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: May 16, 2018
UAE. The Awards Programme recognised 30 companies demonstrating Transformational Growth across industry sectors.
Posted: May 15, 2018
UAE. The Dubai Government Vehicle Lifecycle Management System is a blockchain based project which will be conducted under the Dubai 10x initiative by 2020.
Posted: May 10, 2018
UAE. Almost half of those surveyed (49%) expect an increase in capital expenditure in the next year; Private sector funding on the rise, according to 80% of respondents.
Posted: May 7, 2018
UAE. Proper spectrum authorization is essential to ensuring smooth operation of broadcast systems, safeguarding equipment investments and adhering to federal laws.
Posted: May 2, 2018
UAE. Finalists to be announced in October 2018, winners in October 2019; The Challenge targets mega companies, start-ups and universities.
Posted: May 1, 2018
UAE. Consumers in the UAE continue to rally behind their love of cars; The most intimate industry out of 15 in the region.
Posted: April 15, 2018
UAE. Swisslog highlights the benefits of agile automation systems in solving logistical challenges in the Middle East region.
Posted: April 11, 2018
UAE. Surprisingly high "yes" values, but strong contrasts among ethnical groups; Big difference between own behaviour and the observed behaviour of other motorists.
Posted: April 10, 2018
UAE. Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), DP World - UAE Region, Gargash Enterprises - Mercedes-Benz and Michelin, have launched this initiative which is aimed at raising general awareness of truck safety aspects and security procedures on the roads.
Posted: April 6, 2018
UAE. Serco Middle East received an Acknowledgment Award for their dedicated road safety initiatives providing industry solutions that can be widely adopted to reduce road accidents and fatalities across the Middle East.
Posted: April 5, 2018
UAE. VIMANA Global has incorporated the crypto-facts and Blockchain, to ensure decentralized and continuous management of autonomous drone taxi routes in smart cities.
Posted: March 24, 2018
UAE. Truck accidents often caused by trailer issues; Education & Technology vital to improve the situation; Multi-stakeholder conference to discuss critical issues of truck trailer safety.
Posted: March 18, 2018
UAE. Relevant government agencies and key stakeholders remain committed toward eliminating the vast illicit trade.
Posted: March 14, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Doors made with the glass fiber polypropylene-reinforced composites outperformed metal car doors in two key environmental categories: global warming potential and cumulative energy demand.
Posted: March 13, 2018
UAE. All dimensions of dangerous driving decline; Commute times and traffic accidents decrease; The absolute levels of perceived misbehaviour are still high.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: November 19, 2018
UAE. Large majority of UAE survey respondents willing to bank with established technology companies, says Bain & Company study.
date:Posted: November 19, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. First mover advantage for Saudi companies that protect consumer data.
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.
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