Monthly : March 2014

26 Mar

Telecommunication Regulatory Conference Keynote: Technology Push vs Demand Pull?

by Anirudh Sharma

I had the brilliant opportunity to meet Professor Laurent Benzoni, Founder of TERA Consultant, France, and Professor of Economics at Sorbonne University, at the most appropriate place – at the first annual Telecommunications Regulatory Conference organized by the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) at the Four Seasons Hotel, earlier today. Professor Benzoni gave a keynote speech at […]

25 Mar

What’s up with WhatsApp

by شهد دولة

Why would Facebook buy WhatsApp for $19 billion? Was I the only person to gasp when the announcement was made? Given that there were hundreds of articles surrounding the story, I have a feeling I wasn’t the only one in shock. Although Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that the WhatsApp deal was a bargain, others […]

18 Mar

New Mobile App Provides Consumers in Qatar with Free and Transparent Information

by Julia Astashkina

Did you know that every household in Qatar owns at least three mobile phones and one smart phone? And a staggering 86% of ICT users access the Internet from a smart phone? With a growing number of mobile phone users in Qatar, improved mobile broadband services and better choices of Internet data packages from the […]