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Israeli imposes privacy limits on coronavirus surveillance

The Israeli cabinet limited on Sunday the involvement of the Shin Bet security service in the cellphone-tracking of people infected by the coronavirus, saying the measure would be a last resort where epidemiological investigation proves insufficient. Circumventing parliament in March, as the coronavirus spread, the cabinet approved emergency regulations that …

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Tourists to be offered free SIM cards in UAE

The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship, ICA, has launched ‘SIM 24’ initiative offering free SIM cards to all tourists upon their arrival in the UAE. These SIM cards include free minutes and data, and will enable visitors to communicate with their families after arriving in the UAE, the ICA said …

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Etisalat to invest Dh3.6b in 2018 in modernising networks: CEO

Etisalat this year is keen to invest heavily in modernisation of mobile and fibre-optic networks, infrastructure development and future technologies. Saleh Al Abdooli, Group Chief Executive Officer, says the company’s strategy is “driving the digital future to empower societies”, in an interview during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. What …

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16 vital services a call away in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi residents can get 16 vital services at their doorsteps thanks to a new government initiative to offer fast and efficient services. Mobile teams will now offer services including repair and replacement of car tyres, cleaning and polishing of cars, retail sale of dry batteries, building facility services and …

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