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Orange begins legal proceedings against Iraq government

Published 15 Oct 2020 10:36 CET | Iraq

Orange Group has instituted legal proceedings against the Iraqi government in an attempt to claw back more than USD 400 million in investments it alleges were expropriated by ...

Qi Card passed 21 mln transactions in 2019

Published 14 Oct 2020 14:31 CET | Iraq

Qi Card, the electronic payment solution and national debit/credit card of Iraq, said it processed over 21 million transactions in 2019 on its Mastercard Qi Cards. Qi Card ...

ZoodMall and OpenSooq add Qi Card as payment option

Published 05 Oct 2020 10:52 CET | Iraq

Qi Card, the Iraqi electronic payment service and national debit/credit card, said that ZoodMall and OpenSooq have begun accepting Qi Card as a form of payment. Seven million ...

Qi Card says number of PoS kiosks has doubled

Published 02 Oct 2020 10:17 CET | Iraq

Iraqi electronic payment system and national debit/credit card Qi Card has announced a rise in demand for points of sale (PoS) kiosk systems. It said the increase in ...

Qi Card says in-app transactions increase 3-fold in recent months

Published 29 Sep 2020 10:25 CET | Iraq

Qi Card, the electronic payment system and national debit/credit card of Iraq, said the volume of transactions by users of its in-app digital money transfers has increased at ...

Kurdtel set to modernise fixed network with Alepo platform

Published 28 Sep 2020 14:14 CET | Iraq

Fixed-line operator Kurdtel Communications is modernising its systems with a full fixed IN replacement from Alepo. The new system will plug revenue leaks that the legacy ...

Alsard Fiber uses Adva FSP 3000 for resilient connectivity throughout Iraq

Published 10 Sep 2020 11:34 CET | Iraq

Adva announced that Alsard Fiber is utilising its FSP 3000 OLS technology to provide extremely resilient, high-capacity services across Iraq. The equipment enables the ...

Jordan, Iraq discuss cooperation in telecoms especially for internet capacity

Published 27 Aug 2020 11:31 CET | Iraq, Jordan

Jordan's Minister of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship, Muthanna Gharaibeh, has discussed with Iraqi Minister of Communications Arkan Shaibani a joint cooperation in the ...

SDS wins order from Zain Iraq to disburse Covid-19 emergency relief

Published 25 Aug 2020 12:58 CET | Iraq

SDS said it has completed disbursement of Covid-19 emergency relief funds to the Iraqi population. The order worth SEK 1.2 million from ZainCash Iraq included a software ...

Asiacell subscriber base falls 4% to 13.3 mln in H1

Published 29 Jul 2020 10:42 CET | Iraq

Iraqi operator Asiacell's customer base decreased by 4 percent to 13.3 million customers at the end of H1 2020, as movement restrictions and curfews were implemented across ...

Zain Iraq customer base falls to 14.9 mln in H1

Published 16 Jul 2020 11:59 CET | Iraq

Zain Iraq generated revenue of USD 464 million in the first six months of 2020, and its EBITDA reached USD 185 million, giving an EBITDA margin of 40 percent. Net income for ...

Unicef reaches 14 mln in Iraq via SMS with critical Covid-19 info

Published 02 Jun 2020 09:12 CET | Iraq

About 14 million people in Iraq have been reached with critical information on Covid-19 through SMS alerts. The messages aim to increase awareness and combat dangerous ...

Asiacell provides free access to online school lessons for rest of academic year

Published 01 May 2020 14:06 CET | Iraq

Iraqi operator Asiacell says its providing a free internet package to help primary and secondary school pupils complete the academic year. The purpose of this package is only ...

Asiacell subscriber base grows 5% in Q1

Published 30 Apr 2020 09:55 CET | Iraq

Iraqi operator Asiacell's customer base increased by 5 percent to almost 15 million customers at the end of the first quarter to 31 March from Q1 2019. Asiacell reported ...

Asiacell plans to introduce managed business services

Published 10 Mar 2020 11:09 CET | Iraq

Iraqi operator Asiacell has announced a comprehensive platform for businesses, management of data security, and protection of data and networks for commercial and government ...

Docomo Digital partners with Zain Iraq for direct carrier billing on Google Play

Published 02 Mar 2020 13:14 CET | Iraq

Zain Iraq subscribers can now pay for Google Play services and apps as part of their monthly phone bills, with direct carrier billing on Google Play, now integrated by Docomo ...

Asiacell FY revenue grows 3%, customer base static

Published 14 Feb 2020 09:40 CET | Iraq

Iraqi operator Asiacell reported revenue growth of 3 percent to QAR 4.6 billion in the year ended 31 December 2019, despite a flat subscriber base of 14.2 million customers. ...

Zain Iraq EBITDA grows 10% in 2019

Published 13 Feb 2020 09:44 CET | Iraq

Zain Iraq's EBITDA grew strongly by 10 percent year-on-year to USD 465 million in the financial year ended 31 December 2019, reflecting a 43 percent EBITDA margin based on ...

Asiacell to offer Starzplay's music streaming service

Published 24 Dec 2019 09:54 CET | Iraq

Starzplay entered into a partnership with Iraqi operator Asiacell to make available Starzplay's streaming service to all Asiacell's 'Unlimited' monthly package subscribers. ...

Zain Iraq revenue grows 8% in 9-mths

Published 06 Nov 2019 14:58 CET | Iraq

Zain Iraq reported revenues at USD 792 million and EBITDA up 8 percent year-on-year to USD 335 million for the first nine months to 30 September, with a much-improved EBITDA ...

Asiacell 9-mth revenues flat, EBITDA falls 8%

Published 30 Oct 2019 13:36 CET | Iraq

Iraqi operator Asiacell reported stable revenues of QAR 3.3 billion for the first nine months of the year and a growing customer base, up 6 percent to 14 million customers at ...

INC Iraq and Lebanon's NymCar launch digital payment card in Iraq

Published 29 Oct 2019 11:04 CET | Iraq

Visa, Iraq-based International Network for Cards and Digital Payment Services (INC Iraq) and Lebanese fintech startup NymCard have launched Neo, a digital-only prepaid ...

Speedcast extends business with oil and gas customer in Iraq

Published 26 Sep 2019 12:45 CET | Iraq

Speedcast International announced that the company has been awarded a new multi-year contract with an Oil & Gas engineering services customer for fully managed internet ...

Zain Cash ties up with IrisGuard and UNHCR to authenticate payments to refugees in Iraq

Published 21 Aug 2019 15:10 CET | Iraq

Zain Group said that Zain Cash, its mobile wallet, money transfer, electronic bill payment and funds disbursement service in Iraq will introduce the EyePay Cash platform, ...

Zain Iraq profits up in H1 as customer base grows

Published 31 Jul 2019 15:45 CET | Iraq

Zain Iraq performed well in the first six months of 2019, its parent company said. Revenue reached USD 522 million, and EBITDA grew 14 percent to USD 220 million, for a ...

 




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