Abstract Digest Middle East #52

Through the Abstract Digest, we bring together exciting trends and news highlights from across the region (and beyond), under one roof. With a focus on leadership, technology and innovation, these aggregated news stories aim to give you a curated news experience.

  1. 2018 has been declared the “Year of Zayed” in the UAE to mark 100 years since the birth of the late founding father
  2. Mohammad bin Rashid Library is well underway and is designed to be the “largest cultural center in the Middle East and North Africa region
  3. Dubai has been named the ‘Oasis for Startups’ in a recent report
  4. Expo 2020 boosts local economy by advertising new vacancies in the region
  5. The RTA is  the first government entity awarded the Building Information Modelling (BIM) certification by the British Standards Institute (BSI)