The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ fuel new discoveries with Super Slow-mo video, best-in-class low light camera and AR Emoji for a more personalized way to express yourself
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 08 March, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics Co. introduced to the UAE the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphones that reimagine the way people communicate, share and experience the world. The launch event took place yesterday at The Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa. Made for an age in which consumers increasingly communicate and express themselves more with images, videos and emojis, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ drive innovation with Samsung’s advanced camera. Redesigned with a new Dual Aperture lens that powers an innovative low light camera, Super Slow-mo video capabilities and personalized ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos Mobile 8, the latest version of its Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and mobile security solution. This new version lets system administrators manage and secure corporate-owned and personal Mac, Windows, and mobile endpoints in the cloud-based Sophos Central management platform to deliver a simpler management strategy for businesses of any size.
This unified approach to endpoint management ensures consistent security policies and secure access to resources regardless of an employee’s choice of device. Sophos Mobile 8 adds a range of management features like MacOS management and configuration, Windows 10 application management, and extended Android and iOS management functionality.
"Mobile devices continue to be the ......read more
Ooredoo Group and P.I. Works Partner on Real-Time Network Management to Enhance Digital Experience
Scaling Up Success from Indonesia and Myanmar to 160 Million Customers Across Middle East, North Africa, Southeast Asia
Doha, Qatar, March 03, 2018: Ooredoo Group at Mobile World Congress announced the start of the deployment of artificial intelligence solutions to transform its network towards 5G, as part of a major partnership with P.I. Works that will significantly enhance the mobile data experience.
More than 160 million Ooredoo Group customers are set to benefit from more robust and widespread network coverage, more advanced mobile apps, enhanced capacity during mega-events, and the enablement of the next generation of 5G-based Internet of Things innovations.
Ooredoo Group is leading the charge of global ......read more
At Mobile World Congress, Ooredoo Maldives and Ooredoo Oman Showcase Real-Time and One-Stop-Shop Digital and App Solutions
Qatar, March 01, 2018: Ooredoo Group, at Mobile World Congress, today announced that it is driving new levels of digital experiences, scaling up real-time and one-stop shop solutions from the Maldives and Oman to millions of customers across its operating companies.
Across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia, Ooredoo Group operating companies are undergoing digital transformation to become future-ready. There is a strong focus on leveraging digital platforms to support new levels of customer engagement and self-service.
During Mobile World Congress, Ooredoo Oman has made a splash by launching Oman’s first all-digital, and individually-customisable mobile ......read more
At Mobile World Congress, New Report Shows How Ooredoo Fibre Transforms How People Experience Digital Content and 4K TV
Doha, Qatar, February 28, 2018: Qatar’s Gigabit-speed fibre penetration is the highest in the world, thanks to the rapid roll-out of Ooredoo Fibre, transforming how people experience digital services, according to a new Arthur D Little report launched today at Mobile World Congress.
The report, “Gigabit Fibre Driving Innovative Services in the Home,” shows that 99 percent of Qatar’s households are covered by fibre, nearly double the penetration rate compared to 2012, and matched only by Latvia, Lithuania, and Singapore. Now, 88 percent of households in Qatar are connected to fibre, also the world’s highest rate, matched only by Singapore.
Aligned with Qatar National ......read more
Ooredoo Group, at Mobile World Congress today, announced that it is racing ahead on the path to 5G, as the world’s first having 5G New Radio (NR) with commercial equipment suitable for business customers.
Live in Qatar, Ooredoo is proud to announce its first-in-the-region speeds of 2.3 Gbps with amazing 3.5 ms latency. By using Ooredoo 5G spectrum at 3.5 GHz, Ooredoo will continue to expand the footprint of 5G.
Ultra-fast 5G networks, already in Qatar, double the speed of current 4G network. 5G will transform daily lives, organisations, and industry verticals benefiting the speed and ultra-low latency. Applications of 5G could include autonomous vehicles, robotic surgery, and augmented and virtual reality sports.
