Riyadh, Saudi Arabia- 27th February 2020: Darussalam has launched a new website for its consumers in KSA, by the name of Darussalamstore.com. The new website has been launched to increase the existing market reach and availability. It will allow it’s consumers to easily purchase the full range of Darussalam’s books from all over KSA and even internationally.
“We are excited to announce that after Darussalam’s consistent growth and success we have now launched a new website for our customers expanding the availability of our books worldwide”- Mr Abdul Malik Mujahid, Founder
The site contains a collection of authentic Islamic books from almost 20 categories including Quran, Tafseer, Ramadan, Hajj/Umrah, Family and even Science. Additionally, the website contains separate collections of books for Muslims, ......read more
We would like to announce that Global Innovations (GI) has partnered with Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS). By integrating with Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS) through Global Innovations, you’ll have access to over 600,000 properties worldwide. Expand your offering and enhance your customer’s experience.
EPS Rapid is a light API product that lets you customize your hotel bookings end-to-end, from shopping to booking to payment.
600,000+ Properties Worldwide
650,000+ Deals, Including Member-only Deals
15%+ Average Package Rate Discount for Consumers
Rate Breakup with Taxes
Alerts in Case Price Gets Change
We would like to announce that TBO holidays hotel XML API Integrated with Global Innovations flagship products TassPro and Itinerary. With XML API integration with TBO Holidays, Travel agencies and travel suppliers get access to global range of 700,000+ hotels and apartments across the world.
Detailed integration as per TBO guidelines
Certified by TBO
Rate breakup with taxes
Alerts in case price gets change
Global Innovation’s TassPro & Itinerary Key Features
Ready to use 50 plus API
B2B, B2C and Front Desk ......read more
We would like to announce that Rate Hawk is live with Global Innovations flagship product TassPro and Itinerary. GI’s API Integration to Rate Hawk will provide you real-time availability for travel products sourced from over 1.3M+ accommodation across the world.
About Rate Hawk
RateHawk.com is an innovative B2B hotel booking engine developed by the team of Emerging Travel Group, it is present in 100+ markets worldwide.
Rate Hawk offers agents the best prices for any type of accommodation in any geography. They do this by scanning the globe for the best accommodation providers, hand-pick the strongest ones and pass on the best offers in the B2B hotel booking world from 100+ wholesalers, consolidators, OTAs and DMCs in one product.
Rate Hawk has more than 12k partners in more than 100 countries. ......read more
The Travel & Tourism industry has transformed over the past few decades undergoing a digital revolution for holidaymakers. In this modern digital business environment, where companies have to compete for user attention like never before, a good user experience has become crucial to business success.
User experience design is often used to describe the usability of an application or the user interface. The true meaning of UX design, though, goes far beyond that. It encompasses the entire process of software design and development. It includes branding, functionality, design, integration, and usability. But, why does it matter so much? Here’s why every business must think about the user experience when they design websites and apps.
UX design is the process of building applications that are relevant and meaningful. Apps ......read more
xHunt campaign: New watering hole identified for credential harvesting
February 03, 2020: Researchers from Unit 42, the threat intelligence arm of Palo Alto Networks, recently identified a Kuwaiti organization’s webpage used as an apparent watering hole. The discovery was made during analysis of xHunt campaign activities. The webpage contained a hidden image which was observed between June and December 2019, and referenced domains associated with malicious activity conducted by the xHunt campaign operators.
Unit 42 believes that the same threat actors involved in the Hisoka attack campaign compromised and injected this HTML code into this website in an attempt to harvest credentials from the website’s visitors; specifically, gathering account names and password hashes. While Unit 42 cannot ......read more
Muttawiffy Hujjaj South Asia Establishment is leading organization that provides its services to Hajj Pilgrims flocking to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from Asian countries like India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka etc during Hajj. In last Hajj season an approximate 6 lakhs Hajj pilgrims were served which included pilgrims from both government and private tour operators.
