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Bahrain TRA investigates consumer complaints on roaming

Bahrain TRA investigates consumer complaints on roaming

The regulator began an investigation of 12 complaints

Bahrain TRA publishes consultation on SIM services

Bahrain TRA publishes consultation on SIM services

New regulation requires licensees to follow a more detailed registration

Omantel fined $13m by telecom regulator

Omantel fined $13m by telecom regulator

Telco did not reveal the reason

Harb to re-discuss telecoms liberalisation plan

Harb to re-discuss telecoms liberalisation plan

Telecoms minister tries to relaunch sector's liberalisation programme in Lebanon

TRA Bahrain presents draft regulation on equipment

TRA Bahrain presents draft regulation on equipment

Draft defines responsibilities of entities when importing telecoms equipment

UAE TRA participates at WRC preparatory meeting

UAE TRA participates at WRC preparatory meeting

Engineer Nasser Bin Hammad attended the meeting

UAE TRA launches "Secure your Mobile" initiative

UAE TRA launches

du and Etisalat participated in this project

SAMENA Council hosted its first Submarine Summit

SAMENA Council hosted its first Submarine Summit

Leaders discussed key issues facing the region’s submarine cable sector

New method to assess energy efficiency of networks

New method to assess energy efficiency of networks

ITU and ETSI agree new standard for mobile networks

Iraqi court rejects $4.5m claim against Zain

Iraqi court rejects $4.5m claim against Zain

Kuwaiti telco group countered claim relating to acquisition of Iraqna in 2007

UAE TRA signs MOU with GSMA

UAE TRA signs MOU with GSMA

Agreement encourages a long-term commitment by govts to market-driven competition

Saudi regulator cuts call connection fees by 40%

Saudi regulator cuts call connection fees by 40%

Telecoms authority cut these fees to 0.15 riyals per minute from 0.25 riyals

du confirms fixed line agreement with Etisalat

du confirms fixed line agreement with Etisalat

du Chairman and CEO confirmed that the agreement was finalised at the end of 2014

Ghana to offer unified access service licences

Ghana to offer unified access service licences

Airtel and Vodafone were the only fixed-line operators in the country

ARTP to launch mobile number portability

ARTP to launch mobile number portability

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