Latest Telecoms News about Kuwait

Zain Tests VoLTE in Kuwait

  Kuwait's Zain says that it has tested the country's first Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service, based on equipment supplied by Huawei and Nokia (NSN)....

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Zain Kuwait to Upgrade Microwave Backhaul Capacity

  Zain Kuwait has awarded a contract to Japan's NEC and local IT integrator, Metco for upgrades to its mobile network backhaul systems....

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Qualitynet Tests Hotspot 2.0 Network in Kuwait

  Kuwait based ISP, Qualitynet says that it has completed trials of its new Hotspot 2.0 platform, with 350 locations covered across the country....

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Kuwaiti Politicians Approve Plans for Independent Telecoms Regulator

  Kuwait's politicians have approved a law that will see the creation of the country's first independent telecoms regulator....

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Kuwait Moves Closer to Setting up Independent Telecoms Regulator

  Kuwait's National Assembly has passed the first stage in legislation that will see the creation of the country's first independent telecoms regulator....

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Middle-East Regulators Discuss Curbs on Mobile Roaming Costs

  The telecoms regulators from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have held their ninth meeting to discuss reforms of mobile roaming rates between their nations....

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Zain's Profits Hurt by Competition and Currency Losses

  Kuwait based Zain has reported that its third quarter revenues were flat compared to a year ago despite rising customer numbers....

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Zain to Deploy Huawei Supplied LTE-A Network in Kuwait

  Zain Kuwait has announced plans to launch a commercial LTE-A network in the country, based on hardware supplied by Huawei....

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Wataniya Telecom Revenues Decline Despite Rising Customer Numbers

  Wataniya Telecom has announced that its customer base grew by 4.3 percent over the past year, but revenue declined by nearly as much as customers grew....

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Kuwait's Viva Preparing for LTE-A Upgrade

  Kuwait based Viva says that it is upgrading its network to support LTE-Advanced services....

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