Telecommunications

du selects Ericsson as IT managed services partner

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Ericsson enters into long-term partnership to manage and operate du ‘s IT infrastructure Ericsson assumes end-to-end responsibility for IT infrastructure, application operations, and security compliance Ericsson’s global tools, processes and ways of working to improve performance and support high-quality customer experiences Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and du , a telecommunications operator based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, have agreed a new …

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Etisalat opens at Abu Dhabi International Airport

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Etisalat , one of the Middle East’s leading telecommunications operators, has opened a 24/7 kiosk in the Arrivals Hall at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). Passengers landing in the UAE’s capital will be able to buy a local Etisalat SIM card from the kiosk, which will also offer a range of pre-paid and post-paid products, smart devices and e-Life (home) …

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Orange launches 6th edition of the Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East

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The projects of 4 start-ups will be recognized during the awards ceremony with prizes of 25,000, 15,000 and 10,000, while 5,000 euros will go to the winner of the Special Cultural Content Prize Orange (www.Orange.com) is launching a call for candidates for the 2016 Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East. The Orange Social Venture Prize, which …

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Ericsson outlines its 5G strategy at 5G World Series MENA

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Ericsson has been partnering on 5G with 21 major operators globally including Etisalat , Turkcell and Ooredoo in the Middle East Ericsson showcases how 5G will enable organizations to move into new markets and build new revenue streams Ericsson marked a strong presence at this year’s 5G World Series, formerly LTE MENA, outlining its strategy to drive 5G in the …

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Trriple and Ericsson to provide mobile wallet solutions in the UAE

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Trriple and Ericsson to collaborate on mobile wallet services for consumers, and the UAE’s banking and smart city sectors. Ericsson Wallet Platform simplifies and expands the ability to store, transfer and withdraw money using a mobile device. Will initially roll out to 500,000 unbanked mobile subscribers with plans to ultimately serve the entire UAE population of more than 9 million …

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Vodafone Qatar heralds Workz partnership with award Leading Middle East operator recognises key partner for innovation and excellence

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Workz Group, the mobile products and solutions provider, was formally recognised for its role in the success of long-term partner Vodafone Qatar . Vodafone Qatar awarded Workz the ‘Best Experience Support Partner’ during their 2016 CXO Awards ceremony held in Doha on 28th March, a platform which gives recognition to those who achieve service excellence for Vodafone Qatar . Vodafone …

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Mobily achieves 17 Million net Profit for the First Quarter of 2016

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The Improved Operational Efficiency Enhances the Company’s rising Path. Etihad Etisalat (Mobily ) has achieved a net profit amounted SAR 17 million for the first quarter of this year 2016 comparing to a loss of SAR 44 million for the same period last year, with a growth of 54% so that he company continues the rising trend of profitability which …

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Virgin Mobile Hits 2.5 Million Subscribers in the Middle East & Africa

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Virgin Mobile Middle East and Africa Maintains Pace as Fastest Growing MVNO in the Middle East & Africa Dubai – Virgin Mobile Middle East & Africa (VMMEA) announced today that 2.5 million customers now use its mobile telecom services, bolstering its position as the fastest growing MVNO in the region. Mikkel Vinter, CEO and founder of Virgin Mobile Middle East …

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Orange completes the acquisition of the Liberian mobile operator Cellcom

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Liberia will now become the 20th country in Africa and the Middle East to join the Orange group. Orange (www.Orange.com) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of Cellcom, Liberia’s leading mobile operator(1), through its subsidiary Orange Côte d’Ivoire. Less than three months after signing the agreement with Cellcom Telecommunications Limited for the acquisition of its Liberian …

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Erıcsson consumerlab: Evolving expectations of smartphone users in Saudi Arabia

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Smartphone users in Saudi Arabia have a strong interest in new and future services like multi-screening, connected cars and connected homes. The aspiration for these new services is much higher than among users in the US and the UK. 62 percent of the time spent watching videos is on smartphones and tablets When it comes to satisfaction of mobile broadband …

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