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Kuwait's Zain mulls sale of transmitter towers
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Kuwait's Zain mulls sale of transmitter towers

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 1:36 PM

Telecom operator says it has appointed advisors to study potential sale in some of its markets

Vodafone Qatar ordered to remove ads deemed ‘misleading’ by regulator
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Vodafone Qatar ordered to remove ads deemed ‘misleading’ by regulator

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 11:44 AM

Telco plans to appeal decision by Communications Regulatory Authority that '3 months free' promotion was inaccurate.

Zain Saudi gets regulator nod for second capital cut
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Zain Saudi gets regulator nod for second capital cut

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 5:47 PM

Move comes as telecom operator is yet to make a quarterly profit since launching service in 2008

Microsoft sees 10% slump in Q4 profits as PC sales fall
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Microsoft sees 10% slump in Q4 profits as PC sales fall

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 12:24 PM

Software titan hits analysts’ projections, disappoints bulls

Kuwait's Zain says Iraq court rejects $4.5bn claim against firm
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Kuwait's Zain says Iraq court rejects $4.5bn claim against firm

Monday, 26 January 2015 4:55 PM

Claim is related to Zain's acquisition of an Iraqi telecom operator in 2007

Turkish court orders Facebook to block pages insulting Mohammad
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Turkish court orders Facebook to block pages insulting Mohammad

Monday, 26 January 2015 4:16 PM

Latest move to crackdown on material seen as offending religious sensibilities in the largely Muslim nation

Malaysia Airlines website targeted by hackers
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Malaysia Airlines website targeted by hackers

Monday, 26 January 2015 11:29 AM

Homepage currently shows a photograph of a lizard in a top hat and tuxedo, surrounded by the messages '404 - Plane Not Found'

Dubai airspace forced to shut down by unauthorised drones
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Dubai airspace forced to shut down by unauthorised drones

Saturday, 24 January 2015 1:58 AM

Air traffic over Dubai comes to a standstill for nearly an hour on Friday after hazards posed by unmanned aerial vehicles

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Zain Saudi reduces Q4 net loss on internet demand
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Zain Saudi reduces Q4 net loss on internet demand

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 6:48 PM

Telecoms operator has yet to make a quarterly profit since launching services in 2008

Saudi's Mobily swings to huge Q4 net loss
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Saudi's Mobily swings to huge Q4 net loss

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 6:38 PM

Saudi Arabia's No.2 telecom operator makes a net loss of more than $607m in three months to Dec 31

UAE's Drones for Good winner to be announced in Feb
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UAE's Drones for Good winner to be announced in Feb

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 2:19 PM

Competition to find practical uses for drones in everyday life has received more than 800 entries from around the world

DIC calls on tech developers
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DIC calls on tech developers

Tuesday, 20 January 2015 12:28 PM

A new competition will reward tech developers and entrepreneurs with cash prizes and start-up incubation opportunities

Saudi Telecom appoints Khalid bin Hussain Biyari as CEO
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Saudi Telecom appoints Khalid bin Hussain Biyari as CEO

Tuesday, 20 January 2015 12:24 PM

Biyari will assume his new role on April 27, according to a statement to Riyadh's bourse

Saudi Telecom posts 32% slump in Q4 net profit
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Saudi Telecom posts 32% slump in Q4 net profit

Monday, 19 January 2015 5:55 PM

Gulf's number 1 telco by market value says it will pay higher dividend despite drop in profits

Tinder app blocked by UAE's Etisalat
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Tinder app blocked by UAE's Etisalat

Monday, 19 January 2015 11:34 AM

Users have been blocked from accessing the matchmaking site's website to download the app


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