Ground Station Opens to Track Satellite Built by AURAK Students

Ground Station Opens to Track Satellite Built by AURAK Students

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – A ground station that will track and communicate with a satellite built by American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) students has opened on the University’s campus. The ground station is capable of communicating with satellites in orbit by sending commands and receiving telemetry, images and science data back from them. The satellite project is a collaboration between the UAE Space Agency, AURAK and Khalifa University of Science and Technology (KUST). Among those present at the opening of the ground station were…

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Mercedes-Benz and NVIDIA to Build Software-Defined  Computing Architecture for Automated Driving Across Future Fleet

Mercedes-Benz and NVIDIA to Build Software-Defined

Auto and Computer Industry Leaders Intend to Join Forces and Enable Next-Generation Fleet with Software Upgradeability, AI and Autonomous Capabilities Dubai, United Arab Emirates — Mercedes-Benz, one of the largest manufacturers of premium passenger cars, and NVIDIA, the global leader in accelerated computing, plan to enter into a cooperation to create a revolutionary in-vehicle computing system and AI computing infrastructure. Starting in 2024, this will be rolled out across the fleet of next-generation Mercedes-Benz vehicles, enabling them with upgradable automated driving functions. Working together, the companies plan to develop the…

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Dubai Heights Academy announces fee structure and monthly payment plans for new academic year

Dubai Heights Academy announces fee structure

DHA prepares for new school year with, reduced fees, easy payment plans and free Chromebooks, coupled with COVID-19 health and safety initiatives  Dubai Heights Academy (DHA), a leading British curriculum school located in the heart of Al Barsha South, has announced a series of revised fees, new payment plans and free access to Chromebooks, for students for the new academic year starting in September 2020. New students enrolling for the 2020/2021 academic year, which starts in September, will benefit from discounted package deals. For FS1 students a 15% discount will…

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How Samsung Galaxy S20 series has revolutionized the camera

How Samsung Galaxy S20 series has revolutionized the camera

The highly anticipated introduction of the Samsung Galaxy S20 series to the smartphone market earlier this year has undoubtedly exceeded expectations, receiving rave reviews from consumers and industry professionals alike. The launch of the Galaxy S20, S20+, S20 Ultra indeed marked the beginning of a new era in smartphone innovation, opening up a world of possibilities and elevating the experiences of Samsung enthusiasts to newfound heights. In particular, one aspect has been singled out for praise more than any other, the most influential feature of each S20 series device. Of…

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Dubai Customs resumes work at full capacity  with strict precautionary measures

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Dubai – 28 June 2020: Dubai Customs’ offices resumed work at 100% capacity with intensified precautionary measures to ensure safety from covid-19. This follows the government directives of gradual return to offices which Dubai Customs started from 14th June 2020. The last two weeks saw the Government Department’s staff return gradually to their offices following a shift routine where half of the employees worked from home and the rest from the office while maintaining social distancing and other measures. The procedure considered certain exceptions for some categories including the elderly,…

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JAEGER-LECOULTRE INTRODUCES A NEW EDITION

JAEGER-LECOULTRE INTRODUCES A NEW EDITION

Highlighting its expertise in chiming watches, Jaeger-LeCoultre reinterprets its Master Grande Tradition Grande Complication with a magnificent new design. This follows the introduction in 2019 of two minute repeaters – Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpétuel with calibre 184 and Master Grande Tradition Répétition Minutes Perpétuelle with self-winding calibre 950 The Master Grande Tradition series epitomises Jaeger-LeCoultre’s horological ingenuity and artistic creativity, bringing innovations and complications together in fascinating new ways. As the latest addition to this series, the new Master Grande Tradition Grande Complication harnesses more than a century…

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GEMS Education rolls out stringent health and safety

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measures in preparation for reopening of school GEMS Education’s network of schools is meticulously preparing for the eventual return of students, parents and staff, implementing a variety of robust health and \safety measures to guarantee compliance with the highest international hygiene, cleaning and disinfection standards. All GEMS schools are working with and drawing on the specialist expertise of a range of globally accredited health and safety service providers, covering everything from food handling and deep cleaning, to school transportation and staff accommodation. All staff involved in cleaning and sanitisation are…

