Construction company Dawnus has gone into administration, according to subcontractors. People who work for the Swansea-based firm were called to a meeting on Thursday morning. But they were sent home afterwards, and could be seen removing tools from the site. It comes after work on the £12m Kingsway redevelopment... Read more
The carrier will start offering 5G service in parts of Chicago and Minneapolis on April 11, it announced in a statement on Wednesday. The service will be offered for free to Verizon customers for the first three months. After that it will cost them $10 a month more than... Read more
UAE.  Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and careers, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), today announced the results of its annual 2019 Quality of Living survey. In its 21st year, the survey ranked Dubai and Abu Dhabi as the... Read more
Some of the world’s most famous, and in some cases infamous, names in cybersecurity will be speaking at a summit in Dubai next month. Speakers at GISEC 2019 include Kevin Mitnick who landed himself on the FBI’s Most Wanted list after hacking more than 40 major corporations. Now a... Read more
UAE.  Deloitte has released it’s Global’s 11th annual mining report, Tracking the trends, which explores key trends facing mining companies as they navigate how to operate in a market characterized by constant disruption in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. “The mining industry is poised for greater growth than it’s seen... Read more
UAE. Gartner, Inc. announced today Smart Dubai as the City Host for Gartner Symposium/ITxpo taking place, March 4-6, at Madinat Jumeirah, in Dubai, UAE. Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is the world’s most important gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives. Leaders will discuss strategic trends and technologies that are driving digital... Read more
BARCELONA. Accenture (NYSE: ACN) launched its Applied Intelligence Platform today at Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, to make it easier for clients to transform the enterprise through artificial intelligence (AI). The new platform allows organizations to apply pre-configured self-learning industry solutions, as well as develop new solutions, without the need... Read more
UAE. Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced today ahead of Middle East Electricity that Smart Cities are driving the GCC’s smart grid market to USD 33 billion by 2042. GCC nationwide digital transformation and Smart Cities are weaving energy efficiency throughout every... Read more
The stunt is a clever way to enter into people’s social media feeds and publicize the national launch of its rewards program. It also helps the company learn more about its customers. Here’s how it works: About 25,000 people per day can win between $1 and $500 from Chipotle... Read more
While Boeing’s share price fell more than five percent on Monday, a day after an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft crashed in Kenya, the US plane manufacturer is unlikely to see any “a material impact” on long-term sales of the model, an aviation expert said. One hundred... Read more