Telecommunication Services - News
Mobily, Semanoor launch ‘Rosom’ learning service
(Trade Arabia - 02/07/2015)
Mobily, a leading telecommunications operator in Saudi Arabia, has launched ‘Rosom’ learning service in collaboration with Semanoor, an e-learning and training company. This will be the first electronic educational and innovative service of its kind in ...
Vodafone revenues jump 16% to QR2.31bn in 2014-15
(Gulf Times - 02/07/2015)
Underpinned by a 9% growth in customer base, Vodafone Qatar has seen a 16% revenue growth to QR2.31bn for the financial year that ended in March, vice chairman Sheikh Faisal bin Thani bin Faisal al-Thani said. The total number of Vodafone customers ...
Etisalat offers 50% discount to special needs people
(Gulf News - 02/07/2015)
Prepaid and post-paid customers can make video calls to etisalat customers for 30 fils per minute instead of 60 fils. Etisalat is offering a 50 per cent discount on prices of mobile internet packages and video calls as part of its ongoing support to ...
Ooredoo introduces new smart solutions to Qatar enterprises
(Gulf Times - 01/07/2015)
Ooredoo has hosted a business event at its headquarters in Doha that aims to enable technology executives from a range of Qatar’s leading enterprises to explore the potential of smart solutions for their company. The event, held this week, demonstrated a ...
Mobily says it is still talking to lenders on resetting loan covenants
(The National - 01/07/2015)
Saudi Arabia’s second-biggest telecoms operator Etihad Etisalat, or Mobily, says it is in talks with lenders to reset some financial covenants. The company said in February that it hoped to complete these talks by the end of the second quarter, which ...
Etisalat and NBAD join forces to launch Mobile Cashier
(WAM - 01/07/2015)
It will enable business customers to accept credit, debit or prepaid card payments efficiently, and mange cash transactions through mobile phones. Etisalat and the National Bank of Abu Dhabi, NBAD, have partnered to jointly deliver Mobile Cashier, a ...
Mobily says still talking to lenders on resetting loan covenants
(Economic Times - 30/06/2015)
Saudi Arabia's Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) said talks are still ongoing with lenders over resetting financial covenants, the company said in a bourse filing on Tuesday. Mobily said in February it was in talks with banks after breaching certain terms ...
Mobily 25% discount for eLife FTTH patrons
(Saudi Gazette - 30/06/2015)
MOBILY has launched the eLife One, the latest offer in the Fibre-To-The Home (FTTH) service, celebrating the 10th anniversary of the company as well as the special occasion of the holy month of Ramadan. The offer covers all current and potential ...
CMA announced the continuing the suspension of Mobily share trading
(Tadawul - 29/06/2015)
In reference to the CMA’s announcement dated 21/08/1436H corresponding to 08/06/2015 regarding the suspension of trading the shares of Etihad Etisalat Co. (Mobily) in The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) starting from Tuesday 22/08/1436H corresponding to ...
Mobily fiasco highlights need for good governance in the Middle East
(The National - 29/06/2015)
As Etisalat and Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange begin to welcome foreign investors for the first time, the travails of Etihad Etisalat come as a stark reminder of the importance of modern corporate governance standards for listed companies in the kingdom ...
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