Autos & Transport

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Posted: 11-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Internal combustion engines are improving their ability to cut CO2 emissions at a lower cost than expected, and, as a result, carmakers should be able to meet 2020 emissions targets mainly through improvements to conventional technologies, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group. The report, Powering Autos to 2020: The Era of the Electric Car?, was released recently. Internal-combustion-engine (ICE) technologies offer the potential to cut tailpipe emissions of carbon dioxide by approximately 40% at a cost to consumers of US$50 to US$60 per percentage point of
Posted: July 13, 2017
UAE. The new 17,000 square feet store and service centre is located on Sheikh Zayed Road, opposite to the Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall Metro Station.
Posted: July 10, 2017
UAE. dubizzle Motors partners with RoadSafetyUAE to drive awareness about secondhand car safety issues.
Posted: May 12, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Elon Musk has announced a futuristic vision of transportation involving underground roadway systems beneath bustling cities; Aurecon expert weighs in on whether Elon's vision really is as impossible as it sounds...
Posted: May 2, 2017
UAE. Latest MEED research shows improvement despite spending cuts; Private sector investment will be a key driver of new construction opportunities in 2017.
Posted: April 19, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Aurecon's latest Just Imagine blog post: will autonomous vehicles really reinvent transportation or will they exasperate our overburdened systems?
Posted: March 31, 2017
UAE. In terms of value, rail represents US$190.4 billion or 50% of the total value of projects, followed by road construction (US$121.4 billion).
Posted: March 31, 2017
JORDAN. Jordan is the latest market to join Tesla's rapidly growing network of developments.
Posted: March 6, 2017
Latest Smart City and digitization solutions and case studies to be showcased by Cisco and its partners
Posted: December 17, 2016
UAE. Manthan's contextual targeting engine TargetOne to deliver enhanced customer experiences and multi-channel campaign management with one-to-one customer connects.
Posted: December 15, 2016
UAE. Aurecon is closely involved in creating the masterplan for Dubai's transportation. One of the company's most valuable contributions to this masterplan is transportation demand modelling.
Posted: December 12, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Company awarded a contract to carry out testing and analysis on construction materials to be used for the Riyadh Metro Lines 1 and 2.
Posted: December 5, 2016
UAE. New aircraft builds on success of Airbus corporate jets
Posted: November 30, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The science has demonstrated that autonomous vehicles are better drivers than you or me. The statistics are in and show that they will cause substantially fewer road fatalities. However, despite all the facts, our psychological grip on the steering wheel is as firm as ever.
Posted: November 27, 2016
KUWAIT. Fouad Alghanim & Sons Automotive Company, the exclusive dealer of Audi in Kuwait, is offering clients of Ahli United Bank a preferred deal on their favourite Audi models.
Posted: November 23, 2016
UAE. The world's most advanced light jet will be showcased at MEBAA 2016; The appearance at the Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International Airport will mark the first time a HondaJet will be on public display in the Middle East.

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date:Posted: July 21, 2017
UAE. Countries ranked on Enterprise, Government, People and Civil Society capabilities; UAE most prepared among other countries in MENA.
date:Posted: July 20, 2017
LEBANON: "The overall decline in the level of household sentiment in the second quarter of 2017 was due to consumers' widespread disappointment by the misplaced priorities of the government."
date:Posted: July 19, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. "Far from being a sign of intellectual inferiority, the capacity to err is crucial to human cognition." Ironically, if we want to 'get it right' we are going to have to get it wrong.
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
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