18 Jumada I 1445 - 2 December 2023
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Taj Dhabi awarded two new developments in KAFD
Business & Money | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 10:30 am
Taj Dhabi, a subsidiary of Trojan Construction Group, has been awarded the Design and Build contract for two new developments in KAFD, Saudi Arabia’s prime business district, located in the heart of Riyadh. Marking the occasion with a signing ceremony at KAFD were Gautam...
du becomes first telco in the region to empower talent with access to Cisco Networking Academy
Technology & IT | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 10:19 am
du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), today announced a partnership with Cisco to facilitate access to the prestigious Cisco Networking Academy. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between du and Cisco paves the way for a comprehensive talent development program. As the...
RAKEZ leads the way in sustainable business growth with the launch of its COP28 business set-up offer
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 10:01 am
In a resounding commitment to support sustainability and environmentally conscious entrepreneurs, Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) introduces its ground-breaking COP28 business set-up offer. This strategic move aligns seamlessly with the goals of the 28th UN Climate Change Conference of the...
Azizi Developments renews its partnership with US-based Cummins Inc. for another six buildings in Riviera
Business & Money | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 9:48 am
Azizi Developments, a leading private developer in the UAE, has renewed its partnership with the American global leader in the design, manufacturing, distribution, and supply of a wide range of power solutions, Cummins Inc, for six buildings within the fourth phase of its mega-project Riviera in...
Saudi Arabia leads adoption of AI in financial services closely followed by UAE, says Finastra global survey
Technology & IT | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 9:44 am
Finastra’s annual global survey reveals that despite economic constraints, financial institutions in the UAE and Saudi Arabia are among the global leaders in investment in artificial intelligence (AI), Banking as a Service (BaaS) and embedded finance. The ‘Financial Services: State of the...
Steering decarbonisation in construction, Big 5 Global continues its towering success in the ‘Year of Sustainability’
Business & Money | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 9:28 am
The 44th edition of Big 5 Global, supported by the UAE Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure, will bring together global leaders in construction, industry professionals, regulators, and innovators from 4 to 7 December 2023, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Together, they will provide a...
Estonia Targets 100% Renewable Energy by 2030, Showcasing Green Initiatives at COP28
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 9:12 am
As the Conference of the Parties (COP) 28 convenes in Dubai, Estonia stands ready to lead the charge in forging a sustainable future. The Estonian delegation arrives at this pivotal climate conference with a resounding commitment to illuminate the pathway towards a sustainable society. Through an...
Farnek obtains full ESCO accreditation from Dubai’s RSB  ahead of COP28
Business & Money | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 9:07 am
Leading UAE-based smart and green facilities management company Farnek has been granted full accreditation as an Energy Services Company (ESCO) from Dubai’s Regulatory & Supervisory Bureau (RSB).   The RSB was established in 2010 and works under the auspices of the Dubai...
University of Bradford Establishes Dubai Advisory Board to foster growth and diversification in the GCC
Business & Money | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 9:00 am
The University of Bradford, renowned for its global impact on social mobility, has taken a significant step towards expanding its influence and enhancing its offerings with the formation of the Dubai Advisory Board (DAB).  “The establishment of the Dubai Advisory Board marks a...
Energy efficiency technology can help refineries abate up to 400 million tonnes of CO2 per year
Environment & Energy | Tuesday 28 November, 2023 8:53 am
Ahead of key environmental discussions at COP28, DecarbonX, an Angara initiative driving decarbonisation solutions for petroleum infrastructure, calls for urgent action from the petroleum industry to tackle the issue of fouling, by adopting technology that can significantly reduce refinery...