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As Taliban talks gather pace, Afghan women fear turning back of the clock - The Japan Times
As Taliban talks gather pace, Afghan women fear turning back of the clock  The Japan Times

Eighteen years ago, at the height of the Taliban's power in Afghanistan, Roshan Mashal secretly taught her daughters to read and write alongside a dozen lo.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 05:05:00 GMT
Morning Briefing - Reuters
Morning Briefing  Reuters

Catch up on the latest highlights and insights from the 2019 World Economic Forum.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 06:13:00 GMT
Unwanted Afghan refugees pin hopes on PM Imran Khan's promise for citizenship - DAWN.com
Unwanted Afghan refugees pin hopes on PM Imran Khan's promise for citizenship  DAWN.com

Many view them with suspicion, accuse them of spurring militancy and criminality, and call for them to be sent home. AFPUpdated a day ago. Shahzad Alam has ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:34:54 GMT
From Manikarnika to Takht - 5 upcoming Bollywood period dramas that are highly anticipated - Times Now
From Manikarnika to Takht - 5 upcoming Bollywood period dramas that are highly anticipated  Times Now

From Manikarnika that is releasing this week to Takht that will release in 2020, here are 5 Bollywood period dramas that are the most awaited. Scroll down for ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 04:36:44 GMT
Delay of borders' body will gravelly impact South Sudan peace implementation: report - Sudan Tribune
Delay of borders' body will gravelly impact South Sudan peace implementation: report  Sudan Tribune

January 19, 2019 (JUBA) - The National Democratic Movement (NDM) chaired by Lam Akol warned the IGAD against the delay registered in the formation of the ...


Sun, 20 Jan 2019 07:56:00 GMT
Aussie Rules Football helping refugee children feel more included at school - ABC News
Aussie Rules Football helping refugee children feel more included at school  ABC News

Learning how to kick a footy and take a mark are skills many Australian kids learn growing up, but for those who've come across the seas, it can be a foreign ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Amit Shah repeats old gimmicks in Bengal, called out for bigotry, mocked for poor acting skills - Janta Ka Reporter
Amit Shah repeats old gimmicks in Bengal, called out for bigotry, mocked for poor acting skills  Janta Ka Reporter

BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday started his election campaign for this year's parliamentary polls from West Bengal's Malda district. His inaugural Bengal ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 05:36:44 GMT
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Residents in two northern Afghan provinces have complained that their telecommunication services are suspended each night, leaving them effectively cut off ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan: The Greatest Untold Story Of Societal Transformation In Afghanistan - Forbes
Roshan: The Greatest Untold Story Of Societal Transformation In Afghanistan  Forbes

In an in-depth interview with Karim Khoja, CEO of Roshan Telecom, Afghanistan's leading telecommunications provider with over 6 million active subscribers, ...


Tue, 18 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Using mobile money in Afghanistan, researchers develop product that helps people to save - Phys.Org
Using mobile money in Afghanistan, researchers develop product that helps people to save  Phys.Org

Billions of people worldwide, particularly those in developing countries, face challenges saving money. They may already hold a device that can assist them in ...


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan Telecoms Suffers Enormous Loss In Truck Bombing - TOLOnews
Roshan Telecoms Suffers Enormous Loss In Truck Bombing  TOLOnews

The management at Roshan Telecommunications Company in Kabul said on Monday the company lost a staggering number of employees in Wednesday's ...


Tue, 06 Jun 2017 19:06:37 GMT
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Afghanistan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kumbh 2019: Going beyond call of duty seems to be Swachhta Doot's mantra - Devdiscourse
Kumbh 2019: Going beyond call of duty seems to be Swachhta Doot's mantra  Devdiscourse

Going beyond the call of duty seems to be the mantra for 'Swachhta Doot' (messengers of cleanliness) who work late into the night to ensure 'Bhavya Kumbh, ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:53:00 GMT
Afghan Telecom relying on Etisalat to grow market share - The National
Afghan Telecom relying on Etisalat to grow market share  The National

Government-owned Afghan Telecom Company is leveraging the Etisalat network, the UAE's biggest telecommunications *service* provider, to grow its market ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan's Great App Escape | Fast Forward - OZY
Afghanistan's Great App Escape | Fast Forward  OZY

Mobile phone use is rocketing in this war-torn nation — and apps are changing how people communicate, stay safe and fill governance voids.


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pajhwok launches SMS news service via Roshan - Pajhwok Afghan News
Pajhwok launches SMS news service via Roshan  Pajhwok Afghan News

KABUL (Pajhwok): Pajhwok Afghan News officially launched on Wednesday its Short Message *Service* (SMS) news *service* through Roshan telecom network.


Wed, 06 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Dream of a Better Life in Afghanistan Ends in a Hilltop Grave for Students - The New York Times
Dream of a Better Life in Afghanistan Ends in a Hilltop Grave for Students  The New York Times

The students left villages for the capital city to pursue an education and lift themselves and their families out of poverty. A suicide bombing ended all that.


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New wave of Afghans seek a way out as fear grips Kabul - The Guardian
New wave of Afghans seek a way out as fear grips Kabul  The Guardian

The capital's citizens are caught in the middle again as the Taliban responds to increased US military pressure in its rural heartlands.


Sat, 03 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Roshan signs partnership agreement with Facebook - Pajhwok Afghan News
Roshan signs partnership agreement with Facebook  Pajhwok Afghan News

KABUL (Pajhwok): A leading telecom firm on Wednesday announced signing a partnership.


Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Memorial Day in Afghanistan pays tribute to American war dead - Stars and Stripes
Memorial Day in Afghanistan pays tribute to American war dead  Stars and Stripes

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan — A field of lights and a display of names and photos projected on a blast wall here Monday night paid tribute to more than ...


Mon, 28 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Spice Digital Joins in to Launch Music karaoke for Roshan Afghanistan - PCQuest
Spice Digital Joins in to Launch Music karaoke for Roshan Afghanistan  PCQuest

Spice Digital Limited, a Spice Connect company recently announced to become the platform and *service* provider for Roshan Afghanistan to launch a Music ...


Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Phone-based savings program helps Afghans stash more cash - Futurity: Research News
Phone-based savings program helps Afghans stash more cash  Futurity: Research News

A program in Afghanistan could be a model to help people around the world save more money through their cellphones.


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Live from Kabul: Afghanistan’s SNL offers comic relief to war-weary viewers - The Washington Post
Live from Kabul: Afghanistan’s SNL offers comic relief to war-weary viewers  The Washington Post

KABUL — On a recent Friday night in Ghulam Faryad's grocery store, half a dozen customers gathered for a weekly dose of comic relief from the tribulations of ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Study: Left to devices, you can learn to save money | The Source - Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom
Study: Left to devices, you can learn to save money | The Source  Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom

Billions of people worldwide, particularly those in developing countries, face challenges saving money. They may already hold a device that can assist them in ...


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Once a Bright Spot, Afghan Telecoms Face Unsustainable Losses - New York Times
Once a Bright Spot, Afghan Telecoms Face Unsustainable Losses  New York Times

Cellphone providers challenged by the loss of potential customers and hurt by new taxes are trying to expand services and bring more Afghans online.


Fri, 08 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Gunmen dressed as US soldiers attack Afghan Interior Ministry - Stars and Stripes
Gunmen dressed as US soldiers attack Afghan Interior Ministry  Stars and Stripes

KABUL, Afghanistan — Gunmen dressed as U.S. soldiers and traveling in a captured Humvee set off a suicide bomb and then tried to shoot their way into the ...


Wed, 30 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan just spawned a multinational that’s taking on global giants in Africa - Quartz
Afghanistan just spawned a multinational that’s taking on global giants in Africa  Quartz

The largest mobile network operator in Afghanistan is not a multinational company. Or it wasn't until this month, when Roshan Telecom took its network to ...


Thu, 27 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Mixed Reactions to Pakistani Cleric's Death - Voice of America
Mixed Reactions to Pakistani Cleric's Death  Voice of America

No one has claimed responsibility for knife attack that killed Maulana Sami-ul-Haq in his home in Rawalpindi on Friday.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Roshan Recognized As Company With A Conscience In Afghanistan - With New Benefit Corporation (B-Corp) Status - PR Newswire
Roshan Recognized As Company With A Conscience In Afghanistan - With New Benefit Corporation (B-Corp) Status  PR Newswire

KABUL, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Roshan, Afghanistan's leading total communications provider, today announced that the company has been ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Afghan government under pressure as Taliban threaten new district - Reuters
Afghan government under pressure as Taliban threaten new district  Reuters

FARAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Taliban fighters closed in on another district in Afghanistan on Sunday as officials sought to reassure an increasingly angry ...


Sun, 20 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kabul blast: Attack kills 90 near diplomatic area in Afghanistan - CNN
Kabul blast: Attack kills 90 near diplomatic area in Afghanistan  CNN

A huge suicide bomb ripped through a secure area of Kabul at the height of the Wednesday morning rush hour, killing at least 90 people and wounding 400, ...


Wed, 31 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan marks 99th anniversary of independence - News 1st
Afghanistan marks 99th anniversary of independence  News 1st

Reuters - Afghanistan celebrated the country's 99th Independence Day on Sunday (August 19) amid tight security. President Ashraf Ghani led an official - Get ...


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan to launch mystery 4G service 'shortly' - TeleGeography
Roshan to launch mystery 4G service 'shortly'  TeleGeography

Afghanistan. Aga Khan-owned mobile firm Telecom Development Company Afghanistan (TDCA), which operates under the Roshan brand name, has ...


Thu, 11 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Afghans to get free access to Wikipedia on their phones - The Independent
Afghans to get free access to Wikipedia on their phones  The Independent

People in Afghanistan are set for greater access to the internet and free information, thanks to a new partnership between a local telecommunications company ...


Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Announcing the latest set of judges for Startup Battlefield Africa 2018 - TechCrunch
Announcing the latest set of judges for Startup Battlefield Africa 2018  TechCrunch

Startup Battlefield Africa is right around the corner. This year it's in Lagos, Nigeria on December 11. As usual, we have a stellar lineup of panels that will include ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:00:26 GMT
How Employers in Poor Countries Are Using Nudges to Help Employees Save Money - HBR.org Daily
How Employers in Poor Countries Are Using Nudges to Help Employees Save Money  HBR.org Daily

One of the most common ways to get people to save is through their employer. In particular, behavioral economics—that marriage of economics and psychology ...


Fri, 15 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Female ISP Owner Looks To Expand Business - TOLOnews
Female ISP Owner Looks To Expand Business  TOLOnews

An Afghan woman, Fatima, who launched an internet *service* provider company in Kabul two years ago said on Tuesday that she is hoping to expand her ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:53:44 GMT
Mobile Afghanistan: How A National Telecom Network Delivers Social Goods - Forbes
Mobile Afghanistan: How A National Telecom Network Delivers Social Goods  Forbes

Editor's Note: Karim Khoja has been chief executive officer of Roshan, Afghanistan's leading telecommunications provider, since January 2003. He is also an ...


Thu, 02 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Taliban Terrorists Attack Afghan Army Base Killing 10 Soldiers - NDTV News
Taliban Terrorists Attack Afghan Army Base Killing 10 Soldiers  NDTV News

Taliban terrorists overran large parts of an army base in northern Afghanistan, killing at least 10 soldiers, wounding 15 and capturing dozens more in fighting ...


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan Residents Risk Their Lives To Vote In Delayed Kandahar Poll - NDTV News
Afghan Residents Risk Their Lives To Vote In Delayed Kandahar Poll  NDTV News

Afghans risked their lives to vote in legislative elections in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, after the Taliban-claimed killing of a powerful police chief delayed ...


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan Recognized for "Social Contribution," "Best Brand Campaign," and "Achievement in ICT" With Prestigious Awards - PR Newswire
Roshan Recognized for "Social Contribution," "Best Brand Campaign," and "Achievement in ICT" With Prestigious Awards  PR Newswire

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roshan, Afghanistan's leading total communications provider, announced today that it received awards and ...


Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
With stalemate on talks on the future of Afghanistan, who will steer a way forward? - The National
With stalemate on talks on the future of Afghanistan, who will steer a way forward?  The National

Despite the killing of ISIS chief in Afghanistan and a brief ceasefire with the Taliban, gains on the ground have been dismal.


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan confirms 31 of its employees were killed, over 50 wounded in Kabul bombing - Khaama Press
Roshan confirms 31 of its employees were killed, over 50 wounded in Kabul bombing  Khaama Press

The Roshan Telecommunication Company in Afghanistan confirmed that the company's 31 employees were killed and over 50 others were wounded in the ...


Mon, 05 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
2 suicide bombers attack mosque in Afghanistan, killing at least 29 - USA TODAY
2 suicide bombers attack mosque in Afghanistan, killing at least 29  USA TODAY

Two suicide bombers attacked a Shiite mosque in eastern Afghanistan during Friday prayers, killing at least 29 people and wounding 81, officials said.


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Taliban Confirm Meeting With US Peace Envoy In Qatar On Afghan Conflict - NDTV News
Taliban Confirm Meeting With US Peace Envoy In Qatar On Afghan Conflict  NDTV News

A Taliban delegation has met with US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in Qatar to discuss ending the Afghan conflict, the militant group said Saturday, the first time either ...


Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Taliban Launch Major Attack On Afghan City, Casualties: Officials - NDTV News
Taliban Launch Major Attack On Afghan City, Casualties: Officials  NDTV News

Taliban terrorists have launched an attack on an Afghan provincial capital and heavy fighting is under way as security forces try to beat them back, with terrified ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Naderi confirms his resignation from ministry of urban development and housing - The Khaama Press News Agency
Naderi confirms his resignation from ministry of urban development and housing  The Khaama Press News Agency

Syed Sadat Mansoor Naderi confirmed his resignation from the ministry of urban development and housing as he cited health issues as the main reason behind ...


Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pakistan Denies Opening Afghan Trade Route For India - NDTV News
Pakistan Denies Opening Afghan Trade Route For India  NDTV News

Pakistan has refuted media reports that it has expressed readiness to talk on the restoration of the India-Afghanistan trade route using its land.


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Senior Military Officers Review Kabul Checkpoints - TOLOnews
Senior Military Officers Review Kabul Checkpoints  TOLOnews

Resolute Support Command Sgt. Maj. David M. Clark and Sgt. Maj. Roshan Safi of the Afghanistan National Army this week visited checkpoints in Kabul to ...


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ISIS Afghanistan Chief Abu Saad Erhabi Killed, Says Government - NDTV News
ISIS Afghanistan Chief Abu Saad Erhabi Killed, Says Government  NDTV News

The head of ISIS in Afghanistan, Abu Saad Erhabi, was killed in a strike on the group's hideouts in Nangarhar province on Saturday night, authorities said on ...


Sun, 26 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan Afghan Premier League a hit with fans - BBC News
Roshan Afghan Premier League a hit with fans  BBC News

Afghans have been glued to their TV sets this week watching the start of their country's first-ever football league season. It may be a long way from the standards ...


Sat, 22 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan Taliban Announces Eid Ceasefire After President's Unconditional Offer - NDTV News
Afghan Taliban Announces Eid Ceasefire After President's Unconditional Offer  NDTV News

The Afghan Taliban on Saturday announced a three-day ceasefire over the Eid holiday at the end of this week, their first offer of its kind, following a ceasefire ...


Sat, 09 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan to launch 4G services in Afghanistan - The Khaama Press News Agency
Roshan to launch 4G services in Afghanistan  The Khaama Press News Agency

The Roshan Telecommunications *service* provider in Afghanistan announced Tuesday that the company will soon launch the fourth generation internet 4G ...


Tue, 09 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
"Afghan" Jailed For Stabbing 15-Year-Old Girlfriend In Germany - NDTV News
"Afghan" Jailed For Stabbing 15-Year-Old Girlfriend In Germany  NDTV News

A German court Monday jailed a failed asylum seeker who claims to be from Afghanistan for stabbing his 15-year-old ex-girlfriend to death, in a case the far-right ...


Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Gunmen Attack Kabul Intelligence Training Centre: Officials - NDTV News
Gunmen Attack Kabul Intelligence Training Centre: Officials  NDTV News

Gunmen attacked an intelligence training centre in Kabul on Thursday, officials said, as families buried loved ones killed by a suicide bomber a day earlier in the ...


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Acting Minister for Higher Education Roshan steps down - Pajhwok Afghan News
Acting Minister for Higher Education Roshan steps down  Pajhwok Afghan News

KABUL (Pajhwok): Abdul Latif Roshan, the Acting Minister for Higher.


Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Baby Power Helping Fund ISIS In Afghanistan. It Ends Up In US, Europe - NDTV News
Baby Power Helping Fund ISIS In Afghanistan. It Ends Up In US, Europe  NDTV News

ISIS fighters in Afghanistan are making hundreds of thousands of dollars a year from illegal mining of talc, much of which ends up in the United States and ...


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IEC Announces Parliamentary Elections Results - TOLOnews
IEC Announces Parliamentary Elections Results  TOLOnews

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Friday evening announced the parliamentary elections primary results for five provinces includingDaikundi, ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 16:24:10 GMT
The one thing that works in Afghanistan: mobile - The Globe and Mail
The one thing that works in Afghanistan: mobile  The Globe and Mail

One Friday last October,a man drove his Toyota Corolla up to Green Village, a residential complex on the eastern outskirts of Kabul. At dusk, he detonated a car ...


Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia’s National Gallery Hosts Art of Refugees, Highlighting Migrant Plight - VOA News
Indonesia’s National Gallery Hosts Art of Refugees, Highlighting Migrant Plight  VOA News

Denied the right to work or study, for some art provides empowerment.


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Asia Cup: Mustafizur Rahman's Last Over Heroics Help Bangladesh Pip Afghanistan - NDTVSports.com
Asia Cup: Mustafizur Rahman's Last Over Heroics Help Bangladesh Pip Afghanistan  NDTVSports.com

Afghanistan yet again came close to a win against a top-Asian team but faltered in finishing, losing the plot in the last 10 overs of the chase. They needed eight ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ghani Calls For Women To Partake In Peace Talks Process - TOLOnews
Ghani Calls For Women To Partake In Peace Talks Process  TOLOnews

President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said during a meeting with Afghan Women's Network that the presence of women and their views on the peace process and ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Roshan Telecom bus destroyed by suicide bomber in Kabul rush hour - ETTelecom.com
Roshan Telecom bus destroyed by suicide bomber in Kabul rush hour  ETTelecom.com

At least one woman was killed and 19 others wounded in the powerful blast, which left the Roshan Telecom bus badly mangled and the area littered with ..


Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Despite social mores, Afghanistan sketch comedy show ‘brings truth to the people’ - ThinkProgress
Despite social mores, Afghanistan sketch comedy show ‘brings truth to the people’  ThinkProgress

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN — For many Afghans, daily life in the country can seem like a constant struggle against corruption, pollution, sexism, political infighting, ...


Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan inaugurates the opening of its newly redesigned store in Kabul - Khaama Press
Roshan inaugurates the opening of its newly redesigned store in Kabul  Khaama Press

Roshan, Afghanistan's leading communications company, opened its newly redesigned customer *service* and sales center in Kabul's main business hub in the ...


Wed, 02 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
IEC unveils Wolesi Jirga elections results of 5 provinces - Pajhwok Afghan News
IEC unveils Wolesi Jirga elections results of 5 provinces  Pajhwok Afghan News

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC.


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghan government approve $383m project related to Fiber Optics project - The Khaama Press News Agency
Afghan government approve $383m project related to Fiber Optics project  The Khaama Press News Agency

The Afghan government has approved a new contract related to the Fiber Optic project having a total value of around 383 million US Dollars. The Office of the ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In Post-Taliban Kabul, Haircuts Are an Expression of Freedom - Racked
In Post-Taliban Kabul, Haircuts Are an Expression of Freedom  Racked

The Taliban had strict rules about hair and beard styles, but today in Afghanistan, barber shops flourish.


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US Says Pakistan Will Be Held To Account If It Doesn't Cut Off Terrorists - NDTV News
US Says Pakistan Will Be Held To Account If It Doesn't Cut Off Terrorists  NDTV News

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday renewed calls on Pakistan to curb extremists fighting in Afghanistan, saying Washington was holding its uneasy ...


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
119000 Teachers To Get Salaries Via Mobile Phones - TOLOnews
119000 Teachers To Get Salaries Via Mobile Phones  TOLOnews

The Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology signed contracts for mobile phone salary payments of 119,000 ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trump mulls major Afghanistan troop withdrawal, seen growing impatient with interventions - The Japan Times
Trump mulls major Afghanistan troop withdrawal, seen growing impatient with interventions  The Japan Times

President Donald Trump is considering significantly drawing down troops from Afghanistan, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Thursday, in the latest sign h.


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hear them roar: Afghan female football fans show their support - Yahoo Sports
Hear them roar: Afghan female football fans show their support  Yahoo Sports

Shiba Rahimi, a demure pale pink hijab covering her hair, sits forward in her seat and does a shrill two-finger whistle at the male footballers darting around the ...


Sat, 07 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
US admits airstrike caused civilian casualties amid Taliban attacks in Afghanistan - The Japan Times
US admits airstrike caused civilian casualties amid Taliban attacks in Afghanistan  The Japan Times

Taliban insurgents staged a coordinated attack targeting a security firm in the Afghan capital on Wednesday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 19 oth.


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan: Sexual Violence Needs Justice, Not Mediation - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Afghanistan: Sexual Violence Needs Justice, Not Mediation  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Afghan officials have hit back at a UN report that criticised their government for allowing mediation to replace formal justice proceedings in cases of violence ...


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sushma Swaraj Meets Families Of Those Killed In Afghan Terror Attack - NDTV News
Sushma Swaraj Meets Families Of Those Killed In Afghan Terror Attack  NDTV News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday "strongly" condemned the terror attack in Afghanistan's Jalalabad city that killed at least 19, including many Sikhs on ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In Kabul, first evening soccer match in nearly four decades defies Taliban attacks - The Washington Post
In Kabul, first evening soccer match in nearly four decades defies Taliban attacks  The Washington Post

The Afghan Premier League's outdoor games offer “a *fresh* kind of hope” for a nation long plagued by war and terrorism.


Sun, 22 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Peace Marchers Arrive In Afghan Capital Saying 'Everyone's Tired Of War' - NDTV News
Peace Marchers Arrive In Afghan Capital Saying 'Everyone's Tired Of War'  NDTV News

Hundreds of Afghan peace marchers arrived exhausted in the capital, Kabul, on Monday after spending the fasting month of Ramadan crossing the sun-baked, ...


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan Calls On Afghan Youth to “Make Their Mark” with Revamp of Yaraan - Khaama Press
Roshan Calls On Afghan Youth to “Make Their Mark” with Revamp of Yaraan  Khaama Press

Roshan, Afghanistan's leading total communications provider, today revamped Yaraan by Roshan, a lifestyle platform developed exclusively for the youth of ...


Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Department of Defense: Troxell discusses Afghanistan progress, strategy - The Fort Campbell Courier
Department of Defense: Troxell discusses Afghanistan progress, strategy  The Fort Campbell Courier

WASHINGTON – Afghan security forces need maintenance and logistics training to ensure they are ready for the long haul against the Taliban and other terror ...


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Twitter Joins Rashid Khan's Birthday Party After Afghanistan Defeats Bangladesh By 136 Runs - News18
Twitter Joins Rashid Khan's Birthday Party After Afghanistan Defeats Bangladesh By 136 Runs  News18

Rashid Khan has emerged as one of the most promising players that cricket has witnessed in the recent times. Khan, who turned 20 on Thursday, gave the ...


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kabul Bomb: Explosion Near German Embassy Kills Dozens - NBCNews.com
Kabul Bomb: Explosion Near German Embassy Kills Dozens  NBCNews.com

KABUL, Afghanistan — A rush-hour suicide bomb hidden in a sewage truck killed at least 80 people and wounded more than 300 others in Afghanistan's capital ...


