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Mar 17, 2011
To meet the demand for digital data over the next decade, Etisalat will invest $15 billion to upgrade its telecommunications networks over the next five years.
Read Article Etisalat to wire in $15bn network upgrades
Microsoft was among the world's first truly global technology companies and for years was the best-known name in personal computers - until Apple knocked it off its perch. Now, it is fighting back. Read Article Microsoft comes off the ropes and fights back against Apple
Mar 16, 2011
Media Summit special: Abu Dhabi Media Summit waits keenly for Russian investor of Facebook to step out of shadows Read Article Facebook's faceless man to speak up in Abu Dhabi
To buck its declining market share in the Middle East, Nokia will increase its investment in local development and services in a region it considers to be "critical" to its global growth.
Read Article Nokia to boost budget across Middle East
Mar 15, 2011
France Telecom and Agility have taken a 44 per cent stake in Iraqi telecommunications operator Korek yesterday. Read Article Joint venture to take stake in Iraqi telecoms firm Korek
Zain has approved a joint bid by Kingdom Holding Company and Batelco to acquire a 25 per cent stake in its Saudi Arabian unit for $950 million (Dh3.48 billion). The deal could pave the way for Etisalat's offer for a controlling stake in Zain worth $11bn to continue.
Read Article Etisalat's offer for Zain boosted by Kuwaiti operator's approval of bid by KHC and Batelco
Mar 13, 2011
The UAE's telecommunications operators will boost the amount of internet that comes into the country by nearly seven times its current capacity. Read Article Net room with a view to the future
Leading internet companies including Google and Yahoo to host their data on Etisalat's servers. Read Article Etisalat and du move to meet customers' need for online speed
Mar 11, 2011
Final preparations are being made for the March 30 launch of Abu Dhabi's $600m satellite, Y1A Read Article Abu Dhabi heads for the final frontier
Mar 08, 2011
Can digital books cut the mustard? David George-Cosh puts Apple's free app to the test Read Article Try reading between the apps
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