Tuesday 27 July 2021

TikTok For Business introduces Spark Ads

TikTok For Business has announced the launch of Spark Ads in the Middle East, Africa and Turkey – a new native ad display format. It enables brands and businesses to boost not only their own popular organic posts but also amplify relevant content shared by the community. &n


Alibaba Cloud Pin unveiled

Alibaba Group, the Worldwide TOP Partner of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has unveiled the Alibaba Cloud Pin, a cloud-based digital pin, for the broadcasting and media professionals at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.    The pin can be worn either


Tamer Hosni, Myriam Fares wow Abu Dhabi Eid crowd

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) concluded its 2021 Eid Concert series with phenomenal performances from superstars Tamer Hosni and Myriam Fares.   The Arab hearthrobs thrilled the crowd at Etihad Arena on the second night


beIN plans 3,000 hours of Olympics coverage in Mena

beIN Media Group, the sports and entertainment broadcaster and its flagship sports channel beIN Sports, is set to broadcast the Tokyo Olympic Games from July 23 to August 8, 2021 across 24 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena), with 3,000 hours of coverage.  &


Zoom to buy cloud software firm Five9 for $14.7bn

Zoom Video Communications said that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Five9, a leading provider of the intelligent cloud contact center, in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $14.7 billion. Combining Five9’s Contact Center as a Service (CCa


Chance to win place at Expo 2020 opening ceremony

Tickets to Expo 2020 Dubai are now on sale, and among the plethora of reasons to book a season pass for the world’s biggest cultural gathering is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of the historic, invite-only Opening Ceremony. All UAE residents ages 18 and above w


Lulu unit announces special Eid offers in northern emirates

Line Investments & Property (LIP), the shopping mall and management division of Lulu Group International, has announced the launch of a "Spend and Win" summer campaign across three malls in the northern emirates - RAK Mall, Lulu Mall Fujairah and Mall of Umm Al Quwain - until Au


Jason Kokrak joins Golf Saudi as international ambassador

Two-time PGA TOUR winner and world #24, Jason Kokrak, is the second international ambassador to join Golf Saudi after game icon Gary Player in April. In his new role, Kokrak will look to share his own insights on how golf can reach new audiences and ensure its future development


W7Worldwide’s video highlights Hajj success amid pandemic

W7Worldwide, a marketing communications consultancy agency, has unveiled a short video highlighting Saudi Arabia’s efforts in organizing a successful Hajj season last year amid a global pandemic. The 1-minute 38-second video aims to spread the message of hope for the future


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