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Dr. Taseer Rangrez
Ag. Head, ICT Incubation Center, Tamdeed Projects
Etisalat Services Holding (ESH)

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Getting in Sync With Mobile Customers

Mobile technology and the advent of tablets and smartphones have transformed whole industries and are changing customer behavior in ways that impact marketers around the globe. More than just another channel, mobile is digital and social at the same time. It’s making the quest for… Report Details

APAC Digital Marketing Performance Dashboard 2014

The rapidly evolving nature of digital marketing presents increased challenges across Asia-Pacific, with many marketers struggling to integrate digital components in a way that is efficient, effective and measurable. Building on the findings of our studies in 2012 and 2013, this research… Report Details

  • Region Economic Statistics
    GDP at current prices : $2.303 trillion
    GDP growth rate : 3.51%
    Exports : US $1.194 trillion, Growth Rate: -0.52%
    Imports : US $885 billion, Growth Rate : -1.62%

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  • Population Statistics
    The Middle East has a total estimated population of around 1.231 billion people.
    There are a total of 20 countries located in Middle East

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  • Trade and Commerce Statistics
    In the Gulf states, duties are only 5 percent, and this has a big impact incentivising imports into the region.
    Exports remained in the positive territory for the seventh successive month, but the 35 per cent growth in shipments in May was lower than that in the same month last year.

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  • Top 10 in Middle East
    Biggest Cities:
    1. Karachi, Pakistan - 11,774,000
    2. Dhaka, Bangladesh - 10,979,000
    3. Istanbul, Turkey - 9,413,000
    4. Tehrăn, Iran - 7,380,000
    5. Lahore, Pakistan - 6,030,000
    6. Baghdăd, Iraq - 4,796,000…

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  • Mobile Facts in Middle East
    The value of mobile commerce in MENA could reach $4.9 billion by 2015
    Saudi Arabia currently leads the Middle East by smartphone penetration level, achieving a level of 63 percent and is closely followed by the UAE with 61 percent, meaning more than half the total population of these two countries are connected to a smartphone device.

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  • Internet in Middle East
    There are an estimated 90 million internet users in the region, and ecommerce sales are predicted to reach around $15 billion in 2015, up from $9 billion in 2012.
    Fifteen (15) percent of Middle East businesses have an online presence.

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Dinner Dialogue: Optimizing Customer Value Through Context

December 10, 2014
- Los Angeles, California
6:30 pm

Future Customer Summit in Financial Services
November 25, 2014
Dusit Thani
Dubai, UAE

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