Latest Telecoms News about Bahrain

Batelco De3ploys Ericsson Supplied LTE Air Site

  Bahrain's Batelco has announced the deployment of the first LTE Air site in the region in collaboration with Ericsson....

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Batelco Names New Group CEO

  Batelco has announced the appointment of Ihab Hinnawi as its Group CEO. Mr. Hinnawi has held the role of Acting Group CEO since February 2015....

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Batelco and Airtel Sign Network Deal

  Bahrain's Batelco says that it has signed an agreement with India based Bharti Airtel, which appears to cover network sharing deals....

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TRA issues an Emergency Order to three mobile operators

  Bahrain's telecoms regulator, the TRA says that it is in receipt of a substantial amount of complaints over the degradation of VOIP applications by the three public licensed mobile operators....

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Batelco Appoints Muna Al Hashemi as Bahrain CEO

  Batelco Chairman Shaikh Hamad Bin Abdulla Al Khalifa has announced the confirmation of Muna Al Hashemi as Batelco Bahrain's CEO....

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Roaming Costs Investigation Following $33,760 Bill Shock

  Bahrain's telecoms regulator, the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has started an investigation into complaints about mobile international roaming bills and so-called, bill shock issues....

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Batelco Putting Wi-Fi Inside Hire Cars

  Bahrain's Batelco has signed a deal to put Wi-Fi coverage inside Avis rental cars, using its LTE network for the data backhaul....

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Fitch: No Impact on Batelco's Ratings From Sivasankaran Bankruptcy

  Fitch Ratings says there is no impact on Batelco's own debt ratings, following the Supreme Court of the Seychelles' recent declaration of bankruptcy of Mr. Sivasankaran, a creditor of a Batelco subsidiary....

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Bahrain's Batelco Pursues Former Indian Partner for Compensation

  Bahrain's Batelco has moved a step closer to securing the US$212 million it is claiming in damages from its former Indian partners, C Sivasankaran and Siva Ltd....

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Batelco Profits Down on One-Off Costs

  Bahrain's Batelco has reported a 22.4 percent drop in its second quarter profits as the company was hurt by one-off costs as well as increased competition in its core markets....

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