In recognition of its significant efforts towards driving Emiratization in the UAE, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has received the ‘Best Nationalisation Initiative in the GCC Award’ at the GCC GOV HR Awards 2019, held in Abu Dhabi. Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy CEO – Telco Services at EITC, received the award on behalf of the company at the prestigious award ceremony, which was attended by a host of game changing and progressive Human Resources (HR) industry figures.
du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Abu Dhabi School of Management (ADSM) to collaborate on 5G, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Internet of Things (IoT) development under the UAE 5G Innovation Gate (U5GIG) program. The MoU was signed during the events of GITEX Technology Week 2019 by Prof.
In yet another milestone in the 5G journey, Etisalat has successfully completed the first end-to-end 5G Standalone (SA) call in the UAE and has become the first operator in the MENA region to achieve this milestone.
Etisalat aims to have 1000 base stations by the end of the year with 700 sites completed as of now, leading to 30 percent of the main cities. By 2020, Etisalat aims to complete 40 percent of the main cities.
Mobily continued to grow its revenues for the eighth consecutive quarter to reach SAR 3.4 billion in Q3 2019, with a Year-on-Year growth of 14.4%. This is mainly attributed to the growth of subscribers' base, the growth of revenues of business, and wholesale units and the growth of FTTH active base.
du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has partnered with Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, to enable their purpose-built IoT Identity and Access Management platform for the United Arab Emirates.
As a leading technology solutions provider in the UAE, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), in partnership with Avanza Innovations, has built the country’s first document exchange platform on its Blockchain Platform as a Service (BPaaS), named the ‘Bank Trust Network’. In line with the inspiring visions of the UAE and Dubai leadership, Bank Trust Network will enable paperless exchange of information between banking institutions and their beneficiaries, increasing banks’ efficiency, reducing fraud risks, making customer experience digital, and reducing damage to the environment by excessive use of paper.
Etisalat is demonstrating the retail spaces of tomorrow at GITEX Technology Week with innovative and transformative showcases that can be enabled on the 5G network paving the way for future growth highlighting how smart technologies are becoming an integral part of the industry.
Etisalat successfully wrapped up its participation at GITEX Technology Week 2019, attracting visitors, decision-makers, technology experts and the media to its stand with a wide array of innovative use cases across mobility, retail, healthcare, manufacturing, aviation, and oil and gas reflecting this year’s theme ‘5G – A World without limits’.
On the sidelines of the 39th GITEX Technology Week, Omantel, the Sultante’s first and leading integrated telecommunications services provider announced that it will deliver ICT innovations and services across the sultanate in partnership with Microsoft and BPS.