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Mid-East travel and tourism industry to increase spending on IoT technology by 22% by 2022, says Arabian Travel Market report
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 15 October, 2019 4:30 am
The Middle East’s travel and tourism industry is expected to increase its spending on Internet of Things (IoT) technology by 22% by 2022, according to data published ahead of the inaugural edition of Travel Forward, which will take place alongside Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2020 at Dubai...
Social exposure: examining the underlying insecurities in the future of robotics
Technology & IT | Monday 14 October, 2019 7:21 pm
The social influence of robots on people and the insecurities this can bring should not be underestimated. Research conducted by Kaspersky and Ghent University has found that robots can effectively extract sensitive information from people who trust them, by persuading them to take unsafe actions....
Demand for Peruvian products in Saudi Arabia on the rise
Business & Money | Sunday 13 October, 2019 1:20 pm
Peru, one of the world's fastest-growing Latin American nations, is all set to expand its exports of a wide range of goods to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), a move that is aligned with the growing Peruvian exports to the wider Asian region. The KSA is one of the top priority desti- nations...
Kaspersky Security Network:  H1 2019 Saudi Cyber Threat Landscape in Review
Technology & IT | Sunday 6 October, 2019 3:25 pm
Kaspersky has released an overview of the cyber and IT security threats faced by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the first six months of 2019. The Kaspersky Security Network (KSN), specialised infrastructure designed to process threat information and transform into actionable insights, has...
Saudi Arabia aims to develop a thriving leisure and entertainment sector
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 6 October, 2019 10:00 am
Saudi Arabia is investing significantly and introducing major changes with the aim of building a thriving leisure and entertainment (L&E) sector and a comprehensive offering across segments, according to a new insight by the Ideation Center, the think tank for Strategy&, part of the PwC...
Business & Money | Wednesday 2 October, 2019 2:03 pm
MAGNiTT, MENA’s leading startup data platform, in partnership with 500 Startups, one of the most active venture capital firms across the MENA region, have launched their first joint report “State of MENA Startups 2019” today.   The in-depth report includes results of a...
No more WallHack: Kaspersky presents new cloud-based solution to counter cheating in eSports
Technology & IT | Tuesday 17 September, 2019 5:02 pm
Kaspersky has taken the first step in protecting fair play in eSports: the company introduced a beta version of its new solution Kaspersky Anti-Cheat to help tournament organizers combat in-game cheating. With this new cloud-based offering, Kaspersky provides real-time cheat detection and shares...
Being little makes you invincible? The third of small companies that suffered a data breach wouldn’t agree
Technology & IT | Monday 16 September, 2019 2:18 pm
Around 45% of small businesses have been victims of data breaches in 2019, according to a recent Kaspersky survey[1]. While data breaches threaten small companies with painful consequences, the survey revealed that security measures taken by them to prevent such incidents are often...
Events crucial for the Middle East to realise tourism market value of US$133.6 billion by 2028, says Arabian Travel Market
Business & Money | Monday 16 September, 2019 2:12 pm
Events for Tourism Growth will be adopted as the official show theme for Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2020, taking place at Dubai World Trade Centre from Sunday 19 – Wednesday 22 April 2020. According to data from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), the direct contribution of...
5 tips from tajawal to save money on flight bookings
Business & Money | Wednesday 11 September, 2019 2:15 pm
Are you planning your next getaway? Plenty of good things are associated with travel.   While travelling can be an incredibly relaxing and enriching experience, holiday planning can be a daunting prospect. Moreover, airfare can easily be the largest expense of your trip. Filtering...