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October 12, 2021

DP World partners with CDC Group to create Africa investment platform

DP World has announced the creation of an investment platform in partnership with the UK’s development finance institution and impact investor CDC Group (CDC).

The platform covers a long-term investment period. DP World is contributing its stakes in three existing ports initially and expects to invest a further $1 billion through the platform over the next several years. CDC is committing approximately $320 million initially and expects to invest up to a further $400 million over the next several years. The transaction is subject to certain final regulatory approvals.

The platform will invest in origin and destination ports, inland container [...]

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August 10, 2021

August 10, 2021 Update: The global crypto market cap is $1.84T, a 5% increase over the last day

As of 10am GST on August 10, 2021, the total crypto market volume over the last 24 hours is $109.52B, which makes a 9.97% increase. The total volume in DeFi is currently $11.11B, 10.14% of the total crypto market 24-hour volume. The volume of all stable coins is now $87.77B, which is 80.14% of the total crypto market 24-hour volume.

Bitcoin’s price is currently $45,522.35.
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October 24, 2019

Global Catering Services Market to Reach $614.47 Billion by 2023, Says Beroe Inc

The global catering services market is projected to grow at a steady CAGR of 4.5 percent, according to Beroe Inc., a procurement intelligence firm. Based on recent valuations, the value of the catering services market is highest in Europe, worth $218.1 billion, growing at a rate of 3-4 percent, while the LATAM market has had the lowest value of $23.74 billion, growing at a rate of 2-3 percent.

The catering services market is expected to have the highest growth in the APAC projected to grow at an annual rate of 7-8 percent until 2021. While Singapore and Hong Kong have high market maturity and Japan and Australia have medium maturity the remainder of APAC has low market [...]

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October 7, 2019

Mimecast challenges GITEX visitors to step up and defeat Human Error

Mimecast has launched a new initiative to help GITEX visitors improve the cybersecurity awareness of their employees.

As part of Cyber Security Awareness Month, Mimecast is re-creating scenes from its training videos, and inviting visitors to co-star alongside IT security’s arch-nemesis, Human Error.

Jeff Ogden, GM, Mimecast Middle East & India, commented: “This year Mimecast is focussed on education around cyber resilience, supporting the UAE’s national cybersecurity strategy and tapping into the regional need for stronger consumer awareness of basic cybersecurity hygiene. We’re inviting organisations to join us and film short, fun awareness videos to [...]

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September 17, 2019

Mimecast Makes Migrating from Symantec’s Email Fast and Easy

Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company, today announced limited edition packaging and migration services for Symantec’s Email, also known as MessageLabs, customers.  To date,  more than 3800 Symantec customers have successfully migrated to Mimecast. Industry experts have made key observations related to the pending Symantec acquisition by Broadcom, expressing concern over “decaying software assets.” As part of the limited edition packaging services, Mimecast is offering free email security risk assessments, so organizations can see first-hand limitations of their incumbent email security system. Mimecast customers can also benefit from a broader [...]

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July 1, 2019

Dubai set to reinforce its status as a hub for SME growth

Dubai’s flourishing economy has traditionally provided a fertile environment for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to establish and grow their business. Its dynamic and diversified economic base, with robust real estate, construction, tourism, hospitality, logistics, finance and technology sectors, have made it a magnet for small and medium business entrepreneurs.

With the emirate’s economy entering a new phase of development, powered by mega projects, and the government launching a spate of initiatives to simplify and reduce the cost of doing business, Dubai is set to become an even more productive base for SMEs.

At the forefront of providing new [...]

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May 23, 2019

Tenable Expands Cyber Exposure Ecosystem

Tenable®, Inc., the Cyber Exposure company, announced the expansion of its Cyber Exposure ecosystem with 19 new and enhanced technology integrations. The integrations span industry-leading Mobile Device Management (MDM), public cloud infrastructure, SIEM and IT Service Management solutions to deliver greater visibility across the modern attack surface plus integrated security and IT workflows for faster detection and remediation.

“We’ve built the Cyber Exposure Ecosystem with best-of-breed technology partners with one goal in mind — to help digital organizations see, understand and reduce their cyber risk holistically – and quickly – across the entire modern [...]

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February 13, 2019

Mohammed bin Rashid views Emirati innovations at World Government Summit

The Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, viewed some innovative works presented by Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office, at the 7th World Government Summit.

The three-day summit, which concludes today, is being attended by representatives from over 140 countries.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid viewed an artistic piece, titled, “Pending Judgment,” which was created by the young Emirati artist, Shamma Al Ameri, to highlight tolerance, which is a core value of the Emirati community and was adopted by the country, led by the wise leadership that [...]

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