Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer with robust Q2 performance
August 5, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) today announced its business results for the first half of 2018. The company reported solid growth, with global smartphone shipments at 95+ million units*. According to IDC, Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer in Q2 with the global market share of 15.8%.
Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group, said, “The past six months have been incredible for Huawei CBG, marked by robust growth of our business across all markets and product lines. Our success is owed to our commitment to innovation and, most importantly, our customers. Moving forward, Huawei will remain focused on continually ......read more
Author: Network Protection Security Labs, Attack Investigation Team
Summary: Active attack group is eager to make use of available tools, research, and the work of other threat actors.
July 25, 2018: Symantec has uncovered the operations of a threat actor named Leafminer that is targeting a broad list of government organizations and business verticals in various regions in the Middle East since at least early 2017. The group tends to adapt publicly available techniques and tools for their attacks and experiments with published proof-of-concept exploits. Leafminer attempts to infiltrate target networks through various means of intrusion: watering hole websites, vulnerability scans of network services on the internet, and brute-force/dictionary login attempts. The actor’s post-compromise toolkit suggests that ......read more
Hundreds of new and quirky products now on Interesting Finds
July 25, 2018: SOUQ.com has announced the launch of its new “Interesting Finds” store which will make your search for the perfect gift forever easier. Customers can now easily access hundreds of new, interesting and trendy products including toys, home decor, accessories, and much more.
Interesting Finds curates the new and interesting items available on SOUQ.com into fun-to-scroll-through, collage-style lists; making gift giving fun and exciting.
Users can shop these quirky gifts with a touch of a finger directly from the SOUQ website or mobile app for Android & IOS.
Register online or connect with SOUQ on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Snapchat to learn more about our interesting finds and keep up with the latest ......read more
Hisense expands its product portfolio and brings a round of exciting prizes to be won as official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
Further to its dynamic competitions and offers prior to the World Cup, Hisense gave away 4 winners each semi-final tickets + AED 10,000 Cash*, a 65-inch Hisense ULED TV, a 55-inch Hisense ULED TV and to 8 lucky winners group tickets to the monumental event
The brand hosted a roadshow at Central Galleria, Mall of the Emirates, from the 1st to 10th of July with interactive games to play and great prizes were won
July 22, 2018: Hisense, one of China’s largest consumer electronics companies, adds to its product portfolio and brings new and exciting offers to the streets as the Official Sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. In the spirit of football ......read more
Powered by Dual front camera (24MP+2MP) and new f/2.0 wide aperture lens, HUAWEI nova 3 series promises Artificial Intelligence selfies
July 19, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), the global smartphone giant, has announced the launch of its new HUAWEI nova 3 and HUAWEI nova 3i in the UAE. Both smartphones are powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its overall functioning and camera features. With dual front camera (24MP+2MP), users can expect the best-in-technology ‘selfie’ that a smartphone can offer.
HUAWEI nova 3 series was initially designed with the younger and trendier consumers in mind, for whom a smartphone is not just part of their lifestyle but also represents their personal style. The series is designed to offer an AI-enhanced lifestyle, which includes a huge focus on an outstanding selfie ......read more
The LG G7 smartphone is the all-round cutting-edge smartphone with a brighter display, superior camera, precision audio and a host of AI functions that set it above the competition
Dubai, UAE, July 08, 2018: Following a successful rollout of the latest LG G7 ThinQ+ smartphone in South Korea, the Americas and Europe, LG has now launched its premium flagship smartphone in the GCC. The LG G7 ThinQ+ marks LG’s first G-series flagship phone with AI capabilities built-in, redefining how ‘smart’ a smartphone can be. The latest smartphone also comes with a host of new features and upgrades.
Qualcomm’s fastest Snapdragon 845 mobile platform gives the LG G7 ThinQ+ the computing power for its advanced AI functions, which starts with its innovative AI CAM. The new LG G7 ThinQ+ comes with a redesigned wide-angle ......read more
ESET – a global leader in information security software – has been recognized as a ‘Leader’ in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites, Q2 2018 report. The prestigious report assessed 15 of the most significant security vendors, including their ability to prevent, detect and remediate endpoint threats, with ESET emerging as one of the leaders.
