UAE, Jordan Launch New Phase of Comprehensive Strategic Partnership to Modernize Government Work

The UAE and Jordan have launched a new phase of their strategic partnership to modernize government work and upgrade the institutional system in the public sector.

Areas of cooperation include developing government services with a focus on smart solutions, enhancing institutional performance, promoting innovation, cultivating leadership skills, building competencies, as well as establishing accelerators, performance excellence systems, and model government centers.


Dubai Courts smart app wins ‘Smart Government Shield’ award in Kuwait

Application bests other entries in competition of Arab governments’ smart apps   UAE, 23 March, 2015 - Dubai Courts has revealed that its Dubai Courts Smart Application, the world’s first of its kind judicial based smart services app, has been awarded the ‘Smart Government Shield Award’ at the UAE level category of the 6th Smart Government Competition held in Kuwait.

Standard Chartered Bank hosts second Annual Global Research Briefing sessions for its clients in the UAE

Briefings also held in Jordan, Bahrain and Qata

UAE –26 October, 2014 – For the second consecutive year, Standard Chartered Bank hosted a Macro-Economic briefing session titled:Transition and Divergence” for its Corporate, Priority and Private Banking clients at Etihad Towers Hotel, Abu Dhabi on Sunday 26 October.

Under the auspices of Telecommunications Minister Boutros Harb

touch supports the initiation of the "Arab Mobile App Challenge 2014" in Lebanon

Beirut, October 8, 2014: Under the patronage of Lebanese Minister of Telecommunications Boutros Harb, represented by the head of the Owner Supervisory Board, Mr.

2014 Ford Motor Company Conservation & Environmental Grants Receive Record Number of Applications

  • Over 300 applications received from all participating Middle Eastern countries – an all-time record.
  • USD100,000 available to deserving projects; Recipients to be announced in November

DUBAI, UAE, September 25, 2014 – The Ford Motor Company Conservation & Environmental Grants programme has received over 300 entries for its 2014 edition, setting an all-time record in the number of projects competing over their share of the $100,000 grants.