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Unified Communications Market in the Gulf Grows through Competitive Pricing, Customer-friendly Service, and Comprehensive Offerings

Government, oil and gas and BFSI sectors dominate in the UC applications and services market, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Digital Transformation team

Growth in unified communications (UC) applications and services due to the global shift from time division multiplexing (TDM) to the Internet protocol-private branch exchange (IP-PBX) telephony model is reflecting in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) market as well, though at a lower rate. Cloud adoption is presently low in the region when compared with other developed and developing nations, but industry participants remain optimistic as digital investments are a priority for GCC. However, customers will seek a wide range of UC offerings at attractive price points through a single provider. read more

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A.M. Best Briefing: VAT Implementation Poses Significant Challenges for GCC Insurers

Uncertainty persists as to when precisely Value Added Tax (VAT) will be introduced in the member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), and the process surrounding a roll-out. However, given the fiscal pressures in the region, the introduction of taxation seems inevitable and could cause short-term cash-flow issues for insurers. read more

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LED Lighting Industry: Middle East to Become One of the Fastest Growing Markets

City-wide lighting overhauls expected with huge growth opportunities for companies, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Energy & Environment team read more

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The Future of Retail in GCC – RECon Forum Jeddah

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Middle East Facility Management Market to Witness Radical Changes

Service delivery quality and Robustness of portfolio to be defining forces that will influence emergence of growth opportunities finds Frost & Sullivan’s Building Technologies Team read more

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The GCC cyber security market is booming

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Auger Torque, UK-based global engineering equipment manufacturer, sets up operations in UAE, GCC, following business partnership with United Motors Heavy Equipment

Newly formed company Auger Torque Middle East is set to bring in innovative technologies to the construction and infrastructure segment in the UAE and the wider GCC region. The launch will take place in Abu Dhabi on 25th April 2017, with support of the Department of International Trade (part of the British Embassy UAE). read more

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Water the Odds: A Paradigm Shift in Middle East Water Industry

Are solution providers ready to ride the tech infusion wave? Frost & Sullivan’s Energy and Environment team identifies growth opportunities in the increasingly conducive water sector read more

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Growth Opportunities in the Gulf Triggered by Innovations and Disruptions in Building Energy Efficiency

Big push in the region to develop both renewable energy and energy efficient policies, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Energy & Environment team read more

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