GovernmentITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comTASWEEK Real Estate builds links with US smart city startupsDelegation visits US ahead of Smart Living City Dubai 2014 expo<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:30:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/599137-tasweek-real-estate-builds-links-with-us-smart-city-startupsUAE plans mission to MarsUnmanned probe to Red Planet to be launched by 2021 as first space venture in Arab world<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:02:27 +0400http://www.itp.net/599090-uae-plans-mission-to-marsSaudi CITC blocks attacks on 'sensitive' websitesNine attacks on government and commercial agencies blocked by CITC last year, six govt sites hacked<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:28:08 +0400http://www.itp.net/599039-saudi-citc-blocks-attacks-on-sensitive-websitesUAE’s TRA warns Twitter users about behaviourThreats of violence, denigrating religions and disrespecting UAE all against the law<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:34:40 +0400http://www.itp.net/599015-uaes-tra-warns-twitter-users-about-behaviourY2K bug causes military call-up for dead AmericansDate bug leads to conscription notices being issued for men born in 1890s<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:40:20 +0400http://www.itp.net/598997-y2k-bug-causes-military-call-up-for-dead-americansElectronic labour cards to be introduced by Ministry of LabourPlastic labour cards and contracts will be replaced with electronic ones from July 13<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:25:13 +0400http://www.itp.net/598991-electronic-labour-cards-to-be-introduced-by-ministry-of-labourCyber Bill okayed by US Senate committee; faces uphill strugglePrivacy concerns over information-sharing proposal may stymie move to protect critical infrastructure <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 09 Jul 2014 10:07:09 +0400http://www.itp.net/598969-cyber-bill-okayed-by-us-senate-committee-faces-uphill-struggleSaudi judge to face trial for using TwitterFlouts ban on judges making public comments<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:33:19 +0400http://www.itp.net/598960-saudi-judge-to-face-trial-for-using-twitterArmed gang makes off with $6.3m of Samsung kitDaring late-night factory heist in Brazil nets robbers 40,000 smartphones, tablets, notebooks<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 08 Jul 2014 09:44:48 +0400http://www.itp.net/598951-armed-gang-makes-off-with-63m-of-samsung-kitMBRSG launches new websiteImproved site to enhance communications with key stakeholders<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 07 Jul 2014 03:51:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/598935-mbrsg-launches-new-websiteChina approves Lenovo’s IBM server dealTransaction still awaits US regulatory approval<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 06 Jul 2014 08:59:32 +0400http://www.itp.net/598924-china-approves-lenovos-ibm-server-dealUN recognises UAE national ID as leading biometric programmeEmirates Identity Authority database includes 105m finger prints<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sat, 05 Jul 2014 15:16:40 +0400http://www.itp.net/598920-un-recognises-uae-national-id-as-leading-biometric-programmeDEC and Tech Mahindra sign Dubai smart city MOUMOU between Dubai Economic Council and Tech Mahindra will focus on smart city development<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sat, 05 Jul 2014 13:22:24 +0400http://www.itp.net/598919-dec-and-tech-mahindra-sign-dubai-smart-city-mouTurning the Tables on the CriminalsGovernment agencies can start winning the social media game to intercept and analyse criminal activity on social networks, but only through application of the right technologies, says Jason Goodwin, SAS<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:03:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/598643-turning-the-tables-on-the-criminalsTRA launches ‘e-government and m-government Readiness Index’ Readiness Index aimed at measuring progress made in the transition to electronic government in the UAE<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 29 Jun 2014 14:31:11 +0400http://www.itp.net/598834-tra-launches-e-government-and-m-government-readiness-indexGoogle execs make first-ever trip to Cuba: reportSchmidt-led team campaigns for greater Web freedom, according to dissident blogger<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 29 Jun 2014 11:38:46 +0400http://www.itp.net/598828-google-execs-make-first-ever-trip-to-cuba-reportGerman parliament drops US telco Verizon over security concernsSnowden fallout continues as comms contracts handed to Deutsche Telekom<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 29 Jun 2014 11:07:04 +0400http://www.itp.net/598826-german-parliament-drops-us-telco-verizon-over-security-concernsIBM-Lenovo server deal pulled into US-China cyber rowUS authorities stall deal while ‘security concerns’ addressed<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:45:10 +0400http://www.itp.net/598809-ibm-lenovo-server-deal-pulled-into-us-china-cyber-rowUAE cyber-security authority unveils policies, standardsNational Electronic Security Authority briefs govt officials on best practice for more secure digital infrastructure<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:26:37 +0400http://www.itp.net/598777-uae-cyber-security-authority-unveils-policies-standardsQatar Public Works Authority selects IBM EAM solutionAsset management solution will enable better maintenance and management of roads and drainage<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:22:27 +0400http://www.itp.net/598776-qatar-public-works-authority-selects-ibm-eam-solutionAbu Dhabi detains man for posting video of sleeping familyAccused posted footage on Instagram without permission<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 11:33:39 +0400http://www.itp.net/598772-abu-dhabi-detains-man-for-posting-video-of-sleeping-familyRussian ICT regulator asks Twitter to block ‘extremist’ accountsWatchdog chief identifies 12 accounts, calls private meeting with Twitter public policy head<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 09:56:34 +0400http://www.itp.net/598732-russian-ict-regulator-asks-twitter-to-block-extremist-accountsData driven decisionsDubai Statistics Center is leveraging a powerful business intelligence solution to collate and report on a huge volume of data for the Emirate<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:52:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/598645-data-driven-decisionsMBRSG hosts first Dubai smart cities forumForum held today about Dubai Smart City initiative included speakers from IBM and SAP<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:57:55 +0400http://www.itp.net/598666-mbrsg-hosts-first-dubai-smart-cities-forumQatar ICT market to reach $6.8bn by 2016ICT minister lauds tech sector growth at Geneva summit<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:38:20 +0400http://www.itp.net/598626-qatar-ict-market-to-reach-68bn-by-2016