UAE startups lead Mena region in investment

The UAE has retained the major share (70 per cent) of investments followed by Saudi Arabia and Lebanon with 9 per cent and 7 per cent, respectively, making the emirate the most promising investment hub in the region. "We have identified several technology ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai to use AI to develop remote 24/7 GP services

The DHA Dubai Future Accelerator team is working with the app creator, to see how this technology can be implemented in Dubai, adding that they are also working on an Arabic version. They are also discussing the use of headgear to detect stroke ... ( read original story ...)

XTOUCH unveils wireless product range

Dubai-based consumer electronics brand XTOUCH, has launched its wireless smartphone XTOUCH X and e-commerce solution to raise customer experiences. Unveiled first in the UAE, the new flagship smartphone is available in full gift and standard package options. ( read original story ...)

Now enjoy faster Wi-Fi in every room, on every device in UAE

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Etisalat today announced the launch of the UAE's first home Wi-Fi designed to deliver super-fast, reliable, and non-stop connectivity when deployed in every room. Etisalat's new Wi-Fi service called 'HomeZone' creates a strong ... ( read original story ...)

UAE telco Etisalat upgrades network ahead of 5G rollout

“The modernisation of Etisalat’s mobile networks aims to enhance customer experience and provide state-of-the-art technologies and services in line with the recent developments witnessed in the UAE,” the telco said in a statement. “Etisalat will ... ( read original story ...)

Revealed: how AI could deliver 35% GDP boost to the UAE

Artificial intelligence (AI) could help increase the UAE's gross domestic product by 35 percent by 2031, according to a new report. The Ministry of Economy said that the economic impact of the country’s investment in the technologies of the Fourth ... ( read original story ...)

UAE seeks closer ties with South Korea on renewables, AI

The UAE and South Korea on Tuesday pledged to deepen bilateral ties, particularly in the fields of renewable energy, aviation, healthcare and smart technology, during Korean President Moon Jae-in’s first diplomatic visit to the emirates this week. ( read original story ...)

Dubai: Can the city of black gold go green?

It's more environmentally friendly but currently only around 5 percent of Dubai's water is produced this way. The government aims to increase this to 41 percent by 2030. Solar power plants that could reap the benefits of the region's bountiful sun have ... ( read original story ...)