Tag Archives: Middle East

TRACCS: “building indigenous Arab Talent is the only way forward for the PR industry in the Middle East”

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TRACCS first Middle East PR Firm to be awarded “Best Consultancy to Work For” by The Holmes Report Dubai – TRACCS, the largest home-grown public relations network in the Middle East & North Africa, has been named the “Best Consultancy to Work For”in Continental Europe, Middle East and Africa by The Holmes Report, making it the first regional agency to ...

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SAS and EBTIC’s strategic partnership to boost UAE’s knowledge-based economy

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SAS to provide its analytics platform to help EBTIC create value out of UAE’s data assets. United Arab Emirates – With governments and organisations collecting more data than ever before, harnessing this data for hidden insight will be a key competitive differentiator and potentially lead to new waves of productivity, growth and innovation for the UAE. SAS – the leader ...

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Etisalat Group to Participate in 2015 mHealth Grand Cycle Tour

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Abu Dhabi – Etisalat Group , the leading emerging markets telecommunications operator in Middle East, Africa and Asia, will participate in the 2015 mHealth Grand Cycle Tour due to take place in September. Etisalat is an Official Supporter of the tour, which aims to raise awareness about diabetes, mHealth solutions and will provide a team drawn from employees across the ...

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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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Stress is the main health concern for Middle East employers

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Middle East employers seek longer term savings by investing more in employee health The latest Towers Watson survey on Health Benefits reveals that employers are investing more in the health of their employees as many Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) countries have implemented new legislation and amendments to laws that deal with mandates for employee healthcare coverage. These changes are already ...

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Boku Launches on Google Play in the Middle East

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Boku, the global leader in direct carrier billing-based mobile payments, has announced a new partnership to bring direct carrier billing to Google Play™ for Zain subscribers in Saudi Arabia. As smartphone penetration and demand for digital content grows in the Middle East, direct carrier billing is emerging as a key payment method for accessing mobile content across the region. As ...

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Synechron Addresses the Future of Mobile Technology at the 11th Financial Technology Summit – Middle East

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The leading technology consulting firm demonstrates why financial institutions need to embark on a new era in information technology. Dubai – Synechron, the largest independent pure-play technology consulting and outsourcing provider for the financial services industry, participated in the 11th Financial Technology Summit which kicked off on April 29 at Conrad Hotel. Highlighting Synechron’s contribution and innovation in this sector, ...

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IBM Expands Presence in Middle East with Kuwait Office

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Company reinforces IT and consulting services as Kuwait transitions to knowledge-based economy Kuwait – IBM (NYSE: IBM ) is expanding its presence in the Middle East by launching its first office in Kuwait. This will strengthen IBM ‘s ability to provide solutions and services to a rapidly expanding base of customers and partners in the region. The new subsidiary is ...

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Low IT Security Spend leaves Middle East Businesses Open to Cyber Attacks

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Strategic Business Demands Pushing IT out of its Comfort Zone and Expertise Dubai – Globally, businesses and government entities are investing heavily on IT security, but worryingly, Middle East businesses are spending less than 1% of their overall IT budgetson security. Last year, hackers stole roughly 81.5 million records while carrying out more than 740 confirmed data breaches. Many of ...

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

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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 demand service for emerging markets, announced a premium mobile content deal in cooperation with the Brand Management Department in the Middle East Broadcasting Centre (MBC), the largest and most-watched Arabic ...

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