Tag Archives: Internet

Kauffman Fellows and iMENA Group Publish Insights about MENA’s Internet Industry

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iMENA Group expects to see online companies with $1 billion valuations to emerge in the Middle East & North Africa region within 3-5 years iMENA Group, represented by its Founder & Managing Director Khaldoon Tabaza, produced a report that was published by Kauffman Fellows outlining why $1 billion valuations will soon surface in MENA’s online industry. The report, titled “MENA’s ...

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Orange launches breakthrough all-inclusive digital offer to deliver mobile internet to millions more across Africa and the Middle East

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Today, Orange (www.orange.com) puts the mobile internet within reach of millions more people, otherwise not previously addressed, with the launch of a new breakthrough digital offer across its significant African and Middle Eastern footprint. The Orange Klif digital offer starts from under US$40 (€35), inclusive of a smartphone, data, voice and text bundle, setting a new benchmark in price that ...

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Etisalat Egypt & Ericsson Complete internet Bundling project

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•Ericsson and Etisalat Egypt celebrate the completion of their project providing Etisalat subscribers with more flexible on-demand data subscriptions to mobile broadband and ADSL services •Subscribers canrequest and update account information and stay informed about costs, balances and bonuses in real-time •As part of their ongoing efforts to provide better services to mobile broadband and ADSL subscribers, Etisalat Egypt and ...

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Emirates Sees Free Onboard Wi-Fi as Future Standard

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Airline invests over US$20 million annually, and reports 200 per cent surge in usage in October In the first three years since Emirates launched inflight Wi-Fi connectivity, over half a million passengers have connected to the internet onboard an Emirates flight, and this demand is expected to increase exponentially. Emirates, a global connector of people and places, and the largest ...

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Batelco Continues its Fiber Optic Network Expansion and Enhances Home Broadband Packages

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Automatic Upgrades to Higher Download up to 150Mbps, Uploads and Throttling Speeds Manama, Bahrain: Batelco , the Kingdom’s leading Broadband services provider is continuously expanding its Fiber Network to reach more and more customers all over Bahrain. As part of its Fiber Network programme, Batelco has announced a new line up of enhanced Superfast Broadband packages with the great news ...

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Over 5 million guests to enjoy WiFi UAE, networked by du, at Global Village

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du, the fastest-growing telecommunications company in the Middle East, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Global Village, to provide WiFi services across 14,000 square metres of the entertainment and retail destination. The MoU was signed during GITEX Technology Week 2014, on the sidelines of the telecom operator being chosen as the Official WiFi Provider of Dubai Smart City. ...

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New product innovations highlight Zebra Technologies’ focus on converging mobility, Cloud and the Internet Of Things to enhance patient safety in the Middle East’s healthcare sector

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(Dubai, United Arab Emirates): Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), a global leader in products and solutions that provide real-time visibility into organizations’ digital assets, people and transactions, is presenting new products for the Middle East at Gitex, with a focus on mobility, Cloud and the Internet Of Things (IOT). Following the company’s recent acquisition of Motorola Solutions, Zebra is combining ...

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Jumeirah Group launches mobile careers site to attract the region’s top talent

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Jumeirah Group , the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has launched a mobile careers site to enhance the recruitment process, making it easier for candidates to apply for jobs on mobile devices. As the world increasingly relies on digital platforms and the talent acquisition landscape changes, Jumeirah Group ‘s career website started to attract a ...

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Citi Named Winner in Global Finance Magazine’s Awards for “World’s Best Internet Bank 2014″

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Bank wins 14 awards in regional and country categories for the MENA region Dubai – Citi announced today that it has won 14 awards in regional and country categories in Global Finance magazine’s 2014 World’s Best Corporate/Institutional and Consumer Internet Banks competition for the Middle East and North Africa region. Country winners for Citi include branches in Algeria, Bahrain, Kuwait, ...

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Egypt: The Future of Education in the Digital Age and the Impact of the Internet and Technologies

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Baidu, Tahrir Academy and ITWORX’s Plans to Spear-head Educational Reform in Egypt During a panel discussion over the future of education in the digital era, Baidu, Tahrir Academy and ITWORX announced their plans to lead educational reform in Egypt. The discussion, which was part of the two-day Creative Industry Summit at AUC, revolved around the positive and negative repercussions of ...

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