In reviewing the overall market, the authors stated that Forrester survey data shows that “IT environment complexity”, was “the most frequently cited challenging issue” by enterprise respondents, and that, “Buyers want an endpoint security suite that consolidates capabilities and minimizes complexity when possible.” The report also states in ESET’s profile that; “Overall, ESET is best for enterprises looking for ......read more
July 01, 2018: When you are on one of your midnight fast food runs with your friends, you better not forget your house keys, nor your HUAWEI P20 Pro.
A camera which works like a literal pupil, shifting with different exposures, the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s lens adapt to every landscape, in attempts to capture the most idyllic of shots. We tested out the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s camera against the city scape of Dubai at night, and it’s safe to say that the sought-after smartphone is a clear winner in our eyes.
The issue of tackling night time shots has plagued the minds of smartphone manufacturers for long, and it has been the root cause of pixilated, greyish night-time imagery. But worries be gone! The HUAWEI P20 Pro eliminates all the challenges about night time photography and crystalizes all the elements ......read more
With enhanced AI Beauty 2.0 technology, the F7 is like your Personal Beauty Artist;
A beautiful 6.23-inch Super Full Screen with numerous software assistant for better full screen experience.
Equipped with 3400 mAh battery and AI battery management for long battery endurance
Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 23rd, April 2018 – OPPO, the Selfie Expert and Leader, today launched the F7. The latest Selfie Expert, powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), takes smartphone technology to new heights. Together with the Super Full Screen and glossy design, the F7 offers consumers a better user experience. Priced at AED1249, the OPPO F7 with 4GB RAM and 64 GB ROM will be available from April 23rd, 2018 on all online and offline stores in Solar Red, Moonlight Silver and Diamond Black. OPPO will also hit the ......read more
Upgrade to a brand new Galaxy S9 or S9+ for an exclusive price when you trade in your current device at select Samsung Brand stores and retailers in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2018: Don’t miss your chance to own Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone for an exclusive discounted price when you trade in your current device. For a limited time only, Samsung is giving its customers in the UAE the opportunity to upgrade their current device and save big on the all-new Galaxy S9 or S9+, equipped with Samsung’s best-yet smartphone camera and a range of innovative features. Customers with select smartphone models can trade in their current device for a new Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+ at a reduced price, saving up to AED 1,860 on their purchase based on the condition of their current device. This offer is ......read more
The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ fuel new discoveries with Super Slow-mo video, best-in-class low light camera and AR Emoji for a more personalized way to express yourself
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 08 March, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics Co. introduced to the UAE the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphones that reimagine the way people communicate, share and experience the world. The launch event took place yesterday at The Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa. Made for an age in which consumers increasingly communicate and express themselves more with images, videos and emojis, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ drive innovation with Samsung’s advanced camera. Redesigned with a new Dual Aperture lens that powers an innovative low light camera, Super Slow-mo video capabilities and personalized ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos Mobile 8, the latest version of its Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and mobile security solution. This new version lets system administrators manage and secure corporate-owned and personal Mac, Windows, and mobile endpoints in the cloud-based Sophos Central management platform to deliver a simpler management strategy for businesses of any size.
This unified approach to endpoint management ensures consistent security policies and secure access to resources regardless of an employee’s choice of device. Sophos Mobile 8 adds a range of management features like MacOS management and configuration, Windows 10 application management, and extended Android and iOS management functionality.
"Mobile devices continue to be the ......read more
Ooredoo Group and P.I. Works Partner on Real-Time Network Management to Enhance Digital Experience
Scaling Up Success from Indonesia and Myanmar to 160 Million Customers Across Middle East, North Africa, Southeast Asia
Doha, Qatar, March 03, 2018: Ooredoo Group at Mobile World Congress announced the start of the deployment of artificial intelligence solutions to transform its network towards 5G, as part of a major partnership with P.I. Works that will significantly enhance the mobile data experience.
