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    With sustainable mobility plan, rich transport infrastructure and deployment of transformative technologies, Abu Dhabi is on track to become one of the most advanced smart cities in the world, a top international researcher has said. Professor Jalel Ben Othman, an expert in intelligent transportation management, noted that AbuContinue Reading

US multi-billion-dollar Aspiration Inc. to Expand to the UAE Capital under Abu Dhabi Investment Office Supported Program

The climate action company is backed by Oaktree Capital Management and affiliates of former Microsoft Corp CEO Steve Balmer in addition to environmentalists and Hollywood icons Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert Downey Jr, The Access Abu Dhabi initiative is also supporting the expansion of Deepak Chopra, Tyra Banks, Patrice Evra, andContinue Reading

AstraZenca, G42 Healthcare enter strategic partnership to manufacture pharmaceutical products in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, UAE, Dec. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Building on the ongoing efforts of the Department of Health – Abu Dhabi (DoH) in spearheading Abu Dhabi’s healthcare ecosystem, AstraZeneca, a science-led biopharmaceutical and one of the top 10 biopharma companies globally, and G42 Healthcare, an AI-powered healthcare company, signed aContinue Reading

20220605 plastic bags

Abu Dhabi: Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi’s Single-Use Plastic Policy has offset the use of 87 million single-use plastic bags since its launch on 1 June 2022, reducing the use of single-use plastic bags by more than 90 per cent, support efforts to enhance sustainability in the emirate. The agencyContinue Reading

Emirates News Agency - ADIO’s Innovation Programme builds capabilities, diversifies Abu Dhabi’s economy with AED1 bn now allocated to 37 companies

ABU DHABI, 27th November, 2022 (WAM) — The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) is making significant progress in its commitment to declare Abu Dhabi free of single-use plastic products, achieving the objectives of the Single-Use Plastic Policy in the emirate. The Agency reports a significant reduction in the consumptionContinue Reading

How Abu Dhabi is developing a gaming and esports ecosystem - News

Government initiative to provide career and internship opportunities to aspiring talent Published: Sat 26 Nov 2022, 9:41 PM A government-led initiative is transforming Abu Dhabi into a global hub for gaming and esports. AD Gaming is providing a platform for the next generation of game developers, players and businesses toContinue Reading

Mubadala acquires stake in the world’s first fully regulated carbon exchange based in Abu Dhabi

Transaction reflects Mubadala’s responsible investment approach and alignment with the UAE Net Zero by 2050 Strategic Initiative Partnership to accelerate sustainable economic development and diversification across the UAE and wider Middle East region  Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Mubadala Investment Company PJSC (Mubadala), an Abu Dhabi sovereign investor, and AirCarbonContinue Reading

Fintech Landscape of Abu Dhabi in 2022 by Richie Santosdiaz for The Fintech Times

Here in our latest spotlight on the United Arab Emirates (UAE), we venture into its capital city’s most current economic developments through the lens of fintech.   The Emirate of Abu Dhabi is home to around three million people, with half of its population inhabiting its capital city under the sameContinue Reading