Qatar Airways has awarded SITA a US$30m five-year contract to build and maintain an advanced telecommunications network infrastructure, which will connect all of the airline's locations to its reservations system, creating a fully managed network environment
Sun Microsystems' former marketing manager for the Middle East and North Africa, Graham Porter, has joined Cisco in a role that will see him work closely with some of the networking vendor's key public sector accounts across the Gulf.
Public voting for this year's 'Bloggies' awards ends tomorrow. The five weblogs (or blogs) in the running for the competition's 'Best African or Middle Eastern Weblog' are My Marrakesh, Secret Dubai Diary, Healing Iraq, Dotty Rhino and Raising Yousuf, Unplugged.
Global investments solutions provider Advent Software has inked a new partnership with Saudi system integrator SISCOM in an effort to extend its reach in the Kingdom. Advent is also eyeing expansion in the rest of the region following the recent launch of an office in Dubai.
Asian-based Premier BALtrans, a freight forwarding and logistics group with a strong presence in the Middle East, has announced the acquisition of a 50% stake in Majan Shipping, one of the largest logistics companies in Oman.
EP MedSystems (EPMD) and Royal Philips Electronics have introduced the ViewMate II ultrasound system, based on Philips’ HD11 XE platform, for use with EPMP’s ViewFlex intracardiac (ICE) imaging catheters.