Connectivity in refugee camps and empowering Latin America’s women: Meet the Expo-backed innovators transforming lives

إكسبو 2020 دبي يستعرض ابتكارات تُغيّر واقع الأفراد بدعم منه

DUBAI, 10 January 2022 – From boosting connectivity in refugee camps to empowering women across Latin America, Expo 2020 Dubai-backed entrepreneurs used the opening day (Sunday 9 January) of Travel and Connectivity Week to show how their connectivity and digital innovations are transforming lives. Jangala is a UK-based charity whose ‘Big Box’ – a lightweight briefcase-sized device – transforms any type of internet connectivity into Wi-Fi that is easy to manage and scale, from tens to thousands of users. The idea, which stemmed from the experiences of refugees living in…

SCCI organizes Sharjah-Portugal Business Forum

ملتقى “الأعمال بين الشارقة والبرتغال” يعرف رجال الأعمال بالفرص الاستثمارية الواعدة

The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, organized on Wednesday, in collaboration with the Portugal Global – Trade & Investment Agency (AICEP), the Sharjah-Portugal Business Forum, which aims to highlight joint investment opportunities and explore prospects for cooperation and bilateral partnerships in various economic sectors. The forum is also considered a perfect opportunity for businessmen in both countries to meet and discuss potential cooperation opportunities. The forum comes in the wake of the Chamber’s reception of a delegation from the Association of Wood and Furniture Industries (AIMMP). Senior officials from…