Wed, 31 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
FORTUNE Magazine lists Roshan in its “Top 51 Companies Changing the World” - Khaama Press
FORTUNE Magazine lists Roshan in its “Top 51 Companies Changing the World”  Khaama Press

September 13, 2015 – Roshan, Afghanistan's leading communications provider, is pleased to announce that it has been named as one of the “Top 51 ...


Sun, 13 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan Opens New Computer Classroom at Alawuddin Girls Orphanage - Khaama Press
Roshan Opens New Computer Classroom at Alawuddin Girls Orphanage  Khaama Press

Roshan, Afghanistan's leading communications provider, opened today a brand new computer classroom at the Alawuddin Girls Orphanage in Kabul.


Wed, 30 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Refugees in Indonesia Hoped for Brief Stay. Many May Be Stuck for Life. - The New York Times
Refugees in Indonesia Hoped for Brief Stay. Many May Be Stuck for Life.  The New York Times

The nearly 14000 refugees in Indonesia, many from the Middle East and Africa, were recently told by the United Nations that it is unlikely they will ever be ...


Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Roshan's M-Paisa and Promote-WIE Team Up to Offer Female Interns Stipends - Khaama Press
Roshan's M-Paisa and Promote-WIE Team Up to Offer Female Interns Stipends  Khaama Press

Roshan's M-Paisa, Afghanistan's leading M-Commerce provider, has been awarded the contract to distribute stipend payments to 9,500 female interns of the ...


Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
School 'Compulsory' For Girls In Khost District - TOLOnews
School 'Compulsory' For Girls In Khost District  TOLOnews

Tribal elders in Khost province have ordered parents to send their girls to school and agreed to fine families who fail to do so. The tribal elders said the decision ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The ‘future belongs’ to Afghanistan's spinning cricket star Rashid Khan - Global Voices
The ‘future belongs’ to Afghanistan's spinning cricket star Rashid Khan  Global Voices

A young Afghan cricketer has won unprecedented recognition after being selected by the sports network ESPN for its All-Time T20 International Cricket XI, a kind ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
From 5 provinces, 17 new faces make it to Wolesi Jirga - Pajhwok Afghan News
From 5 provinces, 17 new faces make it to Wolesi Jirga  Pajhwok Afghan News

KABUL (Pajhwok): Four sitting lawmakers and 17 new faces from five provinces have won seats in the Wolesi Jirga, according to preliminary results, with six ...


Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US cover in Afghanistan may be halved - World News - Mumbai Mirror
US cover in Afghanistan may be halved - World News  Mumbai Mirror

While Afghan presidency says reduction in number of troops won't affect security, critics fear it will derail peace talks??


Sat, 22 Dec 2018 00:45:00 GMT
BREAKING: Kabir Khan to step in for Hrithik Roshan’s Super 30 - Bollywood Hungama
BREAKING: Kabir Khan to step in for Hrithik Roshan’s Super 30  Bollywood Hungama

It looks like the troubles are over for Super 30, Hrithik Roshan's beleaguered bio-pic on the life and work of mathematician Anand Kumar. The much-discussed ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan Team readies for competition at Invictus Games Toronto 2017 - Canada NewsWire
Afghanistan Team readies for competition at Invictus Games Toronto 2017  Canada NewsWire

KABUL, Afghanistan, March 15, 2017 /CNW/ - The CEO of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 visited Kabul this week to meet with Afghanistan officials and ...


Wed, 15 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Hrithik Roshan Fans Slam Kangana Ranaut on Twitter After She Viciously Troll the Super 30 Star - Read - LatestLY
Hrithik Roshan Fans Slam Kangana Ranaut on Twitter After She Viciously Troll the Super 30 Star - Read  LatestLY

We are sure the days ahead, the war between Kangana Ranaut and Hrithik Roshan is going to be bigger and bitter. Hrithik Roshan Fans Slam Kangana Ranaut ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
For Afghan girls team, a trip to Washington was about more than the robotics - The Washington Post
For Afghan girls team, a trip to Washington was about more than the robotics  The Washington Post

Girls traveled from Herat to Washington and into a spotlight.


Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Roshan Thomas Dead: Canadian Killed In Afghanistan - Huffington Post Canada
Roshan Thomas Dead: Canadian Killed In Afghanistan  Huffington Post Canada

Roshan Thomas, a Vancouver doctor who started a school in Kabul, has been identified as one of the two Canadians killed in a hotel attack in Afghanistan.


Fri, 21 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
How Many 'Ghost Schools' Are There in Afghanistan? - NBCNews.com
How Many 'Ghost Schools' Are There in Afghanistan?  NBCNews.com

Officials in Washington and Kabul are examining whether U.S. funds were spent for schooling in Afghanistan that never occurred.


Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Can soccer trading cards create a new kind of hero for Afghanistan? - Al Jazeera America
Can soccer trading cards create a new kind of hero for Afghanistan?  Al Jazeera America

Topps Co. is known for baseball and football cards, but now the New York based-company is trying to build on Afghanistan's soccer fever. This month, Topps ...


Mon, 28 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Family of World Cup worker waits for answers over death at Qatar stadium - The Guardian
Family of World Cup worker waits for answers over death at Qatar stadium  The Guardian

Tej Narayan Tharu's family cremated him by the banks of the Budhi river in southeast Nepal. His wife, Renuka Chaudhary, wailed in despair. She circled the red ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan Calling - Foreign Policy
Afghanistan Calling  Foreign Policy

While Afghanistan's transition over the last fourteen years has been well-documented by the media, there are still many questions concerning the country's future ...


Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
'Steps taken to protect Afghan refugees in Pakistan' - Business Recorder
'Steps taken to protect Afghan refugees in Pakistan'  Business Recorder

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the Ministry of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) and GIZ (German Development Cooperation) has marked ...


Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Revealed: Afghanistan-based Roshan Telecom Setting up Shop in East Africa - PC Tech Magazine
Revealed: Afghanistan-based Roshan Telecom Setting up Shop in East Africa  PC Tech Magazine

Rumored “nameless” telecom operator believed to be Afghanistan's Roshan. PC Tech understands that Roshan, Afghanistan's leading telecommunications ...


Wed, 27 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT

Afghanistan- AWCC Launches 'Cheraghe Khana' Solar Powered Lighting Services - MENAFN.COM
Afghanistan- AWCC Launches 'Cheraghe Khana' Solar Powered Lighting Services  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan) KABUL - Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) has launched 'Cheraghe Khana services will provide solar ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:53:40 GMT
Afghans Angry Over Telecom Charges - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Afghans Angry Over Telecom Charges  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Mobile phone users in Helmand say that they are angry over the high charges they are being asked to pay for telecommunication services. Consumers argue ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Afghanistan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Residents in two northern Afghan provinces have complained that their telecommunication services are suspended each night, leaving them effectively cut off ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan Wireless Launches Afghanistan's First 4G/LTE Communications Network - PR Newswire
Afghan Wireless Launches Afghanistan's First 4G/LTE Communications Network  PR Newswire

AWCC's Technological Innovation And Leadership To Bring Global Class 4G/LTE Communications Services To Millions Throughout Afghanistan KABUL, ...


Thu, 04 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Taliban plant bombs on all routes to Ghor's Pasaband - Pajhwok Afghan News
Taliban plant bombs on all routes to Ghor's Pasaband  Pajhwok Afghan News

FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): A number of residents of Pasaband district of western Ghor.


Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Asia Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities 2019-2022 - Industry Today
Asia Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities 2019-2022  Industry Today

WiseGuyReports.com “Asia - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database.


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:06:46 GMT
Starkey Hearing Foundation Bestows Global Humanitarian Award Upon Bayat Foundation Co-founders Dr. Ehsan Bayat And Mrs. Fatema Laya Bayat - PR Newswire
Starkey Hearing Foundation Bestows Global Humanitarian Award Upon Bayat Foundation Co-founders Dr. Ehsan Bayat And Mrs. Fatema Laya Bayat  PR Newswire

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bayat Foundation (bayatfoundation.org), Afghanistan's largest, private, non-profit Health, ...


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pajhwok, AWCC launch SMS news service - Pajhwok Afghan News
Pajhwok, AWCC launch SMS news service  Pajhwok Afghan News

KABUL (Pajhwok): Pajhwok Afghan News, in collaboration with the Af.


Sun, 06 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan Wireless Launches First 4G LTE Network in Afghanistan - IEEE Spectrum
Afghan Wireless Launches First 4G LTE Network in Afghanistan  IEEE Spectrum

In May 2017, Afghan Wireless announced a milestone—the company had launched the first 4G LTE *service* in Afghanistan. That *service* is now live in Kabul, ...


Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Update on the Afghan Local Police: Making sure they are armed, trained, paid and exist - Afghanistan - Reliefweb
Update on the Afghan Local Police: Making sure they are armed, trained, paid and exist - Afghanistan  Reliefweb

Author: Kate Clark. The Afghan Local Police (ALP) emerged out of an American special forces' project to establish 'community defence forces' in 2009 and 2010.


Wed, 05 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
America's Unfinished Prison in Afghanistan Is a Filthy Nightmare - War is Boring
America's Unfinished Prison in Afghanistan Is a Filthy Nightmare  War is Boring

Pul E Charkhi Prison, on the eastern outskirts of Kabul, is a place you don't want to be. Once a notorious dungeon during the Soviet occupation, the prison ...


Sun, 02 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ehsan Bayat - Ariana Television Network
Ehsan Bayat  Ariana Television Network

Ehsan Bayat: An Afghan Hero With the Heart Of A Humanitarian Born in Kabul and growing up during the difficult era of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan,


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 12:07:42 GMT
Washington Dropped the Ball on a Secret Afghan Wireless Communications Company that Might Have Prevented 9/11 - Vanity Fair
Washington Dropped the Ball on a Secret Afghan Wireless Communications Company that Might Have Prevented 9/11  Vanity Fair

Illustration by Barry Blitt.Vanity Fair contributing editor David Rose reveals for the first time that in 1999 the Taliban had granted license to an American company, ...


Thu, 04 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT
9/11: The Tapping Point - Vanity Fair
9/11: The Tapping Point  Vanity Fair

U.S. intelligence could have been monitoring every al-Qaeda or Taliban call and e-mail, starting in 1999. David Rose reveals how the government bungled its ...


Thu, 08 Sep 2011 07:00:00 GMT
An Industry on the Line: Telecommunications in Afghanistan - Knowledge@Wharton (subscription)
An Industry on the Line: Telecommunications in Afghanistan  Knowledge@Wharton (subscription)

On the surface, Afghanistan's nascent telecommunications sector could be considered a success: Four providers have invested more than US$1 billion in ...


Thu, 26 Mar 2009 07:00:00 GMT
WikiLeaks claims Google director helped the NSA spy on Afghanistan - RT
WikiLeaks claims Google director helped the NSA spy on Afghanistan  RT

Transparency group WikiLeaks blasted fellow secret-spillers The Intercept last week for censoring the name of a country targeted by United States surveillance.


Wed, 28 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
The Bayat Foundation Announces Construction of a New Maternity and Surgical Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan - PR Newswire
The Bayat Foundation Announces Construction of a New Maternity and Surgical Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan  PR Newswire

KABUL, Afghanistan, Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bayat Foundation (www.bayatfoundation.org), Afghanistan's largest, private, non-profit ...


Tue, 07 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The one thing that works in Afghanistan: mobile - The Globe and Mail
The one thing that works in Afghanistan: mobile  The Globe and Mail

One Friday last October,a man drove his Toyota Corolla up to Green Village, a residential complex on the eastern outskirts of Kabul. At dusk, he detonated a car ...


Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Innovative ICT helps aid workers in Afghanistan - IRINnews.org
Innovative ICT helps aid workers in Afghanistan  IRINnews.org

As Asia's poorest country and the deadliest for aid workers, rugged Afghanistan offers a considerable challenge to humanitarian work. But just as in parts of ...


