Innovation

Innovation

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Dubai SME and Jordan-based Oasis500 form partnership

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Dubai SME, the agency of the Department for Economic Development in Dubai mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector, has signed...
DP World launches round 3 of its accelerator programme

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Dubai-based marine industry group DP World announced that its seed accelerator programme TURN8 will enter its third round of financing to promote entrepreneurship and...
Amazing views of Ho Chi Minh City – from a drone (video)video

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A hi-tech aficionado based in Ho Chi Minh City has recently wowed locals and visitors alike with several videos featuring the beauty of Vietnam’s...
Qatar sees the need for angel investment

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Qatar's Ministry of Information and Communications Technology’s Digital Incubation Center (DIC) organised a training workshop on angel investment on April 22 as part of...
Middle East, Europe entrepreneurs close to matching US counterparts

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Entrepreneurs in the Middle East and Europe almost match their US counterparts when it comes to profits and jobs, a new survey shows. According to...
Kurdistan start-up to introduce e-commerce platform

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ifrosh, one of the first startups in Iraqi Kurdistan will introduce an online, community-based marketplace to connect merchants and consumers. The name, ifrosh, comes...
Pakistan start-up hopes for a global hit with xGear

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Pakistan-based startup xGear is preparing to go global with a gadget that gives drivers detailed data about their journey and their vehicle, Tech in...
Brilliant short film depicts Thailand’s stark contrasts (video)video

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A short film produced by New Zealand director Justin Heaney - Thailand: In The Garden of The Dragon - cut from footage he shot...
Funding competition launched for Mideast start-ups

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Jordan-based tech-focused incubator Oasis500 has launches its first global competition and its first activity completely focusing on urbanism, Omraan, a funding competition for startups...
‘Smart Technology 2.0’ will change business and industries: LG

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Smart technology will increasingly transform our lives and will continue to do so as it is joined with other industries. This was the key...
Accenture and Siemens launch smart grid joint venture

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Accenture and Siemens have completed the formation of the Omnetric Group joint venture to support the development of smart grid technology and services. The...
Smart technologies on display at Internet of Things Asia 2014

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Google Glass that allows doctors to access medical records instantaneously, smart vending machines, and a system which helps locate a car in a carpark...
‘Smart Living City Dubai’ brings solutions for smart cities to the Asian market

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International business intelligence company Inside Investor in partnership with Abu Dhabi-based Tasweek Real Estate Development and Marketing, an advisor and solutions provider in the...
Smart cities: GCC to deploy tweeting trash containers

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Finnish technology company Enevo introduced a new waste management service at the WETEX (Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition) exhibition in Dubai held from...
Microsoft to develop India’s first smart city

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Microsoft Corp has selected Surat in the Indian state of Gujarat to develop it as India's first 'smart city' under the company's CityNext initiative...
Schneider Electric showcases smart city solutions in Doha

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Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, supported the third Arab Future Cities Summit (AFCS), the Middle East's premier smart cities event that...
Huawei has a vision for Middle East smart cities

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Huawei, a China-based global information and communications technology solutions provider, outlined its vision to support the development of Smart Cities in the Middle East...
Middle East embarks on smart urban development

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The Middle East is at a “tipping point” in its level of maturity and understanding of smart urban development, according to Atkins design director...