META Cinema Forum 2021 gears up to address expectations that box office revenues in MENA will reach $1 bn by 2024

 يستعد منتدى سينما الشرق الأوسط وتركيا وأفريقيا 2021 لتلبية التوقعات

META Cinema Forum 2021 gears up to address expectations that box office revenues in MENA will reach $1 bn by 2024 Despite challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and health and safety protocols, the cinema industry in the MENA region has grown against the backdrop of a steep decline in the global cinema industry News Highlights: MENA box office revenues to hit US$1 billion by 2024 – the highest in the industry’s history; Globally, the combined revenues in the box office industry plummeted by 71.5 percent to roughly $31 billion…

upGrad Aims to Close March’22 at USD Half a Billion Revenue Run Rate

upGrad Aims to Close March’22 at USD Half a Billion Revenue Run Rate

DUBAI–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Global edtech company upGrad in its recently held company meeting announced that it aims to close March’22 at half a Billion Dollar Revenue Run Rate. Highlighting the future of online higher education, Ronnie Screwvala, Co-founder, and Chairman firmly believes Higher Edtech is the frontrunner in the overall Education space. “There is just a lot of buzz, and fund ‘fan’ following in the K12 space worldwide, but the real growth and stable revenues will come from Higher Education when the pandemic settles – in the next couple of years,…

Agthia Embarks on Transformational Journey with its Strategy to Become an F&B Leader by 2025

Agthia Embarks on Transformational Journey with its Strategy to Become an F&B Leader by 2025

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Agthia Group PJSC revealed its long-term strategy to become an F&B leader in the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan (MENAP) region and beyond by 2025. The strategy is built on three strategic pillars (growth, efficiency and capability) and is designed to extend the Group’s market leadership, provide significant value for all stakeholders and continue to drive profitability growth with a consumer-centric approach. The Abu Dhabi-based organisation is engaged in manufacturing, distribution and marketing of a wide range of F&B products, including popular regional…

E-Tailing to dominate Middle East’s retail industry with the annual online sale

 expected to cross US$50 billion in 2022 Dubai CommerCity is providing an e-commerce ecosystem that can support small businesses, where you will get relevant support needed to do your business online and strategy consulting guidance on e-commerce regulations in the region. Zebra Technologies’ shopper study report shows that 65% prefer shopping with online retailers that also have a brick-and-mortar location and 76% prefer retailers that offer easy returns Online sale in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is now expected to exceed US$50 billion by the end of 2022, up…

Yahsat Enters Into Two Strategic Partnerships to Deploy Mission Ready Defense Vehicular Systems

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Yahsat Government Solutions provides customers a comprehensive range of platform-integrated, satellite-enabled Comms-On-The-Move (COTM) solutions. Collaboration with NIMR to integrate pioneering satcom solutions on wheeled military vehicles. Partnering with L3Harris Technologies to deliver high performance end-to-end solutions to enable critical on-the-ground applications. Abu Dhabi, UAE, 24 February 2021: Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat), the UAE’s flagship satellite services operator has announced that its dedicated government arm, Yahsat Government Solutions, has signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) – one with NIMR, the leading manufacturer of combat-proven wheeled military vehicles and the…

‘Samana Developers’ Begins Handover of Dh75 Million Greens Project

“سمانا للتطوير العقاري” تشرع في تسليم مشروع جرينز البالغ قيمته 75 مليون درهم

Marwan Bin Ghalita, CEO, RERA, Lauds Samana DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, February 17, 2021: Samana Developers has begun handover of first keys to tenants at Dh75 million Samana Greens residential project at Arjan, near iconic Dubai Miracle Garden, the world’s largest natural flowers garden in Arjan, Dubailand District. Samana was awarded the Building Completion Certificate (BCC) last month by Dubai Development Authority. The handover ceremony was chaired and inaugurated by His Excellency Marwan Bin Ghalita, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai’s Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), along with high officials from RERA…

SHAREit reimagining mobile gaming experiences across the Middle East

تطبيق “شيرإت” يعيد تصور تجارب الألعاب عبر الهواتف المتنقلة في الشرق الأوسط

Power to the people: The world’s fastest growing media platform is providing players with next-gen features and thousands of games through the exclusive gaming center Dubai, UAE, 14 January 2021: SHAREit, the global gaming, file sharing and content streaming application, continues to broaden the horizons of more and more mobile gaming fans across the MENA region and play an influential role in the segment’s rise in popularity. The platform is introducing avid gamers to a whole new world of possibilities, delivering newfound value through an extensive range of features for…

Umniah Jordan chooses Ericsson for network transformation

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Umniah selects Ericsson for radio access network upgrade in Jordan Ericsson to transform 3G sites, upgrade existing 4G sites New radio system will enhance subscriber experience Umniah Jordan has announced its partnership with Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) with a new contract covering the transformation of its radio access network (RAN) infrastructure in Jordan. This extended partnership will optimize the subscriber experience for both consumers and enterprises. The agreement covers hardware, software and range of services such as network management, system integration and support. It also covers the transformation of existing 4G infrastructure…

Ericsson named one of the world’s most sustainable companies

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Ericsson has once again been ranked as one of the most sustainable companies, landing a place on the 2021 Corporate Knight’s Global 100 list. The Global 100 list, which was released on January 25, 2021, incorporates data collected from annual reports, sustainability reports, and company websites to score companies based on metrics such as share of “clean” revenue and investments, eco-efficiency, diversity on boards of directors and among executives. One of the world’s largest magazines in circulation, Global Knights is focused on the intersection of business and sustainability and produces…

Acronis empowers resellers and service providers with new cloud-focused #CyberFit Partner Program

Acronis empowers resellers and service providers with new cloud-focused #CyberFit Partner Program

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) — Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today unveiled the details of the new Acronis #CyberFit Partner Program. This update to the company’s existing program places increased emphasis on supporting partner development, particularly for cloud-based services, while rewarding service providers and resellers for their expertise, commitment, and growth with Acronis through performance-based benefits and financial compensation. Acronis’ cloud ecosystem has more than doubled since 2018 and last year saw the largest growth in the number of new partners, with a 30% increase in the…