Latest Telecoms News about Iraq

Zain Secures Victory in $4.5 Billion Lawsuit

  Zain's Iraqi subsidiary says that a mysterious US$4.5 billion lawsuit against the company has been dismissed by the local courts....

Related Tags: zain


Zain Hires Bankers Ahead of Iraqi Stock Market Listing

  The Iraqi arm of Zain has hired an investment bank as the company moves closer to its long delayed stock market listing....

Related Tags: zain


Zain Hit with $4.5 Billion Lawsuit over Iraqi Investment

  Kuwait based Zain has confirmed that it is facing a US$4.5 billion lawsuit that stems from its 2007 acquisition of an Iraqi mobile network operator in 2007....

Related Tags: zain, orascom-telecom, iraqna, atheer-telecom


Iraq's Asiacell Orders SMS Spam Blocking Service

  Iraq's Asiacell has ordered an anti-spam software plaform from the Irish software developer, Anam Technologies....

Related Tags: asiacell, anam-technologies, sms, spam


Improving Access to Mobile Phones for Syrian Refugees

  Ericsson, Refugees United, and mobile operators across the Middle East are uniting in order to use mobile communications as a means of expanding the family reconnection service....

Related Tags: ericsson, asiacell, zain


Iraq Government Looking to Auction 3G Licenses

  Iraq's government is seeking to sell its 3G licenses to the incumbent mobile networks for at least US$307 million each....

Related Tags: 3g-license


Zain Still Months Away from Iraqi Stock Market Listing

  Zain's Iraqi subsidiary is still several months away from its long delayed stock market listing....

Related Tags: zain


Ericsson Wins Iraqi LTE Deployment Contract

  Ericsson has been awarded a contract to deploy Iraq's first TDD based LTE network in the country, on behalf of the internet and communications provider, Tishknet....

Related Tags: ericsson, tishknet, lte, kurdistan


New CEO Named at Iraq's Asiacell

  Iraq's Asiacell has announced that its CEO, Dr. Diar Ahmed is resigning, and is to be replace by its current Managing Director, Mr. Amer Al Sunna....

Related Tags: asiacell


NSN Opens a New Office in Iraq

  Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) has opened a new office in Erbil, the capital city of Kurdistan region in Iraq. Until now the company has been operating at a different location in Erbil....

Related Tags: nsn