Ooredoo Group and Huawei have announced a strategic partnership to launch 5G networks across five countries – Kuwait, Oman, Indonesia, Tunisia and Maldives – over the next five years. Ooredoo will leverage Huawei’s 5G SingleRAN radio platform with advanced Massive MIMO technology and the 5G Cloud Core with a convergent platform to transform its existing mobile networks. The network upgrade will provide customers with the latest 5G technologies and services.
Alfa, managed by Orascom TMT, and YUVO announced the official launch of the new NETVEE System after the successful completion of the pilot phase.
Etisalat announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Arabtec to provide fully digitalised solutions in a bid to accelerate its digital transformation journey.
Etisalat has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Help AG, a privately held regional company specializing in the delivery of cyber security solutions and services.
Omantel, the first and leading provider of integrated telecommunication solutions in the Sultanate, continues its efforts in paving the way for a thriving digital ecosystem in the country that can bring about successes to various industries and set Oman further ahead in achieving its 2040 vision.
Kuwait Telecommunications Company – stc has announced a new strategic partnership agreement with the Youth Empowerment Organization (Tmkeen).
Etihad Etisalat “Mobily” has successfully made the first 5G voice call (VoNR) in the Middle East, using 5G stand-alone (SA) network. Mobily also managed to achieve a 5G SA network capability for data services, which offers independent 5G technology without any reliance on 4G network.
Batelco announced its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2019, the three-month period ended 31 December 2019 (Q4), and for the full year ended 31 December 2019.
Etisalat’s ultramodern Open Innovation Centre welcomed students from UAE universities, as well as a French graduate business school, as part of its activities to mark the UAE Innovation Month.
Ooredoo is pleased to announce the appointment of Amaal Hussain Al Lawati as Chief People Officer (CPO). Leading the company’s human resources strategy, Al Lawati’s role will focus on further developing its people’s capacities and capabilities by building a nurturing environment where talents thrive.