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Although many leaving comments on the page have emphasised the company’s usefulness in cutting down wasted time, others are Although many leaving comments on the page have emphasised the company’s usefulness in cutting down wasted time, others are worried about its legality.

 about its legality.
September 12, 2014 - 20:48 GMT
The service aims to help Egyptians to extract or renew governmental documents including ID cards, passports, marriage documents and death certificates.

September 14, 2014

Greg Young, CEO of Nawras
10:30 GMT

Nawras has announced that it will rebrand to Ooredoo by the end of this year to fully integrate into one of the fastest growing global telecommunication brands.

Dong Wu, President, Huawei, Enterprise, Middle East
10:14 GMT
(press release)

Huawei is set to lead discussions on how public and private sectors can leverage ICT to provide more effective public safety services, at the Critical Communications Middle East Conference and Exhibition.

Sony
10:00 GMT
(press release)

Sony has today launched the PXW-FS7, the first 4K XDCAM camera to feature a Super35 CMOS sensor.

Polycom
09:52 GMT
(press release)

Polycom has announced its participation in the 34th edition of GITEX Technology week which will be held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 12-16 October 2014.

During the event
07:25 GMT

Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) hosts industry specific training sessions from 7 to 11 September on Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6).

VIVA-Real Madrid
06:13 GMT
(press release)

VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced its sponsorship of Real Madrid Football Club for the coming four years.

Apple is selling out of its stock even after customers took to Twitter to complain of difficulties loading the website to place pre-orders on Friday morning.
04:55 GMT

Suppliers to Apple were scrambling to get enough screens ready for the new iPhones as the need to redesign a key component disrupted panel production, supply chain sources told Reuters last month.

September 12, 2014

“The facility produced one pirated CD every five seconds. This is one of the largest raids conducted by the library in cooperation with the Criminal Investigation Department,” he added.
20:09 GMT

“The facility produced one pirated CD every five seconds. This is one of the largest raids conducted by the library in cooperation with the Criminal Investigation Department,” he added

September 11, 2014

Christina Warren, senior tech analyst at Mashable, said: "The iPod classic is finally dead. RIP little iPod. You remade Apple, changed the way we listen to music, and are one of my top five gadgets."
21:55 GMT

There was no announcement, no solemn ceremony to mark its passing, but Apple has finally killed off its longest-serving gadget, the iPod Classic, just seven years after it was launched.

During the event
08:41 GMT
(press release)

Huawei connected with public sector and business leaders at the IDC CIO Summit discussing the new era of networks and the collaboration opportunities for Government, Transport and Education organizations in Saudi Arabia.

Faycal Saile, general manager, Middle East, Africa and Turkey, Red Hat
07:41 GMT
(press release)

Red Hat announced that it will demonstrate its latest innovations in cloud computing and virtualization technologies at GITEX Technology Week, 12-16 October, 2014.

September 10, 2014

The brand has been co-founded by former Apple CEO and ace marketer John Sculley.
15:09 GMT

“It is just a coincidence that iPhone 6 launching in Mena [Middle East and North Africa] at the same time. We wish Apple much success in the premium mobile device market,” said Sculley.

SAMENA
09:00 GMT
(press release)

SAMENA Telecommunications Council joined stakeholders across the global Internet ecosystem to discuss opportunities, exchange best practices and help shape the evolution and use of the Internet.

Nawras Campus
06:36 GMT

An Ordinary General Meeting OGM of the Omani Qatari Telecommunications Company SAOG, “Nawras”, was held at 3pm on Tuesday 9 September 2014 at the Capital Market Authority in Ruwi.

VIVA’s Chairman, Mr. Adel Mohamed El Roumi
05:26 GMT
(press release)

VIVA announces that His Highness, Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, is the recipient of the United Nations Humanitarian Leader award and Kuwait was named Global Humanitarian Centre in recognition of their social and humanitarian contributions rendered to nations around the world.