Middleeast

02.18.18
Netflix deal provides a much-needed boost in the Middle East
02.18.18

Netflix deal provides a much-needed boost in the Middle East

An alliance with OSN will bring its shows to a much wider audience.

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11.07.17
The surprising Islamic beauty of 'Engare'
11.07.17

The surprising Islamic beauty of 'Engare'

It all started with a question in Mahdi Bahrami's geometry class.

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07.17.17
US lifts laptop ban from final Middle Eastern airline (updated)
07.17.17

US lifts laptop ban from final Middle Eastern airline (updated)

Riyadh is the last airport with the ban in place.

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06.15.17
UK defense company sold powerful surveillance tech to Mid East
06.15.17

UK defense company sold powerful surveillance tech to Mid East

Its Evident system could monitor an entire country.

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06.07.17
Qatar blames current crisis on fake news inserted by hackers
06.07.17

Qatar blames current crisis on fake news inserted by hackers

A 'crime of piracy' on its state news agency spurred a rift with neighboring countries

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03.28.17
Amazon is buying the 'Amazon of the Middle East'
03.28.17

Amazon is buying the 'Amazon of the Middle East'

If the rumors are true, it spent around $650 million to buy Souq.com.

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03.21.17
UK also bans devices from cabins on flights from Middle East
03.21.17

UK also bans devices from cabins on flights from Middle East

Anything bigger than a smartphone will have to be checked.

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03.20.17
US bans most electronics on Middle Eastern airlines (updated)
03.20.17

US bans most electronics on Middle Eastern airlines (updated)

The 4-day ban also covers some African carriers.

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11.25.16
Amazon will spend $1 billion to conquer the Middle East
11.25.16

Amazon will spend $1 billion to conquer the Middle East

By buying local e-commerce giant Souq.com.

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