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
Saudi, January 20, 2018: During the HVACR Exhibition (Jeddah 14~16 Jan) Samsung Gulf Electronics unveiled: The world’s first “Wind-Free™” wall-mounted air-conditioner, designed for Saudi Climate. This air conditioner has integrated Samsung’s exclusive Wind-Free™ Cooling technology into its design, providing customers with a cooler indoor climate, and optimal energy efficiency, without the discomfort of direct cold airflow.
“Consumers will love the cool, efficient air conditioning capabilities of the Wind-Free™ Air-conditioner in their living & working spaces,” said Ismail Yoon, Managing Director at Samsung Gulf Electronics KSA Br. “And they will really love that they no longer have to deal with uncomfortable, cold air, as well as reduced electricity ......read more
Dammam, Saudi Arabia, January 17, 2018 – Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Saud bin Nayef bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Governor of the Eastern Province, His Excellency Suliman Abdulrhman Al-Thunayan, Governor of Al Khobar, inaugurated today Emerson’s (NYSE: EMR) new technology and innovation center at Dhahran Techno Valley, in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. The ceremony was held with the participation of Amin Nasser, CEO of Saudi Aramco; Dr. Sahel N. Abduljauwad, Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM); David Farr, Emerson’s chairman and CEO; and Mike Train, executive president of Emerson Automation Solutions.
The 11,370-square-meter built area facility, which represents an Emerson investment of SAR 94 million (USD 25 ......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
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
PayPal extends its Seller Protection service to the United Arab Emirates to provide fraud protection for local merchants
PayPal’s Seller Protection Programme will protect merchants in the UAE from fraudulent transactions, providing greater confidence in eCommerce transactions
PayPal Seller Protection will apply to tangible goods as well as intangible goods such as services, tickets and travel
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2017: PayPal has announced the launch of the PayPal Seller Protection Program in the United Arab Emirates, in an effort to empower local businesses to trade online, both locally and globally with confidence and peace of mind.
PayPal’s Seller Protection Programme is designed to help protect merchants from buyer’s claims, chargeback, and reversals, so that they are better able ......read more
Trust and security enable business digital transformation helping achieve the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 objectives
Dubai, UAE – December 11, 2017 – Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, and Saudi Telecom Company (STC), the largest telecoms company in Saudi Arabia, announce the launch of a cloud encryption service for enterprise customers allowing them to protect and control their data in the cloud.
Thales signed a Cloud Service Provider agreement with STC to provide data encryption solutions through the STC cloud platform and to further develop secured Information Communications Technology (ICT) business in Saudi Arabia.
Enterprises are increasingly turning to cloud environments to help them save time and money. While these technologies are digitally transforming ......read more
Global tech company sets aggressive growth strategy for the KSA market
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 10 December 2017 – Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global leader in the provision of optimum end-to-end data solutions and services, today announced the appointment of Ingram Micro, as its value-added distributor (VAD) in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).
As a part of this agreement, Ingram Micro, a leading technology distributor in the region, will be responsible for providing specialization, coverage and operational management of Lenovo DCG’s portfolio in the Kingdom. Lenovo’s data center portfolio spans servers, storage, converged and hyper-converged, networking, hyperscale, software and services.
Building on Lenovo’s number one position in customer satisfaction and ......read more
Riyadh, 29 November 2017: Amid growing interest in Saudi Arabia, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology is keen on stimulating the economy with a focus on electronic applications, leadership, the fourth industrial revolution, and bridging the digital gap to go inline with the Saudi Vision 2030.
HE Eng. Abdullah bin Amer Al Sawahah, the Minister of Communications and Information Technology, and chairman of the Communications Authority and Information Technology is pleased to sponsor the first Saudi Electronic Applications Exhibition organized by Leadership Address this December at the Movenpick Hotel in Riyadh.
The first edition of the exhibition will be held under the slogan (Innovative with my Applications) and aims to provide an opportunity to present creative work in the field of applications. ......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
Dubai-UAE – 20 August, 2017: Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in three categories of the 2017 Daman Corporate Health Awards, hosted by MEED. The prestigious awards based on votes by experts in the field - celebrate and recognise organisations for significantly prioritising employee health and promoting well-being through various initiatives.
