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Smart Dubai’s Future Blockchain Summit 2019 highlights city’s technological commitments

Smart Dubai’s Future Blockchain Summit 2019 will shone the spotlight on excelling Blockchain technologies, moving conversation beyond theoretical use-cases and into real-life opportunities. It will look at Blockchain use across the world’s most integral industries, including retail and ecommerce, healthcare, transportation, education, food, hospitality and tourism, energy, fintech and banking, …

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Dubai expanding food security projects

The Department of Economic Development, DED, in Dubai in co-operation with the UAE Ministry of Food Security, has introduced 14 new business activities in the field of agricultural production and aquaculture in view of the growing interest in these activities and the importance being given to food security in the …

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Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council receives American trade delegation

The Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council, QCC, has received a US trade delegation, headed by Joseph Tretler Jr., Vice President of International Policy at the American National Standards Institute. The delegation included representatives of the American National Standards Institute, the American Petroleum Institute, the American Association of Mechanical Engineers, …

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UAE banks fund transfers grow by 7.8%

The total value of fund transfers among the UAE’s banks amounted to AED906.4 billion during January 2019, a growth of 7.8 percent from AED840.6 bn over January 2018. According to the UAE Central Bank figures, AED632.7 of the January transactions were transferred to banks and circa AED273.3 bn to individuals. …

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Lebanon bans Boeing 737 MAX planes from airspace

Lebanon’s aviation authority on Wednesday said it had banned all Boeing 737 MAX planes from landing in Beirut or flying in Lebanese airspace, state news agency NNA said. A circular was issued by Mohammad Shehabeddine, director of the Civil Aviation Authority at Rafic Hariri International Airport, NNA said. Source: Reuters

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