Mobile Subscriber Data Usage Trends in the Middle East

Citrix released the Citrix Mobile Analytics Report for the second half of 2014 providing insights into subscriber behavior and related factors that determine quality of experience for mobile data services in the Middle East. September 2014 Highlights Social networking is the most popular activity...
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Microsoft Devices Introduces Awesome Colourful Accessories

Microsoft Devices has announced the availability of a variety of new accessories just in time for consumers looking for a gadget this summer. The new range is available in all leading electronic outlets in the Middle East. “The new accessories help transform your phone into a thumping music centre,...
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Masdar Making Waves Overseas in Samoa

The Samoan Prime Minister, the Honorable Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi, last week inaugurated the country’s first wind farm. Delivered by Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, the 550 kWe project is the second completed under the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) $50 million Pacific Partnership...
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Statistics Of Social Media Platforms In Saudi Arabia

Social media is prevalent across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, but often times it hasn’t been measured. The Social Clinic, a social media consultancy agency based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and founded in December 2011, has collated this comprehensive infographic highlighting all the statistics...
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AstroLabs Announces Launch Of Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub In Dubai

Middle East entrepreneurship platform, AstroLabs, announced today the launch of the region’s first Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub, AstroLabs Dubai, at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco. Click here for a list of accelerators and incubators in the region. With the opening of the facility...
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compare4 Launches Finance Comparison Site In Bahrain

UAE-based finance comparison site continues to widen its regional reach with the launch of, a unique platform designed for consumers in Bahrain. brings to the Bahraini market the same innovative technology that catapulted its brand in the UAE...
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Etihad Airways most influential UAE brand on LinkedIn

LinkedIn  the world’s largest professional network on the Internet, today announced the top ten most influential brands headquartered in the UAE based on engagement among LinkedIn’s membership of 313 million professionals. The new ranking follows the announcement of LinkedIn’s Content...
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Easy Taxi Secures Funding from Mobily Ventures

Easy Taxi, one of the world’s leading mobile taxi apps, is one of the first two companies to secure funding from “Mobily Ventures”, the Corporate Venture Capital arm of Mobily, the leading telecommunication operator in Saudi Arabia. This brings Easy Taxi’s total funding to $77 million. Easy Taxi...
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Mobily Ventures Invests In High-Tech Startups From The MENA Region

Saudi Arabia’s second-largest telecom operator Mobily has established a joint venture with Silicon Valley-based Plug and Play Tech Center to make investments in seed-stage startups in the Middle East. The partnership, the second of its kind in the region, will also help bring international startups...
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The Arab Mobile App Challenge 2014 Is On

Piloted in 2013, the Arab Mobile Challenge is a social, non-profit program that was launched to support Arab youth in their entrepreneurial journey through a competition with a simple format designed to support mobile and tech entrepreneurs through a series of simple steps. With relatively low barriers...
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Pepsi VS Coca Cola: Who Owned Twitter During Ramadan?

We are delighted to have partnered with Meltwater, the online intelligence platform, to analyze and extract the below infographic relating to the engagement tweeps had with Pepsi and Coca Cola brands in the GCC and Egypt during Ramadan. The hashtags monitored were: Pepsi: #YallaNow يلا_نكمل_لمتنا#,...
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STC Launches The World’s First Keek Social Video Campaign

Today Keek, a leading global video social network known for its 36 second videos, signed Saudi Telecom Company (STC) as the first advertising client, activating the Middle East Region. The Telecom company will launch the world’s first Keek social video campaign integrating video across multiple...
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