Honeywell: Smart technology a key driver of e-commerce

Edmond Mikhael, general manager, Honeywell Safety and Productivity Solutions (SPS) in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) commented: "The study shows that new technology is changing the retail sector within the UAE in a positive way. He added ... ( read original story ...)

Smart Dubai Launches New Service Through ‘Dubai Now’ App

The Dubai Now platform targets all members of the public, the business sector and visitors. It compiles government services and integrates them in an effort to provide easy and smooth access. The platform includes 11 categories of services: security and ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Media City Hosts Networking Event

Dubai Media City, the region’s largest community dedicated to the media industry, hosted its second 360 Network event at In5 Innovation Centre, Al Sufouh. The 360 Network event speed networking platform offered a unique opportunity for business partners ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai gold rates fall to lowest in weeks

Dubai: Gold jewellery rates have just fallen to their lowest levels in weeks, giving jewellery fans in the UAE more opportunities to score some bargains. After soaring to more than Dh160 per gram, 24-karat gold plunged to Dh154.50 on Monday, down by nearly ... ( read original story ...)

SEWA to outline sustainable plans at The Big 5 Solar 2017

organisers of the only dedicated solar event in the region reveal From 26-29 November, industry professionals will be able to visit SEWA’s stand at the Dubai World Trade Centre, and listen to the authority’s chairman Dr Rashid Alleem speaking at the ... ( read original story ...)

TP-Link MEA FZE, Assr Al Jawal partner for UAE

TP-Link Technologies Co Ltd, a maker of SOHO, SMB networking products, wireless LAN solutions and mobile devices, has appointed Assr Al Jawal as its distributor for the Neffos smartphone portfolio in the United Arab Arabs (UAE). According to the vendor ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi health-care provider Seha to recruit 2,000 nurses

The new recruits will help the emirate’s public health-care provider, the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (Seha), meet international nurse-to-patient ratios, said Aisha Al Mahri, allied health group director at Seha Nursing, told Gulf News. ( read original story ...)

Over 160 Dubai schools to be inspected

Dubai: A total of 166 private schools will be inspected by Knowledge and Human Development Authority in Dubai in the latest cycle of school inspections, which started last week. Now in its 10th cycle, the inspections include seven new schools that will ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s GEMS Education planning over $1 bln loan ahead of IPO

DUBAI, Oct 1 (Reuters) - GEMS Education, an international education firm headquartered in Dubai, plans to raise a loan of over $1 billion to refinance some existing debt before a planned initial public offer of shares in London, sources familiar with the ... ( read original story ...)

CBRE: UAE property market becoming “more risk-averse”

RELATED ARTICLES: CBRE Middle East expands advisory, transaction team | CBRE wins property management contract for Bahrain’s GBCorp Tower | CBRE: Residential rents decline further in Q4 2016 Residents in the UAE are beginning to exercise a more risk ... ( read original story ...)