As part of its network modernisation programme, “Evolution to 5G”, Ooredoo Group is ......read more
Strong Profitability and Highest Annual Sales Ever Led by Performance of Premium Home Appliances and TVs
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 28, 2018 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced record full-year revenues for 2017 of KRW 61.4 trillion (USD 55.4 billion), an increase of 10.9 percent from the previous year, the highest in the company’s history. Full-year 2017 profits of KRW 2.47 trillion (USD 2.23 billion) – the highest profit since 2009 – in-creased 85 percent from 2016 due in large part to strong performance by premium home appliances and TVs. Fourth-quarter 2017 revenues grew 15 percent versus 2016 to KRW 16.96 trillion (USD 15.3 billion), generating strong operating profits of KRW 366.8 billion (USD 330.9 million).
The LG Home Appliance & Air Solutions Company reported full-year 2017 revenues of 19.23 ......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 product market strategy, positioning the company as a technology innovator with a flair for convenience, design and style. The company aims to accelerate premium product strategy by enhancing overall brand image and focus on profitable growth.
Last year has been a solid year for LG that highlighted successful changes in preparation for a promising future, including organizational redesign for new businesses, reinforcement of modular design, and ......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 exceptional features for the finest details, LG is striving for excellence whilst empowering Mac users who desire high definition quality with superior visual and audio capabilities of a MacBook or MacBook Pro.
27-Inch UltraFine 5K Monitor
The UltraFine 5K features several ground-breaking components, and is namely the world’s first 5K display with a Thunderbolt 3 port that can transmit 5K video and data whilst simultaneously charging a ......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 hotels, airports and supermarkets. These new robots represent LG’s commitment to expanding its business into a future growth engine based on its leading robotics technology.
All part of LG’s new CLOi (pronounced KLOH-ee) robot brand, the Serving Robot, Porter Robot and Shopping Cart Robot follow in the footsteps of the Airport Guide Ro-bot and the Airport Cleaning Robot that recently completed successful trial runs at Ko-rea’s ......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 technology to deliver more natural and warm sound. From immersive Dolby Atmos® soundbars to portable Bluetooth speakers and its latest artificial intelligence (AI) speaker, LG has something for every music and movie lover.
Sound All Around and Above
LG’s new SK10Y soundbar delivers 550W of powerful output and supports 5.1.2 channels by harnessing the power of Dolby Atmos technology. A unique aspect of the technology is that unique ......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 parties to work to support Qatar’s National Vision 2030 by leveraging the Fujitsu Human Centric Innovation approach to delivering world class digital transformation and technology services.
The MoU will examine how to create significant market opportunities for a full range of technology products, solutions and services. The combination of MEEZA’S existing state-of-the-art data centre facilities, Vauban’s innovation and ......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, which the company first began manufacturing in 2013.
With OLED making huge strides, LG has successfully established firm grounds within the OLED industry with LG’s technological expertise within the OLED technology. LG OLED TVs have been dominating the TV rating slots, earning the title “the king of TV.”
The importance of OLED cannot be overstated. The technology represents a seismic shift in television design, utilizing a ......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. The store offers consumers a full retail experience, which includes access to Huawei’s latest products and services under one roof. All new products will now be available for pre-booking and sale at the same time as its global launch.
The opening of the first brand store in the Middle East and Africa represents Huawei’s commitment to the region and the next step in the company’s mission to deliver breakthrough ......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. Heralding a new decade of smartphone development, the new HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10 devices are set to deliver the ultimate intelligent experience for regional consumers by providing more comprehensive mobile intelligence through Mobile AI.
The HUAWEI Mate 10 Series goes beyond smart, using the AI application ecosystem to make the smartphone so intelligent with personalised AI applications that it ......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 company’s successful MULTI V line, this advanced model pushes boundaries even in the most extreme climate conditions with its streamlined functionality optimizing energy efficiency and maximizing user comfort.
