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Saudi e-commerce to hit $13bn in 2015
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Saudi e-commerce to hit $13bn in 2015

Sunday, 10 August 2014 3:33 PM

Saudi Arabia’s e-commerce market will soon enter a developed market stage, according to recent analysis

Saudi judges face their own trials over political comments
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Saudi judges face their own trials over political comments

Sunday, 10 August 2014 1:43 PM

One judge allegedly criticised the sentence of a religious teacher linked to Al Qaeda,

Alwaleed-backed Twitter's user growth up 24% in Q2
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Alwaleed-backed Twitter's user growth up 24% in Q2

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 11:57 AM

Saudi billionaire invested in the social media site in 2011

Indian IT major inks JV deal for Saudi Arabia
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Indian IT major inks JV deal for Saudi Arabia

Friday, 25 July 2014 10:01 AM

Tech Mahindra Ltd signs agreement with Midad Holding to boost services in Gulf kingdom

Saudi's Mobily posts 18.6% slump in Q2 net profit
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Saudi's Mobily posts 18.6% slump in Q2 net profit

Monday, 21 July 2014 6:14 PM

Gulf kingdom's No 2 telecom operator records profit drop after scrapping network sharing deal with Atheeb Telecom

Saudi Telecom Co's Q2 net profit almost doubles
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Saudi Telecom Co's Q2 net profit almost doubles

Monday, 21 July 2014 1:08 PM

Gulf's biggest telco reports 96% surge in second quarter profit to $747m

Twitter, Facebook to be taught in Saudi schools
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Twitter, Facebook to be taught in Saudi schools

Thursday, 10 July 2014 11:15 AM

Social media use is restricted in the conservative kingdom but now students will learn how to ‘manage’ such websites

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Saudi judge on trial for using Twitter
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Saudi judge on trial for using Twitter

Tuesday, 8 July 2014 11:00 AM

The criminal judge is the first to be charged under rule banning judges from appearing in the media

Saudi Telecom set to get windfall over seized land
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Saudi Telecom set to get windfall over seized land

Tuesday, 1 July 2014 11:56 AM

Gov't took 1.05m sq m plot in Riyadh from telco; could be worth far more than its book value

Saudi's Mobily signs $200m loan with Canada export agency
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Saudi's Mobily signs $200m loan with Canada export agency

Sunday, 29 June 2014 1:57 PM

Telecom operator inks financing agreement to buy equipment from Alcatel Lucent

Blackberry to launch new Z3 in UAE, Saudi next month
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Blackberry to launch new Z3 in UAE, Saudi next month

Saturday, 28 June 2014 1:39 AM

Canadian mobile handset maker says it will be available in Qatar, Bahrain and Kuwait later this summer

Zain Saudi inks $1.2bn deal to develop network
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Zain Saudi inks $1.2bn deal to develop network

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 2:59 PM

Telco says deal parties are Huawei, Nokia, NEC Corporation, Cisco Systems and Alcatel Lucent

Saudis spend average 30% of income on phone, internet bills
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Saudis spend average 30% of income on phone, internet bills

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 1:54 PM

Consumer Protection Agency says some Saudis are spending up to 50-70% of their income on bills

Saudi Telecom issues $533m debut sukuk
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Saudi Telecom issues $533m debut sukuk

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 12:37 PM

Issue by the Gulf's largest telecommunications operator was almost two times oversubscribed

Saudi gov't seizes Riyadh land plot from Saudi Telecom
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Saudi gov't seizes Riyadh land plot from Saudi Telecom

Monday, 9 June 2014 6:53 PM

1.05m sq m plot is valued at $28.1m but gov't has yet to tell telco what compensation it will receive


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    UK politician sacked over burka binbag jibe

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    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 1:16 PM - mick
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    UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates

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    Thursday, 28 August 2014 9:05 AM - Telcoguy