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Qatar global leader in 5G IoT innovation: Ooredoo

Qatar global leader in 5G IoT innovation: Ooredoo

The IoT era is seeing computers integrated into billions of everyday objects, which collect data and communicate real-time insights over ultra-high-speed 5G networks.

WISH forums to discuss nine global healthcare topics

WISH forums to discuss nine global healthcare topics

World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) 2018 will have nine forums and each one will present a report that tackles a pressing global healthcare challenge, it has been announced.

Kahramaa, QU sign MoU to promote innovation

Kahramaa, QU sign MoU to promote innovation

Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) and Qatar University (QU) have signed a memorandum of understanding under which the former would intensify its efforts ...

New BlackBerry phone aims to revive faded brand

New BlackBerry phone aims to revive faded brand

The new device, which includes a physical keyboard under a 4.5 inch screen and runs the Android operating system, updates the first BlackBerry Key released last year.

Ooredoo launches new innovation lab to transform business customer service

Ooredoo launches new innovation lab to transform business customer service

Ooredoo has marked a new chapter in its business customer service innovation, celebrating the second anniversary of the Enterprise Services Centre by launching a new lab ...

ARC'18 reviews Qatar National Research Strategy

ARC'18 reviews Qatar National Research Strategy

Discussions were centred around the four QNRS pillars: Energy and Environment; Computing and Information Technology; Health and Biomedical; and Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities.

QSE hails achievements of Qatari women

QSE hails achievements of Qatari women

The ceremony was attended by Rashid bin Ali al-Mansoori, chief executive of QSE, and several businesswomen and public figures from the diplomatic and business domains.

New programmes create platform for start-ups, SMEs in Qatar

New programmes create platform for start-ups, SMEs in Qatar

New programmes and strategies are creating platforms for start-ups and SMEs in Qatar, Oxford Business Group (OBG) has said in a report.

Ooredoo hosts South Korean startup delegation to explore partnerships for innovation economy

Ooredoo hosts South Korean startup delegation to explore partnerships for innovation economy

Ooredoo has hosted a South Korean startup delegation to explore partnerships for Qatar’s innovation economy, and to exchange best practices with Qatar’s entrepreneurs.

Qatar 'a strong market for photovoltaics products'

Qatar 'a strong market for photovoltaics products'

The Qatari government has already announced plans for the country’s largest photovoltaics farm, which will begin operating in 2020 with a 200MW of capacity, said Booz Allen Hamilton in a report.

Qatar reiterates commitment to promote research and innovation

Qatar reiterates commitment to promote research and innovation

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohammed bin Abdul Wahid al-Hammadi underlined Qatar's commitment to build an economic society that is based on diversification and sustainability, and promotes education, innovation and scientific research.

15 projects shortlisted for WISE Awards 2017

15 projects shortlisted for WISE Awards 2017

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) has announced 15 projects from nine countries as finalists for the 2017 WISE Awards.