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Bahrain targets ICT to become fintech hub

Bahrain’s Economic Development Board (EDB) has made the kingdom a data destination for Amazon Bahrain’s Economic Development Board (EDB) has made the kingdom a data destination for Amazon and is now keen to leverage the Kingdom’s telecoms connectivity and IT knowledge pool to become a regional fintech hub, said a top official. Khalid Al Rumaihi, CEO of EDB, was addressing …

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Etihad hub Abu Dhabi International Airport sees slower passenger growth this year

Etihad Airways’ hub Abu Dhabi International Airport expects a slowdown in the pace of passenger growth this year, the acting chief executive of operator Abu Dhabi Airports said on Monday. The United Arab Emirates’ second busiest commercial airport expects to handle “around 25 million” passengers in 2017 compared with 24.5 million in the previous year, Abdul Majeed al-Khoori told Reuters …

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mCarbon, world’s largest supplier of mobile airtime credit solution chooses Dubai as its Middle East hub

With 8 million transactions a day, the product touches almost 400 million subscriptions every month. mCarbon, India’ leading mobile technology service provider, is the largest supplier of airtime advance and credit in the world and has established itself as a clear leader in the space. The company has chosen Dubai as its Middle Eastern headquarters. With 8 million transactions a …

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New study shows UAE a thriving hub for entrepreneurs

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) continues to serve as a hub for business innovation with a new study showing that the number of LinkedIn members noting entrepreneurship as their core job function nearly doubled in the past year. Moreover, the UAE is gaining the highest percentage of LinkedIn members identifying entrepreneurship as their job function from other countries within the …

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d3 launches “urban comissions” to support dubai’s ambition to become a hub for innovative design

Dubai Design District (d3), Dubai’s newest creative space has recently collaborated with Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts, and heritage, and Design Days Dubai, to launch “Urban Commissions” a new project inviting designers, architects, engineers, researchers, students and professionals, to design innovative public installations for the city of Dubai. The winning proposal …

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