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Arabic internet users to get dot shabaka

Internet ‘to speak Arabic’

Arabic content on the Internet is quite plentiful, but can users navigate to it?

March 25, 2013 12:41
 
The best city to live in the Arab World

The best city to live in the Arab World

Saneou Al Hadath releases its annual best cities to live in report—don’t hold your breath on finding out who ranks number 1.

March 13, 2012 3:58
 
Arab Facebook users reach 27.7M as Arab Spring fuels social media growth

Arab Facebook users reach 27.7M as Arab Spring fuels social media growth

The more governments block access, the bigger social media users grow, according to study, which registers 30 per cent increase in Facebook users in the Arab World for Q1 2011.

June 8, 2011 4:11
 
Tunisians face more job losses as economy struggles

Tunisians face more job losses as economy struggles

Job creation unlikely to recover until Q4, minister says; Major trading partner Libya now under heavy NATO fire; Elections will be democratic, Islamist win unlikely (Fixes currency conversion)

May 26, 2011 2:25
 
People, Policies and Presidents: What’s next for the Arab region?

People, Policies and Presidents: What’s next for the Arab region?

A wave of reform has washed over the Arab world. Yet, it remains to be seen whether leaders will stick to pledges and peacefully cede real power, or find ways to divide, co-opt or cow their opponents.

April 3, 2011 1:56
 
Losing signal

Losing signal

This is what some TV viewers in the Middle East have got instead of the World Cup. So how did Al Jazeera’s World Cup dream turned into a business nightmare?

June 14, 2010 5:06
 

Microsoft, Google foresee Arabic language web growth potential

Google and Microsoft seek to enrich Arabic content online, as internet use in the Arab World has seen rapid growth following greater accessibility.

April 26, 2010 9:22
 
Barracking Obama, Part II

Barracking Obama, Part II

Moderates in the Arab world are growing increasingly vocal with their criticism of the US president’s Middle East policy, reports Trends. Part II.

January 1, 2010 8:54
 
Barracking Obama, Part I

Barracking Obama, Part I

Moderates in the Arab world are growing increasingly vocal with their criticism of the US president’s Middle East policy, reports Trends. Part I.

December 30, 2009 11:11
 
Not your average brain drain

Not your average brain drain

The Arab World continues to suffer from staggering unemployment rates. Are regional governments doing enough to curb the region’s brain drain?

December 8, 2009 10:28
 
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