UAE Digital Economy Council to form sub-committees
The council has approved the formation of several sub-committees to cover areas such as technological infrastructure and blockchain, e-commerce, financial technologies, investment in the digital economy, attracting skills and supporting start-ups.
Abu Dhabi hotels received 4.1 million guests and earned $1.47 billion in revenue in 2022
Abu Dhabi hotels welcomed 4.1 million guests last year, up 24% from 2021, bringing in revenue of $1.47bn — 23% more than the previous year, according to Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi, a Wam report said.
UAE's defence group Edge invests $14m in unmanned traffic management firm High Lander
Edge has acquired a majority stake in the Israel-based company as it places a clear focus on the development of autonomous systems, including unmanned aerial vehicles, smart weapons, and cyber technologies. The group is keen to further assist High Lander in developing its next-generation Universal UTM solution, which enables the safe coexistence of manned and unmanned aviation.