Bodour Al Qasimi meets members of Turkish Publishers Association as part of IPA’s global meeting series

بدور القاسمي تلتقي اتحاد الناشرين الأتراك وتبحث فرص تعافي صناعة الكتاب

Bodour Al Qasimi meets members of Turkish Publishers Association as part of IPA’s global meeting series President of International Publishers Association shares IPA’s vision with Turkish publishers for the recovery of the pandemic-affected book industry and to ensure its sustainable future Bodour Al Qasimi, President of the International Publishers Association (IPA), has welcomed the Turkish Publishers Association’s (TPA) decision to organise the International Istanbul Book Fair in November 2021, adding that the return to in-person events indicates that the world of publishing is adapting to the realities of the new…

SHAREit tops amongst the fastest-growing media

منصة شيرإت SHAREit تتصدر قائمة شركات النشر الإعلامية

SHAREit tops amongst the fastest-growing media publishers in the Middle East and Southeast Asia in H2 2020 A one-stop-shop for the user’s digital entertainment needs – more than 500 million people use SHAREit each month. SHAREit, the world’s largest file sharing, gaming and content streaming application, has been once again ranked as the No. 1 fastest-growing media publisher in the Middle East and Southeast Asia for H2,2020 in the AppsFlyer’s latest Performance Index. AppsFlyer also ranked SHAREit as a top media publisher not only in emerging markets like Africa (rank…

AdColony reveals Apple’s iOS 14 Consumer Privacy Updates

آبل Apple تكشف عن تحديثات خصوصية المستهلك لنظام iOS 14

Apple has already rolled out its device ID sharing permission framework and will be enforcing support of it in Spring 2021. When accessing an app on an Apple device (including iPhones, iPads, Apple TVs, even Apple computers), users will need to opt-in to the sharing of their data via a simple prompt on an app-by-app basis (similar to website cookie disclaimers). If a user chooses not to opt-in, they cannot be tracked.  It all started with cookies! Decades before the IDFA, there was the cookie. For many years, online advertising…

DMS’ media partner Dailymotion launches powerful video solution at no extra cost for Publishers & Broadcasters

DMS’ media partner Dailymotion launches powerful video solution at no extra cost for Publishers & Broadcasters

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): Digital Media Services (DMS), the digital arm of Choueiri Group recently announced that their media partner Dailymotion have very successfully rolled out a new video solution which enables publishers to use Dailymotion as a video player on their websites for free. The timely innovation arrives as the digital media environment and media consumption continue to transition rapidly from text to video. Video has grown to attract nearly 80% of internet data usage, and is envisioned to remain the dominant force which directs the course of…

Bodour Al Qasimi meets members of the Arab and Egyptian publishing associations as part of global meetings series  

Bodour Al Qasimi meets members of the Arab and Egyptian

Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi, President of the International Publishers Association (IPA), has stressed that IPA is focusing on establishing effective commnication with publishers associations worldwide, in order to discuss the developmental challenges facing businesses in the pandemic-induced economic climate, and help them design agile business models to ensure their growth and sustainability. To this end, the IPA President said, “We plan to conduct a series of meetings with publishers worldwide. The first one was with the Arab Publishers Association (APA) and the Egyptian Publishers Association (EPA), in view…

Newly Appointed Chief Growth Officer at “CG Digital” and New COO Appointed at DMS

Newly Appointed Chief Growth Officer at “CG Digital” and New COO Appointed at DMS

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): Aligned with Choueiri Group’s ongoing growth and expansion plans, Chairman and CEO – Pierre Choueiri, recently issued an announcement outlining the launch of the Group’s latest Initiative “CG Digital”. The circular announcement addressing the Group’s various stakeholders, including staff, media partners and publishers, as well as its advertising partners, focused on the rationale behind the creation of the new initiative, as well as its intended role. It also contained details pertaining to two key leadership appointments, as per the following: “As our industry continues to…

Dubai Media Incorporated (DMI) renews its media representation contract with Choueiri Group’s MEMS

Dubai Media Incorporated (DMI) renews its media representation contract with Choueiri Group’s MEMS

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): At a recent signing ceremony held at the Dubai Media Incorporated (DMI) Headquarters in Dubai, Choueiri Group’s Middle East Media Services (MEMS) renewed its long-standing exclusive media representation contract with all DMI platforms. The 5-year extension will witness MEMS continuing to serve as the official Exclusive Media Representative for all DMI media platforms from 2021 to 2025, with the partnership focused on realizing unprecedented new heights of growth, development, and regional media leadership across all facets of Dubai’s flagship media group. Present on the occasion…

SBA Publishers Club on December 15 will focus on emerging opportunities

Discusiions   for Indian publishers in the MENA landscape Ravi Deecee of DC Books, one of the top five publishers in India, will lead discussions Sharjah Book Authority (SBA)’s virtual initiative, the Publishers Club, has announced its next session entitled ‘Opportunities for Indian Publishers in Sharjah and the wider Middle East’ to be held on Tuesday, December 15. Guest speaker, Ravi Deecee, Managing Partner of DC Books, one of the top five publishers in India, will lead the discussions, highlighting opportunities available to Indian publishers in Sharjah and the wider…

Bodour Al Qasimi, first Arab woman to be appointed president of the International Publishers Association

الدولي للناشرين ينُصب بدور القاسمي (أول إمرأة عربية) رئيسة للاتحاد

First Arab woman and second, globally, to helm the prestigious organisation Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi has become the first woman in the Arab world to be appointed President of the International Publishers Association (IPA) since the founding of the organisation in 1896. The announcement was made yesterday at the IPA General Assembly Congress (GAC) held virtually via Zoom platform. With her appointment as IPA President, Sheikha Bodour becomes the second woman globally to occupy the position after Ana Maria Cabanellas of Argentina who had served as Vice President…

UAE Music Lovers Speak Out: Why Being Local Matters To Them

UAE Music Lovers Speak Out: Why Being Local Matters To Them

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)We’re happy to announce the 2nd installment of the “Why it matters to be Local” study conducted by Choueiri Group’s Data team in collaboration with @Anghami. The insights gathered will focus on Anghami’s UAE listeners and their love for the music streaming platform. ​ As a melting pot of cultural diversity, the UAE’s ethnically varied population makes for a unique market in the region, where brands often struggle to build a strong emotional connection with their audience. The music industry, just like many others has also been striving hard…