More than 160 million Ooredoo Group customers are set to benefit from more robust and widespread network coverage, more advanced mobile apps, enhanced capacity during mega-events, and the enablement of the next generation of 5G-based Internet of Things innovations.
Ooredoo Group is leading the charge of global ......read more
At Mobile World Congress, Ooredoo Maldives and Ooredoo Oman Showcase Real-Time and One-Stop-Shop Digital and App Solutions
Qatar, March 01, 2018: Ooredoo Group, at Mobile World Congress, today announced that it is driving new levels of digital experiences, scaling up real-time and one-stop shop solutions from the Maldives and Oman to millions of customers across its operating companies.
Across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia, Ooredoo Group operating companies are undergoing digital transformation to become future-ready. There is a strong focus on leveraging digital platforms to support new levels of customer engagement and self-service.
During Mobile World Congress, Ooredoo Oman has made a splash by launching Oman’s first all-digital, and individually-customisable mobile ......read more
At Mobile World Congress, New Report Shows How Ooredoo Fibre Transforms How People Experience Digital Content and 4K TV
Doha, Qatar, February 28, 2018: Qatar’s Gigabit-speed fibre penetration is the highest in the world, thanks to the rapid roll-out of Ooredoo Fibre, transforming how people experience digital services, according to a new Arthur D Little report launched today at Mobile World Congress.
The report, “Gigabit Fibre Driving Innovative Services in the Home,” shows that 99 percent of Qatar’s households are covered by fibre, nearly double the penetration rate compared to 2012, and matched only by Latvia, Lithuania, and Singapore. Now, 88 percent of households in Qatar are connected to fibre, also the world’s highest rate, matched only by Singapore.
Aligned with Qatar National ......read more
Ooredoo Group, at Mobile World Congress today, announced that it is racing ahead on the path to 5G, as the world’s first having 5G New Radio (NR) with commercial equipment suitable for business customers.
Live in Qatar, Ooredoo is proud to announce its first-in-the-region speeds of 2.3 Gbps with amazing 3.5 ms latency. By using Ooredoo 5G spectrum at 3.5 GHz, Ooredoo will continue to expand the footprint of 5G.
Ultra-fast 5G networks, already in Qatar, double the speed of current 4G network. 5G will transform daily lives, organisations, and industry verticals benefiting the speed and ultra-low latency. Applications of 5G could include autonomous vehicles, robotic surgery, and augmented and virtual reality sports.
As part of its network modernisation programme, “Evolution to 5G”, Ooredoo Group is ......read more
Strong Profitability and Highest Annual Sales Ever Led by Performance of Premium Home Appliances and TVs
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 28, 2018 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced record full-year revenues for 2017 of KRW 61.4 trillion (USD 55.4 billion), an increase of 10.9 percent from the previous year, the highest in the company’s history. Full-year 2017 profits of KRW 2.47 trillion (USD 2.23 billion) – the highest profit since 2009 – in-creased 85 percent from 2016 due in large part to strong performance by premium home appliances and TVs. Fourth-quarter 2017 revenues grew 15 percent versus 2016 to KRW 16.96 trillion (USD 15.3 billion), generating strong operating profits of KRW 366.8 billion (USD 330.9 million).
The LG Home Appliance & Air Solutions Company reported full-year 2017 revenues of 19.23 ......read more
Company plans to continue focus on making solid progress by concentrating on achieving recognition as a true premium brand with industry leading products in 2018
DUBAI, UAE, 24th January 2018: With the desire to create a better lifestyle for consumers, underpinning LG’s premium product philosophy, LG plans to continue pursuing an innovative, energy efficient and a premium product market strategy, positioning the company as a technology innovator with a flair for convenience, design and style. The company aims to accelerate premium product strategy by enhancing overall brand image and focus on profitable growth.
Last year has been a solid year for LG that highlighted successful changes in preparation for a promising future, including organizational redesign for new businesses, reinforcement of modular design, and ......read more
Designed to meet Mac’s requirements, LG launches latest external displays with exceptional visual and audio quality
Dubai, UAE, 21 January 2018: LG Electronics (LG) has announced that its UltraFine 5K display catered to Apple users to solve issues of compatibility between the Mac and external displays will be available in the Gulf region in January 2018. Boasting exceptional features for the finest details, LG is striving for excellence whilst empowering Mac users who desire high definition quality with superior visual and audio capabilities of a MacBook or MacBook Pro.
