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Samsung Electronics Unveils Innovation at the 2016 MENA Forum

Samsung Electronics Middle East and North Africa (MENA), unveiled innovation that is making a meaningful difference in people’s lives during the Samsung MENA Forum 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. The company highlighted how the intersection of great technology, content and services…

ISE

Samsung Electronics to Showcase ‘Next Level’ Display Innovations at ISE 2016

Clearer displays, thinner bezels, smarter functionality and better connectivity as Samsung unveils the OH55D outdoor signage and other headline solutions. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., showcased a complete portfolio of digital signage and visual display solutions at the Integrated Systems Europe…

CASHU

CASHU moves its regulated business to Singapore

CASHU responds to changing global regulations by moving financial operations under The Monetary Authority of Singapore; commits to creating a safer, more secure prepaid services market with the adoption of new standards. CASHU, one of the leading players in the…

Wamda Capital Reaches Funding Milestone

Tech Growth Fund Wamda Capital has raised $60 million in the first round of funding of a $75 million Wamda MENA Ventures I fund, and invested 40 percent of that so far. The venture capital firm, which is based in…

Deloitte: Data analytics transforming higher education

Across the Middle East, educational institutions and providers face a myriad of challenges and opportunities. On the demand side, changing student and employer expectations place pressure on providers to improve learner outcomes and maintain relevance. Changes to regulations, growing competition…

Ericsson Radio

100 operators adopt Ericsson Radio Dot System

Sichuan Mobile, the largest mobile communications operator in western China, became Ericsson’s 100th Radio Dot System operator – targeting office buildings, shopping malls, college campuses and hospitals for improved indoor app coverage Latest customer marks major milestone for the innovative…

Samsung Gear S2

Samsung Makes a Rotation with Introduction of Samsung Gear S2

 Latest Samsung Gear features a versatile circular design for an intuitive, convenient, and enjoyable mobile experience Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced the launch of Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch. A result of assiduous progressive innovation in the wearables category, the Samsung…

The Work Ahead for the ILO

The International Labour Organization’s newly-appointed regional chief has big plans to improve the lot of workers in Jordan over 2016 and beyond. By Rebecca Irvine With its mission to promote rights at work, encourage decent employment opportunities, enhance social protection,…

TechWadi Eyes Start-Up Potential

Google’s Sharif El-Badawi sees signs of a tech eco-system forming in the region—and Jordan is right at the heart of it. By Camilla Caraccio When he’s not spotting and nurturing talent in his role as a partner lead to VCs…