Latest Telecoms News about United Arab Emirates

Fitch Affirms Etisalat at 'A+'; Outlook Stable

  Etisalat's ratings are also supported by the strong cash flow generation profile of the company's domestic business. It has a leading position in the UAE, a two-player market where it has a revenue market share of around 70%...

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Nokia Networks Uses Drones to Test Mobile Network

  Nokia Networks and UAE based Du have used drones carrying smartphones with network testing applications to analyze Du's network....

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UAE to Allow Foreign Investors to Buy Stake in Etisalat

  The UAE government has lifted restrictions which had blocked foreign investors from buying a stake in the country's largest telco, Etisalat. ...

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Middle East's first Voice over LTE call in commercial network

  UAE based mobile network operator, Du has achieved Voice over LTE (VoLTE) functionality in its live network recently,...

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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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