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August 14, 2011

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.

Ibrahim Al Omar Vice President of the retail sector at STC
07:14 GMT
(press release)

STC and the Canadian Research in Motion Company signed a strategic partnership that aims at providing a wide range of content, applications and smart solutions for Blackberry users in the Kingdom.

Two Blackberry devices
07:13 GMT
(press release)

RIM, the company behind the BlackBerry brand has been at the firing end of late when it comes to press coverage with a lot of stories circulating about whether the company has a future.

August 10, 2011

G-Technology drive from Hitachi
13:19 GMT
(press release)

G-Technology by Hitachi today announced that its range of premium external storage units for creative professionals is now available in the UAE.

During the visit
11:27 GMT
(press release)

The “Prince Shaker Neighborhood” team from Zarqa, the LG Harat Winner, has visited the Real Madrid Academy in Jordan

The MENA average shows that 83% quit smoking during fasting hours only and without extending that through the night
10:35 GMT
(press release)

Only 16% of smokers are planning to give up smoking entirely throughout the Holy Month according to the fourth annual Yahoo! Maktoob Research Ramadan survey.

Axiom e-store
10:26 GMT
(press release)

Axiom Telecom has launched a convenient way to shop for phones and other mobile devices with the launch of a new online.