Business Life

Posted: 03-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. New York is famed as "the city that never sleeps" but London, reveals a new study, sleeps even less, as do over 30 other cities worldwide. None sleepless than Cairo, the strife-torn capital of Egypt, which is today named the "world's most 24-hour" city by a study of the world's most round-the-clock metropolises. But New York ranks a humiliating 32nd, behind London (17th), Paris (18th), Rome (27th) and an embarrassingly long list of other cities. The first global ranking of the world's "most 24-hour" - or most nocturnal - cities, comes from analysing 120 million online chat
Posted: June 14, 2019
UAE. In its seventeenth edition, ADIHEX is considered to be the most popular exhibition of hunting, equestrian and heritage conservation.
Posted: June 12, 2019
UAE. Successful piloting of the Accessible Digital Textbook to enable all children including those with disabilities to access quality digital content.
Posted: June 12, 2019
UAE. As part of its first action as a member, the FSRA welcomes and supports the recommendations made in a report, “A call for action Climate change as a source of financial risk."
Posted: June 11, 2019
UAE. Private equity firm's venture in growing "extra care" market revives story of English market town's hat-making heyday.
Posted: June 8, 2019
UAE. Bank's Keep the Creek Clean initiative clears more than 5,400kgs of waste from the ocean.
Posted: June 5, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. Quality and price remain top consumer concerns, creating a challenge for companies to deliver recycled and recyclable products at minimal additional cost.
Posted: June 5, 2019
JOHANNESBURG. The event aims to highlight the huge investment opportunity in Africa paving the way for a more sustainable future.
Posted: June 5, 2019
JOHANNESBURG. Dr Bahle Zondo had just walked into the home of a strategic partner towards the empowerment of emerging farmers and achieving food security in Africa.
Posted: June 3, 2019
UAE. Conserving electricity, setting the air-conditioner at a higher temperature and recycling or reusing products are some of the top measures taken, new YouGov survey reveals.
Posted: June 1, 2019
UAE. dubizzle poll reveals sustainable consumer habits ahead of World Environment Day that falls on June 5th; 42% of respondents stated that they took part in recycling and waste sorting; 7% consider themselves not to be environmentally friendly.
Posted: May 31, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. The "big five" generated a record €15.6bn in revenue in 2017/18, a 6% increase; Premier League clubs' revenues increased to €5.4bn; The Premier League is 72% larger than its nearest competitor.
Posted: May 30, 2019
UAE. A study by BCG and The Network found the UAE is attractive for digital experts eyeing a move abroad for career advancement.
Posted: May 30, 2019
UAE. The building sector contributes an estimated 40% of global CO2 emissions; WorldGBC's Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment aims to reduce carbon footprint of the built environment.
Posted: May 29, 2019
FLORIDA. Project to tap into Florida Gulf Stream's 45 terawatt hours per year of persistent renewable energy.
Posted: May 29, 2019
UAE. Foster + Partners and Aurecon's House of Wisdom welcomes the community of Sharjah and the world into a space which is conceptualised as a social hub for learning, supported by innovation and technology.


date:Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. SANS 2019 State of OT/ICS Cybersecurity Security Survey finds people the biggest risk, mobile devices, wireless networks and cloud services increase cyber risk.
date:Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. New book affirms that organizations need to fundamentally evolve their approach to technology and business models and unlock vast new economic potential enabled by edge technologies.
date:Posted: June 18, 2019
UAE. Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Index: Manufacturers will more than double multicloud use in the next two years.