• Telecoms

    Leading light

    Oct 06, 2008 Comprehensive coverage and a focus on service has been instrumental in making Roshan Afghanistan’s leading mobile operator.

  • Licensing

    Carving a niche

    Aug 30, 2009 With Middle East operators vying to enter the Asian Subcontinent, Roger Field spoke to Shamik Das, CEO of mobile start-up STel

  • Telecoms

    Global vision

    Nov 13, 2008 Qtel's CEO on the transition from being an incumbent operator in just one country to a global heavyweight.

  • Telecoms

    Network news

    May 29, 2008 Kuwait-based Zain boasts year-on-year customer growth of 50% - but an even better story is on the way.

  • Telecoms

    Alternative provider

    Jan 23, 2007 Bahraini voice and data service provider Kalaam Telecom has not let its failure in securing the kingdom’s recent fixed wireless broadband licence prevent it from ploughing ahead with plans to become the market leader in the fixed wireless sector. CommsMEA caught up with Andrew Hanna, Kalaam chief marketing officer to find out how the company intends to make the most of the current situation.

  • Telecoms

    Planning partner

    Jan 23, 2007 LCC International is a US-based telecoms consulting company that is benefiting from the growth of the sector in the region. Working with operators and infrastructure suppliers alike, Fabio d’Emilio LCC’s vice president of operations, EMEA shares his experiences in helping all constituents maximise the opportunities occurring in the changing telecoms environment.

  • Telecoms

    Cloud challenge

    Jan 05, 2011 Cloud computing holds enormous potential for telecom operators, but how can they profit from the nascent industry?

  • Operators

    Outside the box

    Dec 06, 2010 Dr Abdul Malek Al-Jaber, CEO, Zain Jordan, tells CommsMEA about the company's aggressive growth strategy

  • Telecoms

    Calming the software storm

    Nov 23, 2010 Operators can boost efficiency and offset declining ARPU by outsourcing the management of their IT systems.

  • Telecoms

    Optimising mobile video

    Oct 07, 2010 Optimisation tech could prove key to making bandwidth-hungry mobile apps work