The MULTI V 5 is equipped with innovative Dual Sensing Control that monitors temperature and humidity levels to efficiently manage cooling and heating. Equipped with LG’s Ultimate Inverter Compressor and boasting a large capacity ......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 applications. The new HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10 are breakthrough AI devices that combine innovative hardware, the Kirin 970 and EMUI 8.0. The HUAWEI Mate 10 Series continues its legacy of superior product performance and long-lasting battery life, while integrating new Leica dual camera technology.
“As we enter the age of intelligence, AI is no longer a virtual concept but something ......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 prize of US $100,000 across four categories worth US $25,000 each.
The four winning designers have pushed the boundaries of artistic designs within new and existing commercial spaces using cutting-edge LG digital signage.
The recipient of the OLED Signage Design Award, wherein contestants had to use the Open Frame OLED signage to create an inspiring display design for any space, is Mr. Madhur Viyas of Ontime Group. Mr. Shabab ......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. The event also saw Huawei bring together innovative minds from China and top regional companies to participate in an open panel discussion focusing on the theme of innovation. ePanda, the Chinese start-up facilitating connections between China and the Middle East, was a key cooperation partner for the event.
The engaging panel discussion was attended by thought leaders from some of the region’s top innovative companies, including Souq.com, ......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 of Huawei CBG, Middle East & Africa, 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 tech brand.
Huawei is the third biggest smartphone brand worldwide, and a leader in smartphone industry innovations. Most recently, the brand led a new era in smartphone innovation, revealing its vision for ......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 lives of the everyday consumer more productive and convenient.
LG’s impressive collection of robots boasts simplistic usability and includes the Lawnmower Robot, the Hub Robot and HOM-BOT® in addition to the more specialized Airport Robot and Airport Cleaning Robot.
The Hub Robot united a diverse range of smart appliances under a single ecosystem, optimizing operations and enhancing convenience. The hub robot even utilizes Amazon ......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 when the outdoor temperature spikes to 65 degrees Celsius.
To showcase the performance of the LG DUALCOOL, LG tasked the winner of the World Chocolate Masters Competition – Frank Hasnoot – who stated that in order to build chocolate sculptures, the indoor temperature needs to be contained to 20-degrees Celsius.
Hasnoot and his team of chefs competed against a second group of chefs in the same room, with the same ......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 launch period last year. Equipped with a unique 20MP high-definition front camera, a 12MP and 8MP rear dual camera and a professional portrait mode, the HUAWEI nova 2 Plus captures stunning selfies like never before. Further, it’s advanced audio experience, a stylish design, as well as an upgraded and powerful performance makes nova 2 Plus one of the most sought-after products amongst the young and tech-savvy consumers.
“We are ......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 Accessories.
Customers can benefit from the incredible deals on the one-stop-online shop for Samsung on SOUQ.com, and own the latest technology at click of a button. SOUQ.com has partnered with Samsung to provide Key Flagship products on sale include Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+, Samsung Galaxy S7 Dual SIM, Samsung Galaxy Book 10.6, Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and Samsung Galaxy A series 2017.
With an array of exciting deals to avail from ......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 & Communications (MOTC) in December 2016. The revised regulation is designed to reduce the number of complaints about spam, direct marketing, and cybercrime lodged with Service Providers and CRA and enhance the overall experience of consumers in Qatar.
The amendment also takes into consideration that unsolicited electronic messages or ‘Spam’ messages continue to be a cause of frustration for many consumers in Qatar, considering the large number ......read more
IT giant responding to growing demand in region amid a cloud and smart city revolution with the inauguration of its Office in Qatar
Fujitsu’s move to help realise Qatar’s National Vision 2030 initiative of as a sustainable, environmentally responsible and efficient country
Qatar, May 31, 2016: Fujitsu today announced it would be extending its ......read more
Enhanced Service will Provide Speeds of up to 325Mbps, Plus Improved Performance for All 4G Customers
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo has today announced the completion of a major Supernet upgrade, adding the new Category 9 LTE-Advanced standard to its mobile network, which brings multiple 4G frequencies together to support download speeds of up to 325Mbps for customers.
