Science

DhabiSat is set for launch on 20 February

Khalifa University of Science and Technology announced DhabiSat, the second CubeSat, designed and developed by Khalifa University students with support from Al Yah Satellite Company (Yahsat) and Northrop Grumman, is getting ready for launch on […]

Telecom

UAE Telecom and Mail Systems

Etisalat and du are licensed to provide telecommunication (landline, mobile phone and internet) services in the UAE. Emirates Post and Empost provide mail services. Telecommunications The UAE has a fast, efficient telecommunications network. The Telecommunications Regulatory […]

Aerospace

UAE launches Falcon Eye into space

To mark its 49th National Day, the UAE launched the satellite Falcon’s Eye into space from the French Guiana Space Centre, in South America, at 5:33am UAE time (01:33 GMT). The Soyuz ST-A rocket lifted off […]

Gadgets

How to block annoying SMS in UAE

Millions of unsolicited promotional SMSes being sent to your mobile phone may be blocked for free UAE residents receive endless spam SMSes daily on their mobile phones — from massage parlour offers to new promotions […]

Telecom

Yah 3 Communication Satellite

Yahsat, a leading global satellite operator based in the UAE, has announced that its third satellite Al Yah 3, located at 20 °W has successfully completed its in-orbit testing, and is ready to support the […]