Nearly 79% of UAE residents said they would be happy living in a smart city and more than half (53%) of them highlighted living in a sustainable city as the most exciting innovation for smart cities, according to a survey conducted by Mastercard in collaboration with Smart Dubai and Expo 2020 Dubai.
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The Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) to map the scope of cooperation between the Authority and SHRM to empower the talents of the Authority and apply best global practices in human resources competency development.
Smart Dubai awarded the 100 percent Digital Stamp to the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Dubai Municipality, Dubai Sports Council, and the Dubai Statistics Center for fully implementing the Dubai Paperless Strategy, marking their transition to 100% paperless entities when executing internal transactions or when delivering customer services.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA’s) Jebel Ali Power Generation & Water Production Complex has been confirmed by Guinness World Records as the largest single-site natural gas power generation facility in the world. The Complex has an electricity generation capacity of 9,547 MW, adding to DEWA’s record of global achievements.
Leveraging the use of artificial intelligence technology for remote patient monitoring, The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced that it would collaborate with Enpy, a local start-up, for the non-invasive medical device. The announcement came during the ongoing UAE Innovation Month 2021.
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