The mobile network upgrade, ......read more
Ingenuity for life describes the positive, real-world impact of technology, innovation and engineering on society in the UAE and Qatar
Siemens will focus on electrification, automation and digitalization
Launched globally to coincide with 200th anniversary of company’s founder
Dubai, UAE, May 22, 2016: Siemens has strengthened its positioning in the UAE and Qatar ......read more
Doha, Qatar: Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa in collaboration with Techno Q, in Qatar organized a seminar, on 11th May and 12th May 2016 to showcase its strength in visual solutions for various booming industries in the country. The seminar addressed patrons from the education sector and consultants.
GCC’s audio visual market has turned into one of the world’s fastest ......read more
SOHO and SMB Networking Vendor To Unveil New Products And Outline Business Strategy for 2016 At First Partner Awards
(Dubai, UAE) 10 May, 2016 – TP-LINK Technologies Co Ltd, a leading manufacturer of SOHO and SMB networking products and wireless solutions, has announced that it will host a partner awards ceremony at which the company will honour its top performing channel ......read more
Nokia and Ooredoo Qatar have signed a three-year agreement under which Nokia will upgrade and expand Ooredoo's existing mobile broadband network across the country to meet ever-growing subscriber demands.
With one of the most vibrant economies in the Middle East, Qatar needs to meet rising data demands sparked by surging smartphone use. Under its Supernet initiative, one of the most ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 3, 2016: When we think of ourselves as the “SELFIE GENERATION” we are often oscillated between utopia and dystopia; is this our contribution? We can proudly take ownership as 2016 will see a change toward the Selfie Economy; millennials utilising their passionate and vibrant entrepreneurial spirit to do so. Globally 1 million selfie’s are taken ......read more
Dubai - 26 April 2016: The Arabian Travel Market 2016 kicked off successfully yesterday, April 25, as it attracted so many visitors from different regions of the world to this largest and most awaited yearly event for the travel and tourism industry. ATM 2016 is much bigger and exciting as it focuses this time on Family Travel.
Global Innovations, one of the exhibitors for the Travel ......read more
Celebrate 30 Days of Fashion on Souq.com- one top brand on sale each day
Largest e-commerce platform in the Middle East adds 40 new fashion brands
Women set to accelerate e-commerce fashion growth in Middle East: Souq.com
25 April 2016, Dubai, U.A.E.: Capitalising on the upward growth rate of fashion e-commerce, Souq.com, the number one online retail and marketplace platform ......read more
Dubai – UAE, 17 April 2016: This coming April 25, Global Innovations will once again showcase its cutting-edge product at the Arabian Travel Market 2016. Continuing its commitment to introducing the most updated tools for the automation of the tourism trade, the travel technology company is all set to participate in this most awaited international event for the Middle East inbound and ......read more
5 April 2016 - Dubai: Global Innovations continues its successful journey to the top by providing another solution for the Travel and Tourism industry, specifically for the Hajj and Umrah trade. The Travel Technology company announced the availability of their Hajj & Umrah software which will also be highlighted in the upcoming Arabian Travel Market 2016.
The software is a powerful tool to ......read more
SOHO and SMB networking major to showcase latest technology and products
TP-LINK Technologies Co Ltd, a manufacturer of SOHO and SMB networking products, and wireless solutions, has announced it is at GITEX Shopper Spring edition 2016 in order to support its retail partners and to showcase the latest technology in routers, range extenders, 4G and 3G mobile WiFi, IP Cameras and Powerline ......read more
SOHO and SMB Networking Solutions Vendor Moves To Expand Business Scope With New Mobile Device Offering
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2016: TP-LINK Technologies Co Ltd, a leading manufacturer of SOHO and SMB networking products and wireless solutions, has announced it is at GITEX Shopper Spring Edition 2016 to showcase and promote the recently launched Neffos smartphone, which also marked the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2016: Marketing your SME in UAE is vital and not expensive. Be your own ad agency and turbo-charge sales using that all important strategy. For SMEs to succeed, the two fundamental requirements are access to small business loans, and well-developed business skills.
