Saturday , 15 December 2018

Media

Trend of the day on Twitter: iTECH Gulf 2014

iTECH Gulf 2014, the inaugural IT and ICT forum and exhibition held in Bahrain last week, was the most talked about event on the net in the GCC on 10 April, 2014, according to Eventifier, a leading archive website. The trending topic on Twitter travelled fast across various platforms as people tweeted, instagrammed, and selfied the show on the net. …

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TMT Innovation Award shortlists for Middle East North Africa announced

Seven companies have been selected for the shortlist for the TMT Innovation Award 2014 for TMT Finance MENA 2014 Awards, recognising outstanding telecom, media and technology (TMT) companies, financial institutions and advisers. Regional telecom operators Etisalat of UAE, Ooredoo of Qatar and Zain of Kuwait were selected for products and services in super-fast broadband, content and mobile applications, and 4G …

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Vodafone discusses Smart Cities at the Arab Future Cities Summit

Vodafone Qatar presented its updated view on Smart Cities at the Arab Future Cities Summit. Vodafone , the world’s recognised leader in Machine to Machine (M2M) services, which underpin Smart Cities, shared its view on the responsibility of the telecommunications operator in ensuring a secure environment in the implementation of Smart City applications. George Galica, Head of Business Solutions at …

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New GIS Smartphone App Launched by NCSI at COMEX 2014

The COMEX 2014 exhibition, which opened its doors at Oman International Exhibition Centre on April 7, features a comprehensive presence from The National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI). At the exhibition, NCSI has unveiled an all new smartphone App called GIS (Geographic Information System) contains interactive digital maps and satellite imagery that allow users to access population figures and …

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Vodafone Qatar Bags Best Culture Transformation Award

Doha-Vodafone Qatar was recently recognised at the 3rd Annual Customer Experience Management in Telecoms: Middle East Summit with the Best Culture Transformation award. The award for Best Culture Transformation underpins Vodafone’s cross-department strategies and initiatives to drive cultural change towards a customer-centric mindset. Now in its 3rd year, the CEM in Telecoms: Middle East Summit has grown to become the …

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Middle East and Africa telecom and finance leaders meet in Dubai to discuss new partnership and innovation opportunities

Leadership from the Middle East and Africa’s leading telecom, tech and finance institutions are meeting in Dubai on May 7, 2014 for the 8th annual TMT Finance & Investment MENA Conference and Awards, to discuss the next strategies for growth, investment and innovation across the region. www.tmtfinance.com/mena/ This year’s conference has been expanded to feature more sessions on innovation and …

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Aruba Networks and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise to Host Mobility and Networking Event for Channel Partners in Saudi Arabia

Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN), a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise, and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise are set to host their first joint event for channel partners on the 15th of April, 2014 at the Courtyard Marriott in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. With regional organizations struggling to meet the demands that BYOD and mobility are putting on …

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Dubai Land Department Signs Cooperation Agreement with Etisalat

Property organisation and telecoms group to work together on projects Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that it has signed a cooperation and coordination agreement with Emirates Telecommunications Corporation, the UAE organisation better known as Etisalat. The tie-up will promote strategic cooperation between the two entities across a number of economic and technical areas, with the aim of achieving mutual …

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Lebara to Launch its Mobile Services in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Lebara, a global mobile telecoms network operator, is expected to launch its services in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the second quarter of 2014 after being officially awarded the licence by the industry regulator. This is set to change the country’s telecommunications market for the first time in six years. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is of huge commercial …

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TRA launches new quality standards for websites and e-services of the UAE government entities

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) today hosted a workshop entitled “Launching Quality Standards for websites and e-services in Government Entities” at its Dubai office with the participation of all UAE federal entities. This step comes as part of the TRA’s ongoing efforts to implement UAE eGovernment Strategy 2010-2012 initiatives and boosting the e-transformation process on the nation’s level. The workshop …

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