October 1, 2022
MOEI launches “UAE Maritime Network” to reinforce maritime investments
The Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure (MOEI) has launched the UAE Maritime Network initiative, which aims to support international maritime organisations and promote the UAE as a global maritime hub and an ideal environment for maritime investments. The project supports the Ministry's efforts to strengthen the standing of the maritime industry in the UAE abroad. In addition to being a significant contributor to the Projects of the 50
September 20, 2022
MBRSC supports Metaverse simulation of the 2117 Mars mission
Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has announced its participation in the development of the Metaverse, which will simulate the UAE's manned Mars mission in 2117. BEDU, Dubai's foremost pioneer in Web3 technologies and solutions, will lead this first-of-its-kind project. The 2117 Metaverse project, which has been formalized through a memorandum of understanding, will involve close collaboration between MBRSC and BEDU. BEDU will contribute its expertise to the development of the 2117 Metaverse.
September 15, 2022
Seatrade Maritime event returns to Dubai in 2023
Under the patronage of the Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure and as a part of UAE Maritime Week, Seatrade Maritime will bring its flagship Middle East conference and exhibition, now known as Seatrade Maritime and Logistics Middle East, back to Dubai in May 2023. Since 2003, the marine exhibition and conference has been a regular event on the maritime calendar, integrating Logistics for the first time. Featuring new features and enhanced core experiences, the event will be the focal point of UAE Maritime Week from 16 to 18 May
September 15, 2022
Moro Hub, Trend Micro collaborate to bolster cybersecurity skills in UAE
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global provider of cybersecurity solutions, in partnership with Moro Hub, subsidiary of Digital DEWA, the digital arm of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (PJSC) hosted a threat hunt workshop at the Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach, Dubai, UAE, aimed at fortifying the nation’s digital infrastructure and raise awareness of cybersecurity. With 25 participants, the competition consisted of two separate phases: Phase 1: Attack and Phase 2: Defend.
September 13, 2022
New members surge by 69% at Dubai Chamber of Commerce
Dubai Chamber of Commerce, one of three chambers operating under Dubai Chambers, has revealed that over 27,100 companies joined as new members in the first eight months of 2022, representing a 69% year-over-year (y-o-y) increase and bringing total membership to over 314,000. Between January and August 2022, member exports and re-exports increased by more than 20% year on year, totaling AED 177 billion.
September 12, 2022
UAE’s first paperless Direct Debit Marketplace launches today
The Direct Debit Marketplace platform, which is available to organizations that take recurring fees in any industry, is bank agnostic, which means it does not affect the merchants' relationship with their banking services provider. The platform provides users with peace of mind because direct debits enabled by the platform are integrated with and regulated by the UAE Central Bank. Payers benefit from cancellation control as part of their contractual terms.
September 9, 2022
MoHRE launches WhatsApp Account for 24/7 services
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) has launched a WhatsApp business account through which customers can contact the ministry and submit inquiries. Customers can reach the ministry at 600590000, and services will be available in English and Arabic. The new channel, verified by Meta, the owner of WhatsApp, allows employers, employees, domestic helpers, and other categories to contact MoHRE in real-time. With the launch of the new service, MoHRE has become the UAE's first federal entity to have a verified WhatsApp business account.
September 6, 2022
Mohammed Bin Rashid Aerospace Hub to participate in Dubai Helishow 2022
ubai Helishow 2022, the Middle East's only international exhibition dedicated to the helicopter and aviation industries, will be crowned with the participation and support of the Mohammed bin Rashid Aerospace Hub (MBRAH). At Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai South, the exhibition highlights the latest technologies, aircraft operations, and industry trends, as well as the support of vertical aviation sectors. Dubai Helishow, organized by The DOMUS Group, will bring together professionals, government officials, VIPs, and members of the helicopter community.
September 5, 2022
Dubai Government Human Resources and SAP collaborate to boost Emirati talent
With a joint effort between the Dubai Government Human Resources Department (DGHR) and the international technology company SAP, a group of 30 Emirati university graduates has successfully completed a rigorous selection process to enrol in a training programme that will position them for long-term career success in the quick-paced world of cloud computing.