Commenting on the nominations, Sevda Esenturk, Vice-President Human Resources for Schneider Electric, Gulf Countries & Pakistan, said, “At Schneider Electric, we strongly believe that endorsing the well-being of our people encourages performance, and performance definitely drives well-being. Starting 2015, we placed employee well-being at the heart of our people ......read more
Third Cycle of the Seeds for the Future CSR initiative culminates successfully
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 15 August 2017: The third cycle of Huawei’s global CSR program for top Saudi students, ‘Seeds of the Future’, has recently culminated in the People’s Republic of China. Launched in collaboration with the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC), Huawei Tech Investment Saudi Arabia’s initiative aims to cultivate the Saudi ICT future leaders that will carry on the responsibility of the anticipated digital transformation, a key pillar of the Saudi vision.
During the two-week educational trip, the students visited facilities throughout Beijing, and received extensive training courses at Huawei’s state-of-the-art laboratory in Shenzhen, where they learned about ......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
Dubai-UAE: 25 May 2017: Family, food, culture and traditions are key elements that are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of trendsetting technology to prepare meals that healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Ramadan is the season whereby ......read more
Attributed to Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa
DUBAI, May 23, 2017: Smartphones are getting smarter every year. Today’s smartphone’s are no more bulky. They are slim, smaller and easy to carry around. The screen is crystal clear and it’s a pleasure to see pictures and watch movies. Some of the cameras in high-end phones are as powerful as a ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 17 May 2017: A home is a place where people want to feel good, safe, secure and relaxed. However in today’s fast paced and highly complex world, time is a luxury that many individuals do not have much of especially when it relates to daily household activities. Many of these people end up spending more money hiring outside help or perhaps even eat our and prolong cleaning ......read more
Latest Smart TV Platform Earns Prestigious CC International Security Certification for its Ability to Provide Superior Privacy Protection
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: LG’s webOS 3.5 smart TV platform was recognized with a Common Criteria (CC) certification for its enhanced Application Security Solution Ver-sion 1.0 software. By snagging another internationally-recognized security ......read more
MENA’s leading mother, baby and child e-commerce website to offer KSA customers a new and unique user interface, promotions and localised delivery
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10th May 2017: MENA’s largest bilingual mother, baby and child online retail platform, Mumzworld, will be delivering its 120,000 innovative and varied products from leading global and regional brands ......read more
Flagship Smartphone is the first to offer 18:9 FullVision display that supports both Dolby Vision and HDR 10
DUBAI, May 07, 2017: After the recent launch of the LG G6 across the Middle East and Africa markets, LG Electronics (LG) reveals that its newest flagship smartphone has received great praise from users and reviewers in the region, thanks to its emphasis on the fundamentals, ......read more
The Middle East & Africa region is a strategically important growth market for Sony Mobile
Xperia XZ Premium, winner of several top industry awards including ‘Best Smartphone at MWC 2017’, leads innovation push
Dubai, UAE, May 6, 2017: Sony Mobile Communications has shown strong global financial performance by reporting a profit of 10.2 Billion Yen (US$ 91 Million) ......read more
SAP Announces SAR 285 Million Saudi Investment Plan to Support Saudi Vision 2030;
Establishment of Public Cloud Data Center in the Kingdom Fuels Faster Business Services and Stronger Competitiveness
RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – 4 May 2017 – Witnessed by His Majesty King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, and German Chancellor, Angela ......read more
LG Electronics Sees 10 Percent Jump in Sales and Highest Operating Income Since 2009
Dubai, UAE - Apr. 27, 2017: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced first-quarter 2017 revenue of KRW 14.66 trillion (USD 12.70 billion), an increase of 9.7 percent from the same period last year. LG nearly doubled its operating income to KRW 921.5 billion (USD 798.3 million) with the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2017: Global Innovations, a leading provider of automation solution for the travel and tourism trade starts with success during the Arabian Travel Market 2017 First Day Exhibition, the market leading, international travel & tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East
Tourism destinations from around the world showcase a diverse range ......read more
Dubai. UAE, April 20, 2017: The access control market in Saudi Arabia is witnessing rapid growth as governments and large enterprises increase investments in securing smart infrastructure projects and aim to create smart connected environments. The Kingdom’s access control market is forecast to reach US$1.2 billion by 2020, according ‘Saudi Arabia Access Control Systems Market ......read more
