Wednesday 23 September 2020

Hyundai thinking smartly about the future of travel

Technology has significantly transformed the automotive industry so much that the way we travel in the future will not be the same as how it is today. We are already seeing this revolution with almost all vehicles today integrated with advanced safety and entertainment systems th


EVs getting closer to the break-even point: report

Despite Covid-19 crisis, electric vehicle (EV) sales break records, said an analysis from Alpho, a brand of Gulf Brokers, noting that in Germany, EV sales almost doubled from the first half (H1) in 2019 to H1 in 2020. The falling sales of regular petrol-powered cars of at least 2


Robotic software revenue to near $2bn in 2021: Gartner

Global robotic process automation (RPA) software revenue is projected to reach $1.89 billion in 2021, an increase of 19.5% from 2020, according to the latest forecast from global research and advisory company Gartner. Despite economic pressures caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, th


E-commerce: Opening the economy, digitally

While e-commerce has been with us for a considerable amount of time, the Covid-19 pandemic and the effects of lockdown protocols across the region have pushed its use to new heights. According to Dubai CommerCity, the Middle East’s e-commerce retail market is projected to r


Five reasons to go for a 5G mobile

As some countries in the GCC accelerate the deployment of 5G with some carriers starting to offer the technology, it is time to talk about upgrading your mobile phone from 4G to 5G, says HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones. With a 5G mobile phone, not only can you enjoy blazing


Peace accord with Israel a fresh approach: UAE minister

The peace accord signed between the UAE and Israel yesterday in Washington is a fresh approach since the "old approach of the empty chair, no communications, no bridges has not worked," said Dr Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, the UAE’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, in a CNN


UAE space sector ‘could drive growth for next 50 years’

Space industry could become one of the UAE’s most promising sectors and a key pillar of economic growth over the next 50 years, according to a new whitepaper released by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The report titled “Space Economy Investment Opportunities


The future won’t be 'normal' at all

For a moment in history, every company shared the same simple mission statement: Protect our people, our customers, and our business. The lessons companies learned in the months after the outbreak were profound. Virtual, digital and automation initiatives, for both customer interaction


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