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Du expands customer sales and services for Emirates Group
(Gulfnews - 29/08/2016)

Telecom operator du expanded its existing customer service facility to address any customer needs at the Emirates headquarters. Emirates Group employees will benefit from a single touchpoint for all their telecommunications requirements such as

Mobily, Ericsson in deal to double data speed using 4×4 MIMO tech
(Saudi Gazette - 29/08/2016)

MOBILY, together with Ericsson, is introducing TDD 4×4 MIMO technology to its LTE network in the western region of Saudi Arabia. This technology will be deployed using the state-of-the-art Ericsson Radio System and L16 network software release. Thanks to

Mobily unveils ‘Dorar’ app and ‘Zad’ service
(Saudi Gazette - 28/08/2016)

Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has launched “Dorar” App for Haj and Umrah, which aims to facilitate Haj rituals and is introduced in three languages; Arabic, English and Urdu, as part of Mobily’s outstanding Islamic content services for every Haj season. <b>

Mobily allows calls despite balance expiry
(Saudi Gazette - 25/08/2016)

ETIHAD Etisalat (Mobily) allows customers to add balance for the prepaid packages after the expiry of the basic balance. This enables customers to add extra balance up to 6 times, which stay the customers connected permanently. Mobily clarified that each

Ooredoo launches ‘mobile device management’ solution for businesses
(The Peninsula - 24/08/2016)

Ooredoo has launched an innovative service, ‘Mobile Device Management’ that enables companies to monitor all devices, content and apps operating on the company network. With Mobile Device Management businesses will be able to allow users access to

Saudi females represent 55% of Mobily Elite program members
(Saudi Gazette - 23/08/2016)

ETIHAD Etisalat (Mobily) has allocated 55% from the talented and new graduate employees who joined “Elite” program for females, to complement the pioneering role of Mobily in respect of female’s employment since its inception, The number of enrolled

Batelco adds Microsoft Office 365 to cloud service
(Trade Arabia - 22/08/2016)

Batelco, Bahrain's leading digital solutions provider, has signed a partnership agreement with Microsoft to improve and elevate productivity for small and medium entreprises through the launch of key solutions. As part of the partnership, Batelco has

Mobily ready to receive pilgrims
(Saudi Gazette - 22/08/2016)

Mobily has completed all preparations to receive pilgrims in order to ensure success in the Haj season of this year 1437H, through adopting an integrated plan covering all operational aspects of its infrastructure which can accommodate ever-increasing

Omantel reveals dedicated division for integrated ICT solutions
(Times of Oman - 21/08/2016)

Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel), the Sultanate’s premier telecoms provider, on Saturday announced the formation of a dedicated division focused on delivering Information Communication Technology (ICT) services to public and private sector

Mobily offers unlimited Internet on 10 GB recharge usage
(Arab News - 21/08/2016)

Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) says it continues to provide the most powerful promotions to prepaid data packages and prepaid voice line subscribers. In a latest move, it has announced the provision of unlimited Internet when they recharge the 10 GB voucher.

Iraq Wallet expands its ZainCash solutions
(Saudi Gazette - 18/08/2016)

Iraqi mobile commerce firm Iraq Wallet expanded its ZainCash service by introducing an online payment solution, dubbed Pay with ZainCash, to expand the reach of mobile pay solutions. This service is available to subscribers of the local subsidiary of

Mobily offers free 30GB for prepaid package customers
(Saudi Gazette - 18/08/2016)

ETIHAD Etisalat (Mobily) offered free 30 GB for new prepaid packages customers, and the existing subscribers upon registering their fingerprints as well as transferred customers from other operators. In this respect, Mobily clarified, the 30 GB will be

Ooredoo Oman to further invest RO 60m in network expansion
(Gulf Times - 17/08/2016)

Ooredoo Oman, leading Omani communications provider, which enjoys almost a 3-million client base, is investing RO 60 million this year in expanding its network and enhancing service quality to its customers, according to its CEO. Speaking to the

Batelco offers free unlimited social media
(Trade Arabia - 17/08/2016)

Batelco, Bahrain’s leading digital communications provider, has announced a huge benefit for all its Postpaid customers with gift of free unlimited social media and YouTube, plus an extra 4GB of data. All Batelco Postpaid customers will benefit from this

Saudi Post, Mobily enter into agreement for Haj
(Saudi Gazette - 17/08/2016)

SAUDI Post signed a cooperation agreement with Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) Tuesday morning to market and sell Mobily’s products and services during this year Haj. Products include SIM Cards for voice and data packages, Haj and Umrah package, mobile devices

Zain Saudi Arabia gets $600 million loan from China’s ICBC
(Saudi Gazette - 17/08/2016)

China’s largest bank is boosting lending in Saudi Arabia, increasing its foothold in the biggest Arab economy as growth slows in its home market. Mobile Telecommunications Co. Saudi Arabia, a unit of Kuwait’s Zain, obtained a $600 million loan from

Omantel Group net climbs 9pc in H1
(Oman Daily Observer - 16/08/2016)

Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel) announced a 5.9 per cent increase in Group Revenue for the six months ended June 30, 2016. Earnings climbed to RO 271.6 million this year, versus RO 256.6 million for the corresponding period of 2015. Parent

Ooredoo and QCB host cybersecurity workshop
(Gulf Times - 16/08/2016)

Ooredoo and the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) hosted a development event for Qatar’s leading financial institutions, as the private and public sectors come together to enhance the nation’s online security. The cybersecurity workshop, which took place at the

Ooredoo extends 'Ignite' consultancy programme
(Trade Arabia - 16/08/2016)

Ooredoo, a leading international telecommunications company, is extending its successful ‘Ignite Customer Conversation Campaign’ across Qatar, as it aims to provide the fullest range of services for the country’s small and medium business (SMEs) sector.

Ooredoo steps up bid to reach out to SMEs
(The Peninsula - 15/08/2016)

Ooredoo yesterday announced that it is extending its successful ‘Ignite Customer Conversation Campaign’ across the country, as the company strives to provide the fullest range of services for Qatar’s small and medium business sector. The Ignite campaign,

Mobily completes regional interconnection with Iraq
(Saudi Gazette - 15/08/2016)

ETIHAD Etisalat (Mobily) has successfully completed the implementation of regional interconnection project with Iraq by the high-speed fiber-optic network to be part of a broadband network. The implementation of the project included the provision of

Mobily offers 100% free credit in Haj & Umrah package
(Saudi Gazette - 14/08/2016)

Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) continues to provide ongoing promotions on Haj and Umrah package allocated for pilgrims coming to the Kingdom, where the company enables the subscribers in this package to get 100% additional free credit when charging by SR10 or

Du announces UAE 5G Innovation Gate
(Gulf News - 10/08/2016)

Telecommunications provider du has announced the establishment of UAE 5G Innovation Gate (U5GIG). The U5GIG has been envisioned to be a consortium of technical and academic organisations in the UAE as well as global telecom vendors to plan and use their

Mobily offers multi-options on Connect Roaming packages
(Saudi Gazette - 09/08/2016)

ETIHAD Etisalat (Mobily) continues to offer the best options for Connect Roaming packages to keep the subscribers connected with Internet network while travelling and spending their vacations abroad the Kingdom. Connect Roaming packages range among four

Omantel launches ultrafast home broadband packages
(Oman Observer - 09/08/2016)

Omantel has announced a complete upgrade of its range of Home Broadband packages. The new packages offer fast connection speeds of up to 200 Megabits per second (Mbps) all at a lower price point, giving customers great value while making online gaming,