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ArabNet Digital Summit 2013 - Participants

Official: Dubai to Host ArabNet Digital Summit This June

For the second year in a row, Dubai will host the region’s largest gathering of leaders in digital business and entrepreneurship, the ArabNet Digital Summit 2014, with more than 130 international and regional speakers, 1000+ attendees, and 50+ fast growing digital SMEs.  The Summit will take place at Atlantis, The Palm, on June 3-5, 2014, andaims […]


ArabNet Beirut 2014: Day 2 Wrap-Up

As Arabnet unraveled the second day of its 2014 edition with a visit by government officials most notably H.E. Minister of Telecom Boutros Harb, the agenda of the day promised a rich selection of panels and sessions to attend. We set out by making rounds in the main hall and visiting exhibitors who were spread […]


Official: ArabNet Beirut 2014 Edition Kicked-Off Today

The official opening ceremony of ArabNet Beirut Conference 2014 was held this morning at the Hilton Beirut Habtoor Grand hotel, organized by ArabNet in collaboration with the Central Bank of Lebanon, and in strategic partnership with Bank Audi, Beirut Digital District, and Digital Media Services. ArabNet Beirut brings together more than 70 speakers, 40 sponsors […]

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ArabNet 2014: The Interview With Omar Christidis

With ArabNet 2014 right around the corner, we thought it was a nice idea to have a talk with Omar Christidis. Omar is CEO and founder of ArabNet, the hub of digital marketing and tech professionals based in the Middle East. ArabNet will be holding a three-days conference in Beirut on March 4th to 6th. The Interview Going back […]

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ArabNet: Online Transactions in Levant Totals $4 Billion, to Grow at 25%

The MENA region is the fastest growing e-commerce region in the world, with online shopping reaching $1 billion and online transactions totaling a stellar $15 billion –a 45% YoY increase. Omar Soudoudi, Managing Director at Payfort, says that e-commerce growth will remain at 25%, higher than any other region worldwide. According to Omar, the biggest opportunity […]

ArabNet Developer Tournament UAE Winners

ArabNet Crowns the Top 4 Developers in the UAE

A group of young web and mobile developers gathered last Saturday at the ArabNet Developer Tournament, the second in a series of regional tournaments for developers spanning 6 Arab countries: Lebanon, UAE, Jordan, Kuwait, KSA, and Qatar. The tournament, which was held with the sponsorship of du UAE and in partnership with Dubai Internet City (DIC), took […]

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ArabNet Beirut 2014: Meet the Competitions Judges

It’s that time of the year again, the time where great minds meet to discuss the essence of entrepreneurship, creativity and digital media impact. ArabNet Beirut 2014. The event will take place between the 4th and 6th of March, 2014 in Beirut and will feature more than 80 speakers from across the MENA region and abroad […]