Cutting-Edge Series Hits the UAE Market on October 4th 2023.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 September 2023: Xiaomi unveiled its latest Xiaomi 13T Series smartphones in a global launch in Berlin, Germany, on September 26th. These phones are designed for global customers looking to unleash their visual creativity, featuring professional Leica optical lenses for Authentic Leica Imagery. With advanced performance, long-lasting battery life, and a crystal-clear display, the Xiaomi 13T Series promises exceptional smartphone experiences for photography, video watching, and daily use.
The highly anticipated release was revealed in Dubai at an exclusive media launch event held at the Bvlgari Yacht Club. Over 70 attendees, including content creators, tech editors, media, and authorized dealers, witnessed the unveiling of two exciting ......read more
Now a key partner for operators looking to expand their IoT services into new markets, Ooredoo will assist in facilitating seamless connectivity for customers entering the region.
27 August 2023 - Doha, Qatar : Ooredoo Group, a leading enabler of IoT solutions, announced today joining the IoT World Alliance as their newest member and the sole operator representing the Middle East and North Africa region within the Alliance.
The IoT World Alliance is the world’s largest Mobile Network Operator cooperative. Acting as a global forum of telecommunications providers, it is dedicated to tracking IoT connectivity trends and sharing expertise with partners and customers to help reduce the complexity associated with worldwide deployments of connected devices.
As an Alliance member, ......read more
45 F5 solutions now available via Google Cloud Marketplace, powered by new Doha-based data center
Doha, Qatar, 23 Aug 2023: F5 has reinforced its relationship with Google Cloud in Qatar, enabling organisations across the region to access 45 key solutions via Google Cloud Marketplace.
Businesses in Qatar, and the surrounding region, can now access a wide-ranging suite of services to secure, optimise and deliver apps and APIs – irrespective of deployment environment.
Notable solutions include F5 Distributed Cloud Services (F5 XC), which are SaaS-based security, networking, and application management services that enable customers to deploy, secure, and operate their applications in a cloud-native environment wherever needed: the data center, multi-cloud, or the network or enterprise ......read more
Telco leader wins Best Corporate Governance – Qatar – 2023 at World Finance Awards
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo has announced it has been awarded Best Corporate Governance – Qatar – 2023 at the World Finance Awards.
The World Finance Awards, presented annually by World News Media, recognise organisations across the globe that have demonstrated exceptional performance in various categories, including corporate governance.
The 2023 World Finance Awards – Corporate Governance category noted a focus on accountability and transparency at the highest levels, with the awards recognising companies showing unparalleled commitment on the corporate governance agenda.
Aziz Aluthman Fakhroo, Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer at Ooredoo Group, said: “We are ......read more
DOHA, Qatar and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – 21 June 2023: MEEZA, Qatar’s prominent end-to-end managed IT services and solutions provider, and Ajlan & Bros Technology Company (Ajlan Tech), one of Saudi Arabia's most respected services and solutions companies, are pleased to announce their strategic partnership to expand IT services in Saudi Arabia.
The partnership brings together two industry leaders and regional powerhouses, each with complementary strengths and expertise. MEEZA, since its launch in 2008, has established itself as a pioneering IT service provider in Qatar with state-of-the-art data centres, Cloud Computing Platforms, and Artificial Intelligence powered cybersecurity services. Ajlan Tech, with its vast experience in business and technology, has amassed efficiencies and advantages across its ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 18 June 2023: TOD, the leading sports and entertainment platform for MENA, is thrilled to announce the launch of its new and exciting four-part documentary, ‘Qatar 2022’. Adding to TOD’s collection of sports-centric documentaries, this captivating series offers an unprecedented glimpse into the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, hosted for the first time in the Arab world. Viewers will follow the historic journey through four episodes of never-before-seen backstage footage, player interactions, and exclusive messages from the organisers.
Football fans can look forward to an exciting journey that delves into the heart and spirit of a tournament many have deemed the best World Cup ever held. The series offers a close-up view of tournament organisers, Arab fans, and players through engaging narrative ......read more
Xiaomi inaugurates its biggest store at Dubai Mall, showcasing the latest tech products and offering a 50% discount on opening day.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 27, 2023- Xiaomi, a leading global technology company, recently opened its biggest flagship store in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the Dubai Mall. The much-awaited official store opening took place on April 26th at an exciting event attended by technology enthusiasts and Xiaomi fans across the country, in the presence of Ronnie Wang, General Manager of Xiaomi Middle East and Levant, Arjun Batra, Country Manager of Xiaomi UAE, Tony Qin, Head of Xiaomi Middle East Retail, Ria Yu, C1 General Manager, and Yuchen Han, C1 Retail General Manager.
Xiaomi's Dubai Mall store is a testament to the company's commitment to expanding its presence in the Middle East. It ......read more
Redmi Note 12 Series continues to bring flagship-exclusive features to upper-mid-range devices, redefining photography, and overall user experiences.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 7, 2023: Xiaomi announced yesterday the highly anticipated release of the Redmi Note 12 Series in the GCC region. The launch event was held at the W Hotel in Dubai as part of Xiaomi's commitment to bringing innovative products to the region. More than 200 attendees from across the GCC, including content creators, tech editors, media, and authorized dealers were present to witness the unveiling of the new smartphones. The popular lineup features five exciting devices: Redmi Note 12 Pro+ 5G, Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 12 Pro 4G, Redmi Note 12S, and Redmi Note 12, with prices starting at AED 699.
