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UAE businesses must secure data or risk 20 million euro fine
Data privacy has become the primary focus of businesses in the UAE
Honeywell names Burj Khalifa as the 'smartest' building in the UAE
Honeywell named the Burj Khalifa as the UAE’s “smartest” building at the Middle East’s first-ever smart building awards presentation at the Innovation Live! Summit today in Dubai.
RTA launches trial run of Smart Yard for driver tests during Innovation Week
During the events of the UAE Innovation Week (20-26 Nov 2016), the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) unleashed the Smart Yard initiative;
Apply for 90-day UAE visit visa online
Smart phone application for 90 day visit visa also available
B2B travel technology platform launched in UAE
TravRays platform can be integrated with any travel supplier
Jobs that robots could put on the line
Some form of automation will become commonplace even in tasks only humans could do
Apple hiring new employees in UAE
Vacancies for company's retail operations in UAE posted on September 9, just in time for big product announcement
Space centre to provide satellite images to Abu Dhabi Airports
Images of DubaiSat 1 and 2 will be used by Abu Dhabi Airports for a variety of purposes including surveillance and urban planning.
TRA approves licensees for prepaid mobile packages
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) announced its decisio
TRA approves licensees for prepaid mobile packages
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) announced its decision to approve the nation’s licensees to go straight to market
Plans to be circulated among entities for executing information security regulation
Dubai government’s Information Security Committee (ISC) has recently held a meeting at His Highness Sheikh Mohammed
‘No cash payments or vehicle registration renewals from companies’
The RTA Licensing Agency announced that it would not accept cash payments or vehicle registration renewals from companies at any RTA centre as of Aug.1
How to apply for or renew ID card online
Abu Dhabi: Internet savvy residents across the UAE can apply for or renew national ID cards online
E-Gate service registration at Bawabat Al Sharq
The Ministry of Interior called on all UAE nationals, residents, GCC nationals and individuals
Dubai Smart Government prepares criteria for government entities
Ahmad Bin Humaidan, Director General of Dubai Smart Government Department
Dubai Courts targetting 10,000 suggestions in Smart Court campaign
Dubai Courts Department (DCD) is seeking to improve its public services
New online services for citizens abroad
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has launched 13 new online consular services
TRA introduces rules for UAE certification service providers
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) announced that it has established the policies needed
Telcos asked to cut service fees
The Central Bank of the UAE has urged the country’s telecommunications operators
RTA announces new online services
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) wants people to make more use of the Internet
TRA denies Skype usage penalties
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has denied claims published by a local newspaper
Etisalat allows roaming services for postpaid subscribers on foreign trips
Etisalat has enabled all its postpaid subscribers to receive voice calls and send/receive SMSes while travelling abroad.
Etisalat allows roaming services for postpaid subscribers on foreign trips
Etisalat has enabled all its postpaid subscribers to receive voice calls and send/receive
Only licensees can provide VoIP services, states TRA
he Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced that the Telecommunications Law
Skype not authorised in UAE, says telecoms authority
The internet phone service Skype remains unauthorised, despite the unblocking of its website by the UAE's two internet providers
Cyber attacks the 'clear, present danger' to UAE's most important companies
Cyber attacks, such as the recent example that slowed the internet around the world, have been described by a security expert as a danger
VP approves new organisational structure of GDMO
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, in his capacity as the Ruler of Dubai, has approved the new organisational structure of the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO).
UAE achieves 199% mobile subscription rate in 2011
Dubai The UAE’s active mobile subscribers grew 7.33 per cent to 11.72 million in 2011 compared to 10.92 million in 2010, according to the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority’s (TRA) latest report.
UAE telecom firms make progress in 4G development
Etisalat, which earlier chose French Alcatel-Lucent to deploy the 4G network, has recently tested a new light Radio Metro Radio Outdoor (MRO) product making the lightning-fast data connection over the operator's commercial 4G LTE network.
Fujairah plans TV stations in Sudan
Agreement includes opening of a trade and services hub in Fujairah
Etisalat slashes mobile Internet rates for some
UAE telecom services provider has reduced the standard monthly rentals for mobile internet and broadband packages by around 25 per cent.
UAE nuclear reactor work to start in December
Work on the UAE’s $20-billion four nuclear reactors will start in December this year, according to the Korean consortium which won the deal last year.
UAE, US nuclear bodies in co-operation deal
The UAE Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) of the United States have signed a co-operation arrangement for the exchange of technical information and cooperation in nuclear safety, security, and safeguards matters at the NRC's headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Ministry seeks to curb rise in car repair costs
The UAE Ministry of Economy has decided to intervene to reverse a rapid upward trend in the prices of auto spare parts and car repair services following a request by insurers, the Arabic language daily 'Alkhaleej' reported on Sunday.
Police get smart and fast with new cameras
Dubai Police will be equipped with more smart cameras that will help the security entity to move fast in identifying and arresting suspects.
Jafza introduces e-licence service
Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (Jafza) has inroduced e-licence, its latest value-added service to customers, which simplifies all licence-related processes to a quick-response online transaction. Free zone licences will be processed only online in the future.
UAE regulator to suspend BlackBerry services from October 11
The suspension is a result of the failure of ongoing attempts to bring BlackBerry services in the UAE in line with UAE telecommunications regulations
Dubai's eye in the sky another milestone
DubaiSat-1 enables collection of space and earth data to power overall development
Approvals for work at Braka, site for N-plants
ABU DHABI — The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) said on Sunday that it welcomed the receipt of two licences from the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) for work related to Braka, its preferred site for the UAE’s first nuclear power plants.
New chance for Emiratis to join Nasa internship
ABU DHABI // The Nasa internship programme for Emiratis is accepting a new round of applications for autumn, but the window closes on Thursday.
A Frame Agreement between the Government of Abu Dhabi and Cisco Systems
On behalf of the Government of Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Centre (ADSIC) signed on Thursday June 17, 2010 a Frame Agreement with CISCO Systems International
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