According to the report of the Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA), the year 2020 witnessed a noticeable increase in the demand for telecommunications and Internet services in the UAE.
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Article by: Faiq Khan, managing director, East Europe, Asia and Africa at Infovista
Monty Mobile, a leader in VAS, a telecom solutions provider and an international SMS wholesale intermediary hub, has struck a new strategic acquisition of a reputable financial institution.
The UAE ranked first in the Arab world and 31st globally in a recent report about the best countries for remote working.
The seriousness of Saudi Arabia’s focus on enhancing the digital economic growth to be among the top 20 countries by 2030 was reiterated by Bassam Al-Bassam, Deputy minister of Telecom & Digital Infrastructure at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MICT).
Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Al Yah Satellite Company (Yahsat) and Northrop Grumman announced ‘DhabiSat’, the second CubeSat designed and developed by Khalifa University students with support from partners, lifted off aboard the Cygnus NG-15 spacecraft on the Antares rocket to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, US.
For the first time, a law that can make internet giants Google and Facebook pay for news content on their platform has been passed in Australia at the House of Representatives after going through the Senate.
The Infoblox SP Virtual Summit by Telecom Review was held on February 17 and addressed the theme “Thoughts and consideration for designing next generation service providers network”. The virtual summit tackled the requirements of next generation SP networks.
The Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) launched a training program entitled "UAE Entrepreneurship Program” with participation of a number of “Be'tha” program graduates. The program aims to train and qualify young Emirati engineers to become entrepreneurs and role models in the emerging technologies scene in the UAE.
Stressing that advancement in technological innovation alone cannot solve the issue of inequity in the world, Ken Hu, Huawei's deputy chairman, underscores the importance of empowering individuals and communities in bridging the digital divide.