27-Inch UltraFine 5K Monitor
The UltraFine 5K features several ground-breaking components, and is namely the world’s first 5K display with a Thunderbolt 3 port that can transmit 5K video and data whilst simultaneously charging a ......read more
Robots the Other Key Factor of LG’s Transformation into an AI Company
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 8, 2018 — Following the introduction of the company’s robot lineup a year ago, LG Electronics (LG) continues to push the envelope with the unveiling of three more work robots at CES 2018. LG is introducing three new concept robots spe-cifically developed for commercial use at hotels, airports and supermarkets. These new robots represent LG’s commitment to expanding its business into a future growth engine based on its leading robotics technology.
All part of LG’s new CLOi (pronounced KLOH-ee) robot brand, the Serving Robot, Porter Robot and Shopping Cart Robot follow in the footsteps of the Airport Guide Ro-bot and the Airport Cleaning Robot that recently completed successful trial runs at Ko-rea’s ......read more
Diverse Range of Audio Products Not Only Deliver Great Sound but Advanced Intelligence as Well
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 07, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) at CES 2018 is showcasing superior, clearer and smarter lineup of premium audio products that promises to change the way people think about home speakers. New for 2018 is Meridian Audio’s advanced high-performance audio technology to deliver more natural and warm sound. From immersive Dolby Atmos® soundbars to portable Bluetooth speakers and its latest artificial intelligence (AI) speaker, LG has something for every music and movie lover.
Sound All Around and Above
LG’s new SK10Y soundbar delivers 550W of powerful output and supports 5.1.2 channels by harnessing the power of Dolby Atmos technology. A unique aspect of the technology is that unique ......read more
December 2017, MEEZA, an established Qatari Data Services Provider, Fujitsu Services Ltd and Vauban Group today announced that they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enter into discussions to identify opportunities to provide world class information communication and technology services to Qatar. In collaboration with MEEZA, a Qatar Foundation subsidiary, this MoU will allow the parties to work to support Qatar’s National Vision 2030 by leveraging the Fujitsu Human Centric Innovation approach to delivering world class digital transformation and technology services.
The MoU will examine how to create significant market opportunities for a full range of technology products, solutions and services. The combination of MEEZA’S existing state-of-the-art data centre facilities, Vauban’s innovation and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2017: LG has paved the way for a plethora of electronics and home appliances, however its commitment to the development of televisions and in particular OLED technology has set a new standard of excellence by which televisions today and in the near future, will be measured. LG has succeeded in increasing its share of the premium TV market via its OLED TVs, which the company first began manufacturing in 2013.
With OLED making huge strides, LG has successfully established firm grounds within the OLED industry with LG’s technological expertise within the OLED technology. LG OLED TVs have been dominating the TV rating slots, earning the title “the king of TV.”
The importance of OLED cannot be overstated. The technology represents a seismic shift in television design, utilizing a ......read more
New store will be the “go to” space for consumers to connect with the Huawei brand, their latest technologies and their products, at a more personal level.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 6th November, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), today announced that its first 'Experience Store' in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is now open at The Dubai Mall. The store offers consumers a full retail experience, which includes access to Huawei’s latest products and services under one roof. All new products will now be available for pre-booking and sale at the same time as its global launch.
The opening of the first brand store in the Middle East and Africa represents Huawei’s commitment to the region and the next step in the company’s mission to deliver breakthrough ......read more
For the first time in the region, consumers get a more customised, faster mobile experience powered by Huawei’s breakthrough Kirin AI processor
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 31, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has unveiled the world’s most powerful AI flagship smartphones – the HUAWEI Mate 10 Series in the Middle East & Africa region. Heralding a new decade of smartphone development, the new HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10 devices are set to deliver the ultimate intelligent experience for regional consumers by providing more comprehensive mobile intelligence through Mobile AI.
