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Saudi's three mobile operators look to lower costs with new shared company
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Saudi's three mobile operators look to lower costs with new shared company

Thursday, 11 February 2016 9:28 AM

Etihad Etisalat (Mobily), Zain Saudi and Saudi Telecom Co are in talks to create company to manage mobile transmitter towers

Kuwait's Zain halts earning slump with Q4 profit rise
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Kuwait's Zain halts earning slump with Q4 profit rise

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 6:25 PM

The former monopoly, which operates in eight countries in the Middle East and Africa, made a net profit $120.4 million.

WhatsApp voice call not banned by Saudi regulator
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WhatsApp voice call not banned by Saudi regulator

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 4:36 PM

Communications and Information Technology Commission said the decision came from the WhatsApp company

UAE telco du expects royalty rates to be unchanged in 2017
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UAE telco du expects royalty rates to be unchanged in 2017

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 12:51 PM

Both Etisalat and du will pay 15 percent of their regulated revenue and 30 percent of their regulated profit in royalties this year

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New York Fashion Week gets more social

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 12:05 PM

Fashion bloggers prepare to check out the new trends at New York Fashion Week: The Shows.

Dubai cybercrime ‘rises 23 percent’
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Dubai cybercrime ‘rises 23 percent’

Tuesday, 9 February 2016 2:36 PM

2015 cases include fraud, online scams, credit card abuse and sexual blackmail

Confusion over short-lived repeal of Whatsapp call ban in Saudi Arabia
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Confusion over short-lived repeal of Whatsapp call ban in Saudi Arabia

Monday, 8 February 2016 11:28 AM

Whatsapp calls to be blocked in the kingdom just days after becoming the first in the region to lift the ban

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Google’s Street View trekker

Sunday, 7 February 2016 12:29 PM

The technology, first introduced in 2012, allows them to capture places around the world inaccessible by car.

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LinkedIn's warning leads to stocks rise

Sunday, 7 February 2016 12:27 PM

LinkedIn forecasts current-quarter profit below forecasts; Stocks rise for second day.

Dubai ruler named as fourth most followed leader on Twitter
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Dubai ruler named as fourth most followed leader on Twitter

Saturday, 6 February 2016 12:58 AM

Sheikh Mohammed moves up two places after adding 2m followers in 2015; list is topped by US President Barak Obama

Oracle says to open new UAE data centre, add 250 staff
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Oracle says to open new UAE data centre, add 250 staff

Friday, 5 February 2016 12:58 AM

US technology giant set to launch new Cloud data centre in Abu Dhabi, boost regional sales workforce

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Pressure builds on Yahoo for turnaround

Thursday, 4 February 2016 12:39 PM

Yahoo stock continued to tumble after it disclosed new turnaround plans, which include slashing 15 percent of its workforce and considering "strategic alternatives."

Bahrain sugar refiner says new Middle East capacity unjustified
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Bahrain sugar refiner says new Middle East capacity unjustified

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 7:28 PM

Head of Bahrain's Arabian Sugar Refinery says cannot understand logic behind plans for two new refineries

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Red letter day for Google's Alphabet

Wednesday, 3 February 2016 12:49 PM

Alphabet Inc easily beat Wall Street's quarterly profit forecasts, helped by strong mobile advertising sales, sending the shares of Google's parent higher in after-hours trading to surpass Apple Inc as the most valuable US company.

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Alphabet to overtake Apple in market cap

Tuesday, 2 February 2016 12:46 PM

After reporting strong earnings, shares of Google's parent, Alphabet, jumped. Stocks were mostly lower in Monday's trading session.


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