MHSAE is the largest organization among other Hajj establishments and serves the most number of Hajj Pilgrims coming in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for performing Islamic ritual of Hajj.
MHSAE make use of IT for smooth functioning of its business operations. As world is moving towards digitization, IT has now become backbone of almost every organization’s business operations. Distinctive Innovations (Global Innovations) plays an ......read more
January 2020 marks our 17th anniversary as a Dubai based Travel Technology Company. Growing in the IT industry for many years now with several meaningful achievements in the rapidly changing world of technology, Global Innovations has added another meaningful year to their existence. By creating a sense of contentment among employees, establishing strong relationships and delivering bests to its clients/partners, the company has been successfully present on the market for 17 years now.
Our mission is to create value and impact for our clients to make them more competitive and align them with the fast pace business environment. We do it by attracting the right talent, advanced planning and with the right selection of technology at the right time.
About Global Innovation
We ......read more
Whether an online travel agency, travel Management Company, travel agent or any other business operating in the travel industry, automation saves time, reduce costs and allows resources to be diverted elsewhere.
Most of the Travel Agencies are still running their business with so many complex manual processes which involve high human resource cost, complex processes, less customer satisfaction, no clear insight and less control on their business.
A typical large TMC is dealing with Retail, Corporates, B2B and on lines sales channels for revenue. There are so many solutions in the market which automates sales and booking management and most of them are focused on B2C, B2B and CBT solutions. But TMCs are not limited to these 3 channels; they have their own front desk staff, Implants and many other ways to sell. They have complex ......read more
September 24, 2019 - Kuwait
Between May and June 2019, Unit 42, the global threat intelligence team at Palo Alto Networks, observed previously unknown tools used in the targeting of transportation and shipping organizations based in Kuwait.
The first known attack in this campaign targeted a Kuwait transportation and shipping company in which the actors installed a backdoor tool named Hisoka. Several custom tools were later downloaded to the system in order to carry out post-exploitation activities. All of these tools appear to have been created by the same developer. We were able to collect several variations of these tools including one dating back to July 2018.
The developer of the collected tools used character names from the anime series Hunter x Hunter, which is the basis for the campaign name “xHunt.” The ......read more
Kuwait – April 25 2019: We like to have smartphones that are able to do any job on their own and having a great camera on the phone is a given. Charging a power bank and dragging it around all day just in case your phone runs out of battery is not really a way to solve battery issues either. The best solution to this is to get a phone with a superb camera, a battery that lives long and a powerful processer, like the new HUAWEI P30 Pro and most odds are that you are going to like it.
This phone is equipped with the world’s first Leica Quad camera setup that houses four powerful cameras for all your photography and videography needs. If you want your pictures and videos to look clear and full of colors even at night, the 40MP main camera can do this fully well. And if you like to take wide shots you have got the 20MP ......read more
Kuwait – April 22 2019— Huawei’s recently unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the HUAWEI P30 Pro. Dubbed the Supercamera Phone, it is packed full with the company’s latest and greatest innovations. Here’s what’s new on the super powered flagship.
1. Optimized Snapchat Experience
Huawei announced that it has worked to optimize the Huawei P30 series camera for Snapchat, bringing more camera innovations to users, aiming for Snapchatters to soon be able to enjoy more experiences using the Huawei P30 camera.
2. Leica Quad Camera Setup
The HUAWEI P30 Pro packs a revolutionary Leica Quad Camera setup. This includes a 40MP main camera with the HUAWEI SuperSpectrum Sensor which brings in more light so taking pictures or shooting videos in the ......read more
Kuwait, April 11, 2019: IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is delighted to announce its partnership with Kuwait Finance House (KFH) to offer the first metal payment card in the country. This full-metal-card is the most premium product of the IDEMIA Smart Metal range.
Long considered a pioneer in Shar’iah compliant banking and one of the foremost Islamic financial institutions in the world, KFH has set another record with the introduction of Kuwait’s first metalpayment card. Partnering with IDEMIA, KFH will offer its new metal cards as an upgrade to a select group of its premium customers.
