Maktoob Sucks Customer Reviews and Feedback
Maktoob is an online services company founded in Amman Jordan. Maktoob.com was known for being the first Arabic/English email service provider. In 2009, Yahoo! acquired Maktoob.com, thus turning Maktoob into Yahoo!'s official arm in the MENA region.
Peter sayer wrote a piece for Networkworld about how the company has learned important lessons From its experience in emerging markets. AUG 2009 Some of those lessons were learned in 2006, the year a civil rights group accused Yahoo of divulging information to the Chinese authorities that had lead to the conviction of a Chinese writer on charges of incitement to subvert state power. Later that year, another Chinese journalist sued Yahoo for providing authorities with evidence of his Internet usage that, he said, had helped land him in jail.