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Investment fund to close $600 million loan to acquire Omantel

Investment fund to close $600 million loan to acquire Omantel

Sovereign fund to use the money to back acquisition of 51 percent stake in Omantel

Etisalat Nigeria's loan woes continue

Etisalat Nigeria's loan woes continue

Banks oppose proposal to convert part of the $1.2 billion dollar loan into naira

Etisalat might divest Nigerian stakes after debt deal

Etisalat might divest Nigerian stakes after debt deal

Etisalat Nigeria signed a loan in 2013 to refinance another loan and upgrade network

Etisalat to invest $817million in network overhaul

Etisalat to invest $817million in network overhaul

UAE ranks number one for the highest FTTH penetration worldwide in 2016

Ooredoo group's net profits increase 4% in 2016

Ooredoo group's net profits increase 4% in 2016

Board of directors recommends a cash dividend of $0.96 per share

Batelco group's net profits decline 24% in 2016

Batelco group's net profits decline 24% in 2016

Group attributes reduced profits to loss of goodwill in Jordan operations

Zain group’s net profits for FY 2016 go up 2% YoY

Zain group’s net profits for FY 2016 go up 2% YoY

Results impacted by currency devaluation in Sudan and tax disputes in Iraq

UAE telco du sees around 10% decline in net profits for FY 2016

UAE telco du sees around 10% decline in net profits for FY 2016

Mobile subscriber base increases 12% while ARPU decreases 12.5% YoY

Millicom to sell off its Senegal business for $129 million

Millicom to sell off its Senegal business for $129 million

Combined entity to offer mobile telephony with a range of value added services

STC to acquire SaleCo

STC to acquire SaleCo

Acquisition wouldn't affect company's financial results

Apple inks $1bn investment in SoftBanks’s Vision Fund

Apple inks $1bn investment in SoftBanks’s Vision Fund

SoftBank in talks with investment fund for deal that could be worth as much as $45bn

Ericsson and SpeedCast International ink partnership

Ericsson and SpeedCast International ink partnership

Ericsson selects SpeedCast International as satellite connectivity solution partner

STC board approves $100m investment in Careem

STC board approves $100m investment in Careem

Saudi telco eyes 10% stake in ride-hailing app Careem

Sudatel's customer base increases 9% in Q3

Sudatel's customer base increases 9% in Q3

Consolidated revenues in Q3 record 11% YoY growth amounting $124.23 million

Zain group invests in US- based technology venture fund

Zain group invests in US- based technology venture fund

Colle Capital Partners to extend Zain’s corporate venturing to the US


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