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The Huawei Mate 20 series make their way to Lebanon The most innovative phones ever launched in an impressive event

Beirut, 5th November 2018: Following the successful reveals of the Huawei Mate 20 series around the world, Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled their most anticipated smartphone to Lebanese people during an impressive launch event. VIPs, prominent media figures, renowned influencers and high-status publics celebrated the unveiling of the king of smartphones, in high-tech futuristic atmosphere

ConsumerLab explores the highs and lows of social media usage

Between 2014 and 2018, average time spent on social media apps increased by almost 60 percent Less than one in five trust information they read in social media Almost 70 percent think social media companies should ensure there is no fake content on their platforms One in five believe they will get more of their


Video set to define content consumption By Indranil Das; Head of Digital Services – Ericsson Middle East and Africa

With faster more efficient internet available on proliferating mobile devices, videos are estimated to dominate mobile traffic The fast-paced growth of the mobile industry has re-shaped our society in unimaginable ways and many developments are yet to come. The rise of video content is something to watch out for, especially as operators are consistently working

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ITU Secretary General visits Etisalat’s Open Innovation Centre

UBAI, 5 November 2018:  Etisalat welcomed Houlin Zhao, Secretary General of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), to its ultramodern ‘Open Innovation Centre’ in Dubai. Zhao, who was re-elected to the post for a second four-year term during the Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-18) being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre, toured the Innovation Centre along with Francois

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Samsung Initiates an Online Campaign to Raise Awareness on Autism in collaboration with the Lebanese Autism Society

Beirut, Lebanon – October 2018 – Within their continuous initiatives to generate value in the community by addressing social issues, Samsung Electronics Levant Co. Ltd. (SELV) has launched an online campaign to raise awareness around autism in Lebanon to increase funds and donations to support the mission of the Lebanese Autism Society (LAS). The campaign

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Alcatel Launches A5 LED, the World’s First Interactive LED-covered Smartphone

Beirut – 26 July 2017 – Alcatel today announced the launch of Alcatel A5 LED in Lebanon. The world’s first interactive LED-covered smartphone, A5 LED delivers on Alcatel’s promise with innovations for energetic young consumers.   “With the A5 LED, Alcatel is delivering new fun features, like light-up notifications and unique LED cover patterns

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Samsung Electronics Levant & Cherfane, Tawil & Co. Celebrate the Launch of the New Galaxy S8 and S8+

Samsung Electronics Levant & Cherfane, Tawil & Co. Celebrate the Launch of the New Galaxy S8 and S8+   The Galaxy S8 Delivers Stunning Infinity Display, Connected Ecosystem of Services and an Intelligent Interface   Beirut, Lebanon (May, 2017) – Samsung Electronics Levant & Cherfane, Tawil & CO.; Samsung’s mobile authorized distributor in Lebanon, celebrated

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Touch recognizes 11 teams from Lebanon who qualified for the finals of the 10th edition of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition

74 semi-finalists from 11 Arab countries compete in Bahrain on April 25-27 for cash prizes exceeding $160,000 Lebanese teams showcase their startup ideas to Minister of Telecom and media Beirut, April 4, 2017 touch, the leading mobile telecommunications and data operator in Lebanon, managed by Zain Group, acknowledged the 11 teams from Lebanon who have qualified for the

Huawei Ricostru Partnership

Huawei and Ricostru fashion house partner up to bring the art of fashion to technology during Milan Fashion Week

Beirut – March 23rd, 2017: Milan Fashion Week witnessed fashion and technology fuse in an exciting partnership between Huawei Consumer Business Group and dynamic fashion label Ricostru to celebrate the launch of the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 Plus smartphones. The exclusive Autumn/Winter 17 featured the mini smartphone bag; a perfect partner for the new

BBC Creative selects Ericsson for post-production and media management services

Ericsson wins multi-year contract to deliver post-production and media management services for BBC Creative, the BBC’s in-house creative agency, following competitive tender process Ericsson will deliver end-to-end services, including desktop facilities, edit and audio suites and storage including browse functionality and archive delivered through Ericsson’s cloud-based media processing platform Ericsson will provide these services from