touch, the leading mobile telecommunications and data operator in Lebanon, managed by Zain Group, announced the launch of the 12th edition of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition, spearheaded by the MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) Pan Arab. During a press conference held at Le Gray Hotel in Beirut, details of the annual competition designed to support and celebrate startups in the Arab world were given, including an update on the US$160,000 worth of prizes on offer.

Read more: touch supports the MITEF Arab Startup Competition in a bid to foster local startup ecosystem

touch, the leading mobile telecommunications and data operator in Lebanon, managed by Zain Group, has performed the first commercial 5G trial in Lebanon using Huawei equipment, at an event held under the auspices of the Prime Minister Designate Saad Hariri represented by the Caretaker Minister of Telecommunications Jamal Jarrah. This trial showcased the real 5G experience that customers shall have once it is deployed in the country and 5G-enabled devices become available.

Read more: touch conducts breakthrough commercial trial of 5G technology

Alfa Chairman and CEO Marwan Hayek participated in the roundtable hosted by the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2018, which brought together the world's top corporate leaders. Held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, this summit is part of the annual United Nations meetings that coincide with the General Assembly.

Read more: Alfa CEO stresses commitment to SDGs at UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2018

Etisalat Facilities Management, a subsidiary of Etisalat Service Holdings, has signed an agreement with established market leader eSolutions, part of Midis Group and a regional platinum partner of IBM, to jointly offer Smart Integrated Facility Management solutions to achieve cost savings, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.

Read more: Etisalat signs agreement with IBM partner to offer smart integrated facility solutions

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