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Sustainability actions still challenging to implement: SAP

Climate change, materials use, air pollution, solid waste and resource availability were the top sustainability issues business executives identified for investment, according to a new global research study sponsored by SAP. But implementing and scaling plans for action are still

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5G changing smartphone use behaviour: Ericsson

In addition to reducing wi-fi use, early adopter 5G users also spend an average of two hours more on cloud gaming and one hour more on augmented reality (AR) apps per week compared to 4G users, said a new report from Ericsson. The report titled “Five Ways to a Better 5G&rdq

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Crude oil looking beyond short-term challenges

Crude oil and natural gas have both been lagging some of the blistering pace of other commodities this past week.    Oil continues to be torn between the uneven recovery in global fuel demand, especially due to continued virus flareups across Asia, writes O

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Samsung’s vision of the future home experience comes to life with Bespoke

Samsung Digital Appliances is showcasing the “Bespoke Home” — a vision that reflects how the role of the home has evolved at a new event, “Bespoke Home 2021.”   Today, homes have become multifunctional. Living rooms are now doubling

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Potential and benefits of blue ammonia

Blue ammonia has emerged as a prominent feedstock to boost a low-carbon economy.   In 2021, the GECF is developing its “Hydrogen Scenario” (HS) as well as “Carbon Neutrality Scenario” (CNS), writes Dr Hussein Moghaddam, Senior Energy Fore

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Digital readiness helped businesses adapt to Covid-19

A majority of business leaders cited digital preparedness as key to their organizations to adapt to Covid-19 in a study conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) of the relationship between technology, business and people during the pandemic. The EIU heard from business

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Clean energy demand for critical minerals set to soar: IEA

Supplies of critical minerals essential for key clean energy technologies like electric vehicles and wind turbines need to pick up sharply over the coming decades to meet the world’s climate goals, said the International Energy Agency (IEA) in a new report. The special repo

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Majority of executives focused on transforming work

Executives are shifting preparedness strategies from planning for the familiar and are synchronizing across the C-suite to develop human-centric strategies that allow organizations to better adapt to ongoing disruption, a report said. Deloitte’s 2021 Global and Middle East

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UAE among top three countries tracking gold price

The UAE is in third place globally with an average of 521,000 online searches for the price of gold every month, PhysicalGold.com, a London-based business within the precious metals market, said in a new report. In the context of internet users, this is the equivalent of 58.45 on

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Vision 2030 to drive Saudi debt capital market: S&P

Saudi Arabia's debt capital market is set to grow and take on a larger role in financing Vision 2030, S&P Global Ratings said in a new report published. To finance Vision 2030, Saudi Arabia's plan to transform and diversify its economy and grow the private sector, aut

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