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: 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.
Posted: May 31, 2018
UAE. Two weeks into the initiative, the campaign focused on the importance of self-awareness and self-control.
Posted: May 23, 2018
UAE. A young and talented female Emarati, Atia Saeed started her journey as a Station Master in Serco's rail operation and was later promoted to the role of Multimedia Artist where she employs her skills and passion for filmography.
Posted: May 17, 2018
UAE. Statistics showed that during Ramadan the percentage of traffic accidents are particularly high due to the challenges posed by fasting.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: November 16, 2018
UAE. The new cybercriminals are effectively a cross-breed of the once esoteric, targeted attacker, and the pedestrian purveyor of off-the-shelf malware, using manual hacking techniques, not for espionage or sabotage, but to maintain their dishonorable income streams.
date:Posted: November 14, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. RPA software spending is on pace to total US$2.4 billion in 2022.
date:Posted: November 14, 2018
UAE Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace Survey reveals strength in diversity and opportunities for improvement; 74% of women aspire to senior leadership roles.
UAE. The new cybercriminals are effectively a cross-breed of the once esoteric, targeted attacker, and the pedestrian purveyor of off-the-shelf malware, using manual hacking techniques, not for espionage or sabotage, but to maintain their dishonorable income streams.
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