technology

  • Al Falak to now offer its services to Saudi Arabia’s banking and finance segment

    Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Company, a leading IT and communications solution provider, has revealed its move of offering its ICT-based services to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s (KSA) banking and finance segment. The company is expected to leverage its diverse portfolio of services across banking institutions operating in the Kingdom. Services to be offered include the installation of integrated projects covering audio, visual and data systems; consultancy on ICT-related issues; implementation of LAN, WAN, WLAN and Ethernet solutions; IPTV and connection services and integrated security systems to help protect the bank’s internal networks.

  • Al Gurg calls for the use of modern technology to develop corporate performance strategies and to prepare for the fourth industrial revolution

    HE Dr Raja Easa Al Gurg, President of the Dubai Business Women Council and Managing Director of Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group, stated that a growing population of well-educated youth that have already adopted new digital and mobile technology in the Middle East and North Africa region, especially among the region’s female population, have immense potential to drive future growth and job creation in the region. She pointed out that innovative and disruptive technologies such as Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are transforming global trade by boosting efficiency of cross-border transactions and eliminating trade barriers. She stressed that the Fourth Industrial Revolution we are witnessing will lead to future growth, and we need to keep pace with this transformation in order to reach sustainable development.

  • Al Gurg calls for the use of modern technology to develop corporate performance strategies and to prepare for the fourth industrial revolution

    HE Dr Raja Easa Al Gurg, President of the Dubai Business Women Council and Managing Director of Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group, stated that a growing population of well-educated youth that have already adopted new digital and mobile technology in the Middle East and North Africa region, especially among the region’s female population, have immense potential to drive future growth and job creation in the region. She pointed out that innovative and disruptive technologies such as Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are transforming global trade by boosting efficiency of cross-border transactions and eliminating trade barriers. She stressed that the Fourth Industrial Revolution we are witnessing will lead to future growth, and we need to keep pace with this transformation in order to reach sustainable development.

  • Al Manhal unveils its new digital leadership learning program

    Al Manhal, in collaboration with Skillsoft, has launched a new video channel; Al Manhal Leadership Development Program, which is aimed at providing highly actionable video learning content designed to drive leadership, innovation, and excellence at all levels in an organization.

  • Al Marakeb Makes Strong Return to Electronic Navigation Market

    Leading UAE-based boat company Al Marakeb has announced the launch of Marine Autopilot System ‘M.A.P. SYS’, its state-of-the-art autonomous boat control device.

  • Al Marakeb to showcase new USV technologies at UMEX2018

    The United Arab Emirates is embarking on ambitious plans to achieve global lead in innovative technologies, with a focus on artificial intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT) and autonomous systems.

  • Al Mawakeb Schools go head-to-head with neck stress

    As part of its continued efforts to improve the health and overall well-being of its students, Al Mawakeb Schools, managed by academic solutions provider Academia Management Solutions International (AMSI), recently conducted an awareness campaign to tackle neck muscle stress caused by excessive use of gadgets.

  • Al Naboodah Group Enterprises expands into solar energy

    Al Naboodah Group Enterprises (ANGE), one of the UAE’s oldest and most respected family conglomerates with a diverse portfolio of businesses, is entering the solar energy space with the launch of its newest business stream, under Al Naboodah Electrics. As a renewable energy solutions provider, Al Naboodah Electrics recently entered into an exclusive partnership with Jakson Group, a leading Indian energy and engineering solutions company with presence in the Powergen & Distribution, Solar, EPC and Defence industries. The business will distribute Jakson’s portfolio of superior solar products, including solar panels, in the UAE market. An official signing ceremony took place between the two organisations alongside the recent World Future Energy Summit held in Abu Dhabi, at which Al Naboodah Electrics also had a display showcasing its renewable energy technologies.

  • Al Tadawi Medical Centre stresses the importance of using modern techniques in the treatment of angina pectoris “Chest Pain”

    Dr. Salman Adi, Head of Cardiology Department at Al Tadawi Medical Centre, provided important suggestions, tips and advice to reduce the risk of Angina. These methods are particularly centred on exercising regularly in order to maintain the level of blood sugar according to international standards, maintain cholesterol level at normal rates and quit smoking. In addition, Dr. Salman elaborated on observing a diet which contributes to the reduction of fat.

