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Saudi Arabia's new leadership will push forward efforts to diversify the growing but oil-dependent economy, while easing procedures for investors.

January 11, 2015

New Acer H7550ST
09:12 GMT
(press release)

Acer revealed its Acer H7550ST, a powerful projector that delivers brilliant Full HD visuals and dynamic 20W stereo audio with short-throw and wireless versatility.

January 8, 2015

Mohamad Dergham, Head of Ericsson North Middle East region
09:25 GMT

Ericsson today appointed Mohamad Dergham as the new Head of Ericsson North Middle East region.

Jeff Platón, chief marketing officer for Interactive Intelligence
07:05 GMT
(press release)

Interactive Intelligence Group has released a new cloud-based enterprise collaboration service delivered from its PureCloud platform.

January 7, 2015

10:49 GMT

HTC and Under Armour Inc. today announced a strategic partnership that will see the pioneers in mobile innovation and athletic performance collaborate to empower athletes everywhere.

Etisalat’s CEO, Saleh Al Abdouli
06:45 GMT
(press release)

Etisalat, the Middle East’s leading telecommunications operator, has announced it has become a Strategic Partner of the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) and organisers of DSF.

05:18 GMT

In tech, we like nothing better than a new trend – and we all know that fashion matters, so we get onboard with it.

January 6, 2015

But a new court ruling on Monday overturned that decision, according to the bourse statement.
17:17 GMT

Ooredoo Kuwait has won a court appeal against a 36.69 million dinars ($124.97 million) judgement in favour of the Ministry of Communications

11:37 GMT

Anite and du today announced the commencement of live operations at its state-of-the-art Terminal Innovation Lab in the UAE – a first in the Middle East region.

Smart Microwave Oven
08:41 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Levant launched its Smart kitchen microsite and “Chef of the Month” competition with the launch of its new Smart Microwave Convection Oven in the Jordanian market.

Aspire R 13
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Acer announced it will be including the 5th Generation Intel Core Processors across its mobile lines, starting with its innovative line of R 13 convertible notebooks and its award-winning S7 Ultrabooks.

January 5, 2015

LG Music Flow Wi-Fi Series 001
10:37 GMT
(press release)

At the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas, LG Electronics (LG) will showcase its new Music Flow Wi-Fi Series lineup for music and movie lovers worldwide.

10:10 GMT

ASUS Middle East today announced Strix 7.1 True 7.1 Surround Gaming Headset, a top-of-the-line gaming headset that boasts a premium design with 10 discrete drivers for incredibly-immersive surround sound and precise positioning.

January 4, 2015

Oliver Ebel, Vice President and General Manager, Lenovo MEA
09:30 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo and IBM announced today that they have successfully closed the transaction in Lenovo Middle East and Africa (MEA) and completed the move of IBM x86 employees and business operations to Lenovo effective January 1st.

LG's 4K Ultra HD TV
06:37 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) will unveil a new 4K ULTRA HD TV with quantum dot technology as a new component of its expanded TV lineup at the 2015 International CES, Jan. 6-9 in Las Vegas.

December 31, 2014

Telecommunication Regulatory Authority
09:23 GMT
(press release)

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) hosted an awareness workshop today in partnership with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) on the reduction of overall energy consumption, at its Dubai headquarters.