Snapchat Spotlight available across the Middle East

Grab the Spotlight on Snapchat across the MENA region

Snap brings their new entertainment platform Spotlight in Snapchat across the Middle East and North Africa region, giving users the chance to highlight their fun and entertaining snaps to more users in the Snapchat community.

Twitch lowers subscription prices across Middle East and Asia region

For the Twitch users worldwide, the Amazon-owned company has announced that they’re lowering their subscription prices by switching to local currency payments. Pricing will be adjusted to your location.

Apple's Independent Repair Provider program expanding globally

Apple expanding Independent Repair Provider program worldwide

Apple is expanding their Independent Repair Provider to more countries worldwide (including across the Middle East and North Africa region). That means your nearest electronics repair store can sign up to be an authorized repair center at no cost.

Apple and Samsung prove to be the most popular across the GCC in Q4 2020

Smartphone Market Performance in the Middle East in Q4 2020

How did the GCC region (Qatar, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, and Bahrain) fare with sales and shipments of smartphones in Q4 2020? With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the International Data Center sheds more light with their Quarterly Global Mobile Phone Tracker.

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.