New Arabic Language Internet Search Engine

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Orascom Telecom has commercially launched an Arabic-English bilingual Internet search engine, after a year of running the service as a beta product. focuses on Arab-related content such as culture, news, blogs, and entertainment. Users can search for Arabic words using English, through the patented "Bel3araby" transliteration feature. is available in a mobile version (, and it features both a family filter and a "File Search" function, allowing users to find files that link directly to forums and music sites.