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Asiacell

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Orange’s Iraq misadventure shows how EU fails companies abroad - European Views
Orange’s Iraq misadventure shows how EU fails companies abroad  European Views

The news that Siemens has landed a major deal to supply components and services to Iraq's electricity sector shows there is plenty of potential for high-value ...


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:31:40 GMT
International Arbitration Tribunal Rules It Has Jurisdiction to Hear Agility's Dispute with Iraq - PRNewswire
International Arbitration Tribunal Rules It Has Jurisdiction to Hear Agility's Dispute with Iraq  PRNewswire

KUWAIT CITY, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Agility Public Warehousing Company KSCP announced today that an international arbitration tribunal constituted ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 21:38:00 GMT
World Bank body to hear Agility's dispute with Iraq government - The National
World Bank body to hear Agility's dispute with Iraq government  The National

Logistics and warehousing company is seeking to settle by arbitration a $380m dispute.


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 08:38:58 GMT
Orange Pushed From Iraq as Regulator Takes Mobile Unit Stake - Bloomberg
Orange Pushed From Iraq as Regulator Takes Mobile Unit Stake  Bloomberg

An Iraqi industry regulator has stripped France's Orange SA of its stake in wireless operator Korek and handed it to a group of local investors, according to an ...


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
US consul general pays tribute at tomb of Mustafa Barzani - Rudaw
US consul general pays tribute at tomb of Mustafa Barzani  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – US Consul General to Erbil Steve Fagin visited Barzan on Monday to pay his respects at the tomb of Kurdish revolutionary Mullah ...


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 19:01:11 GMT
Iraq corruption menaces both average citizens and outside investors - Modern Diplomacy
Iraq corruption menaces both average citizens and outside investors  Modern Diplomacy

While Iraqi forces are still undertaking the slow, grueling effort to defeat the last vestiges of the Islamic State (IS), and 1.8 million people remain displaced.


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 06:23:10 GMT
Order to disrupt telecom networks affects thousands after failed bid to make sector more competitive - Kurdistan24
Order to disrupt telecom networks affects thousands after failed bid to make sector more competitive  Kurdistan24

Over the past years, people in the autonomous Kurdistan Region and Iraq have repeatedly taken to social media to share their complaints and dissatisfaction ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 04:32:36 GMT
Phone network chaos as regulator orders block on Korek calls - Rudaw
Phone network chaos as regulator orders block on Korek calls  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Mobile phone users faced serious disruption on Sunday when the Iraqi Communications and Media Commission (CMC) ordered ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Korek announces block on their calls has been lifted - Rudaw
Korek announces block on their calls has been lifted  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Telecommunications company Korek has resumed full services after Iraq's regulatory body ordered operators to cut calls between ...


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange stripped of stake in Iraq's Korek Telecom - Telecompaper
Orange stripped of stake in Iraq's Korek Telecom  Telecompaper

Iraq's Communications and Media Commission has stripped Orange and Agility Public Warehousing of their stake in mobile operator Korek Telecom, according ...


Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange turns up heat in Iraq legal battle - Mobile World Live
Orange turns up heat in Iraq legal battle  Mobile World Live

Orange and a Kuwaiti company with which it formed a joint venture in Iraq to invest in operator Korek Telecom, expanded a US lawsuit with an allegation there ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange battles for control of Iraqi telecoms group - Financial Times
Orange battles for control of Iraqi telecoms group  Financial Times

Dispute involving French company and Kuwait's Agility highlight pitfalls of investing in Iraq.


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hito Steyerl's Indictment of the Park Avenue Armory's Ties to Gun Violence Misses Its Mark - Hyperallergic
Hito Steyerl's Indictment of the Park Avenue Armory's Ties to Gun Violence Misses Its Mark  Hyperallergic

An oracle of our end times, Steyerl is a crucial voice in a chorus of culture critics seeking to understand contemporary culture, but does her new installation on ...


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange and Agility step up legal battle over Korek in Iraq - Developing Telecoms
Orange and Agility step up legal battle over Korek in Iraq  Developing Telecoms

Orange has ramped up its legal action against local shareholders in Iraq Telecom, the joint venture that it set up in 2011 together with Kuwaiti conglomerate ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kuwait's Agility and France's Orange sue directors of Iraq's Korek - Reuters
Kuwait's Agility and France's Orange sue directors of Iraq's Korek  Reuters

A joint venture of Kuwaiti logistics firm Agility and France's Orange has filed a claim against three directors of Iraqi mobile telecoms operator Korek, alleging ...


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Asiacell, Korek have yet to receive demand from Iraq to move HQ to Baghdad - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Asiacell, Korek have yet to receive demand from Iraq to move HQ to Baghdad  Reuters

(Adds Korek). BAGHDAD, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Asiacell and Korek Telecom said on Tuesday they have not yet received a formal demand from the Iraqi ...


Tue, 10 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Energy Majors Face Off To Get A Piece Of This $40 Billion Deal - Yahoo Finance
Energy Majors Face Off To Get A Piece Of This $40 Billion Deal  Yahoo Finance

International energy companies are descending on Iraq for a bid on the country's $40 billion infrastructure overhaul imitative.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armed group explode Korek Telecom office south of Baghdad, kidnap employees - Kurdistan24
Armed group explode Korek Telecom office south of Baghdad, kidnap employees  Kurdistan24

An armed group on Friday night attacked Korek Telecom's office in the city of Hilla in Iraq's Babil Province and kidnapped employees, the company stated.


Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Local directors of Iraq's Korek reject accusations from foreign shareholders - Reuters
Local directors of Iraq's Korek reject accusations from foreign shareholders  Reuters

Three local directors of Iraqi mobile telecoms operator Korek have rejected accusations from the firm's foreign shareholders that they mismanaged and ...


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Korek Mountain: An escape to Kurdistan's nature - Rudaw
Korek Mountain: An escape to Kurdistan's nature  Rudaw

Standing on top of Korek Mountain you forget where you are. It is worlds apart from the image most people may have of the Middle East. At an elevation of 6,000 ...


Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NRT English - NRT
NRT English  NRT

SULAIMANI — Korek Telecom apologized to its customers Sunday (March 24) and described the decision by the Iraqi Communications and Media Commission ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Falling boulders block main road to Bekhal, Korek tourist destinations - Kurdistan24
Falling boulders block main road to Bekhal, Korek tourist destinations  Kurdistan24

Ongoing heavy rains have caused rockfalls on the main road to Bekhal and Korek Mountain, blocking the way to the these popular tourist destinations in Erbil, ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UNITED KINGDOM/IRAQ : Raedas supports Agility's battle against Barzani networks - Intelligence Online
UNITED KINGDOM/IRAQ : Raedas supports Agility's battle against Barzani networks  Intelligence Online

According to our sources, the corporate intelligence firm Raedas Consulting, founded by former GPW executives Andrew Wordsworth, Nicholas Bortman and.


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tourism sector to double in size by 2025: KRG - Rudaw
Tourism sector to double in size by 2025: KRG  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Making tourism a bigger part of the Region's economy has long been an ambition of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kuwait's Agility and France's Orange file another claim against Korek director - Reuters
Kuwait's Agility and France's Orange file another claim against Korek director  Reuters

A joint venture of Kuwaiti logistics firm Agility and France's Orange, have filed another claim against a director of Iraqi mobile telecoms operator Korek, alleging ...


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange-directed Korek Telecom's Future Looks Bright if Iraq Recovers - Converge Network Digest
Orange-directed Korek Telecom's Future Looks Bright if Iraq Recovers  Converge Network Digest

On March 1st, Cisco and Ericsson announced that through their cooperative marketing agreement signed in November 2015 Korek Telecom, a 16 year-old ...


Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqis hit the slopes in Kurdistan, leave worries behind - AOL News
Iraqis hit the slopes in Kurdistan, leave worries behind  AOL News

A ski resort near Erbil in northern Iraq boasts glistening ski slopes, several restaurants, and amusement park style attractions.


Tue, 03 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Kuwait's Agility files $380 mln telecoms arbitration case vs Iraq - Reuters
Kuwait's Agility files $380 mln telecoms arbitration case vs Iraq  Reuters

DUBAI, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Kuwaiti logistics conglomerate Agility said on Thursday it was seeking to settle by arbitration a $380 million dispute with Iraq's ...


Thu, 09 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
World Bank partner pledges $269 million to develop Iraq telecom Zain - Kurdistan24
World Bank partner pledges $269 million to develop Iraq telecom Zain  Kurdistan24

An international financial institution announced on Tuesday that it was providing a financial package of $269 million to a leading Iraqi mobile network operator to ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:00:53 GMT
Joint venture to take stake in Iraqi telecoms firm Korek - The National
Joint venture to take stake in Iraqi telecoms firm Korek  The National

France Telecom and Agility have taken a 44 per cent stake in Iraqi telecommunications operator Korek yesterday.


Tue, 15 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT
KRG to take legal actions over Baghdad cutting Kurdistan's landlines - Kurdistan24
KRG to take legal actions over Baghdad cutting Kurdistan's landlines  Kurdistan24

In a recent decree, Iraq's Media and Communication Commission has requested all telecom companies in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region to cut off their ...


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:16:24 GMT
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband - Yahoo Finance
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband  Yahoo Finance

Many countries in the Middle East have substantial mobile infrastructure in place, particularly in the urban areas. NEW YORK , May 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Kurdistan: intrepid skiers break new ground - The Guardian
Iraqi Kurdistan: intrepid skiers break new ground  The Guardian

Three hours' drive from Mosul, the small unspoilt pistes at ski resorts around Mount Halgurd, northern Iraq, are luring the first overseas tour groups.


Mon, 13 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq's Korek Telecom eyes sale of stake to rivals - The National
Iraq's Korek Telecom eyes sale of stake to rivals  The National

Focus has shifted back to the Iraqi telecoms market today as Korek confirms it is in talks with two rivals over the possible sale of a minority stake.


Tue, 30 Nov 2010 08:00:00 GMT
KRG launches two-month tourism boosting plan - Rudaw
KRG launches two-month tourism boosting plan  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - Tourism authorities in the Kurdistan Region have launched a two-months-long project to boost tourism by highlighting the region's ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 13:15:47 GMT
Korek Mountain to hold first snow festival on Friday - Rudaw
Korek Mountain to hold first snow festival on Friday  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – The Kurdistan Region will hold its first snow festival on Korek Mountain, east of Erbil, aimed at attracting more winter tourists from ...


Mon, 02 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Group outlines plans in Tunisia, Iraq; Meditel to rebrand to Orange in 2015 - TeleGeography
Orange Group outlines plans in Tunisia, Iraq; Meditel to rebrand to Orange in 2015  TeleGeography

Iraq · Morocco · Tunisia. Stephane Richard, CEO of French telecoms giant Orange Group, has revealed that Moroccan cellco Medi Telecom (Meditel) will be ...


Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Daffodil Cities Concert comes to historic Erbil citadel - Rudaw
Daffodil Cities Concert comes to historic Erbil citadel  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Erbil's historic citadel will provide the beautiful backdrop to the Daffodil Cities Concert on June 20, bringing together world-renowned ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq lifts social media ban, some websites still blocked - Reuters UK
Iraq lifts social media ban, some websites still blocked  Reuters UK

DUBAI, July 1 (Reuters) - Iraq has lifted a 17-day social media ban imposed to disrupt the communications of armed militants who have seized much of its west ...


Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses - Markets Insider
Iraq - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses  Markets Insider

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Opportunities for Iraq's telecom sector once political unrest stabilisesThe political unrest in Iraq has battered th...


Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Ski resort brings winter cheer to Iraq displaced - Yahoo Sports
Ski resort brings winter cheer to Iraq displaced  Yahoo Sports

In the fledgling ski resort of Korek in war-torn Iraq, the only battles are snow fights between visitors who often leave their traumatic memories at the foot of the ...


Mon, 06 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Kurdistan an attraction for tourists amid regional unrest - The National
Iraqi Kurdistan an attraction for tourists amid regional unrest  The National

The Kurdistan Regional Government aims to develop local tourism in an effort to diversify its economy away from oil and natural gas.


Sun, 16 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Out of Africa: Why has Somaliland succeeded where Iraqi Kurdistan has failed? - AEI - American Enterprise Institute
Out of Africa: Why has Somaliland succeeded where Iraqi Kurdistan has failed? - AEI  American Enterprise Institute

View related *content*: Africa, Foreign and Defense Policy, Middle East. Throughout 1988, MiG-17 fighter jets would take off from an airfield on the outskirts of ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kurdish telecom company concerned over Baghdad order to cut landlines - Rudaw
Kurdish telecom company concerned over Baghdad order to cut landlines  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Iraq's Communications and Media Commission has ordered several Kurdish communication companies to stop their landline ...


Tue, 02 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile technology, broadband flourish in Iraq Kurdish zone - Reuters
Mobile technology, broadband flourish in Iraq Kurdish zone  Reuters

ARBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Like many young people hungry for change in the Middle East, 21-year-old student Meran Mubarak is embracing social media as fast as ...


Thu, 16 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
A new war in Iraq, now between Shia Arabs and Kurds - The Economist
A new war in Iraq, now between Shia Arabs and Kurds  The Economist

Iraqi leaders act to retake the city and its oilfields from the Kurds.


Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Iraq to sell fourth mobile licence - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Iraq to sell fourth mobile licence  Reuters

Three existing operators paid $1.25 bln for licences in 2007.


Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Major campaign launched to immunize 5.8 million Iraqi children against polio - UNICEF
Major campaign launched to immunize 5.8 million Iraqi children against polio  UNICEF

BAGHDAD, Iraq, 24 October 2016 – A five-day polio vaccination campaign is under way in Iraq to reach an estimated 5.8 million children below the age of five, ...


Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Untold Story of Antifa Platoon: Brigade Helped Defeat ISIS - Rolling Stone
Untold Story of Antifa Platoon: Brigade Helped Defeat ISIS  Rolling Stone

I first met Karim Franceschi in November 2016, in the hills of northeastern Syria, at a remote compound everyone called the Academy. It was a former oil facility ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq launches $95m snow sports resort in Kurdistan - BBC News
Iraq launches $95m snow sports resort in Kurdistan  BBC News

Iraq is hoping to attract tourists to a new $95m ski resort in Kurdistan - but will security concerns scare them off?


Sat, 08 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
The Kurdish independence poll is a KRG elite power grab - Middle East Eye
The Kurdish independence poll is a KRG elite power grab  Middle East Eye

The upcoming referendum is more about President Barzani and the Iraqi Kurdish region's rulers ensuring their hold on power than the aspirations of a long ...


Fri, 04 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqis leave the cares of war behind on the slopes of Kurdistan - The National
Iraqis leave the cares of war behind on the slopes of Kurdistan  The National

The National is the Middle East's leading English-language news *service* bring you the latest news, opinion and features from the region and internationally.


Tue, 03 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Those Who Face Death - National Review Online
Those Who Face Death  National Review Online

Black Tiger Military Base, Mala Qara Village, Iraq — Less than 60 miles from Islamic State–held Mosul, Commander Sirwan Barzani enters a room filled with ...


Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
How Iraq turned off the internet - Wired.co.uk
How Iraq turned off the internet  Wired.co.uk

When your internet connection dies the cause isn't likely to be a government-issued blackout. But that's the reality for people living in Iraq.


Mon, 04 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq: Skiing on the edge - New Zealand Herald
Iraq: Skiing on the edge  New Zealand Herald

The ups and downs of ski touring on the border of Iraqi Kurdistan and Iran.


Tue, 09 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Corruption and cronyism hinder Kurdistan - Financial Times
Corruption and cronyism hinder Kurdistan  Financial Times

The Kurdish city of Erbil in the north of Iraq is often described as “the new Dubai” because of its booming development since the fall of Saddam Hussein's regime ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq widens Internet blocks to disrupt insurgent communications - Livemint
Iraq widens Internet blocks to disrupt insurgent communications  Livemint

Dubai: Iraq widened a clampdown on social media on Monday, blocking secure private communications channels to prevent Sunni militants from using them in ...


Tue, 17 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
In pictures: Snowfall in Kurdistan attract tourists from central - Rudaw
In pictures: Snowfall in Kurdistan attract tourists from central  Rudaw

Major snowfall atop Korek Mountain in the Kurdistan Region has attracted a large number of vacationers from the central and southern Iraq cities. Snowfall has ...


Thu, 21 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Millionaire commander protects Kurdish capital against IS - Middle East Eye
Millionaire commander protects Kurdish capital against IS  Middle East Eye

Sirwan Barzani, telecoms magnate and president's nephew, is on the front line against critics and the 'world's most dangerous terrorists'


Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Leaving war behind, Iraqis hit the ski slopes - Star2
Leaving war behind, Iraqis hit the ski slopes  Star2

Despite the ongoing fighting in nearby Mosul, Iraqis are travelling from all over the country to experience snow on the slopes of Korek mountain.


Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
VIDEO: Snow blankets urban areas of Iraq's Erbil - Al-Arabiya
VIDEO: Snow blankets urban areas of Iraq's Erbil  Al-Arabiya

Many Kurdish cities and towns in Iraq experienced their first heavy snow, with many roads blocked against traffic as a result of the heavy blankets.


Sun, 29 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Forces Seek Help by Restoring Mosul Cellphone Service - Wall Street Journal
Iraqi Forces Seek Help by Restoring Mosul Cellphone Service  Wall Street Journal

Islamic State militants cut off cellphone *service* in Mosul after capturing the city two years ago, and Iraqi forces trying to retake the city are restoring coverage and ...


Tue, 01 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Croatia to help Kurdistan improve tourism sector - Kurdistan24
Croatia to help Kurdistan improve tourism sector  Kurdistan24

The Croatian envoy in Iraq on Monday expressed its country's support to the Kurdistan Region's economy sector by training the Region's tourism employees.


Tue, 15 Nov 2016 12:14:36 GMT
Kurdish forces arrest scores of civilians, cut off internet in Sulaymaniyah - Iraqi News
Kurdish forces arrest scores of civilians, cut off internet in Sulaymaniyah  Iraqi News

Erbil (Iraqinews.com) Kurdish forces have launched a wide-scale arrest campaign in Sulaymaniyah to silence demonstrators, who have taken to the streets ...


Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
6 fantastic ski resorts in the Middle East and North Africa - StepFeed
6 fantastic ski resorts in the Middle East and North Africa  StepFeed

It's winter and snow is blanketing the slopes of the Middle East and North Africa. It's time for a ski vacation! There are more options in the region for this than you ...


Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Eid visitors to Kurdistan this year doubled, generating $73 million - Rudaw
Eid visitors to Kurdistan this year doubled, generating $73 million  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – The number of tourists visiting the Kurdistan Region over the Ramadan holidays compared to last year has doubled to 243,000 ...


Sun, 07 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
10 reasons to visit Erbil - Your Middle East
10 reasons to visit Erbil  Your Middle East

Always wanted to visit Iraq, but were too afraid to go because of the security issue? Erbil, in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region in northern Iraq, makes a ...


Wed, 29 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Kurdistan's 2016 bride, blanket of snow - Kurdistan24
Kurdistan's 2016 bride, blanket of snow  Kurdistan24

The snowfall that the Iraqi Kurdistan Region witnessed in the last days of 2015 has continued into the New Year with a bright blanket covering the mountains of ...


Sat, 02 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
IN PHOTOS: Five things every foreigner learns when visiting Kurdistan - Kurdistan24
IN PHOTOS: Five things every foreigner learns when visiting Kurdistan  Kurdistan24

Despite all that is new to learn here, three things require no effort to understand: a smile, a tea, and some good food.


Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:41:34 GMT
First commercial ski trip to north Iraq lands in Mount Halgurd - Middle East Monitor
First commercial ski trip to north Iraq lands in Mount Halgurd  Middle East Monitor

Adventure travel company Untamed Borders took the first commercial overseas tour group to ski in Iraq in January, the Guardian reported today. Six skiers paid ...


Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
JPMorgan follows Stanchart, Citi, deepens Iraq business - Livemint
JPMorgan follows Stanchart, Citi, deepens Iraq business  Livemint

Baghdad/Dubai: JPMorgan Chase and Co. is the latest international bank after Citigroup Inc. and Standard Chartered Plc to expand business in Iraq as OPEC's ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Cell Phone Networks: Control Towers Engulfing Syrians - Enab Baladi
Cell Phone Networks: Control Towers Engulfing Syrians  Enab Baladi

Enab Baladi's investigation team. Mohamed Homos- Murad Abdul Jalil- Nour Dalati. Starting from areas under settlement agreements, the Syrian regime ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Iraqi ban on Kurdistan landline calls puts lives at risk: officials - Rudaw
Iraqi ban on Kurdistan landline calls puts lives at risk: officials  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – A decision by the Iraqi authorities to force cell phone companies to cut calls to Kurdistan-based landlines puts citizens' lives and ...


Sat, 03 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Iraq telco Asiacell shares double bourse market cap - Reuters
Iraq telco Asiacell shares double bourse market cap  Reuters

BAGHDAD, March 5 (Reuters) - The market capitalisation of the Baghdad bourse doubled in February to reach $9.2 billion, boosted by Asiacell share trading, ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMT
The Middle Eastern Mobile Infrastructure & Mobile Broadband Market, 2019 - 5G Mobile Infrastructure is a Key Focus in Parts of the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
The Middle Eastern Mobile Infrastructure & Mobile Broadband Market, 2019 - 5G Mobile Infrastructure is a Key Focus in Parts of the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq's Asiacell Seeks To Raise $1.35bn From IPO - Gulf Business News
Iraq's Asiacell Seeks To Raise $1.35bn From IPO  Gulf Business News

Iraqi telecommunications operator Asiacell, a unit of Qatar Telecom, plans to raise at least $1.35 billion by offering 25 per cent of its share capital in an initial ...


Tue, 25 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Summer heat draws thousands of Iraqi tourists to Kurdistan's highlands - Rudaw
Summer heat draws thousands of Iraqi tourists to Kurdistan's highlands  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - The Eid holidays have seen thousands of tourists pouring into the Kurdistan Region from the center and south of Iraq to escape the ...


Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Korek Telecom: Erbil-based Company Top Player in Iraqi Mobile Space - Marcopolis
Korek Telecom: Erbil-based Company Top Player in Iraqi Mobile Space  Marcopolis

Korek Telecom is one of the 3 mobile operators in Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan. View the latest development of Korek's strategy, ownership, involvement of Orange ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Egyptians launch boycott of Orange-owned Mobinil over complicity in Israeli crimes - The Electronic Intifada
Egyptians launch boycott of Orange-owned Mobinil over complicity in Israeli crimes  The Electronic Intifada

France-based Orange is complicit in Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank and provided support to Israeli units that devastated Gaza last summer.


Mon, 25 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Qatar Telecom to raise Asiacell stake in Iraq share sale - Reuters
Qatar Telecom to raise Asiacell stake in Iraq share sale  Reuters

Qatar Telecom (Qtel) plans to raise its stake in Asiacell as part of the Iraqi unit's $1.35 billion share sale, a Baghdad bourse official said on Thursday, as the Gulf ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Security, high costs hamper Iraq telecoms growth - Reuters
Security, high costs hamper Iraq telecoms growth  Reuters

Telecommunications should be one of the hottest growth industries in Iraq. But providers have yet to introduce 3G technology into a market where the military ...


Thu, 05 May 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Diaspora boosts Kurdish region's tourism push as 'the other Iraq' - The National
Diaspora boosts Kurdish region's tourism push as 'the other Iraq'  The National

Tourism is still developing in the Kurdish region but officials are working hard with their marketing campaign, “Kurdistan: the other Iraq”, in a bid to change public ...


Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ten reasons Irbil is the place to be - Al-Bawaba
Ten reasons Irbil is the place to be  Al-Bawaba

Always wanted to visit Iraq, but were too afraid to go because of the security issue? Erbil, in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region in northern Iraq, makes a ...


Thu, 30 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Erbil Stock Exchange working hard to reap fruits of labour - The National
Erbil Stock Exchange working hard to reap fruits of labour  The National

Flush with cash and foreign interest and sat on millions of barrels of oil, a development boom has overtaken Erbil, already home to hunderds of new companies.


Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Duhok city entertains more than 10000 tourists on New Year's Eve - Rudaw
Duhok city entertains more than 10000 tourists on New Year's Eve  Rudaw

DUHOK, Kurdistan Region—The city of Duhok saw a record number of visitors in a single night on New Year's eve with more than two dozen parties and music ...


Wed, 01 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Yes, Australia's Anti-Refugee Ads Are Really Now In War Zones - BuzzFeed News
Yes, Australia's Anti-Refugee Ads Are Really Now In War Zones  BuzzFeed News

Wall Street Journal Middle East columnist Yaroslav Trofimov was scrolling through a news story on his phone on Sunday when this Australian anti-refugee ad ...


Mon, 31 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
48 hours in Erbil: It's not as crazy as it sounds - StepFeed
48 hours in Erbil: It's not as crazy as it sounds  StepFeed

While it may be true that there are major security problems throughout Iraq, large parts of the Kurdish region are actually very safe.


Fri, 23 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Kurdish merchants, Turkish goods take back Mosul food trade - Reuters
Kurdish merchants, Turkish goods take back Mosul food trade  Reuters

Iraqi-Kurdish trader Kasim Dilbrin lost everything when Islamic State seized his warehouses in Mosul. Now the militants are retreating, he is back in business, ...


Tue, 11 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Wealthy Individuals To Be Main Buyers Of Zain Iraq IPO – CFO - Gulf Business News
Wealthy Individuals To Be Main Buyers Of Zain Iraq IPO – CFO  Gulf Business News

Zain Iraq expects wealthy individuals to be the largest subscriber group in the telecom operator's 2014 IPO and looks to raise more than $1 billion, its chief ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
KRG Election 10 Questions: Gorran 'saved united Kurdistan' - Rudaw
KRG Election 10 Questions: Gorran 'saved united Kurdistan'  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – At the height of the October events last year, Iran called on the Change Movement (Gorran) to create a breakaway sub-region within ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kurdistan tourism devastated by ISIS Iraq chaos - NEWS.com.au
Kurdistan tourism devastated by ISIS Iraq chaos  NEWS.com.au

BILLBOARDS still read “Welcome to Arbil, 2014 Arab Tourism Capital,” but most of the visitors Iraq's Kurdistan region welcomed last year were people made ...


