‘Data residency’ is behind Microsoft’s decision to open its first data centres in the Middle East.
The UAE’s Economy Ministry (MoE) has approved the upcoming acquisition of Dubai-based ride-hailing firm Careem by the US’ Uber Technologies.
With a number of initiatives in play to embrace the future, the UAE city of Dubai is gunning to become the next big tech startup hub.
Amazon Web Services began construction of three data centres in Bahrain in 2017.
The digital economy is demanding a fresh approach to education in the United Arab Emirates that places computer skills at its heart.
Not long ago, peak oil referred to maximum oil production – the point at which the world’s oil fields could no longer keep pace with rising demand.
Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange is set to introduce exchange-traded derivatives in early 2019, nearly two years earlier than expected.
When the first electricity flows from Abu Dhabi’s Barakah power station later this year, it will become the first operational nuclear power plant in the Arab world.