Thursday , April 19 2018


UAE begins implemention of AI in infrastructure sector

Dubai / WAM Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development, and Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, got first-hand knowledge about the ministry’s application of Artificial Intelligence (AI), technologies in the federal highways projects while touring the site of the Kalba ...

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Jafza records 9 percent growth in its customer base in 2017

Dubai / Emirates Business A total of 513 new companies chose Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), the region’s premier trade facilitator and hub as their operational base in 2017, reaffirming its position as a destination of choice for businesses. New companies represent a nine percent increase in Jafza’s portfolio compared ...

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Shurooq projects set to redefine UAE’s sustainable eco-friendly landscape

Sharjah / Emirates Business The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has announced that two of its eco-luxury developments – the Kingfisher Lodge, part of the ‘Kalba Eco-tourism’ project, and the Fossil Rock Lodge, part of the second phase of the ‘Mleiha Archaeological and Eco-tourism’ project – are both nearing ...

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US-China tensions simmer but both say there is no trade war

Bloomberg The US and China played down the prospect of a diplomatic breakthrough to resolve their escalating trade dispute as the White House considers what demands it will present to the Chinese. Serious talks “have not really begun yet,” Larry Kudlow, head of the White House National Economic Council, told ...

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EU, Facebook planning high-level contacts in wake of data scandal

Bloomberg Facebook Inc. expressed a “willingness to engage” with European Union regulators in the wake of fresh evidence showing that data on most of the social network’s 2 billion users could have been accessed improperly. Justice Commissioner Vera Jourova is in touch with Facebook “to arrange for high-level contacts in ...

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