Industry experts gather to discuss business strategies in the age of cyber-crime
Riyadh, April 18, 2017 – The 4th edition of Kingdom Cyber Security Meeting kicked off today at the Mövenpick Hotel Riyadh. The two-day event will feature more than 30 speakers that will be addressing aspects related to critical infrastructure protection, advanced persistent threat prevention, securing ......read more
The HIT® solar panel’s low-temperature coefficient provides high-efficiency even in intense heat
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 16, 2017
One of the highest efficiency solar panels in the world will be displayed Saudi Arabia Renewable Energy Investment Forum (SAREIF) 2017 by Al AbdulKarim Holding with Panasonic. Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF), in collaboration with ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 13 April 2017 – LG Electronics (LG) introduced its new line-up of OLED signage at its inaugural LG Signage Design Summit last night. Featuring the open-frame OLED signage, the 88-inch Ultra-Stretch display and the In-Glass wallpaper OLED, the new collection of display products is now set to transform the once static commercial design industry into a visually dynamic and highly ......read more
Third major release for Windows 10 designed to unleash a new wave of creativity for everyone
Riyadh, April 10th, 2017: Microsoft announced that the Windows 10 Creators Update will be available to users in Saudi Arabia starting from April 11th. The Windows 10 Creators Update is the third major release for Windows 10, and will unveil the next wave of innovation on the world’s most widely ......read more
Over 180 media & influencers from Middle East & Africa could shoot their first Super slow motion video during #Xperia960 event.
Xperia XZ Premium will be available across the region at the end of May and will be priced in a range of AED 2600-2800.
Dubai, 11th April 2017: Sony Mobile Communications MEA showcased its latest award-winning smartphone, Xperia XZ Premium, for ......read more
Saudi Arabia is one of the biggest regional markets that embraces digital transformation and opens up to cloud computing
Dubai, UAE - April 10, 2017: Yvolv, a JV company by Alibaba Cloud and Meraas has signed a strategic partnership agreement with DOITC, IT integrator in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and multidimensional IT service provider. In order to support the country’s digital ......read more
The flagship smartphone featuring bold new screen aspect ratio, ergonomic excellence, minimalist design, and superb durability will be available across the UAE for AED 2,599/-
Dubai, April 9, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) today launched its flagship G6 smartphone in the United Arab Emirates. LG’s newest smartphone features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic ......read more
Saudi Arabia, April 9, 2017 – In line with Saudi Vision 2030 to equip young Saudi men and women for future careers, Deloitte collaborated with the University of Business and Technology (UBT) in Saudi Arabia, on creating a program to bring professional and technical skills to university students and support their employment prospects, personal growth and leadership development.
The ......read more
As Europe’s fastest growing brand, Beko looks to gain market share and become one of the top three brands in the country
KSA, March 29th 2017: Following the opening of its first fully branded showroom in Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Beko announced its plans to expand further into the country in 2017, by enlarging its product portfolio to cover all home appliances and ......read more
HKT (SEHK: 6823) – HONG KONG, March 28, 2017 – PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, has signed an agreement with SAP Mobile Services now SAP Digital Interconnect to merge their respective Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX) domains into a single IPX domain. The agreement signifies the creation of a ......read more
March 28, 2017: Thames Water is the largest water and wastewater service provider in the UK with in excess of 15 million customers. In partnership with the eight2o alliance, Thames Water initiated a project to manage all of its asset information created in the current AMP6 cycle, the UK government’s process of tendering asset management contracts to private firms to maintain the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: TechAccess, the leading value added distributor in the Middle East, North Africa, LEVANT, Pakistan and Afghanistan held a sales and pre-sales training session in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for partners of data management vendor, Commvault. The training was designed to educate partners in how to transform customers’ data into powerful and strategic assets with ......read more
Dubai, UAE – March 21, 2017: Recent reports have branded the Middle East a magnet for some of the world’s most damaging cyber-attacks . Saudi Arabia, in particular, has been subject to a slew of damaging breaches, and just last month the nation’s authorities issued an alert for renewed attacks from the 2012 virus that crippled 35,000 computers at oil giant Saudi Aramco. In ......read more
Cyber-shot HX350 features ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* lens with 50x optical zoom and 100x Clear Image Zoom for awesome close-ups
Riyadh: Sony Middle East and Africa brings to the country the latest Cyber-shot™ HX350 high-zoom camera great for expansive landscapes to exotic wildlife and family portraits.
