Saudi Arabia

Is technology, big data Saudi Arabia’s new oil?
Riyadh Muawad, STC’s senior vice president of enterprise at telecoms operator STC, outlines how the kingdom’s Vision 2030 plans are increasing investment opportunities in the digital economy
ITC and Sofrecom partnership to deploy fibre network in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Main achievements and ambitions two years after partnership announcement
Global AI Summit set to become international focus
 for Artificial Intelligence
Summit will take place in Riyadh 30-31 March 2020, event is set to become the world’s leading forum for AI knowledge exchange
Honeywell hosts decision makers to help drive digital transformation of Saudi Arabia's buildings and cities
IIoT is a growing priority with 65% of Saudi Arabia and UAE organisations in the buildings and cities sector citing it as critical to business operations
Saudi Arabian HyperPay plans to expand in the MENA region
This is according to Zawya chairman Abdullah Altamami.
Ericsson says the MEA region will have 60 million 5G subscriptions by 2024
Saudi Arabia and the UAE will make up the majority of these subscriptions.
Zain KSA launches the region's largest 5G network
This is the group's second 5G network following its launch in Kuwait.
The GCC's phone shipments total 6.5 million units in the second quarter
This is a growth of 11.5 per cent compared to last year.