Google Maps with Navigation now available in Egypt, UAE, Saudi Arabia, and other NEMA countries

If you live in the Middle Eastern and North Africa region, there might be some good news for you if you drive and have an Android-powered phone or tablet. Google has announced that Google Maps Navigation Beta was now available in some countries in the MENA region.

If you’re in the following countries, you will now be able to take advantage of the features available in Google Maps Navigation such as the ability to find businesses, search along routes, search with Arabic voice, and more.

Google Maps Navigation is now available in the following MENA countries:

  • Algeria
  • Bahrain
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Jordan
  • Egypt
  • United Arab Emirates

If you’re in one of these countries, let us know how Navigation is working out for you by leaving a comment below.


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