A large experience zone was set up ......read more
• Live Streaming of WTA 500 Qatar TotalEnergies Open, Premier Padel & UEFA Champions League Along With Premium Sports Docuseries Download Offerings
• Action Packed Week with PSG v Bayern, Arsenal v Manchester City and Barcelona v Manchester United on 14,15 and 16 February respectively
14, February 2023, Doha – Qatar: The shortest month of the year is loaded with the highest sporting events for the MENA region. Key tournaments in the upcoming weeks include streaming of WTA tennis tournament, the season opener of Premier Padel 2023, English Premier League, much-anticipated UEFA Champions League & Europa League matches, all of which will be streaming live on TOD. Additionally, TOD subscribers will also be able to download a host of inspiring sports documentaries and docuseries chronicling ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 15 November 2022: Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB), Qatar’s leading digital bank, has launched an innovative new “Growing Deposit”, a first-of-its-kind in Qatar, through its award-winning QIB Mobile App.
“Growing Deposit” is a recurring, unique deposit account that allows QIB customers to place an amount of their choice each month and save money with ease. Growing Deposit gives more flexibility to the Deposit holders as they can choose to place a fixed amount each month for a period ranging from 2 years to 10 years in Qatari Riyals and/or US Dollars. The minimum monthly amount to open a Growing Deposit is QAR 2,000 or USD 1,000 and the profit is credited into customers’ accounts at the end of every quarter.
The Growing Deposit yields great benefits, encouraging new and existing ......read more
• TOD to utilise AI-enabled Buraq by Makana 360 to monitor and analyse millions of online conversations in real time
• TOD to share fan sentiment analysis and match predictions with viewers on a real-time basis to ensure an immersive viewing experience
• Makana 360 to analyse TOD's digital presence and performance to give the platform a better understanding of consumer demands
Makana 360, a data driven communications consulting firm, has signed a partnership agreement with TOD, beIN Media Group’s leading OTT platform for a comprehensive consumer behaviour analysis during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ streamed exclusively on TOD for the MENA region.
Using Buraq, ......read more
Pop-up space to feature activation zones for consumers to experience Samsung’s expansive Galaxy ecosystem
November 8, 2022 – Today, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced the opening of an experiential, pop-up exhibit in Qatar. The Samsung Galaxy Pop-up Experience will bring global sports fans and the Galaxy community together and offer visitors unique hands-on experiences through Samsung’s newest devices including the Galaxy Z Flip4 and Z Fold4, Watch5 series, Buds2 Pro and Tab8 series, in addition to other experiential zones across the space.
“We always strive for our mobile experience to be fun and engaging so the Galaxy community can connect with their passions,” said Stephanie Choi, EVP & CMO of the MX Business at Samsung Electronics. “This pop-up exhibit gives sports fans and ......read more
• Customers in Qatar can now shop directly from Samsung through the brand’s own online platform
• Seamless user experience and access to exclusive Samsung products, offers and benefits
Doha, Qatar - 24, October 2022 : Samsung Gulf Electronics has announced the launch of the its own online platform in Qatar, which promises a game-changing advantage for consumers desiring to purchase mobiles, tablets, accessories and wearables directly from Samsung. Customers can now enjoy a seamless user experience coupled with exclusive benefits and unparalleled offers directly from the brand’s own platform.
Customers who opt to purchase the Galaxy Z Flip4 Bespoke Edition from Samsung.com will avail of the following offer:
• Chance to win a trip for two adults to ......read more
San Francisco, CA – October 17, 2022 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. held its annual Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) in San Francisco, bringing together developers, creators and designers to explore seamless, connected experiences powered by Samsung.
During the event, Samsung shared more about its commitment to creating simplified, game-changing customer experiences, including the company’s updated vision for SmartThings as it evolves from a connectivity platform to an enabler of smarter lifestyles. From deeper integration with Bixby to seamless connectivity with Matter-compatible devices, SmartThings is creating a richer, more open world that empowers all users to streamline their connections and their daily lives.
“At Samsung, we continuously innovate our devices, platforms and services to be simpler ......read more
DOHA, QATAR – 17 OCTOBER, 2022: MEEZA, Qatar’s prominent managed IT services and solutions provider, has announced the successful launch of its 5th data center building “M-VAULT 5” in Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP) to boost Qatar’s cloud services and enhance cybersecurity resilience.
The launch of M-VAULT 5 emphasizes MEEZA’s position as the largest data center service provider in Qatar. This facility will offer cloud hosting services to customers in Qatar, the region, and the world. It will equally play a pivotal role in the economic growth and digital transformation of customers in the region and help position Qatar as a digital hub.
The new facility, which was completed in record time and less than one year after the launch of MEEZA’s 4th Data Center M-VAULT 4, followed the ......read more
DOHA, QATAR, 26 SEPTEMBER 2022: MEEZA, Qatar’s prominent managed IT services and solutions provider, has been selected by Mowasalat (Karwa), Qatar’s end-to-end transport solution provider, to accelerate its digital transformation and to become its key IT Services provider.