The HUAWEI Mate 10 Series goes beyond smart, using the AI application ecosystem to make the smartphone so intelligent with personalised AI applications that it ......read more
Dubai – 6 May 2015: Global Innovations, the leading IT service provider for Travel and Tourism highlights one of its modules, XML-Based Product Distribution, an efficient platform that provides seamless integration of systems.
While small companies and traditional tour operators still rely on email, phone, fax and viewing or logging in website in able to process bookings, most tour ......read more
Companies across Ooredoo Footprint Back Humanitarian Efforts in Nepal, As Country Struggles Following Major Earthquake
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo companies across the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia have launched a series of initiatives to support humanitarian efforts in Nepal, after the devastating earthquake that took place on 25 April 2015.
The Nepal earthquake has claimed ......read more
Dubai, UAE (May 5, 2015) – Buying a refrigerator is something that happens occasionally, and with the availability of numerous products and different styles, making the right choice is crucial as it is the most important and most used appliance in your kitchen.
Refrigerators and freezers come in a wide array of styles, from basic to high-end models. Traditionally, a top freezer ......read more
Ericsson, the leading provider of LTE technologies and a leader in the Networked Society, is participating in the upcoming LTE MENA 2015, in Dubai.
In a world where everything that can be connected is connected, entire industries will have to undergo transformations to thrive in the Networked Society. Ericsson will showcase its pioneering technology, products and solutions which will enable ......read more
Smart phones being an unavoidable device in everbody's life in this modern era can be made use of in an Islamic way. We made this Android application for performing Dhikr and Duas from Quran. Having a smooth interface and with an ever pleasing theme for eyes (white text on black background) makes this app very easy to use.
The application also has a multi-talented feature of showing benefits ......read more
Leading Telecom Company Joins with an International Coalition of Partners to Promote Financial Inclusion
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo today announced that it is one of the companies supporting the World Bank Group’s efforts to promote financial inclusion and deliver universal financial access by the year 2020, following a major event in Washington D.C. earlier this month.
To support the goal, ......read more
Dubai – 1 May 2015: Tours and Safari Costing is a feature integrated with the Financial Accounting Module that can provide complete cost estimation solution.
For companies that operate Tours and Safaris, finding out the total cost on each booking they make can become complicated, considering both the direct and indirect costs – factors that are sometimes hard to determine. As a ......read more
Aspiring Young Footballers in Algeria Latest to Enjoy World-Class Coaching
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo and Paris Saint-Germain continue to expand their football coaching programme for young people across the MENA region, with the latest “Paris Saint-Germain Academy brought to you by Ooredoo” taking place in Algeria last weekend.
Since the launch in 2014, Ooredoo and Paris Saint-Germain ......read more
Epic Note is Latest Phab Addition to Fly’s Smartphone Line-Up Designed to Meet Needs of Middle East User Base
Middle East Phablet Market Share Up to 11.1% in 2014 From 6.2% Year Earlier: GfK
DUBAI, 28 April 2015: Top European mobile maker Fly is meeting growing regional demand for phablets with the latest addition to its big-screen phone family, the Fly Epic Note.
Phablets – ......read more
Dubai – 28 April 2015: The impact of technology on the Travel and Tour industry is immense and has prompted small and mid-sized DMCs to catch up with the most advanced users of ERP software for automating their business.
For most companies operating for many years, the daily tasks and operations have become ordinary routine that they have effectively managed to survive most challenges. ......read more
The report features targeted attack cases that Trend Micro analyzed in 2014, including information on attack-related C&C infrastructure monitored.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 April, 2015
1. Due to the very nature of targeted attacks, attribution remained arduous because threat actors made it a point not to leave identifiable traces in target networks. ......read more
McCollins Media develops Code Blue - an innovative social alarm app to combat the snooze
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 April 2015: In a survey conducted by McCollins Media, a leading web design and social media marketing agency, it was revealed that 90 per cent people hit the snooze button in the morning on a daily basis. The surveyed revealed this leads to a ‘mad-rush’ ......read more
Dubai – 25 April 2015: Creating group quotations is undoubtedly a complicated task for tour operators. Global Innovations’ Reservation and Back Office Module has a feature called Group Costing that handles this complexity for DMC's and Tour Operators.
