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Huawei completes 100G upgrade to West Africa Cable System

WACS runs from South Africa to the UK, via Portugal

Alghanim and Belkin to launch WEMO solutions

WeMo enables its users to manage and monitor their home appliances

Airtel raises $1.3 b from Africa tower sales

Sale aims to reduce the $10 billion debt

Orange connects Benin to the ACE submarine cable

Benin. Getty images.

Connection of these stations is part of the second phase of the ACE deployment

Capacity boosting tech set for July launch

Nokia Traffic Steering Manager promises to eliminate bottlenecks in the network and effectively raise capacity by 10%.

Nokia Networks offers glimpse of tech that can boost network capacity by 10%

Comba Telecom launches 4G LTE base station antennas

New multi-band antenna features eight ports with an integrated remote control unit Google Plus
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Event was opened by du CEO, who talked about the importance of partnerships

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Far East superpower is building a digital Silk Road to the West

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CommsMEA staff writer UAE ranks among the lowest for mobile security practices

Aruba Networks released a research about employees mobile habits in the work place.

First commercial roll outs of 5G are expected in 2020.
CommsMEA staff writer 5G revenues to exceed $65b globally by 2025

This figure would represent approximately 7% of all operator-billed service revenues

Apple’s record-breaking streak with the iPhone continues, with 47.5 million unit sales fuelled by growth in China.
CommsMEA staff writer Smartphones shipments grow 16% in Q2 2015

Juniper research reports that 338 million of smartphones were shipped in Q2 2015.



UAE TRA launches Raayek

App is based on the use of gaming techniques to encourage and attract participants

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du launches new 6GB data plan

Offer is available to new and existing customers who sign up for a 24-month contract

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Etisalat revamps eLife packages

Telco to double broadband speeds for home customers for free

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ZTE named leader on public safety

Company has published a whitepaper with IHS evaluating the sector and the competition

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Nokia appoints new MEA head

El-Leithy would oversee the combined company's customer operations across MEA

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Mobile broadband enabled in the 694-790 MHz frequency band

The provisions adopted by WRC-15 provide full protection to television broadcasting

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