No matter what the product, from hot pickles to international freight, for a small business to ......read more
Machine Learning And Wireless Technology To Merge Cyber And Physical Worlds In The Near Future
Doha, Qatar, March 24, 2016: The Computing and Information Technology session took place today during Qatar Foundation’s Research and Development (QF R&D) Annual Research Conference 2016 (ARC’16). The discussion highlighted the fundamental significance of handling big ......read more
Aims To Address Different Needs Of Innovation Community In Qatar And Wider Region
Doha, Qatar, 20 March 2016 – Qatar’s primary incubator for technology development, Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), part of Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QF R&D), will be hosting a parallel conference session at Qatar Foundation’s Annual Research Conference ......read more
Are you ready to lead?
Middle East Empire 2027 is a free 2D building empire turn based game designed in single player mode.
The year is 2027 and a big uprising took the existing government in your country.
As the leader of the rebels you got unlimited authority in the country.
The parliament got your nomination and you way to bring the country to be empire in the Middle ......read more
Paladion, a specialised information risk-management provider, announced that it successfully concluded its cyber security conference in Doha, Qatar along with Kaspersky Labs.
The company showcased its active cyber security model; a service model conceived by Paladion’s cyber security experts to defend against today’s advanced persistent threats. The model is built over a decade of ......read more
Re-imagined Xperia brand will bring increasingly personalised and intelligent products to enrich everyday life
First “X” series smartphones, “XperiaTM X”, “XperiaTM X Performance” and “XperiaTM XA”, featuring next-generation technologies in camera, battery and design
XperiaTM Ear brings a new way of communicating, without compromising on ......read more
WTA and SAP Team Up to Give Tennis an Analytical Edge With Real-Time Performance Data
DOHA, Qatar – 28 February 2016 – For the first time ever in professional tennis in Qatar, players and coaches could access real-time performance data during live match play at the recent WTA Qatar Total Open.
The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) and SAP SE announced in August 2015 that in ......read more
New Agreements Enable Companies to Lease Vital Hardware and Brings Virtual Managed Services to Qatar
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo is building its long-term strategic relationship with technology leader Cisco, announcing two new significant agreements at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week.
The two agreements will significantly expand the range of services available to Ooredoo ......read more
Company Looks to Build Leadership Position in Key Sector, Highlighting Diverse Portfolio of Solutions at Mobile World Congress
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo is promoting its success in further developing its Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio for customers across its footprint at the 2016 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
Demand for IoT/M2M solutions, which enable ......read more
World-class Facility at Ooredoo Qatar’s QDC 5 will Create, Test and Showcase New Solutions for Ooredoo
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo and Huawei today announced signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to open a next-generation Innovations Lab in Qatar, at a special ceremony at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
The agreement was signed by Waleed Al Sayed, Chief Executive Officer, Ooredoo ......read more
AOC, the display specialist today appointed Middle East’s leading distributor, Trigon, as authorised distributor for its entire range of monitors for UAE, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait and Iraq.
Trigon CEO, Arun Chawla added that: “It is our pleasure to partner with AOC and today it marks the beginning of a long-lasting relationship between Trigon and AOC. We are confident ......read more
Ooredoo Embraces Latest Technological Developments to Deliver More Choice and Power for Customers
Doha, Qatar: With the help of some of Qatar’s best-loved celebrities, Ooredoo today launched Ooredoo tv and opened a new era of entertainment for the people of Qatar.
The new service, which will replace Ooredoo’s Mozaic TV, has been designed as an evolution in home entertainment ......read more
Superior combination of metallic body and multi-fingerprint sensor that places the future in your palm
Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2016: honor, the number 1 smartphone e-brand has officially launched its critically acclaimed* 5X ‘street smart’ device in the Middle East, available from 8th February on www.HonorArabia.com. With a superior combination of full metal body that screams ......read more
Paladion, a specialized information risk-management provider, announced today that in co-operation with Kaspersky, it will host a cyber security conference in Doha, Qatar on 17th February 2016 at The Ritz-Carlton, starting from 9:00am.