Under the agreement, Mowasalat (Karwa) will benefit from MEEZA’s experience in deploying IT services using its experienced Qatar-based teams, standards-driven processes and world-class technology.
As part of this partnership, MEEZA will provide Mowasalat (Karwa) with improved reliability and scalable technology platforms at economies of scale. MEEZA brings the benefits of enterprise technology to large-scale organizations combined with personalized high-quality local customer service.
Speaking about the collaboration, Mr. Mohsin ......read more
The new store marks the brand’s regional expansion initiatives linked to the World Cup partnership
Doha, Qatar - September 18, 2022: Hisense, the global electronics and white goods manufacturer and sponsor of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, in partnership with Fifty One East, Qatar’s favorite department store, has opened its first branded store in Qatar at Lagoona Mall, marking it as a strategic milestone for Hisense’s regional expansion initiatives in the Middle East.
The Hisense brand store opening ceremony was held under the patronage of H.E. Mr. Zhou Jian, Ambassador of the People's Republic of China, who attended the event alongside Mr. Bader Al-Darwish, Chairman and Managing Director of Fifty One East, Mr. Jason Ou, President of Hisense Middle East and Africa, Mr. Saoud Al-Darwish, Vice Chairman ......read more
DOHA, QATAR, Sunday 18 September 2022 - Global InsurTech company Anoud Technologies LLC (Anoud Tech) today announced its successful deployment and integration of the ADEPT platform as part of its collaboration with ACORD Solutions Group, the industry-owned extension of ACORD, the standards-setting body for the global insurance industry.
ADEPT (ACORD Data Exchange Platform and Translator) provides real-time data exchange, translation, and transformation, and connects stakeholders across the insurance industry. Anoud Tech, an ACORD Solution Provider member and Licensed Integrator Partner of ACORD Solutions Group, has integrated ADEPT into its Anoud+ Insurance platform to allow its insurer clients to send and receive ACORD Global Reinsurance and Large Commercial (GRLC) Accounting (EBOT) and Claims (ECOT) messages with their digitally ......read more
Al Meera CEO Mr. Yousef Ali Al Obaidan and Mr. Abdulaziz Almana Al Meera IT Director joined by Alaa Jaber, Managing Director for SAP Qatar and Fast Growth Markets, and Mr. Devashis Goswamy, Country Head, TCS Qatar at the agreement signing ceremony in Al Meera Head Office, Doha.
Qatar’s largest retail network will leverage cloud computing to increase efficiency, transparency and agility across all operations including retail analytics, human resources and supply chain management
Doha, Qatar — August 29, 2022 — Qatar’s largest retail network, Al Meera Consumer Goods, has signed a partnership agreement with global technology company SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and implementation partner Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) to deliver cloud computing solutions that will facilitate its expansion plans, while also ......read more
April 18, 2022: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced its preliminary earnings results for the first quarter of 2022.LG reported revenues of KRW 21.1 trillion in the first quarter of 2022, 18.5 percent higher than the same quarter the previous year. Operating profit for the first quarter was KRW 1.9 trillion, 6.4 percent higher than the same quarter the previous year.
These figures are the tentative consolidated earnings based on K-IFRS provided as a service to investors prior to LG Electronics’ final earnings results including net profit. Details regarding each division which will be announced officially later this month.
PROFESSIONAL, OPEN, STUDENT AND YOUTH WINNERS ANNOUNCED
© Adam Ferguson
The World Photography Organisation is delighted to announce the overall winners in the prestigious Sony World Photography Awards 2022. The acclaimed photographer Adam Ferguson (Australia) has won the Photographer of the Year title and accompanying $25,000 (USD) cash prize and a range of Sony digital imaging kit. Also announced are the ten category winners alongside 2nd and 3rd place of the Professional competition as well as overall winners of the Open, Student and Youth competitions.
Winners are revealed in a celebratory announcement video featuring interviews and reactions from winning photographers, available to view via worldphoto.org/ceremony-2022
The Sony World Photography Awards 2022 ......read more
February 28, 2022: Get ready to indulge in a new level of premium sound quality with Galaxy Buds2. Delivering a rich, balanced sound, Samsung’s next-generation earbuds come with dynamic two-way speakers, enhanced Active Noise Cancellation and a comfortable fit that you can wear for a long period of time.
With a range of new features to take your audio experiences to the next level, Galaxy Buds2 not only make your voice clearer on calls but they also allow you to be completely immersed in your music, videos, and entertainment. Galaxy Buds2 are the lightest and smallest earbuds in the entire Galaxy Buds series and boast an iconic curved shape design that comes in four contemporary colors—graphite, white, olive, and lavender. Made to fit seamlessly into the Galaxy ecosystem and equipped with a long-lasting battery, ......read more
LENOVO GROUP: THIRD QUARTER RESULTS 2021/22
Mirroring its global success, Lenovo’s regional results indicate that it has achieved the largest consumer market share and is the leading PC vendor for Small Medium Businesses (SMB)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 25, 2022– Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced record quarterly results for the Group, with historic highs for both profit and revenue and the Group’s first US$20 billion quarter. The company’s focus on innovation and profitability, supported by its operational excellence, has helped it navigate wider industry supply challenges and delivered rapid growth and profitability across all key business groups and geographies.
