Bans on Skype & FaceTime could be lifted in the UAE

Natasha Turak, reporting for CNBC

UAE Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) Director General Hamad Obaid Al Mansouri confirmed the talks this week, according to local news reports, citing Microsoft and Apple’s growing investment plans in the UAE and the desire to forge closer relationships with tech companies as primary reasons.

Let’s hope.

Chirag Desai @Chirag