Bearing a one-of-a-kind laser-engraved design that demonstrates the bank’s commitment to service and innovation, IDEMIA’s smart metal card allows KFH to offer a distinct payment experience and unique ......read more
Company was the first smartphone player globally to showcase a 10x Hybrid Zoom camera technology during MWC 2019
March 26, 2019: OPPO has confirmed that the world’s first 10x Hybrid Zoom technology on a smartphone camera will be making its way to consumers in the Middle East very soon. Originally previewed in February 2019 at the Mobile World Congress, OPPO is the original inventor of 10x Hybrid Zoom technology, created as a means to provide everyone the opportunity to take professional style photographs, without fearing any loss of quality.
OPPO’s 10x Hybrid Zoom is a new technology created by OPPO with a triple-lens camera structure consisting of a telephoto lens, a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 48MP main camera. To provide further value to users, OPPO will also introduce Optical Image ......read more
5G will be available everywhere in Kuwait.
Kuwait, 06 March 2019: Kuwait: VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced the establishment of a 5G Innovation Center, with the aim to explore, develop, and launch new 5G use cases in Kuwait by 2019. Currently VIVA is already in action to rollout a nationwide 5G network with over 1000 5G NR sites supported by a massive device ecosystem of more than 100K devices including 5G CPEs, setting the benchmark as one of the largest 5G commercial rollouts in the world up to date. The 5G innovation center comes to enforce VIVA’s 5G business strategy execution and will open the door for new business models such as ultra-broadband, IoT, smart city services, and position VIVA as the undisputed leader in 5G era.
On this occasion, Eng. Zarrar Khan, ......read more
In yet another regional first, KFH will develop an autonomous system to take application details, communicate with credit bureaus and issue recommendations
Move follows last year’s announcement of KFH’s customer service chatbot designed to alleviate companywide workloads
March 3, 2019; Kuwait City, Kuwait – Kuwait Finance House (KFH) today announced that it has adopted Robotic Process Automation solutions by Blue-Prism, built on Microsoft technologies. This makes KFH the region’s first company in the Financial services industry (FSI) to implement a fully automated workflow system for retail credit and enables the organisation to empower its employees to better engage customers, optimize operations and transform services.
“Automation of our retail credit ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2019: Huawei officially launched its 5G multi-mode chipset Balong 5000 today – along with the first commercial 5G device powered by it, the Huawei 5G CPE Pro. Together, these two new products provide the world's fastest wireless connections for your smartphone, your home, the office, and on the go.
Balong 5000 officially unlocks the 5G era. This chipset supports a broad range of 5G products in addition to smartphones, including home broadband devices, vehicle-mounted devices, and 5G modules. It will provide consumers with a brand new 5G experience across multiple scenarios.
"The Balong 5000 will open up a whole new world to consumers," said the CEO of Huawei's Consumer Business Group, Richard Yu. "It will enable everything to sense, and will provide the ......read more
Lenovo DCG, in partnership with Pivot3, showcases new-edge converged computing and storage solutions at Intersec 2019 tailored around the needs of future Smart Cities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 23 January 2019: Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global technology leader, today announced their first participation in Intersec 2019, one of the world’s leading security trade shows, hosted at the Dubai World Trade Centre. During the exhibition, Lenovo DCG is showcasing some of the company’s high-performance computing capabilities, as well as an extensive product offering designed for the ‘Intelligence Revolution’ era.
In line with Lenovo’s strategy to empower and facilitate ‘Intelligent Transformation’, the participation follows the company’s recent announcement of ......read more
January 22, 2019: Following its successful launch, HONOR 10 Lite, HONOR’s latest flagship phone, is now available in Oman. While the flagship device packs powerful hardware it also scores high in style and design, making it a great new-year purchase or gift. It features a refined gradient finish for a youthful, energetic look that turns the device into an instant style icon, giving you a refreshing start in 2019.
