TelecomsITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comSaudi 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-companySTC reports record data traffic in MeccaData traffic increases in Mecca during last days of Ramadan<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, 28 Jul 2014 03:17:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/599193-stc-reports-record-data-traffic-in-meccaDu reports record quarterly revenuesDubai telco exceeds AED3bn in gross quarterly earnings for first time<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, 24 Jul 2014 14:53:03 +0400http://www.itp.net/599175-du-reports-record-quarterly-revenuesEtisalat launches first smartphone protection plans in the UAEProtection plans will start from at AED120 for a 6-month cover or AED250 for 12 months<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, 23 Jul 2014 11:39:50 +0400http://www.itp.net/599151-etisalat-launches-first-smartphone-protection-plans-in-the-uaeHuawei announces 1H $21.85bn sales revenue 2014Sales revenue increased 19% year-on-year<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, 22 Jul 2014 15:40:42 +0400http://www.itp.net/599142-huawei-announces-1h-2185bn-sales-revenue-2014Nokia Networks, Algérie Télécom partner on IP techAlgérie Télécom will modernise its transport network sites<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, 22 Jul 2014 15:26:55 +0400http://www.itp.net/599141-nokia-networks-algerie-telecom-partner-on-ip-techEgypt Ministry to deploy Ericsson solutionMinistry of Electricity of Egypt will integrate 3PP technology into around 180 electricity stations<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, 22 Jul 2014 15:13:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/599140-egypt-ministry-to-deploy-ericsson-solutionSAMENA proposes use of L-band for SDL in MENAL-Band needed to keep up with demand for mobile broadband<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, 22 Jul 2014 15:05:58 +0400http://www.itp.net/599139-samena-proposes-use-of-l-band-for-sdl-in-menaBlackBerry appoints ‘enterprise-focused’ exec as new COOMarty Beard will start as chief operating officer immediately and will be responsible for ‘cross-functional organisations’<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, 22 Jul 2014 10:31:25 +0400http://www.itp.net/599133-blackberry-appoints-enterprise-focused-exec-as-new-cooUAE comes first in MENA innovation indexDubai telco du hosts Global Innovation Index 2014 launch 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>Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:35:49 +0400http://www.itp.net/599131-uae-comes-first-in-mena-innovation-indexEtisalat sees Maroc-related 26% earnings bumpAnalysts’ Q2 estimates bettered as recent acquisition feeds bottom line<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, 21 Jul 2014 11:21:24 +0400http://www.itp.net/599116-etisalat-sees-maroc-related-26-earnings-bumpHuawei aims for green supply chainEnvironmental performance to become prerequisite for working with networking vendor<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, 20 Jul 2014 19:03:26 +0400http://www.itp.net/599111-huawei-aims-for-green-supply-chain