TelecomsITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comVirgin Mobile begins operations as Saudi MVNOVirgin becomes first MVNO in the Kingdom as competitors struggle with regulation<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:31:17 +0400http://www.itp.net/600129-virgin-mobile-begins-operations-as-saudi-mvnoFree incoming calls in KSA this Hajj season for du customersOffer available for all du customers roaming in Saudi Arabia until 10 October 2014<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:31:48 +0400http://www.itp.net/600101-free-incoming-calls-in-ksa-this-hajj-season-for-du-customersHuawei to sink $4bn into fixed-line broadbandCompany cites high-volume consumption such as 4K, big data, as reason for investment<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:29:58 +0400http://www.itp.net/600061-huawei-to-sink-4bn-into-fixed-line-broadbandRival operators and security delay mobile newcomers' entry to SaudiVirgin Mobile Middle East and Africa and Jawraa Lebara aim to launch by the end of 2014<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:03:25 +0400http://www.itp.net/600034-rival-operators-and-security-delay-mobile-newcomers-entry-to-saudiOrange expands Business VPN serviceNew Business VPN Internet to deliver secure, high-performance service<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:26:17 +0400http://www.itp.net/600011-orange-expands-business-vpn-serviceDu extends pre-paid data package saleUAE operator promises up to five times more mobile data for the same price<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:52:31 +0400http://www.itp.net/599965-du-extends-pre-paid-data-package-saleEtisalat launches two more mobile data plansTelco also unveils ‘Data Booster’ end-of-month top-up scheme<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:36:33 +0400http://www.itp.net/599888-etisalat-launches-two-more-mobile-data-plansEtisalat upgrades business broadband speeds for freeAbu Dhabi-based operator pledges double-bandwidth enhancements<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 14 Sep 2014 15:15:59 +0400http://www.itp.net/599848-etisalat-upgrades-business-broadband-speeds-for-freeHuawei leads discussion on role of 4G technology in public safetyHuawei joins ICT industry leaders and government stakeholders at Critical Communications Middle East 2014 Conference <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 14 Sep 2014 13:42:56 +0400http://www.itp.net/599847-huawei-leads-discussion-on-role-of-4g-technology-in-public-safetyTRA starts initiative on telecoms for special needs subscribersUAE ICT regulator leads national scheme; consults operators, Ministry of Social Affairs<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 07 Sep 2014 14:52:32 +0400http://www.itp.net/599727-tra-starts-initiative-on-telecoms-for-special-needs-subscribersTawasul Telecom to have PoP with Equinix IBX in DubaiAgreement to expand availability of the MPLS networking service in the region <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:39:48 +0400http://www.itp.net/599673-tawasul-telecom-to-have-pop-with-equinix-ibx-in-dubaiSaudi telecoms regulator urged to take action on high call tariffsShoura Council voices dismay at report claiming telephone costs are among world’s highest<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:23:09 +0400http://www.itp.net/599657-saudi-telecoms-regulator-urged-to-take-action-on-high-call-tariffsNominations for CommsMEA awards now openAccolades recognise significant contributions to regional telecom sector<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:07:04 +0400http://www.itp.net/599630-nominations-for-commsmea-awards-now-openHead of Batelco’s domestic unit resignsRashid Abdulla steps down after 40 years; no reason given <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:14:35 +0400http://www.itp.net/599619-head-of-batelcos-domestic-unit-resignsMobily launches venture capital armMobily Ventures announces first two investments, will support high tech startups<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:40:35 +0400http://www.itp.net/599595-mobily-launches-venture-capital-armDu inflates 2014 LTE expansion plans by 25%Dubai telco cites increased data traffic as reason for revision<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:01:04 +0400http://www.itp.net/599578-du-inflates-2014-lte-expansion-plans-by-25Spending on telecom, IT in KSA to grow 6% in 2014Continued growth in telecom and IT sector is represented in the growing number of IT services<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:04:29 +0400http://www.itp.net/599447-spending-on-telecom-it-in-ksa-to-grow-6-in-2014du introduces mobile phone exchange programmeThe device exchange programme reduces the cost of a new smartphone or tablet<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:58:26 +0400http://www.itp.net/599349-du-introduces-mobile-phone-exchange-programmeDu set to embrace voice over LTEOperator promises HD voice, improved service as it gears up for VoLTE<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:24:42 +0400http://www.itp.net/599258-du-set-to-embrace-voice-over-lteEtisalat's Egyptian unit said to be in talks for IPOEtisalat Misr reportedly in talks with banks to arrange first major initial public offering in Egypt for years<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09:38:15 +0400http://www.itp.net/599244-etisalats-egyptian-unit-said-to-be-in-talks-for-ipoUAE TRA warns of scam callsRecent scam calls tried to steal bank details and passwords<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 03 Aug 2014 13:35:41 +0400http://www.itp.net/599236-uae-tra-warns-of-scam-callsEtisalat UAE now offering tailor-made packages for post-paid customersOperator attempts to lure pre-paid customers onto post-paid contracts<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:12:21 +0400http://www.itp.net/599226-etisalat-uae-now-offering-tailor-made-packages-for-post-paid-customersMobily, Batelco sign 4G roaming agreementSaudi, Bahraini telcos collaborate on advanced mobile services<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:51:13 +0400http://www.itp.net/599224-mobily-batelco-sign-4g-roaming-agreementDu completes LTE-A trialJoint field tests with Huawei aimed at improving coverage <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:38:39 +0400http://www.itp.net/599201-du-completes-lte-a-trialBlackBerry acquires German mobile security companyTerms of the deal that aims to ‘further BlackBerry’s security leadership’ have not been disclosed <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:30:32 +0400http://www.itp.net/599200-blackberry-acquires-german-mobile-security-company