As part of its ongoing commitment to provide a world-class communication network, Etisalat has signed an agreement with Dubai Lifestyle City, to provide advanced telecommunication services on its fiber optic network for residences and commercial establishments in the newly designed city.
The MoU was jointly signed by Mr. Arif B. Rahman, Managing Director for Dubai Lifestyle City, and Mr. Khalid Yousuf, Sr. Director, Etisalat. As per the agreement, Etisalat will connect Dubai Lifestyle City, through its advanced fiber optic network and provide high speed Internet services, Mobile broadband services besides landline, GSM and infrastructure services, to its residents and commercial establishments.
Dubai Lifestyle City, an Dhs2.4bn project in Dubailand covering an area of 4 million square feet, is envisaged as a unique branded residential enclave that offers its residents and visitors an enchanting lifestyle within a calm and natural environment. The project, the first of its kind in the region, aims at the creation of a self - sufficient residential community surrounded by fine hotels, spas, sports academies and other facilities, digitally connected to each other. Dubai Lifestyle City will have 68 villas and 120 apartments all designed in the exquisite Tuscan style, with excellent views over the golf course and Italian Courtyards.
Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Arif Rahman, M.D., Dubai Lifestyle City, said, "Dubai Lifestyle City aims to offer the most sophisticated and premium accommodation for people in Dubai. Our vision is to offer an unparalleled living experience, and create a techno-savvy city, where technology is leveraged in every aspect of the planned development. Our partnership with Etisalat will enable us to accomplish this objective and enable our customers to enjoy the most advanced services for both individual and commercial usage."
For commercial and retail establishments, Etisalat will provide high speed fixed and mobile broadband services, enabling them to achieve higher productivity at affordable prices. Etisalat will also provide broadband internet, fixed line and GSM mobile broadband services to the residential community, opening infinite new options for home entertainment such as high definition (HD) video service quality and clarity and video on demand (VoD).
Mr. Abdulla Salem Almana, General Manager, Dubai region, Etisalat, said, "Our association with Dubai Lifestyle City provides us an opportunity to provide modern, future-ready infrastructure as part of our overall development strategy to bring the fastest, most reliable and technically advanced telecommunications system in the region. Through this exclusive partnership, Etisalat aims to expand its reach and technical expertise for both business and individual users, who will now be able to benefit from our advanced telecommunication services."
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