Sheraa’s Sharjah Startup Studio (S3) Set to Co-build Eight High Impact Startups
First government-backed venture building studio in the region draws the interest of the global entrepreneurship ecosystem, selecting 8 startups composed of 75% women-led ventures and over 35% Emirati-led ventures.
Silal signs up more than 850 Abu Dhabi farmsto supply more than30,000 tonnes of local fresh producein 20/21 season
Silalsupports and empowerslocal farmers in Abu Dhabi to increase local fresh produceand crop diversity in the emirate.
Abu Dhabi, 5 April, 2021:Silal, Abu Dhabi’s new fresh produce and agritech company, has signed agreements with more than 850local farms in Abu Dhabito supply more than 30,000 tonnes of fresh produce during the current crop season.The initiativeis in line with Silal’s endeavours to support farmers, promote local food production,and become a leading supplier of high quality, locally farmed fresh produce across the UAE.
Stunning 360-degree observatoryfeatures an immersive experience that will take visitors on a journey to relish the true wonder of Dubai’s iconic Palm Jumeirah
Dubai, UAE: 5April 2021–Nakheel, the world-leading master developer, announced that The View at The Palm, a stunning observation deck that showcases a 360-degree view of Palm Jumeirah, is set to open its doors to the public on 7 April 2021. Visitors can purchase their tickets and experience the Palm Jumeirah like never-before, as well as embark on an interactive journey towards the rich history of this splendid island through multiple immersive touchpoints.
Study Reveals Integration Challenges Threaten Digital Transformation, With Organizations Spending on Average $3.5 Million on Custom Integration Labor Costs
Only 37% of IT teams were able to complete all the projects asked of them last year, and are asked to complete 30% more projects this year;
Data silos continue to be a challenge year-over-year for 90% of organizations;
Four out of five organizations recognize the need to empower business users to easily integrate apps and data to deliver connected experiences and drive innovation, faster
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 5 April 2021 – MuleSoft, provider of the world’s #1 integration and API platform, today reported that integration challenges continue to be a major roadblock for digital transformation initiatives. MuleSoft’s 2021 Connectivity Benchmark Report found that IT teams are spending over a third of their time on integration projects, and custom integrations are costing large enterprises on average $3.5 million* each in annual labor. As digital initiatives accelerate, integration has emerged as a critical factor in determining the success and speed of digital transformation across industries.
Wego’s Survey: 77% of MENA travelers are willing to get vaccinated as soon as COVID-19 vaccine is available in their countries
– 45% plan to travel within the next month
– 31% plan to go either on a luxury or leisure holiday
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 5 April 2021:Wego, the largest online travel marketplace in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), today released its survey on travelers’ behaviors and MENA travel trends for Q1 2021.
The travel survey of thousands of travelers in MENA revealed that 77% of people in the region plan to get vaccinated as soon as the vaccine is available in their country.