UAE - Global Food Technology Challenge Will Help To Achieve Sustainable Food Production

Sustainable food production in the Emirates has been a major focus over recent years as the country seeks to lessen its reliance on imports. The UAE currently brings in about 90 per cent of its food requirements, although practices such as vertical farming and hydroponics are reducing this dependence. The Ruler of Dubai has announced a $1 million (Dh3.8m) prize fund for innovative solutions to food production in the UAE..... Read more »

Posted on : 10/15/2019


Dubai Aims To Become One Of The Top Coffee Centers In The World

DMCC earlier this year inaugurated Coffee Centre, a 7,500 square meter temperature-controlled facility with warehouses and logistical support to boost coffee trade in the region..... Read more »

Posted on : 10/15/2019


$330m Wind Farm Launched By Masdar Consortium in Serbia

Masdar, a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company and one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies,the company has inaugurated Cibuk 1, the largest utility-scale commercial wind project in Serbia and the Western Balkans..... Read more »

Posted on : 10/14/2019


Uae's Largest Ground-Mounted Private Solar Plant Inaugurated By Nestlé

The UAE's largest ground-mounted private solar plant inaugurated at Nestlé Middle East's Al Maha factory in Dubai..... Read more »

Posted on : 10/8/2019


Non-Oil Foreign Trade Hits $33bn: Abu Dhabi

The value of non-oil foreign merchandise trade through Abu Dhabi ports stood at Dh121.5 billion ($33 billion) at the end of the first seven months of 2019..... Read more »

Posted on : 10/8/2019


Sipchem Inks Partnership Deal With Hoyer Middle East

An integrated global leader in the petrochemical sector, Sahara International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) and a company listed on the Saudi Stock Exchange, signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Hoyer Middle East to further enhance the reach of its chemical products..... Read more »

Posted on : 10/8/2019


Huge Demand For 3D Printing - UAE

The name and logo of makerspace Sharjah Open Innovation Lab, the first incubator for startups and innovation in Sharjah, was also unveiled during the event, with attendees including Abdulla Alsaleh, undersecretary for foreign trade at the UAE's Ministry of Economy; assistant undersecretary for the industry sector at Ministry of Economy, Abdallah Al Shamsi; chairman of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal; and experts and specialists from the public and private sectors. .... Read more »

Posted on : 10/4/2019


Global Plastics And Rubber Industry Continued To Achieve Annual Growth Rates Of Between 4 - 5 Percent

Figures released by Plastics Europe showed that the near and Middle East together with Africa accounted for 7.1 per cent of the total global plastics production. The global plastics and rubber industry has continued to achieve annual growth rates of between 4 per cent and 5 per cent since the turn of the millennium, with the Middle East witnessing phenomenal expansion in its polymerisation capacities along with the Asia-Pacific region..... Read more »

Posted on : 10/4/2019


Dubai cashes in on Africa's growth story, making it a prime export target

Dubai export agency is targeting the high economic growth countries such as Africa and Asia despite witnessing slow economic growth of the world..... Read more »

Posted on : 9/28/2019


Dubai Health Authority Plans To Update Its Electronic Medical Record System

Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has announced plans to update its electronic medical record system, Salama, by the first quarter of 2020. The updates will make sure that patients visiting DHA hospitals have access to upgraded features on the MyChart app. This feature is highly convenient, as it will reduce patients’ wait times on the day of their appointment..... Read more »

Posted on : 9/27/2019