Saudi Arabia is also one of the fastest growing countries in social media use, recently reaching 60% of the overall population.
The rapid growth of social media can be seen across platforms, and especially on …Read full article » Saudi Arabia: Monday, September 09 - 2013 @ 14:37
For his part, Farhan Kalaldeh, QRCE’s Executive Director, said, “Our support for the ArabNet summit stems from our belief in the important role it plays in acquainting Arab youths with the proper ways of deploying …Read full article » Lebanon: Sunday, February 19 - 2012 @ 15:46
The dynamic line up of speakers will include respected professionals from well-known organizations such as Osama Bedeir, Vice President of Payments at Google; Shervin Pishevar, Managing Director at Menlo Ventures; Amina Belghiti, Head of Platform …Read full article » Lebanon: Wednesday, February 29 - 2012 @ 13:07
“We are living in times when the ones who fail to keep up pace will stand to lose business. It’s the law of the survival of the fastest,” says Omar Christidis, founder and CEO of …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, June 13 - 2013 @ 17:30
Through the efforts of some of the country’s biggest companies and digital advocates, Lebanon is gradually emerging as a thriving capital for young entrepreneurs, innovators and creative professionals in the region.
Among the initiatives aimed …Read full article » Lebanon: Wednesday, March 06 - 2013 @ 12:55
Leading Lebanon’s push into digital is the Ministry of Telecommunications, which has driven major infrastructural improvements in the sector. Enabled by these developments, Lebanon has witnessed an exceptional growth in 3G subscriptions, jumping from 280,000 …Read full article » Lebanon: Saturday, March 16 - 2013 @ 14:07
“ArabNet is the best place to build a deep understanding of the digital transformation that is taking place across industries — from media to advertising, from telecommunications to commerce,” said Omar Christidis, ArabNet’s Founder.
This year’s …Read full article » Lebanon: Tuesday, March 08 - 2011 @ 10:13
Ronaldo Mouchawar, CEO of leading regional ecommerce company Souq.com, points to the meteoric growth in digital: “Ecommerce sales in MENA and Africa grew by 45% in 2012 to reach $15bn, and analysts forecast an annual …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, May 23 - 2013 @ 10:39
Founder of Arabnet Omar Christidis, started the day by welcoming the massive crowd of developers, and said 974 people have registered for the conference, out of which 150 registered Monday night.
“Arabnet is a forum for …Read full article » Lebanon: Wednesday, March 23 - 2011 @ 10:54
ArabNet Founder Omar Christidis explains, “ArabNet Riyadh is dedicated to exploring opportunities and challenges that are specific to this burgeoning digital market and the accompanying entrepreneurial initiatives taking place which are growing at an unprecedented …Read full article » Saudi Arabia: Saturday, September 15 - 2012 @ 09:10