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Tag Archives: Abu Dhabi

Hub71 launches region’s first Microsoft Reactor programme to build technical skills

Abu Dhabi-based tech start-up ecosystem also welcomed 17 new start-ups, taking the total number to 35. Hub71, Abu Dhabi-based tech start-up accelerator, launched the region’s first Microsoft Reactor programme and welcomed 17 new start-ups to its network as it widens its entrepreneurial ecosystem. Microsoft Reactor – an initiative by tech giant Microsoft – is a platform that enables interaction between …

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World Future Energy Summit opens today

We show you our most important and recent visitors news details World Future Energy Summit opens today in the following article. The World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi opens today (Jan. 13), with organizers leading by example to show how even small changes can make businesses more environmentally sustainable. The four-day event incorporates sustainability initiatives across its operations, ranging …

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Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea to Attend Global Energy Forum in Abu Dhabi

In 2020, Equatorial Guinea will be organizing, and participating in, a series of high-level international roadshows in China, the UAE, the US and Africa. As part of Equatorial Guinea’s Year of Investment Initiative which is centered on driving investment in Equatorial Guinea and Africa’s leading oil and gas-producing economies, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima will …

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Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala ‘not in a rush’ on Softbank’s tech fund investment

The state fund is now focused on over 80 companies in Vision Fund 1. Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala Investment Co. is assessing the strategy of Vision Fund 2, Softbank’s second technology fund, and is currently focused on the companies in the first fund, according to one of its senior executives. “We are not in a rush to make a …

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Free after-school sessions in Abu Dhabi for over 5,600 students

The first phase delivered 15 courses over 70 classes to 1,793 students. More than 5,500 students across Abu Dhabi will benefit from the new phase of the free after-school classes, which promote critical thinking and introduces kids to crucial topics relevant to the job market. The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (Adek) announced the launch of phase two …

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Four aviation startups set up base in Abu Dhabi

Natilus, Red Crow Intelligence, Precious Payload and EarthX are now making plans to move to Abu Dhabi’s Hub71 Four startups from the US, UK, Palestine and Russia have chosen Abu Dhabi as base for the Emirate’s innovation-led mindset and Hub71’s supportive startup ecosystem. The UAE is making headlines with startups from around the world for having one of the largest …

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Abu Dhabi’s Musanada commences construction of schools in Ain Al Fayda

The two schools occupy a total area of more than 76.2thousand square metres at a cost of approximately $79mln The Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) has begun constructing two schools in the Ain Al Fayda area in Al Ain City, occupying a total area of more than 76.2 thousand square metres at a cost of approximately AED289.5 million. The …

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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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“Thinking 2020s: What to expect? How to prepare?”

Beirut Institute Summit Abu Dhabi edition III to be held on October 13 & 14 under the theme “Thinking 2020s: What to expect? How to prepare?” This October, high-level political leaders and policy makers in the Arab region and world beyond will gather at the Beirut Institute Summit Abu Dhabi edition III to launch in-depth discussions of the most pressing …

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SME focus: The big Middle East startup investors this August

G42 Group invests in Jollychic, Vy Capital funds UrbanClap and Falcon Network completed six investments A number of funding deals and start-up investments made it to the headlines in the region this month, and Zawya has rounded up the top investments (in no particular order) we think you should know about. Vy Capital Funds UrbanClap UrbanClap, an online Indian home …

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