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    Global Aerospace Summit to begin on 7th March [Show Video]

    The Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC, is set to host Global Aerospace Summit 2016 on the 7th and 8th March.

    The summit will discuss the advent of new generation of intelligent, composite aircraft, and its capital investment and skill upgrade requirements, which are key challenges facing commercial aviation’s maintenance repair and overall sector as it sits on the cusp of a decade of growth, according to industry leaders.


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    ADP Organize 17 Championships for the Security Zone

    ADP Organize 17 Championships for the Security ZoneFebruary 12, 2016

    During its second preparatory meeting, the Sports Activity Section, at the Directorate General of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior, discussed the championships’ program for the Abu Dhabi Emirate’s Security Zone for the 2016 sports season.


    Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin Dalmouj Al Dhaheri, Strategy and Performance Development Director General at the Ministry of Interior, emphasized that organizing sports championships for the Abu Dhabi Emirate’s security zone reflects the commitment of the"...

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    CiteAb Names Cell Signaling Technology, “Antibody Company of the Year” and “Researchers’ Choice”

    CiteAb Names Cell Signaling Technology, “Antibody Company of the Year” and “Researchers’ Choice”February 12, 2016

    Cell Signaling Technology (CST), a leading provider of antibodies, kits and services, was honored with the 2016 CiteAb Award for “Researchers’ Choice” and for a second year in a row with the award for “Antibody Company of the Year.” Now in its second year, the CiteAb Antibody Awards aim to celebrate the very best suppliers, reagents and individuals in the research antibody sector, recognizing the efforts that are made to progress science.


    Andrew Chalmers, Ph.D., founder of CiteAb, said: "The level of competition in the awards this year was"...

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    Abu Dhabi real estate to slow down, says Asteco

    Abu Dhabi's property market is expected to see a noticeable slowdown in the next 12 months, compounded by a reduction in government spending and stagnant salary levels, says property advisory firm Asteco.


    In its latest UAE Real Estate Report, Asteco in its outlook for 2016 said low oil prices would exert ongoing downward pressure on the market despite limited pipeline growth.


    Following a slow but overall positive"...

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    Six 'mobile-first' ways for UAE retailers to keep shoppers in their stores

    During the National Retail Federation (NRF) Retail's Big Show 2016, the largest retail show of the year, wireless network provider Aruba took the opportunity to collect new data on the the impact of shoppers' mobile phone and retail mobile app usage on brick-and-mortar stores. During the course of the multi-day study, Aruba surveyed 500+ global consumers including those from the UAE in order to determine how mobile usage has impacted shopping in traditional stores.


    Based on the results, it is clear that mobile phones have a powerful role in the in-store shopping experience.

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    #WorldGovSummit.. Disruptive Technology Could Radically Reshape Cargo Industry, DP World Chairman Tells World Government Summit

    The use of drones and high speed transport systems such as Hyperloop to move and deliver cargo could radically impact large ports like Jebel Ali with cargo going straight to customers, as cargo handlers increasingly adopt smart technological solutions to facilitate trade across the globe.

    Speaking at the World Government Summit, in Dubai, Sultan bin Sulayem, Chairman of DP World and Chairman of Dubai’s Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, said he foresees a day when seaports either move inland, or become obsolete, as a result of disruptive technology reshaping the cargo industry.


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    #WorldGovSummit.. du and SAP launch cloud services in UAE

    UAE government enterprises will soon gain access to some of the world’s smartest applications in 2016, thanks to a strategic partnership signed today by du and SAP software company. during the World Government Summit.

    The partnership works to support the commitment to nationwide digitisation and innovation. The UAE Vision 2021 aims for the country to become one of the Top 10 in the world in INSEAD’s Global Innovation Index and in the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Index over the next five years.


    Combining du’s Infrastructure"...

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