Latest Telecoms News about Saudi Arabia

Mobily Slips Back into Profit

  Saudi Arabia's struggling mobile network operator, Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has posted its first profit following the write down of nearly US$1 billion of its previous earnings....

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Nokia and Zain KSA to transform Jeddah into a smart city by 2018

  Nokia leverages Internet of Things and Cloud technologies to implement smart city applications and improve services for Jeddah residents ...

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Mobily Awards 3-Year Managed Services Contract to NEC

  Saudi Arabia's Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has signed a three year contract with Japan's NEC for the provision of network managed services....

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Huawei to Boost Training of Saudis Ahead of Foreign Staff Ban

  Huawei has announced that it plans to train around 100 Saudi locals in how to repair mobile phones, following a ruling that will ban foreigners from doing the work....

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Saudi Arabia to Ban Foreigners From Selling Mobile Phones

  Saudi Arabia's government has passed a decree banning foreign workers from selling and maintaining mobile phones and accessories for them....

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Saudi Telecom Awards OSS Contract to Ericsson

  Ericsson and STC, Saudi Arabia, have signed an extensive operations support system/business support system (OSS/BSS) deal....

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Saudi Networks in Tower Asset Merger Talks

  Saudi Arabia's three dominant mobile networks are reported to be in talks which would see them spin off their tower assets into a single holding company....

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New Boss at Virgin Mobile's Middle-Eastern Ops

  Virgin Mobile's middle-eastern operations have named Fouad Halawi as its new CEO, replacing Karim Benkirane....

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Saudi Arabia's Mobily Drops into Quarterly Loss

  Saudi Arabia's Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has posted a third quarter loss as the company continues to struggle in its turn-around following a financial scandal earlier this year....

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One Million Customers for Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia

  Virgin Mobile says that it has signed up its one-millionth customer in Saudi Arabia....

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