Before the evolution of the travel and tours industry, companies have depended on time and effort in handling group bookings. ......read more
New Platform Provides Real-Time Assessment Across Millions of IT Assets On-Premise, in Elastic Cloud Environments or Mobile Endpoints
Dubai, UAE, April 22, 2015 - Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced the launch of Qualys Cloud Agent Platform (CAP), a revolutionary new platform that extends Qualys’ ......read more
Dubai – 22 April 2014: Since the inception of Global Innovation’s I-Itinerary, there were series of enhancements made and modules added to meet different tour operator requirements.
But in this age of advancement it is still surprising to know that some tour operators are still doing the conventional way and manually handling their task -- using phone and email which is tedious. ......read more
Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) is organising participation at “25th International IT, Telecom & Technology Exhibition COMEX BUSINESS 2015” scheduled during April 27-30, 2015 at Oman International Exhibition Centre, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. The exhibition is endorsed by Information Technology Authority of Oman, (ITA) Telecommunication Regulatory ......read more
EXTON, Pa., U.S.A. – April 16, 2015 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that registration is now open for The Year in Infrastructure 2015 Conference, being held Nov. 3-5 at the Hilton London Metropole in London, U.K. This global gathering of leading figures in the ......read more
Latest Session of ‘Innovation Days’ Highlights Role of Social Media in Government – Citizen Engagement, Hosted by MBRSG and SAP
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 16 April 2015 – A majority of Arab people support governments’ use of social media in taking citizen engagement and services delivery to the next level, according to industry experts.
The observation ......read more
Spring! Finally, the days are getting longer again and the weather gets warmer. Most people want to go outdoors and try to make the best out of bright evenings. But already a new email is blinking up, a colleague is still waiting for a return call and a document also needs to be finished.
In these moments, many wish the day had 30 hours. However, having more time is often not the only solution. ......read more
The abundance of available streaming services has transformed many users’ viewing habits: Non-Linear consumption of TV programs, the rapidly growing availability of YouTube channels and an ever increasing use of mobile devices – all this dramatically changes the face of home entertainment. Along with these changes, display manufacturers such as AOC have made great efforts to meet the ......read more
Wrestling Fans in Qatar to Get the Latest Content and Videos available Exclusively from Ooredoo
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo has today announced an exclusive partnership with Nazara, content provider for the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Company, to provide Ooredoo customers in Qatar the latest wrestling content from their mobiles.
The new WWE portal is an exclusive service for Ooredoo ......read more
Ooredoo and Paris Saint-Germain aim to Inspire Young People to Get Involved with Football through Mobile Technology
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo today announced that it will launch a new global communication campaign with Paris Saint-Germain, as the company looks to deploy the power of football to inspire the next generation. The campaign will be the largest international media campaign a Paris ......read more
CRIF D&B is Analytics Partner at the 10th Annual Middle East Retail Banking Forum
Dubai, April 03, 2015: Leading risk management and business solutions provider CRIF D&B announced its participation as Analytics Partner in the 10th edition of the Middle East Annual Retail Banking Forum and Expo. Ubaldo Tambini, Director of Credit Solutions - CRIF D&B, is slated to speak at the ......read more
The leading IT service provider’s annual event received a refreshing upgrade, promising a change in Middle East’s technology event itinerary.
Dubai, UAE, April 1, 2015: Exceed IT Services, an award-winning IT service provider in the Middle East, has revamped its popular annual technology awareness event to form the Tech-Lab series.
Currently running throughout the region, ......read more
VSUN Group is appointed by Panasonic as the Exclusive Distributor in KSA
Dubai, April 1, 2015: VSUN, the global smartphone manufacturer, has unveiled 6 models of ‘super advanced and cool’ smartphones and tablets specifically targeting the Middle East, Africa and CIS markets.
