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Dubai emerges as a strong hub for tech by attracting top brands

 Jun 28 2020
 Source: Gulf Today

In an exclusive interview with Gulf Today,Ali Homadi, founder and CEO of Loyica, said Dubai has emerged as a strong hub for technology sector by attracting top brands into the emirate. Continue Reading

The way forward for GCC’s sustainable construction space

 Jun 28 2020
 Source: Gulf Business

Regional governments are stepping up efforts to transition to sustainable building practices Continue Reading

UAE’s Property Finder goes live with real-time viewings

 Apr 22 2020
 Source: Gulf Business

Live Viewings combines Property Finder’s own technology platforms with YouTube Live to introduce live streaming to the UAE real estate market Continue Reading

Possible expo postponement could reap benefits

 Apr 21 2020

The potential postponement of Expo 2020 could result in short-term inconvenience offset by long-term benefits Continue Reading

UAE requests Expo 2020 Dubai postponement to October 2021

 Apr 07 2020

Further to this week’s agreement by the Steering Committee to explore options for a postponement, the Bureau of International Expositions has confirmed that a decision will be made by the Executive Committee meeting by two-thirds majority vote of BIE Member States. Continue Reading

Dubai property needs time to adjust to Expo 2020 postponement

 Apr 02 2020
 Source: Gulf News

Cheap funds need to be available to cash-lite developers and prevent projects stalling Continue Reading

Commercial realty sector seen as huge contributor to UAE's economic growth

 Feb 27 2020
 Source: Khaleej Times

AI led digital transformation is taking shape in the UAE's commercial real estate sector. Continue Reading

World’s Biggest 3D Printed Building Opens in Dubai

 Jan 28 2020
 Source: SingularityHub

Just a few years ago, the idea of a house being spit out by a 3D printer would’ve sounded absurd to most of us. But not only have houses been 3D printed in multiple countries, entire communities of printed homes are being built—and it doesn’t stop there. Continue Reading

Smart Dubai working to develop use of Blockchain

 Jan 27 2020
 Source: Gulf News

Smart Dubai says use cases now span eight industries including tourism Continue Reading

Middle East investors embrace tokenisation to build sustainable wealth

 Aug 07 2019
 Source: Tech Radar

UAE to publish concrete legal frameworks for tokenised assets soon in a bid to improve legal security Continue Reading

Dubai-Sharjah commute now a smooth sail, thanks to new ferry service

 Jul 29 2019
 Source: Gulf News

Gold class more expensive at Dh25, kids go for free — 42 daily journeys scheduled Continue Reading

Dubai-Sharjah commute now a smooth sail, thanks to new ferry service

 Jul 29 2019
 Source: Gulf News

A daily ferry service between Al Ghubaiba Marine Station in Dubai and Aquarium Marine Station in Sharjah was launched on Saturday. Continue Reading

Blockchain Will Do to the Real Estate Industry What Smartphones Once Did to Our Daily Routine

 Jun 09 2019
 Source: Crypto Globe

Marina Generalova is a cryptocurrency and fintech journalist and content creator. She writes about blockchain, cryptocurrency and investments and runs a content agency that helps fintech businesses fill their websites and social media profiles with engaging articles and visuals. Visit her Medium blog for more. Continue Reading

Middle East heats up as global crypto hub

 Apr 30 2019
 Source: Asia Times

In recent months, sales worth $210 million have put UAE at the top of global digital asset fund raising list Continue Reading

Besix launches 3D concrete printing studio in Dubai

 Apr 29 2019

Complete production chain on offer, from concept to printing and assembly, at ‘one-stop-shop’ solution Continue Reading

CBRE launches its first ever Proptech event in Middle East

 Apr 29 2019
 Source: Gulf Today

CBRE, the global real estate consulting firm, has launched its first ever Proptech event in the Middle East. Continue Reading

Smart Dubai Showcases Progress on Dubai Blockchain Use Cases

 Jul 17 2018
 Source: albawaba.com

As part of the ongoing effort to implement the Dubai Blockchain Strategy launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, the Smart Dubai Office held a series of demo days to discuss the progress of 14 blockchain use cases being implemented by 12 government entities across the city. Continue Reading

Dubai Police Department Encourages Residents to Invest in Smart Home Security

 Jul 17 2018

The Dubai Police Department is encouraging homeowners to register for the Dubai Police Smart Home Security program in order to protect their homes while they travel. Department officials called a press conference last week to highlight the importance and impact of enrolling in the security program in crime prevention. Continue Reading

Smart Dubai Organises Brainstorming Session to Explore Prospects of a Shared Technological Infrastructure

 Jul 15 2018
 Source: albawaba.com

Smart Dubai has organised a brainstorming session at its headquarters in Dubai Design District (d3) as part of its Smart Cities Hackathon, drawing representatives from 15 government entities and private companies across various sectors. Continue Reading

First smart police station to come up at Dubai Silicon Oasis

 Jul 15 2018
 Source: gulfnews.com

The first centre to be set up before the end of this year Continue Reading

Demand to soon outstrip supply for Dubai homes

 Jul 14 2018

Expo's legacy effect to drive Dubai realty market forward Continue Reading

Cryptocurrency laws and regulations in UAE

 Jul 13 2018
 Source: vantageasia.com

The terms “Blockchain” or “Bitcoin” were alien to the general public in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) when Satoshi Nakamoto began the Bitcoin phenomenon in 2008. Continue Reading

Dubai Internet City, Dubai Science Park, Dubai Media City Divert One Tonne of E-Waste From Landfills

 Jul 12 2018
 Source: albawaba.com

Following 2017’s highly successful World Environment Day initiative, Dubai Internet City (DIC) and Dubai Science Park (DSP) teamed up to bring back the e-waste collection drive to their communities in collaboration with Uber and Averda. Continue Reading

Dubai Expo 2020 5G takes digital into a new era

 Jul 10 2018
 Source: thenational.ae

World-class network will also help attract top-tier companies to District 2020, the development that will continue Expo 2020’s legacy Continue Reading

PVR signs MoU with Dubai's Al-Futtaim to develop cinema biz in MENA region

 Jul 10 2018

The joint venture will introduce a collection of unique experiential cinema formats to the region including PVR Director’s Cut. Continue Reading

Omar Sultan Al Olama visits Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre, Silicon Park at Dubai Silicon Oasis

 Jul 10 2018
 Source: zawya.com

Visit aims to spark innovative partnerships in artificial intelligence space Continue Reading

Estate agency portal Triplerr in six-figure crowdfund ahead of London launch

 Jul 09 2018
 Source: bdaily.co.uk

Digital estate agency portal Triplerr has embarked on a crowdfunding drive ahead of its launch in the capital. Continue Reading

The future of retail is at home - and it's immersive

 Jul 07 2018

Incorporating technologies such as VR has been on the agenda for many retail stores in the UAE Continue Reading

Big growth seen for virtual reality sector in 2019

 Jul 06 2018
 Source: tradearabia.com

Virtual Reality (VR) has been a revelation for the entertainment and leisure industry in UAE and the rest of the GCC region, and its expansion into theme parks business is expected to bring even more substantial growth by next year. Continue Reading

Dewa launches Ideal Home initiative again

 Jul 05 2018
 Source: tradearabia.com

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has launched the Ideal Home initiative for the third time, to encourage customers to compete with each other in adopting conservation and the best sustainable practices to achieve happy and ideal homes, by meeting the requirements of the nine government organisations involved in the initiative. Continue Reading