Thu, 02 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan Wireless Company and its CEO Ehsan Bayat sued for $400 million by former business partners - Kabul Press
Afghan Wireless Company and its CEO Ehsan Bayat sued for $400 million by former business partners  Kabul Press

Four individuals who claim to have been among the initial founders and investors in Afghanistan's first cell phone company have initiated a $400 (...)


Sat, 25 Apr 2009 07:00:00 GMT
Taliban stop cell phone signals in key Afghan province - Reuters
Taliban stop cell phone signals in key Afghan province  Reuters

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Mobile phones have fallen silent in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province on the orders of the Taliban, telecoms ...


Thu, 24 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Asia - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses - PR Newswire
Asia - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses  PR Newswire

LONDON, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Fixed Broadband continues to provide the foundation for Asia's Telecoms market Fixed broadband continues to ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Meet the Indian wheelchair cricket team that defeated Pakistan on Day 1 of Friendship Cup - YourStory
Meet the Indian wheelchair cricket team that defeated Pakistan on Day 1 of Friendship Cup  YourStory

A day before the much-anticipated cricket match between India and Pakistan of the Asia Cup, another Indian cricket team defeated Pakistan on day one of the ...


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bayat Media Center Inauguration Celebrates New National Legacy For Afghanistan's Communication, Community, and Technological Innovation; Investment In The Nation's Connected Future By Afghans For Afghans - PR Newswire
Bayat Media Center Inauguration Celebrates New National Legacy For Afghanistan's Communication, Community, and Technological Innovation; Investment In The Nation's Connected Future By Afghans For Afghans  PR Newswire

KABUL, Afghanistan, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai and Ariana Television & Radio Network's (ATN) Chief ...


Tue, 21 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Another $20 million down the drain in Kabul? Nothing to see here. - Washington Post
Another $20 million down the drain in Kabul? Nothing to see here.  Washington Post

Loop Fans won't be shocked by this, but it seems that the State Department paid the Al-Watan Construction Co. (AWCC) in Kabul nearly $20 million to renovate ...


Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Indian wheelchair cricket team aims to wave the tri-colour in Bangladesh - Times Now
Indian wheelchair cricket team aims to wave the tri-colour in Bangladesh  Times Now

Indian wheelchair cricket team, yes it exists, has left for Dhaka for their maiden international tour which sees the players indulge in a bilateral series from May 4 ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Omerta: Meet the Ex-IB Chief Who Once Helped Capture Terrorist Omar - The Better India
Omerta: Meet the Ex-IB Chief Who Once Helped Capture Terrorist Omar  The Better India

Former IB chief Syed Asif Ibrahim played a key role in the capture of terrorists Omar Sheikh and Yasin Bhatkal. He is now a special envoy on counter-terrorism ...


Sat, 05 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indian wheelchair cricket team spreads wings - Indiatimes.com
Indian wheelchair cricket team spreads wings  Indiatimes.com

Cricket News: The Indian wheelchair team will play against Bangladesh in a bilateral series from May 4-8.


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Railways Has New Plans for Ladies-Only Coaches for 'Year of Security' - The Better India
Railways Has New Plans for Ladies-Only Coaches for 'Year of Security'  The Better India

With wire mesh on the windows and a mixed staff, the Railways plans to roll out women's-only coaches, as it increases security measures for women.


Sat, 05 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Bayat Foundation Donates Critical Supplies to Needy Afghans During 2012 Winter Aid Program - PR Newswire
The Bayat Foundation Donates Critical Supplies to Needy Afghans During 2012 Winter Aid Program  PR Newswire

KABUL, Afghanistan, April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bayat Foundation, led by entrepreneur and philanthropist Ehsanollah Bayat, donated ...


Mon, 09 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT
All You Need to Know About India's Wheelchair Cricket Team - The Better India
All You Need to Know About India's Wheelchair Cricket Team  The Better India

While cricket is revered as a religion, how many of us aware there is another cricket team in India that has not received its dues for over seven years? No, we are ...


Sat, 05 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telephone Systems International and Ehsan Bayat Defeat US$400 Million Claim Brought by Lord Michael Cecil, Stuart Bentham and Alexander Grinling Bringing 9 Years of Litigation to a Close - PR Newswire
Telephone Systems International and Ehsan Bayat Defeat US$400 Million Claim Brought by Lord Michael Cecil, Stuart Bentham and Alexander Grinling Bringing 9 Years of Litigation to a Close  PR Newswire

LONDON, August 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Following nine years of legal proceedings in New York and London, Telephone Systems International ("TSI"), ...


Fri, 12 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT
The Met’s Costume Institute unveils ‘Heavenly Bodies’ exhibition during preview before the Met Gala - Los Angeles Times
The Met’s Costume Institute unveils ‘Heavenly Bodies’ exhibition during preview before the Met Gala  Los Angeles Times

While there are plenty of opinions about Catholicism — past, present and future — the Met's "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" is meant ...


Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Asia Mobile Operators - PR Newswire
Asia Mobile Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Asia Mobile Operators...


Tue, 23 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Asia - Mobile Communications Statistics (tables only) - PR Newswire
Asia - Mobile Communications Statistics (tables only)  PR Newswire

LONDON, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Asia - Mobile Communications Statistics (tables only)...


Mon, 27 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Blogs: Raf Nicholson: Women's cricket struggles to keep up in an age of professionalism | Cricket Blogs - ESPNcricinfo.com
Blogs: Raf Nicholson: Women's cricket struggles to keep up in an age of professionalism | Cricket Blogs  ESPNcricinfo.com

Playing for the love of the game is admirable but for those at the top of their sport, should it really still be necessary?


Fri, 31 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT

Ghanaian-Lebanese appointed CEO of MTN Afghanistan - Myjoyonline.com
Ghanaian-Lebanese appointed CEO of MTN Afghanistan  Myjoyonline.com

Telecoms giant MTN has appointed Ghanaian-Lebanese, Abbad Reda as its Chief Executive of MTN Afghanistan.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 19:39:21 GMT
“From Poverty to Prosperity - The power of intrinsic motivation” – This is a real life success story! - The - The Khaama Press News Agency
“From Poverty to Prosperity - The power of intrinsic motivation” – This is a real life success story! - The  The Khaama Press News Agency

Nizamuddin Rezahi is a Human Resources Management Specialist of Afghan heritage. Born on 31 December 1988 in a poor neighborhood in Kabul, ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 10:38:16 GMT
Reflections on the MTN Nigeria Communications case - Financier Worldwide
Reflections on the MTN Nigeria Communications case  Financier Worldwide

February 2019 | EXPERT BRIEFING | LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION. financierworldwide.com ?Share. On 29 August 2018, Nigeria's Central Bank ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:45:41 GMT
Great Falls business owner responds to accusations of “stolen valor” - KXLH Helena News
Great Falls business owner responds to accusations of “stolen valor”  KXLH Helena News

Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video.


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
New Documents Link Huawei to Suspected Front Companies in Iran, Syria - Asharq Al-awsat English
New Documents Link Huawei to Suspected Front Companies in Iran, Syria  Asharq Al-awsat English

The US case against the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies, who was arrested in Canada last month, centers on the company's suspected ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:43:09 GMT
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Afghanistan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN will have 90% 4G coverage before the end of 2018 - MyBroadband
MTN will have 90% 4G coverage before the end of 2018  MyBroadband

MTN South Africa CTIO Giovanni Chiarelli has promised that MTN will have 90% 4G population coverage before the end of 2018. Speaking at the 2018 ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Taliban Gain Stronghold in District Near Kabul - Voice of America
Taliban Gain Stronghold in District Near Kabul  Voice of America

Militant group moves around relatively freely while imposing restrictions on locals.


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN unfazed by difficult regimes - Financial Mail
MTN unfazed by difficult regimes  Financial Mail

Profits are up in all the Middle Eastern operations, bar Yemen, and opportunities remain despite the risks.


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN launches social bundle for WhatsApp, Facebook, Youtube and Twitter - Independent Online
MTN launches social bundle for WhatsApp, Facebook, Youtube and Twitter  Independent Online

MTN has launched new “Social” data bundles on its network meant to be used for social media platforms, reports my broadband.


Tue, 01 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Has 67.9 Million Subscribers in War-Torn Markets - Techfinancials.co.za
MTN Has 67.9 Million Subscribers in War-Torn Markets  Techfinancials.co.za

MTN on Monday reported that it has 67.9 million customers in the in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why MTN sold one of its most profitable divisions - Financial Mail
Why MTN sold one of its most profitable divisions  Financial Mail

Sale of healthy Cypriot business will generate R4bn, which MTN will use to reduce its debt.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Daines says withdrawal from Afghanistan not an option - KPAX-TV
Daines says withdrawal from Afghanistan not an option  KPAX-TV

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT) is convinced progress is being made in the conflict in Afghanistan and a U.S. withdrawal is not an option.


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghan Telecom relying on Etisalat to grow market share - The National
Afghan Telecom relying on Etisalat to grow market share  The National

Government-owned Afghan Telecom Company is leveraging the Etisalat network, the UAE's biggest telecommunications *service* provider, to grow its market ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Hosts First Ever Global Y'ello Career Day For Youth On The Future Of Work - Creamer Media's Engineering News
MTN Hosts First Ever Global Y'ello Career Day For Youth On The Future Of Work  Creamer Media's Engineering News

MTN will host a Global Y'ello Career Day across 21 of its operations on Thursday, 21 June 2018. This is a first in the company's history. The Y'ello Career Day is ...


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN slides on Nigeria’s $2bn claim for taxes - Business Day
MTN slides on Nigeria’s $2bn claim for taxes  Business Day

MTN's Nigerian nightmare shows no sign of abating. Not a week after being hit with a shock $8.1bn claim by Nigeria's central bank, MTN shares dived a further ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth - ITWeb
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth  ITWeb

Today, thousands of MTN employees in 21 markets across Africa and the Middle East launched the company's annual employee volunteerism programme, ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN may reduce its 22-country footprint - TechCentral
MTN may reduce its 22-country footprint  TechCentral

Africa's biggest mobile phone company is doing a spring clean of its empire. MTN Group said on Thursday it's conducting a review to decide whether it really ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Residents in two northern Afghan provinces have complained that their telecommunication services are suspended each night, leaving them effectively cut off ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Army announces upcoming deployments to Afghanistan, Korea - ArmyTimes.com
Army announces upcoming deployments to Afghanistan, Korea  ArmyTimes.com

These three major units will deploy this winter as part of the regular rotation of forces.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN has 15,900 employees, spent R27 billion on tax, and operates in war zones - MyBroadband
MTN has 15,900 employees, spent R27 billion on tax, and operates in war zones  MyBroadband

MTN Group recently released its integrated report for the year ended 31 December 2017. The report is used to inform stakeholders about its operations, and the ...


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN launches smart feature phone for African users - Quartz
MTN launches smart feature phone for African users  Quartz

MTN's new “smart feature” phone is meant to be as affordable as a feature phone, as multifunctional as a smartphone and will help Africa's largest phone ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Military ordered to plan withdrawal of half the troops in Afghanistan - KPAX-TV
Military ordered to plan withdrawal of half the troops in Afghanistan  KPAX-TV

The military has been ordered to begin planning to withdraw about half the troops in Afghanistan, a US defense official with direct knowledge tells CNN.


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN CEO says Africa is not ready for 5G - africanews
MTN CEO says Africa is not ready for 5G  africanews

The chief executive of one of Africa's largest telecommunications providers said on Tuesday that Africa is not ready for next-generation 5G network. MTN's CEO ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN faces angry regulators, US sanctions on Iran and civil wars - The Economist
MTN faces angry regulators, US sanctions on Iran and civil wars  The Economist

FEW FIRMS know the promise and the pitfalls of doing business in Africa better than MTN, a telecoms giant. Connecting its first calls in 1994, the year that ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
'Fighting for his guys' lives' in Afghanistan: Marine got off over 400 rounds after having his leg blown off - Military Times
'Fighting for his guys' lives' in Afghanistan: Marine got off over 400 rounds after having his leg blown off  Military Times

Brady Gustafson and the Marines from 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment were rolling through the village of Shewan, Afghanistan, in July 2008 when they ...


