The global cyber insurance market registered significant growth in 2020 and 2021, primarily due to substantially increased premiums. The increased frequency and severity of cyberattacks, coupled with the global shift to remote working in the wake of the pandemic, prompted insurers to raise prices.
Reports and Coverage
Cloud Computing in Oman: The Drive and Advancement in ICT
The ICT sector in Oman continues to expand on both local and international levels. The modernizations in e-commerce and e-government have enabled private and public organizations as well and brought a lot of benefits. The Sultanate provides a fertile environment to leverage new technologies, and Artificial Intelligence applications, targeting to attract foreign investments to the sector, through supporting these technologies, and accommodating their initiative testing, supporting its digital transformation and globalization.
Domain ‘.ae’ Among Fastest Growing in Arab Region, Says TDRA
The Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) announced the registration of more than 46,000 new domain names under the UAE national domain .ae in 2022, bringing the total number of registered domain names to 300,000 by Q1 2023. This shows an increase of nearly 20% compared to 2022.
Vodafone: The Future Belongs to Those Who Dream Big for Oman
The year 2022 has gone down in history as a momentous one for Vodafone in Oman, launching its commercial operations and taking great leaps towards developing a telecom operator for the future. Today, dreaming big for Oman is not a slogan but an ethos Vodafone has embraced as the Sultanate’s first 100% digital telecom operator, pledging to do things differently while pushing the sector forward with its unique approach, drive for innovation and scalable 5G capabilities.
Natural Language Processing: A Potential Windfall for Businesses
With the help of natural language processing (NLP), a relevant AI-based technology, a machine can recognize and comprehend the nuances of human language.
Empowering Oman’s Digital Future Through Sustainable Mobile Connectivity and Technology
Nicolas Blixell, Vice President and Head of Ericsson Gulf Council Countries
Oman Sets Sights on Extensive Telecom Transformation by 2025
The Oman Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) set 2025 as its goal to provide the country with the best network and ensure the advancement of the telecommunications sector.
Fulfilling Oman's Vision: A Leading Digital Nation With Competitive ICT Sector
Oman has embraced modernization and economic progress despite being the oldest independent state in the Arab world. It exhibits long-standing traditions seamlessly integrated with modern-day living, making its transformative economy more proactive and digital than before.
E-Government Services in the Middle East: An Economy Booster
A recent EY global survey revealed that residents from numerous countries have expressed concerns that their basic needs are not being met and that constituents expect from their government what they already get in everyday commercial transactions: speed, efficiency, transparency, reliability, security and personalization.
Huawei Deepens Multi-Stakeholder Participation in Cybersecurity
Telecom Review was invited to attend the Huawei Middle East and Central Asia high-level media roundtable on day two of the GSMA M360 Eurasia 2023 conference in Baku, Azerbaijan. The open and transparent discussion that gathered cybersecurity thought leaders across the Middle East and Central Asia, aimed at aligning strategic priorities for the region, deepening engagement and steering collaborative efforts in the industry to advance collective action for cyber stability in the telecom industry.