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The UAE is ranked first in the Arab region in the digital competitiveness ranking 2019

Ranking 1st in the Arab Region and 9th globally in “Future Readiness” factor Al Mansoori: A new global testimony is added to the UAE’s long record of achievements Al Mansoori: Technology is the cornerstone of economic and social development strategies and plans adopted by developed economies Al Mansoori: Development and improvement of the technological infrastructure is a nonstop process, and …

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UAE leads Arab region in artificial intelligence adoption

Artificial intelligence (AI) solutions is set to see an annual growth rate of 33.5% in UAE: report The UAE is leading the Arab region when it comes to the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions, which is set to see an annual growth rate of 33.5 per cent, a new report has revealed. The report by the Dubai Technology Entrepreneurship …

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Beirut Institute Summit Examines Future of Smart Cities in the Arab Region

Osman Sultan: “A truly digital Arab region can be a catalyst for furthering integration, economic growth and modern, interactive public services” Entitled “Smart Cities in the Arab Region – Are They Exclusive or Inclusive?”, the second day of Beirut Institute Summit featured an interview with Osman Sultan, CEO of Du, as part of a series of sessions seeking to highlight …

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T-PayTM grows its business in the region 62-fold, led by growth in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt

– Offers over 200 million mobile subscribers in the Arab region the ability to pay for their purchases through their mobiles – T-PayTM has recorded 238- fold traffic growth in the region year-on-year Cairo/Dubai – T-PayTM, the first open mobile payment platform in the Arab region launched by ArpuPlus, revealed today that its business has seen an amazing 62-fold growth …

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Masdar Institute Tops in Research Excellence among 91 Arab Region Universities

‘Second’ and ‘Third’ Rankings in Research Publications Highlight Institute’s Growing Presence in International Scientific Journals Masdar Institute of Science and Technology has topped a prestigious ranking for research excellence, according to the 2015 US News & World Report’s inaugural ‘Best Arab Region Universities’ listing of more than 90 institutions across 16 countries. The independent, research-driven, graduate-level university, focused on advanced …

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World’s Largest Mobile App Competition Returns to the Arab Region

MENA’s young tech entrepreneurs given opportunity to shine on world stage Applied Innovation Institute, Ooredoo and Pearson have announced that the Arab Mobile App Challenge (AMAC) will take place again in 2014, following the success of last year’s pilot competition. The Challenge, which saw thousands of participants enter in 2013, will help foster innovation and entrepreneurship amongst young people in …

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Experts Examine Current and Future Advertising Trends in the Arab Region

TECOM Media Cluster Hosts Panel Discussion as part of Thought Incubator Service Advertising players in the Middle East often rely on global trends to forecast media developments. It must be understood that most of these trends are hardly relevant to the region. It is, therefore, essential that we keep specifics in mind when it comes to predicting and planning ahead, …

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Evolution of Family-Owned Businesses in the Arab Region

  Arab family businesses are redefining roles through effective succession planning and wealth management The Arab region is enriched with countless family-owned businesses that slowly transformed from small trading firms in the early 60s and 70s into regional and global conglomerates and have now started seriously looking at succession planning to manage and preserve their wealth for future generations, according …

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