Latest Telecoms News about United Arab Emirates

UAE's Du Posts Rising Revenues and Slower Rise in Profits

  UAE based mobile network operator, Du has reported its first-quarter financials and announced that is revenues rose, as did profits, although by a slower degree....

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Dubai Holding Looking to Raise $1 Billion from Telecom Stakes Sales

  The Dubai government could raise around US$1 billion by selling two stakes in telecoms companies, as it seeks to pay down debt....

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Etisalat Tests LTE-A Upgrade in Abu Dhabi

  UAE based Etisalat says that it has carried out trials of LTE-A based services, based on hardware supplied by Alcatel-Lucent....

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Dubai's mobile emissions compliant with International ICNIRP standards

  The UAE's telecoms regulator, the TRA says that it has completed a technical survey that measures mobile radiation levels across the Emirates....

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Nokia Still Dominates UAE Mobile Phone Market, but is Losing Market Share

  Just over half of all phones used in the UAE during the last quarter of 2013 were smartphones, with Apple's iPhone 5 the top model, although Nokia still dominates the market overall....

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UAE Regulator Warns Charity Bidders that they Wont Own the Phone Numbers

  Bidders for a memorably phone number in a charity auction being organised by UAE's Etisalat are being warned that they wont own the phone number after they "buy" it....

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Bharti Airtel Signs Network Infrastructure Node Agreement with Etisalat

  India's Bharti Airtel has signed an agreement to set up a multi-service regional network infrastructure node, in cooperation with UAE based Etisalat....

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Alcatel-Lucent Wins LTE Expansion Contract in the UAE

  Alcatel-Lucent has won a contract to expand Etisalat's LTE coverage in the United Arab Emirates. The contract includes upgrading existing 3G-2G infrastructure for future LTE service...

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Huawei Wins UAE Network Upgrade Contract

  UAE based Etisalat and Huawei have signed an agreement covering mobile network expansion in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Northern Emirates over the remainder of this year....

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UAE Sees 61,000 MNP Requests Since Launch in December

  The UAE's telecoms regulator says that 61,000 mobile number porting requests have been received since the MNP service launched last December. ...

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