Latest Telecoms News about Jordan

Jordan's Zain to Share Military Towers

  Jordan's Zain says that it has signed an agreement with the military's Special Communications commission which entails site co-location and sharing of tower assets....

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Zain Jordan Appears to be Scaling Back 4G Ambitions

  Zain Jordan appears to be scaling back the ambitions for its forthcoming LTE network as it quietly changed a press release it issued back in April....

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Orange Criticizes High GSM License Renewal Fee

  Orange has criticized a decision by the Jordanian telecoms regulator to impose a charge of JD156.4 million for renewing its GSM licence, describing the amount as "unreasonably high"....

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Zain Secures 4G License in Jordan

  Jordan is expected to get its first LTE network by the end of this year after Zain was awarded the necessary license....

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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....

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Ericsson Wins Jordanian Network Upgrade Contract

  Ericsson says that it has won a network upgrade contract from Orange in Jordan....

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Jordan to Announce 4G License Winner by End of January

  The Jordanian government expects to announce the winner of the country's sole 4G license by the end of the month, an official has told local media....

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Jordan Government Faces Lawsuit Over Doubling of Mobile Phone Taxes

  Jordan's Consumer Protection Society says that it plans to file a lawsuit against the government's recent decision to raise taxes on mobile phones and subscriptions....

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Jordan Doubles Taxes on Mobile Phones and Tariffs

  The Jordanian government has doubled the rate it was planning to apply to mobile phones and also hiked the taxes to be applied to phone subscriptions....

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Jordan Denies Plans to Block WhatsApp Messaging Tool

  The Jordanian telecoms regulator has no plans to block VoIP based messaging tools such as WhatsApp, refuting rumours that a ban was being worked on....

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