Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Tech & Telecoms

Saudi Arabia To Launch Its 16th Satellite Into Space Today

The Kingdom will launch its 16th satellite into space on Tuesday: The Saudi Geostationary Satellite 1 (SGS-1).It will provide telecommunications capabilities, stronger internet connectivity,...

More Than 750 Fake Facebook Accounts Tied To Iran Removed

Facebook took down hundreds of accounts from Iran that were part of a vast manipulation campaign operating in more than 20 countries.The world's biggest...

Saudi: 400 Smart Eco-Friendly Buses For Public In 2020

The Makkah Region Development Authority is almost at the end of the manufacturing stage of 400 buses, which comes within the Makkah public transport...

UAE Plans New Technology To Reduce Cheque Fraud

Banks in the UAE are expected to soon start implementing new technology – including the use of QR codes to improve cheque security in...

Apple Plans Three New iPhone Models This Year

Apple Inc is planning to release three new iPhone models this year, including a device to succeed the newly-created XR model, the Wall Street...

Abu Dhabi: World’s Largest Virtual Battery Plant Opened

Abu Dhabi Department of Energy has opened the region's first Grid Scale Battery Deployment and the world's largest Virtual Battery Plant with a capacity...

Bahrain: Global First To Enact Law On Electronic Transferable Of Records

Bahrain creates history as the first nation to enact UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic Transferable Records (MLETR), developed by the United Nations Commission on...

Abu Dhabi Launches Region’s First Fully Electric Bus

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company – better known as Masdar – has launched the region’s first fully electric passenger bus as the capital of...

NASA Makes History Flying Over ‘Most Distant Object Ever Explored’

NASA marked the new year with a historic “fly-by” of a brand new world the space agency claims is the most distant object ever...

New Smarter Generation Of Bahrain’s ID Card Unveiled

The ID card is receiving an upgrade to enhance its technological features, according to the Bahrain News Agency.His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad...
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