With a mix of easy-to-use features and DSLR-inspired styling, the new ......read more
Saudi Xerox is providing an open platform for customer and employee communication
Riyadh, KSA – 13 March 2017 – Saudi Xerox Limited (SXL), the regional leader in Business Services Sector, has launched the ‘We Care’ campaign in KSA along with key Xerox shareholder representatives. The campaign will provide a platform where customers and employees can voice their ......read more
Riyadh, March 2017: SAMENA Telecommunications Council has announced that, in collaboration with Saudi Arabia's Communication & Information Technology Commission (CITC), a regional regulatory conference will be held in Riyadh on 12thApril, 2017. Both SAMENA Council and CITC have centered the agenda of the regulatory conference on regional digital transformation and on fostering the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 9, 2017: It's with great pleasure that we announce the official support of Smart Dubai, Dubai Police and the National Cyber Security Center KSA , reaffirming the position of the event as market leaders in the IT security and IoT space.
What's more, this year's exciting edition will host a number of new initiatives to benefit you as a participant: ......read more
Available at LG’s brand shop in Dubai Mall, the LG TWINWashTM is all about efficiency and convenience, helping users wash two separate loads at the same time
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 1, 2017: Shifting the nation’s washing paradigm, LG Electronics (LG) has launched its revolutionary front-load TWINWash™ washing machine in the UAE. This ultimate laundry system ......read more
Flagship Smartphone Features Bold New Screen Aspect Ratio, Ergonomic Excellence, Minimalist Design and Superb Durability
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled the G6 smartphone, the newest smartphone that features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic viewing experience, exceptional screen to body ratio, wide angle camera and more. De-signed in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 February 2017: The GCC is on course to rapidly evolve into one of the most sustainable and technologically advanced regions in the world due to smart technology, and given this trajectory, there is anxiety that people would become more overwhelmed with keeping up with technology and neglect their personal relationships. However, if used correctly, smart technology ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: Zain Saudi Arabia and Ericsson signed a Memorandum of understanding to collaborate in enabling next generation hyperscale data centers based on the latest technology available with the highest degree of automation in orchestration and management. The MoU was signed by Mr. Peter Kaliaropoulos , CEO of Zain Saudi Arabia and Ali Eid, Head of Ericsson ......read more
LogRhythm cements regional footprint through locally based cyber security teams, and enhanced customer support and partner training
Cyber crime is hitting headlines in the Middle East and Africa like never before with prominent organisations across the region suffering high profile, damaging breaches. In response to growing cyber security needs, and to support the region’s organisations ......read more
While security is everyone’s responsibility, it’s not always easy to get right. Our “Security Best Practices” blog series will provide simple tips that enable users to improve their online security. These articles aren’t for pros, but for those trying to get their basics down.
