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Ericsson outlines its 5G strategy at 5G World Series MENA

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Ericsson has been partnering on 5G with 21 major operators globally including Etisalat , Turkcell and Ooredoo in the Middle East Ericsson showcases how 5G will enable organizations to move into new markets and build new revenue streams Ericsson marked a strong presence at this year’s 5G World Series, formerly LTE MENA, outlining its strategy to drive 5G in the …

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Facebook highlights tools for MENA entrepreneurs at STEP 2016; Video content sees high adoption rate

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97% of people online in the UAE watch video at least monthly. Participating at the STEP Conference, the Middle East’s largest interactive event for Tech, Digital and Entertainment, Facebook met a diverse mix of entrepreneurial talent successfully growing their business on the platform. Led by Ciaran Quilty, EMEA Director SMB, Facebook who presented a keynote on ‘Brand Building in a …

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Technology startup sector in MENA grows by ten-fold according to BECO Capital

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Dubai – BECO Capital, a regional venture capital firm focused on technology investments in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, today said that the tech entrepreneur sector has grown by over ten-fold since the nascent Venture Capital industry emerged four years ago, allowing for more and better quality investments in promising startups. Dany Farha, Co-founder and CEO of BECO Capital …

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Arab-World Opportunities Presented in the Global Investment Spotlight at the Largest MENA Investment Conference Starting Today

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Defensive plays, dividend payers, and companies with strong cash flows, robust balance sheets and outstanding management teams offer opportunity amid volatile global markets as the Middle East and North Africa looks to a future less-dependent on oil. Dubai, UAE — EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the Arab world, has kicked off the EFG Hermes 12th annual One on …

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UAE Ministry of Health participates in inaugural MENA MedTEch Regulatory Symposium

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The UAE Ministry of Health has participated at the first ever ‘MENA MedTEch Regulatory Symposium,’ which was conducted recently at the Radisson Royal Hotel in Dubai. H.E. Dr. Amin Hussain Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary for the Ministry’s Public Health Policy and License, opened the inaugural event and delivered the keynote address during its opening. Organized by the Middle East Medical …

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Engage Sciences wins raft of new clients as it launches new Dubai office

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Marketing engagement platform, Engage Sciences, has added global retail brands Early Learning Centre and United Colours of Benetton to a raft of major new client wins, bolstering its new Dubai office, which launches this September. Early Learning Centre will work with Engage Sciences to drive customers into its stores and to build awareness of its special offers, using positive user …

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Middle East users can save up to 40% with the help of compressor modulation technologies

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At the Smart Skyscrapers Summit in Dubai The Middle East can take a giant step towards energy efficiency by switching to Air Conditioning systems with compressor modulation, reducing energy consumption by up to 40%. This challenge was tackled in a thought-provoking discussion led by Emerson Climate Technologies MEA during the Smart Skyscrapers Summit held at Sofitel The Palm, Dubai. The …

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Flat6Labs Participates in the 2015 MENA Angel Investors Summit in Bahrain with 8 Startups

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Cairo – Eight high growth potential startup companies fostered by Flat6Labs will be participating in the second MENA Angel Investors Summit, due to take place in Bahrain on May 11, 2015. The summit, hosted by Tenmou (Bahrain’s first ever Business Angels organization) aims to provide a platform that will empower angel investors from across the MENA region and around the …

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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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Regional telecom leaders to meet at TMT MENA 2015 Smart Cities investment event in Dubai in April

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Leadership from the Middle East and North Africa’s leading telecom, tech, Government, finance and advisory institutions are meeting in Dubai on April 22, for the 9th annual TMT MENA Conference and Awards, which is focused on Smart City investment for 2015. www.tmtfinance.com/mena/ Khalifa Al Shamsi, Chief Digital Services Officer, Etisalat Group; Louay Abou Chanab, Investment Director – Telecom, Emirates Investment …

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