Yahsat to acquire majority stake in Thuraya

Al Yah Satellite Communication Company (Yahsat), a UAE-based satellite operator, has agreed to acquire a majority stake in the mobile satellite services operator Thuraya Telecommunications Company.

Karim Sabbagh joins DarkMatter as Chief Executive

Karim Sabbagh, former President and CEO of communications satellite owner and operator, SES, has joined DarkMatter, an integrated digital defense and cyber security firm based in Abu Dhabi, as Chief Executive Officer.