Tag Archives: MENA

Rising Investment in New Age Technology Revolutionizing Legacy Broadcast Systems in MENA

Service providers need to invest in new solutions to keep up with rising multiscreen adoption and market demands, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Digital Media team read more

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TV Connect MENA

TVC MENA is back to help you overcome the key challenges and opportunities in the region, such as staying competitive in the current market, the fight against piracy, the Pay-TV market and monetising your operations.
There are less than two weeks to go until the event comes to Dubai on 30-31 October. We’ve been working hard to secure some more industry-leading speakers to add to our already great line-up. Netflix, Sky News Arabia and FOX have joined the agenda to speak alongside icFLIX, Starz Play, Du, OSN, iFlix, Zee Entertainment and beIN, to name but a few. read more

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Best’s Special Report: Stormy Currents Emerging for MENA Reinsurers

Insurance markets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have continued to grow, with increased demand for products over the past decade driven by a period of high oil prices that has funded infrastructure development and increased commercial activity, and the introduction of compulsory covers, particularly for medical health care and liability risks. read more

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RECon MENA 2017 to host the largest “Deal Making Sessions”

Recon MENA is the longest running conference in the region – starting from 29th till 31st October at the Ritz Carlton Hotel DIFC Dubai, UAE read more

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RECon MENA 2017 Highlights “Reinvention”

29th – 31st October at the Ritz Carlton Hotel DIFC Dubai, UAE read more

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Soaring Demand For Glass In The MENA Construction Market

To supplement the needs of the glass industry in the Middle East, dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa is geared up to bring back Gulf Glass, a leading flat and container glass event in the region. Comprising of properties that make it a fully-recyclable material, glass has been gaining popularity with the construction fraternity, who are constantly seeking innovative and green construction solutions. read more

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Demand for Alternate Residency and Citizenship Increases in MENA region

Diversification of both business and personal affairs through multiple residences can deliver increased quality of life, mobility, security, educational options, and improved tax and estate planning capabilities. read more

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Which country has the best environment for Tech Startups in MENA?

The MENA region is trending on tech startups and its success, but more importantly, UAE is taking lead with its smooth business start-up systems and an enabling environment to support innovation. The Emirate has the highest number of venture capitals in the MENA region –currently possessing 19 venture capitals. According to founder and co-founders of tech start-ups, there is, even more, ease operating in a free zone as compared onshore, as free zones are indeed free from complex bureaucratic and regulatory procedures. The free zones help simplify things by aiding in areas such as visa acquisitions, residence permits, documentation and bank accounts. Series of success story testimonies within the tech start-up area makes it an attractive sector and a booming one for UAE. read more

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OTT Video Service Providers in the Middle East Harness the Power of Mobile Video Content to Redefine Television Viewership

Market has an opportunity to grow to 265 million viewers by 2020, according to Frost & Sullivan’s Digital Media team read more

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GENE EDITING, NEW MENTAL HEALTH, THE YEAR OF GIVING, AND HALAL TOURISM – NEW TRENDS IN MENA FOR 2017

WALTER THOMPSON MENA’S FUTURE 100 REPORT UNCOVERS DRIVERS OF CHANGE AND BEHAVIOUR ACROSS THE REGION, VITAL KNOWLEDGE FOR BRANDS KEEPING PACE WITH CONSUMER ATTITUDES read more

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New ‘State of Fintech’ report forecasts 250 Fintech startup launches by 2020

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Riskmap 2017: A Year of Acute Uncertainty for Business

The high levels of complexity and uncertainty attached to the key political and security issues for the year, highlighted by RiskMap, mean that boards will need to undertake comprehensive reviews of their approaches to risk management read more

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