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Success at Dubai Metaverse Assembly as Big Techs Showcase Their Projects | The Fintech Times

The Dubai Metaverse Assembly will make a return in 2023 after this year’s flagship event welcomed over 600 experts from the tech industry, witnessed 25 main and side sessions and hosted 30 speakers and 40 tech companies. The two-day event is the first event following the approval of the Dubai Metaverse Strategy by His Highness Sheikh […]

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global pioneers define the future of the metaverse, web 3.0 & more at metaweek dubai

metaweek dubai: delving into the future of digital innovation   MetaWeek returned to Dubai for its second edition, bringing together global experts from the tech, business, art, and investor communities to discuss the future of digital innovation. Delivering exclusive insights, the event defined the most ground-breaking trends and challenges for the aspiring industry of Web 3.0 […]

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One-way economy flights from Moscow to Dubai are nearly $5,000 as Russians flee mobilization call

The airline industry has been hamstrung by a perfect storm of challenges over recent weeks, from labor shortages and supply disruptions to rising fuel prices. Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — One-way economy flights from Moscow to Dubai are going for as much as $5,000 and many have completely […]

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First-ever Dubai Metaverse Assembly starts on Wednesday to blur boundary between real and virtual worlds

Dubai: The inaugural two-day Dubai Metaverse Assembly will kick off on Wednesday at the Museum of the Future and Area 2071 at Emirates Towers. The event supports the vision of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, for technology and innovation to drive positive […]

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The UAE is scrapping its Covid mask requirements after 2.5 years

A mask-clad Israeli tourist in the historic al-Fahidi neighborhood of Dubai on January 11, 2021. As much of the world tightens lockdowns amid COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, Dubai remains open for tourism, branding itself as a sunny, quarantine-free escape — despite a sharp rise in cases. KARIM SAHIB | AFP via Getty Images DUBAI, United Arab […]

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Floyd Mayweather to fight YouTuber Deji in November showdown in Dubai

Floyd Mayweather will meet social media star Deji in an exhibition fight on Sunday, November 13. The retired 50-0 boxer was in action over the weekend in Japan, overcoming YouTuber Mikuru Asakura with a TKO victory in the second round. Image: Mayweather throws a punch against mixed martial artist Mikuru Asakura of Japan in Saitama, […]

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Dubai: First-of-its-kind metaverse event in region to kick-off on September 28

Dubai Metaverse Assembly to highlight potential of the immersive world By Web Desk Published: Sun 25 Sep 2022, 6:11 PM Last updated: Sun 25 Sep 2022, 6:31 PM Dubai is set to host the first-of-its-kind metaverse event in the region that aims to explore digital economy, and identify how governments, businesses and communities can unlock […]

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Iran summons UK and Norway ambassadors amid violent unrest

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran’s Foreign Ministry said Sunday it summoned Britain’s ambassador to protest what it described as a hostile atmosphere created by London-based Farsi language media outlets. The move comes amid violent unrest in Iran triggered by the death of a young woman in police custody. The state-run IRNA news agency […]

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Global experts in Dubai to demystify the metaverse, unveil its power to revolutionise services

Dubai: The inaugural Dubai Metaverse Assembly will bring together over 300 regional and international experts who will discuss the potential applications of metaverse and its impact on humanity at Dubai Future Museum on September 28 and 29. Organised by Dubai Future Foundation (DFF), under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, […]

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Tech-titans unite to redefine the future of Cloud and Sustainable Data Centers in Dubai.

Trescon’s World Cloud Show, a global series of events lands in Dubai this 27 – 28 September 2022 as it aims at bringing together experts and thought leaders to discuss how the innovations have come about in the industry, and how this ecosystem is gearing up for a streamlined growth. Saturday, September 24, 2022: Dubai […]