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Posted: 03-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. New York is famed as "the city that never sleeps" but London, reveals a new study, sleeps even less, as do over 30 other cities worldwide. None sleepless than Cairo, the strife-torn capital of Egypt, which is today named the "world's most 24-hour" city by a study of the world's most round-the-clock metropolises. But New York ranks a humiliating 32nd, behind London (17th), Paris (18th), Rome (27th) and an embarrassingly long list of other cities. The first global ranking of the world's "most 24-hour" - or most nocturnal - cities, comes from analysing 120 million online chat
Posted: August 18, 2016
UAE. Excitement builds for the season closer in Abu Dhabi; Three-day West Grandstand tickets and Friday Brunch package already sold out.
Posted: August 12, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. In the future, it is likely that we will see more domestic robot companions that can be customised to people's individual preferences. And we will be able to shop for them as we now shop for vacuum cleaners and phones.
Posted: August 10, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Mapping and survey contract with Naples Port Authority for the Archaeological Sites Mapping Project, based in the Port of Naples.
Posted: August 8, 2016
UAE. Riverbed survey highlights network strain around pivotal events and the need for end-to-end visibility into networks to ensure application performance.
Posted: August 4, 2016
UAE. Takes celebration of sports and community into its second month at the Abu Dhabi Sports Festival.
Posted: August 3, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. From the rise of A.I, bionics, drones and 3D printing houses to virtual reality and instant translation tools - the change coming in the next 4 years is estimated to be greater than in the last 20 years combined.
Posted: July 31, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Finland tops 2016 Social Progress Index; Canada, Australia and UK also perform well; The most significant underperformers relative to GDP are the Gulf States: Saudi Arabia (65th, $49,537); Kuwait (45th, $69,878) and the UAE (39th, $64,563).
Posted: July 29, 2016
JORDAN. Humanitarian access is still needed across Aleppo; Some 250,000 to 400,000 civilians remain in what was once Syria's largest city - not all of them want or are able to leave.
Posted: July 28, 2016
UAE. Growth of the combined turnover of finalists averaged 199% from2013 - 2015, with at least seven businesses founded since 2013 seeing growth rates of 200% or more.
Posted: July 26, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Global leader in the provision of integrated drilling waste management and environmental services, is delighted to support the local community by sponsoring Peterhead FC's Summer Coaching Programme.
Posted: July 22, 2016
UAE. Sixty Olympic and Paralympic athletes form the company's largest, most diverse Team Visa.
Posted: July 18, 2016
UAE. Focusing on young women and girls, Ms. Fathi will be working closely with UN Women to push for young women entrepreneurship in the region.
Posted: July 14, 2016
UAE. The Green MED Initiative (GMI) has as main objective the development of an integrated and environmentally sound waste management system by means of innovative technologies and sustainable waste treatment and recycling.
Posted: July 6, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Although the future will increasingly move away from human involvement, those companies who want to survive within this future will need to place humans at the centre of their service offering.
Posted: June 30, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. New book aims to help business leaders and their organizations more effectively navigate the challenges and opportunities of digital disruption.


date:Posted: August 24, 2016
UAE. 71% of respondents think Brexit will not impact Dubai's competitiveness as a global financial centre.
date:Posted: August 24, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. With disruptive technologies changing the way people move around, new EY report recommends governments look to citizen behaviour as the starting point for developing sustainable transport policy.
date:Posted: August 24, 2016
UAE. 92% of polled GCC SMEs already on social media; Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn driving unprecedented customer engagement for Arab SMEs, according to new Orient Planet Research report.
INTERNATIONAL. With disruptive technologies changing the way people move around, new EY report recommends governments look to citizen behaviour as the starting point for developing sustainable transport policy.
INTERNATIONAL. As smart devices are becoming autonomous, chief information security officers are being required to adopt new mechanisms and approaches to trust.
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