Dubai Smart City Accelerator aims to work with 40 start-ups

launched Dubai Smart City Accelerator at Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (Dtec) on Wednesday. The Dubai Smart City Accelerator, which is the first of its kind in the Mena region, was set-up with Dh18.4 million investment from six strategic partners ... ( read original story ...)

ADX hosts six AGMs using blockchain technology

Dubai: The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) recently held annual general meetings (AGMs) for six listed companies (two private joint stock companies and four public joint stock companies) using Blockchain technology. The move enhanced transparency and ... ( read original story ...)

Canadian Solar to supply panels for Dubai project

More than 800,000 solar panels will be needed to complete the first wave of the Masdar-led project to build the third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar park in Dubai. Canadian Solar this month began production and shipping of the 22,000 ... ( read original story ...)

Canadian Solar to supply modules to Dubai project

Canadian Solar, one of the world's largest solar power companies, has been selected as the sole module supplier to provide 268 MW of double-glass Dymond modules for the first phase of the 800 MW Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park (Dewa Project) in ... ( read original story ...)

UAE set to catalyse connectivity with 5G

Telecoms across the UAE have eagerly accepted that there is a unique opportunity for them to provide the network and roadmap for 5G opportunities, and facilitate technology adoption across various industries. In its latest report, Ericsson notes that UAE ... ( read original story ...)

Every UAE resident has more than two mobile phones

The UAE occupies the first position in the Arab region in terms ... The network readiness index measures the capacity of an economy to benefit from information and communication technology, to increase competitiveness and development. ( read original story ...)

Jumeriah’s The Mall gets connected

Jumeriah's newest mall, The Mall, is now connected thanks to the latest roll out of WiFi UAE. Visitors can now access the internet on their devices through a choice of either free or premium WiFi to connect with friends and family. The premium option ... ( read original story ...)

UAE rightly prioritises solar power solutions

The announcement last week of the world’s largest solar power plant to be built in Abu Dhabi underscores once again the UAE’s unshakeable commitment to ushering in the era of renewables at the earliest. This urgency and purposefulness must be welcomed ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Carbon taps innogy for rooftop solar system design

The Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence is bringing on German energy company, innogy, as the emirate ramps up rooftop solar installations. The company, owned by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), the Emirates National Oil Company, Dubal ... ( read original story ...)