Aafaq Islamic Finance and NWTN drive sustainable mobility through innovative partnership

Aafaq Islamic Finance, a leading provider of financial services in the UAE, is  pleased to announce a strategic partnership with NWTN, an eco-conscious mobility technology company. This collaboration, aimed at transforming the electric vehicle financing landscape, is formalized through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the two entities. The partnership establishes a collaborative framework […]

RIT Dubai student entrepreneur launches real estate summit in the metaverse

Photo: Volston Abreo, Senior Computing Security major at RIT Dubai, is convening Real Estate Worldscape 2023 A student from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computing at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai is preparing to launch the first edition of a one-of-a-kind real estate summit in the metaverse. Senior Computing Security major, Volston Abreo, is convening Real Estate Worldscape […]

Young Tech Leaders of the Middle East: Virtual Tech Leadership Program Launches with 24 Youth

On July 31, 2021, 24 youth from the Middle East showcased their human-centered design solutions, addressing a range of issues, from minibus transportation in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq to providing support to refugee communities abroad. The event was a capstone to the Young Tech Leaders of the Middle East inaugural summer program—a 3-week virtual […]

Liquidity Capital Partners With YAS Investments, Launching USD 100m Venture Debt Fund Targeting Middle Eastern Tech Start-Ups

Liquidity Capital, the Israel-based fintech providing non-dilutive growth capital for growth businesses, today announced it has closed a joint venture with Dubai-based YAS Investments to create a new USD 100m fund, YAS Liquidity Fund, in Abu Dhabi Global Markets. The sector-agnostic fund will focus on providing minimal-dilutive growth financing options to tech companies operating in […]

Which Project Management Framework Should You Adopt?

One of the questions constantly asked by both organizations and individuals concerns what project management framework to adopt. This question is triggered by various factors that range from choosing a career path in project management, to up-skilling oneself to successfully manage high profile and value projects. Plus, the market place in the Middle East, especially […]

sbe and World of Wonders Real Estate Development Announce Opening of SLS Dubai Hotel & Residences in Q2 2021

sbe, the leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning global brands, in collaboration with World of Wonders Real Estate Development, today announced SLS Dubai Hotel & Residences is set to welcome guests, residential, hotel and local alike, in the second quarter of 2021. The highly anticipated project soars 75 floors to the […]