Tuesday 6 December 2016

Over 10,000 refugees benefit from coding course

More than 10,000 Middle East refugees and youth boosted their digital economy career prospects with coding courses, as part of the inaugural Refugee Code Week held recently in Beirut, Lebanon. Across Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey – which are among the world’s lar


Ericsson and Zain partner for 5G development

Ericsson and Zain Group entered into an agreement on 5G research and development during the Zain Technology Conference held this week in Amman, Jordan. The collaboration aims to develop w 5G use cases, requirements and deployment scenarios, as well as evaluate performance and app


Veritas Technologies appoints new ME director

US-based Veritas Technologies, a global leader in information management, has appointed Damian Wilk as its new senior regional director for the Middle East region. In his new role, Wilk is set to head the new leadership team based at Dubai, UAE, and will be responsible for the st


Cognizant opens new office in Saudi Arabia

US-based Cognizant, a leading global provider of information technology, consulting and business process services, has expanded its operations in the Middle East region with the opening of a new office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The move will help its clients to leverage the techni


Ooredoo launches custom service package

Kuwait’s Ooredoo, a leading telecom network, has launched an exclusive programme offering tailored services cater to the needs of its elite customers. Ooredoo Kuwait’s Corporate Communications senior director Mijbil Alayoub said: “The launch of Nukhba reiterates


DSOA, Smart Dubai sign strategic partnership

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), signed an agreement with the Smart Dubai Office (SDO) that aims to transform Dubai into the smartest and happiest city on earth. The partnership is an opportunity for both parties to collabor


Bulwark, Mimecast sign distribution deal

Bulwark, a UAE based value-added distributor, has signed a distribution agreement with Mimecast, a leader in enterprise email archiving, to provide one-stop shop for email archives and data security solutions across Middle East. According to the agreement, Bulwark will promote an


Ooredoo wins Best Executive Team award

Ooredoo, a major telecom group in the region, said its senior management team was recognised with the ‘Best Executive Team Award for the Telecom Sector’ at the Arab Best Awards 2016, held in Marrakesh, Morocco. The Arab Best Awards aim to celebrate leadership and exce


Kanoo IT signs strategic deal with Bin Faqeeh

Kanoo Information Technology (Kanoo IT), a top IT and technology solutions provider in Bahrain, has partnered with Bin Faqeeh Real Estate Investment Company to implement a tailor-made business operations and controls IT solution. The Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution, M


Etisalat offers daily packages at Dh3

UAE-based telecom group Etisalat is offering its prepaid customers a choice of five daily offers at Dh3 ($0.80) each based on their unique requirements for minutes, SMSs and Data. The new bundles give customers the flexibility to choose from more than one offer daily and even ren

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