Virgin Mobile UAE auctions premium mobile plans from AED9k

Virgin Mobile UAE, the recently launched digital mobile brand of Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced it will be auctioning 40 premium mobile plans for the first time. Exclusively available via the auction app, Online ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi’s Dalma Mall gets WiFi

Dalma Mall visitors can now enjoy the benefits of WiFi UAE and WiFi UAE Premium. The 255,000sqm mall has opted for the service to which visitors with a UAE mobile number can select the free WiFi UAE service or the paid service, WiFi UAE Premium. ( read original story ...)

Dubai billionaire joins Spielberg in backing VR start-up

Dreamscape Immersive, which is developing virtual-reality arcades for shopping malls, said Wednesday the Series B financing included AMC Entertainment Holdings, Viacom’s Nickelodeon, Dubai billionaire Majid Al Futtaim, VRSense Solutions and Image Nation ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, Saudi working on digital currency for cross-border deals

On Wednesday, however, Mansouri said the central banks wanted to understand blockchain technology better. He told reporters that the UAE-Saudi digital currency would be used among banks, not by individual consumers, and would make transactions more efficient. ( read original story ...)

Yep, The UAE Is Adopting Tech Faster Than The West

An HSBC Study has found that the UAE is embracing digital adoption faster than West in all areas of life including financial services. HSBC’s new global research report, Trust in Technology, which includes research from over 12,000 people in 11 countries ... ( read original story ...)

A Roaring Success: Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (DTEC)

You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. November was a busy month for Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (Dtec), a tech startup hub developed by Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body ... ( read original story ...)

Solar power reaches Dubai’s chickens

A new solar power plant has been installed at Emirates Modern Poultry (Al Rawdah) farm in Dubai, providing power for more than 45,000 birds. The poultry farm, located 40 kilometres from Dubai, spans 538 hectares and is the UAE’s first such facility to ... ( read original story ...)