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- News: 1 Billion Dollar Middle East Ecommerce Platform Launching
November 15, 2016 Comments
In January 2017, the Riyadh-headquartered ecommerce platform, noon.com, will launch operations in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The platform is backed by Emirati businessman, Mohamed Alabbar, Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF) and other private investors, who have invested $1 b...
- Digital Media and Translation in the Middle East
November 18, 2012 1 Comments
Digital media has played a significant role in shaping the economy, culture and behavior of consumers and companies in the Mena region with pioneering trends in video advertising, mobile marketing and Social Media to name a few. Digital is vastly becoming the focus for investment – according to a r...
- Twitter in Arabic and Right-to-Left Languages
February 01, 2012 Comments
Twitter finally is stepping into the right-to-left languages including the Arabic Language, Farsi, Urdu and Hebrew. The Twitter Translation Center is now open for volunteer translators to localize the twitter user interface into the right-to-left languages. Twitter announced on their blog Twitter...