Dubai, Abu Dhabi have best ‘quality of living’ standards in Middle East, rank high globally: Mercer

March 14, 2019 8:04 am0 comments
Dubai, Abu Dhabi have best ‘quality of living’ standards in Middle East, rank high globally: Mercer

Vienna is world’s most livable city; Baghdad gets last spot 14/03/2019, Thursday -Dubai and Abu Dhabi have easily retained their spots as the most livable cities in the Middle East for expats in the annual “Quality of Living” survey put out by the consultancy Mercer. But another city from the […]

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Dubai’s smart transformations presented on world stage

March 13, 2019 7:31 amComments Off on Dubai’s smart transformations presented on world stage
Dubai’s smart transformations presented on world stage

Dubai’s paperless and Blockchain strategies presented at World Bank Group headquarters 13/03/2019, Wednesday – Dubai: Dubai’s citywide smart transformation, reshaping the emirate to make it a fully digital administration, and the Dubai Blockchain Strategy were presented in a special knowledge-sharing event hosted by the World Bank Group in its headquarters […]

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A billion face hearing damage due to smartphones

February 13, 2019 7:42 am0 comments

UN calls for new standards for safe volume levels 13/02/2019, Wednesday – Geneva: More than one billion young people risk damaging their hearing through excessive use of smartphones and other audio devices, the UN warned Tuesday, proposing new safety standards for safe volume levels. In a bid to safeguard hearing, […]

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Afghan doctor takes home Best Minister Award

February 11, 2019 7:21 am0 comments
Afghan doctor takes home Best Minister Award

Dr Feroz successfully launched polio immunisation drive in war-torn country 11/02/2019,Monday – Dubai: The Best Minister Award was given to Dr Ferozuddin Feroz, Minister of Public Health of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, during a plenary session on the first day of the World Government Summit (WGS) yesterday. His Highness […]

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Oil extends gain after rising most in a week on Venezuela crisis

January 31, 2019 8:36 am0 comments

Investors are waiting to see how Venezuela responds to the latest American sanctions 31-01-2019,Thursday -Singapore: Oil rises in New York after jumping the most in more than a week on concerns that US sanctions on Venezuela will pose significant market disruption. West Texas Intermediate futures rose 0.8 per cent after […]

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Stephens rallies to join Kvitova in second round in Sydney

January 9, 2019 7:56 am0 comments

Czech avenges her US Open defeat to in-form Sabalenka 09-01-2019, Wednesday-Sydney: World number five Sloane Stephens battled back from the brink of a shock defeat to a qualifier Tuesday to join two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in round two of the Sydney International. Less than a week before the Australian […]

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