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: September 29, 2017
UAE. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices launched in 1999 as the first global sustainability benchmarks.
Posted: September 29, 2017
UAE. During the 2.75 year holding period, this investment has delivered an attractive monthly income to clients equal to the promised 8.25% per annum, and with this successful exit the actual IRR is around 11% after all taxes and fees.
Posted: September 28, 2017
BAHRAIN. The portal is designed to provide transportation facilities to travelers all around the world and to bring three parties in one channel: Car rental companies, travel agents, and clients.
Posted: September 23, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. IEA; Banning Uber, and clamping down on the Gig Economy more generally, is a restriction upon freedom of choice.
Posted: September 8, 2017
UAE. Security device works out-of-the-box with limitless tracking; Orange to supply Sherlock with worldwide seamless connectivity.
Posted: September 7, 2017
UAE. Greater range and advanced technologies make new LEAF the ultimate EV package.
Posted: August 12, 2017
UAE. Global engineering and infrastructure advisory firm Aurecon has appointed Mieszko Iwaskow as its Transport Planning Leader.
Posted: August 10, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The first vehicles to be produced at the plant will be new Symbol and new Duster.
Posted: July 26, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. If making a buck meant not caring, would you still do it? With an annual infusion of US$15 billion, the sharing economy seems to be a case in point that spreading the love literally pays off.
Posted: July 13, 2017
UAE. The new 17,000 square feet store and service centre is located on Sheikh Zayed Road, opposite to the Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall Metro Station.
Posted: July 10, 2017
UAE. dubizzle Motors partners with RoadSafetyUAE to drive awareness about secondhand car safety issues.
Posted: May 12, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Elon Musk has announced a futuristic vision of transportation involving underground roadway systems beneath bustling cities; Aurecon expert weighs in on whether Elon's vision really is as impossible as it sounds...
Posted: May 2, 2017
UAE. Latest MEED research shows improvement despite spending cuts; Private sector investment will be a key driver of new construction opportunities in 2017.
Posted: April 19, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Aurecon's latest Just Imagine blog post: will autonomous vehicles really reinvent transportation or will they exasperate our overburdened systems?
Posted: March 31, 2017
UAE. In terms of value, rail represents US$190.4 billion or 50% of the total value of projects, followed by road construction (US$121.4 billion).

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date:Posted: December 15, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. AI will create 2.3 million jobs in 2020, while eliminating 1.8 million.
date:Posted: December 15, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Nearly all (94%) device makers have invested in software development in the past five years; Nine in 10 (88%) believe the Internet of Things (IoT) is driving growth within the manufacturing industry; 84% have changed their business model to put software at its core in delivering services and generating revenue.
date:Posted: December 14, 2017
UAE. As the interconnection junction between network providers, cloud providers and the enterprise, Equinix has a unique perspective on IT trends and where things are headed.
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
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