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Apple’s rapid growth in China

Sunday, 25 January 2015 12:47 PM

Apple opens 14th Chinese mainland store in Hangzhou, in East China's Zhejiang province, since the company is experiencing its most rapid growth since it opened its first store in China in 2008. A report from UBS showed that strong demand for Apple's latest iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus smartphones had helped the Chinese market outsell the United States for the first time.

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

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Tokyo: World's first press conference with only humanoids and robots

Wednesday, 21 January 2015 12:55 PM

A press conference with only the sociable robots, 'CommU' and 'Sota', and hosted by only the robot science communicator Otonaroid and the robot anchor Kodomoroid, was held at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Technology (Miraikan) on January 20, 2015 in Tokyo, Japan.

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

Spain's Indra wins $314m for Riyadh public transport project
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Spain's Indra wins $314m for Riyadh public transport project

Saturday, 17 January 2015 1:38 AM

Company to implement the world's biggest ticketing system for public transport systems in Saudi capital city

A man of Vertu: Massimiliano Pogliani
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A man of Vertu: Massimiliano Pogliani

Friday, 16 January 2015 12:07 PM

Just how did Massimiliano Pogliani rescue phone brand Vertu? The company’s CEO tells Arabian Business how he revolutionised and resurrected the fortunes of the once technology-shy luxury mobile phone business, and why moving step-by-step can pay dividends

UAE's Yahsat says third satellite on track for Q4 2016 launch
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UAE's Yahsat says third satellite on track for Q4 2016 launch

Friday, 16 January 2015 1:48 AM

Mubadala unit completes design review for Al Yah 3 which will deliver affordable broadband in South America

Dubai Holding said to be in talks on Hyderabad Smart City plans
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Dubai Holding said to be in talks on Hyderabad Smart City plans

Friday, 16 January 2015 1:48 AM

Telangana government is reportedly in discussions with Dubai firm to establish tech project similar to one in Kochi

Google includes Arabic support in real-time spoken interpreter
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Google includes Arabic support in real-time spoken interpreter

Thursday, 15 January 2015 2:20 PM

Update to translation app bundles voice-to-voice function, text translation through camera

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