As Artificial Intelligence (AI) continues to dominate new technology and devices in 2019 and beyond, the AI-powered HONOR 10 Lite front camera will offer a superior selfie experience to smartly capture the best possible selfie in any moment. The front camera can intelligently recognize and optimize eight scenarios in real time with the AI-powered algorithm, enhancing the subject’s face and the ......read more
UAE, January 08, 2019: Sony Corporation (“Sony”) will exhibit at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, held from Tuesday, January 8.
Sony Corporation President & CEO Kenichiro Yoshida spoke at the Sony press conference held on Monday, January 7(local time), stating that “Sony is a Creative Entertainment Company. We at Sony partner with content creators who make the music, the movies, the television shows and the games that engage billions of eyes and ears and minds around the world. We’d like to showcase how Sony’s professional grade technologies support creators across the entertainment industries to produce compelling content. You will also see how our consumer products connect creators and users by enabling people to enjoy content at the highest possible quality.”
He ......read more
LG CTO Envisions Life Enhanced by Next Generation of
Consumer-Focused Artificial Intelligence Innovations
Jan. 8, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) President and CTO Dr. I.P. Park outlined the company’s vision for the future in his CES 2019 keynote, titled AI for an Even Better Life, on January 7 at the MGM Park Theater in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. At CES, the world’s premier consumer electronics show, LG’s CTO outlined how the three key pillars of artificial intelligence – Evolve, Connect and Open – could deliver a robust AI ecosystem with diverse solutions for the real world.
A leading proponent of consumer-focused AI technology, LG has continued to take a leadership role in advocating the beneficial role of AI in consumers’ lives. The keynote featured LG’s AI technologies ......read more
“For 5G markets that choose to not work with Huawei–they will be like an NBA game without star players”
Huawei 2018 sales revenue is expected to reach 108.5 billion US dollars, up 21% year-on-year.
Dubai, UAE, January 02, 2019: In a New Year letter sent by Huawei Rotating Chairman Guo Ping to the company 180 thousand employees worldwide, he expresses his confidence about the company business performance as Huawei never stopped pushing forward, and as a result the company 2018 sales revenue is expected to reach 108.5 billion US dollars, up 21% year-on-year.
Listing some 2018 milestones, he mentioned that Huawei has signed 26 commercial contracts for 5G with leading global carriers, and have already shipped more than 10,000 5G base stations to markets around the world. More ......read more
December 04, 2018: The HP ProBook x360 11 G3 EE and HP ProBook x360 11 G4 EE are the world’s thinnest rugged convertibles Since 2015, HP’s Education Edition PCs have consistently reset the bar for ruggedness and innovation for schools. With amazing new features designed to enhance instruction and minimize cost of management and downtime, the HP ProBook x360 11 Education Edition G3 and G4 allow users to:
Learn in the classroom and on the go. Thinner than its predecessor, these devices are built to withstand the rigors of active students with shock-absorbing molded rubber trim, a reinforced power port, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3, and a spill-resistant keyboard.
Stay on task in the classroom or in the cloud. Power through the school day with the latest Intel® processors and battery life up to 16 ......read more
Kuwait , 27 November 2018: Senior executives from across the private and public sector gathered in Kuwait today for ‘IoT: Driving Kuwait’s Digital Future’, a conference to explore the country’s immense potential as a hub for the Internet of Things.
The event, which is being jointly organized by Bloomberg Businessweek and Oliver Wyman, featured keynote speakers including Sheikh Yousef Al-Sabahthe Director General of Kuwait Ports Authority, Dr. Saad Al-Barrak the chairman of ILA Group and Nawaf Algharabally the CTO of Zain Kuwait, who shared insights on how IoT has the potential to transform Kuwait’s economy and society.
