Posted: 12-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL.First, the bad news - China's constrained rare earth supplies will be an "irreversible trend" and prices will remain at high levels, according to Zhang Zhong, general manager of Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare-Earth Hi-Tech Co. Zhang should know, as his concern is China's leading rare earths producer - the Baatou mine produces more than 95 percent of China's production, while Chinese mines currently account for 97 percent of global supplies. The increase in global demand for rare earth metals has sent prices soaring in world markets. According to the China Nonferrous M
Posted: May 5, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Polyurethane-based two-component coatings are very solid, offer good resistance to aggressive chemicals, weathering, and mechanical stress.
Posted: May 2, 2018
UAE. Automation University opens on May 8 and 9 and brings together hundreds of visitors and industry experts to exchange views, trends and learn about technologies of Integrated Information and Automation Solutions.
Posted: April 26, 2018
JORDAN. The LOI was formalized to establish a partnership between SDI and KADDB to open a production line in Jordan to supply SDI's less lethal 40mm munitions in the MENA region.
Posted: April 12, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. List price worth US$6.3 billion; LEAP-1A engines to power the incoming fleet of 80 A320-neo aircraft.
Posted: April 12, 2018
UAE. Stretched over an area of 14 million-square-feet, ASIO comprises 353 plots that are allocated for light and medium industrial, mixed-use, and retail purposes.
Posted: April 12, 2018
ESTONIA. New project titled "Automated systems on the battlefield" launched.
Posted: April 11, 2018
GERMANY. The progression of "light weighting" aircraft components is a vital enabler in allowing airlines globally to minimize costs and reduce maintenance and refurbishment cycles.
Posted: April 10, 2018
UAE. Based on the findings of a recent survey conducted by McAfee, the answer lies in job satisfaction of cybersecurity employees, automation and gamification.
Posted: April 5, 2018
UAE. New software provides centralized visibility into networked assets and speeds up device deployment.
Posted: April 2, 2018
Our aim is to think ahead and innovate for the greater good of our planet and our society
Posted: March 27, 2018
UAE. Automation University opens its doors on May 8 and 9 to visitors from across the Middle East to showcase the latest leading-edge smart manufacturing solutions and technologies.
Posted: March 24, 2018
UAE. The annual competition is an extension of the F1 in Schools program and aims at inspiring students of the future through Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
Posted: March 24, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The rapid ascent of online printing plants has revolutionized the printing industry in recent years.
Posted: March 23, 2018
UAE. Updated thin client software gives workers better access to production information with improved visualization and mobility.
Posted: March 23, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The test tower is one of the highest in the world at 248 meters and will test highspeed and rope-less elevators.


date:Posted: June 18, 2018
UAE. 24% of Middle Eastern entrepreneurs are motivated by social impact and view it as their top priority as a business owner; 66% are undertaking angel investing.
date:Posted: June 16, 2018
UAE. MENA region recorded 93 deals amounting to US$15.4b in Q1 2018; UAE records highest announced Q1 deal value in the region at US$5.1b; Oil & gas deal value reached US$7.2b in Q1 2018; Almost 80% of MENA boards focused on portfolio transformation.
date:Posted: June 14, 2018
UAE. McAfee report sounds industry alarm: Don't start the blockchain revolution without making security a top priority.