PwC Middle East outlines policy recommendations for blockchain implementation

PwC Middle East outlines policy recommendations for blockchain implementation

The solutions presented by PwC shed light on implementation challenges, laying out solutions for organizations to establish ground rules and mitigation strategies that can be adopted to deal with these limitations. It is without question that blockchain has been on the lips of innovators over recent years. The level of...

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Third edition of ‘Futurism Programme’ launched in Dubai

Third edition of ‘Futurism Programme’ launched in Dubai

Eligible projects must have an innovative tech solution in the travel and tourism space, and an MVP or pilot that’s ready to scale.

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Miral partners with Plug and Play ADGM to nurture innovation among Travel & Hospitality startups

Miral partners with Plug and Play ADGM to nurture innovation among Travel & Hospitality startups

Plug and Play and Miral’s program will commence in Q3 of 2019, with the first batch of selected startups residing at ADGM.

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Emaar Hospitality launches single-point app for all its properties

Emaar Hospitality launches single-point app for all its properties

The aim is to engage customers, enable them to customize their travel plans, and revolutionize the way reservations are made.

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‘Jumeirah E-butler’, a multilingual mobile platform to boost customer service

‘Jumeirah E-butler’, a multilingual mobile platform to boost customer service

The service will be rolled out across the entire Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts portfolio by June 2019.

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Machine learning and AI will revolutionize GCC tourism businesses

Machine learning and AI will revolutionize GCC tourism businesses

If implemented effectively – the latest innovations and tech advancements will help them to ‘sell travel’ more effectively in the future.

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From Etourism to Rtourism

From Etourism to Rtourism

Artificial intelligence, service automation and robots are marking their first steps in the hospitality industry. Serge Chamlian, managing partner of h-hotelier, helps us navigate these unchartered waters

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Plug and Play launches new hospitality acceleration program in Abu Dhabi

Plug and Play launches new hospitality acceleration program in Abu Dhabi

Plug and Play’s Travel & Hospitality Innovation Platform was founded in 2016 at their Silicon Valley headquarters, focused on discovering, supporting and scaling disruptive technologies that are reshaping the future of travel.

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Quiqup announces £10 million strategic funding round

Quiqup announces £10 million strategic funding round

Quiqup, is a tech scale-up building a decentralized, AI-powered last-mile logistics infrastructure. This is designed to power same-day delivery services for retailers and restaurants of all sizes and across all industries. The existing investor, JOBI Capital, with participation from strategic investor Cedar Mundi Ventures, the Beirut based VC firm part...

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markit, Lebanon’s 1st mobile supermarket application

markit, Lebanon’s 1st mobile supermarket application

The idea of markit started many years ago by a group of friends who saw a need for an easy and convenient grocery application service. In 2014, these four individuals began working on the project, which was made available to the Lebanese market 10 months ago. The premise was quite...

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