Mon, 02 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Pictures of the day: March 25, 2017 - The Express Tribune
Pictures of the day: March 25, 2017  The Express Tribune

A bird flies over electronic candles left in tribute on Westminster Bridge opposite the Houses of Parliament in central London on March 24, 2017 two days after ...


Sat, 25 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The Iran I Saw - Politico
The Iran I Saw  Politico

Far from the nuclear negotiations, a new tech-savvy Iranian generation takes shape.


Sun, 28 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Interview: Iraq bourse boss Taha Ahmed Abdulsalam Al Rubaye - ArabianBusiness.com
Interview: Iraq bourse boss Taha Ahmed Abdulsalam Al Rubaye  ArabianBusiness.com

The Iraq Stock Exchange has been boosted by the recent Asiacell listing, but chief executive Taha Ahmed Abdulsalam Al Rubaye says that outdated regulations ...


Sat, 07 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid - PhoneWorld Magazine
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid  PhoneWorld Magazine

Ufone is one of the 4G LTE cellular *service* providers in Pakistan. The company started its operations in Islamabad on January 29, 2001. The main focus of the ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ever closer to independence - The Economist
Ever closer to independence  The Economist

Iraq's Kurds are independent in all but name. They must play their cards cleverly if they are to break away completely.


Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Stéphane Richard - EuropeanCEO
Stéphane Richard  EuropeanCEO

Confident and positively glossy, there's something of the old school movie star about Stéphane Richard, France Télécom's CEO and President. But behind the ...


Tue, 18 Nov 2014 01:05:17 GMT
Mosul diaries: Poisoned by water - BBC News
Mosul diaries: Poisoned by water  BBC News

In an exclusive series of diary instalments, residents describe what life is like in the Iraqi city of Mosul since Islamic State militants took over in June.


Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Poor morale, fear of Islamic State hamper Iraqi offensive to free Mosul - Stars and Stripes
Poor morale, fear of Islamic State hamper Iraqi offensive to free Mosul  Stars and Stripes

Coalition airstrikes pounded the Islamic State-held village of Nasra in northern Iraq, softening up enemy positions for the Iraqi army.


Thu, 07 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Kuwait's Agility plans $1bn fundraising to support expansion - ArabianBusiness.com
Kuwait's Agility plans $1bn fundraising to support expansion  ArabianBusiness.com

Kuwait's Agility, the largest Gulf Arab transport logistics company, plans to raise around $1 billion to fund future growth across its business, the chief executive ...


Wed, 18 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT

Docomo Digital, Zain launch mobile gaming with direct billing in Iraq - Mobile Payments Today
Docomo Digital, Zain launch mobile gaming with direct billing in Iraq  Mobile Payments Today

Docomo Digital is launching its mobile gaming platform with Zain Iraq, which gives more than 16 million subscribers the ability to access hundreds of titles using ...


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zain Iraq first Middle East operator to let customers buy things via Facebook - Comms MEA
Zain Iraq first Middle East operator to let customers buy things via Facebook  Comms MEA

Zain Iraq has announced the introduction of a solution that enables customers to purchase offers via their Facebook app - making Zain Iraq the first operator in ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zain Iraq, CMC and Ericsson launching IoT competition for university students in Iraq - Comms MEA
Zain Iraq, CMC and Ericsson launching IoT competition for university students in Iraq  Comms MEA

The first-of-its-kind competition will run for six weeks during which the students are invited to present use cases to address the possibilities of 5G-IoT and industry ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Mobile Gaming Gets New Mobile Payments Edge With Docomo Digital and Zain - Payment Week
Iraqi Mobile Gaming Gets New Mobile Payments Edge With Docomo Digital and Zain  Payment Week

Mobile gaming is increasingly part of the landscape, as people take advantage of a few minutes here or there to enjoy a quick game of something, or to browse ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Revealed: Zain's Q1 2019 profits - Business, Zain, Business, Kuwait, Iraq, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Tech, Financials, Commerce, Economy, Profit - Comms MEA
Revealed: Zain's Q1 2019 profits - Business, Zain, Business, Kuwait, Iraq, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Tech, Financials, Commerce, Economy, Profit  Comms MEA

In the first quarter of 2019, Zain served 50 million customers, for growth of 6% increase year-on-year (Y-o-Y). Consolidated revenues were KD 404 million ...


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
8 British Muslims cycling to Medina stop in Istanbul - Daily Sabah
8 British Muslims cycling to Medina stop in Istanbul  Daily Sabah

A group of English Muslims cycling from London to the holy city of Medina in Saudi Arabia took a break on Saturday in the Turkish metropolis of Istanbul.


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:33:19 GMT
Zain Iraq to pay $94 mln to settle Iraqna tax case - Reuters
Zain Iraq to pay $94 mln to settle Iraqna tax case  Reuters

DUBAI, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Zain Iraq will pay $94 million to settle a tax case related to the 2007 acquisition of rival operator Iraqna from Egypt's Orascom Telecom ...


Wed, 21 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Payment International Enterprise (PIE) partners with Zain Bahrain to launch the first Smart Branch - ZAWYA
Payment International Enterprise (PIE) partners with Zain Bahrain to launch the first Smart Branch  ZAWYA

This *service* has allowed Zain to be the only operator in Bahrain to allow their customers to complete all their Telecom services from the self- *service* machines ...


Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
8 English Muslims cycling to Medina stop in Istanbul - Anadolu Agency
8 English Muslims cycling to Medina stop in Istanbul  Anadolu Agency

Tour de Hajj cycling group pedaling 4000 km from London to Medina to raise money and awareness of Muslims in need - Anadolu Agency.


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 23:15:47 GMT
World Bank partner pledges $269 million to develop Iraq telecom Zain - Kurdistan24
World Bank partner pledges $269 million to develop Iraq telecom Zain  Kurdistan24

An international financial institution announced on Tuesday that it was providing a financial package of $269 million to a leading Iraqi mobile network operator to ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:00:53 GMT
Ericsson and Zain Iraq team up for modernisation push - Comms MEA
Ericsson and Zain Iraq team up for modernisation push  Comms MEA

Under the terms of the deal recently signed between the two companies, Ericsson will provide higher capacity and improve network performance. In an effort to ...


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telco Zain reports strong revenue, profit growth in Q1 - Arabian Business
Telco Zain reports strong revenue, profit growth in Q1  Arabian Business

Telecoms operator Zain Group says Q1 results would have been stronger but for currency fluctuations that hit Sudan unit.


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
IFC Invests $269 million in Iraq to Reconstruct Telecom Operations and Drive Growth [EN/AR] - Iraq - Reliefweb
IFC Invests $269 million in Iraq to Reconstruct Telecom Operations and Drive Growth [EN/AR] - Iraq  Reliefweb

Baghdad, Iraq, June 26, 2018—IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is providing a financing package of $269 million to Zain Iraq, a leading mobile network ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Quran focuses on Jews so much because they're our sworn enemy' - Arutz Sheva
'Quran focuses on Jews so much because they're our sworn enemy'  Arutz Sheva

Iraqi cleric says this always has and will always be true, and that Quran discusses Jews so Muslims may understand 'enemy mentality.'


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Two Iraqi Peace Activists Confront a Trumpian World - Common Dreams
Two Iraqi Peace Activists Confront a Trumpian World  Common Dreams

There's a dark joke going around Baghdad these days. Noof Assi, a 30-year-old Iraqi peace activist and humanitarian worker, told it to me by phone.


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Two Young Iraqi Activists Insist on Peace - The Nation
Two Young Iraqi Activists Insist on Peace  The Nation

Noof Assi and Zain Mohammed have been organizing gatherings and carnivals even in the face of Trump's warmongering.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Jordan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Segments, Trends, Opportunities and Industry Key Players – Jordan Telecom; Zain Jordan; Batelco; Virgin Mobile | 2019-2020 - Financial Planning
Jordan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Segments, Trends, Opportunities and Industry Key Players – Jordan Telecom; Zain Jordan; Batelco; Virgin Mobile | 2019-2020  Financial Planning

WiseGuyReports.com “Jordan – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:12:35 GMT
Zain Iraq to receive $269 million to rehabilitate telecom services - Rudaw
Zain Iraq to receive $269 million to rehabilitate telecom services  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – The International Finance Corporation (IFC), sister company of the World Bank, announced plans to invest $269 million in Zain Iraq ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zain CEO talks-up investment impact - Mobile World Live
Zain CEO talks-up investment impact  Mobile World Live

Zain Group CEO Bader Al-Kharafi (pictured) hailed heavy infrastructure investments and organisational changes for preparing the company to commercialise 5G ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zain Iraq: Putting faith in youth - Arabian Business
Zain Iraq: Putting faith in youth  Arabian Business

Ali Al Zahid, CEO of Zain Iraq, is confident that the youth-centric telecomms operator's digital investments will pave the way for a brighter future for the company ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 22:11:01 GMT
Order to disrupt telecom networks affects thousands after failed bid to make sector more competitive - Kurdistan24
Order to disrupt telecom networks affects thousands after failed bid to make sector more competitive  Kurdistan24

Over the past years, people in the autonomous Kurdistan Region and Iraq have repeatedly taken to social media to share their complaints and dissatisfaction ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 04:32:36 GMT
Jordan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Industry 2019-2022 Specification, Growth Drivers, Market Analysis and Industry Key Players – Zain Jordan; Batelco/Umniah; Virgin Mobile MEA - Pioneer Reporter
Jordan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Industry 2019-2022 Specification, Growth Drivers, Market Analysis and Industry Key Players – Zain Jordan; Batelco/Umniah; Virgin Mobile MEA  Pioneer Reporter

WiseGuyReports.com “Jordan – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 08:00:21 GMT
Lahore airport killing - DAWN.com
Lahore airport killing  DAWN.com

WHILE airports are supposed to be high-security zones, a chilling attack on Wednesday at the Lahore airport has exposed the loopholes criminals and terrorists ...


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zain investing heavily in its '4Sight' digital strategy - Kuwait Times
Zain investing heavily in its '4Sight' digital strategy  Kuwait Times

Zain Group holds AGM with a quorum of 73.91%; dividend of 30 fils for 2018 approved. KUWAIT: The annual Ordinary General Assembly of Zain Group was held ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A nipping delusion - Daily Times
A nipping delusion  Daily Times

Every region has an air of its own, a feel that sets the pace of society. Volatility is a practice deep-rooted in the Middle-Eastern part of the world. The uprisings of ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 18:16:00 GMT
Zain revenue up 56% to reach $1.33bn; profit rises 15% in Q1 2019 to reach $155m - Kuwait Times
Zain revenue up 56% to reach $1.33bn; profit rises 15% in Q1 2019 to reach $155m  Kuwait Times

EBITDA grows 111% in Q1 • 50 million customers served. KUWAIT: Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Court quashes 10-year prison term, acquits Syrian of human trafficking - ARAB TIMES - KUWAIT NEWS - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily
Court quashes 10-year prison term, acquits Syrian of human trafficking - ARAB TIMES - KUWAIT NEWS  Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Kuwaiti cleared of attacking cabbie, damaging car. KUWAIT CITY, July 3: The Court of Appeals, presided over by Judge Nasr Al-Heyd, overruled the verdict of ...


Sat, 13 Jul 2019 01:34:51 GMT
IBBC holds Iraq's First Int'l Tech Conference in Baghdad - MENAFN.COM
IBBC holds Iraq's First Int'l Tech Conference in Baghdad  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Iraq Business News) The Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC) held Iraq's first International Tech Conference in Baghdad at the Babylon Rotan.


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
As U.S. Weighs War, Iraqis Prepare a Carnival for Peace - LobeLog
As U.S. Weighs War, Iraqis Prepare a Carnival for Peace  LobeLog

by Laura Gottesdiener. There's a dark joke going around Baghdad these days. Noof Assi, a 30-year-old Iraqi peace activist and humanitarian worker, told it to ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Middle Eastern Mobile Infrastructure & Mobile Broadband Market, 2019 - 5G Mobile Infrastructure is a Key Focus in Parts of the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
The Middle Eastern Mobile Infrastructure & Mobile Broadband Market, 2019 - 5G Mobile Infrastructure is a Key Focus in Parts of the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Peace Activists Talk About Their Work - Consortium News
Iraqi Peace Activists Talk About Their Work  Consortium News

Rarely is the U.S. public allowed glimpses of Iraq that make war there seem less inevitable, writes Laura Gottesdiener. Tigris River as it flows through Baghdad.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Spotlight on online anti-Shia militancy after seminar called off over bomb threat - Free Malaysia Today
Spotlight on online anti-Shia militancy after seminar called off over bomb threat  Free Malaysia Today

PETALING JAYA: The circumstances which led to the last-minute cancellation of a seminar on the problem of sectarianism in the Muslim world have brought into ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 02:17:41 GMT
Iranian militias in Iraq seek to shift Middle East features - Egypttoday
Iranian militias in Iraq seek to shift Middle East features  Egypttoday

CAIRO – 18 February 2019: The Iran Militia in Iraq and Syria (IMIS) has revealed plans to relocate most of the group's offices outside the country's main cities, ...


Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Leading Jordan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Status, Trends, Segmentation and Analysis Report Forecast -2020 - Pioneer Reporter
Leading Jordan Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Status, Trends, Segmentation and Analysis Report Forecast -2020  Pioneer Reporter

WiseGuyReports.com “Jordan – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:12:22 GMT
Starz Play launches Iraq channel | - Advanced Television
Starz Play launches Iraq channel |  Advanced Television

Starz Play, the SVoD platform, has confirmed the launch of a new TV Channel in Iraq. Danny Bates, Co-Founder of Starz Play, commented: “We have signed and ...


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Fmr. Iraqi Ambassador: Iran's Expansionism A Global Threat - Middle East Media Research Institute
Fmr. Iraqi Ambassador: Iran's Expansionism A Global Threat  Middle East Media Research Institute

Former Iraqi ambassador to France Ghazi Faisal said in a May 25, 2019 interview on Samarra TV (Iraq) that Iran should change the military doctrine enshrined in ...


Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Politician Wants US Coalition Against Iranian Expansion - Middle East Media Research Institute
Iraqi Politician Wants US Coalition Against Iranian Expansion  Middle East Media Research Institute

In a February 19, 2019 interview on ANB TV (Iraq), Iraqi politician Mithal Al-Alusi criticized Iran for igniting the region everywhere it goes. Al-Alusi said that Iraq ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband - Yahoo Finance
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband  Yahoo Finance

Many countries in the Middle East have substantial mobile infrastructure in place, particularly in the urban areas. NEW YORK , May 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cloud Infrastructure - Ericsson
Cloud Infrastructure  Ericsson

Ericsson Cloud Infrastructure portfolio delivers proven, open and standards-based solutions to *service* providers.


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 20:55:49 GMT
UPDATE 1-Iraq to sell fourth mobile licence - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Iraq to sell fourth mobile licence  Reuters

Three existing operators paid $1.25 bln for licences in 2007.


Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Phone network chaos as regulator orders block on Korek calls - Rudaw
Phone network chaos as regulator orders block on Korek calls  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Mobile phone users faced serious disruption on Sunday when the Iraqi Communications and Media Commission (CMC) ordered ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zain Group 2018 net profit soars 23% to reach KD 197 million - Kuwait Times
Zain Group 2018 net profit soars 23% to reach KD 197 million  Kuwait Times

Board of Directors recommends a cash dividend of 30 fils per share. Zain Group Chairman- Ahmed Al-Tahous and Zain Vice-Chairman & Group CEO, Bader Al- ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zain Selects Parallel Wireless Open RAN to Modernize Existing 2G and 3G Infrastructure - PRNewswire
Zain Selects Parallel Wireless Open RAN to Modernize Existing 2G and 3G Infrastructure  PRNewswire

NASHUA, N.H., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Parallel Wireless, Inc., the leader in providing the world's first software-based unified end-to-end network solution ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zain Iraq to deploy Ericsson virtual EPC - Technical Review Middle East
Zain Iraq to deploy Ericsson virtual EPC  Technical Review Middle East

Ericsson has partnered with Zain Iraq, the telecom *service* provider across the Middle East and Africa, to upgrade its existing network through Ericsson's virtual ...


Sun, 03 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Shi'ite Iraqi Militia Leader Qais Al-Khazali: ISIS Was Part of A Zionist-American Plan to Conquer Iraq - Middle East Media Research Institute
Shi'ite Iraqi Militia Leader Qais Al-Khazali: ISIS Was Part of A Zionist-American Plan to Conquer Iraq  Middle East Media Research Institute

In a May 4, 2019 speech that aired on Al-Ahd TV (Iraq), Shiite Iraqi militia leader Qais Al-Khazali said that the victory against ISIS is almost entirely complete and ...


Sat, 04 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Amman marks World Refugee Day with opening of summer bazaar - MENAFN.COM
Amman marks World Refugee Day with opening of summer bazaar  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Jordan Times) AMMAN — United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and Amman Mayor Yousef Shawarbeh on Thursday ...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 23:14:51 GMT
Zain, Asiacell launch 3G in quick succession - TeleGeography
Zain, Asiacell launch 3G in quick succession  TeleGeography

Iraq. Zain Iraq, the country's largest mobile operator by subscribers, reportedly turned on its 3G network on 31 December, making it the first cellco in the country ...


Fri, 02 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Zain publishes its 8th sustainability report boldly titled 'Time to Act' - Kuwait Times
Zain publishes its 8th sustainability report boldly titled 'Time to Act'  Kuwait Times

Report is a call-to-action to corporates, governments and individuals. KUWAIT: Zain Group, the leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the ...


Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq banks its future on Qi Card - Chatham House
Iraq banks its future on Qi Card  Chatham House

Ahmed Tabaqchali tells how home-grown technology has brought digital payments to a country devastated by war.


Mon, 27 May 2019 03:50:21 GMT
Memac Ogilvy partners with Zain Iraq telecom - Kuwait Times
Memac Ogilvy partners with Zain Iraq telecom  Kuwait Times

KUWAIT: Memac Ogilvy, the leading advertising and public relations agency in MENA, succeeded to partner with Zain Iraq, part of Zain Group – the leading ...


Mon, 31 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Former Iraqi PM: Zionist Jews Plot to Bring Iraq Down - Middle East Media Research Institute
Former Iraqi PM: Zionist Jews Plot to Bring Iraq Down  Middle East Media Research Institute

Former Prime Minister of Iraq Nouri Al-Maliki said in a meeting with educators that aired on Afaq TV (Iraq) on February 12, 2019 that Iraqi society is under "a ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
HOT! Starz Play launches in Iraq - BroadcastProME.com
HOT! Starz Play launches in Iraq  BroadcastProME.com

Starz Play has signed and partnered with Zain as its first launch partner. Zain has over 15 million customers and is the largest operator today in Iraq.


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zain expands mobile pay in Iraq as carrier tackles debt - RCR Wireless News
Zain expands mobile pay in Iraq as carrier tackles debt  RCR Wireless News

Iraqi mobile commerce firm Iraq Wallet expanded its ZainCash *service* by introducing an online payment solution, dubbed Pay with ZainCash, to expand the ...


Wed, 17 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
George Osborne: Seeing Iraq’s suffering reminds me why there is no excuse for inaction - Evening Standard
George Osborne: Seeing Iraq’s suffering reminds me why there is no excuse for inaction  Evening Standard

The cold, hard rain was forming rivers down the mud streets of the refugee camp near Mosul when I visited. Shivering in the entrance of the tent she calls her ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zain revenue, Opex, EBITDA and profit in Q3 - Telecom Lead
Zain revenue, Opex, EBITDA and profit in Q3  Telecom Lead

Zain Group has revealed its revenue, Opex, EBITDA and profit during the third quarter of 2018. Zain Group, which has presence in eight markets across the ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Syrian boy takes incredible path from refugee to red carpet - UNHCR
Syrian boy takes incredible path from refugee to red carpet  UNHCR

Zain Al Rafeaa's childhood as a refugee in Beirut inspired his lead role in an award-winning movie, transporting him to the glitz of Cannes and beyond.


Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ethiopia’s liberalised telecom sector offers opportunity, with glitches - The Africa Report
Ethiopia’s liberalised telecom sector offers opportunity, with glitches  The Africa Report

Telecoms giants are poised to compete for Ethiopia's newly liberalised communications sector.


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Sunni Politician Sheikh Taha Al-Dulaimi: 98% of Americans Killed in Iraq Were Killed by Sunnis; When "Sunni Spring" Comes, We Will Drink Tea in Tehran - Middle East Media Research Institute
Iraqi Sunni Politician Sheikh Taha Al-Dulaimi: 98% of Americans Killed in Iraq Were Killed by Sunnis; When "Sunni Spring" Comes, We Will Drink Tea in Tehran  Middle East Media Research Institute

In a video he uploaded to social media on January 24, 2019, Iraqi Sunni politician Taha Al-Dulaimi accused the Shiites of welcoming the U.S. occupation of Iraq ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zain phone network sees 11% drop in profits – Middle East Monitor - Middle East Monitor
Zain phone network sees 11% drop in profits – Middle East Monitor  Middle East Monitor

The devaluation of Sudan's currency and the on-going military operations in Iraq have been blamed for the 11 per cent decrease in net profits of the Middle East ...


Mon, 13 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Film changes the life of Syrian refugee boy and his family - UNHCR
Film changes the life of Syrian refugee boy and his family  UNHCR

Discovered by film director Nadine Labaki in the streets of Beirut, Zain Al Rafeaa and his family find new beginning in Norway.


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zain Group reports revenue, subscriber declines in H1 2016 - TeleGeography
Zain Group reports revenue, subscriber declines in H1 2016  TeleGeography

Kuwait. Kuwait-based telecoms giant Zain Group has published its consolidated financial results for the six-month period ended 30 June 2016, reporting a 2% ...


Mon, 01 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqi TV Debate on Citizenship for Persecuted Minorities - Middle East Media Research Institute
Iraqi TV Debate on Citizenship for Persecuted Minorities  Middle East Media Research Institute

General Fadhi Alwan Kazem, the head of the Citizenship Department in Iraq's Ministry of Interior, said in a March 17, 2019 debate about citizenship for ...


Sun, 17 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq lifts social media ban, some websites still blocked - Reuters UK
Iraq lifts social media ban, some websites still blocked  Reuters UK

DUBAI, July 1 (Reuters) - Iraq has lifted a 17-day social media ban imposed to disrupt the communications of armed militants who have seized much of its west ...


Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Is Baghdad becoming a new hotspot for young entrepreneurs? - africanews
Is Baghdad becoming a new hotspot for young entrepreneurs?  africanews

With economic malaise, domestic and regional political tensions plus a lack of government jobs, the start-up movement is gaining momentum in the Iraqi capital ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zain Saudi to sell tower infrastructure to IHS Holding for $647.7 mln - Reuters
Zain Saudi to sell tower infrastructure to IHS Holding for $647.7 mln  Reuters

Telecom operator Zain Saudi Arabia has accepted an offer from IHS Holding, a mobile tower operator, for the sale and leaseback of its tower infrastructure in a ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zain publishes its eighth annual sustainability report Time to Act - ZAWYA
Zain publishes its eighth annual sustainability report Time to Act  ZAWYA

The report is a call-to-action to corporates, governments, and individuals to pull together to address key global challenges - ZAWYA MENA Edition.


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Saudi prince faces jail in UK Zain loan disagreement - Gulf Business News
Saudi prince faces jail in UK Zain loan disagreement  Gulf Business News

The royal is alleged to have ignored a UK court ruling.


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wealthy Individuals To Be Main Buyers Of Zain Iraq IPO – CFO - Gulf Business News
Wealthy Individuals To Be Main Buyers Of Zain Iraq IPO – CFO  Gulf Business News

Zain Iraq expects wealthy individuals to be the largest subscriber group in the telecom operator's 2014 IPO and looks to raise more than $1 billion, its chief ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Entrepreneurs in Iraq won't end corruption but they will drive private sector reform - The National
Entrepreneurs in Iraq won't end corruption but they will drive private sector reform  The National

Pioneers willing to brave the uncertainty have already driven change in business regulations.


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Omantel to buy nearly 10 percent of Kuwait's Zain Group for $846.1 million - Reuters
Omantel to buy nearly 10 percent of Kuwait's Zain Group for $846.1 million  Reuters

Oman Telecommunications Co. (Omantel) is to buy almost 10 percent of Zain Group for $846.1 million, the Omani firm said in a statement on Thursday.


Wed, 09 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Zain Iraq selects Ericsson vEPC to upgrade network - Telecom Lead
Zain Iraq selects Ericsson vEPC to upgrade network  Telecom Lead

Zain Iraq has selected Ericsson to upgrade its existing network using Ericsson's virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) to meet the growing data demands of its ...


Mon, 28 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Cash-for-work initiative aims to develop Iraq's agriculture sector - The National
Cash-for-work initiative aims to develop Iraq's agriculture sector  The National

Thousands of displaced Iraqi families in more than 30 villages will have access to urgently needed cash.


Thu, 07 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Zain Iraq taps Ericsson for five more years of managed services - Developing Telecoms
Zain Iraq taps Ericsson for five more years of managed services  Developing Telecoms

Zain Iraq has extended its managed services contract with Ericsson until 2021. Ericsson has delivered managed services for networks, IT and value-added ...


Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
BBC's David Ornstein talks upcoming fantastic match between Chelsea and Arsenal in Baku - MENAFN.COM
BBC's David Ornstein talks upcoming fantastic match between Chelsea and Arsenal in Baku  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) Baku, Azerbaijan, May 29By Leman Zeynalova – Trend:A fantastic match will be held between Chelsea and A.


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zain KSA, Detasad to develop cloud services in Kingdom - Arab News
Zain KSA, Detasad to develop cloud services in Kingdom  Arab News

Saad A. Al-Sadhan, chief business and wholesale officer of Zain KSA, and Felix Wass, CEO and president of Detecon Al-Saudia (Detasad), have signed a ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Zain CEO: Telco to invest nearly 17% of revenue this year - RCR Wireless News
Zain CEO: Telco to invest nearly 17% of revenue this year  RCR Wireless News

RCR Wireless News talked to the Zain group CEO Scott Gegenheimer about new services, LTE-A, the state of current and future mobile networks and growth.


Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
NRT English - NRT
NRT English  NRT

SULAIMANI — Korek Telecom apologized to its customers Sunday (March 24) and described the decision by the Iraqi Communications and Media Commission ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Lakhdar Brahimi: Let's Fix Our Country Without Dismantling It - Middle East Media Research Institute
Lakhdar Brahimi: Let's Fix Our Country Without Dismantling It  Middle East Media Research Institute

Algerian diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi said in a March 13, 2019 interview on Channel 3 TV (Algeria) that Algeria should fight against corruption vigorously and fix ...


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Afghanistan- Rising violence against females perturbs Women Ministry - MENAFN.COM
Afghanistan- Rising violence against females perturbs Women Ministry  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Pajhwok Afghan News) KABUL info-icon (Pajhwok): The Ministry ofWomen info-icon Affairs (MoWA) on Sunday expressed deep concern about 15 ...


Sun, 26 May 2019 22:20:45 GMT
Mobile Money Goes Live in Iraq With 'Zain Cash' - PR Newswire
Mobile Money Goes Live in Iraq With 'Zain Cash'  PR Newswire

BARCELONA, Spain, February 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- eServGlobal (LSE: ESG.L & ASX: ESV.AX) is pleased to announce the commercial launch of mobile ...


Tue, 23 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Zain Saudi to Sell and Lease Back Mobile Towers to IHS for $648 million - The Fast Mode
Zain Saudi to Sell and Lease Back Mobile Towers to IHS for $648 million  The Fast Mode

Zain Group has approved an offer to sell and lease back the passive physical infrastructure of its mobile tower portfolio to IHS for circa SAR 2.43 billion (USD ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:43:10 GMT
Huawei Mobile Services launches AppTouch for global carriers - Comms MEA
Huawei Mobile Services launches AppTouch for global carriers  Comms MEA

The new Huawei AppTouch platform provides a new way for carriers to integrate global digital *content* ecosystem and channel resources and will become an ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses - Markets Insider
Iraq - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses  Markets Insider

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Opportunities for Iraq's telecom sector once political unrest stabilisesThe political unrest in Iraq has battered th...


Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Out Of Africa, Into MENA - Global Finance
Out Of Africa, Into MENA  Global Finance

With more people holding a smartphone than a bank account, the MENA region offers giant opportunities for telcos offering payments and money-transfers.


Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Al-Jazeera Debate about American Influence In The World - Middle East Media Research Institute
Al-Jazeera Debate about American Influence In The World  Middle East Media Research Institute

Iranian researcher Amir Mousavi, a former advisor the Iranian Defense Minister, said in a March 5, 2019 debate on Al-Jazeera Network (Qatar) that America is a ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
‘I need my answers’: Knife-wielding man allegedly threatens to kill family and drink poison - Washington Post
‘I need my answers’: Knife-wielding man allegedly threatens to kill family and drink poison  Washington Post

From the outside, things seemed perfectly normal for a Monday evening at the two-story townhouse. But behind the red door, police say, a 28-year-old man ...


Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Publicis Media, Anghami Win Top Honors At MMA Smarties - AM Marketing, Media, Advertising News in - Arabian Marketer
Publicis Media, Anghami Win Top Honors At MMA Smarties - AM Marketing, Media, Advertising News in  Arabian Marketer

The Best in Show, implying the best work in the year, was awarded to Nescafe, Zenith & Anghami for 'Qahwet El Taleb El Masry'.


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Zain’s Ramadan Ad, With Images of Terrorism, Divides Twitter - The New York Times
Zain’s Ramadan Ad, With Images of Terrorism, Divides Twitter  The New York Times

BEIRUT, Lebanon — A suicide bomber straps on an explosive vest and boards a bus, but the passengers challenge him with exhortations to love and be ...


Tue, 30 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
IOM Iraq, Re:Coded organize Social Innovation Hackathon in Erbil, Iraq [EN/AR] - Iraq - ReliefWeb
IOM Iraq, Re:Coded organize Social Innovation Hackathon in Erbil, Iraq [EN/AR] - Iraq  ReliefWeb

21 July 2017. Erbil – The first Social Innovation Hackathon in Erbil, Iraq, will take place on 21–22 July organized by Re:Coded, a humanitarian innovation ...


Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Immigration blocks tour by popular Iraqi singer Nour Al-Zain - Green Left Weekly
Immigration blocks tour by popular Iraqi singer Nour Al-Zain  Green Left Weekly

I could not wait to purchase my ticket to Iraqi singer Nour Al-Zain's scheduled concert in Sydney this weekend. I made a trip to 'Iraqi' Fairfield last week and ...


Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UNHCR Regional Cash Assistance Update Syria & Iraq Situations, January to June 2017 - Syrian Arab Republic - Reliefweb
UNHCR Regional Cash Assistance Update Syria & Iraq Situations, January to June 2017 - Syrian Arab Republic  Reliefweb

UNHCR continues its strategic shift from the distribution of in-kind relief items to the provision of humanitarian cash assistance to refugees, primarily through ...


Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
KRG to take legal actions over Baghdad cutting Kurdistan's landlines - Kurdistan24
KRG to take legal actions over Baghdad cutting Kurdistan's landlines  Kurdistan24

In a recent decree, Iraq's Media and Communication Commission has requested all telecom companies in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region to cut off their ...


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:16:24 GMT
Culture - Capernaum: Heart-wrenching films about childhood - BBC News
Culture - Capernaum: Heart-wrenching films about childhood  BBC News

The Lebanese film Capernaum has been nominated for an Oscar. Arwa Haider looks at how some movies reveal stories of conflict and tragedy – through a ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Al-Nujaba Leader: IRGC, Hizbullah Were At Battle of Najaf - Middle East Media Research Institute
Al-Nujaba Leader: IRGC, Hizbullah Were At Battle of Najaf  Middle East Media Research Institute

Sheikh Akram Al-Kaabi, who is the Secretary-General of Harakat Hezbollah Al-Nujaba, was interviewed on Al-Nujaba TV (Iraq) on January 1, 2019. He said that ...


Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Major campaign launched to immunize 5.8 million Iraqi children against polio - UNICEF
Major campaign launched to immunize 5.8 million Iraqi children against polio  UNICEF

BAGHDAD, Iraq, 24 October 2016 – A five-day polio vaccination campaign is under way in Iraq to reach an estimated 5.8 million children below the age of five, ...


Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Saudi telcos settle disputes and agree new service royalties with government - The National
Saudi telcos settle disputes and agree new service royalties with government  The National

The annual royalty for commercial *service* will drop from 15% to 10% of net revenues under the agreement.


Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
From the streets of Beirut to the forests of Norway: Zain's story - InfoMigrants
From the streets of Beirut to the forests of Norway: Zain's story  InfoMigrants

In 2016, 12-year-old Zain Al Rafeea was working as a delivery boy on the streets of Beirut when he was discovered by a famous Lebanese film director.


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Celcom's Digital Unit Yoodo to Launch Netflix Add-On with 20GB Data - The Fast Mode
Celcom's Digital Unit Yoodo to Launch Netflix Add-On with 20GB Data  The Fast Mode

Yoodo, an independent digital mobile *service* that is owned and operated by Celcom Axiata, announced that it will introduce its brand new Netflix Add-On.


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 01:40:56 GMT
Zain Sudan signs LTE Roaming agreement with Telenor - Total Telecom
Zain Sudan signs LTE Roaming agreement with Telenor  Total Telecom

Zain Sudan and Telenor announced the signing of a global connectivity agreement that will enable Zain Sudan to provide LTE Roaming services. Through this ...


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BRIEF-Zain Kuwait Q4 Profit Rises - Reuters
BRIEF-Zain Kuwait Q4 Profit Rises  Reuters

Feb 7 (Reuters) - MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY : * Q4 GROUP NET INCOME REACHED 37 MILLION DINARS REFLECTING 16 PERCENT ...


Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Investment Treaty Arbitration in United Arab Emirates - Lexology
Investment Treaty Arbitration in United Arab Emirates  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Background. Foreign investment.


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tech, Media, Telecom Investor-State Arbitration Is On The Rise - Law360
Tech, Media, Telecom Investor-State Arbitration Is On The Rise  Law360

Disputes between foreign investors from the technology, media and telecommunications sector and host states are a substantial feature of the investor-state ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Special Report: Between Iraq and a rich place - Reuters
Special Report: Between Iraq and a rich place  Reuters

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The first hint that Christopher “Kiffer” Andress is not just your average CEO is the 9mm automatic pistol at his right hip. Employees of the ...


Thu, 27 May 2010 07:00:00 GMT
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Agreement on Promotion, Protection and Guarantee of Investments among Member States - Lexology
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Agreement on Promotion, Protection and Guarantee of Investments among Member States  Lexology

30 years since its entry into force. As the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation ("OIC") Agreement on promotion, protection and guarantee of investments among ...


Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GAR Article: Iraq hit with first ICSID claim - GAR
GAR Article: Iraq hit with first ICSID claim  GAR

UPDATED. After signing the ICSID Convention in late 2015, Iraq is facing its first claim under one of only two in force bilateral investment treaties,


Thu, 09 Feb 2017 08:00:00 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

Mobitel offers most attractively priced mobile data packages in the market - Daily Mirror
Mobitel offers most attractively priced mobile data packages in the market  Daily Mirror

Mobitel is proud to unveil its revamped mobile data offering which extends greater value addition to pre-paid data customers with attractively priced data ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile technology, broadband flourish in Iraq Kurdish zone - Reuters
Mobile technology, broadband flourish in Iraq Kurdish zone  Reuters

ARBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Like many young people hungry for change in the Middle East, 21-year-old student Meran Mubarak is embracing social media as fast as ...


Thu, 16 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel provides customers over Rs.850mn in reloads and services in time of need - Daily Mirror
Mobitel provides customers over Rs.850mn in reloads and services in time of need  Daily Mirror

As the national mobile *service* provider, Mobitel extends its deepest heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims of the Easter Sunday attack. It is a time of ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel showcases South Asia's first 5G deployment over mobile network - Daily Mirror
Mobitel showcases South Asia's first 5G deployment over mobile network  Daily Mirror

Mobitel (Pvt.) Ltd, the national mobile *service* provider in Sri Lanka successfully showcased South Asia's first 5G deployment over a mobile network on April 5, ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel partners UTECH Technologies to introduce IIoT solutions - Daily Mirror
Mobitel partners UTECH Technologies to introduce IIoT solutions  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel, announced a strategic collaboration with UTECH recently. As the authorised reseller, Mobitel, ...


Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
05th Helicopter tour for Mobitel 4G Nation winners - Daily Mirror
05th Helicopter tour for Mobitel 4G Nation winners  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka's National Mobile Services Provider, recently hosted loyal customers to an unforgettable experience in the skies via a Helicopter ride for the 05th time.


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel Cash Bonanza Carnival 2018 in Nittambuwa - Daily Mirror
Mobitel Cash Bonanza Carnival 2018 in Nittambuwa  Daily Mirror

The National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel, successfully concluded another episode of its much acclaimed loyalty rewards programme with the 'Mobitel Cash ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel revolutionizes 'Green Tech' with launch of ThuruMithuru - Daily Mirror
Mobitel revolutionizes 'Green Tech' with launch of ThuruMithuru  Daily Mirror

Mobitel is poised to partner with Thuru (one of the 10 finalists of the Season 2 of Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak), Sri Lanka's first-ever innovation and ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel facilitates 'The Clairvoyants' Presented by Cinnamon Life – a magic-mentalist show - Daily Mirror
Mobitel facilitates 'The Clairvoyants' Presented by Cinnamon Life – a magic-mentalist show  Daily Mirror

Mobitel is proud to be the Official Communication Partner for the highly anticipated show, The Clairvoyants presented by Cinnamon Life, featuring the ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
[List] Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update available in these countries - SamMobile
[List] Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update available in these countries  SamMobile

To find out if the official Galaxy Note 9 Android Pie update is available in your country, you can check out our constantly updating list. - SamMobile.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid - PhoneWorld Magazine
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid  PhoneWorld Magazine

Ufone is one of the 4G LTE cellular *service* providers in Pakistan. The company started its operations in Islamabad on January 29, 2001. The main focus of the ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel empowers customers to transact via People's Bank mobile Banking app and KIOSK machines in gr - Daily Mirror
Mobitel empowers customers to transact via People's Bank mobile Banking app and KIOSK machines in gr  Daily Mirror

Enhancing customer convenience by leaps and bounds, Mobitel expanded its reach to millions of its consumers to conveniently settle bills and obtain reloads ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel's mCash partners with JustPay© for mCash top ups directly from Bank - Daily Mirror
Mobitel's mCash partners with JustPay© for mCash top ups directly from Bank  Daily Mirror

Mobitel, the National Mobile *Service* Provider, has partnered with JustPay©, a secure, real-time payment *service*, to enable Mobitel mCash customers to top up ...


Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel's mCash partners with The Open University of Sri Lanka for convenient student payments - Daily Mirror
Mobitel's mCash partners with The Open University of Sri Lanka for convenient student payments  Daily Mirror

The National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel, has partnered with the Open University of Sri Lanka (OUSL) to provide yet another *service* through Mobitel's ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel takes Esports to the next level with the Xstation Football Championships - Daily Mirror
Mobitel takes Esports to the next level with the Xstation Football Championships  Daily Mirror

Mobitel Xstation Football Championship, which was organized by Mobitel in partnership with Gamer.LK, kicked off on Sunday the 15th of July with well over 380 ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel paves the way for IoT at Sri Lanka's first ever industry forum and hackathon on NB-IoT - Daily Mirror
Mobitel paves the way for IoT at Sri Lanka's first ever industry forum and hackathon on NB-IoT  Daily Mirror

Mobitel, The National Mobile *Service* Provider, recently hosted Sri Lanka's first ever industry Forum on NB-IoT (Narrowband Internet of Things) technology at ...