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sen. Graham is on a mission to convince the President Afghanistan is still worth fighting for - KBZK Bozeman News
Sen. Graham is on a mission to convince the President Afghanistan is still worth fighting for  KBZK Bozeman News

Sen. Lindsey Graham is on a mission. A mission to connect with the troops once again, but also a mission to convince the President that after 17 years, ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2nd Brigade Combat Team plans winter deployment to Afghanistan - WatertownDailyTimes.com
2nd Brigade Combat Team plans winter deployment to Afghanistan  WatertownDailyTimes.com

FORT DRUM — The Department of the Army Friday announced that the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, will be deployed this winter to ...


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 3-Nigeria raises heat on South Africa's MTN with $2 bln tax bill - Reuters
UPDATE 3-Nigeria raises heat on South Africa's MTN with $2 bln tax bill  Reuters

Nigeria landed MTN Group with a $2 billion tax bill on Tuesday, marking the South African mobile phone company's latest skirmish with authorities in its most ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Shares in MTN Sink After Nigeria Demands Telecom Giant Return $8 Billion - The Wall Street Journal
Shares in MTN Sink After Nigeria Demands Telecom Giant Return $8 Billion  The Wall Street Journal

Shares in African telecom giant MTN Group plunged as much as 25% after Nigeria's central bank ordered the company to return $8.1 billion that it said was ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, ZTE extend a lifeline to survivors of gender-based violence - ITWeb
MTN, ZTE extend a lifeline to survivors of gender-based violence  ITWeb

These companies partnered to build a 20-seater multimedia centre at the Saartjie Baartman Centre for Women and Children, in Athlone.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards: call for entries open - ITWeb
2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards: call for entries open  ITWeb

App developers stand to win a trip to Silicon Valley to the value of R200 000 in the 2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards.


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN drives growth of women in ICT sector - ITWeb
MTN drives growth of women in ICT sector  ITWeb

The 2018 MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards aims to help close the gender gap and recognises top achievers.


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN's world-leading anti-rhino poaching solution saves rangers' lives - ITWeb
MTN's world-leading anti-rhino poaching solution saves rangers' lives  ITWeb

The MTN Business Internet of things anti-poaching solution has been piloted in the Welgevonden Nature Reserve, in Limpopo.


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Marine Corps F-35 flies first combat mission in Afghanistan - Military Times
Marine Corps F-35 flies first combat mission in Afghanistan  Military Times

The U.S. Marine Corps F-35B joint strike fighter has successfully conducted its first combat mission over Afghanistan, U.S. officials confirmed to Military Times.


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN announces shortlisted candidates in prestigious MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards - ITWeb
MTN announces shortlisted candidates in prestigious MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards  ITWeb

After days of reviewing hundreds of nominations for this year's MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards, the adjudication panel has shortlisted the ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Puts Out Fires in Benin, Cameroon to Shore Up African Base - Bloomberg
MTN Puts Out Fires in Benin, Cameroon to Shore Up African Base  Bloomberg

Benin and Cameroon appear to have escaped MTN's chopping block. MTN Group Ltd. said Thursday it has all but resolved disputes with the governments and ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trump’s Iran sanctions keep MTN’s R3.4bn out of reach - Business Day
Trump’s Iran sanctions keep MTN’s R3.4bn out of reach  Business Day

Mobile operator MTN's share price registered its biggest decline in more than a year after reporting that R3.4bn of its cash may remain trapped in Iran for at least ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why MTN believes Nigeria’s attorney general exceeded powers in demanding $2 billion in taxes - CNBCAfrica.com
Why MTN believes Nigeria’s attorney general exceeded powers in demanding $2 billion in taxes  CNBCAfrica.com

... * MTN faces $10 bln penalties in dispute with Nigeria. * Nigerian unit brings in third of annual core profit. * MTN CEO has said confident dispute can be ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jonathan Gold finds Travis Lett's izakaya MTN to be Peak Venice — and pretty Japanese too - Los Angeles Times
Jonathan Gold finds Travis Lett's izakaya MTN to be Peak Venice — and pretty Japanese too  Los Angeles Times

Is there a more Venice restaurant than MTN, the throbbing izakaya on Abbot Kinney? Well yes, there's Travis Lett's other restaurant Gjelina, a few steps south, ...


Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN confident of resolving its Nigeria dispute as it heads to court - Business Day
MTN confident of resolving its Nigeria dispute as it heads to court  Business Day

SA telecoms firm MTN Group said on Monday it is confident a multibillion-dollar dispute with the Nigerian government will be resolved even as it applied for a ...


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa - VentureBeat
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa  VentureBeat

Closing out the heavily 5G-focused 2018 Mobile World Congress, ZTE today announced partnerships with major carriers MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G wireless ...


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN sells its Cyprus business to Monaco Telecom - Business Day
MTN sells its Cyprus business to Monaco Telecom  Business Day

MTN Group will use the funds from the sale of its business in Cyprus to pay down debts and strengthen its balance sheet, CEO Rob Shuter says. The network ...


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: CBN, MTN and 4 Banks - What Lessons? - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: CBN, MTN and 4 Banks - What Lessons?  AllAfrica.com

The furore generated so far on the $8.1billion and N5.87billion sanction by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on MTN Nigeria and four banks has been one of ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Police seize documents from MTN over Turkcell case - EWN
Police seize documents from MTN over Turkcell case  EWN

Turkcell alleges that the mobile company used bribery and wrongful influence to win a lucrative Iran license originally awarded to Turkcell.


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda - PR Newswire
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda  PR Newswire

KAMPALA, Uganda, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Partnership kicks off in Uganda with three key activities Launch Press Conference on Wednesday 22nd ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Cisco launch IOT services throughout SA - ITWeb
MTN, Cisco launch IOT services throughout SA  ITWeb

MTN's mobile network, combined with Cisco Jasper Control Center, lets enterprises securely and cost-effectively deliver new connected services.


Thu, 24 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mcebisi Jonas appointed to MTN board - EWN
Mcebisi Jonas appointed to MTN board  EWN

Jonas' appointment as independent non-executive director at MTN will commence on 1 June.


Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN: US sanctions complicate efforts to repatriate Iran cash - EWN
MTN: US sanctions complicate efforts to repatriate Iran cash  EWN

MTN, which reported a 7% drop in half-year profits on Wednesday, has around R3.4 billion in accumulated dividends and loans from its joint venture in Iran.


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Commando brigade reinforces Division readiness from the rear - DVIDS
Commando brigade reinforces Division readiness from the rear  DVIDS

FORT DRUM, New York - - Since late October the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division has been split into several elements with separate and ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Operation Enduring Freedom Fast Facts - KBZK Bozeman News
Operation Enduring Freedom Fast Facts  KBZK Bozeman News

Here's a look at Operation Enduring Freedom, which began on October 7, 2001 with allied air strikes on Taliban and al Qaeda targets. The United States linked ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey ready to help establish Afghan peace: Ambassador - Yeni Safak English
Turkey ready to help establish Afghan peace: Ambassador  Yeni Safak English

Turkey is ready to help establish peace in Afghanistan, the country's ambassador to Kabul said on Wednesday. Speaking to press members at the Turkish ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups - Irish Tech News
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups  Irish Tech News

The Mobile Money Open Application Program Interface (API) will now be accessed by third parties; the expectation is to enable innovation around payment ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghan government approve $383m project related to Fiber Optics project - The Khaama Press News Agency
Afghan government approve $383m project related to Fiber Optics project  The Khaama Press News Agency

The Afghan government has approved a new contract related to the Fiber Optic project having a total value of around 383 million US Dollars. The Office of the ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
City in N$150m Wi-Fi deal ... MTC and MTN among interested companies - Namibian
City in N$150m Wi-Fi deal ... MTC and MTN among interested companies  Namibian

TJIPENANDJAMBI KUHANGA and SHINOVENE IMMANUEL THE City of Windhoek wants to provide public internet services such as city wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
What Do Afghan Cease-fires Mean for Peace? - Council on Foreign Relations
What Do Afghan Cease-fires Mean for Peace?  Council on Foreign Relations

Overlapping, temporary ceasefires by the Afghan government, U.S.-led NATO forces, and the Taliban are signs that there is room to move toward a political ...


Fri, 15 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trump accused of bringing ‘Christmas’ to Taliban with Afghanistan troops withdrawal - Citizen
Trump accused of bringing ‘Christmas’ to Taliban with Afghanistan troops withdrawal  Citizen

US President Donald Trump arrives for a ceremony to present Valerie Nessel, widow of Air Force Tech Sgt. John Chapman, with his Medal of Honor in the East ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa - Irish Tech News
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa  Irish Tech News

Mowali will immediately benefit from the reach of MTN Mobile Money and Orange Money (OrangeMoney.orange.fr), bringing together over 100 million mobile ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN implements 'Treating Customers Fairly' policy - ITWeb
MTN implements 'Treating Customers Fairly' policy  ITWeb

MTN has launched a wide-ranging, consumer focused Treating Customers Fairly policy in continued efforts to protect customers and ensure fairness for those ...


Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda Joins Forces with Intelsat, ITSO and MTN to Accelerate 3G Network Infrastructure Deployment in Rural Areas - Business Wire
Uganda Joins Forces with Intelsat, ITSO and MTN to Accelerate 3G Network Infrastructure Deployment in Rural Areas  Business Wire

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world's first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite solutions, announced that Uganda's Commun.


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Liberia Music Awards: Lonestar Cell MTN becomes major sponsor - Music In Africa
Liberia Music Awards: Lonestar Cell MTN becomes major sponsor  Music In Africa

Lonestar Cell MTN has become the primary sponsor of the Liberia Music Awards. The awards will now be known as MTN Liberia Music Awards.


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Suicide Bomber Kills 10 In Afghanistan's City Of Jalalabad - HuffPost South Africa
Suicide Bomber Kills 10 In Afghanistan's City Of Jalalabad  HuffPost South Africa

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up on Tuesday in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, killing at least 10 people, government officials said, but no ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN SA, Huawei jointly launch first commercial 2G, 3G, 4G and NB-IOT spectrum sharing solution (CloudAIR 2.0) - ITWeb
MTN SA, Huawei jointly launch first commercial 2G, 3G, 4G and NB-IOT spectrum sharing solution (CloudAIR 2.0)  ITWeb

Huawei's CloudAIR 2.0 solution enables spectrum sharing between 2G, 3G, 4G and NB-IOT radio technologies in the 900MHz band.


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom and MTN data prices vs mobile networks in Africa - MyBroadband
Vodacom and MTN data prices vs mobile networks in Africa  MyBroadband

ICASA has compared the price of mobile data from Vodacom and MTN to prices elsewhere in Africa.


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group - ITWeb
Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group  ITWeb

MTN Group today announced the appointment of Bajabulile Swazi Tshabalala, current Executive Director of consulting and investment holding company, ...


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Inside Doctors Without Borders’ Afghanistan ‘baby factory’ - Citizen
Inside Doctors Without Borders’ Afghanistan ‘baby factory’  Citizen

Women often arrive in extremis at the maternity hospital in southeastern Afghanistan, one of the most active in the world, with more than 60 babies born daily.


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN aims for 300m group subscribers by 2020 - ITWeb
MTN aims for 300m group subscribers by 2020  ITWeb

MTN CEO Rob Shuter believes the group can grow its customer base to 300 million customers by 2020, adding around 68 million customers over the next ...


Mon, 07 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
US in talks with Taliban to end Afghan war - Citizen
US in talks with Taliban to end Afghan war  Citizen

Internally displaced Afghans eat breakfast after arriving from Jaghori district of Ghazni fleeing ongoing battles between Taliban and Afghan security forces, ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN to offer 35% of shares to Ghanaians by end of March - Myjoyonline.com
MTN to offer 35% of shares to Ghanaians by end of March  Myjoyonline.com

Telecommunications giant MTN is expected to do a public offer to issue 35 percent of its shares to the Ghanaian public by the end of the first quarter of 2018.


