Leaders to address industry challenges at World Media Summit

LONDON: Calls to boycott TikTok in Saudi Arabia have intensified since the launch of a campaign accusing the video platform of unjustly censoring and banning Saudi accounts expressing positive views about the Kingdom. The momentum behind the boycott has grown as concerns over TikTok’s alleged algorithm manipulation and biased treatment continue to provoke outrage among … Read more

Mobile gaming news roundup (November 2023): New releases, Industry movements and more

As we step into a fresh month, let’s reflect on the mobile gaming developments from the past month. The month of November 2023 turned out to be an absolute treat for mobile gaming enthusiasts, with a lineup of vibrant new titles hitting the scene and exciting news and announcements about upcoming mobile games. In this … Read more

ByteDance plans to restructure Nuverse and announces its exit from the Gaming Industry

The company behind TikTok and MOONTON Games, ByteDance, has made the strategic decision to exit the gaming industry and restructure its Nuverse gaming brand, according to people with knowledge of the situation. ByteDance confirmed the news in an interview that the decision was reached following a thorough examination of its gaming company, but no specifics of … Read more

Every industry should be ‘held accountable’ on climate: COP28 president

RIYADH: A robust electric vehicle transition that will support Saudi Arabia’s energy goals can only occur with the needed infrastructure, the CEO of the Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Co. has told Arab News. Mohammad Gazzaz said the Kingdom has outlined “clear plans” for its ambitions toward electrification, making the need for a framework to fulfill the goals … Read more