Category: INDUSTRY

Dubai builder ASGC group cuts 15% of its workforce

Dubai builder ASGC group cuts 15% of its workforce

ASGC Group, one of Dubai’s largest builders, cut almost 15 per cent of its workforce as fallout from the coronavirus pandemic takes its toll on the Middle East’s construction industry. Almost 2,300 employees, including engineers and project managers, were dismissed this month, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter, who asked not to be

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The Top Trends of Pre-Fall 2020

The Top Trends of Pre-Fall 2020

Unfussy, sexy, and practical clothes are the story of the pre-fall 2020 collections, where the big ideas of spring 2020 have been synthesized into garments that prize wearability over flash. The most obvious case here is that of the red carpet blancmange dress, which has been pared back into manageable layers of tulle or plissé pleats, creating a more

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Intel and Alibaba Cloud Sign Strategic MoU Regarding Innovative Technologies in Preparation for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022

Intel and Alibaba Cloud Sign Strategic MoU Regarding Innovative Technologies in Preparation for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022

What’s New: At the Apsara Conference 2019, Intel and Alibaba Cloud signed a strategic memorandum of understand (MoU). They announced the organizations would work closely on technology solutions in a variety of areas, including 3D Athlete Tracking (3DAT) for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, as well as 360 8K virtual reality (VR), 3D digital twinning and cloud

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Creating 'The World's Largest B2B2C Platform For Live Events': Q's With Festicket CEO Zack Sabban & Event Genius MD Reshad Hossenally

Creating ‘The World’s Largest B2B2C Platform For Live Events’: Q’s With Festicket CEO Zack Sabban & Event Genius MD Reshad Hossenally

Annie Mac Presents Lost & Found Festival 2019 Event Genius provided access control, ticketing, cashless wristbands etc. to the festival in May of this year Festicket has acquired ticketing and cashless company Event Genius for an undisclosed sum in a sale that also includes Ticket Arena, the consumer facing event marketplace of the Event Genius platform.

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The truth about exhibition recruitment

The truth about exhibition recruitment

Blurred, defocused background of public exhibition hall. Business tradeshow or stock market, organization or company event, commercial trading fair, or shopping mall marketing advertisement concept Katherine Crowther, community co-ordinator at event management course provider The Event Academy, says the exhibition industry’s ‘recruitment issue’ may not be

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How is Dubai Expo 2020 affecting business?

How is Dubai Expo 2020 affecting business?

Expo 2020 is expected to add almost 100,000 new jobs to the economy An independent report published earlier this year and commissioned by the Dubai government said that Expo 2020 will contribute more than Dh122.6 billion to the country’s economy by 2031. The report, by the consultancy EY, also stated that at its peak, Expo 2020 will generate business

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Paris 2024 launches “Terre de Jeux 2024” label

Paris 2024 launches “Terre de Jeux 2024” label

Paris 2024 Yesterday at the French Senate, Tony Estanguet, the President of the Paris 2024 Organising Committee, launched the Terre de Jeux 2024 label, aimed at local and regional authorities that want to be a part of the Olympic and Paralympic adventure and designed to introduce more sport into the everyday lives of the French population. Having outlined

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Google’s ‘Creatability’ platform that brings accessibility to creative tools wins the Design Grand Prix at Cannes

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Why Apple Should Design Its Own Baseband Chips

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about the Mac Pro at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., Monday, June 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) There have been reports that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) could acquire key parts of Intel’s German smartphone modem operations, as it looks to build its own 5G chips for the iPhone. Below, Trefis estimates the

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Emirates NBD announces a customized Expo 2020 Dubai business banking package for SMEs and startup companies in the UAE

Emirates NBD announces a customized Expo 2020 Dubai business banking package for SMEs and startup companies in the UAE

The competitive package also includes preferential pricing and privileges on transactions among others Emirates NBD, one of the leading banks in the UAE and the official banking partner for Expo 2020 Dubai, today announced a customized Expo 2020 Dubai business banking package for the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and startup companies in the UAE. All

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