Ethics and integrity are the core foundation of our business By: Nora Wahby, Vice President and Head of Ericsson West Africa and Morocco

Ethics and integrity are the core foundation of our business

Be it working on the latest tech, designing solutions for our customers, or contributing to the next big innovation – we are all committed to what we do at Ericsson. This commitment is what makes us accountable and responsible to conduct our business responsibly. We work continuously to improve and strengthen our business practices, with a focus on building and maintaining trust, transparency and integrity. Ericsson takes pride in being a responsible, relevant driver of positive change within the communities and societies we impact. To succeed, we must set a…

 du and Etisalat announce strategic partnerships with Emaar to provide telecom services to local communities in the UAE

“دو” و”اتصالات” توقعان شراكات استراتيجية مع “إعمار العقارية”

The master development agreement presents an avenue to boost the digital transformation agenda du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), and Etisalat, from Emirates Telecommunication Group Company, have announced the finalization of their master developer agreements (MDA) with Emaar Properties, the global property developer and provider of premium lifestyles. As part of the new partnership, both operators will, through the Taawun infrastructure deployment initiative, cover Emaar’s major projects, providing essential telecommunications infrastructure. Customers will be able to choose their retail telecom operator of their choice and the arrangement will further…

du partners with Dubai Department of Finance to implement a comprehensive robotics process automation platform

The Robotics Platform as a Service will automate processes, reduce human error, and drive sustained digital transformation progress in line with the UAE National Agenda Dubai, UAE, 9th December 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced a new development in its strategic partnership with Dubai’s Department of Finance (DoF) to deliver a Robotics Platform as a Service (RPaaS) on Dubai Pulse. Dubai Pulse is the next-generation digital operating system from Smart Dubai that is designed to offer City Data (Big Data) Orchestration and Digital Identity, as well…

Bentley Motors OUTLINES Beyond100 STRATEGY, targeting sustainable luxury mobility leadership

Bentley Motors OUTLINES Beyond100 STRATEGY,

Bentley aims to be end-to-end carbon neutral by 2030, with Crewe operations climate positive thereafter Confirms move to full electrification – PHEV or BEV only by 2026 By 2030, switching entire model range to battery electric vehicles Two new PHEV launches planned in 2021 Committed to reduce factory environmental impact by 75 per cent in five years on a 2010 baseline – including plastic neutral Fully supports Volkswagen Group ambition of going beyond two degree target of the Paris Climate Agreement Holistic Beyond100 programme transforms every aspect of the 100…

Driving innovation, economic growth & societal inclusion

تعزز ريادة القارة في مجال الابتكار وتعزيز النمو الاقتصادي

Africa in Motion: Driving innovation, economic growth & societal inclusion By: Nora Wahby, Vice President and Head of Ericsson West Africa & Morocco All around the world, digital transformation is becoming a critical factor in long-term, sustainable economic development, and Africa is no exception. With two decades of experience behind me, I feel a lot of pride in being part of a digital transformation journey with Ericsson which allows me to share my love of technology and how it can accelerate socio-economic prosperity towards the people of Africa. We, at…

Etisalat Group Reports a 6% increase in consolidated Net Profit for Q3 2020 to AED 2.4 billion

Etisalat Group Reports a 6% increase in consolidated

Etisalat Group today announced its consolidated financial statement for the Q3 2020 ending 30th September 2020. Q3 Financial Highlights and Key Developments Aggregate subscriber base reached 149 million; representing Year over Year increase of 1%. In Q3 2020, consolidated revenues reached AED 13.0 billion, while consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 2.4 billion, an increase of 6% compared to same period last year. In the third quarter, Consolidated EBITDA amounted to AED 6.9 billion, representing an increase of 2% year over year and resulting in EBITDA margin…

Red Hat Advances Cloud-Native Analytics with New Kubernetes-Based Data Services

ريد هات تطور تحليلات السحابة الأصلية عبر طرح خدمات جديدة

Red Hat OpenShift Container Storage 4.5 delivers expanded workload support for data at rest, in motion and in action on the industry’s leading enterprise Kubernetes platform Dubai, UAE. 13 October 2020: Red Hat, Inc., the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the release of Red Hat OpenShift Container Storage 4.5, delivering Kubernetes-based data services for modern, cloud-native applications across the open hybrid cloud. Tightly integrated with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, the industry’s leading enterprise Kubernetes platform, Red Hat Openshift Container Storage 4.5 is designed to help…

Red Hat and Samsung Collaborate to Drive 5G Adoption  with Kubernetes-Based Networking for Service Providers

Red Hat and Samsung Collaborate to Drive 5G Adoption

Samsung’s 5G network solutions built on Red Hat OpenShift are designed to help service providers tackle competitive 5G applications and use cases : Red Hat, Inc., the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced collaboration with Samsung to deliver 5G network solutions built on Red Hat OpenShift, the industry’s most comprehensive enterprise Kubernetes platform, and will help service providers make 5G a reality across use cases, including 5G core, edge computing, IoT, machine learning and more. It is important for telecommunications service providers to adopt a consistent horizontal…

UAE publishers appeal to Emirates Publishers Association for establishment of local book distribution company

ناشرون يطالبون بإنشاء شركة توزيع كتب محلية

More than 50 members attend virtual meeting organised by EPA Publishers lament record losses of 50 – 85% in gross sales due to COVID-19 EPA commits to strengthening financial health and competitiveness of its member publishers Publishers in the UAE have highlighted the need for industry solidarity and appealed to the Emirates Publishers Association (EPA) to establish a local book distribution company to weather the current crisis in the cultural industry arising from the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking at a virtual meeting held by EPA, participating publishers…

investment in digital transformation of SMEs is key

استثمار الشركات التحول الرقمي يساهم في بناء اقتصاد عالمي مستدام

Investment crucial for evolution of SMEs towards a digital future Experts discuss the importance of building ecosystems that support domestic and foreign investment in SME innovation at the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit’s #GMIS2020 Digital Series Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) play a critical role in the global economy. They are also under immense pressure to digitalise to keep up with the pace of change and become resilient against the effects of the current and future pandemics, according to experts from global development organisations. Government support alone is not enough…