  • AL Taqnyah Business Solutions automates The Moot Courts Competition organized by Maktoum Bin Mohammad Initiatives for Legal Excellence

    Al Taqnyah Business Solutions has rolled-out an end-to-end electronic competition and awards management system (System) to Maktoum Bin Mohammad Al Maktoum Initiatives for Legal Excellence, a key milestone in the e-Transformation journey of the prestigious moot courts competition.

  • Al Tayer Motors launches 2018 Maserati GranTurismo and GranCabrio in the UAE

    Al Tayer Motors, the official Maserati importer-dealer in the UAE, launched the 2018 GranTurismo and GranCabrio at the Dubai Autodrome marking the regional debut of the Italian luxury sports cars.

  • Al-Futtaim Automotive showcases its extensive fleet of electrified cars at the Ajman 5th International Environment Conference

    Al-Futtaim Automotive, the region’s pioneer in the automotive industry, had a strong presence at the Ajman 5th International Environment Conference, and held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Ajman.

  • Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies appoints CEO

    Al-Futtaim has announced the appointment of Dr. Hayan Sayed as Chief Executive Officer of Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies.

  • Al-Futtaim Honda launches all-new 2018 Honda Jazz

    Al-Futtaim Honda, exclusive distributor of Honda cars, bikes, marine engines and power products in the UAE,has announced the launch of the all-new 2018 Honda Jazz.

  • Alaris Wins BLI Winter Pick Award for Outstanding Departmental Scanner

    Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab (BLI) has recognized Alaris, a Kodak Alaris business with a Winter 2019 Pick award. The Alaris S2040 Scanner received the Pick award for Outstanding Departmental Scanner.

  • Alawwal bank redefines what branch banking means in the digital age

    Continuing to lead the innovation space in the financial industry and delivering truly digital banking solutions, Alawwal bank has unveiled its new digital branch in the form of a coffee shop that aims to set the global benchmark for branch banking.  Committed to delivering a superior digital customer experience, the Bank has redefined a traditional distribution model into a state-of-the-art café facility that offers customers the ability to open an account and get an instant credit card, in under seven minutes, whilst enjoying a cappuccino and croissant from its partner Costa Coffee. The Ibda café is set to be a key disruptor in how banks engage with their customers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and has launched this pivotal concept in the Nakheel mall in Riyadh.

  • Alesayi Motors Launch Mitsubishi Attrage, the New Eco-Friendly Compact Sedan

    Alesayi Motors, official distributor of Mitsubishi vehicles in Saudi Arabia hosted a ceremony to launch Mitsubishi Attrage, the all-new compact Sedan; in the presence of HE Masahiko Takahashi, President ofMitsubishi Motors Middle East & Africa FZE (MMMEA).

  • Alexandria University’s Faculty of Nursing endorses ICDL Health Information Systems Usage Certification

    The Faculty of Nursing of Alexandria University has agreed to endorse and teach the Health Information Systems Usage Certification programs by ICDL, the governing body and certification authority of the ICDL certificate programs developed in Egypt, to its staff as well as graduate and postgraduate students interns. The announcement was made during an official meeting held in Alexandria recently, 2015 between Prof. Dr. Maha Adel Salem, Dean of Alexandria University’s Faculty of Nursing, and Jamil Ezzo, Director General of ICDL Arabia. The Faculty of Nursing aims to empower its students and graduates with the latest information and communications technology (ICT) skills required in the health sector through the implementation of the new international program. The move complements today’s job market requirements, which does not only require proficiency in the common desktop applications but also across other skills like information security, online collaboration, project planning, social media, digital images, basic web design and use of information systems focused towards the health segment.

  • Alfa and Nokia launch first 4G LTE-A network in Lebanon

    Alfa, the first Lebanese mobile operator managed by Orascom Telecom, and Nokia have launched the country’s first 4G LTE-Advanced network, as part of an agreement signed between the two companies. The network enables Alfa to offer its subscribers significantly higher download speeds of up to 262.5 Mbits/sec for accessing high-definition video and other data-intensive applications.

  • Algorithmic job matching platform BLOOVO.COM raises US$3 million to boost growth

    BLOOVO.COM announced today that it has closed a US$3 million funding round from various investors. Noble Partners led this round, generating a great interest from investors including ProCapita HR Consultancy and Sulaiman Al-Rubaie from Kuwait, Al Shafar, Al Serkal and Al Ghussain families from the UAE, Mohamad Moosa Abdulrahman Investment Office from Oman, and other GCC investors.