DIFC Governor announces size of wealth and asset management sector at DIFC stands at USD 424 billion
Dubai International Financial Centre, the leading financial hub in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia (MEASA) region, today hosted the second edition of the Global Financial Forum, attracting 700 leading figures from across the financial services industry to hear expert insight from some of the sector’s biggest names.
The Forum took place under the theme ‘Unlocking Growth in a Changing World’, and the incredible line-up of speakers included investment guru Mark Mobius, Sir Gerry Grimstone, the former Chairman of Barclays Bank, and Nicolas Cary, co-founder of [...]
Smart cameras are being fitted in Al Barsha, Umm Al Ramool, Deira and Al Awir Centres
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has embarked on an initiative for measuring customer’s satisfaction at four Customers Happiness Centres using smart cameras. The step is in line with the UAE Strategy for Artificial Intelligence, Dubai Government Smart City initiative, and RTA’s first strategic goal (Smart Dubai).
“The initiative aims to measure customers happiness index through smart cameras that analyse the extent of their happiness. The technology analyses the facial expressions of customers, without saving images in respect of their privacy, before and after [...]
FarEye, a SaaS platform that is enabling digital logistics, has been mentioned as a Representative Vendor in Gartner’s Market Guide for Vehicle Routing & Scheduling. This is the second time that FarEye has been listed in this Market Guide. Previously, Gartner has mentioned FarEye in six other reports.
The Market Guide for Vehicle Routing & Scheduling includes detailed write-ups and figures for the 20 vendors surveyed that provides information on the VRS vendors that are perceived as relevant in the market based on revenue, number of clients, and end-user interest.
As the battle to win the last mile intensifies, there is an increasing demand for vehicle [...]
By Kushal Nahata, CEO & Co-founder, FarEye
Ever since the industrial revolution, there has been significant changes in the environment due to human activities. Environmental degradation due to pollution and other human activities pose a serious threat to mankind. There is a need for all industries to embrace the goal of sustainable development and commitment towards environmental protection. Government regulations and growing awareness among the people has made it imperative for businesses to come up with business strategies that incorporate sustainability goals in their agenda.
Logistics is one of the most important part in the business value chain across [...]
Persontyle UK is delighted to announce the launch of the training program 10X Disruptive Innovations: Industrial Revolution 4.0 Technologies for Sustainable Business Growth to be delivered in collaboration with Visionary Mindset Professional and Management Developing Training on April 5, 2019 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Covering topics from Artificial Intelligence to the Internet of Things to Blockchain, the program will immerse participants into the world of emerging technologies exploring theory, real-world applications and best practices and introducing Design Thinking as a strategy for innovation.
The full day program will be delivered by Ms. [...]
The Crown Prince of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum emphasised the importance of the logistics sector as a key driver of economic diversification as highlighted by the 50-Year Charter which outlines the vision of the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum in cementing Dubai as a strategic link in global trade.
His Highness also noted that the Government of Dubai has already begun the implementation of the 50-Year Charter, and stressed the significance of collaboration of all concerned entities to work collectively to attain the aspirations of Dubai of [...]
Study Reveals Privileged Credential Abuse is Involved in 74 Percent of Data Breaches, Yet Over Half of Organizations are Not Taking Basic Steps to Prevent It
Centrify, a leading provider of cloud-ready Zero Trust Privilege to secure modern enterprises, today announced results of a new survey revealing that most IT decision makers are not prioritizing Privileged Access Management (PAM) practices and solutions, despite knowing privileged credential abuse is involved in almost three out of every four breaches.
The survey of 1,000 IT decision makers evenly split between the U.S. and U.K. found that, of those whose organizations have experienced a breach, 74 percent [...]
Yasser Zeineldin, CEO of eHosting DataFort explains why it is necessary to build an organizational cloud strategy that includes the expectations of both business and IT end-users and generates suitable return around business objectives.
The role of cloud as an IT and business tool is now more than a decade old. Globally, IT departments are migrating their business applications from on-premises to public cloud platforms at a continuous pace. Gartner, a global market research player, expects this rate to pick up as legacy systems reach their end of life support and migration projects get underway.
However, on the flip side, many enterprise CIOs have still [...]
MRM Business Awards covered several categories, namely construction, finance, services, manufacturing, trade, re-export and transport & logistics – 61% increase observed in number participating companies for the MRM Business Award; 21% increase seen for participation in MRM Business Innovation Award
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, and Chairman & Chief Executive of Emirates Airline & Group, honoured the winners of the 10th cycle of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum (MRM) Business Award and the 2nd cycle of the MRM Business Innovation Award today at a prestigious ceremony hosted at Dubai [...]
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of Dubai Health Authority, today officially opened the 24th edition of Dubai International Pharmaceutical and Technology Conference and Exhibition, DUPHAT, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Running until 28th February, 2019, DUPHAT brings together leading pharmaceutical experts, industry professionals and senior health officials, with the aim of exploring the latest advances in drug manufacturing as well as discussing the laws and regulations that govern the patenting, testing, safety and efficacy of drugs.
Following the official [...]
In line with the UAE vision and Dubai Health Strategy 2016-2021 that seeks to make the population of the emirate healthier and happier by providing world-class healthcare services and fostering creativity and innovation, the Dubai Health Authority has established an Innovation Centre to support healthcare innovation. The launch coincides with the ongoing UAE Innovation Month initiatives. The new Innovation Centre is located next to the Rashid Medical Library in DHA.
His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority inaugurated the centre. He said, “At the DHA we are keen on harnessing new technologies and fostering innovation not just in the [...]
Tenable®, Inc., the Cyber Exposure company, announced that the company more than doubled its Cyber Exposure Ecosystem throughout 2018, including 43 new or enhanced technology integrations and 20 new integration partners. The ecosystem now supports a total of 50 integrations and 39 technology partners.
Tenable’s market-leading integration partners span some of the most widely deployed Security and IT technologies, including industry-leading Privileged Access Management, SIEM, IT Ticketing and Configuration Management Database (CMDB) solutions. Together, these integrated solutions accelerate the time-to-detect and remediate issues through a greater breadth of visibility [...]
Global travellers will soon be able to choose from an array of exciting and innovative experiences at Dubai International (DXB), following the unveiling of a refreshed brand for the airport. Embodying the spirit of Dubai, the new brand is all set to demonstrate unmatched hospitality, a culture of vibrant imagination, openness to fresh ideas, as well as a mesmerising mosaic of exciting and inspiring experiences.
Understanding dining is an integral part of a traveller’s journey through the airport, DXB has introduced a range of mouth-watering and delectable options to choose from. From the choicest traditional flavours at the S34 Gahwa Mezza Bar, and [...]