Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – November 19, 2018: The new Huawei custom operating system comes with the all-new gesture navigation mode. So how does this improve upon the already stellar FullView user experience?
Effective One-Handed Operation
In times of travel and transportation, everyone knows the value of a smartphone in helping to have a good time. A thumb’s usually good enough for normal browsing, but at times you’ll want to switch things up and use other apps—then it dawns on you: you’re having a hard time reaching the navigation bar with that finger, while holding on to their other hand with a cup of coffee that's hard to control. But in the all-new gesture navigation mode, you can easily swipe from the edges of the screen towards the center to get around the device, allowing you ......read more
More than two million deals on products from leading brands
Souq empowers over 14,000 sellers and local brand across the region to succeed this White Friday
Local and global brands go on sale from 20 to 24 November with up to 70%
More deals than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and more
15 November 2018: SOUQ.com brought White Friday to UAE in 2014 and is today announcing the return of its biggest online shopping event, with more deals than ever. From the 20th to the 24th November, customers across the GCC and Egypt can choose from more than two million deals and offers, with discounts of up to 70% available.
This year’s White Friday will be the biggest event ever, offering more than two million deals on the widest variety of ......read more
14th November, 2018: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, won the first place prize of the prestigious King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award. This announcement was made during the illustrious annual Award Gala which took place Monday 12th of November at Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh.
Huawei was honored for its excellent sustainability practices and responsible competitiveness leadership, as well as its exceptional management capabilities and innovative social and environmental initiatives.
Launched in 2008, the King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award is the first and only award focused on responsible competitiveness and corporate responsibility in the Kingdom, and Huawei is the first ICT company to win first place ......read more
Huawei's mobile platforms available in Kingdom's major cities to users to experience the smartphones prior to purchasing
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia November 14, 2018: In order to provide more live experiences before purchasing, Huawei Saudi Arabia went around between major cities in the Kingdom showcasing the latest products of its new HUAWEI Mate20 Series. Huawei plans to bring the phone closer to its customers so they can use it through mobile platforms during the month of November, which include retail outlets such as the Red Sea Mall in Jeddah, Granada Mall in Riyadh and Al Rashid Mall in Dammam.
Mr. Pablo Ning, Vice President of Huawei Saudi Arabia, said: "Customers are looking for technical details through media or online. However, it is very rare to see them use the device, test it and have a full ......read more
KSA; November 8, 2018: Epson, a market leader in printing and imaging solutions, is championing Saudi businesses to ‘Make the Switch’ to inkjet printing, an energy saving printing option in line with Saudi Vision 2030 commitment to environment.
Epson is currently showcasing its market leading business solutions in Jeddah, Riyadh and Al Khobbar. Products on display include:
WorkForce Enterprise WF-C20590 D4TWF, the superfast 100ipm colour A3 business MFP. Visitors can also experience WF-C869RD3TWFC, WF-C5790 DWF and WF-M5799
EB 1470 UI laser Ultra Short Throw wireless interactive projector with Full HD Resolution and White and Colour brightness of 4,000 lumens
SureColor SC-T5100 printer that allows users to print technical and CAD drawings in detail up to 36”
Jason Whiley, ......read more
Mazen Pharaon to lead Deloitte Digital Center in Riyadh
Saudi Arabia, November 01, 2018: Deloitte has appointed Mazen Pharaon as the Leader of the Deloitte Digital Center (DDC) in Riyadh. Mazen will lead the DDC’s full-range of Digital services for clients in the region, which also include the development of the DDC’s digitally focused talent initiative.
Mazen, a Saudi Arabian technology expert, has over 20 years’ experience accumulating and evolving from previous assignments as Chief Technology Officer and other strategic IT management roles in major banks and other financial institutions across the Middle East and in Saudi Arabia. He will lead the Deloitte Digital Center in driving strategic services that create effective courses of action, and experiences to leverage disruptive innovations and ......read more
Space Grill – The World’s Best Full Size and Indoor Certified Fold-Away BBQ Launches in the Middle East
October 27, 2018: With many of us Dubai and GCC residents enjoying apartment living, the award-winning Space Grill is an amazing new-to-the-region cooking solution for those who enjoy a little al-fresco balcony dining but don’t have the space for a full-sized BBQ. Developed as the ultimate outdoor cooking solution, Space Grill is your perfect, fold-away BBQ for those with limited outdoor space. Whether you have a smaller garden, a compact terrace area or balcony, you can now enjoy the delightful aroma and overall enjoyment that a BBQ brings.
As the adage goes, necessity is the mother of invention. Founder and inventor of award winning Space Grill, Ryan Martin, tried to find such a ......read more
3rd October 2018: Shaker Group, the sole distributor for LG Air Conditioners in Saudi Arabia, has inaugurated the expansion and advancement of its integrated LG Air Conditioning Academy. The Academy, funded by LG Air Conditioners, was announced at Shaker's premises in Riyadh and attended by LG & Shaker top management and representatives.
