Tuesday , 23 July 2019

Tag Archives: Global

PA Consulting Group MENA bolsters cyber security capabilities with new senior appointment

Lydia Kostopoulos joins regional team of consulting, technology and innovation firm. PA Consulting Group Middle East and North Africa has appointed one of the region’s most influential cyber security experts to join its growing team working to help clients mitigate the human risk in information security. Lydia Kostopoulos PhD is a global expert in human behaviour security who was recently …

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Expo 2020 Dubai and DP World partner to position the UAE at the heart of future global trade

Partnership with global trade enabler DP World to help Expo 2020 promote a future of Mobility, Opportunity and Sustainability. Dubai, UAE – Expo 2020 Dubai today announced DP World as its Premier Global Trade Partner. The company, which is a leading enabler of global marine and inland trade, owns and operates 77 terminals globally including the Port of Jebel Ali, …

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Samsung Electronics Ranks No. 1 in Global Digital Signage Unit Sales for Seventh Consecutive Year

Diverse SMART Signage Portfolio Helps Samsung Continue with a Leadership Position in the Digital Signage Marketplace. For the seventh consecutive year, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. maintained its position as the worldwide leader in digital signage unit sales. Recently released sales figures from IHS, the leading source of insight, analytics, and expertise in display technology, validate Samsung ‘s leadership in the …

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Arab-World Opportunities Presented in the Global Investment Spotlight at the Largest MENA Investment Conference Starting Today

Defensive plays, dividend payers, and companies with strong cash flows, robust balance sheets and outstanding management teams offer opportunity amid volatile global markets as the Middle East and North Africa looks to a future less-dependent on oil. Dubai, UAE — EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the Arab world, has kicked off the EFG Hermes 12th annual One on …

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What will it take to meet global housing needs?

By Anita Makri – SciDev.Net Disaster zones and cities fuel the crisis. They are also hotbeds for knowledge and innovations to break through it. Shelter is a basic human need. Having a safe and healthy home is a fundamental aspiration for us all: in cities or villages, in poor or rich countries. But too many people struggle to fulfil this …

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During Global Entrepreneurship Week 2015 Intel Fosters Innovation through ‘Cairo Innovates’

Cairo, Egypt: Intel continues to boost its share in innovation, science and technology by joining ‘Cairo Innovates’, a two day exhibition event aiming to activate interest and enthusiasm for science and innovation to increase Egypt’s productivity,that will be held under the organization of Academy of Scientific Research & Technology (ASRT) and Nahdet El-Mahrousa at Baron Palace in parallel with the …

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Digital work signals a global race to the bottom

By – SciDev.Net – Mark Graham Online technologies could hurt workers’ rights by connecting rich and poor into one labour market, says Mark Graham. William is a 26-year-old freelancer from one of Nairobi’s slums who does search engine optimisation work. He is one of millions in low-income countries like Kenya who can use online work to transcend some of their …

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Global Islamic Finance Awards 2015 bring global excitement to Bahrain

After four successful awards ceremonies in Muscat, Kuala Lumpur and Dubai, Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) are making their debut in Bahrain on 28th September when the 5th GIFA ceremony takes place at Gulf Hotel, Manama. More than 30 institutions drawn from the global Islamic financial services will receive awards in over 40 fiercely fought categories. National Bank of Kazakhstan …

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Global Innovation Summit 2015 presents awards to six individuals from diverse sectors

Under the patronage of HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development. The Global Innovation Summit and Awards 2015, held under the patronage of HE Sheikha Lubna Bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development, recognised six individuals for path breaking implementation of technology in diverse sectors. The awards were presented by HE …

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Dubai joins the global “Smart City App Hack” challenge

Dubai Internet City named official partner for the initiative Dubai, Barcelona, Helsinki and Ghent are the four cities currently confirmed to participate in the global Smart City App Hack competition. The cities will join forces to create a network of citizens who will collaborate to develop mobile apps designed to help to design and build the Smart Cities of the …

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