This event will be targeted at CIO’s, CISO’s, IT heads and senior management executives from large private and government enterprises across the ......read more
Following a fruitful year of successful product launches and increasing number of clients, Global Innovations, a leading travel technology and solutions company is proud to announce its plans for the upcoming months.
Since year 2015 has contributed so much to the company’s growth after focusing on research and development, Global Innovations is now ready to step up a notch ......read more
Winners Receive Financial Support for their Mobile Apps;
Algeria, Qatar, Kuwait, and Palestine among Teams to Progress to Global Competition in Barcelona
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo has congratulated the winners of the regional finals of the 3rd Arab Mobile Challenge, at a special ceremony held in Algiers, Algeria, earlier this month.
Launched in 2013, the Arab Mobile App Challenge enables ......read more
Wearable fitness activity devices such as fitness trackers have been one of the biggest health-monitoring technology innovations of the decade. And among the high-tech activity tracker brands available in the market today, there are quite a few gadgets that stand out. I had the chance to use a couple of them within a year, but there’s one in particular I recently checked out: Jawbone ......read more
Pioneering new research in Qatar will advance cutting-edge network solutions, from smart stadiums to disaster response systems
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo, Qatar University (QU) and Texas A&M University at Qatar (TAMUQ) today signed a major new research agreement to support innovation and development in Qatar and across the wider region.
To ensure the most positive results for future ......read more
Company provides government & business leaders with access to new ICT platforms for greater flexibility and optimized resources
Dubai, UAE, January 7, 2016: Huawei—a leading global ICT solutions provider—has kicked off its annual nation-wide ICT Road Show collaborating with representatives from the government and private sector to showcase how organizations in Qatar ......read more
App Store Has Now Paid Developers Nearly $40B and Continues to Drive Incredible Job Growth
CUPERTINO, California — January 7, 2016 — Apple today announced that customers around the world made this holiday season the biggest ever for the App Store, setting new records during the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s.
In the two weeks ending January 3, customers spent over ......read more
Kenwood makes breakfast the answer to everything with a colourful, Pop Art inspired breakfast set; an ideal canvas for self-expression at home
Dubai, UAE, January 5, 2016: Kenwood, the food preparation expert and manufacturer of kitchen appliances, has launched its new kMix breakfast collection, inspired by the Pop Art era. A unique collection expressed through colour, the set retains ......read more
Winners Attend Private Training Session with Paris Saint-Germain Players
Doha, Qatar: The winners of Ooredoo’s global advertising campaign with Paris Saint-Germain, “Fans Do Wonders”, have recently travelled to Qatar to meet the players and be a part of a friendly match between Inter Milan and Paris Saint-Germain on 30 December at Al Sadd Stadium in Qatar.
The ......read more
New Eletta and Prima Donna S Models Bring Professional Tasting Coffees to Your Home
Dubai, UAE, January 3, 2016: De’Longhi has combined its design talents and technical expertise with its passion for coffee to create the perfect cup of coffee, which can be made in the comfort of your own home using one of the brand’s newest fully automatic machines. Whether you are looking ......read more
The year 2015 was marked by success for Global Innovations. Over the past twelve months the travel technology and solutions firm was able to take off to a higher level.
