Dubai expected to have 5G internet soon!

But soon, that annoying buffering wheel could be a thing of the past. Du has teamed up with the University of Dubai to collaborate on 5G and the Internet of Things (IoT), in line with Dubai’s next generation 2020 5G evolution. The telecom operator will ... ( read original story ...)

Emirates renovates business class lounge for $11 million

Emirates has completed a makeover of its business class lounge at concourse B of Dubai International Airport. The $11 million refurbishment project took two years to complete. Emirates has introduced three concept areas within the Emirates business class ... ( read original story ...)

UAE raises clean energy target to 27% by 2021

Abu Dhabi: The UAE has decided to raise its clean energy target from 24 per cent to 27 per cent by 2021 as part of its commitment to global efforts to fight climate change, a senior official told Gulf News on Sunday. Dr Thani Ahmad Al Zeyoudi, Minister of ... ( read original story ...)

Why finance is key to securing a low-carbon future

As renewable energy costs fall, the UAE government is taking note. Policy is pivoting. Investment flowing. The agenda set. At HSBC, we look forward to actively participating in the UN-convened Global Roundtable on sustainable finance hosted by the UAE this ... ( read original story ...)

UAE woman pioneer, mother and sister laid to rest

UAE Businesswomen Council mourns Bin Karam’s death The UAE Businesswomen Council mourned the death of Bin Karam, whom they described as a "role model of a working citizen". “During her service, Ameera contributed to empowering and strengthening the ... ( read original story ...)

Shurooq encourages Indian business to invest in Sharjah

Sharjah represented a deep-rooted success story that the UAE-India business relations sustained until today, this effectively positioned the UAE as India’s third largest trading partner in 2015 after China and US. Free zones in Sharjah is currently made ... ( read original story ...)

Revealed: UAE workers who will get wage hike

Gareth el Mettouri, associate director at Robert Half UAE, told Gulf News that while some companies ... "Many organisations are still seeking specialist professionals for business critical roles,” el Mettouri said. In fact, among the chief financial ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, US identify 10 sectors to boost trade

Senior UAE and US trade officials have discussed areas of cooperation in ten sectors and industries to boost competitiveness, trade and investment. AmCham Abu Dhabi held its 8th Annual Roundtable Summit, which was attended by over 200 leading business ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai tipped for FIE Congress

“I am pleased with what I see here in Dubai. This place is just excellent,” Rodriguez told Gulf News on Saturday. “Whenever we go to a place it is not just about our delegates visiting all the famous sites, but rather it is about expanding our sport ... ( read original story ...)

New $100m 3D printing investment fund set up in Dubai

Dubai Future Foundation has partnered with Autodesk to provide financing for entrepreneurs Dubai Future Foundation has partnered with US software firm Autodesk to set up a $100m investment fund that will provide financing for entrepreneurs and start-ups in ... ( read original story ...)