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Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s National Industry Strategy (NIS)

On 18 October, Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman launched the National Industrial Strategy (NIS), a...

14 Nov 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s National Industry Strategy (NIS)
Access Alert | Developments in Saudi Arabia’s Space Sector

Access Alert | Developments in Saudi Arabia’s Space Sector

On 1 November 2022, the Saudi Cabinet session concluded with key decisions impacting the Saudi space sector. Below are some...

9 Nov 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Saudi Arabia’s Public Consultation on Vehicle-to-Everything

Access Alert | Saudi Arabia’s Public Consultation on Vehicle-to-Everything

On 13 October 2022, the Saudi Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) published a public consultation titled “Roadmap for 5.9...

26 Oct 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | CITC Publishes Whitepaper on Blockchain as a Regulatory Tool

Access Alert | CITC Publishes Whitepaper on Blockchain as a Regulatory Tool

On 12 October 2022, the Saudi Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) published a whitepaper addressing the role of blockchain...

13 Oct 2022 Opinion
Saudi Arabia’s Global AI Summit: points of interest for the industry

Saudi Arabia’s Global AI Summit: points of interest for the industry

The 2nd Global AI Summit, organised by Saudi Data & AI Authority (SDAIA), was held from 13 to 15 September...

5 Oct 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Saudi Arabia modernizes their licensing process for non-terrestrial telecommunications

Access Alert | Saudi Arabia modernizes their licensing process for non-terrestrial telecommunications

The Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC), Saudi Arabia’s digital regulator, has been working in the last couple of years...

22 Sep 2022 Opinion
Arab News | East Asia’s growing role in the Middle East’s $4.4bn gaming industry

Arab News | East Asia’s growing role in the Middle East’s $4.4bn gaming industry

This article was originally published in Arab News on 17 May 2022. The Middle East and North Africa’s mobile game industry’s 100...

19 May 2022 Press
Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s Draft Regulations on Net Neutrality

Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s Draft Regulations on Net Neutrality

Saudi Arabia’s technology and telecommunications regulator, the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC), has launched a public consultation to provide...

28 Apr 2022 Opinion
Arab News | Energy-guzzling data centers must drive toward green cloud computing

Arab News | Energy-guzzling data centers must drive toward green cloud computing

This article was originally published in Arab News on 19 April 2022. Building vast data centers around the world has raised concerns...

20 Apr 2022 Press
Arab News | Businesses in Saudi Arabia have one more year to prepare for the Kingdom’s Personal Data Protection Law

Arab News | Businesses in Saudi Arabia have one more year to prepare for the Kingdom’s Personal Data Protection Law

This article was originally published in Arab News on 11 April 2022. Saudi Arabia’s proposed Personal Data Protection Law is set to...

12 Apr 2022 Press
Arab News | Saudi Arabia’s updated stance on regulating digital content platforms

Arab News | Saudi Arabia’s updated stance on regulating digital content platforms

This article was originally published in Arab News on 04 April 2022. Last month, the Saudi Communications and Information Technology Commission, or...

5 Apr 2022 Press
Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s Executive Regulation of Personal Data Protection Law

Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s Executive Regulation of Personal Data Protection Law

On 10 March, the Saudi Data & AI Authority (SDAIA) published the Draft of the Executive Regulation of Personal Data...

18 Mar 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s UPDATED Digital Content Platforms Regulation

Access Alert | Introducing Saudi Arabia’s UPDATED Digital Content Platforms Regulation

On 08 March 2022, the Saudi Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) issued a public consultation on the second draft...

9 Mar 2022 Opinion