Lenovo’s performance delivered significant year-on-year improvements. ......read more
• Consolidated operating income records US$4.09 billion while overall sales registers US$26.66 billion in Q3 FY2021
• Sony Pictures achieves 636 per cent year-on-year operating income increase
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 07th February 2022: Sony Corporation registered a strong third-quarter operating income of US$4.09 billion (¥465.2 billion) in FY2021, a 32 per cent increase from US$3.09 billion (¥351.9 billion) in FY2020.
Concluding 31 December 2021, the recorded overall sales for Q3 FY2021 achieved US$26.66 billion (¥3.031 trillion) a 13 per cent increase from US$23.69 billion (¥2.694 trillion) in FY2020. Contributing to the overall sales and operating income was the robust growth recorded by Pictures, and Imaging & Sensing Solutions (I&SS) ......read more
Highest Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter Revenues in LG Electronics’
History Driven by Strong Demand in Premium Home Appliances and TVs
January 27, 2022 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) continued its strong performance in 2021, achieving the highest annual revenues in its history with full-year sales of KRW 74.72 trillion (USD 63.16 billion). This increase of 28.7 percent over 2020 was attributed primarily to stronger sales of premium home appliances and OLED TVs. Operating profit of KRW 3.86 trillion (USD 3.27 billion) was essentially unchanged, declining 1 percent from the previous year.
LG also reported record sales in the fourth quarter with revenues of KRW 21.01 trillion (USD 17.76 billion), an increase of 20.7 percent from the same quarter the previous year. Operating profit of KRW ......read more
LG OLED Continues Long-Standing History of Honors at World’s Preeminent Consumer Technology Show
January 18, 2022 – LG Electronics USA swept up a grand collection of CES® awards at the 2022 event across its home appliance, home entertainment and business solutions categories. In all, LG tallied approximately 150 awards and accolades from various publications covering the first-ever physical/virtual hybrid CES event.
Among the top honors earned were 24 CES Innovation Awards and the 2022 CES Editor’s Choice awards from USA TODAY’s consumer product reviews division, Reviewed. LG was recognized as the most-awarded brand by USA TODAY/Reviewed with LG’s C2 series OLED TV, PuriCare™ AeroTower, DualUp Monitor, S95QR Soundbar and FX Washer and Dryer earning recognition ......read more
Various Products From LG Recognized for Contributing to Innovation, Including OLED TVs, Home Appliances and B2B Products
November 22, 2021: LG Electronics (LG) has been recognized once again for its excellence in technology with CES 2022 Innovation Awards, collecting a total of 24 accolades leading up to the largest industry trade show in January.
Every year the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) selects the most innovative products among those being unveiled at the organization’s trade show. For CES 2022, Innovation Award recognitions were extended to the most advanced and unique products among LG’s portfolio for the coming year. Most notably, 2022 marks the 10th consecutive year that LG OLED TV has been recognized with a CES Innovation Award, a testament to the advanced ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 25 October 2021: Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Center), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, in collaboration with “Fatora” – the e-commerce and online payment gateway, announced the opening of registration for startups to avail the opportunity of wining one of 10 free offered websites.
The last day of Registration and application process will be on Sunday, October 31, 2021 through Bedaya website.
Startups possessing a commercial or homebased registration and have been in business for less than two years, this collaboration with ‘Fatora’ offers them an excellent opportunity to bag a fully integrated website that works on both mobiles and computers. The website offers an attractive and easy-to-use interface, ......read more
The Wall’s colossal screen measures in at over 1,000 inches, creating an expansive canvas for showcasing content
August 2, 2021: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today launched the 2021 model of its boundary-pushing modular display The Wall (Model Name: IWA) globally. With the new AI processing technology, upgraded 120Hz frame rates, and versatile installation options, this year’s The Wall once again reimagines display technology to give businesses boundless flexibility to showcase content.
“Samsung is dedicated to creating the most innovative displays for those at the forefront of video creation and brand experiences,” said Hyesung Ha, Senior Vice President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics. “The 2021 The Wall is our most immersive and versatile display yet, giving ......read more
In 2003, Global Innovations developed an ERP solution for the travel sector, which is now used by more than 100 companies. For many years, Global Innovations used dedicated hosting - meaning each customer had its own infrastructure, but this came with high costs.
In 2019, Global Innovations designed a solution to address a new customer segment. “But the development was much more complicated,” explains Kabir Ali Baig, CEO and founder of Global Innovations. “This was particularly due to the large number of suppliers that had to be integrated into the tool.” To become more competitive in the market, Global Innovations decided to look for an alternative to dedicated hosting infrastructure. The key requirements for the new IT set-up should wear flexibility and a variable pricing model.
Global ......read more
Rewarding Customers with HUAWEI Service Month
Doha – 9 May 2021: Continuing to bring its state-of-the-art products closer to its customers, Huawei has opened its first Experience Store in Qatar. Located at Doha Festival City, the 230 m2 flagship store is an important milestone for the global tech company, offering its customers in Qatar a full retail experience that includes access to Huawei’s products and services under one roof. Designed to optimize customer engagement and provide best in class innovations, the open-plan store allows customers to immerse themselves in all of the latest smartphones, accessories, tablets, PCs, and even IOT products, experiencing them before purchasing. With a growing number of Experience Stores popping up throughout the region, it is part of Huawei’s commitment to build a ......read more
Huawei reaffirms commitment to creating greater value for customers and society in the face of adversity
April 05, 2021: Huawei released its 2020 Annual Report today. Growth slowed, but the company's business performance was largely in line with forecast. Huawei's sales revenue in 2020 rounded off at approximately US$136.7 billion, up 3.8% year-on-year, and its net profit reached US$9.9 billion, up 3.2% year-on-year.
