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Zain Saudi losses narrow in Q1

Zain Saudi losses narrow in Q1

Operator cuts costs, sees revenue from data surge

Zain secures $250m loan to finance operations

Zain secures $250m loan to finance operations

Kuwait’s incumbent finalises deal with Gulf-based syndicate

Huawei profit growth hits four-year high

Huawei profit growth hits four-year high

Chinese hardware vendor sees surge in earnings from consumer, enterprise earnings

Omantel public offer to open on 31 March

Omantel public offer to open on 31 March

Second phase of share sale open to all

Etisalat Misr mulls stock market listing

Etisalat Misr mulls stock market listing

Etisalat Misr says it has not yet decided on which bourse it will list

First Omantel share sale 1.99 times subscribed

First Omantel share sale 1.99 times subscribed

Government to offload 142.5m shares, reducing stake to 51%

du borrows $1.17bn to refinance debt

du borrows $1.17bn to refinance debt

Agreements will save around $9m by cutting funding costs

Du sees Q4 profit slide by 43%

Du sees Q4 profit slide by 43%

Revenue up 8.3% but federal royalties eat into net earnings

Du agrees terms of $720m loan financing

Du agrees terms of $720m loan financing

UAE telco negotiates bargain rate, replaces two existing facilities

Zain Bahrain to launch IPO by end of Q2: report

Zain Bahrain to launch IPO by end of Q2: report

Source claims telco has applied for public offering

Oman government to sell 19% of Omantel

Oman government to sell 19% of Omantel

Two phase sale will put shares in hands of local private investors

Apple shares slide 8% on weak holiday iPhone sales

Apple shares slide 8% on weak holiday iPhone sales

Investor confidence ebbs further as China Mobile deal bears less fruit than expected

Nokia's net sales down 17% in 2013

Nokia's net sales down 17% in 2013

Finnish company experienced improvement in fourth quarter

Zain KSA's losses rise in Q4

Zain KSA's losses rise in Q4

Zain Saudi Arabia posted full-year net loss of SR1.65 billion in 2013

STC Group's profit surges in Q4

STC Group's profit surges in Q4

Change in accounting method leads to 822% profit rise for STC


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