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That being said, MENA workers prefer face-to-face communication over technology. Although 76% admit technology makes them more efficient, their preferred method of communication is “in person”.
April 23, 2014 - 23:25 GMT
For example, Google Street View-cars are coming to the Middle East, with Dubai being the first city in the region to have street views added to Google’s online mapping service. Some members of the public have already spotted them. Have you?

January 27, 2014

During the event
06:16 GMT
(press release)

Umniah announced its new partnership with Wataniya Palestine to provide calling and mobile roaming services to customers at competitive prices.

January 26, 2014

Ooredoo and Indosat make a donation for flood victims in Manado
09:25 GMT
(press release)

Ooredoo and its Indonesian operating company Indosat have this week both pledged emergency aid in support of disaster relief efforts to help Indonesian communities and people most affected by recent flooding.

During the event
07:03 GMT
(press release)

Huawei will connect with industry Energy leaders at the 2014 GASCO IT Exhibition showcasing the benefits of flexible and secure mobile Video Conferencing solutions within the Oil and Gas sector.

Nawras
06:18 GMT

Nawras has announced the launch of Shahry; their new comprehensive post-paid plans.

January 23, 2014

During the event
04:55 GMT

Nawras has announced that it has committed to become a main sponsor of the Muscat Festival this year.

January 21, 2014

Stephan Geyer, Regional Sales Director, Software AG
10:30 GMT
(press release)

Software AG has recently announced the establishment of an Intelligent Business Operations (IBO) unit to enable organizations to rapidly respond to big data insights.

Samsung WOW App
09:04 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics launched its Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games mobile app, Wireless Olympic Works (WOW).

Umniah and Truecaller
06:11 GMT
(press release)

In support of its leading role in the telecommunications sector which focuses on serving its customers, Umniah recently signed a partnership with Truecaller.

January 19, 2014

Mr. Sandeep Saihgal as Vice President - Middle East of Huawei’s consumer business group, Huawei Device
11:44 GMT
(press release)

Huawei has announced plans to enhance its regional presence in the consumer electronics market through the appointment of Mr. Sandeep Saihgal as Vice President - Middle East of Huawei’s.

Abdul Rahman Al Theheiban, Vice President Middle East and Africa Oracle
10:45 GMT
(press release)

Oracle Alfonso Di Ianni, Senior Vice President for East Central Europe, Middle East, and Africa (ECEMEA), said today that cloud adoption in Dubai has seen a marked upswing in the past 12 months.

During the event
10:33 GMT
(press release)

VIVA announced Meshal Ghanem S Aldhafeeri as the third winner of the 'Inbound Roaming’ draw campaign, and the winner of the 3rd USD 50,000 cash prize.

Bahrain's King Hamad made the announcement this week about the proposed establishment of the Space Research Agency (Courtesy of Trade Arabia)
09:54 GMT

Bahrain is planning to set up a space research agency in its effort to "take advantage" of out-of-this-world technology developments.

During the event
07:56 GMT
(press release)

In confirming its continuous support and empowerment for entrepreneurs, startups, and mobile application developers in Jordan Umniah has entered a strategic partnership with the internationally acclaimed AppCircus.

Panasonic next generation IP video
06:15 GMT
(press release)

Criminal justice, finance, and transportation industries can use next generation IP video surveillance solutions to ensure safety and security across the Middle East and Africa, according to Intersec 2014 exhibitors.

January 16, 2014

During the event
06:50 GMT
(press release)

Ericsson was selected by Orange Jordan to provide its latest environmental and sustainable solutions to transform Orange Jordan network for better coverage and improved connectivity.