Middle East

Dubizzle launches property app and guide

As the region’s mobile industry evolves, the mobile application is becoming an important tool to connect to users of classified sites in the local community. Beside the Dubizzle UAE and Dubizzle Egypt mobile apps, a third app was launched this year called the Dubizzle Real Estate app. It was designed to enhance the real estate search experience of UAE residents with a map search, mobile...

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Dubizzle releases UAE classified market trend reports

Dubizzle.com published real estate and auto classified ads market trend reports for 2013 in the UAE. The used car classified ads market trend report includes information about cars advertised, the top three most advertised brands, top searched brands, most popular colors, number of ads according to body type, number of people who inquired, number of ads viewed and most advertised car...

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Waseet.net launches new Samsung app

Since the number of users of Samsung smart phones are increasing in the GCC region in the Middle East, general classifieds platform Waseet.net decided to launch its second mobile app for Samsung. The launch of the iPhone and iPad apps lies almost two years back. The Samsung app includes a real estate section with properties for rent and for sale, an autos section with new and used cars for sale,...

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In Middle-East auto sites discover social media

In the GCC region auto sites are making extensive use of social media to build awareness and audiences. Yallamotor.com posts auto industry-related articles, images, and videos on its Facebook page, to strike up conversations with its audience. Recently the site sent e-mails to many users inviting them to “like” its Facebook fan page. It was part of an ongoing effort by Yallmotor.com...

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Akhtaboot.com offers to improve CVs at no cost

Job site Akhtaboot.com launched a free CV assessment campaign for job-seekers called “Akhtaboot Cares Initiative”. The campaign runs from June 15 to June 29. During this time job-seekers can send their CVs to cv.evaluation@akhhtaboot.com to be reviewed by CV evaluation experts over a 3-day period. The initiative was annouced on Twitter (#EvaluateMyCV) and helps job-seekers become more...

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Dubizzle.com launches ad campaign in Oman

Naspers-owned Dubizzle.com has started advertising in Oman with the slogan “Sell anything – from frankincense to fridges” after four years of operating in the country. This campaign aims to make Omani more aware of the advantages of using Oman.dubizzle.com. Oman is a member of the GCC council, with 3,219,775 citizens in a country of 309,500 sq. km, with about 2 million Internet...

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