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Dubai Customs announces seizures of the year on International Day  Against Drug Abuse

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Dubai – 27 June 2020: On the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, which is observed on 26th June every year, Dubai Customs announced its seizures during the past months of the year. These included a seizure of 6.758kg of cocaine concealed in a suitcase and jacket of a lady coming from an African country. Another passenger coming from an Asian country was carrying 5.6kg of marijuana. Another seizure was 120 capsules of cocaine weighing 10.10kg induced by a passenger from an Asian country. Jebel Ali Port Inspection…

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Arabic YouTube series, AYA, collaborates with Virgin Megastore in its latest episode

Arabic YouTube series, AYA, collaborates with Virgin Megastore

AYA’s latest episode will feature the hosts creating a logo celebrating their favourite Comic Con character 28 June 2020, Dubai – The pioneering Arabic Youtube series, AYA, created for  Gen-Z by an all female fashion squad is collaborating with Virgin Megastore in its next episode. The episode, scheduled to air on July 1, will be titled `Comic Con Super Fan Challenge’, dedicated to Middle East Film & Comic Con, that took place from March 2 to 5 this year. The Middle East Film and Comic Con is a pop culture…

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PANASONIC JAGUAR RACING MANAGEMENT TEAM DISCUSS FORMULA E’S RETURN

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TO RACING IN BERLIN Jaguar Racing publish a new episode of the new ‘RE:CHARGE @ Home’ video podcast series In the latest episode, Amanda Stretton talks to Panasonic Jaguar Racing Team Director James Barclay and Race Director Craig Wilson about Jaguar’s entry into Formula E, adapting to new ways of working and the latest announcement that ABB FIA Formula E will conclude season six in Berlin Watch and listen to episode 11 of the ‘RE:CHARGE @ Home’ on YouTube here: https://bit.ly/YouTube_EP11 Subscribe to the series and listen to all episodes…

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5G Core, evolve from 4G to 5G cost efficiently

5G Core, evolve from 4G to 5G cost efficiently

By: Said Zantout, Head of Solution Area OSS, Core and Cloud at Ericsson Middle East and Africa As 5G picks up speed, the new networks will co-exist with the existing 4G ones in the coming years. For Communication Service Providers (CSPs), flexibility in balancing cost-optimized versus performance optimized network deployment is crucial to maximize profitability and take advantage of the wide range of business opportunities. Basically, it means they need to have the option to migrate to 5G in their own time and in alignment with their business needs. The journey to 5G Core…

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Peak Demand for Fossil Fuels Has Become a Real Possibility in 2019

Peak Demand for Fossil Fuels Has Become a Real Possibility

New Analysis by Boston Consulting Group Reveals That the COVID-19 Crisis May Have Accelerated Peak Demand for Fossil Fuel by More Than a Decade, Causing It to Reach Its Zenith in 2019 BOSTON, June 28, 2020—As the short-term economic fallout of the global COVID-19 pandemic becomes increasingly visible, recent research by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) suggests that the crisis may have a significant long-term impact on global energy markets. Most notably, it may have caused demand for fossil fuels to reach its peak last year. BCG’s article, titled Have We…

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Four winners share AED 2,000,000 in Emirates Loto draw AED 50 million jackpot still awaits the lucky winner(s) on 4 July

Four winners share AED 2,000,000 in Emirates Loto draw

28 June 2020 Dubai–UAE: Emirates Loto, the region’s first fully digital collectables scheme with optional free entry to a weekly draw has announced its winners for its eleventh draw. Four lucky winners who matched five out of six numbers in the live draw last night have walked away with AED 500,000 each, having split the AED 2 million rollover prize. 204 lucky players collected a cash prize of AED 300 each and 4,147 entrants won a free entry to a future draw. The Emirates Loto winning jackpot numbers were 8,…

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District 2020 forms strategic partnerships with Dubai SME and MBRIF

