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 ...)

No loose change: The technologies redefining financial services

The UAE is a financial hub for the Middle East ... with financial services likely being one of its biggest drivers. The distributed ledger technology has secured its place in industrialisation, and many companies have begun building out strategies that ... ( read original story ...)

Why is the UAE showing a keen interest in South Korea?

Looking for unconventional sectors of growth, the UAE and South Korea are vigorously working to enhance the bilateral trade volume. Some of the key areas of mutual interest include energy development, technology, innovation, shipping, and logistics. ( read original story ...)

In cash-heavy UAE, Mobeewave bets on near-field payments

Montreal-based Mobeewave's partners are Middle East payments processor Network International, Mastercard and secure ID technology vendor IDEMIA. Network International will offer Mobeewave’s solution to merchant clients in the UAE in the first deployment ... ( read original story ...)