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 22, 2019
UAE. WIMO ('Where Is My Order') helps delivery companies and those managing their own fleets keep their costs down using dynamic logistics automation and simple user experience design practices.
Posted: January 21, 2019
UAE. From automated street lights that change colour to alert you of a hazard, to centrally-planned dynamic traffic flows and car-to-car comm., cities will change rapidly.
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.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: March 21, 2019
UAE. Zebra study: Heightened investment in disruptive technologies and enterprise-class devices will empower the majority of front-line workers by 2023.
date:Posted: March 20, 2019
UAE. The tale of an Argentinian teenager now shows that sleuthing for security holes in code can be a lucrative pursuit; He has come a long way since winning his first reward of US$50 in 2016.
date:Posted: March 20, 2019
UAE. For M&A activity in the chemical industry to continue to be strong, there will be headwinds for organizations to navigate in the coming year.
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