Tag Archives: Telecommunications

Ericsson demonstrates how IoT will pave the way for smart utilities in the Middle East


Ericsson participated in the Second Annual Energy Forum hosted by the Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA). Ericsson’s President of Industry & Society Unit for Region Middle East addressed SEWA delegates about the ways in which IoT is paving the way for smart utilities Rutger Reman, Ericsson’s President of Industry & Society Unit for Region Middle East, addressed the Second …

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Etisalat Group Sets Industry Record for Global Mobile Awards

11 entries shortlisted for industry’s leading awards Etisalat Group , the leading telecommunications operator in Middle East, Africa and Asia, has set a new benchmark for the industry by being shortlisted in eleven categories in this year’s Global Mobile Awards (‘The Glomos’). The range of nominations reflects the leading role Etisalat is playing in the global telecommunications industry and rewards …

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du’s Business Connect plan a complete solution to support SME growth


du ‘s Business Connect plan offers customers faster broadband, devices, office 365 and 24/7 business support. du brings simplicity and the best value to SMEs by providing an all-in one solution to support their business growth. Give your business the best start with du ‘s new Business Connect – a pioneering plan that brings simplicity to business customer’s telecommunications needs. …

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Zain strategic partner of 8th International Invention Fair Middle East


Company supports Kuwaiti inventors in bringing about positive changes. Kuwait – Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its strategic partnership of the 8th International Invention Fair Middle East, organized by the Kuwait Science Club. The event is held under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, and runs from 16-19 …

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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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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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Wikimedia Foundation and Etisalat collaborate on education initiative to offer free access to Wikipedia

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Abu Dhabi – Etisalat Group , the leading telecommunications operator in Middle East, Africa and Asia,will offer its subscribers across 19 markets free access to Wikipedia via Wikipedia Zero. Wikipedia Zero is the Wikimedia Foundation’s global initiative to enable everyone to access and participate in Wikipedia, the world’s largest free knowledge resource. The collaboration between Etisalat and the Wikimedia Foundation …

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IT upskilling key for employees, as the MOI Telecom’s Department, Qatar signs partnership with comptia


CompTIA, the IT industry association and leader in vendor-neutral skills certifications for the global IT workforce, has today announced it is teaming with The Ministry of Interior (MOI) Telecoms Department in Qatar to offer key IT training courses to their employees, increasing work efficiency and productivity in the workforce. The MOI is the first government entity in Qatar to sign …

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Etisalat welcomes new businesses in the UAE with on-boarding program ‘Hello Business’ for Small and Medium businesses


Etisalat today announced another regional first with the launch of its Hello Business program, enabling small and medium businesses (SMBs) to set up in the UAE. This program offers, among many benefits, the following: -Value-for-money offerings for mobile and office products and services for new businesses in the UAE -A personalized visit by a trained and authorized Etisalat representative to …

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