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Data protection 2.0
With the European Union’s long-awaited privacy laws now in force, Joao Sousa from global telecoms, media and digital advisory and investment firm, Delta Partners, discusses the impact on the TMD industry
Data consumption in MEA region to double within five years: GlobalData
The average monthly data consumption for Africa and the Middle East is set to increase from 2.3Gb per month in 2017 to 4.6Gb per month by 2022
Artificial Intelligence to add $182 billion to UAE Economy by 2035, Accenture Research Shows
Financial services, healthcare, and transport and storage industries likely to see the biggest gains
Cenerva announces global training deal to tackle regulatory issues in emerging markets
Courses are designed to help regulators in Africa, Central America, Middle East, Asia, and the Caribbean
27 million Iranian cellular subscribers are without smartphones
Country plans to have two million fibre-optic ports by end 2018
RIPE NCC and Kuwait TRA join hands for training
RIPE NCC & Kuwait Telecommunications Regulatory Authority organise training programme to build IPv6 Capacity in Kuwait
Huawei says Shukran to its customers this Ramadan
Huawei gives thanks to its users across the region and encourages people to recognise those they are most grateful to this Ramadan
Etisalat partners with GSMA for Mobile 360 Series – MENA Conference
The regional platform is designed to attract global telecom leaders
Dentons advises Virgin Mobile Middle East on pre-IPO convertible Sukuk
Virgin is seeking funds to support growth and expansion