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How long will it take for aggressive and rich competitors like the top Internet companies to move into this space?
November 20, 2014 - 16:15 GMT
Internet platforms like Facebook, Google and Amazon are developing banking products that will probably become future foreign competition for the UAE banking sector.

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SC-CMAX5 Audio System
10:28 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) has introduced the SC-CMAX5 Audio System, an all-in-one component that delivers dynamic sound both indoors and outdoors.

November 26, 2014

Danaher management team at the opening of the new Dubai office
07:36 GMT
(press release)

Danaher Corporation, global science and technology innovator, today opened its new office in Dubai Healthcare City, marking another milestone in its Middle East operations.

November 24, 2014

Al Kaf was the Gulf’s longest-serving CEO in the sector, taking the helm at Mobily in 2005 after 19 years at UAE’s etisalat.
00:27 GMT

Al Kaf will be suspended until Mobily’s audit committee completes its investigation into these errors.

November 23, 2014

Ashraf Fawakherji, Vice President, Huawei Consumer Business Group, Middle East
11:05 GMT
(press release)

Huawei announced today that it has entered the Thomson Reuters’ “Top 100 Global Innovators of 2014” list, the only mainland Chinese company to make the ranking.

Mohammad Jweied Al-Mufleh, Regional Sales Manager – Storage, Lenovo MEA
09:29 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo today announced the UAE launch of the Lenovo|EMC VNX5150 Storage Array, a storage area network solution that offers small-to-medium sized enterprise businesses (SMBs) an excellent value with an affordable price.

November 20, 2014

JD Sherry, vice president, technology and solutions, Trend Micro
09:58 GMT
(press release)

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software and solutions, is recommending Windows users immediately patch their systems to avoid being compromised.

IBM Verse
08:58 GMT
(press release)

IBM is reinventing enterprise email with a new freemium social collaboration offering that uses built-in analytics to give employees a new way to converse, find the right people and information fast, and get work done.

During the event
06:50 GMT
(press release)

Interactive Intelligence Group, a global provider of software and services designed to improve the customer experience, today announced that it has signed National Company for Business Solutions (NCBS).

Brett Dawson, Dimension Data’s CEO
06:42 GMT
(press release)

Dimension Data, the global IT services and solutions provider, today announced that it will use technology to reduce its clients’ carbon by 1.8 million tons more than the Group itself produces.

November 19, 2014

During the event
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Huawei connected with CIOs and education leaders to demonstrate how the right smart E-education technology can help institutions improve the standards of education.

Bill Lucchini, SVP & GM for Sophos Cloud
06:40 GMT
(press release)

Sophos today announced the release of Sophos Cloud Server Protection, a high performance malware protection solution designed specifically for servers.

Sony Xperia
05:26 GMT

Sony Mobile’s latest Sony User Experience upgrade has been rolled out for the Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet.

November 18, 2014

Ooredoo
12:54 GMT

To celebrate the 44th National Day, Ooredoo chose to unveil the Omani flag in style.

During the event
11:45 GMT
(press release)

During this week’s annual Zain Technology Conference 2014, senior executives and experts from Huawei have outlined how upcoming innovations in mobile broadband technology are likely to impact the Middle East in the coming year.

The proposed cloud will be built using capacity on international fibre optic cables incorporating geographical diversity and resilience.
04:55 GMT

The deal marks one of the largest and most significant implementations ever announced by a broadcaster.