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: August 12, 2017
UAE. Global engineering and infrastructure advisory firm Aurecon has appointed Mieszko Iwaskow as its Transport Planning Leader.
Posted: August 10, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The first vehicles to be produced at the plant will be new Symbol and new Duster.
Posted: July 26, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. If making a buck meant not caring, would you still do it? With an annual infusion of US$15 billion, the sharing economy seems to be a case in point that spreading the love literally pays off.
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

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: November 22, 2017
UAE. Results announced at the Knowledge Summit 2017 in Dubai; The index identifies knowledge as an integral part of human life, affecting its social, economic and cultural aspects, as well as an engine for comprehensive and sustainable human development.
date:Posted: November 22, 2017
UAE. Ascertaining the impact VAT will have on a business and the changes required is an essential step in any VAT implementation process, businesses told at ACCA, Thomson Reuters event.
date:Posted: November 21, 2017
UAE. ICA Conference in Dubai to discuss importance of GCC sovereign wealth funds.
UAE. The panel explored the differences between a knowledge city and a "wise city"; Wise cities, distinguish themselves from their counterparts by successfully implementing knowledge and technology in a consistent framework, thereby becoming new centres of power.
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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