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Tag Archives: MENA

Philips partners with Gulf Shadows to penetrate deeper into MENA region

– Philips signs a distribution agreement with Gulf Shadows Computer System to distribute its wide range of LCD/LED computer monitors – MMD (Multimedia Displays) is a wholly-owned company of TPV established in 2009 through a brand license agreement with Philips, today announced the appointment of Gulf Shadows Computer System as the authorized distributor for Philips range of computer monitors. Gulf …

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Middle East and North Africa: Boosting support for women’s entrepreneurship will pay off in jobs and growth, says OECD

Governments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) should create urgently needed jobs for the 2.5 million people entering the labour market each year and improve their policies to encourage women’s entrepreneurship in order to reduce structural unemployment, says a new OECD report. Women in Business: Policies to Support Women’s Entrepreneurship Development in the MENA Region notes that while …

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Harper Government Opening New Markets in Middle East and North Africa

Increasing Canadian exports leads to jobs, growth and prosperity at home, Minister Fast says on trade mission to Saudi Arabia and Jordan. October 7, 2012 – The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, continues to advance the most ambitious trade expansion plan in Canadian history as he leads a trade mission to Saudi …

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LinkedIn MENA opens first office in Dubai

Five million MENA professionals already connected LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network with more than 175 million members worldwide, today announced the opening of its first office in the Middle East and North Africa,[1] where a new team will support a growing membership and client base. Located in Dubai’s Internet City, the office will serve as regional headquarters to over …

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Fast Growing VoIP Usage in Middle East and Northern Africa: Plingm Launches Arabic Version to Meet Demand

The use of mobile VoIP in the Middle East and Northern Africa is growing quicker than in the west. Four of the top ten free social networking apps in Middle East are VoIP apps, compared to only two in west. To support the demand, Plingm launches its first Arabic version. Plingm, the Swedish based mobile VoIP app has been well …

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Experts Examine Current and Future Advertising Trends in the Arab Region

TECOM Media Cluster Hosts Panel Discussion as part of Thought Incubator Service Advertising players in the Middle East often rely on global trends to forecast media developments. It must be understood that most of these trends are hardly relevant to the region. It is, therefore, essential that we keep specifics in mind when it comes to predicting and planning ahead, …

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Amine Jabali, Managing Partner at Peppers & Rogers

“One-to-one” is the cornerstone of the telecommunications’ evolution. As part of the conferences and exhibitions held in Tunisia for the ‘North Africa Com’ Congress, Telecom Review in French had an opportunity to speak with Amine Jabali, the Managing Partner at Peppers & Rogers Group. In this interview, Mr. Jabali focuses on the main concepts and strategies of his company, as …

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SAMENA Council Partners with Booz & Co. to push for ICT policy evaluation and incentivizing digitization in the region

 The SAMENA Telecommunications Council has announced that it is embarking upon one of the South Asia – Middle East – North Africa region’s most unique policy assessment initiatives, envisioned to provide a detailed account of the ICT policy regimes and the need to incentivize digitization in the SAMENA region, where some of the most competitive, technology-savvy, and tough regulatory environments …

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5th Annual People Challenge Middle East Summit

From the 17th to the 19th of September 2012, HR experts from around the world will be representing their resputed companies at the 5th Annual People Challenge Middle East Summit at Abu Dhabi, UAE. They will be assembling to discuss the current challenges, concerns and best practices followed in various functions in the HR industry. The speaker panel includes industry …

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Untapped Middle East and North Africa Region of Promise for IPTV and OTTtv Delivery

With IPTV subscriber numbers predicted to undergo a huge ten-fold increase, reaching 1.6 million by 2014*, the Middle East and North Africa is undoubtedly a region rich with promise for those within the TV delivery ecosystem. The untapped territory provides the backdrop for this year’s TV Connect Middle East and North Africa, which is set to focus on IPTV, OTTtv, …

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