The Academy embraces a wide range of LG Commercial Air Conditioning solutions demonstrating pre-sales solutions with the ultimate goal of providing industry-leading after-sales services.
Mr. Azzam Saud Almudaiheem, Chief Executive Officer at Shaker Group, commented:
"The launch of the Academy establishes the parallel strategic directions of Shaker & LG as they endeavor to provide the best Product Knowledge and education about advanced technologies in LG Air ......read more
Ring and Al Jammaz host roadshow in Riyadh and Jeddah to promote home security and share Ring’s innovative home security products and solutions
September 26, 2018: Ring, a leader in in neighbourhood security together with Al Jammaz Distribution, the leading Saudi based Value-Added Distributor, announced they have embarked on a two-city roadshow in Riyadh and Jeddah, to promote Ring’s innovative home security products and solutions and share insights into the importance of home security with its partners in the Kingdom.
“Ring believes in keeping homes and communities safe rather than just comfortable and we hope to change the way home owners view security by keeping an eye on their family and property, even when they can't. The Ring roadshow is an important and exciting component of our ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – September 11, 2018 – Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) today announced that it has sold 10 million units of HUAWEI P20 Pro and HUAWEI P20 in the first five months, empowering photography enthusiasts globally to take stunning photos with their smartphones. This remarkable milestone is testament to global consumers’ confidence in the Huawei brand, and the innovative technology that Huawei has engineered for its photography-centric line of flagship devices. Huawei’s latest flagship devices sold very well in key markets such as China and Western Europe, where they are performing significantly better than their predecessors.
“We are humbled by the reception of our latest flagships among global consumers. By going above the 10-million mark, we have again set ourselves a high bar to ......read more
Starting today, customers in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Oman can buy Kindle devices from SOUQ.com, including the bestselling Kindle Paperwhite and our most advanced e-reader—Kindle Oasis
With Kindle, readers have access to the world’s best eBook selection on Amazon.com, including over one million titles in English, Arabic, French and Hindi, including over 12,000 Arabic-language Kindle books from leading authors
August 28, 2018: Amazon and SOUQ.com today announced customers in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait and Oman can shop the latest Kindle devices, including the bestselling Kindle Paperwhite and our most advanced e-reader, Kindle Oasis, now on SOUQ.com (https://uae.souq.com/ae-en/ae-kindle/c).
“We are delighted to make books more accessible by bringing the ......read more
The Trend Micro Saudi Academy for Cybersecurity Program is seen to boost the government’s efforts to strengthen its cybersecurity infrastructure
August 26, 2018: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, is taking up the cudgels to support Saudi Arabia’s efforts on enhancing the security of the Kingdom’s ICT infrastructure. With the launch of the Trend Micro Saudi Academy for Cybersecurity, offered exclusively for Saudi nationals, the company aims to address the shortage of local expertise needed to keep KSA’s digital space secure.
The cybersecurity workforce shortfall remains a top concern for governments and organizations not only in KSA and the rest of the Middle East, but across the world as well. The gap between supply and demand in cybersecurity ......read more
Introduces the first batch of certified Female Data Scientists in the Kingdom through the adoption of Dell EMC Data Science and Big Data Analytics Curriculum
Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University partners with Dell EMC to train and certify top talented females on open technologies such as Data Science & Big Data Analytics, Cloud computing and virtualization
The university successfully trained and certified 57 female Data science and big data analytics students on Dell EMC technologies and infrastructure
An additional 103 students certified in Cloud Infrastructure
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 08, 2018:
In alignment with the Saudi Vision 2030 to promote a knowledge-based economy, Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University, the pioneering and largest ......read more
New solutions key to supporting GACA’s transformation of 26 airports
JEDDAH – 7 August 2018: Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has selected global IT provider SITA to support the modernization of the country’s biggest airports, implementing a sweeping transformation of airport and communication technology across 26 airports. The new implementation marks another major milestone in the decade-long partnership between GACA and SITA.
The new technology is vital to improving the overall passenger experience while preparing the airports for an expected surge in passenger numbers over the next few years. Passenger traffic across all Saudi airports climbed to 92-million in 2017, a 7.7% increase compared with the previous year.
H.E. Abdulhakim bin Muhammad Al-Tamimi, ......read more
Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer with robust Q2 performance
August 5, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) today announced its business results for the first half of 2018. The company reported solid growth, with global smartphone shipments at 95+ million units*. According to IDC, Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer in Q2 with the global market share of 15.8%.
Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group, said, “The past six months have been incredible for Huawei CBG, marked by robust growth of our business across all markets and product lines. Our success is owed to our commitment to innovation and, most importantly, our customers. Moving forward, Huawei will remain focused on continually ......read more
Author: Network Protection Security Labs, Attack Investigation Team
Summary: Active attack group is eager to make use of available tools, research, and the work of other threat actors.