The number of connected objects globally will rise to between 50 and 100 billion by 2020, up from 15 billion in 2014, according to Oliver Wyman. These connected ......read more
More than two million deals on products from leading brands
Souq empowers over 14,000 sellers and local brand across the region to succeed this White Friday
Local and global brands go on sale from 20 to 24 November with up to 70%
More deals than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and more
15 November 2018: SOUQ.com brought White Friday to UAE in 2014 and is today announcing the return of its biggest online shopping event, with more deals than ever. From the 20th to the 24th November, customers across the GCC and Egypt can choose from more than two million deals and offers, with discounts of up to 70% available.
This year’s White Friday will be the biggest event ever, offering more than two million deals on the widest variety of ......read more
November 24, 2019: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that it has been chosen by Ooredoo Kuwait, a part of Ooredoo Group – a leading international communications company operating across the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia – to deliver the region’s first secure SD-WAN managed ......read more
By John Maddison, EVP of products and solutions at Fortinet.
Over the past couple of decades, changes in the threat landscape have driven changes in how we design, implement, and manage security. Organizations have spent the last two decades updating their security gear to keep up with the latest threats and attack vectors. In the late 1990s, the creation of viruses and worms forced the ......read more
In last few days it has been revealed that ESET, the global leader in cybersecurity, has earnt one of the top spots on G2’s Best Software Companies in EMEA list – a ranking that takes into account over 66,000 users reviews of software products.
G2, the global user review site that helps businesses to make smart buying decisions, awarded ESET the #4 ranking in a process that ......read more
14th November, 2018: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, won the first place prize of the prestigious King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award. This announcement was made during the illustrious annual Award Gala which took place Monday 12th of November at Al Faisaliah Hotel in ......read more
Space Grill – The World’s Best Full Size and Indoor Certified Fold-Away BBQ Launches in the Middle East
October 27, 2018: With many of us Dubai and GCC residents enjoying apartment living, the award-winning Space Grill is an amazing new-to-the-region cooking solution for those who enjoy a little al-fresco balcony dining but don’t have the space for a ......read more
October 16, 2018 – Zain Kuwait, the leading digital service provider in the country, announces a strategic partnership with Samsung and Al Babtain Turnkey Solutions to employ Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to accelerate the nation’s digital transformation. This collaboration will facilitate the development of smart education, smart health, smart security and smart ......read more
Kuwait, September 30, 2018: Marks & Spencer (M&S) and Al-Futtaim today unveils its brand-new Kuwait website– bringing its flagship shopping experience of approximately 10,000 quality clothing and homeware products to customers across the whole of Kuwait.
The new website, marksandspencerme.com offers customers an enhanced way to shop with M&S, with greater ......read more
Honeywell Technology Symposium 2018 showcases cutting-edge technologies to make buildings and cities smarter, safer and more energy efficient
Kuwait City, KUWAIT – September 05, 2018: In support of Kuwait’s long-term vision to drive sustainable development and build smarter cities, Honeywell (NYSE: HON), a global leader in connected buildings, ......read more
Starting today, customers in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Oman can buy Kindle devices from SOUQ.com, including the bestselling Kindle Paperwhite and our most advanced e-reader—Kindle Oasis
With Kindle, readers have access to the world’s best eBook selection on Amazon.com, including over one million titles in English, Arabic, French and Hindi, including over 12,000 ......read more
Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer with robust Q2 performance
August 5, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) today announced its business results for the first half of 2018. The company reported solid growth, with global smartphone shipments at 95+ million units*. According to IDC, Huawei rises to become the ......read more
Author: Network Protection Security Labs, Attack Investigation Team
Summary: Active attack group is eager to make use of available tools, research, and the work of other threat actors.
July 25, 2018: Symantec has uncovered the operations of a threat actor named Leafminer that is targeting a broad list of government organizations and business verticals in various regions in ......read more
Hundreds of new and quirky products now on Interesting Finds
July 25, 2018: SOUQ.com has announced the launch of its new “Interesting Finds” store which will make your search for the perfect gift forever easier. Customers can now easily access hundreds of new, interesting and trendy products including toys, home decor, accessories, and much more.
