Telecommunications

TRA is Gold Sponsor for 60th anniversary celebration of the establishment of the standardization sector

The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) is participating with a high-level delegation at the World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA) meeting which started on October 25 in Yasmine Al Hammamat City in Tunisia and will continue until November 3, 2016. The meeting is held every four years with the participation of official delegations from various countries in addition to more than 1,000 …

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Telecommunications Regulatory Authority participates in World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly 2016 in Tunisia

TRA is Gold Sponsor for 60th anniversary celebration of the establishment of the standardization sector. The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) is participating with a high-level delegation at the World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA) meeting which started on October 25 in Yasmine Al Hammamat City in Tunisia and will continue until November 3, 2016. The meeting is held every four years …

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Zain Group CEO Scott Gegenheimer elected to GSMA Board

Two-year term will see Mr. Gegenheimer involved in charting the future course of mobile connectivity across the globe. London, Kuwait City – Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator across the Middle East and Africa announces the election of its Chief Executive Officer, Scott Gegenheimer, as a member of the Board of Directors of GSM Association (GSMA) for a two-year …

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TRA Reveals Data for Second Quarter of 2016 on UAE Market Shares of Mobile Handsets, Smartphones and Social Networking Sites

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has revealed statistics for the second quarter of 2016 (1 April to 30 June) on the nation’s most popular mobile phone handsets, social networking platforms and applications websites. Investigating the current state of the market, the TRA’s report reveals the market share of mobile phones in the UAE by manufacturer and model. Whilst the report does …

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Kuwait’s Zain Telecom Group promotes Dr. Andrew Arowojolu to Chief Regulatory Officer

With over 25 years of telecom strategy experience, Dr. Andrew to interact closely with industry and regulatory authorities as well as support the execution of Zain’s unfolding digital lifestyle ambitions Kuwait City – Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator across the Middle East and Africa, announces the promotion of Dr. Andrew Arowojolu to Group Chief Regulatory Officer (CRO), effective …

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Orange Egypt Acquires the COPC (CSP) International Certificate

For the 5th Consecutive Year Cairo, Egypt – Orange Egypt has achieved re-certification to the COPC Customer Service Provider (CSP) Standard for the fifth consecutive year. The international COPC is considered one of the most important certificates to evaluate customer care centers’ performance globally. Orange Egypt is the first operator among Orange group to obtain this certificate and also the …

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Jean-Marc Harion will be Chief Executive Officer of Orange Egypt starting 1st of September

Orange Egypt announced the appointment of Jean Marc Harion as Chief Executive Officer succeeding Yves Gauthier. Jean Marc Harion bringing over 25 years of experience in the telecommunications sector in which he spent in leading positions in the sector and achieving numerous successes in many countries in the world. Since 2011, Jean Marc Harion was the Orange Belgium Chief Executive …

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Zain introduces local data roaming offer for B2B customers

Reinforcing the company’s array of offerings and solutions to the corporate sector. Kuwait – Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, introduced its latest offering for corporate customers, enabling them to enjoy the same local Internet caps while roaming with Zain’s premium partners abroad. Zain’s offer comes as part of its vision to embrace the current digital business transformation, wherein …

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Ericsson and Etisalat Misr win GTB 2016 innovation award for the second year in a row

For the second year in a row, Ericsson and Etisalat Misr won the Global Telecom Business (GTB) innovation award The Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards highlights innovative projects in the global telecommunications industry Both companies received an award for their joint efforts in launching the Customer Value Management solution for Etisalat Misr For the second year in a row, Ericsson …

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Ericsson region Middle East appoints network and technology Leaders to its leadership team

As part of the recent structural changes to strengthen strategy execution to drive growth and profitability, Ericsson in Region Middle East announced new appointments to its Leadership Team bringing Network and Technology leaders to serve its customers in the region. The following members assumed the following responsibility as of July 1, 2016: Isil Yalcin is appointed Head of Network Products …

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