July 25, 2018: Symantec has uncovered the operations of a threat actor named Leafminer that is targeting a broad list of government organizations and business verticals in various regions in the Middle East since at least early 2017. The group tends to adapt publicly available techniques and tools for their attacks and experiments with published proof-of-concept exploits. Leafminer attempts to infiltrate target networks through various means of intrusion: watering hole websites, vulnerability scans of network services on the internet, and brute-force/dictionary login attempts. The actor’s post-compromise toolkit suggests that ......read more
Hundreds of new and quirky products now on Interesting Finds
July 25, 2018: SOUQ.com has announced the launch of its new “Interesting Finds” store which will make your search for the perfect gift forever easier. Customers can now easily access hundreds of new, interesting and trendy products including toys, home decor, accessories, and much more.
Interesting Finds curates the new and interesting items available on SOUQ.com into fun-to-scroll-through, collage-style lists; making gift giving fun and exciting.
Users can shop these quirky gifts with a touch of a finger directly from the SOUQ website or mobile app for Android & IOS.
Register online or connect with SOUQ on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Snapchat to learn more about our interesting finds and keep up with the latest ......read more
Hisense expands its product portfolio and brings a round of exciting prizes to be won as official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
Further to its dynamic competitions and offers prior to the World Cup, Hisense gave away 4 winners each semi-final tickets + AED 10,000 Cash*, a 65-inch Hisense ULED TV, a 55-inch Hisense ULED TV and to 8 lucky winners group tickets to the monumental event
The brand hosted a roadshow at Central Galleria, Mall of the Emirates, from the 1st to 10th of July with interactive games to play and great prizes were won
July 22, 2018: Hisense, one of China’s largest consumer electronics companies, adds to its product portfolio and brings new and exciting offers to the streets as the Official Sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. In the spirit of football ......read more
Powered by Dual front camera (24MP+2MP) and new f/2.0 wide aperture lens, HUAWEI nova 3 series promises Artificial Intelligence selfies
July 19, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), the global smartphone giant, has announced the launch of its new HUAWEI nova 3 and HUAWEI nova 3i in the UAE. Both smartphones are powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its overall functioning and camera features. With dual front camera (24MP+2MP), users can expect the best-in-technology ‘selfie’ that a smartphone can offer.
HUAWEI nova 3 series was initially designed with the younger and trendier consumers in mind, for whom a smartphone is not just part of their lifestyle but also represents their personal style. The series is designed to offer an AI-enhanced lifestyle, which includes a huge focus on an outstanding selfie ......read more
The LG G7 smartphone is the all-round cutting-edge smartphone with a brighter display, superior camera, precision audio and a host of AI functions that set it above the competition
Dubai, UAE, July 08, 2018: Following a successful rollout of the latest LG G7 ThinQ+ smartphone in South Korea, the Americas and Europe, LG has now launched its premium flagship smartphone in the GCC. The LG G7 ThinQ+ marks LG’s first G-series flagship phone with AI capabilities built-in, redefining how ‘smart’ a smartphone can be. The latest smartphone also comes with a host of new features and upgrades.
Qualcomm’s fastest Snapdragon 845 mobile platform gives the LG G7 ThinQ+ the computing power for its advanced AI functions, which starts with its innovative AI CAM. The new LG G7 ThinQ+ comes with a redesigned wide-angle ......read more
ESET – a global leader in information security software – has been recognized as a ‘Leader’ in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites, Q2 2018 report. The prestigious report assessed 15 of the most significant security vendors, including their ability to prevent, detect and remediate endpoint threats, with ESET emerging as one of the leaders.
In reviewing the overall market, the authors stated that Forrester survey data shows that “IT environment complexity”, was “the most frequently cited challenging issue” by enterprise respondents, and that, “Buyers want an endpoint security suite that consolidates capabilities and minimizes complexity when possible.” The report also states in ESET’s profile that; “Overall, ESET is best for enterprises looking for ......read more
July 01, 2018: When you are on one of your midnight fast food runs with your friends, you better not forget your house keys, nor your HUAWEI P20 Pro.
A camera which works like a literal pupil, shifting with different exposures, the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s lens adapt to every landscape, in attempts to capture the most idyllic of shots. We tested out the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s camera against the city scape of Dubai at night, and it’s safe to say that the sought-after smartphone is a clear winner in our eyes.