District 2020 forms strategic partnerships

 to support growth of UAE start-up ecosystem Dubai SME and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Innovation Fund to further support start-ups and small businesses through District 2020’s Scale2Dubai programme The tie-ups reflect Dubai and the UAE’s proactive approach to supporting SMEs and strengthening its resilient economy through partnership and collaboration District 2020’s innovation ecosystem will evolve after Expo 2020, carrying forward its mission of stimulating lasting economic benefits in the UAE Dubai, United Arab Emirates 27th June 2020 – District 2020, the innovation ecosystem and future of Expo 2020 Dubai, has…

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Sharjah Ranked Number 1 in “High Growth Ecosystems” in the 2020

Sharjah Ranked Number 1 in “High Growth Ecosystems” in the 2020

 Global Startup Ecosystem Report Startup Genome and Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) launch the largest global report about how regions can develop thriving startup ecosystems June 28, 2020 – Sharjah, United Arab Emirates: Sharjah has ranked the top in high growth activation phase ecosystems in the newly launched Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER), marking a milestone in the emirate’s journey towards becoming a thriving global startup hub. In line with the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center’s mandate to put Sharjah on the map as an entrepreneurial hub locally and internationally, Sheraa has partnered…

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Dubai Electronic Security Center holds the fourth annual meeting  with strategic Dubai Government partners

Dubai Electronic Security Center holds the fourth annual meeting

32 government entities participating in the Dubai Government Excellence Program Dubai, UAE: In support of the continuous efforts towards securing the cyberspace in the Emirate of Dubai, the Dubai Cyber Security Center (DESC) held the fourth annual meeting with government entities in the Emirate of Dubai to discuss preparations for the evaluation of the cyber security indicators included within the fourth generation of the Dubai Government Excellence Program. The virtual meeting was held with the participation of 32 strategic Dubai government partners and 85 specialists in information security and organizational…

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Dubai Culture partners with CreateNations as part of #CreateTogether campaign

دبي للثقافة تتعاون مع CreateNations كجزء من حملة #لنبدع_معاً

 Authorised by the Department of Islamic Affairs, CreateNations will donate proceeds to charity Dubai, UAE, 27 June 2020: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has announced its partnership with CreateNations, under the patronage of Briar Prestidge Trading LLC, as part of its digital campaign #CreateTogether. The campaign by Dubai Culture encourages local & uae based artists to share their talent through their chosen art form and it has already garnered over 1500 submissions. In line with this, CreateNation artists created designs for quarantine-themed T-shirts which are sold with toxic-free…

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American Hospital Dubai Selects Oracle and Cerner to Deliver Exceptional Healthcare

المستشفى الأمريكي في دبي يعتمد حلول  Oracle و سيرنر

Oracle Cloud Applications and Cerner Chosen to Enhance Efficiency and Prepare a Digital-Ready Healthcare Workforce Dubai, UAE, June 28, 2020 –  American Hospital Dubai, part of Mohamed & Obaid Al Mulla Group, has selected Oracle Cloud Applications and Cerner, a Gold Level member of Oracle Partner Network (OPN), for a major digital transformation. The initiative is aimed at reducing cost, optimising physician performance, driving better inventory management, avoiding losses to over or understocking, and hiring and retaining the best talent. As per the agreement, Cerner will deliver a new health…

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Ascott opens doors to students with exciting study

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 space promos in the Middle East & Turkey Offering students who continue their pursuit for academic aspirations a great opportunity to study and brainstorm on projects in calm and clean study spaces, The Ascott Limited has introduced a students’ work-from-home promo at their properties across the Middle East & Turkey. The offer which includes complimentary bites and beverages, is part of the brand’s endeavor to reach out to the community and caters to the popularizing work-from-home trend with a serene and safe environment for complete peace of mind. Those looking…

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Swissquote MEA Announces Opportunity  to Invest in Companies Fighting COVID-19

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Pharma Opportunity Certificate allows clients to invest in a portfolio of pharma and biotech companies seeking solutions to the pandemic Actively managed product offers increased growth potential and broad diversification  Dubai, UAE – June 28th, 2020: Swissquote Bank Ltd, a global provider of online financial and trading services, has announced a new trading certificate, which enables investors to actively support companies in their fight against COVID-19. Available to investors in the GCC through Swissquote MEA, Swissquote’s Pharma Opportunity Certificate allows its clients to invest in a comprehensive and diversified portfolio…

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