Despite operational difficulties brought about by US sanctions in 2019 and 2020, Huawei has and will continue to invite KPMG to independently and objectively audit our financial statements. The document produced by KPMG is a standard unqualified audit opinion. No matter the circumstances, we will continue to embrace transparency by disclosing operational data to governments, customers, ......read more
The brand recently partnered with the American University in Dubai to raise environmental awareness and encourage students to lower their footprints through the acclaimed Eco-Packing Design Challenge
April 01, 2021: Samsung Gulf Electronics has reaffirmed its vision for the future by bringing sustainability to its next-generation TV range, fusing innovation with creative solutions that support consumers and the brand to help safeguard the environment. In line with its aspirations to ‘Going Green’, enable progress, and create a better tomorrow for all, Samsung introduced Eco-packaging that promotes a sustainable end-to-end product lifecycle. The concept came to life when Samsung identified that there must be a way to turn TV packaging into something useful rather than disposing of it. As such, all lifestyle TV, ......read more
• Industry's first Open RAN multi-RAT, multi-band RRU for 1800MHz and 2100MHz
• Boost Global Trials with its Energy Efficient Open RAN Radio Units
March 29, 2021: Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited ("Comba Telecom" or "the Group", SEHK stock code: 2342), a leading global solutions and services provider of wireless and information communication systems, announced the launch of the industry's first Open RAN multi-RAT, multi-band Remote Radio Unit ("RRU") that supports 1800MHz and 2100MHz, promoting widespread adoption of emerging open standards in the globe.
The RRU is designed to minimize the total cost of ownership ("TCO") for operators and neutral hosts in macro deployments through fast and easy deployment, energy savings, ......read more
The travel and tourism industry has been severely affected by COVID-19. As soon as the WHO declared it as a pandemic, the countries around the world started closing borders and inducing transport limitations.
However, things are getting better now as “Dubai” the world’s sought-after destination for tourists started welcoming holiday-makers from July 7 following the successful management of the Covid-19 pandemic and Dubai’s efforts to revive the sector by reopening tourism facilities including hotels and airports, as well as the resumption of flights.
As the travel & tourism sector is gradually reviving Small travel & tourism business will need to make some changes in their business strategies to overcome Covid-19 pandemic.
#Start to build a social media presence
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SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000
• Ambient room-filling sound with Immersive Audio Enhancement and 360 Reality Audio
• Sound calibration providing effortless adjustment for optimum audio performance
• Smart and easy operation for seamless music enjoyment
16 January 2021 – Sony today announced the SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000, its latest premium wireless speakers. Equipped with Sony’s unique spatial sound technologies and packed with smart features, the speakers fill your room with your favorite background music. The ambient room-filling sound creates a calm atmosphere, allowing you to relax as if you were at your favorite café. Perfect for everyone, these speakers allow you to immerse yourself in your favorite music and create a calm and unobtrusive atmosphere where ......read more
Canon EMEA expands Ambassador Programme to over 100 leading international photographers and filmmakers including, Jorge Ferrari (UAE), Tasneem Alsultan (KSA) and Muhammed Muheisen (Jordan)
Originally launched in 2008, the pioneering initiative brings together some of the world’s best photographers and videographers from across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to collaborate with Canon and share its passion for visual storytelling.
12th January 2021: In 2020, Canon EMEA expands its world-renowned Ambassador Programme with 59 new professionals joining the ranks. The first of its kind, the Canon EMEA Ambassador Programme was created to represent and support current and future generations of photographers and filmmakers by sharing their passion and technical ......read more
With InstaView Door-in-Door and UVnano, Refrigerators Deliver
Better Hygiene, Impeccable Style and LG’s Proven Fresh Food Technologies
United Arab Emirates - December 28, 2020: At next month’s first virtual CES, LG Electronics (LG) will unveil new InstaView® Door-in-Door® refrigerators that boast upgraded features and design innovations for improved user convenience. The sleek refrigerator sports a larger glass panel for its InstaView Door-in-Door system while UVnano™ technology is featured in the built-in water dispenser for enhanced hygiene while InstaView voice recognition takes hands-free convenience to a whole new level in the kitchen.
Loved by consumers around the world for its ability to enhance user convenience, LG InstaView Door-in-Door has been ......read more
Travel Agency online solution to run business from home
Before I explain anything, people who used to think technology makes business complex must have understood how right technology solution helped travel agents to work from home during this Pandemic.
In this troubled time, everyone is looking for alternative ways; most of our customers arefully operating their business with the help of our flexible online travel solutions. We can help you to optimize your operational Workflows and reduce your costs.
We offer a solution which can create the most flexible and reward full homeworking opportunity for your employees. Your staff doesn’t need any computer OR laptop to operate from home. All apps are accessible through mobile app itself.