The issue of tackling night time shots has plagued the minds of smartphone manufacturers for long, and it has been the root cause of pixilated, greyish night-time imagery. But worries be gone! The HUAWEI P20 Pro eliminates all the challenges about night time photography and crystalizes all the elements ......read more
Canon Middle East and Ali Zaid Al Quraishi & Brothers formally establish Canon Saudi Arabia to support growing demand for business solutions
Saudi Arabia, June 6, 2018: Canon Middle East (CME), a provider of imaging technologies and services, today announced that it is expanding its regional presence by establishing direct operations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The announcement came during a signing ceremony between CME and Ali Zaid Al Quraishi & Brothers to formally establish Canon Saudi Arabia, which will become the largest regional direct presence for CME.
Canon Saudi Arabia will operate from Riyadh, and with an additional two branches in Jeddah and Khobar, will be become the company’s largest entity in the region. With over 300 employees by 2020, Canon Saudi Arabia will directly ......read more
Company to promote & distribute ESET’s Endpoint Protection; Data Protection & Technology Alliances
Saudi Arabia, June 03, 2018: Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co announced a partnership with IT security solutions provider ESET to promote and distribute ESET’s Endpoint Protection; Data Protection and Technology Alliances to meet the growing customer demand among businesses in Saudi Arabia. The addition of ESET solutions to its portfolio will further strengthen the distributor’s market presence in the country.
The signing ceremony, held at Novotel Riyadh Al Anoud Hotel, Riyadh, KSA, featured three sessions. The ‘ESET Endpoint Protection’ discussed ESET’s multilayered and cloud augmented malware protection system and multi-layered protection, along with the MSP program. ......read more
Company aims to expand presence in growing Saudi Arabian security industry
IP video surveillance segment plays key role in achieving goals of Saudi Vision 2030
April 22, 2018 — Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, and operations, is set to highlight its premier solutions addressing the evolving physical and cyber threats in the Middle East region at the upcoming second edition of Intersec Saudi Arabia, which will be held at the Jeddah Center for Forums and Events in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) from April 24 to 26, 2018. The Genetec booth will be located at Stand #A27.
For the second year in a row, Genetec will attend the biggest trade fair for safety, security, and fire protection in the KSA, and will demonstrate its security, intelligence, and ......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
Aim to develop technical skills among Saudi instructors who are catalysts to sharing advanced mobile maintenance training with trainees
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 7, 2016: Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has presented 10 Saudi Technical and Vocation Training Corporation (TVTC) instructors with certification for advanced ......read more
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Daily Flash Sale
Products up to 90% off on www.HonorArabia.com at 11 a.m. every day from 27th October to 6th November, 2016.
Honor 8 ......read more
Innovative HP Sure View technology helps combat visual hacking, extends company’s leadership in security
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: HP Inc. today unveiled the world’s only PCs with integrated privacy screens . HP Sure View, a new option on the HP EliteBook 1040 and HP EliteBook 840, helps protect against visual hacking with the press of a single button. ......read more
Maiden participation in GITEX helps the company identify new partners and brands
Saudi Arabia, October 24, 2016: Riyadh-based UNICOM Group, a leading organization in the ICT, Information Technology, and Mobility fields, is set to take its solutions and products to the Middle East and Africa markets, with a strong focus on distribution and mobility brands.
The group is confident of ......read more
Making Powerful home networks more intuitive and user-friendly
Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2016: TP-Link®, a leading global provider of consumer and business networking products, announced the release of the TL-WPA8730 KIT, which is the latest in a robust line-up of powerline solutions that allow users to easily create expansive, high-speed home networks that meet their rapidly ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2016: Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a leader in data protection and information management, today announced an agreement with Saudi Telecom Company (STC), to deliver a Backup-as-a-Service solution, utilising the STC cloud environment. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) agreement, was signed today at GITEX, to collaborate on solutions targeting public sector and small ......read more
Grocery delivery in as fast as 30 minutes*
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2016: SOUQ.com, the largest online marketplace platform in the region today announced its investment in InstaShop, a hyperlocal online grocery ordering app. Through this investment SOUQ.com has taken a significant stake in the company as a strategic investor with a view to further expand its offering in the fast growing ......read more
Strong presence at GITEX Technology Week
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: Riyadh-based UNICOM Group, a leading organization in the ICT, Information Technology, and Mobility domains, has announced a major expansion strategy for its distribution arm and is highlighting its strengths and expertise at GITEX Technology Week Dubai (Stand C7-30), as it gears to expand its operations in GCC ......read more
Latest convertible, laptop and all-in-one raise the bar in design, quality and performance
• Bolsters premium PC portfolio with focus on design, quality and performance.
• Thin and light laptops with longer battery life exude quality materials and features.
• Stunning all-in-one and display ......read more
New film from honor goes behind the camera with Brooklyn Beckham and celebrates his individuality and creativity
The aspiring photographer is seen using honor 8’s dual lens camera to capture images around London
Dubai, UAE, October 12, 2016: honor recently launched its new flagship smartphone at an exclusive launch event at the California Academy of Sciences in San ......read more