Latest Telecoms News about Saudi Arabia

Mobily Confirms Talks to Sell $2 Billion of Assets

  Saudi Arabia based Mobily has confirmed that it is considering selling its tower assets in a deal that could be worth as much as US$2 billion....

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Zain Enables Carrier Billing on Google Play

  Carrier billing service provider, Boku says that it is bringing its service to Google Play for Zain subscribers in Saudi Arabia,...

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Nokia Networks, STC show TDD-FDD aggregation with commercial chipset

  Nokia Networks and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have announced the successful demonstration of TDD-FDD Carrier Aggregation, the first with a commercial chipset in Middle East and Africa....

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Mobily contracts Nokia Networks for managed services and network expansions

  Saudi Arabia's Mobily (Etihad Etisalat) has extended an existing managed services contract with Nokia Networks for a further five years. ...

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Saudi Arabia's Mobily Secures $200 Million Guarantee for Alcatel-Lucent Purchases

  Saudi Arabia's Mobily says that it has signed a US$200 million vendor financing agreement with Canada's export credit agency to buy equipment from Alcatel Lucent....

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Saudi Arabia's Zain Awards US$1.2 Billion worth of Network Upgrade Contracts

  Zain Saudi Arabia has announced the signing of network expansion and upgrade agreements worth 4.5 billion SAR (US$1.2 billion) with five suppliers....

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Saudi Arabia's Mobily Walks Away from Landline Purchase

  Saudi Arabia's Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has announced that it is walking away from a deal that would have seen it buy a majority stake in the landline operator, Etihad Atheeb Telecom....

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Mobily Saudi Arabia Deploys Alcatel-Lucent Virtualised RAN

  Mobily Saudi Arabia has announced the first deployment of virtualized radio access network (RAN) software from Alcatel-Lucent's Network Function Virtualization (NFV) portfolio....

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Saudi Arabia's Mobily Moves Closer to Buying Local Landline Operator

  The long drawn out attempt by Saudi Arabia's Mobily to buy a local landline operator appears to have moved closer to completion....

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Zain Saudi Arabia Shrinks its Quarterly Losses

  Zain Saudi Arabia (Zain KSA) has reported a shrinking of its quarterly losses, as the company improved its operating margins....

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