CommsMEA Critical analysis for telecommunications executives

Reaching 2 billion 4G-LTE connections

Almost 50% of population will be covered by LTE in the ME by 2020

Partnering with SME and OTT to make a difference

Ihab Hinnawi, CEO, Umniah.

Ihab Hinnawi, CEO of Umniah, on how the company is changing its business model

MEA govts demand more technology funding

Government IT departments face pressure on resources

Mobility to boost Africa

Mobile apps and devices have a beneficial social and economic impact in the continent

South Africa,most develop telecom sector in Africa

South Africa,most develop telecom sector in Africa

Maria Gonzalez

Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom SA are the four operators competing for market share

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Connecting countries

Connecting countries

Maria Gonzalez

Operators expect to increase their roaming revenues

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Virtualising your network

Virtualising your network

Maria Gonzalez

Key players outline the coming trends on SDN in the ME and Africa

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Open dialogue

Open dialogue

Maria Gonzalez

Focus for the organisation and the challenges facing operators in the region.

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Fixed line future
Special Reports Fixed line future

CommsMEA asks the experts how operators can revive and reinvent fixed line services

Enabling smart cities
Opinion Enabling smart cities

Operators are help the region’s ambitions for smart cities and future development

Managing talent
Special Reports Managing talent

Telcos face many recruitment and staffing challenges that are unique to the region

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Cisco Systems joins SAMENA Council

Cisco Systems will be able to leverage the Council's regional and international reach

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Zain Kuwait offers new postpaid roaming packages

Zain has increased the number of countries to roam

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Changing to data

Teemu Salmi discusses the latest Ericsson Mobility report

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Ooredoo Group CEO: "Telcos can work with OTTs"

Dr. Nasser Marafih talks with CommsMEA about the future of Telecoms

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Special Reports

Spending on telecom, IT in KSA to grow 6% in 2014

e-government experienced quality developments, according to IDC research

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