I am a reporter and sub-editor on the Business desk at Khaleej Times. I mainly cover and write articles on the UAE's retail, hospitality, travel, and tourism sectors.Originally from Lahore, I have been living in the UAE for more than 20 years. I graduated with a BA in Mass Communication, with a concentration in Journalism, and a double minor in History and International Studies from the American University of Sharjah.If you see me out and about on assignment in Dubai, feel free to stop me, say hello, and we can chat about the latest kitten videos on YouTube.
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The newly launched Access Sharjah Challenge focuses on the cultural and creative industries
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AI will continue to play a significant role in social services, including healthcare, education and transportation
This will provide a steady stream of revenue.
Session highlights how various industries are being impacted by tech acceleration
The event will be kicked off by a special keynote from Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, UAE.
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Contracts worth $163 billion were awarded in 2020 in the Middle East and Africa despite the Covid-19 impact and another $1.9 billion worth of projects are currently being executed in the region