Articles tagged with: Zain and Ericsson

Improving Access to Mobile Phones for Syrian Refugees

Ericsson, Refugees United, and mobile operators across the Middle East are uniting in order to use mobile communications as a means of expanding the family reconnection service. more

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Ericsson Wins Network Upgrade Contract from Zain

Zain's Bahrain subsidiary has awarded a network upgrade contract to Ericsson, covering LTE equipment, prepaid charging including consulting and systems integration services. more

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Ericsson and Zain Bahrain sign managed services agreement

Zain Bahrain has signed a four-year managed services agreement with Ericsson, to manage its network and enhance its customer support services. more

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Ericsson Wins Saudi Managed Services Contract

Zain Saudi Arabia has signed a 3-year managed field-services agreement with Ericsson, more

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Ericsson Wins $650 Million Outsourcing Deal in Iraq

Zain Iraq has signed a 5-year network outsourcing agreement with Ericsson worth US$650 million. more

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Improving Mobile Phone Coverage Across Lake Victoria

Mobile phone coverage across Africa's Lake Victoria is to be expanded in a joint venture between Zain, and Ericsson, in an initiative coordinated by the GSM Association.  more

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Mobile Phone Towers to Monitor African Weather

A new partnership has been announced that will place weather monitoring stations on up to 5,000 mobile phone towers operated by Zain, and other mobile networks, across the African continent. more

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Ericsson CEO - Economic growth to come from telecoms investments

Ericsson President and CEO Carl-Henric Svanberg said today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that 2008 was a year of establishing mobile broadband, and that investments in telecom infrastructure can drive growth across societies. more

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Solar and Wind Power Brings Mobile Phones to Kenyan Village

As part of the Millennium Villages project, Ericsson and operator, Zain have built a green-powered site in the remote village of Dertu in northeastern Kenya.  more

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Ericsson to Expand Zain Madagascar network

The expansion of Zain Madagascar's network, which has been operational since 2005, is centered upon deploying Ericsson's Packet Core Network, including both SGSN and GGSN nodes, and Ericsson's Mobile Softswitch Solution. more

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