The company has also begun its regional expansion in Egypt and Saudi Arabia, as part of an aggressive ......read more
Smartphone owners expect quantifying and regulating stress will increase life expectancy by two years
Quantification of such behaviors today starts with wearables. However, those who are very satisfied with their wellness need both style and function: 55 percent say product design is important, while 59 percent buy technology devices to fulfill specific needs
With 62 percent ......read more
Taking Part in Second Arab Mobile App Challenge Leads to International Success for Winning Team
Doha, Qatar: Dr. Nasser Marafih, Group CEO, Ooredoo today congratulated the winners of the Global Mobile App Challenge, and applauded the high number of participants from the MENA region who reached the final stages of the international competition.
In all, 24 teams from 18 countries competed in ......read more
DANWAY Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, Bee’ah, Al Futtaim, and wasl Among Gold Winners; Advance to EMEA Finals
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 24 March 2015 – UAE-based organizationsDANWAY Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, Bee’ah, Al Futtaim, and wasl Asset Management Group, were recognised today as the Middle East’s leading business innovators ......read more
Only One in Six Executives in UAE Say Current Workforce Can Meet Future Business Goals: Oxford Economics
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 22 March 2015– Organizations across Middle East and North Africa (MENA) need leaders to develop high-performance teams to support economic growth, experts announced at a recent conference.
While the UAE (22nd) and Qatar (25th) lead the Arab World ......read more
Ooredoo’s Wholesale Arm Takes Part in Global Undersea Cable Consortium; Signs New Agreement with PCCW Global for IPX Services; and Offers 4G LTE roaming services with BICS
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo Global Services (OGS), the wholesale arm of global telecommunications leader Ooredoo, the company has announced three major agreements that will extend the range of services and international ......read more
Doha, Qatar, March 16, 2015: Focus Softnet, a leading ERP and software development company, announced that they are organising an event titled ‘Unveiling the ERP of the future’, where they plan to unveil their flagship product – Focus 8 to customers in Qatar. Senior global executives from Focus Softnet will highlight the unique features of Focus 8, which is built on the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 17th March, 2015: Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN), a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise, today announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with WestconGroup, the leading value-added global distributor of security, unified communications, network infrastructure and data center solutions. The relationship extends from the ......read more
Company continues to widen its footprint as facility serves a fast-growing market in the GCC
(Qatar, 15 March 2015) – Karcher, the world leader in innovative cleaning technology solutions, has announced the opening of the Karcher Centre along Salwa Road in Doha, Qatar – the latest addition to the company’s growing portfolio of facilities across the Middle East ......read more
Market demand for “Outside-In” solutions drives End-user IT Analytics momentum
Nexthink secures $14.5 million in a Series D round of funding from Mannai Corporation and other partners for further development of End-user IT Analytics solutions for mobility and cloud.
January 28, 2015 – Dubai, UAE: – Nexthink®, the unique provider of End-user IT Analytics, ......read more
Reaffirming its commitment to Qatar, LG opens its first representative office in Doha
Dubai, 5th March, 2015 —Today, LG Electronics, a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, officially inaugurated its first office in Qatar on Al Matar Street, Doha. The inauguration was attended by LG Electronics Middle East and Africa ......read more
Data Revenue Represents 25% of Group Revenue
Board of Directors Recommends a Cash Dividend of 40% of Nominal Share Value
Doha, Qatar, 11 March 2015: Ooredoo Q.S.C. (“Ooredoo”) - Ticker: ORDS.QA today announced results for the year ended 31 December 2014.
