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Win $4000 in the Remote Resilience online hackathon

BeMyApp and Microsoft present an online hackathon centered around remote work. Dubbed the Remote Resilience Online Hackathon. The competition let's you showcase your remote work idea using Microsoft technology. The competition invites startups, individuals and teams with ideas around and not limited to Remote Collaboration & Productivity, Remote Secure Access

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Colombia Jamie Galviz

Jaime Galviz, Microsoft Middle East and Africa, Director of Operations and Marketing appointed General Manager in Colombia

Microsoft's Director of Operations and Marketing for the Middle East and Africa, Jaime Galviz, is taking up a new role in the company. He is now going to head the company's operations in Colombia. Starting July 1st Jamie will steer affairs as General Manager for Microsoft in Colombia.

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Mirna Arif Microsoft Egypt

Microsoft announces Surface Business Group Director MEA, Mirna Arif, as new Country Manager in Egypt

Microsoft announces the appointment of Mirna Arif as the Country Manager to spearhead its operations in Egypt. In her new role, Mirna will oversee Microsoft’s efforts in the country to empower public and private organizations. To accelerate their digital transformation agendas and better engage customers, empower employees, optimize operations and transform

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Microsoft Israel campus

Futuristic Microsoft Israel campus set to launch this year

The new Microsoft Israel campus is set to officially launch this year. The campus will be located in Herzliya, north of Tel Aviv and occupy about ten acres. The company made this announcement noting key investments in the Israeli market. The investments include the launch of a new cloud datacenter

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Israel datacenter Microsoft

Microsoft to launch Israel datacenter region in 2021

Microsoft will establish a new datacenter region in Israel in 2021. The Israel datacenter will start by offering customers Azure cloud services and followed later by Office 365 services. The new datacenter region will enable customers use Microsoft's advanced technologies. Whiles adhering to data residency requirements to store data within

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Microsoft Reactor

Microsoft Reactor Program comes to Abu Dhabi, welcomes 17 new startups

A home for global talent and ambitious innovators, Microsoft Reactor. Microsoft brings its startup and developer community hubs program, Microsoft Reactor, to the United Arab Emirates. The new Microsoft Reactor will be hosted by Hub71 and located in Abu Dhabi. Microsoft shares that like all of its reactors, it

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2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup

Kenya and Tunisia student teams qualify for 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup EMEA Regional finals

Student teams from Kenya and Tunisia qualify for the next stage of the 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup competition. They are part of ten online regional semi-finalists from the Europe Middle East and Africa region. They will get to present their ideas at the Microsoft Imagine Cup EMEA regional finals in

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Teacher Internship Program Microsoft UAE

20 Technology Ambassadors graduate from the Microsoft Teacher Internship Program

Twenty technology ambassadors have graduated from the second cohort of the Microsoft Teacher Internship Program in the United Arab Emirates. The program organized in partnership with the UAE education ministry encourages the use of technology in the learning and teaching process. Enabling teachers to become technology ambassadors of tomorrow. Who

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