Autos & Transport

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Posted: 11-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Internal combustion engines are improving their ability to cut CO2 emissions at a lower cost than expected, and, as a result, carmakers should be able to meet 2020 emissions targets mainly through improvements to conventional technologies, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group. The report, Powering Autos to 2020: The Era of the Electric Car?, was released recently. Internal-combustion-engine (ICE) technologies offer the potential to cut tailpipe emissions of carbon dioxide by approximately 40% at a cost to consumers of US$50 to US$60 per percentage point of
Posted: January 11, 2019
HONG KONG. The testing course will be utilized solely by the company to develop autonomous driving technology and conduct road tests of autonomous vehicles.
Posted: January 4, 2019
UAE. The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is home to some of the most exciting projects markets in the world; Over 3,100 completed projects to compete for honours as region's best.
Posted: November 27, 2018
UAE. The 220 square metre showroom will be open until February 2019 and will display Model S and Model X, allowing shoppers to learn about Tesla's products in an experiential environment.
Posted: November 14, 2018
UAE. A step towards creating a digital freight ecosystem that connects all logistics stakeholders onto one platform.
Posted: November 3, 2018
UAE. The 4th International Conference on Future Mobility (ICFM) will be held in Abu Dhabi, featuring a world-class team of experts automotive and tech; 450 experts representing more than 175 government and private institutions from 18 countries.
Posted: October 12, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Although the transition to fully-autonomous cars is still some years away, the self-driving revolution is thunderously on the go - and this reality is closer than you may think.
Posted: October 7, 2018
UAE. MEED has shortlisted 80 companies and individuals to qualify for its prestigious MEED Awards programme; The UAE has 60 finalists competing for a stake in some US$640 billion worth of projects in the pipeline across the emirates.
Posted: October 6, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Velodyne also hosting two-day 'AutoDrive Challenge' in Alameda, Calif. from Oct. 15-16, part of a three-year university competition to develop a fully autonomous vehicle.
Posted: September 27, 2018
QATAR. Self-Driving 5G connected Aerial Taxi, a large drone-like vehicle big enough to transport two people to a destination up to 20 minutes away with a 130 Km/h speed; Ooredoo 5G to play vital role in Qatar's Smart Cities.
Posted: September 21, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Capital Metro Company has been awarded the flagship Riyadh Metro Operations & Maintenance (O&M) contract for Lines 1 and 2 by Arriyadh Development Authority.
Posted: September 18, 2018
UAE. The global engineering and infrastructure advisory company has appointed Rui Baptista as Aviation Director - Terminals, and Paul Drayton as Tall Buildings Leader in the Middle East.
Posted: September 18, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. NEXT is introducing the world's first Modular Mobile Parcel Locker.
Posted: June 7, 2018
UAE. CarSwitch.com, the UAE's first certified used car online platform that handles thousands of customer buy and sell requests every month, reveals the current state of the private used car market of Dubai in numbers.
Posted: June 5, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. More than half of global demand is generated in the Asia-Pacific region. Analysts at Ceresana expect global market volume of SBR to increase by 2.0% p.a. until 2025.
Posted: June 1, 2018
UAE. Implementation of blockchain in the automotive industry can lead to enhanced customer satisfaction for those buying a car and can lead to higher profits for the automakers.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: January 15, 2019
UAE. While organizations will relook at their structure and job roles to enable successful digital transformation across 2019, other key activity areas will be automation of customer experiences and the supply chain, Dimension Data says.
date:Posted: January 14, 2019
UAE. Cyber attacks rated as the highest risk in the UAE; MENA business leaders worried about energy price shock and unemployment.
date:Posted: January 14, 2019
UAE. 2019 starts well after the capitulation of December 2018; Hopes on the "patience" of the Fed and on trade discussions between US and China.
UAE. While organizations will relook at their structure and job roles to enable successful digital transformation across 2019, other key activity areas will be automation of customer experiences and the supply chain, Dimension Data says.
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