Digital valet services company to expand to luxury hotels across major cities worldwide including Dubai

Digital valet services company to expand to luxury hotels across major cities worldwide including Dubai

The company’s complete in-room solution also creates new levels of comfort, engagement and connectivity for guests.

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ATM: GCC tourism infrastructure to get USD 56 billion in investments by 2022

ATM: GCC tourism infrastructure to get USD 56 billion in investments by 2022

Backed by Dubai-based DP World, Hyperloop One has the potential to transport approximately 3,400 people an hour, 128,000 people a day and 24 million people a year.

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Munich Airport and Lufthansa start testing a humanoid robot in Terminal 2

Munich Airport and Lufthansa start testing a humanoid robot in Terminal 2

Munich Airport and Lufthansa start testing a humanoid robot in Terminal 2. Lufthansa travelers from Middle East to Munich can now meet Josie Pepper and experience the new era of customer service. Starting today, ‘Josie Pepper’, a 120-cm robot, will be answering questions for passengers in Terminal 2. Whether they...

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CryptoBnB launches the first hospitality utility token

CryptoBnB launches the first hospitality utility token

CryptoBnB, one of the world’s first online short-term rental and tenant smart matching platforms, announced a new partnership with WTC, Japa’s largest travel agency and B&B accommodation platform that focuses on product and services sharing economy. The partnership with WTC is a key milestone that facilitates tremendous usage and practical application of the...

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Emaar Entertainment to launch new VR attraction

Emaar Entertainment to launch new VR attraction

Emaar Entertainment, the leisure and entertainment subsidiary of Emaar Properties, announced a new attraction, the VR Park. Designed to #ChallengeReality, the all-new, attraction is set to transform the virtual reality entertainment landscape, providing an unprecedented breadth of games, rides and experiences to suit all ages. Due to open in the...

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Pegasus Food Futures showcased new crop growing method in Abu Dhabi

Pegasus Food Futures showcased new crop growing method in Abu Dhabi

Pegasus Food Futures showcased their pioneering hydroponic farming capability (growing plants without soil, using mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent) at the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture, in Abu Dhabi on February 5 and 6. With the world population set to grow from 7.3 billion to 8.5 billion...

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Fikra Labs Acceleration Programme launched in Abu Dhabi

Fikra Labs Acceleration Programme launched in Abu Dhabi

As part of the UAE Innovation Month, which aims to strengthen the country’s position as a global innovation hub and celebrate ‘innovators’ across the nation, four leading Abu Dhabi organizations: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, Miral, Etihad Aviation Group, and Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC), supported by Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), have partnered with Wamda, an entrepreneurship empowerment...

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World’s first automatic flatbread making robot launches in the Middle East

World’s first automatic flatbread making robot launches in the Middle East

After tremendous success in US, Singapore, UK, Australia, New Zealand and Canada, Rotimatic, the first automatic flatbread making robot, is set to launch in the Middle East. Rotimatic, is an IoT-enabled invention in the space of kitchen robotics that completely automates the flat bread making process. An innovation that comes...

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Space walks anyone?

Space walks anyone?

Russia is planning to send paying tourists on the International Space Station out on spacewalks for the first time, said Vladimir Solntsev, the head of Russian space company Energia. “Market analysts have confirmed this: wealthy people are ready to pay money for this,” he said.  The cost could be around...

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