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  • Abstract Digest Middle East #43

    June 8, 2017

    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. Passengers can now use their smartphones as passport at Dubai airport Dubai charity launches region's largest audiobook platform Cooling vests set to help UAE construction workers Dubai Taxi Corporation to introduce telematic technology to...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #42

    June 1, 2017

    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. Dubai launches Smart City Accelerator – the first of its kind in the Mena region Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) starts implementing blockchain technology In a first, Dubai city will donate a 3D printed...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #41

    May 25, 2017

    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. Bee'ah, Sharjah's pioneering environmental management company, launches ’EvoTeq’ for digital tech-based solutions Developed by Philips, Dubai launches the Dubai Lamp, the world’s most energy-efficient lightbulb Dubai Police launches UAE’s first ‘Robocop’ to chase down...

  • FleishmanHillard Honored as Middle East PR Consultancy of the Year by the Holmes Report

    May 24, 2017

    FleishmanHillard has been named the Middle East PR Consultancy of the Year at the 13th EMEA SABRE Awards, the world’s largest PR awards competition. The SABRE Awards, which recognize Superior Achievement in Branding Reputation & Engagement, attract more than 2,000 entries from across the EMEA region each year. On collecting the award, Jim Donaldson, Senior Partner, Regional Director, EMEA, commented, “In a disruptive and very competitive communications landscape, agencies are having to evolve just as...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #40

    May 18, 2017

    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. UAE is the top destination for Arab digital entrepreneurs fourth year in a row Dubai Authorities to play the role of an accelerator in supporting entrepreneurs, start-ups and innovation in the country Smart Grid...

  • FleishmanHillard Middle East partners with the Sameness Project to promote social inclusion

    May 16, 2017

    Exhibition to tell the story of UAE’s Domestic Helpers FleishmanHillard Middle East and the Sameness Project will be presenting the culmination of their Soles & Stories initiative at an exhibition to be hosted at Dubai's only dedicated photography center, Gulf Photo Plus at Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz on 24 May 2017 from 7pm onwards. The event will be free and open to the public. The exhibition will showcase the artistic work and portraits of seven...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #39

    May 11, 2017

    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. Robocops set to roam the streets of Dubai Saudi represents 70% of Gulf's $170bln retail value Dragon’s Den comes to Dubai with $500K up for grabs Tesla’s solar roof tiles are now on sale...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #38­

    May 4, 2017

    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. Taking another step in innovation, Dubai city gets its own font To protect data from exposure, UAE banks set up cyber-security sharing platform World’s online luxury fashion retailer all set to launch in UAE...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #37

    April 27, 2017

    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. UAE is the most connected country on LinkedIn globally Internet users in Middle East approach 150 million mark Careem and Souq.com are valued at $1 billion as local start-ups are on the rise E-commerce...

  • Abstract Digest Middle East #36

    April 20, 2017

    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. • Masdar Institute launches space lab in Abu Dhabi to develop the local space sector • Snapchat has about 7 million active daily users in Saudi Arabia and 1 million daily users in the...