Amid the rapidly changing technology within the tour industry, many Destination Management Companies (DMC) are forced to draw alongside the most advanced users of ERP software. And since Dubai has once again become the top ......read more
Localization and agility of products contribute to the popularity of Sage products
Dubai,27th December 2015- Sage Middle East, the leading provider of business management solutions has seen phenomenal growth in Saudi’s AED (SAR) 22.6bn valued IT services and software sales sector. Growth in sales of Sage products over the past two years is unprecedented, indicating and reflecting ......read more
In October 2015, the two companies together demonstrated the Middle East’s first CAT 11 demonstration, achieving close to 600 Mbps peak throughput
Ooredoo Qatar now commercially launches CAT 9 with speeds of up to 375 Mbps across substantial areas of Doha
Aggregates a total of 50 MHz of spectrum on 800 MHz, 1800 MHz and 2600 MHz
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo Qatar and Nokia Networks today ......read more
One of the leading mobile communications companies selects the Middle East's most integrated communications agency to drive its outreach to the next level
Dubai, UAE, 17 December 2015: Following intensive search and pitch, Sony Mobile the leading innovator in communications, has appointed Havas PR Middle East as its public relations agency for the region.
The region's most ......read more
Important Breakthrough Technology Provides Qatar with Crystal Clear Voice Calls and Faster Connections on the Ooredoo Supernet
Doha Qatar: Ooredoo today announced another major technology breakthrough on the Ooredoo Supernet with the implementation of Voice over LTE (VoLTE) across large parts of Doha.
VoLTE will enable customers to make crystal clear HD voice calls over the 4G data network ......read more
New Eletta and Prima Donna S Models Bring Professional Tasting Coffees to Your Home
Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2015: De’Longhi has combined its design talents and technical expertise with its passion for coffee to create the perfect cup of coffee, which can be made in the comfort of your own home using one of the brand’s newest fully automatic machines. Whether you are looking ......read more
Indosat transforms into Indosat Ooredoo as it launches ambitious three year strategy to build Indonesia’s leading digital telco
Doha, Qatar / Jakarta, Indonesia: Indosat today became the eighth operator in the Ooredoo Group to adopt the Ooredoo brand, announcing this alongside the launch of a three-year strategy to bring digital to the people and become Indonesia’s leading digital ......read more
The Biggest Online Sale in the Middle East Set to Double Last Year’s Sales
Huawei Honor, Samsung, Lenovo, One Plus, Sony Playstation, Aldo, Guess, Pampers, Pepsi, Uber are amongst 10,000 new and exclusive deals through “White Friday 2015”
Set to double last year’s sales with 10,000 exclusive new deals
Mobile app users getting sneak peek offers from ......read more
Ooredoo and Huawei Work Together to Deploy Cutting-Edge Mobile Broadband Technologies
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo today announced a five-year extension of their strategic cooperation agreement with Huawei, which will see the two companies deepen their partnership to support Ooredoo’s market leadership across its footprint.
The agreement was announced in Doha, Qatar and was signed by Ahmed Al ......read more
Mobile data consumption per active smartphones is expected to increase from 1.2GB per month in 2015 to 10GB per month in 2021 in the Middle East and North East Africa Region
LTE only accounts for 4 percent of regional subscriptions in 2015 but is expected to increase to 30 percent by 2021
Video leads the way as the time spent watching video on mobile devices in Saudi Arabia and the ......read more
Ooredoo Group and Ericsson sign a five-year frame agreement for 2G, 3G and 4G radio, core and transmissions solutions
The agreement includes the new Ericsson Software model which will help Ooredoo launch new functionalities with a shorter time to market
Agreement aims to improve network performance to meet growing end-user expectations
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo Group and Ericsson ......read more
Winner of Overall Operator of the Year, Middle East Mobile Operator of the Year, Converged Service Provider of the Year and Network Optimisation Award
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo enjoyed incredible success at the CommsMEA Awards in Dubai last week, winning a total of four top prizes including the highest honour, “Overall Operator of the Year” for Ooredoo Group, and a new category, the ......read more
Reduced Business Complexity Key for Deploying Real-Time Analytics to Detect, Analyze, and Prevent Fraud
DOHA, Qatar – 15November 2015 – GCC banks can lead the global fight against fraud, which totals nearly USD 4 billion in revenue losses per year, one of the world’s leading technologists announced today at a major conference.
The global banking and financial services ......read more