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Tag Archives: Dubai

Henkel’s Forscherwelt science lab now open in Dubai’s children’s city

The inauguration held earlier today was attended by Talib AbdulKareem Jilfar, Chief Executive Officer, Infrastructure Services Sector and Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah, Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board and the Shareholders’ Committee of Henkel Earlier today, Henkel, in partnership with Dubai Municipality’s Children’s City officially inaugurated its first permanent Forscherwelt (Researchers’ World) Science Lab for children in Dubai. It was attended by …

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Dubai: Uganda’s innovation push is driving its development: Prime Minister

H.E. Ruhakana Ruganda discusses Uganda’s ongoing efforts to foster innovation and scale up infrastructure development at the Global Business Forum Africa 2019 in Dubai Uganda is using innovation to solve social challenges, drive its development, and create new employment opportunities, H.E. Dr. Ruhakana Ruganda, Prime Minister of Uganda said during an opening session at the Global Business Forum Africa (GBF …

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Dubai takes the lead in global climate change education

Climate Change Conference Offers Perfect Lead up to Expo2020 Next Year. United Arab Emirates: Dr Abdulla Al Karam, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General, KHDA was among those present at a recent Climate Change Conference held at The Kindergarten School on Tuesday 12 November to celebrate the launch of a new school curriculum. The curriculum is unique …

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Green Pledge: Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim to eliminate single-use plastic by 2025

Group’s single-use plastic policy will help tackle one of the most pressing environmental challenges of the region Dubai head-quartered retail giant Majid Al Futtaim announced on Tuesday a group-wide commitment to phase-out single-use plastics across all the countries where it operates by 2025. The group currently operates 26 shopping malls, 13 hotels, almost 300 Carrefour stores, 46 VOX Cinemas screens …

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Dubai: A global hub for entrepreneurship and innovation

Fahad Al Gergawi, CEO of Dubai FDI said: “Team Dubai Advantage initiative is inspired by the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to make Dubai a global hub for entrepreneurship and innovation and a test-bed for leading technologies shaping the future.” Dubai FDI, the …

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University of Wollongong in Dubai reports 35% surge in student enrolments

New degrees in nursing, communication and media spike admissions to five-year high University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), the first international university and premier Australian education provider in the Middle East, reported a 35 per cent overall increase in student enrolment across its foundation, undergraduate and graduate programmes. Leading this growth are the university’s most popular degrees in business, engineering …

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Merck to establish its Sustainability Centre at District 2020, Dubai

A world-leading German science and technology company is the most recent organisation to announce its collaboration with District 2020 in Dubai Merck KGaA Germany, a leading science and technology company, announced today the establishment of its Sustainability Centre in District 2020 (District2020.ae), Dubai. With a special focus on countries of the Global South, the centre comprises diverse programs that address …

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Dubai CommerCity to showcase growing e-commerce opportunities in the MENASA region at E-Commerce Expo 2019

Exhibition to be held from September 25-26 at Olympia, London DCC will be the ideal regional hub for e-commerce businesses looking to offer services in the Middle East and beyond, given its strategic location close to Dubai International Airport (DXB), the world’s busiest international airport. It will optimize the experience of foreign investors by offering solutions that ensure ease of …

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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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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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