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani network founder - Mail & Guardian
Afghan Taliban announce death of Haqqani network founder  Mail & Guardian

Jalaluddin Haqqani, believed to have been born in Afghanistan before migrating to Pakistan's tribal areas, first came to prominence as an Afghan mujahideen ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UNICEF: Up to 60% of Afghan girls out of school - Mail & Guardian
UNICEF: Up to 60% of Afghan girls out of school  Mail & Guardian

Nearly half of all children in Afghanistan are out of school due to conflict, poverty, child marriage and discrimination (Parwiz/Reuters). Comments. Just one in ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
At least 32 dead in Afghanistan suicide attack - Citizen
At least 32 dead in Afghanistan suicide attack  Citizen

Pakistani residents gather at the site of a powerful explosion at a market in Parachinar, capital of the Kurram tribal district, on March 31, 2017. At least 22 people ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
60 Minutes correspondent shares her story in Missoula - KTVQ Billings News
60 Minutes correspondent shares her story in Missoula  KTVQ Billings News

MISSOULA – 60 Minutes correspondent Lara Logan says journalism is not under attack right now any more than it's been in past decades — and reporters today ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Swedish student delays deportation of Afghan man with in-flight video stream - Mail & Guardian
Swedish student delays deportation of Afghan man with in-flight video stream  Mail & Guardian

Swedish student activist Elin Ersson disobeyed a key in-flight safety rule — that all passengers must be seated — to delay the deportation of a 52-year-old ...


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Guns and roses: Afghan farmers enjoy sweet smell of success - Mail & Guardian
Guns and roses: Afghan farmers enjoy sweet smell of success  Mail & Guardian

Standing in a field of roses in eastern Afghanistan, former poppy grower Mohammad Din Sapai quickly but carefully plucks the delicate petals that will be turned ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Two journalists among 20 killed in wrestling club blasts in Kabul - KBZK Bozeman News
Two journalists among 20 killed in wrestling club blasts in Kabul  KBZK Bozeman News

Two journalists were among 20 people killed in Kabul in twin bomb attacks on a wrestling club on Wednesday, with the second blast targeting media and ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Roper Mtn. Road detour in place as work continues on I-85 bridge - WSPA.com
Roper Mtn. Road detour in place as work continues on I-85 bridge  WSPA.com

GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - Construction officials with the Gateway Project said a detour is in place for drivers as Roper Mountain Road is closed on ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN: Suicide bomber attack security convoy killing 12 troops - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN: Suicide bomber attack security convoy killing 12 troops  Daily Trust

The death toll from a suicide bombing targeting a security forces convoy outside Kabul jumped to 12, officials said, with eight civilians killed in the latest ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Farmers in war-torn Afghanistan hit by worst drought in decades - Mail & Guardian
Farmers in war-torn Afghanistan hit by worst drought in decades  Mail & Guardian

As dry conditions and high temperatures persist, there are growing concerns about the spring and summer crops that will be harvested later this year.


Sun, 12 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
South Africa needs skills in IoT to drive smart cities - ESI Africa
South Africa needs skills in IoT to drive smart cities  ESI Africa

Minister of Science and Technology Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, connecting cities to Internet of Things (IoT) is a priority to the South African government.


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN President names two former spy chiefs to key posts - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN President names two former spy chiefs to key posts  Daily Trust

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani named two former heads of the intelligence services to key security posts in his government on Sunday in a step that could affect ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
In which countries MTN subscribers spend the most money - MyBroadband
In which countries MTN subscribers spend the most money  MyBroadband

MTN's recent results reveal how much its users from the countries in which it operates spend on average.


Sat, 13 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Big Hugs And Selfies As Afghan Soldiers, Taliban Celebrate Eid Ceasefire - HuffPost South Africa
Big Hugs And Selfies As Afghan Soldiers, Taliban Celebrate Eid Ceasefire  HuffPost South Africa

Afghan soldiers and Taliban militants celebrated an unprecedented ceasefire marking the end of the Ramadan fasting season with Eid greetings, handshakes, ...


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ICC 'undeterred' after US sanctions threat | News | World - Mail & Guardian
ICC 'undeterred' after US sanctions threat | News | World  Mail & Guardian

Key states spoke up to defend the ICC, set up in 2002 with jurisdiction to investigate and prosecute the world's worst crimes including genocide, war crimes and ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghans Angry Over Telecom Charges - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Afghans Angry Over Telecom Charges  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Mobile phone users in Helmand say that they are angry over the high charges they are being asked to pay for telecommunication services. Consumers argue ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Helicopter crash in Afghanistan kills three - Business Recorder
Helicopter crash in Afghanistan kills three  Business Recorder

MAZAR-I-SHARIF: A helicopter crash in northern Afghanistan on Sunday killed at least three people including a foreign pilot, Afghan officials said. The.


Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US defense chief quits as Trump pulls from Syria, Afghanistan - Citizen
US defense chief quits as Trump pulls from Syria, Afghanistan  Citizen

The US president says the 2,000-strong US force in Syria is no longer needed as the Islamic State group has been 'defeated'. US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bomb kills Afghan election candidate, wounds 7: officials - Daily Nation
Bomb kills Afghan election candidate, wounds 7: officials  Daily Nation

Hundreds of people killed or wounded in attacks across the country ahead of Saturday vote.


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN reports 210.1m subscribers at end-March - TeleGeography
MTN reports 210.1m subscribers at end-March  TeleGeography

South Africa. MTN Group, a leading emerging market mobile operator, reported a 'satisfactory performance' in the first quarter of 2014, with subscriber growth of ...


Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Corruption Currents: South Africa’s Hawks Raid MTN Group - Wall Street Journal
Corruption Currents: South Africa’s Hawks Raid MTN Group  Wall Street Journal

South African police raided the offices of MTN Group following bribery allegations in a dispute with a Turkish firm that dates back to 2005.


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pompeo Staffs Up - Council on Foreign Relations
Pompeo Staffs Up  Council on Foreign Relations

Today Secretary of State Pompeo announced the appointment of Steve Biegun to be Special Representative for North Korea. This follows the announcement…


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Women This Week: Ballot Breakthroughs in Mexico and Tunisia - Council on Foreign Relations
Women This Week: Ballot Breakthroughs in Mexico and Tunisia  Council on Foreign Relations

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news related to women and U.S. foreign policy. This week's post ...


Fri, 13 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ethiopia Opens Door to the World With Unprecedented Privatization Plan - The Wall Street Journal
Ethiopia Opens Door to the World With Unprecedented Privatization Plan  The Wall Street Journal

Ethiopia said it plans to sell stakes in some of the country's most prized assets after decades of state control, including Ethio Telecom and Ethiopian Airlines, ...


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Win tickets to see MTN Joyous Celebration live! - Music In Africa
Win tickets to see MTN Joyous Celebration live!  Music In Africa

Music In Africa is giving away two (2) hampers to watch MTN Joyous Celebration perform live at an event dubbed MTN Joyous Celebration 22 - The Special at ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Army 2-star, former 10th Mountain Division commander dies just days before retirement - ArmyTimes.com
Army 2-star, former 10th Mountain Division commander dies just days before retirement  ArmyTimes.com

Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Bannister was on transition leave when he died.


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN appoints Omnicom as an Integrated Global Agency - TechFinancials news
MTN appoints Omnicom as an Integrated Global Agency  TechFinancials news

by Staff Writer. MTN, Africa and Middle East biggest mobile phone operator by subscribers, will work with Omnicom as its integrated global agency. The telco ...


Thu, 26 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
More deaths likely after suicide bombing in Afghanistan - Business Day
More deaths likely after suicide bombing in Afghanistan  Business Day

IS claimed the attack via its Amaq propaganda agency, the latest carried out by the terrorists in Nangarhar province, which borders Pakistan.


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jay-Z's music streaming platform Tidal comes to Africa - Music In Africa
Jay-Z's music streaming platform Tidal comes to Africa  Music In Africa

Africa is becoming quite the focal point for the global music industry.


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How much money MTN makes in each country - MyBroadband
How much money MTN makes in each country  MyBroadband

MTN has released its latest annual financial results, which show how much money the company makes in the countries in which it operates.


Thu, 03 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Camel power turns sesame into precious oil in Afghanistan - Mail & Guardian
Camel power turns sesame into precious oil in Afghanistan  Mail & Guardian

Old Afghan men looking to soothe their aching joints or enrich their rice dishes stand around a tiny shop where they are lulled by a camel's steady steps as ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Etisalat becomes first MidEast company to break $10b brand portfolio value - Arabian Business
Etisalat becomes first MidEast company to break $10b brand portfolio value  Arabian Business

Etisalat has become the first Middle East group to break the $10 billion barrier in terms of wider portfolio value, the company announced on Tuesday. With the ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 07:03:00 GMT
UAE telco sets new record with $10 billion portfolio value - Tahawul Tech
UAE telco sets new record with $10 billion portfolio value  Tahawul Tech

Etisalat has become the first Middle East group to break the $10 billion barrier in terms of wider portfolio value, the company announced.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:23:00 GMT
Afghan Telecom relying on Etisalat to grow market share - The National
Afghan Telecom relying on Etisalat to grow market share  The National

Government-owned Afghan Telecom Company is leveraging the Etisalat network, the UAE's biggest telecommunications *service* provider, to grow its market ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat`s lucky customer drives home in a brand new Toyota Corolla. - Pajhwok Afghan News
Etisalat`s lucky customer drives home in a brand new Toyota Corolla.  Pajhwok Afghan News

Kabul info-icon – 10 April 2018. A lucky draw winner in Etisalat`s Great Reward Program drove home in a Toyota Corolla on Tuesday, 10 April 2018. Fawzia, a ...


Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Documents Link Huawei to Suspected Front Companies in Iran, Syria - Asharq Al-awsat English
New Documents Link Huawei to Suspected Front Companies in Iran, Syria  Asharq Al-awsat English

The US case against the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies, who was arrested in Canada last month, centers on the company's suspected ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:43:09 GMT
Etisalat Celebrates Afghanistan`s Independence Day - Pajhwok Afghan News
Etisalat Celebrates Afghanistan`s Independence Day  Pajhwok Afghan News

Kabul info-icon – 21 August 2017: Etisalat Afghanistan info-icon , the leading telecom operator in the country, celebrated Independence Day of Afghanistan by ...


Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Afghanistan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2018: Statistics & Analyses - Afghanistan Gains Momentum in the Rollout of Fibre Networks - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Afghanistan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Private Company Target Of Militant Attack In Kabul - TOLOnews
Private Company Target Of Militant Attack In Kabul  TOLOnews

A day after coordinated militant attacks in Kabul, police said a travel agency in Shahr-e-Naw area in downtown Kabul was the target of suicide attackers.


Thu, 10 May 2018 13:38:01 GMT
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Overnight Ban on Telecoms in Afghan Provinces  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Residents in two northern Afghan provinces have complained that their telecommunication services are suspended each night, leaving them effectively cut off ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghans Angry Over Telecom Charges - Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Afghans Angry Over Telecom Charges  Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Mobile phone users in Helmand say that they are angry over the high charges they are being asked to pay for telecommunication services. Consumers argue ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Most aggressive offer launched for IDD calls to Afghanistan - Daily Times
Most aggressive offer launched for IDD calls to Afghanistan  Daily Times

KARACHI: Ufone remains true to its promise of It's all about U, by focusing on the needs of its customers and empowering them with the most convenient ...


Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Can Afghanistan become a destination for investment rather than charity? - Arab News
Can Afghanistan become a destination for investment rather than charity?  Arab News

Geneva played host last week to an important conference on Afghanistan, in which delegations from about 60 countries participated. The event, which was also ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Taliban spring offensive begins, as insurgents attack across Afghanistan - Lima Charlie News
Taliban spring offensive begins, as insurgents attack across Afghanistan  Lima Charlie News

As the Taliban spring offensive begins, a large scale, multi-prong attack left at least 15 dead as the country prepares for its third democratic parliamentary ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Once a Bright Spot, Afghan Telecoms Face Unsustainable Losses - New York Times
Once a Bright Spot, Afghan Telecoms Face Unsustainable Losses  New York Times

Cellphone providers challenged by the loss of potential customers and hurt by new taxes are trying to expand services and bring more Afghans online.


