Telecommunications

Nabila Popal, IDC's research manager for handsets and display solutions in the Middle East and Africa

MEA Smartphone Market Rockets as Cheap Devices Spur Surge in Demand

Featured, Telecommunications April 27, 2015 at 09:29

Smartphone shipments to the Middle East and Africa saw unprecedented year-on-year growth of 83% in 2014, according to – Q4 2014 Handsets Tracker released by International Data Corporation (IDC). Spurred […]

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MBC and Vuclip Expand Strategic Partnership to Bring Exclusive Premium Content on Mobile for Audiences Across the Middle East

Featured, Partnerships, Telecommunications April 22, 2015 at 09:08

Industry Pioneers Join Forces to Bring Access to Popular Entertainment Shows Like Arab Idol and The Voice to Mobile Users Across the Region Vuclip, the leading premium mobile video on […]

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More than half of the smartphone users in Jordan are aware of LTE / 4G technology

Featured, Technology, Telecommunications April 15, 2015 at 09:18

A new Arab Advisors Group survey of Jordan’s smartphone and mobile application users was concluded in February 2015. The survey revealed that around 31% of the respondents are not aware […]

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GSMA Welcomes South Africa’s Move to Foster Digital Inclusion and Economic Growth Through Mobile

Featured, Technology, Telecommunications April 8, 2015 at 11:45

Government of South Africa Adopts Harmonised Channel Plans for Digital Dividend Spectrum Following the publication of the South African Government’s Final Radio Frequency Spectrum Assignment Plans1, Tom Phillips, Chief Regulatory […]

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Vodafone Qatar ceo named telecom leader in GCC

Featured, Telecommunications April 2, 2015 at 09:45

Kyle Whitehill, Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Qatar, has recently been named in the TOP CEO Awards and the leading CEO of the Telecom industry across the region. Organised by […]

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SLA Mobile brings Direct Operator Billing to Microsoft’s Windows Phone Store for Zain customers

Featured, Telecommunications April 2, 2015 at 07:53

Zain’s Kuwait, Jordan and Bahrain customers to immediately benefit SLA Mobile, in partnership with Zain Group is pleased to announce the launch of Direct Operator Billing for Microsoft’s Windows Phone […]

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Vodafone partners with bedaya to support Qatari youth

Featured, Telecommunications March 25, 2015 at 07:33

In the framework of its commitment to support Qatari youth development, connect with the community and reinforce its position as an Employer of Choice, Vodafone Qatar has recently partnered with […]

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Zain successfully concluded third phase of Zain Great Idea Program in San Francisco

Featured, Telecommunications March 23, 2015 at 10:33

Participants prepare for final phase • Trip included informative trips to Google, LinkedIn, and other tech giants’ headquarters Kuwait – Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced the conclusion […]

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InnJoo Aims to Sell 1 Million Smartphones in Middle East and Africa Region in 2015

Featured, Technology, Telecommunications March 12, 2015 at 05:41

InnJoo ‘ONE’ with Built-In True Octa-Core™ to be Sold Exclusively on Souq.com in UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt The region’s fastest growing Smartphone provider InnJoo Technology Co. Ltd., today announced […]

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Etisalat and Ericsson Sign Strategic Partnership to Advance 5G Technology

Featured, Technology, Telecommunications March 5, 2015 at 09:45

Collaboration key to spearheading progress towards a Networked Society Etisalat Group , the leading telecommunications operator in Middle East, Africa and Asia, and Ericsson, have entered a strategic partnership to […]

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