GoDaddy’s 2024 Global Entrepreneurship Survey reveals entrepreneurs in Saudi Arabia are innovative and digitized with 93% also reporting confidence in their abilities to use AI technology for their business

According to the GoDaddy 2024 Global Entrepreneurship Survey entrepreneurs in the Kingdom are well informed, have a meaningful purpose for becoming small business owners and have a positive outlook on how technology can be used in business. The Survey results showed that entrepreneurs in Saudi Arabia are predominantly young, with 75% falling into the Generation […]

ADQ and Oman Investment Authority launch $180mln technology-focused fund to bolster the digital economy

ADQ, an Abu Dhabi-based investment and holding company, today announced the launch of a USD 180 million technology-focused fund, Jasoor Fund (the Fund), with Oman Investment Authority (OIA) and represented by ITHCA Group. This commitment is part of broader framework agreement signed between both parties in 2022. The Fund aims to bolster the digital economy […]

HKUST president leads delegation to UAE securing partnerships on research, tech transfer and talent development

A high-level delegation from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) concluded a successful trip to Abu Dhabi and Dubai last week.. Led by HKUST President Prof. Nancy Ip, the delegation established valuable ties and partnerships with prominent institutions in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to foster education, research, and innovation.  The visit […]

Future forward: Gearing up for BNI UAE’s Expo of breakthrough opportunities

Business Network International (BNI®) UAE, the world’s largest business networking and referral organization, is excited to break through the third edition of BNI UAE’s Expo 2024, a significant flagship event including professionals and veterans inspiring through their breakthrough journeys, schedule on April 27, 2024, at the Jafza One Convention Centre, Dubai. With “Breakthrough” as its exclusive […]

Dubai World Trade Centre cluster appoints CA Anirudh Chaturvedi as new Cluster Director of Finance

Dubai World Trade Centre Cluster has appointed Anirudh Chaturvedi as the new Cluster Director of Finance at Novotel World Trade Centre, Ibis World Trade Centre and Ibis One Central. With an extensive background in finance hospitality and over 13 years of industry experience & serving Middle East region (UAE & Qatar) for past 6+ years, Mr. Chaturvedi […]

UAE and Oman establish investment partnerships worth AED 129bln to deepen cooperation across multiple sectors

After His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq, Sultan of Oman, witnessed the announcement of multiple agreements, a UAE-Oman business forum was convened today as part of His Majesty Sultan Haitham’s state visit to the UAE. Following the signings on Monday in the […]

Department of Digital Ajman partners with Sprinklr to deliver a unified citizen experience across all channels

Sprinklr (NYSE: CXM), the unified customer experience management (Unified-CXM) platform for modern enterprises, today announced a partnership with the Department of Digital Ajman (DDA). Sprinklr is supporting the DDA as it works to implement an innovative cross-channel program to unify citizen experience across all government entities within the Emirate of Ajman. Dr. Ohoud Ali Shehail – Director […]

Unveiling ‘The Marketing Deep-Dive 2024’: A premier event for F&B marketers

Fast Food Cafe and Conventions (FFCC) operated by Oddbox proudly presents the first instalment of ‘The Marketing Deep-Dive 2024,’ an exclusive conference tailored for senior marketing executives in the Quick Service Restaurants (QSR), Cafe, Fast Casual, Casual Dining, and Cloud Kitchen sectors. In today’s competitive restaurant industry, personalized experiences are paramount for success. Studies show […]

WSP Middle East launches real estate advisory arm

WSP Middle East, one of the world’s leading professional services firms providing strategic advisory, engineering and design services, is pleased to announce the launch of its Real Estate Advisory Services in the region. This strategic move speaks directly to evolving market dynamics in which more clients are seeking out comprehensive, end-to-end project lifecycle services underneath […]