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel won several prestigious awards at the Techno and INFOTEL - Daily Mirror
Mobitel won several prestigious awards at the Techno and INFOTEL  Daily Mirror

Mobitel, Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, won several prestigious awards at the National Engineering and Technology Exhibition, Techno 2017, ...


Thu, 30 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Mahagastotte Hill Climb powered by Mobitel - Daily Mirror
Mahagastotte Hill Climb powered by Mobitel  Daily Mirror

Mobitel is partnering with Ceylon Motor Sports Club to sponsor the eagerly anticipated Mahagastotte Hill Climb Race at Mahagastotte Hill, which has become a ...


Wed, 21 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel and Commercial Bank Launch Data + Credit Card - Daily Mirror
Mobitel and Commercial Bank Launch Data + Credit Card  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel has partnered with one of the leading banks in Sri Lanka, Commercial Bank to offer a first of its kind credit ...


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel's X Station Facilitates First-ever 3D Printing Camp - Daily Mirror
Mobitel's X Station Facilitates First-ever 3D Printing Camp  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel, recently partnered with RCS2 Technologies (Pvt) Ltd and the Ministry of Education to organize a 3D ...


Mon, 18 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel successfully hosts 'Google I/O Extended Sri Lanka 2018' for 05th year - Daily Mirror
Mobitel successfully hosts 'Google I/O Extended Sri Lanka 2018' for 05th year  Daily Mirror

Mobitel, Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider recently hosted the Extended event of the highly anticipated Google I/O 2018 on 08 May 2018 at the Stein ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel - Nokia Promotion rewards customers with Rs. 1.5 Million and 16 Motor Cycles - Daily Mirror
Mobitel - Nokia Promotion rewards customers with Rs. 1.5 Million and 16 Motor Cycles  Daily Mirror

Mobitel, Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, and HMD Global, the Home of Nokia phones, wrapped up their season of special promotions of Nokia ...


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel powers Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak Season 2 as it culminates to a Grand Finale - Daily Mirror
Mobitel powers Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak Season 2 as it culminates to a Grand Finale  Daily Mirror

Kotiyak Vatina Adahas' Season 2 Grand Finale will be aired on Sirasa TV on 15th June 2018 at 09 pm. Sri Lanka's first-ever innovation and entrepreneurship- ...


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
eChannelling joins hands with Helakuru - Daily Mirror
eChannelling joins hands with Helakuru  Daily Mirror

Dhanika Perera - Bhasha Lanka (Helakuru), Founder/Chief Executive Officer exchanging the partnership agreement with Suneth Haputhanthri - General ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel leads telecom industry in Customer Service Excellence - Daily Mirror
Mobitel leads telecom industry in Customer Service Excellence  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel, has been placed ahead of all local telcos in the 'Customer *Service* Excellence' rankings released by LMD ...


Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel Cash Bonanza Carnival creates buzz in Bandarawela - Daily Mirror
Mobitel Cash Bonanza Carnival creates buzz in Bandarawela  Daily Mirror

The eagerly awaited Mobitel Cash Bonanza took off with great gusto in Bandarawela recently. The National Mobile *Service* Provider pulled out all the stops to ...


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Top swimmers compete at Mobitel Sponsored '81st Annual 2-Mile Sea Swim' - Daily Mirror
Top swimmers compete at Mobitel Sponsored '81st Annual 2-Mile Sea Swim'  Daily Mirror

Sponsored by Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel, the '81st Annual 2-Mile Sea Swim' organized by Sri Lanka Aquatic Sports Union (SLASU) ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel's Cash Bonanza Season 2 winner drives away with a brand new Montero - Daily Mirror
Mobitel's Cash Bonanza Season 2 winner drives away with a brand new Montero  Daily Mirror

The National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel recently presented the 10th grand prize of a brand new Montero as a part of its year-round Cash Bonanza ...


Mon, 27 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Nalin Perera appointed as CEO of Mobitel - Daily Mirror
Nalin Perera appointed as CEO of Mobitel  Daily Mirror

Nalin Perera has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Mobitel (Pvt.) Ltd. He started his career at Mobitel in 2001 as General Manager Marketing ...


Tue, 04 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Galaxy A8 (2018) update brings February patch, stability improvements - SamMobile
Galaxy A8 (2018) update brings February patch, stability improvements  SamMobile

Samsung has been actively updating the Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018), its best mid-range phones yet, since before the devices went on sale.


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel Synonymous with Aquatic Sports - Daily Mirror
Mobitel Synonymous with Aquatic Sports  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka's National Mobile *Service* Provider, Mobitel, is pleased to be the Main Sponsor of the '81st Annual 2-Mile Sea Swim' organized by Sri Lanka Aquatic ...


Fri, 02 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel revamps its Customer Care Centre in Kurunegala with the latest technology - Daily Mirror
Mobitel revamps its Customer Care Centre in Kurunegala with the latest technology  Daily Mirror

Sri Lanka Telecom and Mobitel Chairman P. G. Kumarasingha cutting the ribbon at the reopening of the Mobitel Customer Care Center in Kurunegala alongside ...


Wed, 04 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Mobitel Cash Bonanza Montero Extravaganza awards 8th lucky winner - Daily Mirror
Mobitel Cash Bonanza Montero Extravaganza awards 8th lucky winner  Daily Mirror

Cash Bonanza Montero Extravaganza 2016, introduced by the national mobile *service* provider, SLT Mobitel, has become one of the most popular competitions ...


Sat, 08 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel launches SCOPE hotline in partnership with the Perinatal Society of Sri Lanka (PSSL) - Daily Mirror
Mobitel launches SCOPE hotline in partnership with the Perinatal Society of Sri Lanka (PSSL)  Daily Mirror

paediatricians, obstetricians, and community physicians by dialling the dedicated hotline. Targeted at Junior Medical Officers or peripheral level clinicians, this ...


Thu, 12 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
mCash Partners with Keells Super - Daily Mirror
mCash Partners with Keells Super  Daily Mirror

Infusing further convenience and ease into its mobile offering, the National Mobile *Service* Provider Mobitel has partnered with Keells Super outlets to offer ...


Sun, 01 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mobitel partners with HMD Global for the latest Nokia Android Smartphones promotion - Daily Mirror
Mobitel partners with HMD Global for the latest Nokia Android Smartphones promotion  Daily Mirror

One lucky winner will walk away with Rs. 1.5 million and 16 lucky winners will walk away with TVS Apache Motorbikes (2 per week). Sri Lanka's National Mobile ...


Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Sri Lanka warned of ISIS activity - The Sunday Times Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka warned of ISIS activity  The Sunday Times Sri Lanka

A state intelligence arm has warned the Government over what it fears is the radicalisation of Muslim groups turning out to be supporters of the ISIS - the.


Sun, 27 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Jaffna International Trade Fair to be held next week - Daily Mirror
Jaffna International Trade Fair to be held next week  Daily Mirror

The head table, from left: McShaw Automotive Ltd Marketing Manager Chatura Kaththriarachchi, The Harvest Co (Pvt.) Ltd RFL Bangladesh General Manager ...


Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Indian business : industry : industry : Telecom : index - domain-B
Indian business : industry : industry : Telecom : index  domain-B

Tata group paid lenders and govt Rs50,000 cr to offload Tata Tele to Airtel; 09 July 2019. Govt weighing Rs74,000-cr bailout for BSNL, MTNL: report; 03 July ...


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:19:32 GMT
How to spend the first 24 hours in Colombo, Sri Lanka - Wanderlust
How to spend the first 24 hours in Colombo, Sri Lanka  Wanderlust

With its rich history, eclectic culture and buzzy culinary scene, the hip Sri Lankan capital deserves to be more than just a side note to the rest of the island, says ...


Mon, 24 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The Three Largest Russian Telco Stocks, And The One Providing Internet to North Korea - Frontera
The Three Largest Russian Telco Stocks, And The One Providing Internet to North Korea  Frontera

Russia-based TransTeleCom, better known as TTK, has established a fiber optic network to provide Internet connection to North Korea. According to a map on ...


Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Latest Updates for Samsung Galaxy Grand I9082 - UPDATO
Latest Updates for Samsung Galaxy Grand I9082  UPDATO

To check your current Samsung Galaxy Grand I9082's firmware, go to Settings>About phone>Software Updates and look at the build number. Search your ...


Fri, 10 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
"I Will Follow, I Will Lead" presented by the Choir of S. Thomas' Preparatory School - dailymirror.lk
"I Will Follow, I Will Lead" presented by the Choir of S. Thomas' Preparatory School  dailymirror.lk

Displaying a vast array of talents, innovative dynamics, creative arrangements and exploring boundaries of traditional and contemporary music, school choirs ...


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Samsung Galaxy S7 Firmware update country list- Download Android 8 - nation.lk - The Nation Newspaper
Samsung Galaxy S7 Firmware update country list- Download Android 8  nation.lk - The Nation Newspaper

Samsung Galaxy S7 Firmware (Software) update release country & carrier list. Have you got a new Android 8 update? If you find the Samsung S7 firmware ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Who Uses Google's Public DNS? - CircleID
Who Uses Google's Public DNS?  CircleID

Much has been said about how Google uses the services they provide, including their mail *service*, their office productivity tools, file storage and similar services, ...


Sat, 16 Nov 2013 08:00:00 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
Mahendran's phone records show calls to PTL CEO Palisena - Daily Mirror
Mahendran's phone records show calls to PTL CEO Palisena  Daily Mirror

The forensic communication report presented before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) by SI Yasanka Jayasinghe of the CID today revealed phone ...


Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
RIL Property launches 'Parkland' office complex at Park Street - Daily Mirror
RIL Property launches 'Parkland' office complex at Park Street  Daily Mirror

The launch of the new state-of-the-art Parkland office complex of RIL Property, with its prestigious and prime location is being heralded as the best answer for ...


Thu, 09 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Looming Loons - Daily Mirror
Looming Loons  Daily Mirror

Google, the world's largest information *service* provider, will carry out Project Loon, listing Sri Lanka as the first country in the world to experience this novel ...


Mon, 28 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
MyDeal.lk celebrates 4 years - Daily Mirror
MyDeal.lk celebrates 4 years  Daily Mirror

From left: Chief Marketing Officer Mehraj Sally, Chief Executive Officer Kumar Malvani and Managing Director Damitha Ginigaddarage In this day and age where ...


Tue, 17 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Free education from start to finish Doctors are paid to work full time in Govt. hospitals - Daily Mirror
Free education from start to finish Doctors are paid to work full time in Govt. hospitals  Daily Mirror

What should be the first and the most sacred responsibility of these medical doctors? It's the 'people'. People paid for everything for their education from start to ...


Fri, 07 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Cinnamon TBC asia: mega destination promotion initiative with national carrier Sri Lankan Airlines - Daily Mirror
Cinnamon TBC asia: mega destination promotion initiative with national carrier Sri Lankan Airlines  Daily Mirror

Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts, together with the national carrier Sri Lankan Airlines,is proud to present Cinnamon TBC asia 2016 from 2-7 June 2016; a mega ...


Tue, 29 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
MyDeal.lk celebrates 4 years of 'The best deals in town' - Daily Mirror
MyDeal.lk celebrates 4 years of 'The best deals in town'  Daily Mirror

In this day and age where 'startup' is the buzzword and ecommerce companies are mushrooming, one of Sri Lanka's pioneer daily deal website startups, ...


Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
EWIS Peripherals partners EV Points for innovative car charging - Daily Mirror
EWIS Peripherals partners EV Points for innovative car charging  Daily Mirror

Powering the future of electric vehicle charging in Sri Lanka, Sunrise Engineering officially launched one of the world's most innovative and standardised electric ...


Wed, 01 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Shilpa 2015: An innovative experience blended with Sri Lankan Culture - Daily Mirror
Shilpa 2015: An innovative experience blended with Sri Lankan Culture  Daily Mirror

Giving a memorable experience for those who appreciate the traditional handicraft industry, and also to those who would like to explore the rich Sri Lankan ...


Mon, 07 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Census and Statistics Department releases rebased 2Q15 GDP data - Daily Mirror
Census and Statistics Department releases rebased 2Q15 GDP data  Daily Mirror

Department of Census and Statistics (DCS) released yesterday, the preliminary estimates of the current and constant annual Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for ...


Thu, 17 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
HR, an important common ground to achieve economic prosperity: IPM Sri Lanka President - Daily Mirror
HR, an important common ground to achieve economic prosperity: IPM Sri Lanka President  Daily Mirror

A country's human resources are a key factor which influences its growth and development. Sri Lanka's premier professional body for human resources ...


Wed, 10 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT

Iraq's Asiacell partners Ericsson to expand network coverage - The National
Iraq's Asiacell partners Ericsson to expand network coverage  The National

Iraqi operator is aiming to enhance its connectivity using latest Swedish technology.


