Foreign workers will be allowed to sponsor family members based on income rather than profession under the latest changes to the UAE’s residency rules. The UAE Cabinet yesterday said the decision is aimed at “enhancing family stability of foreign workers and social cohesion, as well as attracting highly skilled workers”. On this occasion, Nasir Bin Thani […]
ENOC’s Ghaf Tree service station will include advanced machine-learning and AI technologies and data analytics to manage the queuing and waiting times in the forecourt The station also includes various technologies such as solar powered autonomous waste water recycling to convert waste water for irrigation, digital displays, integrated electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, multimedia-interactive modern […]
Coming to Dubai this fall! After a week of nearly daily hardware updates leading up to today, Apple finally unveiled its software news with an onslaught of new subscription services. Today brings Apple subscriptions across news, television, and video games. Today’s keynote also brought a new business venture for Apple with a new credit card […]
Banque du Caire, BDC, has launched its new representative office in the UAE
The third session of the Joint Economic Committee between the UAE and Uzbekistan was held recently in Tashkent, the Uzbek capital.
FinTech Hive at Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the region’s first and biggest FinTech accelerator and hub, signed three new agreements with FinTech hubs –FinTech Saudi, Milan’s FinTech District and FinTech Istanbul during the second edition of the Global Financial Forum in Dubai.
Abu Dhabi Airports Free Zone, ADAFZ, has reduced business setup costs by more than 65 percent, with the aim of improving customer satisfaction, enhancing its regional competitiveness and attracting new sources of Foreign Direct Investment, FDI. The business setup cost reduction also supports the government of Abu Dhabi’s latest initiatives aimed at strengthening the competitive […]
Starting up a business in Dubai can be hugely beneficial – you have a prime location in the crossroads of Asia, Europe and Africa
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.
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 […]