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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.

August 12, 2014

Mohammed Amin, Senior Vice President, Turkey, Eastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
08:45 GMT

EMC marked the first five years of operations for the company’s Egyptian Centre of Excellence (COE), celebrating its achievements while underscoring EMC’s ongoing commitment to the Egyptian market.

August 11, 2014

08:52 GMT

ASUS today announced A88X-Gamer, a new AMD® A88X chipset-based ATX gaming motherboard engineered with exclusive technologies to deliver absolute fun.

Yasser Zeineldin, CEO of eHosting DataFort
05:50 GMT
(press release)

eHosting DataFort (eHDF) along with VMware and Aptec Holding hosted a conference titled ‘Simplifying your Journey to the Private Cloud’ focusing on the benefits of hosted private cloud for enterprises.

August 10, 2014

LG Curved Ultra HD TV
08:37 GMT
(press release)

First shown to the public at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January, the 105-inch CURVED ULTRA HD TV from LG Electronics (LG) became available for pre-orders this week in South Korea.

GALAXY Tab 3 Kids
07:13 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced its updated Kids Store feature which is available in Kids Mode on Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Tab S.

The tech rumour mill is rife with talk about two new Apple iPhones set to be launched within a few weeks.
04:55 GMT

The tech rumour mill is rife with talk about two new Apple iPhones set to be launched within a few weeks.

August 6, 2014

VIVA new branch
10:15 GMT
(press release)

VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced today that it has added five new branches to its network amounting to a total of 55 branches across Kuwait, reinforcing its presence and growing closer to its customers.

Lenovo VIBE Z2 Pro
05:56 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo today introduced the Lenovo VIBE Z2 Pro,the most feature-rich and powerful model within its flagship VIBEsmartphone series.

August 5, 2014

10:37 GMT
(press release)

IBM announced the new cloud-based solutions and a Talent and Change consulting practice to enable organizations to use analytics and workforce science to identify top talent, deepen employee engagement and manage transformational change to provide differentiated client experiences.

During the event
09:25 GMT
(press release)

VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced that the top 20 qualifying players will be travelling to Manchester – England.

August 4, 2014

Etisalat’s enhanced roaming network includes all GCC countries, allowing customers to enjoy data usage anywhere in the region as well as in 36 new destinations.
19:57 GMT

Etisalat makes traveling this summer easier with the expansion of its preferred partner network for data roaming.

Mr. Rabih Nasr receiving the award onbehalf of his company
11:26 GMT

Information and Communication Technology W.L.L today proudly announced it has won the 2014 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for Qatar.

09:18 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the business performance of its Consumer Business Group (BG) for the first half of 2014.

Alongside the opportunities of entering one of the world’s few remaining frontier mobile markets are the many challenges of reaching scattered rural communities in Myanmar.
04:55 GMT

In June, radical monks urged a boycott of Ooredoo because it hails from Qatar.

August 3, 2014

LG Electronics
12:14 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics Inc. (LG) announced a165 percent increase in second-quarter net profit compared with the same period last year, reflecting strong earnings from both the TV and mobile operations.