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With IT research firm Frost and Sullivan predicting the global cloud market will reach more than $125 billion by the end of the year, the GCC’s cloud computing market is set to grow from $91.7 million last year to $118.5 million by the end of 2014
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In the UAE, sensitive industry sectors such as the public sector, oil and gas, banking, finance and insurance are all set to drive demand for cloud computing security solutions

July 13, 2014

Huawei
09:13 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a global leader in ICT solutions, announced today the extension of its Authorized Learning Partner (HALP) programme.

LG G3 Global Launch
07:31 GMT
(press release)

Following its strong debut in South Korea, LG Electronics (LG) will continue the global rollout of its highly praised G3 smartphone on June 27.

July 10, 2014

Huawei
08:11 GMT
(press release)

Huawei announced that it has been elected to join the board of the 5G Infrastructure Association in Europe at the General Assembly.

Ooredoo
07:19 GMT

Ooredoo’s focus on customer experience has enjoyed strong industry recognition this year, winning a string of awards for its operations in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.

July 9, 2014

Nawras Goodwill Journey
06:42 GMT

The Nawras Goodwill volunteers have reached Sohar, the midway point of the first leg of this year’s 10th Nawras Goodwill Journey.

July 8, 2014

Investors appear to have anticipated the weaker results, which were flagged by a recent comment from Samsung’s financial director that the quarter’s earnings were “not that good”.
14:46 GMT

Samsung Electronics’ earnings fell by almost a quarter in the three months to June, after the South Korean group was caught out by unexpectedly low demand for its smartphones in China and Europe.

Samsung smart home
09:16 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced the official global launch of its Samsung Smart Home service.

Lenovo S850 smartphone
08:48 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo today announced the availability of the slim and fashionable dual-SIM Lenovo S850 smartphone at all major retailers in the United Arab Emirates starting July 15.

July 7, 2014

Nawras Goodwill Journey
06:08 GMT

The tenth Nawras Goodwill Journey begins today with the first team of 18 volunteers leaving Muscat to make a lasting impact on the lives of thousands of Omanis.

July 6, 2014

During the event
10:22 GMT
(press release)

As part of Huawei’s ongoing CSR initiative to help build a stronger knowledge economy across the Middle East, the ICT solutions provider has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Kuwait University.

During the event
09:34 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced a new global partnership with Trek Bicycle, a leading worldwide bicycle manufacturer.

E-government is “entering a new episode” with all 193 UN member countries using national websites for the first time.
04:55 GMT

In the 2012 report, Jordan ranked 98th out of 190 countries.

July 3, 2014

Nawras Goodwill Journey
06:47 GMT

The 10th annual Nawras Goodwill Journey kicks off on Sunday 6 July with a special online focus enabling the public to follow and join in the experience.

July 1, 2014

Acer
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Acer has been honored with two prestigious Computex Taipei Design & Innovation (d&i) Awards at this year’s Computex Show in Taipei for outstanding industrial design.

June 30, 2014

Huawei
09:41 GMT
(press release)

Zain Kuwait and Huawei have announced the first successful test in Kuwait of connecting a mobile call through Voice Over LTE (VoLTE) technology.