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There is irony in the very title of the spot-on prediction made by Freedom House, which issued a comprehensive report: “The Struggle for Turkey's Internet.
September 15, 2014 - 22:10 GMT
Only a week after hosting the ninth Internet Governance Forum (IGF), Ankara struck back at criticism of government Internet policies with full force.

June 16, 2014

Ooredoo World Cup
06:08 GMT

Ooredoo’s companies have launched a series of initiatives that deliver live action from the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil straight to mobile customers across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia.

05:53 GMT
(press release)

Huawei was honored with the prestigious ‘ICT Vendor of the Year’ accolade at the Channel Middle East KSA awards ceremony held at Al Faisaliah, Riyadh.

June 12, 2014

Huawei Ascend P7
09:27 GMT
(press release)

In the latest development of its emerging consumer brand, Huawei unveiled the highly anticipated Ascend P7 at a Gala event in Dubai.

08:05 GMT
(press release)

Etisalat, rated Aa3 stable (Moody’s), AA- Stable (S&P) and A+ stable (Fitch), successfully issued the inaugural bond under its recently established USD 7 billion Global Medium Term Note (GMTN) Programm.

07:27 GMT

ASUS Middle East today announced the USB-AC56 AC1200 Wi-Fi Adapter with dual-band 802.11ac for high-performance wireless networking with next-generation wireless routers.

June 11, 2014

Sufian Dweik Accepts Network Vendor Award on Behlaf og Huawei Middle East
10:22 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, was honored with the prestigious “Networking Vendor of the Year’ at the Network Middle East Innovation Awards 2014.

07:25 GMT

ASUS today announced that the ROG G20 desktop, S1 Mobile LED Projector and PadFone S (PF500KL) were winners of the Best Choice Award at Computex 2014.

June 10, 2014

During the event
10:58 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics inaugurated a new service center for its mobile handsets in the Seventh Circle area in Amman with the objective of making its services more accessible to a more customers within the city.

The winners
07:42 GMT

Three lucky Nawras customers have won 42 inch LED televisions as part of the Join and Win promotion.

June 9, 2014

Feras Al Shaikh, Director of Consumer Sales, Nawras
09:59 GMT

Nawras has launched Oman’s first mobile music streaming service, giving customers unlimited streaming of their favourite Arabic, Western and international music using Anghami; one of the top entertainment apps in world.

LG G3 QuickCircle Case
09:19 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) officially unveiled the long awaited LG G3, it also introduced another product which was designed to make the G3 infinitely more useful, the QuickCircle Case.

June 8, 2014

LG Bedding Cleaner Water Purifier
13:53 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics recently unveiled several of its latest innovations in smart home appliances during a launch ceremony held at the Ghoroub restaurant of the Landmark Hotel.

During the event
13:06 GMT

Samsung Electronics Levant, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, launches “Cheer with us” campaign, to introduce the new 2014 TV lineup; featuring UHD technology and the unique curved design.

Keeping the varying usage pattern and convenience of customers in mind, du has introduced a streamlined portfolio of plans for its postpaid mobile customers.
09:07 GMT

Whether it’s local or international calls or data, or a mix of both, du has a plan that’s flexible enough to suit the exact needs of every customer.

June 5, 2014

Huawei MENA Services Conference
11:29 GMT
(press release)

With the Middle East telecom sector set for continued growth in the second half of 2014, industry analysts and more than 25 regional telecom operators gathered this week at the annual Huawei MENA Services Conference.