Social Media

H.E. Mohammad Abdulla Al Gergawi, chairman of Dubai Holding

Facebook and WhatsApp are region’s most popular social networking sites: Social Media in the Arab World Report

Featured, ICT, Social Media March 20, 2015 at 08:24

‘Knowing about the most influential tools will enable decision-makers to invest optimally to serving the community,’ says HE Mohammed Al Gergawi 89% Facebook users in the Arab world access it […]

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Prince Alwaleed Tops 2014 “100 Most Influential Personality” List in Saudi Arabia Through Twitter

Featured, Social Media January 14, 2015 at 08:42

HRH Also Tops “50 Most Influential Men” in Saudi Arabian Social Media HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), has been ranked number […]

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Four Devices Per Person, Nationwide. Social Media Connectivity Tops Five Hours Daily For 86% Of Users, With WhatsApp Fast Taking Hold

Featured, Social Media January 12, 2015 at 06:29

Adults, nationwide own at least four devices each, bringing the UAE in line with the global average, according to a recent study from Connected Life by TNS, the world’s largest […]

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Leaders of the Muslim World Dominate Top Twitter Rankings

Featured, ICT, Social Media January 2, 2015 at 09:58

The Digital Policy Council’s latest research observes five out of the Top 15 Heads of State who tweet stem from predominantly Muslim nations. Washington, D.C. Jan 1, 2015 The Digital […]

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LinkedIn reveals most influential UAE brands

Featured, Social Media September 3, 2014 at 11:47

Industry leaders set new benchmark for online engagement with their target audiences LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD), the world’s largest professional network on the Internet, today announced the top ten most influential brands […]

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His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Arab Social Media Award calls for entries to be submitted before deadline on September 15

Featured, Social Media September 2, 2014 at 06:59

Volume of entries received so far suggests strong response from all Arab countries Award to honor best social media initiatives in 20 categories The deadline is fast approaching for closure […]

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Initiative Dubai One Oscars Campaign aTwitter Winner

Featured, Social Media July 28, 2014 at 08:29

Communication agency’s partnership with DMI highlighted as best practice by social media giant Dubai – Dubai Media Incorporated ( DMI ) television channel Dubai Onehas received acclaim for its 2014 […]

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Emirates ID Launches Interactive Application on Facebook for Special Needs People

Computing & IT, Featured, Humanitarian, Social Media July 17, 2014 at 12:34

In a major step towards facilitating services for the special needs people, the Emirates Identity Authority has launched an interactive online application on its facebook pages aimed at easing the […]

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The strong presence of “Mobily” dominates the social networks in the region

Featured, Social Media, Technology July 17, 2014 at 06:57

Mobily dominated the social networks, where the company has the largest number of subscribers in the Middle East in its channel on YouTube at the level of rating companies, as […]

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Social Media is a news gathering tool and not a threat to traditional media: Top AP Official

Featured, Social Media May 22, 2014 at 14:03

John Danisjewski, Vice-President and Senior Managing Editor for International News But cautions over dangers associated with public-sourced news, if not verified Social media is not a threat to the traditional […]

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