ZainTech, the one-stop digital solutions powerhouse of Zain Group, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Mastercard to create unique data-driven and innovative solutions for businesses across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The partnership will help streamline clients’ operations, including enhancing productivity and cost savings.
Huawei, BNET Set for Long-Term Collaboration and Digital Growth
Huawei and Bahrain Network (BNET) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to identify current strategic objectives, outline governance rules, and set the terms for long-term collaboration.
Nokia Adds AI Solution to Fixed Network SaaS Suite to Improve Service Offerings
Nokia has announced an expansion of its Fixed Network solutions suite available through a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery model with the launch of AVA Fixed Network Insights, which will enable operators to strengthen their customer service offering while reducing operating costs.
Nokia Wins Nationwide 5G RAN Deal With Orange Jordan
Nokia has been selected by Orange Jordan to supply 5G Radio Access Network (RAN) equipment throughout the Kingdom of Jordan, the company announced today. The deal will enable Orange Jordan to provide enhanced connectivity and capacity to its customers as well as lay the foundations supporting the digital transformation of the country and economy.
Intracom Middle East Appoints New General Manager for MEA, APAC Regions
Intracom Middle East FZ-LLC, a leading telecom solutions provider in the Gulf region, announces the appointment of Andreas Serras as General Manager, following Mohamed Maghraby’s departure from the company on March 6th, 2023.
Huawei Reports $19.2 Billion in Revenue for Q1 2023
Huawei reported that the company generated $19.2 billion in revenue in Q1 2023, with a year-on-year increase of 0.8% and a net profit margin of 2.3%.* Huawei had posted revenue of $18.95 in Q1 2022.
stc Collaborates with Huawei to Deploy Agile and Automated Network for Cloudification Drive
stc Group, the digital enabler in the region, announced the collaboration strategy today, which includes a partnership with Huawei to build the industry’s best cloud infrastructure and deliver the highest service experience to its end users.
Experts From Nokia, Ericsson Cite Key Spectrum for 6G Development
Researchers from Nokia and Ericsson cited essential spectrum availability between 7 GHz and 15 GHz for developing 6G and meeting its potential.
Nokia MEA Mobile Broadband Index Confirms 5G Digital Transformation
Nokia announced the results of its new research report, the Nokia MEA Mobile Broadband Index, which provides a comprehensive overview of the MEA region’s mobile broadband landscape. The in-depth report highlights the steady growth of 5G in the Middle East and Africa region (MEA) as well as its impact on digital transformation. It confirms that the Middle East is far ahead of Africa in terms of 5G adoption, while many operators in Africa are still developing their business models around 4G. Voice traffic still relies on 2G and 3G networks in many parts of the region.
du Champions ICT Careers for Girls
To commemorate International Girls in ICT Day, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), engaged students at GEMS Wellington Silicon Oasis with a number of activities aimed at inspiring and guiding them into careers in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry. In addition, du highlighted efforts to improve gender balance in the ICT industry as the first GCC telco to achieve 20% women’s representation at board level.