Orange Business Services to discuss digital transformation and smart cities in Saudi Arabia, as Silver Sponsor


2nd Saudi-French Business Opportunities Forum, 12-13 October 2015, Riyadh. Riyadh, Orange Business Services , a global telecom operator and IT solutions integrator, and part of the Orange Group, is supporting the Saudi-French Business Opportunities Forum in Riyadh, as a Silver Sponsor. Orange has been operating in Saudi Arabia for many years and will share its plans to support the digital ...

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Wall Street partners with Etisalat for Managed network, Data Center and security services


Wall Street Exchange, a leading money exchange company in the UAE, has partnered with Etisalat to leverage on the telco’s managed data center and network services, helping them focus on their key business objectives and adapt business changes efficiently across the organisation. Wall Street Exchange operates across 34 branches in the UAE. The company’s infrastructure comprised of an in-house solution ...

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Umniah obtains license to launch Mobile 4G services announcing “4G for All” strategy


For a total investment of up to half a billion dollars. Hinnawi: We seek to change market dynamics and double internet penetration in Jordan through the establishment of mobile and fixed 4G networks. Umniah Telecom announced today that it has officially obtained a license to launch its 4G wireless network with a frequency of 1800 MHz, at a value of ...

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CEOs named for four Orange subsidiaries in Africa and the Middle East


The appointments are effective from 13 September 2015. In agreement with its local partners, Orange ( has appointed the following CEOs for four of its subsidiaries in Africa and the Middle East: Eric Bouquillon has been appointed CEO of Orange Guinea, replacing Alassane Diene. Alassane Diene has been appointed CEO of Orange Mali, replacing Jean-Luc Bohé. Jérôme Hénique has been ...

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Saudi Arabia is looking to hire Software, Hardware, Telecom professionals


Monster Employment Index KSA grows 19 percent on the year. Advertising, Market Research, Public Relations, Media and Entertainment charts the steepest annual growth among industry sectors. Production/Manufacturing, Automotive and Ancillary registers the most notable decline in year-on-year hiring. Among occupation groups, Software, Hardware, Telecom registers the most notable growth in demand, year-on-year. The Monster Employment Index is a monthly gauge ...

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Siemens lands €470 million order for substations in Qatar


Largest single order for Siemens WLL in Qatar to date Substations are required for infrastructure development projects due to upcoming FIFA World Cup 2022 and Qatar National Vision 2030 Phase XII is part of the ongoing Qatar Power Transmission System Expansion Siemens has executed substations and cabling projects worth €2 billion for Phase V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, and ...

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Zain customers can now give Internet as a gift


Includes gifting Internet plans and extra GBs. Kuwait – Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced today that postpaid customers can now give Internet plans or extra GBs as a gift to their families and friends whom are Zain postpaid or prepaid customers. This all-new feature was specially designed to suit the needs of Zain’s customers, and to add ...

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‘Discover your wonderful opportunity’: Zain Group unveils inspiring new Careers website


Company aims to attract the right applicants, who can support its strategic ambitions of being a leading digital lifestyle operator Site offers an insight into Zain’s people, vision, and activities Zain receives over 100,000 online applications per year, with 70% of company’s new recruits over past year coming from online applicants Kuwait – Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator ...

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All telecom operators in the MENA region have engaged in CSR initiatives


A new report from the Arab Advisors Group provides an overview and analysis of the CSR initiatives implemented by the telecom operators in the Arab World. By the end of 2014, over 460 initiatives were cumulatively undertaken by all the operators in the region. A new report published by the Arab Advisors Group analyzed the corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices ...

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Vodafone completes networks enhancement across Doha


Vodafone Qatar announced today that it has completed its networks enhancement across the capital Doha and has now initiated the second phase of this process which will entail swapping all of the company’s remaining cell sites in the country. Vodafone began its networks enhancement activities in January 2015 and is aiming to finish such plans by September 2015. Vodafone stated ...

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