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: June 19, 2019
UAE. Global congestion up, but new technology signals way forward; Mumbai takes Crown of "Most Traffic Congested City"; Abu Dhabi ranks 396 and Dubai 202.
Posted: May 29, 2019
TOKYO. Parties will conduct a joint experiment with a next-generation peer-to-peer (P2P) electricity system that enables homes, businesses, and electric vehicles (EVs) connected to the electricity grid to trade electricity using a blockchain.
Posted: May 28, 2019
UAE. One crucial component is the stack. As the core of the fuel cell, it converts hydrogen into electrical energy,
Posted: May 27, 2019
UAE. Bosch sensor box makes it possible to control flying taxis with precision; Offers economic advantages by using production- tested components from the automotive sector; Study forecasts 1 billion flights in flying taxis in 2030.
Posted: May 17, 2019
TOKYO. Promoting smart transportation solutions in the Middle East.
Posted: May 17, 2019
UAE. Ecosystems and open platforms create an economy of things; First Digital Trust Forum with international experts; "We need secure, open platforms and an internet in which users have the power to decide for themselves."
Posted: May 17, 2019
UAE. The investment is a significant milestone for PitStopArabia.com and is aimed at bolstering their market leadership and growing their foot print regionally.
Posted: May 14, 2019
UAE. Ford has come up with a way of taking the stress out of even that situation - taking inspiration from the means by which new car technology helps drivers to avoid accidents on the road.
Posted: May 13, 2019
UAE. Swisslog continues to secure new projects in the Middle East and beyond.
Posted: May 6, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. The JSAP program is one of the largest SAP projects in the automotive distribution industry.
Posted: May 3, 2019
UAE. Mr Singh will assume this responsibility in addition to his current role as the company's Global Head of the Mobility, Aerospace, Defence & Security Practice.
Posted: April 30, 2019
UAE. The Gulf region’s best projects have been revealed as winners were announced at the 2019 MEED Projects Awards, in association with Mashreq.
Posted: April 26, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. Aerodyne will implement its drone-based enterprise solutions for STC Specialized's clients within telecoms, power, oil & gas and other infrastructure-led industries.
Posted: April 11, 2019
UAE. A duo of white-hat hackers have earned themselves a brand new Tesla Model 3 after exposing a vulnerability in the car's integrated browser; Tesla is working to release a fix.
Posted: April 11, 2019
UAE. Dow Jones' Barrons magazine and MSCI have ranked the supply-chain logistics company as world-wide sustainability leader.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: June 24, 2019
UAE. The latest edition of PwC's Middle East Economy Watch looks at the recent oil price rebound and its mixed impact on regional economies.
date:Posted: June 20, 2019
UAE. Eighty-seven percent of businesses plan to expand warehouse footprint over the next five years, finds Zebra's 2024 Warehousing Vision Study.
date:Posted: June 20, 2019
KUWAIT. Kuwait's retail sector is expected to see solid growth in Q2 2019 and beyond, though fluctuating consumer sentiment and policy changes could weigh on turnover.