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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.

June 20, 2011

Analysis conducted by SITA indicates that one in eight bags that need to be re-united with a passenger must be sent on a connecting flight as no suitable direct flights are available
10:32 GMT
(press release)

SITA has enabled its WorldTracer baggage tracing service to be used by agents on mobile devices at airports.

LG team in Jordan
10:08 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics launched to market the new LG Optimus Black smartphone; the world’s brightest and slimmest smart phone with the NOVA technology.

The new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Research In Motion (RIM) today announced that it will be showcasing the new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet in various mall locations across the UAE in June and July.

The ROG philosophy by ASUS is based on the core ideals of class-leading performance, innovative user controls and gamer-focused design
08:09 GMT
(press release)

ASUS has announced a number of exciting new products for high-performance gaming PCs to further expand its Republic of Gamers range.

ThinkPad X1 laptop, the thinnest business laptop ever from Lenovo
07:35 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo announced its thinnest business laptop ever, the ThinkPad X1 laptop, designed for business leaders who demand the best in performance, mobility and entertainment.

Sheikh Saud Bin Nasser Al Thani, CEO of Qtel Qatar and Farid Chedid, CEO of SEIB Insurance & Reinsurance Company
07:34 GMT
(press release)

Qtel today signed a major insurance contract with SEIB Insurance Company for Directors and Officers Liability Insurance.

Saud Al Daweesh, CEO of Saudi Telecom Company
06:59 GMT
(press release)

STC ranks in the top 20 mobile networks in the world according to data collected at the end of the fourth quarter of 2010.

June 19, 2011

Adrian Pickering, Area Vice President, MEA, Juniper Networks
12:33 GMT
(press release)

Juniper Networks today announced the appointment of Adrian Pickering to the role of area vice president, Middle East and Africa.

Attendees during Qtel's symposium
12:30 GMT
(press release)

The Qtel Group held a special symposium in Qatar that included thought-leaders from Research In Motion and representatives from companies.

Motorola XOOM 3G
11:38 GMT
(press release)

Axiom Telecom is reinforcing its position as the leading distributor and retailer in the tablet segment by bringing the Motorola XOOM 3G tablet to consumers in the UAE.

Once Upon A Time In Mumbai
09:44 GMT

Nawras is announcing the launch of an exciting new Backstage bundle featuring all the latest tracks and popular songs from Bollywood.

08:31 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft addressed the media on a different type of engagement known as the ‘ICT University’, which focused on Cloud Computing.

VIVA CEO, Salman Al-Badran
06:49 GMT

VIVA is pleased to announce that it is the sole distributor of the highly anticipated new smart phone device, the Samsung Galaxy S II.

June 16, 2011

Saud Al Daweesh, STC Group CEO
14:24 GMT
(press release)

STC announced the implementation of its organizational structure that was approved by the Group Board of Directors.

Samsung GALAXY Pro smartphone
13:47 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., a leading mobile phone provider, launched its GALAXY Pro Smartphone.