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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.

October 18, 2012

Saudi Telecom Company
05:32 GMT
(press release)

On the sidelines of its participation in GITEX Dubai, STC concluded a strategic cooperation agreement with Saudia Private Aviation (SPC), the business aviation unit of Saudi Arabian Airlines.

October 17, 2012

Apple looks set to launch its new 'iPad Mini'
08:51 GMT

Tech giant Apple has reportedly sent out invites for a special event on October 23, at which the firm is likely to unveil a smaller version of its iPad.

George DeBono, General Manager Middle East & Africa at Red Hat
07:04 GMT

Red Hat and Dell are working to enhance business collaboration in the Middle East through their participation at Gitex Technology Week, 14-18 October 2012 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

October 16, 2012

Samsung stand at GITEX Technology Week 2012
08:29 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics, a global leader in digital convergence technologies, is showcasing its range of enterprise mobility solutions at GITEX Technology Week 2012.

Kaspersky Lab
05:45 GMT
(press release)

Today Kaspersky Lab announced the discovery of miniFlame, a small and highly flexible malicious program designed to steal data and control infected systems during targeted cyber espionage operations.

October 15, 2012

Iran's off shore oil production has been hit by cyber attacks
12:24 GMT

Iran's offshore oil and gas production facilities have faced several cyber attacks in recent weeks, although the Islamic Republic has claimed that the advances were repelled as the country has increased security after the Stuxnet computer worm attacked nuclear enrichment centrifuges.

11:31 GMT
(press release)

Nawras Mousbak prepaid customers will receive bonus call time and a chance to win one of 21 iPhone 5 handsets during an exciting week long promotion, from 16 October.

08:41 GMT
(press release)

Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, is showcasing its expanded portfolio of business-critical voice and data services at Gulfcomms 2012.

Inge Thulin. 3M chairman, president and chief executive officer
07:16 GMT
(press release)

3M announced a realignment of its major business groups to better serve global markets and customers.

07:11 GMT
(press release)

SanDisk Corporation announced an affordable, easy-to-install SSD caching solution that lets consumers significantly improve their desktop computer’s performance.

06:43 GMT
(press release)

At GITEX this year Symantec is addressing the rapid growth of information and the importance of data protection for businesses in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Ajay Singh Chauhan, CEO, Comguard and Spectrum Group
05:44 GMT
(press release)

Comguard announced that it has been appointed as the value-added distributor by German IT security specialist gateProtect for the Middle East region.

During the event
05:25 GMT
(press release)

STC announced the exclusive launch of Huawei Ascend P1 LTE, the first Huawei 4G device in the world.

October 14, 2012

Avaya stand at GITEX 2012
10:25 GMT
(press release)

Avaya will utilize its presence at the 2012 GITEX Technology Week to educate visitors on its latest innovations in enterprise communications.

Bank Muscat
09:47 GMT
(press release)

Nawras is partnering with BankMuscat to offer corporate customers a new, convenient payment channel.