Dubai Economy Becomes First Customer in ‘Dubai Pulse’

Moreover, du has proposed a comprehensive disaster recovery plan to ensure business continuity throughout the Dubai Pulse initiative. “Smart Dubai works together with our partners in both the government and private sectors to implement an ambitious ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s integrated government on Gitex catwalk

“The project is providing open and shared data to government, business and members of the public to grow the city’s data culture,” she said. Other highlights from Smart Dubai Office include the latest version of Dubai Ca reers, the app for job ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s private sector business conditions improve

Dubai: September data signalled a sharp improvement in business conditions in Dubai’s non-oil private sector, driven by steep expansions in output and new business. However, the rate of growth eased since August. The Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker ... ( read original story ...)

Photography festival in Sharjah zooms in on refugee issue

Dubai: This year’s international photography festival (Xposure 2017) will bring the best names in the world of photography to Sharjah and feature photos on humanitarian issues, seminars and workshops to inspire a generation of highly professional ... ( read original story ...)

Thousands of motorcycles and bicycles seized by Sharjah Police

Sharjah: Police in Sharjah have confiscated thousands of motorcycles and bicycles as part of an ongoing campaign to enforce traffic rules among riders. Lieutenant Colonel Abdullah Alay Al Naqbi, director of industrial areas police station, said: “The ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah Ruler tours Khorfakkan

SHARJAH: His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi ... and provide a happy life for citizens. Some local news is curated - Original might have been posted at a different date/ time! Click the source link for details. ( read original story ...)

Baby nearly drowns in container to collect AC water in Sharjah

A 13-month-old baby girl sustained serious injuries after the toddler almost drowned when she fell into a plastic container placed under a window AC to hold the water dripping from it, in her family house in Al Ramaqiya area in Sharjah. After receiving a ... ( read original story ...)

Countdown: 5 days left for Dubai’s new speed limit

In September, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and Dubai Police announced the decision to reduce the speed limit on busy highways following a spate of accidents over the last two years. Gulf News earlier reported that RTA officials expect the drop ... ( read original story ...)

Online registration for VAT in UAE now open

Dubai: The UAE’s Federal Tax Authority (FTA) announced that online registration for Value-Added Tax (VAT) is now open through the Authority’s website ahead of the tax’s implementation from January 1, 2018. Businesses must register for VAT if their ... ( read original story ...)