Number of customers increased by 12% to reach 107 million, driven by the Indonesian, Iraqi, Kuwaiti, ......read more
Achieves industry recognition for ongoing efforts to grow the female digital economy in Myanmar
Doha, Qatar / Yangon, Myanmar – Ooredoo today announces that it was awarded the GSMA’s Connected Women: Leadership in Industry Award for its work to empower women in Myanmar. The ceremony was hosted during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
Ooredoo has worked to grow the female ......read more
Ooredoo Business achieves 10 percent Year-on-Year revenue growth for first nine months of 2014
Doha, Qatar and Barcelona, Spain : Ooredoo sees significant opportunities for growth across its business-to-business (B2B) customer base in the MENA region and Southeast Asia, seeking to tap the estimated US$10 billion market with an enhanced strategy unveiled today at Mobile World Congress in ......read more
• Unique technology takes the centre stage at 7th Façade Design Summit in Doha
Dubai-UAE: 23 February, 2015: Emirates Insolaire LLC, a pioneer in the development and application of new solar technologies and a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC [DI], is showcasing its coloured solar panel KromatixTM technology – the first-of-its-kind in the world, at the ......read more
COMPLIMENTARY AIR TICKETS TO UAE BUYERS TO VISIT INDIASOFT 2015
H.E. Mr Anurag Bhushan, Consul General of India, Dubai brief the media about Indiasoft 2015 at Marriott Marquis, Dubai
In it’s efforts to enhance and strengthen bilateral trade in the IT sector with UAE, Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC ) has been initiating several efforts including ......read more
Next Round of Coaching Clinics Set to Take Place in Kuwait, Oman and Algeria
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo’s coaching clinic initiative with Paris-Saint Germain has rolled-out across the MENA region over the past month, delighting and engaging young footballers with sessions in Tunisia and Qatar.
“Paris Saint-Germain Academy brought to you by Ooredoo” went to Tunisia in November ......read more
The Biggest and Fastest network is becoming even faster; 4G+ to Offer Double the Speeds Of Ooredoo 4G in Selected Areas
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo, Qatar’s leading communications company, has launched its new state-of-the-art 4G+ network at a major event held at the company’s headquarters in West Bay.
With the launch of 4G+, Ooredoo’s bigger and faster network has become even ......read more
November 23, 2014 - BIM methodologies have become commonplace in most industries but are still new and largely not accepted as standard practice in transportation. Arup’s Madrid office utilized BIM for its USD 30 million transportation projects in Doha, Qatar. This process improvement has resulted in significant cost and time savings.
“Arup has already produced the first projects ......read more
DOHA, Qatar – 29th, October, 2014 - Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) has successfully completed one of the Middle East’s largest wireless LAN projects in hospitality at the 3,000 room Ezdan Hotels West Bay in Qatar. In addition to enabling complimentary Wi-Fi services across the facility, the Aruba wireless overlay design dramatically cuts network cabling costs saving Ezdan Hotels ......read more
Global Big Data Market to Grow Nearly Five-Fold to 2020, Supporting Qatar’s Next-Generation Networked Economy
DOHA, Qatar – 28 October 2014 – Qatar’s sports, retail, and financial sectors are set to unleash the power of Big Data – growing five-fold around the world -- to drive Qatar’s next generation networked economy, SAP announced today.
The Ministry of ......read more
Infinia announces foray into South East Asia
Dubai, October 2014 - Infinia Services & Solutions, a UAE-based loyalty management and payment solutions company, announced the launch of its subsidiary “Infinia Payment Systems” into the South East Asia market. With an operating footprint in over 35 countries and over 16 million end consumers under management, Infinia Services ......read more
Comguard, a Dubai-based leading value-added distributor for IT security products, and a part of Spectrum Group, has announced it has successfully hosted a Cyber Security roadshow in Doha, Qatar. The event was held in association with Ixia, SafeNet, and WildPackets, at Radisson Blue Hotel, in Doha, Qatar.
Information Security in the Middle East and Africa region has evolved over the past few ......read more
November 12, 2013: Qatar Distribution Company (QDIST), one of the largest technology distribution companies in Qatar, has launchedits uniqueVideo Fire Detector System (VFDS)at the Civil Defense Exhibition and Conference which started on Monday and will run until Wednesday at Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) in Doha. The award-winning fire alarm system utilizes Video Image Detection (VID) ......read more
Geneva, 27 October 2013 – The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the specialized agency of the United Nations for information and communication technology (ICT), announced today that the State of Qatar has been selected as host country for ITU Telecom World 2014, following a competitive selection process among bidding ITU Member States. The 2014 annual edition of ITU Telecom World ......read more