Even the most sophisticated cyber attacks can begin with a relatively simple email ......read more
Beating the record by a milestone, Huawei used the Mate 9 to capture the most selfies taken in three minutes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 10 January 2017: Today, at The Palace Downtown Dubai, Huawei broke the Guinness World Record for the most selfies taken with different people in three minutes. The image featuring 160 participants was captured using the Huawei Mate 9 with ......read more
IT analytics solution helps the agency to empower its workforce and keep the Council of Ministers up-to-date with accurate information
KSA- January 9, 2017: As an independent entity of the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, Saudi Geological Survey (SGS) has a mandate to explore the country’s rich mineral deposits, map key development sites and conduct a variety of ......read more
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 9th January, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that the King Abdulaziz University has been signed as a Red Hat Academy Partner in Saudi Arabia. Red Hat® Academy is an open source education program that provides turnkey curriculum materials for educational programs in high schools ......read more
Dell EMC also secured the second position in the survey across all businesses in the Kingdom
Riyadh, December 29, 2016: Dell EMC announced that it has been recognized as one of the top places to work in Saudi Arabia by the Great Place to Work® Institute, a global research and management consultancy. With over 100 companies contending for this honour across the Kingdom, Dell EMC ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 27, 2016: honor, the world’s number one smartphone e-brand from Huawei, has recorded solid growth over 2016 and has established itself as a truly global player in the smartphone industry in just 3 years. Underpinned by an unwavering commitment to innovation and quality, Honor’s footprint has increased considerably in the space of just three years to span 74 ......read more
With 8 million transactions a day, the product touches almost 400 million subscriptions every month
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 22nd, 2016: mCarbon, India’ leading mobile technology service provider, is the largest supplier of airtime advance and credit in the world and has established itself as a clear leader in the space. The company is looking at expanding into Saudi Arabia ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 21, 2016: Designed for digital natives with a unique, strong sense of style, the honor 8 stands out from the crowd. Here is a list of reasons why this beautiful device is high on tech lust lists.
1. Beautiful exterior design: The 3D grate design has been created with a resilient two-sided 2.5D, 15 layer glass body, which reflects light ......read more
Khobar, 20 December, 2016: Sage, the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems, together with Sage’s exclusive distributor in Saudi Arabia, Josor, today signed a contract for the implementation of the Business Management Solution for enterprise sized businesses Sage X3 with Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Centre (Wa'ed). ......read more
Bab Rizq Jameel and Oracle sign MOU in Support of Vision 2030 to give entrepreneurs at 2nd MIT Enterprise Forum training in digital solutions and mentorship
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 07 December 2016: Oracle Saudi Arabia has signed an MoU with Bab Rizq Jameel, part of Community Jameel to support the 2nd Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Enterprise Forum startup competition in Saudi ......read more
The newest addition to the Mate Series takes #AStepAhead to deliver a revolutionary Android experience
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2016: Last night at the Westin Mina Seyahi Hotel, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) revealed their latest Flagship device, the long-awaited Huawei Mate 9. Dubai became the second city globally for the Huawei Consumer Group to launch the new flagship device ......read more
Swisslog strengthens its position in the Kingdom’s automated warehousing industry
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. November 29, 2016: Swisslog, a leading automation expert for robot-based and data-driven intralogistic solutions, strengthened its commitment to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) by participating for the first time as a launch partner at Materials Handling Saudi ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 24, 2016 – As part of its plans to attract Saudi talent and support the Kingdom’s 2030 vision, Huawei Tech Investment Saudi Arabia is hosting a two-day recruitment drive on 23-24 November at the Engineering Faculty of King Saud University, in Riyadh.
Held under the theme “Grow Together”, the 2-day event is in line with Huawei’s ......read more
The world’s biggest online sale set to create regional record on SOUQ.com platform
Buy 1 get 1 free on selected online shopping sale with more than 5000 deals
Dubai, UAE, November 9, 2016: As the online shopping world gears up for the annual ‘Single’s Day’, the most lucrative online shopping event in the world, the region’s largest online retail ......read more
Leading global ICT solutions provider participates the third edition of 3rd Quality & Excellence Best Practice Forum
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 9, 2016 – Huawei Tech Investment Saudi Arabia Company reiterated its commitment to quality and excellence in the Saudi market, during its participation at the third edition of Quality & Excellence Best Practice Forum, an event ......read more
Riyadh, KSA, November 9, 2016: TechAccess, the leading value-added distributor in the Middle East, North Africa, Levant, Pakistan and Afghanistan is sharpening its focus on Saudi Arabia and is encouraging its partner community to advance their skills by taking advantage of its fully equipped Partner HUB. TechAccess’ dedicated Partner HUB located in Riyadh, is the distributors efforts to ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 8 November, 2016: RSA® Conference (http://www.rsaconference.com/), the world’s leading information security conference and exposition, today announced pre-conference activities, to take place on November 14th at RSA Conference 2016® Abu Dhabi. The pre-conference agenda will be comprised of an exciting Learning Lab that is based on a cyber-crisis live ......read more