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The Al-Araby Television network, of which Al-Araby Al-Jadeed channel was the first to launch, addresses audiences in the Arab world, particularly the youth.
The Qatari-funded channel, Al-Araby Al-Jadeed, was launched from London on Sunday, a highly symbolic date as it coincided with the fourth anniversary of the 25 January Revolution in Egypt.

August 14, 2011

Ross Cormack with a happy boy and his new toy
11:47 GMT

Nawras embarked on its seventh Goodwill Journey yesterday as its largest annual corporate social responsibility initiative began at the Child Care Centre, Al Khodh.

ASUS New N Series notebook with subwoofer
11:33 GMT
(press release)

To meet the ever-growing multimedia needs of users, ASUS has continuously pushed notebook audio to new milestones, as shown by the redesigned N Series.

Yahoo Maktoob Ramadan iPad
09:56 GMT
(press release)

Building on Yahoo! Maktoob’s dedicated Ramadan site, the premier digital media company has launched its first Ramadan application for iPhone, iPad, iPod and Nokia Ovi users.

Awal IT Services
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Awal has organised its annual Iftar banquet that was held at the start of the holy month of Ramadan, gathering its customers at a group of top hotels across the Kingdom.

Injazat Data Systems
08:21 GMT
(press release)

Injazat Data Systems will once again use sports as a platform to raise awareness on diabetes via its participation in the ‘Play for Life’ corporate football tournament.

Samsung Smart TV Media Hub
08:19 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics announced that TÜV Rheinland, one of the most trusted certification institutes in Europe, awarded its Smart TV with a one-of-a-kind “Full HD 3D tested” and “3D tested” certificates.

08:17 GMT

Viva is celebrating a full week of Independence Days beginning with Pakistan on August 14, India, August 15, Indonesia on August 17, 2011.

The agreement was signed by Nasri Rabadi, General Director of the SRSF, and Mohamad Al Baghdadi, CEO of Al-Manhal
07:59 GMT
(press release)

Al-Manhal signed an agreement with the Scientific Research Support Fund, of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

Customers can now benefit from helpful prayer timings, medical advice for Ramadan and Quran readings as well as information on the life of the Prophets and miracles
07:43 GMT

Nawras, Oman’s customer friendly communications provider, is following up its popular 6+6 international calling offer by introducing three new value added services.

Saudi Telecom Company
07:27 GMT
(press release)

STC offers its postpaid, SAWA, and LANA customer’s 50% discount in celebration of Pakistan and India’s National Days.

August 11, 2011

Exxon Mobil Corporation
10:17 GMT

Exxon Mobil Corporation and Nippon Steel Corporation announced today that ExxonMobil has granted Nippon Steel the world’s first license for patented field welding technology.

09:17 GMT
(press release)

Promoting good health is important to du.

Trend Micro
08:04 GMT
(press release)

Trend Micro a global cloud security leader, today announced the availability of its 2Q 2011 Threat Roundup report on the most dangerous threats and trends facing computing security today.

Jan Hichert, senior vice president, network security, Sophos
07:48 GMT
(press release)

Astaro, a Sophos company and leading Unified Threat Management provider, today announced the availability of version 8.2 of the Astaro Security Gateway.

Podium 500
07:20 GMT
(press release)

SMART Technologies, a leading provider of collaboration solutions, announces the new SMART Podium 500 series.