The second edition of the Smart SMB Summit & Awards is set to be held on the 11th of September at the Atlantis in Dubai on the 11th of September.
Business leaders from the UAE and Africa to mentor high-potential startups as they build their businesses and target new market opportunities; announcement comes ahead of the 5th Global Business Forum (GBF) on Africa, takin
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, together with the DIFC FinTech Hive, the largest financial technology accelerator in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA), are the first in the region to cer
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the Middle East, has partnered with SAP, a market leader in enterprise software, to become the first bank globally to implement SAP Financial Services Data Platform.
Dubai Retail, the retail management arm of Dubai Holding, has announced that JRG Dubai, its home-grown restaurant management company, has rebranded as Sarood Hospitality, marking a n
Emirates District Cooling LLC [Emicool] – a leading district cooling service provider in the region and a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC has been conferred with its 9th consecutive IDEA District Energy Aw
To highlight its vision for the future of urban mobility and to underscore its commitment to a sustainable future, Uber recently partnered with telecom service provider du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), to demonstrate
The UAE ranked as high as 22nd from among 180 countries overall, and ahead of other Middle Eastern countries.
Under the patronage of H.H.
With the UAE becoming a hotbed for global tech design and innovation, developers from around the world have flocked to Dubai to show off the latest Virtual Reality (VR) experiences built as part of the recent VR & Beyond competition, establish
Meydan One, a next-generation lifestyle and retail destination, today announced its partnership with SMEDistrict, the Dubai-based incubation platform, that aims to bring to life a comprehensive start-up development programme focused on the retail
With more than 1,700 projects worth USD 1 trillion, China’s ambitious One Belt, One Road Initiative aims to positively impact 4.4 billion people, or 65 percent of the world’s population that equals to about 40 percent of the global gross domestic
Keeping with their commitment to support entrepreneurs and build key networks across the region, the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) and Endeavor, a global non-profit pioneering in the high-impact entrepreneurship movement, have signed a
Etisalat and Huawei , a leading global provider of ICT infrastructure and smart devices—today announced during Mobile World Congress a strategic partnership to deploy end-to-end 5G network in UAE in 2019.
The National Program for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises and Projects of the Ministry of Economy, held a press conference for the launch of AIM Starup 2019 with the theme “Harnessing Global Digitization to Empower Startups and SMEs” which will
His Excellency Mohammed Al Gergawi, UAE Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Managing Director of Dubai Future Foundation, today announced that Dubai will host the FIRST Global Robotics Challenge i
he Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai launched three quality initiatives today aimed to accelerate future-readiness of the economy and enhance private sector participation in developing a competitive policy framework for achieving s
Four-in-five UAE consumers expect an immediate response from the organizations and vendors they contact—part of a growing demand for ‘SuperServe’ customer engagement, according to the latest global research conducted by Avaya Holdings Corp. and Da
The Commercial Compliance & Consumer Protection (CCCP) sector in the Department of Economic Development (DED) has announced an automatic settlement facility to traders eligible for 50% reduction on commercial fines.
The Department of Economic Development (DED) has launched the 'Dubai Economic Report 2018,' which reviews the major macro- and sectoral level economic developments and growth in the emirate during 2017.
In line with its efforts to support the UAE National Innovation Strategy, H.H.
Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) Service Centre – Al Hamra has been awarded with a 4-star rating by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Prime Minister’s Star Rating Program for Service Centres for its commitment to delivering high
Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) Academic Zone has announced its collaboration with Canadian University Dubai (CUD) on a series of initiatives toward encouraging entrepreneurship among youth.
Under the patronage of Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Sheraa (Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center) hosted its inaugural Seed program Showcase Day, at the Sharjah Entrepreneurial Festival, earlier today.
Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory authority for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), the integrated free zone technology park has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs-
Honeywell today announced the official opening of an innovation hub at the company’s regional headquarters in Dubai.
Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) has once again bagged a prestigious recognition at fDi’s Global Free Zones of the Year Awards 2018, winning the ‘Bespoke Award – Reduction in Red Tape’. Representatives from fDi Intelligence ma
The Federal Electricity & Water Authority (FEWA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Honeywell (NYSE: HON), a global leader in Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies for buildings, to dr
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announced that it will install 270,000 new s
Wahed Invest, a New York headquartered investing platform, is, the first fin-tech Islamic Economy startup, with a valuation of $100m