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du, the Dubai-based telecommunications company, was founded in 2006 and began offering mobile and fixed telephony, broadband and television, and IPTV services to individuals, homes and businesses across the UAE. The company launched satellite uplink/downlink services for TV broadcasters, in 2007.

Since its inception, du has expanded rapidly and profitably, with more than 8 million individual customers and over 80,000 business customers in the UAE.

du is owned jointly by the UAE government, Mubadala, Dubai Holding and public shareholders.

Dubai Internet City is the regions’s leading hub where the ideas of tomorrow are born. As the largest technology business community in the region, it’s a place where innovators and entrepreneurs work, connect and share their innovators and entrepreneurs work, connect and share their vision for a bold new tomorrow.

Established in 1998, MT2 – Mobile Technology Tomorrow – is today the largest Media/Mobile Entertainment company in Middle East with Physical Operations in Lebanon, UAE, KSA, Kuwait and Bahrain and with connections to 33 Mobile Network Operators in 14 countries and 50+ business & marketing partners, developing a revenue of over 20M$/Year. Known as the preferred mobile payment/monetization partner in the MENA, MT2 is growing from strength to strength and we are trail blazing the path to success and global expansion.

in5 is an enabling platform for entrepreneurs and startups, fostering innovation and helping new ideas reach the marketplace. Launched by TECOM Group, in5 offers five key benefits, which comprise a robust business set-up framework, training and mentorship, networking, investment opportunities, and cutting-edge prototyping labs, studios and creative workspaces.

in5’s three specialised innovation centers, tailored to Tech, Design and Media, provide aspiring students, entrepreneurs and startups with access to a community of creative minds, facilitating the constant exchange of knowledge and exposing members to best practices and latest thinking in running successful businesses.

At in5, it is our mandate to help inventive companies grow locally, so they make a tangible difference globally, by providing an enabling environment across the full lifecycle of the business.