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:07:06 GMT
Asiacell Selects Ericsson Services for Superior User Experiences in Iraq - Al-Bawaba
Asiacell Selects Ericsson Services for Superior User Experiences in Iraq  Al-Bawaba

Asiacell has selected Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) services and solutions to expand its network coverage and enhance end-user experience in Iraq. Signed on ...


Sun, 14 Jul 2019 08:17:59 GMT
Asiacell in partnership with Ericsson - Gulf Today
Asiacell in partnership with Ericsson  Gulf Today

Asiacell has selected Ericsson services and solutions to expand its network coverage and enhance end-user experience in Iraq. Signed on July 11, 2019, the ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:53:18 GMT
Asiacell taps Huawei to initiate network modernisation - Tahawul Tech
Asiacell taps Huawei to initiate network modernisation  Tahawul Tech

Asiacell has selected Huawei to initiate network modernisation across Iraq as a continuation of their 17-year partnership.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 11:43:00 GMT
Asiacell partners with Ericsson to expand network coverage - Telecompaper
Asiacell partners with Ericsson to expand network coverage  Telecompaper

Iraqi operator Asiacell has selected Ericsson to expand its network coverage and enhance end-user experience in Iraq. Under the agreement, Ericsson will ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 08:33:00 GMT
Awards reaffirm Ooredoo Group's progress as a global digital enabler READ MORE - Gulf Times
Awards reaffirm Ooredoo Group's progress as a global digital enabler READ MORE  Gulf Times

Ooredoo Group's transformation into a digital enabler across its global footprint was recently recognised at the 5G World Awards.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 18:35:00 GMT
Qatar- Awards reaffirm Ooredoo Group's progress as a global digital enabler - MENAFN.COM
Qatar- Awards reaffirm Ooredoo Group's progress as a global digital enabler  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Ooredoo Group's transformation into a digital enabler across its global footprint was recently recognised at the 5G World Awards.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:00:00 GMT
Iraqi stockpickers see a silver lining as public mood darkens - Financial Times
Iraqi stockpickers see a silver lining as public mood darkens  Financial Times

Despite challenges, fund managers eye potential for returns in the thinly traded exchange.


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Asiacell to offer free access to Wikipedia in Iraq - Phys.Org
Asiacell to offer free access to Wikipedia in Iraq  Phys.Org

The Wikimedia Foundation, which runs online encyclopaedia Wikipedia, said Tuesday that telecoms operator Asiacell will offer free access to the website to its ...


Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Phone network chaos as regulator orders block on Korek calls - Rudaw
Phone network chaos as regulator orders block on Korek calls  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Mobile phone users faced serious disruption on Sunday when the Iraqi Communications and Media Commission (CMC) ordered ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Order to disrupt telecom networks affects thousands after failed bid to make sector more competitive - Kurdistan24
Order to disrupt telecom networks affects thousands after failed bid to make sector more competitive  Kurdistan24

Over the past years, people in the autonomous Kurdistan Region and Iraq have repeatedly taken to social media to share their complaints and dissatisfaction ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 04:32:36 GMT
UPDATE 1-Asiacell, Korek have yet to receive demand from Iraq to move HQ to Baghdad - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Asiacell, Korek have yet to receive demand from Iraq to move HQ to Baghdad  Reuters

(Adds Korek). BAGHDAD, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Asiacell and Korek Telecom said on Tuesday they have not yet received a formal demand from the Iraqi ...


Tue, 10 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Qatar Telecom to raise Asiacell stake in Iraq share sale - Reuters
Qatar Telecom to raise Asiacell stake in Iraq share sale  Reuters

Qatar Telecom (Qtel) plans to raise its stake in Asiacell as part of the Iraqi unit's $1.35 billion share sale, a Baghdad bourse official said on Thursday, as the Gulf ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
ICFLIX Enters Iraq in Partnership with Telecom Giant Asiacell - PR Newswire
ICFLIX Enters Iraq in Partnership with Telecom Giant Asiacell  PR Newswire

DUBAI, UAE, August 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ICFLIX, the Middle East and North Africa's leading Internet streaming *service* has forged a strategic partnership...


Thu, 04 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq Stock Market Report - MENAFN.COM
Iraq Stock Market Report  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Iraq Business News) Rabee Securities Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) market report (week ending: 4th April 2019). Please click here to downl.


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq banks its future on Qi Card - Chatham House
Iraq banks its future on Qi Card  Chatham House

Ahmed Tabaqchali tells how home-grown technology has brought digital payments to a country devastated by war.


Mon, 27 May 2019 03:50:21 GMT
World Bank partner pledges $269 million to develop Iraq telecom Zain - Kurdistan24
World Bank partner pledges $269 million to develop Iraq telecom Zain  Kurdistan24

An international financial institution announced on Tuesday that it was providing a financial package of $269 million to a leading Iraqi mobile network operator to ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:00:53 GMT
Dubai collector Shad Abdulkarim plans to build first Kurdish museum of art - The National
Dubai collector Shad Abdulkarim plans to build first Kurdish museum of art  The National

The Salam Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art is due to open in Abdulkarim's native Sulaymaniyah next year.


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq telco Asiacell shares double bourse market cap - Reuters
Iraq telco Asiacell shares double bourse market cap  Reuters

BAGHDAD, March 5 (Reuters) - The market capitalisation of the Baghdad bourse doubled in February to reach $9.2 billion, boosted by Asiacell share trading, ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2013 08:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Iraq to sell fourth mobile licence - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Iraq to sell fourth mobile licence  Reuters

Three existing operators paid $1.25 bln for licences in 2007.


Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Mazin al-Eshaiker tells Al Arabiya English on why he's a good choice for Iraq PM - Al-Arabiya
Mazin al-Eshaiker tells Al Arabiya English on why he's a good choice for Iraq PM  Al-Arabiya

Sources with close knowledge of internal political consultations have asserted that among the names being floated by political groups for Iraqrsquo;s.


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iraqi Stock Market wakes up from its Slumber - MENAFN.COM
Iraqi Stock Market wakes up from its Slumber  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Iraq Business News) By Ahmed Tabaqchali, CIO of Asia Frontier Capital (AFC) Iraq Fund. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do ...


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq's Asiacell appoints CEO - Telecoms.com
Iraq's Asiacell appoints CEO  Telecoms.com

Iraqi operator Asiacell, a subsidiary of Qatari operator group Ooredoo, has appointed Amer Al Sunna as its CEO.


Mon, 09 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Worried About a Global Markets Meltdown: Try Iraqi Stocks - The Wall Street Journal
Worried About a Global Markets Meltdown: Try Iraqi Stocks  The Wall Street Journal

Iraq's stock market is defying the violent swings that have struck the global markets this year. The country's main stock index is up more than 10% this year, ...


Sun, 01 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
First IPO on Iraqi stock market since invasion is a whopper: $1.3 billion for Asiacell - Quartz
First IPO on Iraqi stock market since invasion is a whopper: $1.3 billion for Asiacell  Quartz

Iraqi mobile phone operator Asiacell is seeking to raise some $1.3 billion on the Baghdad stock market in the first major IPO since the 2003 US-led invasion.


Thu, 03 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Only Known Iraq Billionaire Hires Women After Hussein - Bloomberg
Only Known Iraq Billionaire Hires Women After Hussein  Bloomberg

Faruk Mustafa Rasool first saw a mobile phone in 1998 while he was lying in a London hospital bed recovering from quadruple heart bypass surgery. Ignoring ...


Mon, 23 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Zain, Asiacell launch 3G in quick succession - TeleGeography
Zain, Asiacell launch 3G in quick succession  TeleGeography

Iraq. Zain Iraq, the country's largest mobile operator by subscribers, reportedly turned on its 3G network on 31 December, making it the first cellco in the country ...


Fri, 02 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Fertile ground for mobile wallets: Iraq - ????
Fertile ground for mobile wallets: Iraq  ????

Hussein Kanber agha says his company has built a user friendly mobile wallet that will allow Iraqis to make payments using their mobile phones. In a country ...


Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Ooredoo Group records QR30bn in revenue for 2018 - The Peninsula Qatar
Ooredoo Group records QR30bn in revenue for 2018  The Peninsula Qatar

Driven by strong contributions from Oman and Kuwait, Ooredoo recorded QR29.9bn in revenue for the year 2018. Most of Ooredoo's operations delivered a solid ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
APM Terminals Bahrain aims to raise more than $30m with IPO - Gulf Business News
APM Terminals Bahrain aims to raise more than $30m with IPO  Gulf Business News

The offering will start on November 8 and will remain open until November 24.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband - Yahoo Finance
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband  Yahoo Finance

Many countries in the Middle East have substantial mobile infrastructure in place, particularly in the urban areas. NEW YORK , May 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq's Asiacell Seeks To Raise $1.35bn From IPO - Gulf Business News
Iraq's Asiacell Seeks To Raise $1.35bn From IPO  Gulf Business News

Iraqi telecommunications operator Asiacell, a unit of Qatar Telecom, plans to raise at least $1.35 billion by offering 25 per cent of its share capital in an initial ...


Tue, 25 Dec 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Qatar Telecom now owns 64.1% of Asiacell - Arab News
Qatar Telecom now owns 64.1% of Asiacell  Arab News

DUBAI: Qatar Telecom used Iraqi unit Asiacell's $ 1.27 billion share sale, Iraq's largest ever flotation, to raise its stake to 64 percent in a vote of confidence in a ...


Tue, 05 Feb 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Qtel takes majority holding in Asiacell - Financial Times
Qtel takes majority holding in Asiacell  Financial Times

Qtel, Qatar's state telecommunications company, is set to become the majority shareholder in Asiacell, the Iraqi mobile operator that is preparing for its initial ...


Tue, 05 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Ooredoo Group posts QR15.3bn revenue in first half of 2018 - Gulf Times
Ooredoo Group posts QR15.3bn revenue in first half of 2018  Gulf Times

Ooredoo Group has reported a QR15.3bn revenue in the first half of 2018, driven by strong contributions from Qatar, Iraq, Oman, Kuwait, Tunisia, and Myanmar.


Sun, 29 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq lifts social media ban, some websites still blocked - Reuters UK
Iraq lifts social media ban, some websites still blocked  Reuters UK

DUBAI, July 1 (Reuters) - Iraq has lifted a 17-day social media ban imposed to disrupt the communications of armed militants who have seized much of its west ...


Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Armed group explode Korek Telecom office south of Baghdad, kidnap employees - Kurdistan24
Armed group explode Korek Telecom office south of Baghdad, kidnap employees  Kurdistan24

An armed group on Friday night attacked Korek Telecom's office in the city of Hilla in Iraq's Babil Province and kidnapped employees, the company stated.


Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
NRT English - NRT
NRT English  NRT

SULAIMANI — Korek Telecom apologized to its customers Sunday (March 24) and described the decision by the Iraqi Communications and Media Commission ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ooredoo Group announced revenue for 9 months 2018 - ZAWYA
Ooredoo Group announced revenue for 9 months 2018  ZAWYA

Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo Q.P.S.C. (“Ooredoo”) - Ticker: ORDS today announced results for the first nine months ended 30 September 2018. Financial Highlights:.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses - Markets Insider
Iraq - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses  Markets Insider

NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Opportunities for Iraq's telecom sector once political unrest stabilisesThe political unrest in Iraq has battered th...


Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Will Iraq be the next hot frontier stock market? - Khaleej Times
Will Iraq be the next hot frontier stock market?  Khaleej Times

A dismal legacy of civil war, sanctions, insurgency, foreign invasion and terrorism has had a catastrophic impact on the Iraqi economy. Prime Minister Haider Al ...


Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Business executives killed in Iraq plane crash - Reuters
Business executives killed in Iraq plane crash  Reuters

The chief executive of private equity group MerchantBridge and two JPMorgan executives were among seven people killed when a small plane crashed in ...


Sat, 05 Feb 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Ooredoo enhances network investment to boost digital experience - Telecom Lead
Ooredoo enhances network investment to boost digital experience  Telecom Lead

Ooredoo has revealed the company's latest network investment to enhance customers' digital experiences. Ooredoo network speed and expansion Ooredoo ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Facebook said to be considering crypto payments - The National
Facebook said to be considering crypto payments  The National

Social networking giant Facebook is said to be in discussions with financial firms and online merchants to explore a cryptocurrency based payments systems.


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Liquid Telecom appoints new chief operating officer - BusinessTech
Liquid Telecom appoints new chief operating officer  BusinessTech

Liquid Telecom has appointed Ahmad Mokhles as group chief operating officer (GCOO), a new position created in the company.


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
KRG to take legal actions over Baghdad cutting Kurdistan's landlines - Kurdistan24
KRG to take legal actions over Baghdad cutting Kurdistan's landlines  Kurdistan24

In a recent decree, Iraq's Media and Communication Commission has requested all telecom companies in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region to cut off their ...


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:16:24 GMT
Arab world 'can use economy to end conflict as Europe did' - The National
Arab world 'can use economy to end conflict as Europe did'  The National

Arab leaders should learn from Europe's recovery from the devastation of World War II to deliver a peaceful region that its youth yearns for, a senior IMF official ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Publicis buys Epsilon for $4.4bn - The National
Publicis buys Epsilon for $4.4bn  The National

Publicis will pay $4.4 billion to acquire Alliance Data's Epsilon marketing unit, the French advertising group said on Sunday, expanding its digital business and ...


Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Digging deep into the past: unearthing ancient civilisations in the UAE - The National
Digging deep into the past: unearthing ancient civilisations in the UAE  The National

How a team from England and Denmark lay the foundations for archaeology in the UAE 60 years ago.


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Beyond the Headlines podcast: the cultural importance of Mosul - The National
Beyond the Headlines podcast: the cultural importance of Mosul  The National

Iraq needs $2 billion (Dh7.34bn) to revive its cultural heritage and renovate areas destroyed by ISIS. But the country says it does not have the capacity to rebuild ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Data and social media take centre stage at Sharjah forum - The National
Data and social media take centre stage at Sharjah forum  The National

The eighth annual International Government Communication Forum focused on the role of government communication in supporting and enhancing human ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kurdish telecom company concerned over Baghdad order to cut landlines - Rudaw
Kurdish telecom company concerned over Baghdad order to cut landlines  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Iraq's Communications and Media Commission has ordered several Kurdish communication companies to stop their landline ...


Tue, 02 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Exclusive: Lord Lamont may be called as witness in lawsuit over Iraq investments - The Independent
Exclusive: Lord Lamont may be called as witness in lawsuit over Iraq investments  The Independent

The former Conservative chancellor Lord Lamont looks set to be dragged into a High Court legal action over an investment company he advised that went into ...


Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Ooredoo Group 2016 revenue inches up 1%; customers grow 19% to 138m - TeleGeography
Ooredoo Group 2016 revenue inches up 1%; customers grow 19% to 138m  TeleGeography

Qatar. Qatar-based Ooredoo Group's consolidated annual revenue increased by 1% in 2016 to QAR32.503 billion (USD8.919 billion), driven by sales growth in ...


Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Three Dubai men given life sentences for revenge killing - The National
Three Dubai men given life sentences for revenge killing  The National

Two were hitmen and the man who hired them wanted vengeance for the death of his brother.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
After Liberation Came Destruction | Iraqi Militias and the Aftermath of Amerli - Human Rights Watch
After Liberation Came Destruction | Iraqi Militias and the Aftermath of Amerli  Human Rights Watch

At the end of August 2014, following a three-month siege by the armed group Islamic State (also known as ISIS), Iraqi and United States air strikes and ground ...


Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Tesla launches Model 3 in China ahead of schedule - The National
Tesla launches Model 3 in China ahead of schedule  The National

Tesla has started delivering Model 3 cars in China slightly ahead of schedule, as it looks to revive its sales that have been hit hard by Sino-US trade tensions.


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
GE's current pain may signal long-term gain - The National
GE's current pain may signal long-term gain  The National

It was another painful earnings day at General Electric (GE) but this time around, the company may finally be cutting deep enough to give its turnaround efforts a ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Giant tourist city project on Lake Dukan gets $1.6 billion investment - Rudaw
Giant tourist city project on Lake Dukan gets $1.6 billion investment  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Plans to build a gigantic tourist city on Lake Dukan, one of the Kurdistan Region's most beautiful, unspoiled nature spots, made a ...


Sun, 29 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iraq widens Internet blocks to disrupt insurgent communications - Livemint
Iraq widens Internet blocks to disrupt insurgent communications  Livemint

Dubai: Iraq widened a clampdown on social media on Monday, blocking secure private communications channels to prevent Sunni militants from using them in ...


Tue, 17 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei outspends Apple on R&D for a 5G Edge - The National
Huawei outspends Apple on R&D for a 5G Edge  The National

Shenzhen-headquartered company's 2018 R&D budget accounted for 14% of its revenue.


Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uber mulls acquiring Deliveroo - The National
Uber mulls acquiring Deliveroo  The National

A buyout would give Uber greater leverage in the food delivery market.


Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
$40 million worth of Bitcoin stolen from Binance Exchange - The National
$40 million worth of Bitcoin stolen from Binance Exchange  The National

Binance, one of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges, said hackers withdrew 7,000 Bitcoin via a single transaction in a “large scale security breach”, the ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Apple unveils revamped iPads as it readies taking on Netflix - The National
Apple unveils revamped iPads as it readies taking on Netflix  The National

Next week, Apple is launching its Netflix competitor and an Apple News Magazines subscription *service*.


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei posts 39% jump in first-quarter revenues - The National
Huawei posts 39% jump in first-quarter revenues  The National

Huawei's revenues soared by 39 per cent year-on-year in the first three months of 2019, even amid US pressure and some concerns that its 5G equipment is not ...


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid - PhoneWorld Magazine
Ufone International Roaming Tariffs & Offers 2019 – Prepaid, Postpaid  PhoneWorld Magazine

Ufone is one of the 4G LTE cellular *service* providers in Pakistan. The company started its operations in Islamabad on January 29, 2001. The main focus of the ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Estate of MerchantBridge founder faces new lawsuit over Asiacell investment - The National
Estate of MerchantBridge founder faces new lawsuit over Asiacell investment  The National

Former partner in the company alleges that its late founder, Basil Al Rahim, misrepresented the MerchantBridge stake in the Iraq mobile operator.


Tue, 09 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Investing in Iraq: a frontier too far? - Financial Times
Investing in Iraq: a frontier too far?  Financial Times

There are frontier investment markets, and then there is Iraq. Bombings and fighting killed at least 42 people on Thursday alone, in nine or more separate ...


Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Volunteers aspire to beautify Erbil through painting colorful walls, murals, bridges - Rudaw
Volunteers aspire to beautify Erbil through painting colorful walls, murals, bridges  Rudaw

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Young volunteers in the Kurdistan Region have come together to add a little bit of color to the capital city through their "Colorful Erbil" ...


Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Meet the mini marvels helping make the Asian Cup a success - The National
Meet the mini marvels helping make the Asian Cup a success  The National

Within the bowels of the Zayed Sports City Stadium on Friday, a changing room will be a hive of activity. Nervous voices will chatter. Orders will be barked out.


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
20% of world's top grocery stores will use blockchain for food safety by 2025 - The National
20% of world's top grocery stores will use blockchain for food safety by 2025  The National

Two of the top 10 grocers in the world by revenue will start using blockchain by 2025, a study has found, because the technology helps improve food safety for ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Musk's SpaceX push hits French resistance - The National
Musk's SpaceX push hits French resistance  The National

France says space industry will not be a part of forthcoming US EU trade talks despite Tesla chief's plea for inclusion.


Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dubai woman raped twice by WhatsApp friend - The National
Dubai woman raped twice by WhatsApp friend  The National

The man allegedly raped her after inviting her for dinner.


Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Most of world's innovations projects do not see light of day - The National
Most of world's innovations projects do not see light of day  The National

Over-commitment, lack of leadership and absence of suitable internal processes are hampering the successful execution of innovative ideas, says Oracle report.


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern receives Emirati delegation - The National
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern receives Emirati delegation  The National

The representatives conveyed the UAE's condolences on behalf of the Rulers and the people,


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wealthy Individuals To Be Main Buyers Of Zain Iraq IPO – CFO - Gulf Business News
Wealthy Individuals To Be Main Buyers Of Zain Iraq IPO – CFO  Gulf Business News

Zain Iraq expects wealthy individuals to be the largest subscriber group in the telecom operator's 2014 IPO and looks to raise more than $1 billion, its chief ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Aston Martin chief laughs off threat from shift to hands-free cars - The National
Aston Martin chief laughs off threat from shift to hands-free cars  The National

As automobile giants and innovative technology gurus race to develop automated vehicles, luxury brand Aston Martin knows customers will still buy its ...


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
'Our suffering must end': Ajman tenants left in dark after string of power cuts - The National
'Our suffering must end': Ajman tenants left in dark after string of power cuts  The National

Beleaguered residents at a troubled Ajman apartment block are facing *fresh* woes - after being plunged into darkness by a string of power cuts. Long-suffering ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nissan under US scrutiny over executive pay disclosures - The National
Nissan under US scrutiny over executive pay disclosures  The National

Nissan said on Monday that it was co-operating with an inquiry by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) after a report said the regulator was ...


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
WATCH: Uber acquires Careem in biggest ever tech deal for the Middle East - The National
WATCH: Uber acquires Careem in biggest ever tech deal for the Middle East  The National

Uber has agreed to buy Careem for $3.1 billion. Launched in 2012, Careem operates in 98 cities across 15 countries and Uber operates in eight of those.


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Podcast: The Pope, me and the UAE - The National
Podcast: The Pope, me and the UAE  The National

Liz Cookman speaks to Father Ani Xavier from St Paul's and the congregation at St Joseph's on how the UAE has embraced one of its largest religious ...


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tesla plans to upgrade models and revive cheaper options - The National
Tesla plans to upgrade models and revive cheaper options  The National

Tesla, struggling with delay in delivery of its higher-priced Model S and X luxury cars, said it will bring back lower-priced options for those cars and roll out ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New groundwater atlas to help UAE monitor usage - The National
New groundwater atlas to help UAE monitor usage  The National

Environment Agency Abu Dhabi says the map will help address concerns about water wastage.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Corruption and cronyism hinder Kurdistan - Financial Times
Corruption and cronyism hinder Kurdistan  Financial Times

The Kurdish city of Erbil in the north of Iraq is often described as “the new Dubai” because of its booming development since the fall of Saddam Hussein's regime ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Cryptocurrency dealers incentivised to keep 'golden goose' healthy - The National
Cryptocurrency dealers incentivised to keep 'golden goose' healthy  The National

With Initial Coin Offerings pretty much dead, start-ups are now raising money through a similar method dubbed Initial Exchange Offerings.


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile technology, broadband flourish in Iraq Kurdish zone - Reuters
Mobile technology, broadband flourish in Iraq Kurdish zone  Reuters

ARBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Like many young people hungry for change in the Middle East, 21-year-old student Meran Mubarak is embracing social media as fast as ...


Thu, 16 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Bitcoin powers through $7000 mark - The National
Bitcoin powers through $7000 mark  The National

Monday's 16 per cent advance comes only a few days after the digital asset broke through $6000.


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ghosn's latest indictment puts 'victim' claim in the spotlight - The National
Ghosn's latest indictment puts 'victim' claim in the spotlight  The National

Former Nissan chief's claim that executives conspired against him may be in doubt.


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Anil Ambani's RCom again enters bankruptcy - The National
Anil Ambani's RCom again enters bankruptcy  The National

Former Billionaire Anil Ambani's Reliance Communications will fall back into bankruptcy as an appeals court allowed the beleaguered company's request to ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
YouTube suffers global outage leaving internet users at a loss - The National
YouTube suffers global outage leaving internet users at a loss  The National

The popular video streaming *service* was down for more than an hour.


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Apple's bombshell poses a trillion-dollar question - The National
Apple's bombshell poses a trillion-dollar question  The National

Analysis: Cupertino-based firm's shares dropped almost 10 per cent following its revenue announcement.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Did Ghosn's first Tweet spur former Nissan chief's re-arrest? - The National
Did Ghosn's first Tweet spur former Nissan chief's re-arrest?  The National

Tokyo prosecutors confiscated the passport and mobile phone of Carlos Ghosn's wife, Carole, when they arrested the former Nissan boss on Thursday morning, ...


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Skoda prepares for potential Brexit pain - The National
Skoda prepares for potential Brexit pain  The National

Once the butt of jokes, Czech-made Skoda cars have won over Brits, but the UK's exit from the European Union could deal a heavy blow to the brand and the ...


Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Japanese billionaire gets another accolade: the most retweeted tweet ever - The National
Japanese billionaire gets another accolade: the most retweeted tweet ever  The National

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa's expanding list of cash-fuelled bragging rights includes Picassos, Bugatti supercars and a ticket on Elon Musk's rocket to ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Fact-checking group Snopes ends Facebook relationship - The National
Fact-checking group Snopes ends Facebook relationship  The National

Snopes, one of Facebook's first fact-checking partners, has said it is ending its relationship with the social media giant, even though the decision may cause ...


Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
JPMorgan follows Stanchart, Citi, deepens Iraq business - Livemint
JPMorgan follows Stanchart, Citi, deepens Iraq business  Livemint

Baghdad/Dubai: JPMorgan Chase and Co. is the latest international bank after Citigroup Inc. and Standard Chartered Plc to expand business in Iraq as OPEC's ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Dubai start-up Medicus closes Dh11.5m funding round - The National
Dubai start-up Medicus closes Dh11.5m funding round  The National

Medicus, a health technology start-up founded in Dubai, raised €2.75 million (Dh11.5m) in the first tranche of a funding round set to close in the coming months, ...


Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Samsung to spend $116 billion on chips amid folding phone troubles - The National
Samsung to spend $116 billion on chips amid folding phone troubles  The National

Samsung intends to invest 133 trillion won (Dh426 billion) over the next decade or so to take on Intel and Qualcomm in the business of making advanced chip ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Facebook faces 20-year oversight by US government - The National
Facebook faces 20-year oversight by US government  The National

Amid allegations of privacy lapses, Facebook is headed towards an agreement with the US government that would put it under 20 years of oversight, according ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mark Zuckerberg calls for global internet regulations - The National
Mark Zuckerberg calls for global internet regulations  The National

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg called for new global regulations governing the internet on Saturday, recommending overarching rules on hateful and violent ...


Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

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