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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.

July 20, 2014

Mr Alex Deng, chairman of Huawei Corporate Sustainable Development Committee
11:03 GMT
(press release)

Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, plans to support its global supply chain to go ‘green’, making its end-to-end operations more environmentally sustainable.

08:30 GMT
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Microsoft devices has introduced exclusive Ramadan content for the users of Lumia and Nokia X range.

From the A3 launch event
08:08 GMT
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Samsung Electronics in cooperation with The National Office System Co., the official distributor for Samsung’s A3 printers in Jordan, announced the launch of the multifunction MultiXpress series for enterprises in Jordan.

July 17, 2014

The energy-rich country on the eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula announced plans Wednesday to send the first unmanned Arab spaceship to Mars in 2021.
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Having scaled the heights of Earth with the world's tallest tower, the United Arab Emirates is now aiming for the stars, or just a little bit closer, with an ambitious trip to Mar

July 16, 2014

Huawei Ascend P7
12:45 GMT
(press release)

Celebrate this year’s Eid festivities in style with the new Huawei Ascend P7. With its innovative design and unparalleled camera, the Ascend P7 redefines excellence.

06:14 GMT
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Microsoft has introduced exclusive Ramadan content for the users of Lumia and Nokia X range.

July 15, 2014

Swarovski crystal-encased S5
12:05 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Gulf Electronics has teamed up with Swarovski to create a one-of-a-kind Samsung Galaxy S5 phone cover that is sure to dazzle.

During the event
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A grand celebration with thousands of children and their families was held by Nawras at Muscat Grand Mall, to mark Qaranqasho.

July 14, 2014

The Army called on citizens “to use the application in accordance with its indicated purpose,” stating that the application would ask for each user’s name and phone number.
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The app will allow users to send text, photos, audio and video recordings to report any suspicions of bombs, mines, grenades or rigged cars.

10th Nawras Goodwill Journey
06:55 GMT

The second leg of the 10th Nawras Goodwill Journey begins today as the convoy carrying 18 fasting volunteers heads south to Salalah.

July 13, 2014

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

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.

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.