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The Abu Dhabi Global Market, ADGM, Office of Data Protection has taken part in the annual Global Privacy Enforcement Network, GPEN, intelligence gathering operation, or ‘sweep’, to evaluate the implementation of core principles of privacy accountability in organisations across the globe.
Dubai-based Emaar Group has announced plans to leverage blockchain technology to offer the Emaar community token for customers and partners by the end of this year. The announcement is part of Emaar’s focus on innovation, it said in a statement. The Emaar community token will allow the company’s customers and stakeholders to reap the value […]
Dubai has attracted more than $21 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) for artificial intelligence and robotics project between 2015 and 2018. Dubai ranked first globally in attracting FDI for AI, with the most coming from the European Union and the United States — $5.7 billion and $3.9 billion respectively. While AI adoption will account […]
The Abu Dhabi Government has launched a Dh1 billion-program to support the establishment of agricultural technology companies in the emirate, as part of the Ghadan 21 three-year stimulus package, announced last year. The “AgTech” initiative is part of an accelerator program to establish the UAE’s capital as a global centre for agricultural innovation in desert […]
The World Bank Group has hosted a special knowledge-sharing event in partnership with Smart Dubai titled, “Smart Dubai: Digital Transformation Strategy and Implementation Results”, at the World Bank’s headquarters in Washington, DC. The Smart Dubai delegation showcased the citywide smart transformation reshaping the emirate, detailing the strategy and key initiatives driving the change. Following opening […]
du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced the launch of the first-ever IoT and AI Pioneers Competition. The new initiative is aimed at fostering home-grown innovation and entrepreneurship in the UAE. Giving youth an opportunity to spearhead the innovation initiatives established Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the […]