Sharjah plans to develop desalination units

The Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (Sewa ... reported Wam, the Emirates official news agency. This came during a meeting of Dr. Engineer Rashid Al Leem, Chairman of Sewa, with a French delegation from Sweez Company, specialised in the development ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Business Women Council drives SMEs

As a nation, the UAE is always working towards women empowerment and advancement, and at Sharjah Business Women Council we strive to enable female leadership, whether in traditional or non-traditional sectors, and all across the corporate levels,” said ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Pavilion to highlight innovative apps at GITEX 2017

SHARJAH: Forty-eight Sharjah government entities are taking ... six new and updated websites and an array of digital services are scheduled to be launched at GITEX Some local news is curated - Original might have been posted at a different date/ time! ( read original story ...)

UAE nomination for IMO executive membership discussed

The meeting was convened as part of efforts to explore the future of the maritime industry and increase its competitiveness globally, according to UAE News Agency (WAM). Al Nuaimi said the UAE has 20 of the world’s leading ports and some of them are ... ( read original story ...)

Why 600 Dubai typing centres could face crunch time

Dubai: As more and more government services are moving online, hundreds of typing centres are struggling to survive in Dubai, and surely in other emirates too. The latest service to be moved away from typing centres is residence visa applications — from ... ( read original story ...)

World Skills event: Team India to vie for gold in Abu Dhabi

New Delhi, Oct 8 () Young Indians will demonstrate their prowess in trades like jewellery design, beauty therapy, mobile robotics, automobile technology and cooking at the World Skills Competition in Abu Dhabi this ... SBT Get latest news & live updates ... ( read original story ...)

Nigeria can be like Dubai – Emma oh my God

How long were you in Dubai for? It was a business trip and I was there for four days. What was the first thing that struck you about Dubai? Their hotels. Everything in the room where I stayed was controlled with an electronic tab; from turning on the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s RTA unveils booking service for drone taxi

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has launched a series of new smart services to coincide with this week’s Gitex event including a booking service that will eventually work with autonomous drone taxis. The other announcements include a smart ... ( read original story ...)