Fri, 08 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan government approve $383m project related to Fiber Optics project - The Khaama Press News Agency
Afghan government approve $383m project related to Fiber Optics project  The Khaama Press News Agency

The Afghan government has approved a new contract related to the Fiber Optic project having a total value of around 383 million US Dollars. The Office of the ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
From bombs to race bibs - Rocky Mountain Outlook
From bombs to race bibs  Rocky Mountain Outlook

Belle Toren is no stranger to conflict zones. The former police officer, legal counsel and corporate director for petroleum companies around the world has, ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat ropes in Afghan cricketing stars as brand ambassadors - Emirates 24/7
Etisalat ropes in Afghan cricketing stars as brand ambassadors  Emirates 24/7

Etisalat Afghanistan has signed an agreement with the national level cricketing superstars Hamid Hassan and Muhammad Nabi to appear on its commercial and ...


Thu, 13 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
UAE signs agreement with Afghanistan to provide workers - ArabianBusiness.com
UAE signs agreement with Afghanistan to provide workers  ArabianBusiness.com

The UAE and Afghanistan have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to supply Afghan workers to the emirate. The labour agreement was signed on ...


Wed, 30 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat & PTCL: Pakistan is likely to get $800 million arrears - Global Village space
Etisalat & PTCL: Pakistan is likely to get $800 million arrears  Global Village space

In 2005, Etisalat had acquired 26% share of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) for $2.6 billion and $800 million payment.


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN: Suicide bomber attack security convoy killing 12 troops - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN: Suicide bomber attack security convoy killing 12 troops  Daily Trust

The death toll from a suicide bombing targeting a security forces convoy outside Kabul jumped to 12, officials said, with eight civilians killed in the latest ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
From dream to nightmare: Afghan 'Little Messi' forced to flee - Arabian Business
From dream to nightmare: Afghan 'Little Messi' forced to flee  Arabian Business

Murtaza Ahmadi moved the world with his love for footballer Lionel Messi in 2016. His dream of meeting the Argentinian came true, but now the seven-year-old ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat takes measures to guard against phone phishing scam - ArabianBusiness.com
Etisalat takes measures to guard against phone phishing scam  ArabianBusiness.com

Etisalat has reminded phone users to be vigilant of phone phishing following reports of UAE residents being hit by the 'Wangiri scam'. The scam occurs when ...


Sun, 03 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN President names two former spy chiefs to key posts - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN President names two former spy chiefs to key posts  Daily Trust

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani named two former heads of the intelligence services to key security posts in his government on Sunday in a step that could affect ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat offers first Fifa World Cup viewing deals - The National
Etisalat offers first Fifa World Cup viewing deals  The National

World Cup football fans can now sign-up to match packages provided by Etisalat, just 24 hours after beIN broadcast services were unavailable on du.


Sun, 03 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Late 5: CAN cautions El-Rufai over threat to arrest Pastor Paul Enenche; Buhari must answer to corruption allegation against his family – PDP | Other top stories - YNaija
The Late 5: CAN cautions El-Rufai over threat to arrest Pastor Paul Enenche; Buhari must answer to corruption allegation against his family – PDP | Other top stories  YNaija

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has reacted to threats by Governor Nasir El Rufai to.


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Government decides to restart talks with Dubai-based Etisalat - Business Recorder
Government decides to restart talks with Dubai-based Etisalat  Business Recorder

The government has decided to reinitiate talks with Dubai-based Etisalat at the highest level to resolve much-awaited "$800 million outstanding dues" on ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Etisalat to exit Nigeria after regulators intervene - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Etisalat to exit Nigeria after regulators intervene  Reuters

(Adds details, CEO comments). By Stanley Carvalho. ABU DHABI, July 10 (Reuters) - Telecoms group Etisalat has terminated a management agreement with its ...


Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Saving Private Enterprise in Afghanistan - New York Times
Saving Private Enterprise in Afghanistan  New York Times

For a future beyond aid, Afghanistan needs to harness its natural resources and not let bureaucrats choke its struggling private sector.


Mon, 02 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Global Times: Pakistan, Afghanistan hold talks on refugees' repatriation - Arab News
Global Times: Pakistan, Afghanistan hold talks on refugees' repatriation  Arab News

November 8 – Global Times states that Pakistan and Afghanistan have held talks in Islamabad on Afghan refugees and other Afghan nationals illegally residing ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Around 25 soldiers killed in Taliban ambush in northern Afghanistan - Daily Trust
Around 25 soldiers killed in Taliban ambush in northern Afghanistan  Daily Trust

Around 25 Afghan army soldiers died when their convoy was ambushed by Taliban fighters in Afghanistan's northern Faryab province, officials said on Tuesday.


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN: Taliban attack on Afghan checkpoint kills 13 - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN: Taliban attack on Afghan checkpoint kills 13  Daily Trust

A Taliban attack on a checkpoint in the eastern province of Ghazni has killed at least 13 soldiers and policemen, officials said. Afghan reinforcements were ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN: Suicide bomber targets election rally in Nangarhar - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN: Suicide bomber targets election rally in Nangarhar  Daily Trust

At least 13 people have been killed and 25 others wounded in a suicide attack at an election campaign rally in the eastern Nangarhar province in Afghanistan.


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Scores of female and male cyclists take part in Bamyan Mountain Bike Race - The Khaama Press News Agency
Scores of female and male cyclists take part in Bamyan Mountain Bike Race  The Khaama Press News Agency

Scores of female and male cyclists participated in the Mountain Bike Race hosted by the Bamyan province in a bid to promote the Mountain Bike Race in the ...


Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UAE's Air Arabia set to launch new route to Kabul - Arabian Business
UAE's Air Arabia set to launch new route to Kabul  Arabian Business

UAE low-cost carrier Air Arabia will launch a new flight to Kabul, the capital city of Afghanistan from next month. The Sharjah-based airline will operate a flight ...


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rapid TV News - Starz Play forges key deal with Etisalat - Rapid TV News
Rapid TV News - Starz Play forges key deal with Etisalat  Rapid TV News

Starz Play has entered a five-year deal that sees its video-on-demand (VOD) *service* bundled on Etisalat platforms and the two UAE companies cultivate ...


Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN: IS leader ''killed in air strike'' - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN: IS leader ''killed in air strike''  Daily Trust

The leader of the Islamic State (IS) group in Afghanistan was killed in an air strike on Saturday, Afghan officials say. ADVERTISEMENT ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pakistan expects financial package as UAE FM meets Qureshi - The Nation
Pakistan expects financial package as UAE FM meets Qureshi  The Nation

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan is expecting a financial package from the United Arab Emirates as Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan visited Islamabad ...


Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Asia Cup 2018 talking points: Team guides, fixtures and TV details for the action in Abu Dhabi and Dubai - The National
Asia Cup 2018 talking points: Team guides, fixtures and TV details for the action in Abu Dhabi and Dubai  The National

A look at all six sides competing in the 14th staging of the tournament with India the defending champions.


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat to invest Dh3.6 billion in 2018 - Khaleej Times
Etisalat to invest Dh3.6 billion in 2018  Khaleej Times

Etisalat also recently achieved a new milestone by deploying pre-commercial 5G network.


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Turkish Airlines closes Airbus and Boeing orders - Arab News
Turkish Airlines closes Airbus and Boeing orders  Arab News

Turkish Airlines has announced that it will purchase 50 firm wide-body aircraft and 10 optional aircraft, a total of 60 wide-body aircraft, from Airbus and Boeing.


Sun, 18 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat customers get international calls at local rates to 10 countries - gulfnews.com
Etisalat customers get international calls at local rates to 10 countries  gulfnews.com

Etisalat's Wasel add-on *service* now available in Afghanistan, Iran and Nigeria.


Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Turkish PM visits Kabul and calls on Taliban to join peace talks - Arabnews
Turkish PM visits Kabul and calls on Taliban to join peace talks  Arabnews

KABUL: Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim arrived in Kabul for an official visit on Sunday, during which he urged Taliban guerrillas to take part in peace talks ...


Sun, 08 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan Arrests German Military Adviser To Taliban | Afghan security forces, German Military, Taliban, security, international news, ait, ait news, news, aitonline, :: News :: Africa Independent Television - Africa Independent Television
Afghanistan Arrests German Military Adviser To Taliban | Afghan security forces, German Military, Taliban, security, international news, ait, ait news, news, aitonline, :: News :: Africa Independent Television  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 10 months ago / International News. Afghan security forces say they have arrested a German man in southern Helmand province who has ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 13:04:27 GMT
US South Asia policy relieves India of sanctions over Chabahar port - Arabnews
US South Asia policy relieves India of sanctions over Chabahar port  Arabnews

NEW DELHI: The US decision not to impose sanctions on India for continuing the development of Chabahar port in Iran has not come as a surprise to foreign ...


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Owes Pakistan $800M - The Nation
Etisalat Owes Pakistan $800M  The Nation

Privatization is supposed to boost state revenues, which can only be achieved when deal is transparent, properly audited and public office holders involved in ...


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pakistan: Traders call for reopening of Afghan border - Al-Arabiya
Pakistan: Traders call for reopening of Afghan border  Al-Arabiya

Pakistani traders have demanded the reopening of an Afghan border point closed last week after a deadly clash between the two sides. Nazir Ahmed, a.


Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The one thing that works in Afghanistan: mobile - The Globe and Mail
The one thing that works in Afghanistan: mobile  The Globe and Mail

One Friday last October,a man drove his Toyota Corolla up to Green Village, a residential complex on the eastern outskirts of Kabul. At dusk, he detonated a car ...


Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat and du profits head in opposite directions - gulfnews.com
Etisalat and du profits head in opposite directions  gulfnews.com

Abu Dhabi firm reports 5% rise while Dubai firm suffers 24% fall.


Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
US says Taliban inertia on peace talks 'unacceptable' - Arab News
US says Taliban inertia on peace talks 'unacceptable'  Arab News

KABUL: The United States said the Taliban's failure to engage in talks to end Afghanistan's nearly 17-year conflict was “unacceptable” and called on Pakistan to ...


Sun, 01 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Govt Fails to Establish Mobile Tax Monitoring System - TOLOnews
Govt Fails to Establish Mobile Tax Monitoring System  TOLOnews

Three years after having imposed a 10 percent levy on telecom services, the National Unity Government (NUG) has still not managed to implement the Real ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UAE's Etisalat says postpaid bills will increase by 5% - Gulf Business News
UAE's Etisalat says postpaid bills will increase by 5%  Gulf Business News

Prepaid customers will “continue to recharge as usual”


Thu, 21 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Taliban Orders Afghan Cellphone Companies to Shut Down Networks at Night - Gizmodo.com
Taliban Orders Afghan Cellphone Companies to Shut Down Networks at Night  Gizmodo.com

Taliban rebels in Afghanistan have issued an ultimatum to the country's mobile network operators to shut down cellphone coverage at night—or else.


Tue, 26 Feb 2008 08:00:00 GMT
Taliban Militants Abduct Passengers of 3 Buses in Northern Afghanistan - Reports - UrduPoint News
Taliban Militants Abduct Passengers of 3 Buses in Northern Afghanistan - Reports  UrduPoint News

The Taliban movement kidnapped passengers traveling on three buses in Afghanistans northern Kunduz province, local media reported on Monday.


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Money and muscle: India ahead in Asia as World Cup looms - Arabian Business
Money and muscle: India ahead in Asia as World Cup looms  Arabian Business

With their powerful batting and fast improving bowling, India are Asia's best hope at the World Cup which takes place in England next year. Even without batting ...


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan Orders WhatsApp Blocked - Wall Street Journal
Afghanistan Orders WhatsApp Blocked  Wall Street Journal

Afghan authorities have ordered internet *service* providers to block WhatsApp, triggering condemnation from civil-liberties groups and protests from users on ...


