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How long will it take for aggressive and rich competitors like the top Internet companies to move into this space?
November 20, 2014 - 16:15 GMT
Internet platforms like Facebook, Google and Amazon are developing banking products that will probably become future foreign competition for the UAE banking sector.

October 14, 2014

Samsung
06:06 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a leader in digital convergence technologies, introduced several new products and solutions across its printing category at at GITEX Technology Week 2014.

October 13, 2014

During the event
10:38 GMT

Ooredoo and the Applied Innovation Institute have hosted the first in a series of “Acceleration Events” in Qatar to support the second Arab Mobile App Challenge (AMAC).

Huawei
09:48 GMT
(press release)

Huawei has launched a dedicated ‘Center of Excellence’ to assist governing bodies and telecom operators to drive smart city initiatives from concept to reality.

Dr. Sultan Binsaeed, CEO of STC Advanced Solutions
05:55 GMT
(press release)

The Saudi Telecom Company (STC) today announced the launch of “STC Advanced Solutions” at GITEX 2014 information and communications technology (ICT) business trade show in Dubai, UAE.

October 12, 2014

During the event
06:32 GMT
(press release)

Orange Jordan signed an agreement with Al-Seraje Real Estate Company to manage and operate an integrated telecommunications network.

Huawei at GITEX
05:53 GMT
(press release)

Huawei is set to reveal its Oceanstor9000 storage solution to help regional organizations meet the rising demands of securing their mission critical assets.

October 9, 2014

Ihab Moawad, Vice President, Trend Micro, Mediterranean, Middle East & Africa, will present a cyber-security vision for 2020 at GITEX Technology Week 2014
09:16 GMT
(press release)

Trend Micro Incorporated has announced it will present an innovative cyber-security vision for 2020 at GITEX Technology Week 2014.

October 8, 2014

Kris Hagerman, Chief Executive Officer for Sophos
14:07 GMT
(press release)

Sophos announced the appointment of two industry veterans to its senior management team: Edie Givens as senior vice president of human resources and Wolfgang Hilpert as vice president of engineering of the Sophos Network Security Group.

October 7, 2014

The world’s fastest microSD UHS-I memory card, the 64GB** SanDisk Extreme PRO® microSDXC™ UHS-I card.
14:14 GMT
(press release)

SanDisk Corporation today announced the world’s fastest microSD UHS-I memory card, the 64GB** SanDisk Extreme PRO® microSDXC™ UHS-I card. The company also recently announced the 512GB SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC™

Autodesk announced that its updated release of Revit software for Building Information Modeling (BIM) is now available to Maintenance Subscription and Desktop Subscription customer
08:10 GMT
(press release)

Autodesk announced that its updated release of Revit software for Building Information Modeling (BIM) is now available to Maintenance Subscription and Desktop Subscription customers.

Marcus Jewell, Vice President, EMEA at Brocade
08:03 GMT

Whether you're planning to market to or employ this generation at some point, to do so will require a strong understanding of their values and behaviours and, crucially, a robust infrastructure to support them technologically.

Held in the TRA Dubai offices, the meeting occurred from September 30th to October 1st, 2014
06:57 GMT

UAE delegation meets with Belarusian counterparts to discuss and resolve interference between their satellite networks

Zafar will be sent into a geostationary orbit, which is a circular orbit around 36,000 kilometres (22,320 miles) above the Earth’s equator.
04:55 GMT

The satellite will reportedly have a lifespan of one year and six months, and will capture images and transmit them to stations on earth.

October 2, 2014

Once the device "recognised" a suspect based on a face print, it would alert the officer wearing the gadget.
15:30 GMT

Dubai's decision appears in line with the authorities' determination to spare no expense in equipping the police.

Nancy Ajram Huawei Brand Ambassador for 2015
09:52 GMT
(press release)

At a star studded regional launch of its Ascend Mate 7 smartphone, Huawei announced Lebanese singing sensation Nancy Ajram as its Middle East and North African Brand Ambassador for 2015.