Here are few top features of our application
Centralised online ......read more
August 31, 2020: Global technology brand, HONOR, has announced it will be part of the IFA 2020 Special Edition in Berlin on September 4. Under the theme Expand Your Smart Life, HONOR will be launching a portfolio of products including smart wearables, personal computers, and tablets. The new lineup will feature the latest preeminent technology for today’s digital consumer.
HONOR’s 1+8+N IoT strategy, which refers to an ecosystem integration of one smartphone, eight categories of additional connected products and a wide offering of third-party linked devices that create an intelligent and fully immersed experience.
As a young and disruptive tech brand, HONOR pioneers the chic lifestyles of a tech-native generation who want to be themselves. With a purpose to provide an unforgettable experience in ......read more
Company plans to continue focus on making solid progress by concentrating on achieving recognition as a true premium brand with industry leading products in 2018
DUBAI, UAE, 24th January 2018: With the desire to create a better lifestyle for consumers, underpinning LG’s premium product philosophy, LG plans to continue pursuing an innovative, energy efficient and a premium ......read more
Designed to meet Mac’s requirements, LG launches latest external displays with exceptional visual and audio quality
Dubai, UAE, 21 January 2018: LG Electronics (LG) has announced that its UltraFine 5K display catered to Apple users to solve issues of compatibility between the Mac and external displays will be available in the Gulf region in January 2018. Boasting ......read more
Robots the Other Key Factor of LG’s Transformation into an AI Company
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 8, 2018 — Following the introduction of the company’s robot lineup a year ago, LG Electronics (LG) continues to push the envelope with the unveiling of three more work robots at CES 2018. LG is introducing three new concept robots spe-cifically developed for commercial use at ......read more
Diverse Range of Audio Products Not Only Deliver Great Sound but Advanced Intelligence as Well
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 07, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) at CES 2018 is showcasing superior, clearer and smarter lineup of premium audio products that promises to change the way people think about home speakers. New for 2018 is Meridian Audio’s advanced high-performance audio ......read more
December 2017, MEEZA, an established Qatari Data Services Provider, Fujitsu Services Ltd and Vauban Group today announced that they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enter into discussions to identify opportunities to provide world class information communication and technology services to Qatar. In collaboration with MEEZA, a Qatar Foundation subsidiary, this MoU will allow the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2017: LG has paved the way for a plethora of electronics and home appliances, however its commitment to the development of televisions and in particular OLED technology has set a new standard of excellence by which televisions today and in the near future, will be measured. LG has succeeded in increasing its share of the premium TV market via its OLED TVs, ......read more
New store will be the “go to” space for consumers to connect with the Huawei brand, their latest technologies and their products, at a more personal level.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 6th November, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), today announced that its first 'Experience Store' in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is now open at The Dubai Mall. ......read more
For the first time in the region, consumers get a more customised, faster mobile experience powered by Huawei’s breakthrough Kirin AI processor
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 31, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has unveiled the world’s most powerful AI flagship smartphones – the HUAWEI Mate 10 Series in the Middle East & Africa region. ......read more
Perfect for Middle Eastern Climates, LG’s Latest Air Technologies Bring the Ultimate in Performance, Reliability and Efficiency
Dubai, UAE, 26 October 2017: LG Electronics (LG) has announced the release of its brand new MULTI V 5 Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) solution designed to offer exceptional performance in Middle Eastern climates. The latest in the ......read more
Introducing the next era of mobile smartphones equipped with the world's first Kirin AI processor inside to deliver a faster, more customized mobile experience
Dubai, U.A.E., October 17, 2017: During an exclusive global launch held at Munich, Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled its highly-anticipated Mate 10 Series, which will open the door to new AI mobile ......read more
Total prize of US $100,000 clinched by leading UAE designers across four design categories
Dubai, UAE: 12 October 2017: LG Electronics (LG) announced its official “Techorator” winners of the first-ever Signage Design competition for innovative professional designers and architects across the region at the Grand Hyatt in Dubai. Four winners have collectively taken home a total ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 28th September, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group hosted “The Future of Innovation” event in Dubai, UAE on 20th September 2017. The event highlighted the key innovations Huawei is driving in the consumer smartphone industry, both globally and regionally, as well as Huawei’s brand ambition to become a global iconic technology brand. ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 20th September, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group today held a media open day in Dubai, UAE, to discuss the future of innovation in the Middle East region. This is a second stop right after IFA that was held in Berlin on 1st September. Led by Chief Marketing Officer, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), Ms. Glory Cheung, and Mr. Gene Jiao, President ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2017: LG Electronics (LG) is on a quest to redefine the possibilities of tomorrow by introducing the most innovative home appliances and electronics available today. However, recently LG has introduced robots into its product portfolio and has showcased a variety of soon-to-be-released robots at various events across the world that will reshape tomorrow to make the ......read more
240-kg chocolate tower beats the heat with LG DUALCOOL air conditioners
