CommsMEA Critical analysis for telecommunications executives

Nokia completes acquisition of Comptel

Acquisition advances Nokia's strategy to build a standalone software business

Palo Alto Networks to form $20 M security venture fund

Fund will aim at companies with a cloud-based application approach

Experts stress on increased investments to support data explosion in Africa

Data centre demands in the region yet to be driven by OTT players

MTN to invest $295 million in Iran's telecom market

MTN's earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation for the year to December 2016 declined 13.2 percent

South African telco group aims to capitalise on the growth expected in Iran's broadband market

Batelco group's net profits decline 14%

Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa  Al Khalifa 2017 - Batelco Chairman

Despite an 8% decline over Q1 2016, EBITDA increased by 7% from the previous quarter

Cost reduction shows up as increased income for STC

The company operates through an integrated programme of digital transformation: Dr. Khaled H. Biyari

Group to distribute a total of $533 million in cash dividend for Q1 2017 Google Plus
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Business UAE unaffected by latest global cyberattacks

Petya is similar to the WannaCry ransomware that swept the world last month

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For the first time in living memory, the region’s telco sector is facing genuine threats to its dominance.

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Uber UAE bullish about the potential of a viable alternative to car ownership


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CommsMEA staff writer Data performance in Bahrain bounces back in Q2

Averages rose back to 23.4 Megabites per second

76 percent of UAE consumers are comfortable with an AI application responding to their query
CommsMEA staff writer UAE consumers prefer AI to human interaction

UAE's appetite for hyper-personalisation might be key to making AI mainstream

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CommsMEA staff writer Two thirds of airlines to operate connected aircraft by 2019

In-flight WiFi seems to have transitioned from being a luxury to a necessity



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