Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, has become the first bank worldwide to pilot a technology that enables communication between sign language communicators with hearing disabilities, and people who use spoken languages.
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, has expanded its disability-friendly branch network to include the Hamriya, Rashidya and Al Aweer branches, in addition to the Jumeirah and Jumeirah Emirates Towers branches in Dubai, UAE.
Around 100 Braille tourism brochures were handed out by the Abu Dhabi Police (ADP) as part of efforts to acquaint visually-impaired visitors to the emirate, with the services provided by the Tourism Police Section at the Criminal Investigation D
Visually-impaired tourists and residents visiting Abu Dhabi, UAE, are now being offered information on the destination in braille – the tactile writing system used by the blind and the visually-impaired.
A concise brochure outlini
Restaurants across Bahrain could soon have menus in Braille language, as part of an initiative to integrate blind people into society, a report said.
A group of 25 students from the Applied Science University (ASU) hope to turn th
Bahrain national carrier Gulf Air has become the first airline in the Middle East and Asia to introduce Braille entertainment guide for visually impaired passengers to make their journey more enjoyable.
The facility has been introduced acr