Tag Archives: Telecommunications

MEA Smartphone Market Booms as 4G LTE Shipments to GCC Grow 400%

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GCC shipments of 4G LTE handsets have increased more than four times over the last year and are now close to accounting for one half of all smartphones sold in the region, according to the latest figures from International Data Corporation (IDC). The market intelligence firm’s Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker shows that smartphones now make up 75% of the phones ...

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Yahsat on track for deployment of Al Yah 3

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Orbital Sciences Corporation Completes Preliminary Design Review for Yahsat Al Yah 3 Satellite Yahsat , the UAE-based satellite operator, a wholly owned company of the Mubadala Development Company , and Orbital Sciences Corporation [NYSE: ORB] today announced that they have completed the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) for the Al Yah 3 spacecraft and payload. Al Yah 3, which is based ...

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Etisalat Egypt & Ericsson Complete internet Bundling project

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•Ericsson and Etisalat Egypt celebrate the completion of their project providing Etisalat subscribers with more flexible on-demand data subscriptions to mobile broadband and ADSL services •Subscribers canrequest and update account information and stay informed about costs, balances and bonuses in real-time •As part of their ongoing efforts to provide better services to mobile broadband and ADSL subscribers, Etisalat Egypt and ...

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Ten times more data with vodafone

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Vodafone Prepaid customers can now enjoy ten times more data with all Vodafone Internet Cards that are activated as of the 31st of October 2014. Vodafone customers will be able to surf, browse and download their favourite videos or music like never before with ten times the usual data allowance. Vodafone customers will be able to get this great deal ...

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du’s robust telecommunications infrastructure provides foundation for UAE’s economic growth

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Speaking at a panel organised by the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority during GITEX 2014, Saleem AlBlooshi, Executive Vice President – Network Development & Operations, du , highlighted the critical role that du ‘s infrastructure is playing to drive economic activity in the region. AlBlooshi said: “In today’s digitised world, we are playing a critical role in the development of the UAE ...

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Etisalat UAE and MTS Russia to peer their roaming hubs

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“Smart Roaming Hub ushers in a new era of seamless roaming connectivity” Abu Dhabi – Etisalat , one of the leading telecom operators in the Middle East and Africa today announces an agreement to peer with Mobile Tele Systems (MTS), a leading mobile operator in Russia. Etisalat and MTS will peer their Roaming Hubs enabling each to widen their roaming ...

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Motorola Solutions Showcases Innovative Mobility Solutions for Public Safety at Critical Communications Middle East

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• Versatile range of TETRA radios – MTP3000,MTP6000 TETRA radio series and ATEX certified radios act as communication lifeline for public safety professionals • State-of-the-art connected police car to act as an extension of the first responder and virtual partner in the field • New Intelligent Data Portal gives officers and incident commanders instant access to enhanced situational awareness Dubai ...

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Mobily: “Mobily App Developers Forum” Starts Tomorrow in Riyadh

Sami Nashwan, Chief Consumer Officer

“Mobily Apps Developers Forum” kicks off its activities tomorrow, Saturday 13th September in Al Khozama Banqueting & Conference Center in Riyadh. The forum will review the latest methods of development, programming and design techniques, in order to keep up with the latest technological ever changing developments. The conference will address also entrepreneurship in the field of applications and how to ...

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178m phones at risk in Middle East and Africa

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Palo Alto Networks Unveils Security Risks in Android Internal Storage. New research shows potential for attack in more than 94% of popular Android mobile applications Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2014 – (ME NewsWire) Palo Alto Networks® (NYSE: PANW), the leader in enterprise security, today presented new research highlighting security risks in the internal storage used by applications on ...

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Viettel’s Telecommunications Joint Venture in Mozambique – Movitel, SA Presented With Mobile Innovations Awards

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The only operator in Africa to win 3 prestigious international awards in 3 consecutive years Movitel, SA (movitel.co.mz/en) – a joint venture between Vietnamese telecommunications group Viettel (http://www.vietteltelecom.vn) and Mozambique’s SPI company – has just dramatically won the “Best Mobile Innovation Award” in the Mobile Innovations Awards 2014, becoming the first and the only operator in Africa to win 3 ...

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