Historically, the advances in technology have affected all business sectors. The Industrial Revolution disrupted manufacturing sector in the 20th century and, currently, digital technologies are affecting all facets of business and economy. Companies in the telecommunications and media sectors are facing a dire need to innovate their products and services, and to revisit their business…

Encouraging home-grown talent and local content production is always our first objective World is still trying to get to grips with how to regulate digital media Quality, engaging content will have far more credibility   Maryam Al Mheiri, Acting Chief Executive Officer of Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi and twofour54, speaks to TRENDS about…

·      Younger population and high income are facilitating the growth of video-on-demand in MENA ·      New alliance will ensure Middle East audience will access award-winning content ·      STARZ PLAY will substantially increase its services in the region   The video-on-demand (VOD) industry is growing at an escalating pace in the Middle East and North Africa…

• Economies globally are not at their best, especially in China, Europe and the US • Consumer spend is at its highest level, giving a positive indication of being optimistic • We ensure that traveling in air is affordable for each and every citizen of Kuwait Q: What is the economic situation in the Gulf,…