From last few years, the IT, Telecoms and Technology sector in Middle East has witnessed huge transformation. It happened due to the rise of many innovations in all these mentioned areas. Similarly, the relationship between the consumers, startups, businesses, regulators, governments and telecom operators have also grown up and become more complex as economies and societies in the Middle East are now more digitally dependent. Lets look at the Tech Trends that will Shape Middle East Landscape during 2017:
e-Commerce: Leading the Competition
e-Commerce is the next big thing across entire world. Similarly, it has also played significant role in the Middle East. In this regard, the most famous initiative is “Noon.com”; first launched in UAE and Saudi Arabia buy later expanded to entire region of ME.
Tech Trends that will Shape Middle East Landscape during 2017
The Role of Mobile & IoTs
Mobile industry has contributed a lot to the revenues of ME. The amount of revenues is expected to reach $200bn by the end of 2020.
Other things include Voice-activated AI solutions like Amazon Echo also emerged as main user interface for the connected devices in smart homes.
The launch of 5G will play further important role by offering support to the growing concept of IoTs. Hence, 5G will help in accelerating the development of IoTs market during 2017.