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BDL Accelerate is Lebanon's annual international conference and officially the biggest and most influential on the Mediterranean and in the MENA, featuring [in 2016] over 25,000 participants from 86 countries and 415 cities, 125 speakers, 9 stages, and 16,000 sqm of conference space.
Marcopolis.net Video Interview with Marwan Hayek, Chairman and CEO of Alfa. Also available here http://www.marcopolis.net/lebanese-telecom-sector.htm. Mr. Hayek shares his views on Lebanese telecom sector and privatization. There are 2 mobile operators on the Lebanese telecom market, however they are still state owned which is limiting the competition. The privatization of Lebanese telecom sector is expected to start in 2011. To read the full transcript of the MarcoPolis interview with Mr. Hayek of Alfa visit Marcopolis.net webpage http://www.marcopolis.net/alfa-lebanon-alfa-mobile-operator-in-lebanon.htm.
Internet users in Lebanon often bypass the state-owned monopoly and get connected illegally. Outlawed service providers say they offer faster and cheaper web surfing. And they have grown in popularity despite arrests and government crackdown. Al Jazeera’s Imtiaz Tyab reports from Beirut. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
Despite political and infrastructure challenges, Beirut is investing in local tech entrepreneurs and hoping to become the startup capital of the region, Dana Ballout reports. Photo: Getty Images Subscribe to the WSJ channel here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Follow WSJ on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/wsjvideo Follow WSJ on Google+: https://plus.google.com/+wsj/posts Follow WSJ on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WSJvideo Follow WSJ on Instagram: http://instagram.com/wsj Follow WSJ on Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/wsj/
Explore how the public and private sectors are utilizing technology to transform how they deal with citizens and customers
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The Lebanese Ministry of Telecom, represented by HE Nicolas Sehnaoui, and Intel, represented by its VP John Davies, signed an MOU in presence of the Minister of Education HE Hassan Diab. This signature came on the back of Intel winning the Tablets tender project that was launched by Alfa and Touch. This MOU documents Intel commitment to Lebanon in creating additional economical value to support the success of launching this product (which consists of the Tablet, 3G Data packages and specialized content ) for young Lebanese students ( ages 6-18 ). Under this MOU Intel will work with the local partner Triple C to build an assembly facility for these tablets , invest in creating the needed know how within the universities to graduate students equipped with Mobile apps development ( train a...
In a QSO with AC65CF - Abdullah from Abu Dhabi. His Excellency Minister Nicolas Sehnaoui (Former Lebanon Telecom Minister) chose the Amateur Radio Airwaves to transmit messages of Peace and Unity to the world. His Excellency, along with Lebanese Army and Lebanese Hams (OD5RW – John and and OD5LN – General Naim) set up an Amateur Radio Station on top of Mount Lebanon, Shabrouh Summit 1915 m ASL and communicated with Amateur Radio Stations on the air.
Electricity blackouts plunge Lebanon into darkness for several hours a day. Estimates say it could cost up to $6bn to overhaul the country's entire power infrastructure. But some entrepreneurs are easing the situation by installing solar panels. Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from Beirut. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/