Milrem Robotics’ THeMIS Combat Unmanned Ground Vehicle on Display at DIMDEX

Milrem Robotics’ THeMIS Combat Unmanned Ground Vehicle on Display at DIMDEX

DOHA, Qatar–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– The European leading robotics and autonomous systems developer Milrem Robotics will exhibit their THeMIS Combat Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) during DIMDEX in Qatar on March 21-23. THeMIS Combat UGVs provide direct fire support for manoeuvre forces and act as a force multiplier. With an integrated self-stabilizing remote-controlled weapon system, they provide high precision over wide areas, day and night, increasing stand-off distance, force protection and survivability for dismounted soldiers. THeMIS Combat UGVs can be equipped with light or heavy machine guns, 40 mm grenade launchers, Anti-Tank Missile…

Hytera Communication Solution Assists FIFA Arab Cup 2021

Hytera Communication Solution Assists FIFA Arab Cup 2021

DOHA, Qatar–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Hytera (SZSE: 002583), the global leading provider of professional communications equipment and solutions, is proud to announce that its involvement in the 2021 FIFA Arab Cup has contributed to the phenomenal success of the grand event. Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 and a massive attendance of 571,605 people, the organizing committee of the FIFA Arab Cup managed to deliver a remarkable event with the assistance of the top-notch communication system provided by Hytera. Hytera supplied its Tetra system and Tetra terminals to the organizing committee…

i2c Partners with Qatari Fintech Startup KARTY to Launch Digital Visa Wallet

i2c Partners with Qatari Fintech Startup KARTY to Launch Digital Visa Wallet

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE /AETOSWire)– i2c Inc., a leading provider of digital payment and banking technology, today announced its partnership with KARTY, a Qatar-based fintech providing tailored digital financial solutions to the MEA region, to launch a digital-first prepaid mobile wallet to the country. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220213005092/en/ Leveraging i2c’s global payments platform, Karty’s mobile wallet will provide Visa-branded digital cards, enabling instant, cashless P2P transactions on the Visa network. The mobile wallet will also feature data-backed financial management tools to empower users to master budgeting…

TK Elevator ensures comfortable and sustainable mobility in Doha Oasis in Qatar

TK Elevator ensures comfortable and sustainable mobility in Doha Oasis in Qatar

Doha, Qatar – Düsseldorf, Germany: (AETOSWire) TK Elevator makes a significant contribution to the development of the unique residential, commercial and mall complex, Doha Oasis in Qatar. With more than 170 transport systems, the company provides maximum indoor mobility efficiently, safely and comfortably. Doha Oasis exhibits the typical challenges associated with rapid urbanization. These include ensuring the highest possible transportation capacity as well as maximum energy efficiency and space utilization. TK Elevator is meeting these requirements – among other things – with two TWIN elevator systems, the only elevators with…

Driver Trett continues to grow their business in Qatar

Driver Trett continues to grow their business in Qatar

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): Driver Trett, a Global Construction Consultancy, has announced two new additions to its Qatar team, Farshad Mousavi Doust and Robbie Beattie. These hires reflect the continued expansion strategy across the business and enhance the consultancy’s ability to serve and support the growing list of clients across the region. Farshad has joined the Driver Trett team as a Director, based in Doha. He specialises in forensic delay and disruption analysis and has over 17 years’ experience in the construction industry, working on high-profile projects in the…

STARS OF SCIENCE CROWNS SEASON 13 WINNER

STARS OF SCIENCE CROWNS SEASON 13 WINNER

Doha, Qatar, (AETOSWire) – Riadh Abdelhedi has emerged as the top Arab innovator on Season 13 of Stars of Science, a Qatar Foundation (QF) initiative, winning the votes of the jury and public with his innovation, the Hybrid Power Bank, while overcoming a variety of challenges caused by COVID-19. The Tunisian innovator was overjoyed when the show’s longtime host, Khaled Al-Jumaily, announced that his invention, the Hybrid Power Bank, had claimed 39.4% of the total votes, securing the top prize of $300,000. “I want to thank the jury and the…

Ooredoo Qatar Named a Best Place to Work in Qatar 2021

Ooredoo Qatar Named a Best Place to Work in Qatar 2021

DOHA, Qatar–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Qatar’s leading telecommunications operator has announced it has been certified as a Best Place to Work in Qatar for 2021. Best Places to Work is an international certification programme, considered the ‘Platinum Standard’ in identifying and recognising top workplaces around the world. The programme provides employers the opportunity to learn more about the engagement and satisfaction of their employees, and honours those employers who deliver an outstanding work experience with the highest standards of working conditions. This certification is based on the feedback given by employees who…

STEMMING THE BRAIN DRAIN: IMPORTANCE OF STARS OF SCIENCE AND QF’S INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM IN MENA REGION

STEMMING THE BRAIN DRAIN: IMPORTANCE OF STARS OF SCIENCE AND QF’S INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM IN MENA REGION

Doha, Qatar, (AETOSWire): In the past decades, many of the MENA region’s best Arab scientists, inventors, engineers, designers, and innovators left their home countries for better opportunities in the West. While the reasons for the “brain drain” in this part of the world have been varied, many of these talented youth cite a lack of support and resources as their reason for leaving. However, the situation is evolving – for the better. For more than a decade, Qatar has become a confluence for science and innovation in the MENA region.…

STARS OF SCIENCE SEASON 13 HIGHLIGHTS IMPORTANCE OF STEM EDUCATION IN POST-PANDEMIC RECOVERY

STARS OF SCIENCE SEASON 13 HIGHLIGHTS IMPORTANCE OF STEM EDUCATION IN POST-PANDEMIC RECOVERY

Doha, Qatar, ( AETOSWire): As economies across the globe slowly recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, demand for new technological advancements is creating new career opportunities. In the MENA region, there is an increased focus on areas where science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) skills are required. The heightened need for these skillsets is overtaking the slow transformation in curricula globally. This is resulting in the decline of many traditional jobs, with STEM being viewed as the key to innovation and job creation for the future. This growing…

ABB to charge Qatar’s largest electric bus infrastructure project

ABB to charge Qatar’s largest electric bus infrastructure project

DOHA, Qatar, (AETOSWire): ABB has won a contract to design, supply, test and commission a new high-power charging infrastructure for one of the world’s largest fleet of electric buses. The project will see ABB provide high power charging infrastructure for the fleet, which is expected to have 1,000 electric buses operating across the country and with a capacity to transport 50,000 passengers a day. Qatar aims to have 25 percent of its public bus network operating on electric by 2022, rising to 100 percent by 2030. As part of this…