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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.

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date:Posted: June 14, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. thyssenkrupp Materials Services relies on Microsoft for in-house solution development; AI as an essential component of the holistic digitalization strategy; Customers benefit from individualized offers and more efficient processes.
date:Posted: June 13, 2019
UAE. Cyber-crime is one of the biggest risks to businesses to date and globally its estimated costs will reach US$6 trillion by 2021.
date:Posted: June 12, 2019
UAE. Millions of files that are sitting out in the open across various file storage technologies are actually encrypted by ransomware; The analysis detected many files containing highly sensitive information.
INTERNATIONAL. thyssenkrupp Materials Services relies on Microsoft for in-house solution development; AI as an essential component of the holistic digitalization strategy; Customers benefit from individualized offers and more efficient processes.