UAE TRA says fixed broadband speed rises to 100 Mbps

Wednesday 13 May 2020 | 09:50 CET | News
The UAE Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) said fixed broadband speed has to 100 Mbps due to high demand for audio and video streaming in the country, Khaleej Times reported. The speed was increased after measures taken by  the TRA to ensure smooth running for online work and distance learning and the best quality for video and voice calls.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Etisalat / TRA
Countries: United Arab Emirates
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