telco

2 million gigabytes: how Saudi hajj pilgrims stay in touch
Saudi authorities announce initiative to provide a total of two million gigabytes for the two million pilgrims performing Hajj this week.
du offers free trial of video call apps
Dubai-based du is offering a 15-day free trial of the BOT-IM and C'me apps when customers subscribe to Internet calling pack service this summer.
Etisalat posts $1.1bn net profit for first half of 2018
United Arab Emirates-based telco says subscriber bases reaches 144 million while revenues grow by 4 percent.
Fortnite driving record data demand for Middle East telcos
Demand is equivalent to 2.8 million downloads of the average mobile game per minute.
Is Oman the next data centre hub?
Equinix and Omantel think so - and are pouring in big bucks to prove it.
$120 million held in Zimbabwe’s Universal Service Fund
Al telcos are required to pay 1.5% of annual gross revenue into the fund