Gulf

UAE and Saudi Arabia set to launch digital currency for cross-border transactions
Collaboration between the UAE’s Central Bank and Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority.
UAE leads Middle East in AI adoption - new report
The United Arab Emirates is first in the region for adopting artificial intelligence technologies. So where do things go from here?
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is coming to the Gulf
The tech legend is set to speak at an event in Bahrain in February.
GCC smartphone demand up
IDC says shipments of smartphones to the countries of the Gulf are up for first time in more than 18 months.
In depth: The growing digital danger in the Gulf
Data security continues to be a pressing issue in the region, with many firms struggling to understand the threats and how best to safeguard against them.
5G myths must be dispelled if technology is to grow - new survey
Global demand for mobile data transmissions to grow by 40% year-on-year as 5G technology remains hot trend in the GCC, claims Bain & Company.
Is Oman the next data centre hub?
Equinix and Omantel think so - and are pouring in big bucks to prove it.
Offering video to the masses
Nigel Bruin talks about how operators can embrace video opportunity in the region