Rami Al Saleh has been appointed channel sales manager for Middle East and Africa,Aaresponsible for sales strategy and planning for the MENA region
. Al Saleh will focus on strengthening relationships with ecosystem partners and distributors.
Countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA region
) spend an average of 5 percent of their GDP on education as well as 20 percent of government expenditure on education, according to an economic report by the international consulting company Talent Republic.
Iran and UAE have most internet users in MENA region
with 57 and 56.4 users respectively per 100 inhabitants, Euromonitor reported.
The agreement will jointly market and perform offshore construction projects for the oil and gas industry within the MENA region
. Global will be using its vessel fleet and offshore experience.
The figures, published in a new report titled "In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) & Fertility in the MENA region
", revealed that compared to 10% worldwide, infertility in the MENA region
is 15% or higher, with male infertility a growing problem occurring in approximately 50% of the cases in the GCC and Middle East due to lifestyle, diabetes, obesity and genetics related factors, as GCC countries have one of the highest diabetic and obesity rates in the world.
The smartphone adoption figure is expected to grow at an average annual rate of 8 percent to reach 587 million smartphone connections by 2025, which will constitute just under 75 percent of connections in the MENA region
More than 15 international companies from the major ICT industry from the MENA region
and the world will be participating in the 3-Day conference and exhibition under the theme "FTTH, Connecting the Nation" that will witness the presence of world class speakers to discuss the latest technologies such as FTTH/x, 5G, Internet of Things (IOT) and many other topics.
"Unless there is a big change in the culture, (fintech) will not take off in a large scale in the MENA region
," Sheikh Abdullah bin Saoud al Thani said in a lecture hosted by at Carnegie Mellon Qatar on Tuesday.
In areas where solar irradiation is high, such as the Mena region
, there is immense potential for CSH.
Challenges Given the potential that the nature of many tech-based start-ups means that locality and operational bases are flexible compared to traditional asset-based business, and the attractive tax-free opportunity that basing an operation in a MENA country may afford, one may question why the MENA region
has not attracted more start-ups.
The Business Angel Institute and Ertyad have teamed up for the former's launch in the MENA region
. The Business Angel Institute is launching for the first time in the MENA region
after partnering with Ertyad.
Today, QIC is the market leader in Qatar and a dominant insurer in the GCC and Mena region
. QIC is one of the highest rated insurers in the Gulf region with a rating of A/Stable from Standard & Poor's and A (Excellent) from A.M.