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Saudi Arabia’s IT sector is set to grow 23 per cent from $11.5 billion this year to $14.2 billion in 2017.
October 29, 2014 - 19:55 GMT
Saudi Arabia is set to claim $9 billion worth of cloud-based government services.

June 12, 2011

STC provides many similar offers to many nations with large communities in the Kingdom
08:05 GMT
(press release)

STC announced that it will reduce rates of all international calls to the Philippines by 50% on the occasion of the National Day of the Philippines which will be on June 12, 2011.

Philippine's capital, Manila
07:14 GMT

Kuwait Telecommunications company VIVA, is commemorating the national holidays of other countries, by offering a new prepaid offer for Philippine’s National Day on the 12th of June.

June 9, 2011

IBM is the only major vendor to offer a private cloud solution tuned for HPC users
14:18 GMT
(press release)

IBM today announced new high performance computing (HPC) cloud offerings to help clients tackle advanced scientific and technical computing workloads.

The SH100 is set to be Samsung’s leading fully connected camera in 2011
13:30 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics announced the launch of the new SH100, a compact Wi-Fi enabled camera that delivers great shots that you can share over the internet and social networks with your friends and family.

Etisalat
13:29 GMT
(press release)

Etisalat announced that it began the final phase of trials on the advanced Long Term Evolution (LTE) network, in order to commercially launch the service in the third quarter of this year.

Trend Micro Internet Security Pro
12:56 GMT
(press release)

Trend Micro Incorporated, today announced that Trend Micro Deep Security software is now validated in the HP Cloud Operating Environment (CLOE), part of the AllianceONE partner program.

Dave Stevens, Chief Technology Officer and Vice President, Corporate Development at Brocade
11:11 GMT
(press release)

Spurred by an estimated 22 billion networked devices in use by 2020, government mandates and rapid cloud adoption driving Internet transformation, Brocade and its customers observed World IPv6 Day.

Nokia Siemens Networks
11:00 GMT
(press release)

Nokia Siemens Networks conducted the world’s first pre-commercial call, exploiting its Orthogonal Sub-Channel Dual Full Rate (OSC-DFR) software feature for GSM networks.

HTC Flyer Tablet
11:00 GMT
(press release)

HTC Corporation, a global leader in mobile innovation and design, announced that the first ever HTC Flyer Tablet is now available in the UAE.

Nasser Marafih, CEO of the Qtel Group
10:54 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Telecom Q.S.C. announced a number of senior management changes following a Board Meeting that was held today.

Internet Society
10:12 GMT
(press release)

Top websites and Internet service providers around the world joined together with more than 1000 other participating websites in World IPv6 Day for a successful global-scale trial of the new Internet Protocol, IPv6.

Eyad Shihabi, Managing Director and Enterprise Business Lead, HP Middle East
08:59 GMT
(press release)

HP today extended its Hybrid Delivery solutions portfolio so enterprises can improve their agility and quickly respond to changing customer and citizen needs.

Graham Cluley, Senior Technology Consultant of Sophos
08:47 GMT
(press release)

IT security firm Sophos is encouraging Facebook users to review their privacy settings, after reports that the site has enabled facial recognition for photo tags for many users.

During the opening ceremony
06:55 GMT
(press release)

du today added three new retail locations to its client portfolio; all located at the Abu Dhabi International Airport – Terminal 1 (Arrivals); Terminal 3 (Skypark); and Terminal 3 (Corridor).

June 8, 2011

Executives during the agreement signing
13:54 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft Gulf today announced that Intercoil International, one of the MENA region’s leading bedding companies, is implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software.