Dubai gov’t hailed for pioneering move to blockchain

Dubai's plan to implement blockchain in as many government services as possible by 2020 has been hailed by the World Economic Forum in a new report. The initiative is one of 20 highlighted as most creative ways cities worldwide are drawing on big data to ... ( read original story ...)

WiFi UAE announces expansion of free internet access sites

... well as The Dubai Mall and Wafi Mall in Dubai. du is 39.5 percent owned by Emirates Investment Authority, 19.75 percent by Mubadala Development Company, 19.5 percent by Emirates Communications and Technology and the remaining by public shareholders. ( read original story ...)

Dubai kicks off Knowledge Summit under digital revolution theme

Dubai has kicked off its fourth annual Knowledge Summit with the focus on tackling dimensions and key components the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended the opening session on Tuesday at the Dubai ... ( read original story ...)

Smart Dubai Office Wins Top Honors At Smart Cities Expo

receiving the City Project Award from among 308 other teams for their Dubai Blockchain Strategy. The innovative Blockchain technology system is designed to allow the Dubai government to create a complete system so that all government transactions will take ... ( read original story ...)

‘Smart Parking Project’ in Dubai leverages Nedap technology

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has launched the initial phase of the Smart Parking Project covering controlled parking at Al-Rigga and the World Trade Center areas. This project has been implemented by Energy International Corporation ... ( read original story ...)

Thales and Dassault to upgrade Mirage 2000-9 fleet in UAE

“Thales’ advanced digital technologies help our customers to make the optimum tactical decisions in real time.” “This new announcement illustrates the trust UAE Armed Forces has in Thales for more than 45 years.” With this modernisation ... ( read original story ...)

Looking for a job change in UAE? Here’s the 2018 salary guide

UAE e-commerce sector to rise to Dh40 billion in 2018, the report said. The UAE technology market has grown from an estimated Dh15.8 billion in 2013 to a projected value of US$ 17.2 billion last year, indicating significant growth. The region has seen a ... ( read original story ...)