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Saudi Diplomatic Quarter General Authority signs deal with Tawal

Published 10 Jul 2020 11:38 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Diplomatic Quarter General Authority has partnered Tawal for the development of the area's telecommunication infrastructure. Tawal will be managing the ICT ...

Mada Pay app makes debut on Huawei AppGallery

Published 09 Jul 2020 12:59 CET | Saudi Arabia

Huawei has cooperated with Saudi Payments to launch the Mada Pay application on the Huawei AppGallery. The app will allow users to store all their cards issued by local banks ...

Zain KSA expands its 5G network to every region

Published 08 Jul 2020 13:11 CET | Saudi Arabia

Zain KSA has announced the expansion of its 5G network to cover every region of the country, after recently reached Al-Jouf and the Northern Borders. This expansion raises ...

Zain KSA wins Speedtest award for fastest fixed network Q1-Q2

Published 07 Jul 2020 13:11 CET | Saudi Arabia

Zain KSA said it has been recognised as runner of the fastest fixed network in Saudi Arabia by Ookla. The operator achieved an average speed 73.64 Mpbs in Q1-Q2. Its top ...

STC Pay and Visa ink deal to launch digital payment services

Published 06 Jul 2020 17:25 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi operator STC and Visa have entered into an exclusive strategic partnership to launch financial services and digital payment solutions to STC Pay customers. The ...

Zain KSA offers fibre broadband on open access network

Published 06 Jul 2020 10:43 CET | Saudi Arabia

Zain KSA said it will start providing Zain Fibre services to every region and city where there is fibre infrastructure, following the open access fixed broadband agreement. ...

Mobily Fibre becomes available on all fixed networks

Published 06 Jul 2020 10:38 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi operator Mobily said it has started providing Mobily Fibre services through an agreement to open up broadband, which will allow it to serve 3.5 million homes. Mobily ...

Zain KSA, Mobily plan to offer both companies' towers to investors

Published 06 Jul 2020 10:24 CET | Saudi Arabia

Zain KSA has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mobily to form a committee to draw up a request for proposal (RFP) to buy their telecoms towers, merge them into ...

CITC says open access deal between all telecom operators enters into force

Published 02 Jul 2020 14:25 CET | Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Arabian Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) announced the entry into force of the open access agreement between the six telecom service ...

STC and CommScope deploy 30-port antennas

Published 02 Jul 2020 10:46 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) and CommScope have announced the deployment 30-port antennas, enabling STC to bring innovation toward 5G to the Middle East and North Africa, ...

Saudi CITC issues complaints rating for telecom service providers

Published 01 Jul 2020 16:58 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) published a rating index for telecom service providers in terms of complaints received during the ...

Saudi Arabia's Batic signs smart cities agreement with Huawei

Published 01 Jul 2020 10:59 CET | Saudi Arabia

Batic Investments and Logistics Company has announced that its subsidiary, the Smart City Solutions Company, has signed a partnership with Huawei to provide smart city ...

STC offers Baity Fibre plans to 3 mln customers after open access deal

Published 01 Jul 2020 10:57 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi operator STC has announced that it is making its broadband internet services available on the fibre infrastructure of all the telecom companies, following an open ...

Etihad Atheeb FY loss widens as revenues fall over 19%

Published 30 Jun 2020 10:57 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi operator Atheeb Telecom, which trades as Go, reported a net loss after Zakat and tax of SAR 71.6 million for the fiscal year ended 31 March, widening from a loss of SAR ...

STC offers 50% discount for customers to settle old debts

Published 29 Jun 2020 12:37 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi operator STC announced an initiative to facilitate the payment of outstanding bills, offering discounts of up to 50 percent for customers who settle their accounts. The ...

Saudi Public Investment Fund builds stake in UK's BT Group - report

Published 22 Jun 2020 10:14 CET | Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom

Sources said that the PIF, worth USD 325 billion, has been buying up shares on the open market in recent weeks. The investment comes with BT close to its lowest ebb in a ...

Honor announces launch of Honor 9A in Saudi Arabia

Published 19 Jun 2020 10:38 CET | Saudi Arabia

Honor has announced the forthcoming launch of the Honor 9A in Saudi Arabia this month. The smartphone will come in Midnight Black, Ice Green and Phantom Blue and will retail ...

Souq Saudi website rebrands as Amazon.sa

Published 18 Jun 2020 14:06 CET | Saudi Arabia

Amazon and Souq have launched Amazon.sa in Saudi Arabia to replace Souq.com, more than one year after Amazon rebranded Souq as Amazon.ae in the UAE. As part of the ...

STC runs trial with Nokia PSE-3 to address rising 5G traffic

Published 18 Jun 2020 11:29 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) says it has used Nokia's PSE-3 chipset with Probabilistic Constellation Shaping (PCS) to conduct the Middle East and Africa's first 200G long-haul ...

WTO says Saudi Arabia broke global rules in Qatar broadcast dispute

Published 17 Jun 2020 16:02 CET | Qatar, Saudi Arabia

The three-person WTO panel ruled that Saudi Arabia's failure to act against beoutQ was a breach of WTO rules and recommended that Saudi bring its measures into conformity ...

Huawei donates kit to Madinah Development Authority to combat spread of Covid-19

Published 17 Jun 2020 13:54 CET | Saudi Arabia

Huawei has signed an MoU with Madinah Development Authority (MDA) to use technology in response to the Covid-19 outbreak, Saudi Gazette reported. Huawei will donate services ...

Saudi govt launches Covid-19 tracing app Tabaud

Published 17 Jun 2020 13:50 CET | Saudi Arabia

A new mobile app has been launched to help people in Saudi Arabia identify people infected with Covid-19 in their proximity, Arab News reported. The Saudi Authority for Data ...

Huawei launches Huawei Y6p in Saudi Arabia on 21 June, offers free headphones

Published 16 Jun 2020 10:35 CET | Saudi Arabia

Huawei has announced the launch of its Huawei Y6p smartphone and its own Huawei AppGallery in Saudi Arabia. The phone will go on sale in the kingdom from 21 June in Midnight ...

Zain KSA showcases 5G apps with Huawei

Published 15 Jun 2020 13:08 CET | Saudi Arabia

Zain Saudi Arabia said it hosted an online 5G summit and a series of professional workshops in collaboration with Huawei, to talk about its 5G strategy and roadmap for 2020 ...

CITC to lower termination rates for local mobile and fixed calls

Published 15 Jun 2020 11:50 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) has announced it will lower the cap on termination rates for local mobile and fixed calls. The ...

 

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