Middle East

The 5G era begins
South Korean, U.S. telcos roll out 5G services, UAE to see June launch.
Batelco separation nearing end - TRA Bahrain
In final consultation stage to create new wholesale entity.
Bahrain's Batelco approves dividend after record 2018 revenues
Shareholders of Batelco Group approve full-year cash dividend of US$121 million.
Middle East consumers 'more technologically advanced' - PWC survey
Middle East twice as likely to pay using their mobile phones, bigger tendency to shop through mobile.
Commercial 5G launching in Bahrain in June
Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications says preparations for 5G roll-out have been completed.
IT spending in Middle East and North Africa to hit US $160bn this year
Gartner research says regional businesses are set to increase IT spending in all segments except for devices.
UAE named Gulf's happiest country
Ranking achieved two years after the UAE launched the world's first happiness council.