Daily Archives: June 11, 2020

Expert predicts mass adoption of VR technology by 2025

DUBAI, Widespread adoption of immersive technologies such as Virtual Reality, VR, could become a reality within the next five years, as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates digital transformation in schools and universities around the world. Educators must begin to invest strategically in immersive technologies sooner rather than later with mass adoption edging closer, according to experts

Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development supports ‘Emirates Publishers Emergency Fund’

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development announced that it will support an ‘Emirates Publishers Emergency Fund’ through a national programme to support innovators. Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Founder and Honorary President of Emirates Publishers Association, EPA, yesterday launched the AED 1 million fund to support a host of publishers in

Chairman Sharjah Airport Authority elected Second Vice President of ACI Asia Pacific Region

SHARJAH, The General Assembly of the Airports Council International, ACI, Asia-Pacific conducted its fifteenth periodic meeting for the first time virtually, where Ali Salim Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Airport Authority, was elected as the Second Vice President of ACI Asia-Pacific Regional Board. From 2014 until 2019, Ali Salim Al Midfa was elected as a

SRTI Park welcomes entry of i-kWh in local market providing cleaner, cheaper energy to rural areas

SHARJAH, The Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park, SRTI Park, has announced the entry of i-kWh in the local market providing clean energy hybrid power systems at zero upfront cost to end-consumers. By providing financing, i-kWh will support local utilities to clean their energy mix and provide a lower cost of energy to end-users. SRTI