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Web hub

A business-to-business website for a particular industry. It provides a meeting ground for buyers and sellers in a specific field, and rather than being advertising based, may charge a transaction fee for each purchase. Also known as a vertical portal, or "vortal." See vertical portal.
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Topping the list of the project proposals are the establishment of the electronic Hub or e-Hub in the various barangays and the farming mechanization and introducing modern agricultural technology in farm production, agricultural techniques and coffee production attuned to the times through the support of the Batangas State University College of Engineering.
In March 2017, Alibaba Group announced the setup of the first overseas e-hub under Electronic World Trade Platform (eWTP) in Malaysia.
Under the MOU, the parties will join forces to explore linkages between the China (Hangzhou) Cross-Border E-Commerce Comprehensive Pilot Zone -- the first domestic e-hub, which Alibaba Group played a key role in establishing -- and the DFTZ in Malaysia, established by Alibaba and MDEC in March this year, as pilot implementation towards building an e-road for global trade.
State-of-the-art technology was the main theme across all the networking sessions and meetings in Edmonton, which saw the delegation visiting the University of Alberta, one of the top 100 research universities in the world, as well as the E-hub at the National Institute of Nanotechnology, in addition to the ICE District development and Stantec, a global engineering services firm based in Edmonton.
Some subjects covered are application of metamorphic methodologies on synthesizing write-back caches, online rescheduling to maximize makespan under a limit on the maximum sequence distribution, manufacturing capability evaluation of E-HUB based on harmony theory, and an optimal operation model of a water supply network.
The e-hub will present itself as the provider of highly efficient online concept that enables smooth trade flow effecting qualitative improvement in transactions.
An agreement to this effect was signed at the Dubai World offices by Mohammad Al Muallem, senior vice-president and managing director of DP World's UAE region, on behalf of Dubai World and in his capacity as the member of board of Dubai Trade, and Faisal Galadari, general manager, Business Group at CBD, in the presence of Mahmoud Al Bastaki, director, Dubai Trade, the innovative service-driven trade and logistics e-hub.
Principal among the decisions to be made are whether the business will operate its own private e-hub to conduct transactions with selected customers, hire another company to host the private hub, or join one of the public e-marketplaces.
Principal among the decisions to be made are whether the business will operate its own private E-hub to conduct financial transactions with selected customers, hire another company to host the private hub, or join one of the public E-marketplaces.
ABERYSTWYTH-based Welsh Farm Supplies (WFS), the federal buying group for agricultural co-operatives and farmer-owned businesses in Wales and the Borders, is the largest company to join First4Farming's businessto-business trading e-hub.
The GPA announced a link-up with northern-based companty e-hub, believed to be worth U75,000.
The company offers an e-hub in which all order information is shared with the entire supply chain simultaneously.