Interesting ......read more
Hisense expands its product portfolio and brings a round of exciting prizes to be won as official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
Further to its dynamic competitions and offers prior to the World Cup, Hisense gave away 4 winners each semi-final tickets + AED 10,000 Cash*, a 65-inch Hisense ULED TV, a 55-inch Hisense ULED TV and to 8 lucky winners group tickets to the ......read more
Powered by Dual front camera (24MP+2MP) and new f/2.0 wide aperture lens, HUAWEI nova 3 series promises Artificial Intelligence selfies
July 19, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), the global smartphone giant, has announced the launch of its new HUAWEI nova 3 and HUAWEI nova 3i in the UAE. Both smartphones are powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its overall functioning and ......read more
The LG G7 smartphone is the all-round cutting-edge smartphone with a brighter display, superior camera, precision audio and a host of AI functions that set it above the competition
Dubai, UAE, July 08, 2018: Following a successful rollout of the latest LG G7 ThinQ+ smartphone in South Korea, the Americas and Europe, LG has now launched its premium flagship smartphone in the GCC. The LG ......read more
ESET – a global leader in information security software – has been recognized as a ‘Leader’ in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites, Q2 2018 report. The prestigious report assessed 15 of the most significant security vendors, including their ability to prevent, detect and remediate endpoint threats, with ESET emerging as one of the leaders.
In reviewing ......read more
July 01, 2018: When you are on one of your midnight fast food runs with your friends, you better not forget your house keys, nor your HUAWEI P20 Pro.
A camera which works like a literal pupil, shifting with different exposures, the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s lens adapt to every landscape, in attempts to capture the most idyllic of shots. We tested out the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s camera ......read more
Munich, June 13, 2018 — Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, today announced that its German data centers are open for business.
Mimecast confirmed that the services are live and the first customers had begun their onboarding. Two new replicated data centers are in separate co-located facilities in Frankfurt am Main and operate on Mimecast’s ......read more
UAE, 20 May 2018 – The RIPE Network Coordination Centre (NCC) and the Kuwait Communication Information Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (CITRA) recently held a training program for telecommunications and Internet service providers (ISPs) to educate them on how to work with Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) and deploy it on their networks. The training, held in Kuwait, forms part of ......read more
With enhanced AI Beauty 2.0 technology, the F7 is like your Personal Beauty Artist;
A beautiful 6.23-inch Super Full Screen with numerous software assistant for better full screen experience.
Equipped with 3400 mAh battery and AI battery management for long battery endurance
Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 23rd, April 2018 – OPPO, the Selfie Expert and ......read more
Upgrade to a brand new Galaxy S9 or S9+ for an exclusive price when you trade in your current device at select Samsung Brand stores and retailers in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2018: Don’t miss your chance to own Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone for an exclusive discounted price when you trade in your current device. For a limited time only, Samsung is giving its ......read more
The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ fuel new discoveries with Super Slow-mo video, best-in-class low light camera and AR Emoji for a more personalized way to express yourself
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 08 March, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics Co. introduced to the UAE the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphones that reimagine the way people communicate, ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos Mobile 8, the latest version of its Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and mobile security solution. This new version lets system administrators manage and secure corporate-owned and personal Mac, Windows, and mobile endpoints in the cloud-based Sophos Central management platform to deliver a ......read more
Kuwait City, Kuwait, January 31, 2018: Gulf Business Machines (GBM), the region’s number one provider of IT solutions, has appointed Wassim Seliman as General Manager of the company’s Kuwait business, effective January 2018.
In his new role, Wassim will be responsible for maintaining GBM Kuwait’s customer relationships, the growth of the local business, as ......read more
Strong Profitability and Highest Annual Sales Ever Led by Performance of Premium Home Appliances and TVs
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 28, 2018 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced record full-year revenues for 2017 of KRW 61.4 trillion (USD 55.4 billion), an increase of 10.9 percent from the previous year, the highest in the company’s history. Full-year 2017 profits of KRW 2.47 ......read more