Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN and Acer keep pushing innovation

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Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN will have a high-tech boost ahead of the start of the 2020 season as global ICT leader, Acer joins as official partner. A leader in high-performance computing, Acer will contribute its more than four decades of innovations and advanced technologies to Alfa Romeo Racing ORLEN’s push towards the front of the Formula One grid. The link-up between a major player in the world of technology and a company competing in motorsport’s top category highlights the several points of contact between these two worlds operating at the…

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Schneider Electric to upgrade DP World’s Sokhna Basin 2 with EcoStruxure Power smart energy distribution system

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Technology will help save energy and maintenance costs, reduce carbon emissions, make the facility greener and future-proof it for new innovations  Schneider Electric has been selected by DP World, a leading enabler of global trade, to implement an end-to-end smart energy MV, LV distribution system at DP World’s Sokhna Basin 2 Terminal, situated near the southern entrance to the Suez Canal on the Red Sea. The solution will improve safety, save on electricity and maintenance costs, and reduce carbon emissions at one of Egypt’s largest ports. The EcoStruxure Power solution…

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Khalifa University Launches Summer Challenge 2020 for Grade 11-12 Students to Develop Online Doctors Consultation System

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Submissions Need to Prove Usefulness to Help Urgent Cases that Cannot Reach Hospital, Emergency Cases, Late-Night Emergencies, and Preliminary Examination of Patients  Khalifa University of Science and Technology today announced the launch of Khalifa University Summer Challenge 2020 for high school students in Grades 11-12, encouraging them to design ‘eDoctor’, an online system to connect patients with available doctors for consultation, without physically visiting the doctor’s premises. Students will have to design the eDoctor system in such a way it can prove useful to urgent cases that cannot reach hospital,…

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Hitches & Glitches witnesses spike in demand for home disinfection and deep cleaning

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Dubai residents keen to have their homes cleaned and disinfected after lockdown, long periods of working from home and homeschooling children Dubai-based sustainable and technology-driven home maintenance specialist Hitches & Glitches (H&G), part of the Farnek Group, has witnessed a surge in demand for deep cleaning and disinfection, from tenants and homeowners ahead of the Eid Al Adha holidays. According to Kelvin Vargheese, Director of H&G, this is a direct consequence of the initial COVID-19 lockdown and the subsequent homeschooling and employees working full or part-time from home. “Many people…

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Vienna’s Saudi co-sponsored Banksy exhibition pumps life back into the international culture scene.                               

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Exhibition to include several innovative and exclusive activities. Al-Muhaidib: The event reflects the Kingdom’s evolving cultural landscape, and carries its message of art, hope and life to the world. Riyadh – Austrian capital Vienna is set to steal the global cultural limelight as it hosts an exhibition showcasing work from British graffiti artist Banksy. The event, co-organized by Saudi entertainment company “NOWAAR”, will be a celebration of Banksy’s bold and boundary-pushing work. “The Art of Banksy – Without Limits” will be hosted at the prestigious Sofiensäle and will be held…

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vivo V19 – a premium product that combines cutting-edge tech and innovative design

vivo V19 – a premium product that

When it comes to buying the smartphone that’s just right for them, consumers consider umpteen factors – apart from the functional features such as an advanced camera, long-lasting battery and solid performance, consumers today are placing increasing value on the design element of a smartphone. Brands are required now more than ever before to invest in R & D to innovate and manufacture cutting-edge devices that are aesthetically appealing too. Designed to give consumers a premium technological experience, vivo V19 is a breakthrough product that features advanced technology. Here’s a…

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Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department organizes remote "Real Estate Professional Diploma"

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The Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department, in collaboration with the Dubai Real Estate Institute, has organized a remote “Real Estate Professional Diploma” via Zoom Video Conference technology. The two-session program, presented by prominent real estate experts, witnessed the presence of 68 trainees from various real estate institutions and offices operating in the emirate of Sharjah. H.E Abdul Aziz Ahmed Al Shamsi, Director General of the Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department, said the Diploma is one of the Department’s key programs that spread and promote the real estate culture and knowledge.…

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DUBAI TRADE PARTNERS WITH GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN ACADEMY TO LAUNCH E-COURSES FOR SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONALS

DUBAI TRADE PARTNERS WITH GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN ACADEMY

Simulation Modules Based On Cognitive Load Principles to Be a Game-Changer for Over 180,000 Companies That Use Dubai Trade As E-learning platforms gain more popularity in the UAE, Dubai Trade, in association with Supply Chain Academy, has primed the deployment of its new E-Learning Platform, a next-generation initiative that is powered with simulation modules for every course. On completion, the modules will present the aspirant with international accreditation and certification by the most reputed, Supply Chain Academy. With accredited training content by the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management…

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Al-Futtaim Lexus partners with Careem to offer 100 free rides to healthcare heroes

Al-Futtaim Lexus partners with Careem

As a thank you to the heroes on the frontlines of fighting COVID-19, Al-Futtaim Lexus has partnered with Careem to offer free rides to healthcare workers across the UAE. Al-Futtaim Lexus identified 100 nurses, doctors and pharmacists across the UAE before contacting them to offer them an AED 150 Careem credit on their next ride.Mohammed Maktari, Managing Director – Lexus, commented: “As a company with deep roots in the UAE, we have a role to play in supporting the ongoing fight against COVID-19. The Dubai Health Authority has put a…

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Mall of the Emirates’ “New Beginnings” summer camp wants the little ones to indulge their creativity

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For Dubai Summer Surprises, an immersive programme of art, dance, and drama workshops will accompany the mall’s generous retail offers this summer.  Young visitors to Mall of the Emirates can now indulge their passions for style, performance, and creativity all at once as they immerse themselves in an unmissable ‘summer camp’ of theatre, art, and dance workshops as part of Dubai Summer Surprises. Launched in the spirit of new beginnings at Mall of the Emirates, where we are all back to a new, more exciting and well anticipated normal since…

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ISLAND ESCAPES AND CITY BREAKS RETURN AS JUMEIRAH WELCOMES GUESTS TO THREE OF ITS EUROPEAN HOTELS THIS SUMMER

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Jumeirah’s luxury properties in Mallorca, Capri and Frankfurt to extend their renowned hospitality and exciting activations to guests in a safe environment   Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts, a member of Dubai Holding, and a leading luxury hospitality company, will welcome guests to enjoy a change of scenery this summer at some of its most exquisite properties in Europe – on the stunning islands of Mallorca and Capri and in the heart of the city of Frankfurt.  José Silva, Chief Executive Officer of Jumeirah Group, said: “As travel starts to return, our…

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CAFU moves to free delivery as it innovates its business model in a time of global change

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– UAE Residents using CAFU can now save on money and time by having fuel delivered to them at the same price as a petrol station – with no added delivery cost As the UAE transitions into the new normal following the Covid-19 lockdown, Dubai-born CAFU makes a bold and confident move as it rethinks its business model with renewed optimism for a better future for all, by removing its delivery charges. The innovative start-up which reimagined the vehicle refuelling model, has been delivering fuel to UAE residents anytime, anywhere,…

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Malta Opens its Borders for Travelers Arriving from the UAE Malta’s new published list includes UAE among other safe countries.

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Malta, the beautiful Mediterranean island archipelago has now re-opened its borders for visitors of selected countries. Malta International Airport officially re-opened for commercial flights in the beginning of July to a select list of countries that are considered safe, which states that passengers coming from those countries can enter Malta without quarantine or any special permits. The list of safe-corridor countries was further extended on July 15th, and the UAE has been included in the list alongside other safe countries like Japan, Netherlands, Germany, and South Korea, as well as…

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Hyundai KONA Electric Hits 100,000 Global Sales Milestone

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KONA Electric, Hyundai Motor Company’s globally rewarded full electric compact SUV, has surpassed the 100,000 global sales milestone. Cumulative sales of KONA Electric reached 103,719 units as of June 30—just over two years since its launch in March 2018. Sales outside of its home market Korea accounted for more than three quarters of the total. KONA Electric has been widely lauded for its class-leading driving range, fast-charging capability, safety and convenience features. In April 2020, the inaugural TopGear Electric Awards named the model the Best Small Family Car, based on…

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