CommsMEA Critical analysis for telecommunications executives

Palo Alto Networks to form $20 M security venture fund

Fund will aim at companies with a cloud-based application approach

Experts stress on increased investments to support data explosion in Africa

Data centre demands in the region yet to be driven by OTT players

MTN to invest $295 million in Iran's telecom market

MTN's earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation for the year to December 2016 declined 13.2 percent

South African telco group aims to capitalise on the growth expected in Iran's broadband market

Batelco group's net profits decline 14%

Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa  Al Khalifa 2017 - Batelco Chairman

Despite an 8% decline over Q1 2016, EBITDA increased by 7% from the previous quarter

Cost reduction shows up as increased income for STC

The company operates through an integrated programme of digital transformation: Dr. Khaled H. Biyari

Group to distribute a total of $533 million in cash dividend for Q1 2017

Etisalat joins race for Oman’s third licence

UAE incumbent joins Zain and STC in race for Omani licence Google Plus
Building the Telco of the Future – a 2020 Vision
Special Reports Building the Telco of the Future – a 2020 Vision

For the first time in living memory, the region’s telco sector is facing genuine threats to its dominance.

Does UberX pilot imply smart mobility won't be pricey any more?
Business Does UberX pilot imply smart mobility won't be pricey any more?

Uber UAE bullish about the potential of a viable alternative to car ownership

MWC lauds record-breaking event
Special Reports MWC lauds record-breaking event

It was a record breaking year for GSMA as 108,000 attended MWC 2017


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Egypt gears up for the commercial launch of 4G

Operators in Egypt receive the wireless frequencies required to deliver 4G

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Etisalat offers free WiFi during Eid Al Fitr holidays

Etisalat's public WiFi will be free during Eid Al Fitr period – 22 June-1 July 2017.

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du scores over 700 Mbps throughput in massive MIMO trial

Massive MIMO ensures throughput is not affected as number of users increase

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Ramadan to witness spike in job applications

79.1% of MENA professionals say they focus more on job search during this time

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Ex-Thuraya CEO Samer Halawi is the CCO of OneWeb

OneWeb is engaged in production of low-cost, high-performing satellites in large volumes.

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Emulate and stay safe, says Cobham Wireless

Emulating attacks can highlight weaknesses, allowing to fix any problems in advance

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