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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.

May 29, 2011

The event included a dinner gathering at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza
07:08 GMT
(press release)

Ericsson organized the first ever “Friends of Telecom” dinner gathering at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza on May 25th, 2011, hosting key figures from Egypt’s telecom industry.

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06:35 GMT

Nawras business customers now have a unique tool to help control and track telecommunication expenses with the introduction of the Bill Analyser, another Nawras first.

May 26, 2011

UAE engineers shared the details of DubaiSat-2 during a press conference
10:18 GMT
(press release)

The Emirates Institution for Advanced Science & Technology (EIAST) revealed the final design details and specifications of its second satellite project, DubaiSat-2.

Tareq Husseini, SanDisk MEA Sales Director
08:10 GMT
(press release)

SanDisk Middle East and Africa (MEA), the global leader in flash memory cards, has doubled its unit sales in Kuwait year on year for 2009 and 2010.

07:21 GMT
(press release)

Cisco today announced that it will invest $10 million to seed a sustainable model of job-creation and economic development in Jordan.

May 25, 2011

Thuraya XT provides the fastest data service in the satellite handheld market
11:03 GMT

When embarking on a new mountain expedition, professional mountaineer Arnold Coster ensures that he has a Thuraya XT handheld as part of his gear.

10:49 GMT
(press release)

Huawei announced that it won two awards in recognition of the company’s achievements in LTE commercialization and product solutions at the LTE World Summit 2011.

Gustavo Fuchs, Director of Mobility at Microsoft Middle East & Africa
10:23 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft today previewed the next major release of Windows Phone, code name “Mango,” for the Gulf region at a media event in the UAE coinciding with a series of media events around the world.

During the meeting that preceded the signing of the MoU
10:12 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ministry of Information and Communications Technology announced the signing of a strategic MoU with HP to develop common programs and share expertise and practices.

Bala Pandalangat, CEO of Injazat Data Systems
09:44 GMT
(press release)

The UAE Ministry of Education and Injazat Data Systems, have signed a technical support agreement covering the provision of IT Helpdesk Support services to the Ministry’s Bureaus in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

Kaspersky Lab
08:55 GMT
(press release)

Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, presents statistics for IT threats in the first quarter of 2011

The new iPhone app
08:22 GMT

The Third Line has this week raised the bar in Dubai’s fast moving, fast growing arts and culture scene by launching a new space for the region’s talent to be showcased.

The joint collaboration, named after the Arabic word for possibility, will facilitate greater digital inclusion to people with disabilities through provision, education and innovation
07:07 GMT
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Microsoft and MADA Assistive Technology Centre have together formed “Imkaan”, a programme that brings the benefits of information technology to disabled people in Qatar.

May 24, 2011

The Indonesian subsidiary of STC completed the signing of a USD 1.2 billion financing deal with a tenor of 7.5 years with local and international financial institutions
13:59 GMT
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AXIS announced on 23 May 2011, the signing of a USD 1.2 billion financing deal with a tenor of 7.5 years with local and international financial institutions.

Ibrahim Mohamed Lari, Managing Director of Injazat and Matthew Cochran, President of Cellcrypt shaking hands after the signing
11:42 GMT
(press release)

Cellcrypt announced the signing of a MoU with Injazat Data Systems to enter further discussions to form a closer business relationship and strategy to jointly pursue future defense.