Wednesday , 20 November 2019

Technology

UAE bids on nano-tech cloud seeding to create more rain

The tests will determine whether the new materials will work in reality The UAE has started a new campaign that uses innovative new cloud seeding materials to create more rainfall in the country. The new initiative launched by the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science includes dispersing refined nanomaterials through flights into the clouds to boost water condensation. In …

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Green finance and global energy transition

Erich Becker, founder and managing partner of Exergy Capital Management, says that key challenges undoubtedly arise as a result of such a significant transformation. he global energy transition, the historic shift to low-carbon emission economies, continues to gain traction as more and more countries proceed on the path to sustainable development in all its forms. Key challenges undoubtedly arise as …

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Saudi Arabia to nationalize 14,000 jobs in communications and IT sector

The targeted functions include specific areas such as artificial intelligence, IoT, software development, game development, databases, among others The Saudi Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and the Human Resources Development Fund (Hadaf) have launched a program to nationalise 14,000 jobs in the ICT sector. The program, which is divided into four phases, targets technical support functions in the first …

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RAKBANK partners with Mastercard to boost e-commerce growth for UAE SMEs

RAKBANK SME customers will now be able to create an online store, accept online payments, manage invoices and prevent fraud The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah (RAKBANK) today announced its partnership with Mastercard, a technology leader in the global payments industry, to make online payments for Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) safe, simple and smart. The partnership is a push …

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UAE and Saudi Arabia lead GCC digital transformation interest online

Search for strategic digital terms increases throughout GCC New results released by SEMrush, the award-winning all-in-one digital marketing suite, identifies the UAE and Saudi Arabia as clear leaders in GCC-wide online searches relating to digital security and transformation over the last 12 months. The back-data study covered four key strategic digital terms: ‘digital transformation’, ‘digital marketing’, ‘cyber security’ and ‘computer …

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Canon showcases ‘Education for Life Plus’ ecosystem at MENA Innovation 2019

‘Education for Life + is a Canon program that aims to enhance students’ experience through introducing new services to the higher education Jeddah, KSA: Canon Middle East, a leader in imaging solutions, is showcasing its ‘Education for Life Plus’ (EFL+) ecosystem of digital education solutions at the MENA Innovation 2019 being held in Muscat from 15-17 September 2019. Education for …

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InfiNet Wireless to highlight the raw power of 5G at GITEX 2019

Broadband wireless access leader to use MENA region’s premier technology event to launch several industry first mmWave-band solutions for the 5G era. Infinet Wireless, a global leader in fixed broadband wireless connectivity, has announced its participation in GITEX Technology Week 2019, where it will introduce the region to the cutting edge in network upgrades that will allow enterprises to enhance …

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Estonian President says her country and UAE ‘can help other countries enter digital revolution’

President Kaljulaid is currently visiting the UAE along with a business delegation taking part in the 24th World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi. The UAE and Estonia can work together to help other countries in entering the digital revolution, said the Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid. President Kaljulaid is currently visiting the UAE along with a business delegation taking part in …

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QSTP gears up for 3rd edition of Arab Innovation Academy

Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), part of Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation, is inviting university students from Qatar and the Mena region to apply for the third edition of its Arab Innovation Academy (AIA), the largest entrepreneurship boot-camp of its kind in the region. A collaboration between QSTP and the European Innovation Academy (EIA), the hands-on entrepreneurship programme …

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Dubai-based tech company breaks into the US with its disruptive workforce solutions

MIMS has successfully disrupted industries such as logistics, hospitality, facility management, security, emergency response, maritime, aviation and transportation, across a number of regions Arrow Labs, a Dubai-based technology company has been making a splash both locally and in the US for its innovative technology, MIMS – a field workforce management software designed to improve performance, efficiencies and organizational revenue. In …

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