Al Gergawi: Strong leadership, innovation make UAE a success

Abu Dhabi: The UAE is well-placed to tackle challenges thanks to the strong foundations laid down by its leaders and the culture of innovation they have fostered, Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future, said. He was ... ( read original story ...)

Entry-level gaming laptops poised for growth in UAE

Dubai: Dell and Acer are seeing a growth in gaming, two-in-ones [detachables] and convertible [a computer that can be switched to a tablet style by folding] laptops in the UAE despite a fall in overall PC sales. Daniel Trachino, General Manager at Acer ... ( read original story ...)

Velop provides 100% internet speeds across home network

Dubai: Linksys has introduced Velop in a bid to provide fast ... It serves as a router, range extender, access point and bridge which provides users the technology they need as they bring new and more devices into the home. It comes with single, dual ... ( read original story ...)

UAE researchers receive UK grants

ABU DHABI // Two teams of UAE researchers are among the first to receive grants from a total of Dh45 million being awarded by the British government in the Arabian Gulf to tackle global challenges. Researchers at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology ... ( read original story ...)

This Gitex, get a TV, BMW for just Dh96,000

The major Dubai electronics retailer is bringing back its TV-plus-car deal, which got everyone's heads scratching in awe during the past editions it was offered. Originally debuting in 2015, this year's Spring deal comes with a 65-inch LG Super UHD smart ... ( read original story ...)

UAE healthcare sector to grow to Dh103b by 2021

While doing this, it is moving more towards interaction and self-management which is aided by the ever-growing digital technology in the sector," said Anthony Hobeika, chief executive officer, at MENA Research Partners. UAE accounts for 26 per cent of the ... ( read original story ...)

50% of today’s jobs can be replaced by technology: new report

A joint initiative by the UAE Ministry of Economy and the United Nations Industrial ... looking specifically at six themes: technology and innovation; global value chains; skills, employment and education; sustainability and environment; infrastructure ... ( read original story ...)

Digital payment services in the UAE: A new e-Payment Regulation

The UAE continues to embrace technology innovation in line with its government's 'Smart Dubai' initiative to transform Dubai into the world's smartest city. With Emirates NBD having recently launched the UAE's first 'digital only' bank, digital payment ... ( read original story ...)

Amazon to acquire UAE’s

We're looking forward to both learning from and supporting them with Amazon technology and global resources. And together, we’ll work hard to provide the best possible service for millions of customers in the Middle East.” Dubai billionaire Mohamed ... ( read original story ...)