28 February 2017 by Charlotte Kan Research firm IDC forecasts that organisations in the Middle East and Africa will have invested more than U.S.$6.6 billion in Internet of Things (IoT) hardware, software, services, and connectivity in 2016. For SMEs, this network of connected objects is a prime opportunity to save costs. An ecosystem of connected
انطلقت أمس الجلسة الحوارية حول «منتدى الاستثمار المستدام»، إحدى أهم فعاليات أسبوع دبـي للاستثمار 2017، الذي تنظمه مؤسسة دبي لتنمية الاستثمار، إحدى مؤسسات اقتصادية دبي، تحت رعاية كريمة من سمو الشيخ حمدان بن محمد بن راشد آل مكتوم، ولي عهد دبي. شهد سامي القمزي، المدير العام لاقتصادية دبي؛ وفهد القرقاوي، المدير التنفيذي لمؤسسة دبي لتنمية
افتتح سمو الشيخ مكتوم بن محمد بن راشد آل مكتوم نائب حاكم دبي، أمس الدورة الثالثة من أسبوع دبي للاستثمار، والذي تنظمه مؤسسة دبي لتنمية الاستثمار، إحدى مؤسسات اقتصادية دبي، لتعريف المستثمرين بمزايا دبي من خلال استعراض التطورات المتسارعة التي يفرضها القرن الحادي والعشرون. والخطط الاستراتيجية الإقليمية التي تهدف إلى التحول إلى مرحلة اقتصاد ما
Dubai: The ‘Sustainable Investment Forum,’ which was held today as part of the ‘Dubai Investment Week 2017’ — organised by the Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI), an agency of Dubai Economy — witnessed a number of landmark partnerships and ideas exchange on promoting investment that enable businesses and communities to grow sustainably. A partnership
Dubai: Dubai Investment Week 2017 officially opened Monday with the objective of introducing investors to Dubai’s advantages as a strategic hub in the global economy, a gateway to regional growth markets and a leading smart and sustainable city of the future. The event organised by Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI), an agency of Dubai
The Unesco World Heritage Site follows sustainable farming practices Abu Dhabi: Al Ain Oasis date plantations, a Unesco World Heritage Site in the UAE, are saving 75 per cent of the natural resources used in date palm farming thanks to sustainable agricultural practices. Covering 3,000 acres and more than 184,000 date palms, the Al Ain

UAE Mega Projects Power Tourism Industry

MODUL University Dubai Assistant Professor Dr. Ana Stranjančević from Department of Tourism and Service Management provides an expert opinion on the following article: – “Because demand for oil is on the downward spiral expanding investments in the development of tourism is an excellent strategy by the UAE, Dubai particularly to ensure long-term sustainability.  The UAE, particularly Dubai has been
Middle East innovators Virgin Megastore Middle East and North Africa, Sharjah Cooperative Society, MODUL University Dubai, and alfanar are showcasing global best practises in digital marketing to transform the customer experience. By 2020, the Middle East’s e-commerce market is set to more than double to $69 billion, according to a recent report by PayFort. The
The UAE’s commercial capital and its most cosmopolitan city, Dubai, has been identified as the most attractive city in the world to live in in terms of professional and private life, according to an Insead Alumni survey. Among 15 of the world’s prominent cities, Dubai topped the list for the best place to work, ahead
Since the Great Recession of 2008, countries across the world have struggled to achieve robust economic growth with much of the developed world now struggling with a low growth, low inflation environment.  The UAE has fared better than most countries, averaging in excess of 4% economic growth since 2010 despite facing a number of economic