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UAE among world's most competitive ICT markets - new report
Data comes from International Telecommunication Union.
Airbus may be best known for its planes. But its Secure Land Communications division is just as innovative, says Selim Bouri. Here, he discusses how critical communications work.
VIDEO: An introduction to Airbus Secure Land Communications
Airbus may be best known for its planes. But its Secure Land Communications division is just as innovative, says Selim Bouri. The next task: continuing to improve – and getting the word out.
Dubai launches new app to keep students safe on their way to school
DTC School Bus has been launched to enable Dubai parents to track the movement of their children's journey to and from school.
First Emirati-built satellite to launch on October 29
KhalifaSat, the first satellite fully built in the UAE by a team of Emirati engineers, will head into orbit at the end of October.
At telcos of the future, why not work with a bot?
Helen Poitevin explains how CIOs can shape a future of work in which most workforces include machines.
Coming soon to Oman: 5G
TRA, operators form team to prepare for roll-out.
Can blockchain digitally empower Africa?
New report from Liquid Telecom highlights potential and pitfalls. Also: a new digital service to allow unbanked people to pay for all their utilities at once.
The future of blockchain and telcos
What does the future look like for telcos? Think blockchain, blockchain, and more blockchain, claims Cedric DIB.
Creating differentiated business models: perspectives on 5G in telecommunications
There is substantial potential in industry digitalisation for society, business, and ICT players alike by way of 5G adoption and integration, says Ericsson's Chafic Traboulsi.