GLONASS poised to enter the Emirati automotive market

GLONASS poised to enter the Emirati automotive marketRussia?s Mobile Satellite Systems (MSS) GLONASS is considering taking the GLONASS global satellite navigation technology to the United Arab Emirates.

Mobile Satellite Systems (MSS) GLONASS, a Moscow-headquartered developer and manufacturer of monitoring equipment based on Russia?s GLONASS global satellite navigation technology, is making inroads into the booming automotive market in the United Arab Emirates. MSS GLONASS is nearing the finalization of a strategic partnership deal with a ?leading transportation company in the UAE,? East-West Digital News, the international resource on Russian digital industries, reported earlier this week, citing RNSinfo, a Russian website covering developments in the domestic navigation sector. Neither the name of the company nor any terms of cooperation have been disclosed at this point. According to Artyom Filatov, MSS GLONASS?s Chairman of the Board, his company views the United Arab Emirates as the Middle East?s largest and most vibrant auto market with an increasingly strong focus on upscale car imports...