UAE ranks 17th in global digital competitiveness

According to the report, the UAE tops globally in Business Agility, a subfactor of the “Future Readiness” indicator, and ranks third globally in Regulatory Framework, a subfactor of the “Technology” indicator. The UAE also ranks fourth globally in ... ( read original story ...)

RTA announces that Dubai Metro could soon be getting faster WiFi

On May 31, the RTA held an open forum with customers via Twitter, fielding suggestions and ideas for helping improve both the Dubai Tram and Dubai Metro service. #RTA organized a live session on social media platforms. Ideas and suggestions were discussed ... ( read original story ...)

UAE TRA and Huawei host Seeds for the Future presentations

Huawei and the UAE TRA has hosted the projects presentation phase of the "Seeds for the Future" 2018 Competition. The competition tasks students to develop technology projects in emerging areas to address challenges in areas such as transport, education ... ( read original story ...)

UAE researchers develop new tech to detect fuel impurities

Dr Ramzan added that he believes the technology is particularly useful for Dubai due to its status as a global travel hub. “It’s important to have this in the UAE because if a jet travels around the world, it will be fuelled in Dubai, Africa ... ( read original story ...)

TRA issues advisory on WhatsApp hacking in UAE

Dubai: With fraudsters getting more sophisticated, there’s no denying that WhatsApp accounts can get hacked and even users in UAE are not a hundred per cent foolproof. Police and security experts have warned that scammers are still doing the rounds to ... ( read original story ...)

Solar power to play major role in new Dubai mega project

Extensive on-site generation of solar power will be a key pillar of Tilal Al Ghaf, says Majid Al Futtaim Spanning three million square metres at the intersection of Hessa Street and Sheikh Zayed Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan Street, near Dubai Sports City, Tilal Al ... ( read original story ...)

UAE winning ‘power’ play

Dubai in May took another big step toward its goal of becoming the world's greenest city when the inauguration of the 200MW first stage of the 800MW third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park brought the emirate's clean energy share of ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai 10X: Disruptive Innovation

Dubai is no stranger to ambitious programs for government ... It also helped with introductions to technology providers if the entities were looking for specific solutions, and with in-depth reviews of ideas with the 10X teams and their partners to ... ( read original story ...)