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A highly intricate privacy-related foundation to cater to today’s smartphone users

A highly intricate privacy-related foundation to cater to today’s smartphone users

Beirut, January 2nd, 2019: As smartphones evolve at lightning speed becoming the main bridge between the physical and digital world, an increasing amount of users’ personal data is located in them. From personal documents to business-related emails or credit card information, privacy is emerging as a crucially important factor to go hand in hand with


Ericsson and Panasonic Avionics bringing connectivity to the skies with 5G-ready platform

One of the world’s first Core Network as a Service solutions is now in live operation, supporting mobile connectivity across a global footprint of commercial airlines The 5G ready solution will deliver a richer connected experience for commercial aircraft passengers and airlines Ericsson and Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) have announced that Ericsson’s Core Network as


European operators still see Huawei as their strategic partner to play crucial role in advancing the next generation of wireless technology

Despite external pressure, Huawei is still gaining foreign carriers’ support on 5G. Justin Trudeau: “Canada’s decision on whether to allow Huawei access to its next-generation wireless network won’t be a political one” Analysts says banning Huawei will create a vacuum that no one can fill in a timely fashion, and may seriously impair 5G deployments. During


Czech Government Reverses Ban on Huawei Czech Prime Minister Revokes Web Watchdog’s Huawei Warning

The Czech cyber security watchdog’s warning against devices made by the world’s biggest telecoms equipment maker, China-based Huawei, are not representative of the Eastern European nation’s government, according to Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis. The Czech National Security Council reversed the decision in a meeting held on Friday, saying that the “security threat” warning had no


India unlikely to ban Huawei’s 5G equipment and Operators in Europe still after Huawei for 5G development

India is unlikely to ban China’s Huawei from selling 5G equipment in the country, in a reversal of its earlier stance, despite the US calling for a boycott over espionage concerns. Indian officials now say the telecom gear maker can’t be singled out in matters of security, especially since its rivals also source key components from

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touch and FabricAid introduce smart bins to collect donated clothes

Beirut – December 21, 2018: touch, the leading mobile telecommunications and data operator in Lebanon, managed by Zain Group, announces its partnership with FabricAid, Lebanese startup social enterprise specialized in second-hand clothing collection and redistribution, which it then donates to underprivileged communities across the country. As part of its ongoing efforts to support startups in Lebanon,


HUAWEI WATCH GT and HUAWEI Band 3 Pro soon in Lebanon

Wearables offer new tracking and coaching features   BEIRUT, 12th December 2018—Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) announced today that their wearables: HUAWEI WATCH GT and HUAWEI Band 3 Pro will be available in Lebanon soon. Launched alongside the flagship HUAWEI Mate 20 Series, the new wearables offer novel and sophisticated ways for consumers to track

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Huawei announces securing 25 5G commercial contracts, ranking number one among all ICT equipment providers

Preparing for the Future, Huawei to invest an initial special budget of $2 billion US dollars in the next 5 years to comprehensively improve software engineering capabilities Beirut, December 19, 2018: Huawei Rotating Chairman Ken Hu held a press conference with leading global media at the company’s new campus in Dongguan on Tuesday, December 18.

The Huawei Holiday promotion reaches the Huawei Experience store (HES) Three days of festive offers to mark the opening

BEIRUT, 18th December 2018: To celebrate the soft opening of its first Experience Store in Lebanon (HES), Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) announced a series of in-store promotions that will last for three consecutive days from 21st December until 23rd December 2018. Throughout this period, the first customers to purchase a Huawei device or accessory