Twitter Spaces releases worldwide for mobile users

Twitter’s Clubhouse-like Spaces releases worldwide

Getting ahead of the social audio space with Clubhouse’s rising popularity, Twitter is rolling out Spaces worldwide including across the Middle East and North Africa region.

YouTube Kids in Middle East and North Africa

YouTube Kids arrives in MENA region with Arabic support

With YouTube being very popular across the Middle East and North Africa region, the release of YouTube Kids in the region with Arabic support provides a simpler and entertaining way for children to discover great videos with parental guidance.

Instagram Reels expanding to more markets in Middle East region

Announced at House of Instagram virtual event on 15 March 2021, Instagram is expanding the availability of Reels to more countries in the Middle East and North Africa region. When it launched globally in august 2020, Egypt was the only country in the MENA region to access it.

Music is available on Facebook and Instagram across the MENA region

Facebook and Instagram launch Music in the MENA region

Remeber how you saw someone’s Stories which had Music, and it shows “Instagram Music isn’t available in your region”? That’s now a thing of the past, as Facebook and Instagram have rolled out Music for user across the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region.

Twitter testing shopping card in the Middle East

Twitter testing new shopping card in Middle East

Twitter is trying out new shopping features, and looks like it’s being done here in the Middle East. Currently, it shows up on an Android device. Expect it to expand to iOS and web in the future.

Twitter government account labels

Government account labels on Twitter expanding to MENA region

If you’ve seen Twitter accounts of the US president and Vice President, you’ve probably seen a special label underneath the name.

As part of Twitter’s transparency efforts, this is now expanding to more countries worldwide including the Middle East and North Africa region.