Category : online advertising

11 Dec

Our Top 10 Tech Stories, Dec 2013

by Damian Radcliffe

After a brief hiatus over the summer, our series of monthly Top 10 Tech stories is back! Each month we identify the biggest – and some of the more unusual – technology based stories from the past four weeks, and share them with you. This issue has been produced by my new colleague Shahd Dauleh and was […]

10 Nov

Get Creative With Your Online Competitions

by William Nestor

The online competition has been a staple of the healthy business diet for a long time now. But does anyone stop to think if they are getting enough bang for their buck? Who doesn’t want to drive traffic to their website, increase their social media followers and, most importantly, promote their products efficiently online? These […]

24 Oct

Qatar Sharpens Its e-Commerce Potential

by William Nestor

In the wake of Qatar National Bank’s (QNB’s) new partnership with PayPal, we discussed the security benefits of the online money transfer service, how online spending is on the rise in the region, and why businesses should take the step into the market with Managing Director for PayPal Middle East and North Africa, Elias Ghanem. E-commerce […]

08 Oct

The State of the Net in Qatar

by William Nestor

Northwestern University in Qatar’s third Media Industries Forum brings to lights a plethora of interesting and relevant research results regarding digital content, e-commerce, internet usage and sentiments towards speaking your mind online in Qatar. The results from various studies and surveys were discussed during the forum by many leading representatives in publishing, electronic media, digital […]

19 Sep

How Consumers Can Resolve Problems With Telecom Providers

by William Nestor

With new technology spreading faster than ever in Qatar, it is important to stay well informed from a consumer perspective. ictQATAR’s Consumer and Government Affairs department develops telecommunications consumer policies and serves as the agency’s connection to the Qatari consumer. The organization continually promotes a safe and competitive telecoms industry and offers help and assistance […]