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World’s first 3D-printed office opens for business in Dubai

The use of 3D printing in architecture is a new technology and the logistics and mechanics for large scale applications are still being ironed out, but a new proof of concept has just been unveiled in Dubai. The 250-square-metre space is the world’s first functioning 3D-printed office building. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al […]

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Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has launched the Dubai Industrial Strategy that aims to elevate Dubai into a global platform…

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KSA Announces Transformation Plans

Saudi Arabia has unveiled its National Transformation Program that aims to more than triple its non-oil revenue by 2020 while cutting state handouts, in a broad bid to reshape the kingdom’s economy amid falling energy prices.

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UAE GOVERNMENT TO HOST FIRST WORLD FUTURE SPORTS GAMES IN 2017

DUBAI HAS ANNOUNCED THAT IT WILL ORGANIZE WORLD FUTURE SPORTS GAMES IN DECEMBER 2017 AS THE FIRST INITIATIVE OF ITS KIND IN THE WORLD FEATURING INNOVATION AND FUTURISTIC TECHNOLOGY BASED SPORTS COMPETITIONS…


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TOWARDS A UNIFIED AND HAPPY UAE

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid said: “Happiness and positivity in the UAE are a lifestyle, a government commitment and a spirit uniting the UAE community. The government system is evolving to realize the goals that every human seeks: happiness for himself and his family.”

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INNOVATION WILL ENSURE BETTER FUTURES: WORLD GOVERNMENT SUMMIT

“INNOVATION IN GOVERNMENT ENSURES THAT OUR CHILDREN HAVE BETTER OPPORTUNITIES,” US PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA SAID AT THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE WORLD GOVERNMENT SUMMIT BEFORE COMMENDING THE UAE LEADERSHIP FOR ITS “COMMITMENT TO E-GOVERNMENT”.

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SMALLER IS BETTER

IN EFFORTS TO OPTIMIZE AND STREAMLINE GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS UAE PRESIDENT HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH KHALIFA BIN ZAYED AL NAHYAN HAS APPROVED A LARGE-SCALE RESTRUCTURING OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND A NEW CABINET OF HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM, VICE-PRESIDENT AND PRIME MINISTER OF THE UAE AND RULER OF DUBAI.

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DUBAI’S FIRST-EVER ‘SMART’ DOCUMENT PROCESSING CENTER TO REVOLUTIONIZE LOCAL TYPING SERVICES

ID CARD TYPING CENTER, Dubai’s first-ever ‘smart’ document processing center, recently opened at Deira to support the Dubai Government’s efforts to digitize public services in line with the vision of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashi Al Maktoum…


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RTA, DEWA, DUBAI MUNICIPALITY AND MRHE TEAM WINS FIRST CITY MAKERS TROPHY

AS PART OF THE CITY MAKERS RACE INITIATIVE, ANNOUNCED LAST YEAR BY HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH HAMDAN BIN MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM, CROWN PRINCE OF DUBAI AND CHAIRMAN OF THE DUBAI EXECUTIVE COUNCIL, HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH AHMED BIN SAEED AL MAKTOUM…

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DUBAI ANNOUNCES ZERO-DEFICIT BUDGET FOR 2016

VICE PRESIDENT AND PRIME MINISTER OF THE UAE AND RULER OF DUBAI, HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM HAS APPROVED BUDGET FOR THE EMIRATE OF DUBAI FOR THE YEAR 2016 WHICH IS 12 PER CENT MORE THAN PREVIOUS YEAR BUDGET WITH NO DEFICIT AND PROVIDES MORE THAN 3,000 NEW JOB OPPORTUNITIES.

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PPP PROJECTS to get fresh impetus with dubai’s new Legislation

PPPs have long been discussed in the MENA region but there have been very few examples of successful projects outside of the traditional power and water sectors that generally have their own sector specific legislation. In some countries, such as Egypt, this lack of progress has been due to wider geo-political reasons…

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SMEs struggle to innovate

The world’s small & medium business owners are struggling to innovate due to competing business priorities and a lack of appropriately skilled employees according to a new global survey by Sage. Nearly a third (32%) of small business owners around the world have neglected the development of new business ideas.


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