Arab Knowledge Index reveals UAE’s strengths

Dubai: The strengths of the UAE lie in its economy, its ease of doing business, pre-university education facilities and Information and Communication Technology (ICT), the 2015 Arab Knowledge Index revealed.

However, the index also revealed the areas for improvement in research, development and innovation.

The Arab Knowledge Index, launched at the Knowledge Summit 2015 on Monday, is a joint initiative between the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (MBRF) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).



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