Dubai, UAE – September 13, 2017: In an attempt to creatively illustrate how advancements in technology trump the long-lived difficulties of extreme temperatures faced in the Middle East and Africa, LG Electronics (LG) conducted an experiment to demonstrate how the LG DUALCOOL air conditioner still cools, even ......read more
Launched three weeks ago, HUAWEI nova 2 Plus is one of the fastest selling Huawei devices this year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 5, 2017: HUAWEI nova 2 Plus, the latest smartphone from Huawei has experienced exceptional demand in the UAE to become one of the fastest selling Huawei devices this year. HUAWEI nova 2 Plus sales have been 10 times more compared to nova Plus at its ......read more
14th August 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com is hosting a two-day Samsung carnival from 14th - 15th August for customers to get access to an extensive range of Samsung’s latest products at exciting and unparalleled offers. The electronics extravaganza will see new flash deals every four hours throughout the event across Samsung Mobiles, Wearables and ......read more
Amended Regulation being updated to give consumers additional protection; direct consumer feedback collated via social media survey
Doha, August 08, 2017: The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has reviewed the Spam Regulation published in December 2016 and made amendments that align it more closely with the Data Privacy Law published by the Ministry of Transport & ......read more
Public Consultation invites suggestions and comments on proposed modifications to current SRD Class License
Doha, July 30, 2017: The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) today launched a public consultation with revisions to the Class License for Short Range Devices (SRDs). The modifications will ensure that CRA enables the stakeholders to introduce new technologies and ......read more
Portable projector that transforms a flat surface into an interactive touch screen makes its GCC debut
Unlike traditional projectors, Xperia Touch does more than just put on a show – it lets you surf and explore like never before
Dubai, 2nd July 2017: Sony Mobile Communications today announced that its new smart projector, Xperia Touch, is now available in select ......read more
DUBAI, June 28, 2017: Though people are driven to create art and express themselves, no two people are alike and no two users want the exact same thing from their tech devices and appliances. GCC residents are no different. Thanks to local government initiatives that aim to foster creativity within our communities, and thanks to a society that welcomes personal self-expression, there is an ......read more
Slim with Stamina, OnePlus 5 features 6 GB RAM/8 GB RAM with Dash Charge capabilities
27th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com has announced the pre-order of the OnePlus 5, the much-anticipated flagship smartphone from global mobile technology company OnePlus. The impressive device features a 16MP and 20MP dual camera - the highest resolution dual-camera system on a smartphone ......read more
Honor 8 lite and honor 6x make the perfect gifts for Eid!
Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has the perfect gifting solutions for you this Eid: two of its latest models, honor 6x and honor 8 Lite, with unrivalled design features at fabulous price points.
The honor 6x, embodying the motto “Double the Experience” that millennials live and breathe breaks ground ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: Summer is just around the corner. In other words, you and many other people around you will be preparing for summer vacation. You may take a few days off to enjoy the hot, sunny weather or create fun and exciting memories by swimming, going to concerts, or traveling to new places. Whether you keep these experiences to yourself or share them with your close family ......read more
LG’s latest appliance wants to partially replace the chef in your house and give you and your family precious time back
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Family, food, culture, heritage and traditions are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of new technology to prepare meals that are healthy, delicious and ......read more
Super slow motion functionality and intelligent features of new Xperia XZ Premium brought to life in singer’s new video
Dubai, 11th June 2017: Renowned Lebanese singer and record producer Fares Karam has featured Sony Mobile’s latest Xperia smartphone in his new music video, Mnamnam, which was directed by award-winning director Hass Ghaddar.
Throughout the video, ......read more
Edible Instrument Musicians Demonstrate How Food Waste Can Be Reduced with Refrigerator Technology from LG
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2017: To raise awareness of the issue of food wastage this World Environment Day, LG teamed up with the music-making talents of the London Vegetable Orchestra to demonstrate how advanced refrigerator technology can help extend the life of fresh foods for weeks or ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 05th June 2017: Countries across the GCC are on a quest to redefine their future especially when it comes down to being socially and environmentally responsible with many countries investing billions to support a variety of sustainable initiatives.
According to the EY report ‘Power transactions and trends: 2016 review and 2017 outlook’, it was reported that ......read more
Customers to benefit from Free Shipping on all Fulfilled by SOUQ product orders over AED150
Online shopping in the region is set to experience upward trajectory during the holy month
Exclusive 10,000 Ramadan deals
4th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: 2017 has been declared the Year of Giving in the UAE and SOUQ.com supports the National agenda by encouraging residents to ......read more
Recognized for Effective Marketing Creatively Demonstrating Key Product Feature
DUBAI, May 30, 2017: Proving that a washing machines can be the star of a viral video, LG Electronics’ House of Cards video was the recipient of an AME Award in the category of branded entertainment. One of the most prestigious industry honors, the AME (Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness) Awards ......read more
Featuring a 4,500mAh Battery, LG’s Largest, for Hours of Smartphone Entertainment and Productivity
DUBAI, May 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) begins rolling out its LG X power2 1 smartphone this month in markets around the world starting in North America followed by key target markets in Asia, Europe, Latin America and other regions.