Fri, 03 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
AFGHANISTAN: Kabul mourns 100 dead after ambulance bomb - Daily Trust
AFGHANISTAN: Kabul mourns 100 dead after ambulance bomb  Daily Trust

More than 100 people are now known to have been killed in a suicide bombing on Saturday in Kabul. ADVERTISEMENT ...


Mon, 29 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Trump says US planning 'tent cities' for migrants - Arabnews
Trump says US planning 'tent cities' for migrants  Arabnews

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said Monday his administration was planning to build tent cities for thousands of Central American migrants making ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan Foreign Ministry confirms recovery of body with service card of SP Tahir Khan Dawar - UrduPoint News
Afghan Foreign Ministry confirms recovery of body with service card of SP Tahir Khan Dawar  UrduPoint News

Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday informed the Pakistan Embassy in Kabul that a body was found by locals in Dur Baba district of Nangarhar ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Yahoo boys posing as US soldiers nabbed - Daily Trust
Yahoo boys posing as US soldiers nabbed  Daily Trust

The South South zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday, paraded 10 suspects who posed as American soldiers ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US threatens to arrest ICC judges who probe war crimes - Punchng
US threatens to arrest ICC judges who probe war crimes  Punchng

The United States threatened Monday to arrest and sanction judges and other officials of the International Criminal Court if it moves to charge any...


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UAE residents can make unlimited international calls. Here's how - Khaleej Times
UAE residents can make unlimited international calls. Here's how  Khaleej Times

You can choose from the list of 64 countries and make unlimited calls on any mobile or fixed line number.


Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
An Industry on the Line: Telecommunications in Afghanistan - Knowledge@Wharton (subscription)
An Industry on the Line: Telecommunications in Afghanistan  Knowledge@Wharton (subscription)

On the surface, Afghanistan's nascent telecommunications sector could be considered a success: Four providers have invested more than US$1 billion in ...


Thu, 26 Mar 2009 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat East Regional Volleyball Championship - Khaama Press
Etisalat East Regional Volleyball Championship  Khaama Press

The Afghan volleyball federation in cooperation with the Etisalat Telecom Afghanistan organized volleyball championship for eastern zone in a bid to select the ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
India face Pakistan in Dubai for Asia Cup - Gulf News
India face Pakistan in Dubai for Asia Cup  Gulf News

New Delhi: India and Pakistan will face off in Dubai after drawing the same group for this year's Asia Cup, the International Cricket Council announced Tuesday.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UAE investing $4 bn to build refinery near Hub power plant: Razak - The News International
UAE investing $4 bn to build refinery near Hub power plant: Razak  The News International

DUBAI: Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood has said that around $4 billion is being invested by the United Arab ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UK working with Nigeria to fight corruption - Punchng
UK working with Nigeria to fight corruption  Punchng

The United Kingdom says it is working with Nigeria to fight corruption through the provision of technical assistance and equipment to key agencies ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Uses Overseas Presence to Offer 60 Minutes of International Calling for AED 10 Only - Zawya
Etisalat Uses Overseas Presence to Offer 60 Minutes of International Calling for AED 10 Only  Zawya

In its first offer, Etisalat is inviting subscribers in UAE to experience the benefits of its overseas presence. The promotion offers 60 minutes of international calling ...


Wed, 15 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat opens 125th Smart Store at Riverland Dubai - Khaleej Times
Etisalat opens 125th Smart Store at Riverland Dubai  Khaleej Times

Etisalat rolled out its 'Smart Stores' concept in 2014 to digitally and ergonomically transform existing stores as well as those opening in new location...


Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Online business in Afghanistan - Khaama Press
Online business in Afghanistan  Khaama Press

aaBy Mohammad Sabir Sidiqee,. More or less, 30 – 40 percent of trade transactions are taking place online world wide in developed economies. This is ...


Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Pakistan seeks UAE assistance as delegation arrives - The National
Pakistan seeks UAE assistance as delegation arrives  The National

A high-level UAE delegation, headed by Minister of State and head of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, visited Pakistan's Prime ...


Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India down Bangladesh to retain Asia Cup in Dubai final - Arabian Business
India down Bangladesh to retain Asia Cup in Dubai final  Arabian Business

India retain the Asia Cup with a three-wicket win off the last ball against a fighting Bangladesh in Dubai.


Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mutual support, cooperation with UAE to strengthen in future: PM Khan - DAWN.com
Mutual support, cooperation with UAE to strengthen in future: PM Khan  DAWN.com

As the United Arab Emirates (UAE) celebrated its national day on Sunday, Prime Minister Imran Khan hailed the relations between the Gulf state and Pakistan, ...


Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan to play Ireland, Zimbabwe in Sharjah - ArabianBusiness.com
Afghanistan to play Ireland, Zimbabwe in Sharjah  ArabianBusiness.com

Afghanistan will play three one-day internationals with Ireland in Sharjah in Decmeber and they are also eyeing their inaugural Test against Zimbabwe, ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Listen to Unimoni Asia Cup 2018 live commentary on Dubai's 89.1 Radio 4 - Khaleej Times
Listen to Unimoni Asia Cup 2018 live commentary on Dubai's 89.1 Radio 4  Khaleej Times

The live broadcast will take place on 89.1 Radio 4 FM in Hindi and English, with regular updates on Gold 101.3 FM in Malayalam.


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan to host Test matches in Sharjah - gulfnews.com
Afghanistan to host Test matches in Sharjah  gulfnews.com

Dubai: Afghanistan, which was granted Test status during the International Cricket Council (ICC) conference in London about two weeks back alongwith Ireland, ...


Tue, 04 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
How best can FG fund university education? - The Punch
How best can FG fund university education?  The Punch

Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi (National President, Academic Staff Union of Universities) There was a seven-man committee set up by the Federal Governmen...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Will not privatise PIA, Steel Mills, says govt - DAWN.com
Will not privatise PIA, Steel Mills, says govt  DAWN.com

ISLAMABAD: In its first meeting under the PTI-led government, the Board of Privatisation Commission on Tuesday decided to slash the list of entities on the ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
South Sudan violence blocking food aid, says UN's WFP - Arabnews
South Sudan violence blocking food aid, says UN's WFP  Arabnews

NAIROBI: Violence in South Sudan is blocking deliveries of food aid needed to stave off severe hunger in some areas, the World Food Programme said, adding ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat named most valuable telecoms brand portfolio in region - gulfnews.com
Etisalat named most valuable telecoms brand portfolio in region  gulfnews.com

Telecom operator valued at $7728b, $1.5b ahead of STC, according to Brand Finance.


Sun, 12 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat profit edges up on growing UAE revenue - The National
Etisalat profit edges up on growing UAE revenue  The National

Etisalat said UAE revenue rose by 5.5 per cent because of strong data services and use of broadband solutions.


Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Asia Cup 2018: Teams looking to build towards ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 - Arabian Business
Asia Cup 2018: Teams looking to build towards ICC Cricket World Cup 2019  Arabian Business

Highlight of the Asia Cup remains match between arch-rivals Pakistan and India on Wednesday in Dubai.


Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat demonstrates 5G's faster download speeds - The National
Etisalat demonstrates 5G's faster download speeds  The National

Etisalat has demonstrated mobile download speeds of 36 gigabits per second (Gbps), as the UAE's two operators showed off the future capabilities of 5G ...


Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat tests 5G network for the first time in MENA - Gulf Business News
Etisalat tests 5G network for the first time in MENA  Gulf Business News

In the UAE, 5G is expected to be deployed by 2020.


Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Long-standing relationship embedded in history - Khaleej Times
Long-standing relationship embedded in history  Khaleej Times

Abdul Farid Zikria, Ambassador of Afghanistan to the UAE, talks to Khaleej Times about the country's journey towards peace and prosperity, and the poten...


Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat rebrands, now 9Mobile - Vanguard
Etisalat rebrands, now 9Mobile  Vanguard

LAGOS — Ninety-six hours after a three-week deadline was given to drop its brand name by Etisalat International, Etisalat Nigeria, Thursday, picked up the ...


Fri, 14 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Best Islamic Financial Institution Awards 2018: Winner Profiles - Global Finance
Best Islamic Financial Institution Awards 2018: Winner Profiles  Global Finance

Global Finance gives readers insight into the providers delivering Shariah-complaint solutions that meet the needs of sophisticated customers with complex ...


Tue, 01 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UAE's largest pharma firm acquires US manufacturing facility - Arabian Business
UAE's largest pharma firm acquires US manufacturing facility  Arabian Business

Pharma major Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd on Monday announced the sale of its antibiotic manufacturing facility and related assets in Tennessee, US, for an ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Will Syria follow in the UAE's footsteps and censor VoIP services? - IFEX
Will Syria follow in the UAE's footsteps and censor VoIP services?  IFEX

The Syrian Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) announced that it may soon begin blocking voice and video calls on WhatsApp and other Voice over ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
20 Killed In Political Rally's Bombing | Political Rally, pakistan, bombing, AIT, Awami National Party, Haroon Bilour, :: News :: Africa Independent Television - Africa Independent Television
20 Killed In Political Rally's Bombing | Political Rally, pakistan, bombing, AIT, Awami National Party, Haroon Bilour, :: News :: Africa Independent Television  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 6 months ago / Security. At least 20 people have been reported killed in a suicide bombing at a rally by an anti-Taliban political party in ...


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:00:24 GMT
Asia Cup 2018: Tickets for UAE tournament go on sale this week - Arabian Business
Asia Cup 2018: Tickets for UAE tournament go on sale this week  Arabian Business

Tickets for the upcoming 2018 Asia Cup, which features Pakistan and India, will go on sale this week, the organisers have announced. The UAE's Emirates ...


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2018 World Cup Potentially Set to Become Latest Middle Eastern Battlefield - International Policy Digest
2018 World Cup Potentially Set to Become Latest Middle Eastern Battlefield  International Policy Digest

Various power plays are underway behind the backdrop of the soccer World Cup opening in Russia this month.


Sun, 03 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Saudi Aramco CEO recognized for petroleum industry leadership - Arab News
Saudi Aramco CEO recognized for petroleum industry leadership  Arab News

Saudi Aramco President and CEO Amin Nasser was recognized for his outstanding leadership and longstanding contributions to the petroleum industry with the ...


Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Phishing scam 'webcam' warning as UAE residents find themselves targets - The National
Phishing scam 'webcam' warning as UAE residents find themselves targets  The National

Hackers issue threats and appear to have passwords to users' social media accounts.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Radio Azadi Launches Interactive SMS Service In Afghanistan - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Radio Azadi Launches Interactive SMS Service In Afghanistan  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

(KABUL, Afghanistan) Radio Azadi, RFE's Afghan station, has launched an interactive SMS *service* that is connecting the station more directly with its audience, ...


Thu, 18 Nov 2010 08:00:00 GMT
Royalty fees for Etisalat and du held at same rate - The National
Royalty fees for Etisalat and du held at same rate  The National

Etisalat said it was assessing the implications of the new royalty scheme but did not anticipate 'a significant impact' on net profit for 2017.


Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Targets SME Customers - Gulf Business News
Etisalat Targets SME Customers  Gulf Business News

Telecom operator Etisalat has said that its small-medium enterprise (SME) customers have grown over the last year owing to its business packages tailored to ...


Thu, 26 Dec 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Sanofi to pay $25m in US over Middle East bribery probe - Arabian Business
Sanofi to pay $25m in US over Middle East bribery probe  Arabian Business

French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi will pay more than $25 million to settle US charges over bribery committed in Kazakhstan and the Middle East, US ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Afghan Elders Killed In Suicide Attack On Meeting - Africa Independent Television
Afghan Elders Killed In Suicide Attack On Meeting  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. 2 years ago / International News. A suicide bomber has killed at least four people and wounded seven at a meeting of tribal elders on Monday in ...


Mon, 31 Oct 2016 12:44:58 GMT
Impact of war on terror on economy – Daily Pakistan Observer – - Pakistan Observer
Impact of war on terror on economy – Daily Pakistan Observer –  Pakistan Observer

Muhammad Zahid Rifat. Despite the ongoing conflict and persisting instability in neighboring Afghanistan that has been , quite unfortunately, an impediment to ...


Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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