Arab Internet Investments in "Mid-Boom"

  title={Arab Internet Investments in "Mid-Boom"},
  author={Greg Goth},
  journal={IEEE Internet Computing},
Middle Eastern Arab nations might be examples of the best and worst of the contemporary state of Internet connectivity. Although only about 4 percent of the region's population has Internet access, and press reports decry political repression and a lack of local content, regional industry analysts say investors, vendors, and service providers are solidifying their positions in anticipation of a breakout situation for access created by new technologies such as WiMax (IEEE 802.16). The region has… CONTINUE READING