Press Releases

Coming seismic changes to the global Internet and The Birth of the Multilingual Internet Ecosystem: Multilingual Internet Group (MLi Group) announces Summit series in emerging markets to help local communities and organisations be prepared

London Sep 4, 2013 – The Multilingual Internet Group (MLi Group www.MLiGrp.com) is proud to announce the launch of its Series of Summits, Conferences, and Events (SC&E) on the Seismic Changes to the Global Internet and the Birth of the Multilingual Internet Ecosystem.  

 

The Series, which  will be streamed live to other cities and  key hub centers will kick-off in Q4 this year leading into mid to late 2014 in key regions, capitals, and cities in emerging markets such as the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the Far East. Initial locations, cities and dates will be announced shortly with more to follow periodically.

 

Our Summits and events are designed to raise awareness, debate effective local responses, and initiate local legacy programs and collaborations. Our goal is to help create localized solutions to existing and new local problems coming from this global seismic change to the global Internet but also help create an empowering Multilingual Internet Ecosystem,” comments Mr Khaled Fattal, Chairman of the Multilingual Internet Group.

Multilingual Online Survey On Internet-Usability for The Next Billion Netizens Goes Live.

The Multilingual Online Surveys, a key component of The Multilingual Internet Group’s

Internet Usability Market Study of Arabic script languages’ users, their current web experiences and their future web-usability in preparation for the coming Multilingual Internet in 2013, goes live today.

 

London May 25, 2012.  Further to our announcement  below on May 15, 2012 and the launch of our internet usability Market study in preparation for the coming Multilingual Internet in 2013, we wish to announce that our online surveys for the Arabic, Farsi and Urdu communities around the world and in these languages are up and ready to be responded to and so are their English equivalent to give respondents the choice and convenience in how they tell us what they think.

 

The online surveys have been structured to give us insight on current internet usabilities and challenges as well as future trends in these markets in preparation for the coming Multilingual Internet in 2013.

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Multilingual Internet Group to investigate internet-usability for the next billion netizens

The next billions of internet-users use Arabic, Urdu and Farsi as their native language and alphabets– what is their current experience of web-usability?

 

Click for full English , Arabic,  Urdu,  or  Farsi versions of this Press Release.          

 

London May 15, 2012.  A new Multilingual Internet is coming in 2013, one that will open the doors to many billions of customers, citizens, correspondents and contributors that currently are excluded by the dominance of English and the western alphabet. Although pages may be translated, most web addresses demand ASCII script-based on the western alphabet, making it harder for those not familiar with these characters to navigate the web effectively.

 

To further understand the issue, and provide insight for effective solutions, the Multilingual Internet Group www.MLiGrp.com  has launched an extensive market study of Internet usability focused on the Arabic, Urdu and Farsi regions, communities, and languages.

 

The study will aim to research the usability of the Internet to date, identify the remaining challenges for the coming Multilingual Internet and their coming multi billion Netizens.

 

The study is not limited to Internet users in the states where Arabic, Urdu and Farsi are generally used, but will include native speakers of these languages all over the world for whom their language has always been an extension of their heritage and identity especially on the Internet.

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WebSynergys and The Multilingual Internet Group Announce the Launch of their World Tour on “New gTLDs in Cooperation with Deloitte: Towards a Global Multilingual Internet” 

 

 

September 27, 2011. London, Los Angeles, Cairo, Mumbai, , Singapore, Dubai, Hong Kong - WebSynergys www.WebSyergys.com and The Multilingual Internet Group (MLiGrp) www.MLiGrp.com announced today the launch of their world tour of seminars and critical briefings in capitals and cities around the world, with Deloitte and its offices around the world, on new generic Top Level Domains (gTLDs) with emphasis on International Domain Name (IDN) gTLDs under the theme of “Localization towards Globalization”.

 

Click to read the full press release on www.WebSynergys.com

The Multilingual Internet Group Announces The Launch of ArabicSSL 

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We wish to announce that our online surveys for the Arabic, Farsi and Urdu communities around the world and in these languages are up and ready to be responded to, so is their English equivalent to give respondents the choice and convenience in how they tell us what they think.The online surveys have been structured to give us insight on current internet usabilities and challenges as well as future trends in these markets in preparation for the coming Multilingual Internet in 2013. Native speakers of each of these languages will have two version of the survey from which to choose to respond to based on the language they are more comfortable to use – one in their native language, the other in its equivalent in English. The Group is also offering an Apple iPad for the best suggestion, recommendation of all completed surveys.

 

To read the full Press Release, see the live links and or to take part in our Multilingual online surveys, click here

For Press and all communications please contact:

 

MLiGRP:

Mark Stevens     Mark.stevens@MLiGRP.com +1 248- 724 1328

Niki Radisic   Niki.Radisic@MLiGRP.com   +1 248- 724 1328

Burson-Marsteller:

Ben Maynard    Ben.maynard@bm.com    +44(0)207 300 6299

Kiran Farooque    Kiran.farooque@bm.com +44(0)207 300 6181

Anela Chatzidimitriou     angela.chatzidimitriou@bm.com  +44(0)207 300 6432

 

London May 25, 2012.  Further to our announcement on May 15, 2012 and the launch of our internet usability Market study in preparation for the coming Multilingual Internet in 2013

Is NTIA's Transition Decision the Right Dose of Chemotherapy to Repair Trust in Multistakeholderism

On March 14 2014 the U.S. Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced its intent to Transition Key Internet Domain Name Functions to the global multistakeholder community.

 

Proper, transparent, accountable U.S. NTIA's Transition of its oversight of the Internet to something other than a single country oversight is something I have always believed in and spoke and written about repeatedly for years and is long overdue. But NTIA's March 14th declared intent to transfer "Key" Internet roles is not only very ambiguous but leads to new questions and concerns that must be answered before anything starts taking place. At the very least The NTIA's declaration is a calculated doze of chemotherapy to repair "Trust in Multistakeholder and current Internet Governance models" that were never ready for prime time in the first place but which have been seriously damaged by the ripples of the US NSA spying scandals uncovered by the Snowden revelations.

                                                       

   Joint Press Release by MLi Group and University of Belgrano  

on MLi Group Buenos Aires / Latin America Summit 

 

London – Buenos Aires, May 29, 2015. The MLi Group is pleased to announce that we received official Invitation and Expression of Interest (EOI) from the University of Belgrano “Universidad de Belgrano” (UB) in Buenos Aires to be the official Host and co-organizer of the MLi Group Buenos Aires / Latin America Summit titled “Prepare for the New MiLE™” scheduled to take place on June 18 & 19, 2015 at the Konex Cultural Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The MLi Group hereby announces that it has graciously and cordially accepted UB’s official EOI and invitation. Venue and other changes including program and reserving your delegate passes are at http://www.summits.ba2015.mligrp.com.

 

Consequently, the Venue for the MLi Group Buenos Aires / Latin America Summit on June 18-19, 2015 will move from the Konex Cultural Center to Auditorium “Presidente Sarmiento” on the campus of the University of Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentina. More details will be announced in due course.

 
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