Thursday , 14 November 2019

Tag Archives: Middle East

Zain KSA deploys Middle East’s largest 5G network

The 5G service will provide prepaid and post-paid customers with high-speed internet connectivity 10 times faster than the current 4G network Zain KSA has deployed 5G commercial services in the kingdom, with 2000 towers covering more than 20 cities. The deployment is the largest 5G network in the region to date and the services will be further expanded to cover …

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Spending on artificial intelligence systems in the Middle East & Africa to top $374 million in 2020

That’s according to the latest forecast from global technology research and consulting firm International Data Corporation (IDC), with a recent update to the firm’s Worldwide Artificial Intelligence Systems Spending Guide showing that spending on AI systems in MEA is expected to reach $374.2 million next year, up from $261.8 million in 2018 and an anticipated $310.3 million in 2019. Over …

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Middle East and North Africa Life Sciences Industry Outlook Forecast to 2020

The “Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Life Sciences Industry Outlook, Forecast to 2020” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. MENA Life Sciences market to cross US$ 40 billion by 2020. This research provides bold perspectives and predictions for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s life sciences industry in 2020. The markets covered include pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and …

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Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Life Sciences Industry Outlook, Forecast to 2020

In this research deliverable, the analyst team provides bold perspectives and predictions for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s life sciences industry in 2020. The markets covered include pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and in-vitro diagnostics. The analysis captures the impact of trends that are expected to transpire over 2019 and 2020 as organizations prepare for the future.This study provides guidance …

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SME focus: The big Middle East startup investors this August

G42 Group invests in Jollychic, Vy Capital funds UrbanClap and Falcon Network completed six investments A number of funding deals and start-up investments made it to the headlines in the region this month, and Zawya has rounded up the top investments (in no particular order) we think you should know about. Vy Capital Funds UrbanClap UrbanClap, an online Indian home …

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True search’s new Dubai office to focus on the region’s tech-driven economy

The firm was recently named the 8th largest in North America and continues to expand significantly in EMEA. Partner Nathalie Spree will head the new Dubai office True Search, the global recruitment firm focused on executive talent and other strategic hires for tech-driven companies, has announced the opening of its Dubai office, the firm’s 11th office world wide. The firm …

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Growing role of FinTech in the Middle East

For the region to produce unicorns, the FinTech companies will need to focus on organic and inorganic growth strategies The FinTech sector has matured over the past couple of years and now appears to have entered a new phase of evolution. The perception of the FinTech players have evolved from being a disruptor to a collaborator, which is resulting in …

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Apple to launch Arabic-only App Store to woo Middle East tech fans

Apple will launch an all-Arabic AppStore service in September, as part of a bid to tap the Middle Eastern technology market. The Arabic language-only AppStore was recently made available to subscribed developers and members of the Apple Beta Software Program, who will test the new system before it is released to the general public in two months time. The launch …

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60 young debaters from the Middle East, North Africa, Europe and the Balkans met in Malta to debate a sustainable 2030 future

The overall objective of the Young Mediterranean voices programme is to empower young people to enhance a culture of dialogue to contribute to public policy “It is our duty to build the next generation of Euro-Mediterranean dialogue leaders to transform debate into action for a sustainable future. This was stated by the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo …

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Digitalising the Middle East

Naji Kazak, Kodak Alaris’ General Manager for the Middle East, Africa, Turkey and Russia highlights digital progress in the Middle East and its importance. What are your views on digitisation trends in this region? Digital transformation is a hot topic in the Middle East. You look at governments and financial institutions and you feel the importance of going digital to …

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