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A third of Qatari Internet users will harness WhatsApp to find out the latest news, compared to 21% of online expats.
December 24, 2014 - 13:26 GMT
For the first time, a study of Internet users in Qatar has explored the usage of emerging social media channels, alongside more established networks.

November 10, 2014

The new feature has already generated widespread negative responses from users in Kuwait and on social media
04:55 GMT

Now WhatsApp, the most popular messaging app i in the whole world, will now tell users when a message has been read.

November 9, 2014

Test Drive
11:27 GMT

Ooredoo is giving customers a great opportunity to measure their data usage requirements with their ‘Data Test Drive’ز

First Buyer 100% Discount
07:13 GMT
(press release)

Samsung’s dealer for mobile phones in Jordan, held an “S Carpet” activity to celebrate the GALAXY Note 4 arrival to Jordan, at their showroom.

Etisalat Egypt and Huawei Contract Signing Ceremony
06:53 GMT
(press release)

Etisalat and Huawei have signed their first SmartCare Service Operations Centre (SOC) contract, aiming to improve service quality and end-user experience for Etisalat Egypt in Oct 2014.

November 6, 2014

Apple is one of the companies that is eager to enter this huge, relatively untouched market, which has a craze for high-tech gadgets.
16:43 GMT

Apple is one of the companies that is eager to enter this huge, relatively untouched market, which has a craze for high-tech gadgets.

During the event
11:53 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East, a world leader in imaging solutions, has been recognized by three institutions for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) efforts in the region.

November 5, 2014

The bluetooth technology would also have practical applications across the hotel experience including gym and elevators.
20:57 GMT

Getting inside the room would require guests to hold their smartphones up to the bluetooth panels on the doors.

During the event
11:24 GMT
(press release)

Zain Bahrain has signed an agreement with Startup Bahrain with an aim to support strengthen the reach of the operator to Bahraini entrepreneurs as per the company’s strategy.

Asfar Zaidi, Principal Consultant for Huawei, Enterprise, Middle East
09:28 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, is set to connect with energy leaders at Abu Dhabi International Petroleoum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC) 2014.

Deloitte
07:28 GMT

Symantec Corp. in alliance with Deloitte announced today an innovative cyber threat vulnerability management service.

Dan Schiappa, senior vice president and general manager, end user protection group, Sophos
07:22 GMT
(press release)

Sophos today announced the immediate availability of additional security and device management capabilities for the Android mobile platform. These

SmartWoman App
07:16 GMT

Ooredoo has launched a new mobile application to connect women across the Sultanate to the world’s leading female voices.

November 4, 2014

Viva
08:14 GMT
(press release)

VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, has always been committed to providing high quality, competitively priced telecommunication services to maximize customer satisfaction and loyalty.

November 3, 2014

Feras Al Shaikh, Director of Consumer Sales at Ooredoo
10:24 GMT

Continuing the excitement of the brand launch, Ooredoo are now offering fantastic value on 2 Home Broadband (HBB) plans with introductory discounts on their two most popular plans.

Huawei Devices
10:10 GMT
(press release)

Huawei today announced its entrance into the prestigious ‘Interbrand Annual Best Global Brands Report’, the first Mainland Chines brand to appear on the list, due to its growth and rising brand recognition amongst consumers.