Saturday , August 8 2020


DIFC Academy, LexisNexis MENA boost partnership

Dubai / Emirates Business The DIFC Academy and LexisNexis MENA are strengthening their strategic partnership with two new initiatives: “The Annual Technology Adoption Index” and “The Legal Tech Glossary.” These projects follow five years of fruitful collaboration, including the publication of the official DIFC Law Commentaries and Law Reports book ...

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Trump to act against Chinese software firms, says Pompeo

Bloomberg The Trump administration will announce measures shortly against “a broad array” of Chinese-owned software deemed to pose national-security risks, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said. The comments suggest a possible widening of US measures beyond TikTok, the popular music-video app owned by ByteDance Ltd., one of China’s biggest ...

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Adek urges young innovators to apply for YouthTech competition

Abu Dhabi / WAM Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (Adek) urged UAE-based technology innovators to sign up for YouthTech Competition 2020, the summer’s hackathon for entrepreneurial start-ups, before the application deadline closes on August 8. Open to applicants aged 18-29 years old, the YouthTech Competition 2020, run in ...

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Over 5,600 people benefit from HPD programs in July

Sharjah / WAM The Health Promotion Department (HPD) at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs recently reported that some 5600 individuals from all age groups have participated in awareness-raising activities organised by the Department this month, which included 34 virtual lectures and workshops delivered by 12 doctors and health specialists ...

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