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Tag Archives: UAE

Impact of augmented reality and AI in focus as UAE Ambassador to UK attends Expo 2020’s London World Majlis

Expo 2020’s World Majlis series was launched in Dubai in December 2017 and has travelled to Abu Dhabi, New York, Shanghai and Kigali The huge potential of new technologies, such as augmented reality and artificial intelligence, will be best achieved by engaging and educating people on its capabilities and collaborating to ensure it is used for the global good. That …

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UAE leaders congratulate President of Seychelles on Independence Day

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has sent a message of congratulations to Danny Faure, President of Seychelles, on the occasion of his country’s Independence Day. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and …

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Preparing youth in the UAE for the Future of Work

Initiative from the World Bank, AWS and AGFE trains students on cloud technology and soft skills The World Bank, in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS), and the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education (AGFE), hosted the Skills for The Future Initiative (SFI) at Zayed University in Dubai on June 19th and 20th. The program introduced the next generation of …

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Two schools from the Middle East enter 2019 Panasonic Global Kid Witness News contest

UAE’s Elite Private School topped the award’s Senior Category while Pakistan’s The City School shone brightest in the Junior Category. Two schools from the Middle East have been adjudged as regional winners of the 2019 Kid Witness News (KWN) Contest organized by Panasonic. UAE’s Elite Private School topped the award’s Senior Category while Pakistan’s The City School shone brightest in …

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Web Summit in talks with UAE government to organize a global tech event in the country by 2022

Web Summit, one of the largest technology events in the world that attracts tens of thousands of attendees every year in Lisbon, Portugal, is in talks with the UAE government to organize a global technology event in the country, Web Summit’s CEO Paddy Cosgrave told Arabian Business earlier this week. The company behind Web Summit, in addition to Web Summit, …

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Belt and Road could reshape MENA trade

Chinese companies are prominent players in the region’s infrastructure projects The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is expected to play a central role in the connectivity agenda of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Connecting Chinese trade hubs such as Hong Kong and Shenzhen to the Egyptian Suez Canal, the UAE’s Jebel Ali Free Zone and Oman’s Duqm …

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UAE promotes clean energy, green initiatives

UAE has taken early steps to conserve natural resources, increase the contribution of clean energy, and implement green development plans World Environment Day 2019 provides an opportunity to urge governments, industries, communities, and individuals to work together to explore renewable energy and green technologies, thereby improving air quality in cities and regions around the world, said Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, …

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Arc Skills, offering lifelong learning across UAE; earns seal of alignment from International Society for Technology in Education

World’s first lifelong learning company joins elite group of companies who have earned the gold standard for high-quality edtech products Arc Skills, the world’s first lifelong learning company, which is set to expand its courses across the UAE, has been awarded the coveted International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Seal of Alignment for its Soar Values programme, joining a …

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H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed receives South African counterpart

The two ministers also exchanged views on the latest developments in the region H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received in Abu Dhabi today Lindiwe Sisulu, South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, to discuss ways of enhancing joint cooperation within the framework of friendship ties between the two countries. The …

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Two MEFMA members recognized at Global FM Awards of Excellence 2019

UAE-based integrated facilities management (FM) providers Emrill Services and Adeeb Electrical & Electronics Services were honored Two members of the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) bagged major awards at the prestigious Global FM Awards of Excellence 2019. UAE-based integrated facilities management (FM) providers Emrill Services and Adeeb Electrical & Electronics Services were honored in the recently concluded competition for …

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