The LG X power2 is a mass-tier phone targeting ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 25 May 2017: Family, food, culture and traditions are key elements that are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of trendsetting technology to prepare meals that healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Ramadan is the season whereby ......read more
Attributed to Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa
DUBAI, May 23, 2017: Smartphones are getting smarter every year. Today’s smartphone’s are no more bulky. They are slim, smaller and easy to carry around. The screen is crystal clear and it’s a pleasure to see pictures and watch movies. Some of the cameras in high-end phones are as powerful as a ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 17 May 2017: A home is a place where people want to feel good, safe, secure and relaxed. However in today’s fast paced and highly complex world, time is a luxury that many individuals do not have much of especially when it relates to daily household activities. Many of these people end up spending more money hiring outside help or perhaps even eat our and prolong cleaning ......read more
Latest Smart TV Platform Earns Prestigious CC International Security Certification for its Ability to Provide Superior Privacy Protection
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: LG’s webOS 3.5 smart TV platform was recognized with a Common Criteria (CC) certification for its enhanced Application Security Solution Ver-sion 1.0 software. By snagging another internationally-recognized security ......read more
Flagship Smartphone is the first to offer 18:9 FullVision display that supports both Dolby Vision and HDR 10
DUBAI, May 07, 2017: After the recent launch of the LG G6 across the Middle East and Africa markets, LG Electronics (LG) reveals that its newest flagship smartphone has received great praise from users and reviewers in the region, thanks to its emphasis on the fundamentals, ......read more
The Middle East & Africa region is a strategically important growth market for Sony Mobile
Xperia XZ Premium, winner of several top industry awards including ‘Best Smartphone at MWC 2017’, leads innovation push
Dubai, UAE, May 6, 2017: Sony Mobile Communications has shown strong global financial performance by reporting a profit of 10.2 Billion Yen (US$ 91 Million) ......read more
LG Electronics Sees 10 Percent Jump in Sales and Highest Operating Income Since 2009
Dubai, UAE - Apr. 27, 2017: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced first-quarter 2017 revenue of KRW 14.66 trillion (USD 12.70 billion), an increase of 9.7 percent from the same period last year. LG nearly doubled its operating income to KRW 921.5 billion (USD 798.3 million) with the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2017: Global Innovations, a leading provider of automation solution for the travel and tourism trade starts with success during the Arabian Travel Market 2017 First Day Exhibition, the market leading, international travel & tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East
Tourism destinations from around the world showcase a diverse range ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 13 April 2017 – LG Electronics (LG) introduced its new line-up of OLED signage at its inaugural LG Signage Design Summit last night. Featuring the open-frame OLED signage, the 88-inch Ultra-Stretch display and the In-Glass wallpaper OLED, the new collection of display products is now set to transform the once static commercial design industry into a visually dynamic and highly ......read more
Over 180 media & influencers from Middle East & Africa could shoot their first Super slow motion video during #Xperia960 event.
Xperia XZ Premium will be available across the region at the end of May and will be priced in a range of AED 2600-2800.
Dubai, 11th April 2017: Sony Mobile Communications MEA showcased its latest award-winning smartphone, Xperia XZ Premium, for ......read more
Doha (April 10, 2017)– Supported by the National Traffic Safety Committee, Advanced Conferences & Meetings is proud to launch Smart Parking Qatar Conference in its 2nd edition, at The Intercontinental Hotel The City, Doha. This event constitutes a platform for developing car park management strategies and innovations for sustainable and liveable cities.
The conference started with a ......read more
The flagship smartphone featuring bold new screen aspect ratio, ergonomic excellence, minimalist design, and superb durability will be available across the UAE for AED 2,599/-
Dubai, April 9, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) today launched its flagship G6 smartphone in the United Arab Emirates. LG’s newest smartphone features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic ......read more
With firmly established tournaments and markets in the United States and Asia, a question mark hangs above the Middle East region regarding how it will elevate itself to compete in the global eSports arena. With the launch of a new gaming venue, the first of its kind in the region, people in the gaming world are sitting up and paying attention.
In a recent report by ESPN, it said that the ......read more
March 28, 2017: Thames Water is the largest water and wastewater service provider in the UK with in excess of 15 million customers. In partnership with the eight2o alliance, Thames Water initiated a project to manage all of its asset information created in the current AMP6 cycle, the UK government’s process of tendering asset management contracts to private firms to maintain the ......read more
Siemens signs MoU with Ministry of Transport and Communications in Qatar
Agreement focuses on ICT development and adoption among youth, entrepreneurs and start-ups
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: Siemens and the Ministry of Transport and Communications in Qatar signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to advance tech capabilities among Qatari nationals. Under the agreement, Siemens ......read more
Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, in collaboration with INTERPOL, today released research on cybercriminal activity in West Africa, “Cybercrime in West Africa: Poised for an Underground Economy,” as part of its ongoing Cybercriminal Underground Economy Series (CUES). Scams targeting individuals and businesses have ......read more
Available at LG’s brand shop in Dubai Mall, the LG TWINWashTM is all about efficiency and convenience, helping users wash two separate loads at the same time
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 1, 2017: Shifting the nation’s washing paradigm, LG Electronics (LG) has launched its revolutionary front-load TWINWash™ washing machine in the UAE. This ultimate laundry system ......read more
Flagship Smartphone Features Bold New Screen Aspect Ratio, Ergonomic Excellence, Minimalist Design and Superb Durability
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled the G6 smartphone, the newest smartphone that features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic viewing experience, exceptional screen to body ratio, wide angle camera and more. De-signed in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 February 2017: The GCC is on course to rapidly evolve into one of the most sustainable and technologically advanced regions in the world due to smart technology, and given this trajectory, there is anxiety that people would become more overwhelmed with keeping up with technology and neglect their personal relationships. However, if used correctly, smart technology ......read more