five Women Scientists in Developing Countries win 2019 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards

Early-career researchers living and working in Bangladesh, Bolivia, the Gambia, Nepal and Palestine have been recognized for their work in the biological sciences Five researchers have been named winners of the 2019 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World for their research in the biological sciences. The winning scholars from Bangladesh, Bolivia, the Gambia, Nepal and …

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Talel Kamel to lead Collins Aerospace in the Middle East and Africa

Talel Kamel has been named vice president Customer & Account Management for Collins Aerospace in the Middle East and Africa Talel Kamel has been named vice president Customer & Account Management for Collins Aerospace in the Middle East and Africa to further increase the company’s focus and footprint in the region and deliver higher value to customers. Customer & Account …

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Ministers assert UAE is establishing new model of sustainability, investing in advanced science and national talent

Sustainability is the way for the UAE to achieve its Centennial goals The UAE is establishing a new model of sustainability, investing heavily in advanced science and technology, and equipping national talents with the necessary skills to ensure optimal use of available resources, asserted Ministers from the UAE Government at a special ministerial session during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2019. …

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