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OSN first pay-TV operator in Middle East to provide Netflix access

Published 19 Feb 2018 10:34 CET | Middle East

Middle Eastern pay-TV operator OSN has signed the first partnership deal in the region with Netflix. Soon, OSN customers will be able to access Netflix' library via a new OSN ...

Etisalat Group net profit up slightly in 2017, sales fall 1.3%

Published 15 Feb 2018 09:27 CET | Middle East, United Arab Emirates

Etisalat Group reported a 0.24 percent increase in net profit to AED 8.44 billion for the financial year ended 31 December 2017 from AED 8.42 billion in 2016. Revenue ...

IDC forms CIO Advisory Council for Gulf region

Published 14 Feb 2018 14:54 CET | Middle East

International Data Corporation (IDC) announced the formation of its new CIO Advisory Council, an independent industry body tasked with spurring collaboration, incubating ...

Line Live launches in MENA

Published 14 Feb 2018 09:21 CET | Middle East

Line Corporation has launched its Line Live app in twelve countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, including Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. As an ...

Nuvias appointed EMEA distributor for BlueJeans Network

Published 12 Feb 2018 15:23 CET | Middle East

Value-added distributor Nuvias has signed a pan-EMEA distribution agreement with BlueJeans Network. Nuvias will be bundling the BlueJeans platform with video conferencing ...

OSN renews deal with Star Asianet, adds Malayalam films

Published 12 Feb 2018 11:15 CET | Middle East

Middle Eastern pay-TV operator OSN has announced the renewal of its partnership with Star Asianet Middle East, ensuring that OSN Pehla customers can continue to watch Star's ...

Ooredoo Group FY revenue rises 1% to QAR 32.7 bln

Published 12 Feb 2018 09:07 CET | Middle East

Ooredoo Group reported that its revenue for the financial year ended 31 December 2017 rose to QAR 32.7 billion, driven by strong contributions from Indonesia, Iraq, Kuwait, ...

Ingram Micro inks Mideast distribution deal with Bitdefender

Published 08 Feb 2018 14:46 CET | Middle East

Ingram Micro announced it has signed a distribution agreement with Bitdefender, the global cyber security company protecting 500 million users worldwide. As a result, Ingram ...

Zee Media's WION launches in UAE, Qatar on Etisalat

Published 08 Feb 2018 12:04 CET | Middle East

Zee Media Corporation's English news channel World Is One News (WION) has launched on Etisalat in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar. Viewers in these countries can also ...

OSN launches new channel for younger audience

Published 08 Feb 2018 12:03 CET | Middle East

OSN, the Middle East pay-TV operator, is taking direct aim at a younger audience in the region through new channel 'Asli' on its Wavo app, reports Gulf News. In the initial ...

ManageEngine strengthens endpoint security

Published 07 Feb 2018 08:43 CET | Middle East

ManageEngine's new Patch Manager Plus on Cloud is designed to instantly procure, test and approve patches before deployment for Windows and over 850 third party applications ...

Ooredoo Kuwait group FY revenue falls slightly, EBITDA higher

Published 06 Feb 2018 08:58 CET | Middle East

Ooredoo Kuwait, the former Wataniya Telecom, said group revenue for 2017 fell to KWD 697.6 million from KWD 706.8 million in 2016, representing a decrease of 1 percent. The ...

UAE space centre MBRSC plans to launch KhalifaSat later this year

Published 05 Feb 2018 09:18 CET | Middle East

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has announced that work on the KhalifaSat, the first indigenously built satellite, is moving at a steady pace and it is set to be ...

Vuclip appoints Kattan as VP for MENA region

Published 01 Feb 2018 11:38 CET | Middle East

In his new role, Kattan will oversee the overall operations and strategic direction of Viu in the region with a focus on driving a strong content-led value proposition for ...

OSN launches new lifestyle channel OSN Living HD

Published 31 Jan 2018 09:36 CET | Middle East

OSN, the Mideast pay-TV platform, has introduced a new channel with lifestyle programming, called OSN Living HD. Set to launch on 1 February, OSN Living HD will be live ...

Etisalat E-Vision enters exclusive 5-year deal with Starz Play

Published 30 Jan 2018 08:58 CET | Middle East, United Arab Emirates

Etisalat unit E-Vision and Starz Play, a streaming video on-demand service in the MENA region, announced a five-year content deal. As a result, Etisalat eLife customers can ...

Eset Middle East runs promotion to mark Data Privacy Day

Published 29 Jan 2018 11:29 CET | Middle East

Eset Middle East says it is running a month-long promotion to commemorate Data Privacy Day, which falls on 28 January. Under the campaign, the IT security company will offer ...

FTTH Council MENA elects Colina as new president

Published 29 Jan 2018 09:02 CET | Middle East

Juan C. Colina, regional director Middle East for Corning Optical Communications, has been appointed as president of the FTTH Council MENA, following recent elections. In his ...

BT appoints Shihabi to lead operations in MENA

Published 24 Jan 2018 13:00 CET | Middle East

BT announced the appointment of Eyad Shihabi as its vice president for the Middle East and North Africa region. Shihabi joins BT from HPE, where he was responsible for ...

DXC Technology extends contract with Union Insurance in Middle East

Published 24 Jan 2018 11:31 CET | Middle East

DXC Technology said it has won a contract from Union Insurance to migrate the Middle Eastern insurer's complete IT infrastructure and workloads to Amazon Web Services (AWS). ...

Mahindra Comviva adds Sacom Mediaworks content to portfolio

Published 22 Jan 2018 10:15 CET | Middle East

Mahindra Comviva said that it has formed a partnership with Sacom Mediaworks, a content aggregator in the Middle East & Africa. It will provide Mooditt Digital Store, ...

Huawei to introduce Safe Campus at InterSec 2018

Published 22 Jan 2018 09:59 CET | Middle East

Huawei says it will introduce its Safe Campus suite of products at Intersec 2018 at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 21-23 January. The Safe Campus ...

Yahlive adds channels aimed at South Asian viewers in GCC

Published 16 Jan 2018 10:49 CET | Middle East

Satellite operator Yahlive and DTH operator Entertainment and Reality TV Hub (EARTH) have announced the addition of 35 TV channels catering to South Asian viewers in the GCC. ...

Arabsat Broadband Services launches Arabsat for EMEA

Published 16 Jan 2018 09:45 CET | Middle East

Arabsat Broadband Services has launched Arabsat Expand, a satellite broadband service powered by Forsway's unique Hybrid Router technology. The service was designed and ...

Eutelsat sees rise in FTA HD channels at 7/8 degrees West position

Published 15 Jan 2018 13:33 CET | Middle East

Eutelsat Communications has released new data about the TV channels it broadcasts from its 7/8 degree West video neighbourhood, showing an expanding line-up of HD channels. ...

 




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