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Governments take ivory smugglers more seriously

African nations, where poaching elephants and smuggling ivory is common, agreed on urgent measures to halt the illegal trade and secure the survival of African elephants. New data released this week shows that if poaching continues Africa is likely to lose one-fifth of its elephants in the next 10 years. Government agreed to apply “a [...]

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DEWA welcomes delegation from ABB

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), received a delegation from Swiss engineering firm ABB, which is part of a series of visits from major global companies. The delegation included Carlo Poñe, CEO of ABB UAE and Head of Southern Gulf & Pakistan, and Mohamed Al Marzooqi, [...]

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Construction commences in DWC’s Logistics District

Dubai World Central (DWC), the world’s first purpose-built aerotropolis, announced that DB Schenker, the transportation and logistics arm of the German railway company Deutsche Bahn AG

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Utico to set up coal-fired power plant in Namibia

Namibia signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Utico Middle East, the GCC’s largest private full service utility and solutions provider.

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Exhibitors sign-up for World Future Energy Summit 2014

The world’s leading innovators in clean energy are signing up to exhibit at the 7th World Future Energy Summit, hosted by Masdar.

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QGBC signs MOU with Qatar Society of Engineers to promote sustainability

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) and the Qatar Society of Engineers (QSE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) last week, intended to optimise their collective resources and expertise. The partnership will help deliver professional education and training to enhance sustainability efforts within the construction industry, benefitting its stakeholders and the wider community. This goal will [...]

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