Saudi Arabia

Saudi telcos and ISPs sign FTTH open access agreement
STC, Mobily, Zain, Etihad Atheeb Telecom (Go), Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) and Integrated Dawiyat, will share access to each other’s network infrastructure to boost the take up of fibre to the home services in Saudi Arabia
STC launches its first 5G smart campus in Saudi Arabia
The campus will facilitate the provision of next generation connectivity to a range of enterprises and industry verticals in the Kingdom
Saudi Arabia tops the charts for network and cyber security
As Saudi Arabia looks to leverage next generation connectivity to power a range of smart city and connected vehicle initiatives, network security will be of paramount importance
Saudi Arabia to grant new MVNO licences in 2020
The country will grant the new licences to increase competition for consumers and to provide the country’s existing mobile network operators with a potential new revenue stream
Mobily picks Ericsson to spearhead its digital transformation initiative in Saudi Arabia
Mobily will use Ericsson's equipment on an end to end basis across its next generation networks
Zain launches 5G roaming service in MENA between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia
5G inbound and outbound roaming speeds reach 500 Mbps
Zain launches 5G roaming service in MENA between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia
5G inbound and outbound roaming speeds reach 500 Mbps
Is technology, big data Saudi Arabia’s new oil?
Riyadh Muawad, STC’s senior vice president of enterprise at telecoms operator STC, outlines how the kingdom’s Vision 2030 plans are increasing investment opportunities in the digital economy