About Middle East AI News
Middle East AI News is your top source for news and insight on how artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies are transforming the Middle East, including the key markets of Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE.
Written by Dubai-based tech marketing consultant Carrington Malin, who has been advising global firms, new tech ventures and government’s on Middle East ICT markets for decades. You’ll find Middle East AI News an invaluable source of AI news, industry trends, policy updates, investment deals and analysis.
Weekly news digest
The weekly newsletter gives you a highly scannable news digest of emerging tech news from across the Middle East and North Africa
breaking news stories
links to companies in the news
download links to new reports
recommended podcasts and videos
You’ll also find Middle East AI News to be an invaluable source of insight and analysis on the development of tech-driven industry sectors, new tech ventures, AI-related R&D, key digital government initiatives, changing digital regulations, and new public and private sector trials of new technologies.
Here are some example in-depth articles:
You can find more here
All in-depth articles also have an audio version, should you prefer to listen v. read.
Daily News Minute
The Middle East AI News Minute gives you a daily one-minute daily briefing on the top two or three AI-related stories coming out of the Middle East. If you are a busy technology, business or government leader who want to get a quick snapshot of the day's news, then this is the podcast for you.
What sectors are covered?
Middle East AI News covers the digital, technology and communications sectors that are developing AI and other emerging tech, plus the other industry sectors that are reliant on or being accelerated by new digital technologies.
For example, you’ll read about:
Defence (AI and unmanned systems)
Digital regulation and policy
Drones and aerial robotics
Education and skills
Industry 4.0 and 4IR
Metaverse & Web3
National AI strategies
Startups and scaleups
Venture capital and funding
You’ll find all the Middle East AI News in-depth features and the Middle East AI News Minute available via Anghami, Deezer, Google Podcast or Spotify. And don’t forget the daily Middle East AI News Minute!
Middle East AI News LIVE
Each week I host a Middle East AI News LIVE as a LinkedIn Audio Event every Thursday at 0900 GMT/UTC | 1200 KSA | 1300 UAE with expert guests to break down the latest AI and emerging tech news, events and trends from across the region! You’re invited, of course! Check out this week’s details by visiting my LinkedIn profile.
Is it free?
Yes, it’s free! All subscriptions to Middle East AI News are currently free for life (this includes the weekly news digest and in-depth articles, but not future paid-for products). The subscription model will change in the future to include paid and free, however if you sign up now, your own subscription will remain free.
If you’re a Linkedin user, you’re also welcome to follow Carrington via Linkedin.