Latest Telecoms News about Saudi Arabia

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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Lebara Mobile to Launch MVNO in Saudi Arabia Shortly

  Multi-national MVNO, Lebara says that it has been granted an MVNO license in Saudi Arabia, and plans to launch services within the next few months. ...

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Virgin Mobile Secures MVNO License in Saudi Arabia

  Saudi Arabia's telecoms regulator has issued a MVNO license to Virgin Mobile's Middle-Eastern group, the company announced....

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Huawei and Mobily to Develop Saudi Smart Network

  China' Huawei has signed a contract with Saudi Arabia's Mobily to launch a "smart network" in the Kingdom....

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