The Nawras brand in Oman has transformed into Ooredoo this week, becoming the seventh market to take on the global brand of Ooredoo. Since its launch in 2004, Nawras has been one of the most innovative and customer-focused of the Ooredoo Group companies and, in taking on the Ooredoo brand, the company is demonstrating the […]
Etisalat announced today that it is teaming up with Belkin to introduce WeMo smart home automation solutions to customers in the UAE, ahead of its worldwide launch. The WeMo wireless solution will enable customers to manage their home appliances and lighting, monitor their home on cameras and measure energy consumption through their smart devices from […]
Ericsson has announced its deal with Algeria Telecom to transform the broadband aggregation network. Ericsson, which competes with Nokia Networks, Alcatel-Lucent, Huawei and ZTE, will consolidate the existing network functions for a scalable architecture using the Ericsson SSR 8000’s Provider Edge (PE) and BNG applications. However, the company did not share the size of the […]
Huawei in association with Etisalat has showcased the future concept of 5G mobile broadband services at the GITEX Technology Week in Dubai. Huawei has become the first telecom equipment supplier to present 5G technology in the Middle East region. The commercial operation of 5G telecommunication services is expected to be launched by 2020.
Du said on Sunday that it had tested the “world’s highest” processing rate – 900 megabytes a second – to show the “future-proof readiness” of its 4G long-term evolution (LTE) network. And Etisalat announced on Monday that it had tested and begun a phased upgrade of its network to an advanced 4G technology – 4G […]
Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced today that well-regarded Middle East business publication Arabian Business, has named the company the ‘Best Telecom Operator in Kuwait’ for the year 2014; recognition given for the second consecutive year. The annual awards ceremony was held at the Crown Plaza Kuwait City, with numerous corporations in Kuwait […]