HITEK, part of the Farnek Group, has signed a JV partnership with Virgin Mobile Saudi, a Beyond ONE subsidiary, making it the preferred technology partner to enable a joint strategic approach to develop smart cities in Saudi Arabia.

Read more: Virgin Mobile Saudi to Enable Joint Strategic Approach in Smart City Development

In an effort to advance its commitment to pioneering next-generation 5G technologies, Vodafone Qatar has set, and achieved, a significant milestone. Through 5.5G high band network testing, the company has successfully demonstrated peak speeds exceeding 10 Gbps.

Read more: Vodafone Qatar’s 5.5G Trial Achieves Remarkable 10+ Gbps Speed

Zain KSA has launched the first 100% Saudi-made fleet management system for the business sector. This comprehensive solution incorporates state-of-the-art tracking devices designed, manufactured, and assembled locally. Leveraging the advanced capabilities of Zain Cloud and hosting all data locally, Zain KSA is the first telecom operator in the Kingdom to offer a fleet management solution for the 'Made in Saudi' Program.

Read more: Zain KSA Unveils 100% Saudi-Made Fleet Management System

Zain Group has maintained its leadership position with an ‘A-’ score in the ‘CDP Score Report – Climate Change 2022’ for the third year in a row. This grade, first achieved in 2021, positioned Zain as the highest ranked, and only, telecom operator in the Middle East and Africa to achieve this high rating.

Read more: Zain Maintains Carbon Emission Disclosure CDP Score of ‘A-’ For Third Consecutive Year

During the last quarter of 2023, Umniah claimed the prestigious Speedtest Awards title for Jordan's fastest mobile network. An exhaustive analysis revealed Umniah's impressive Speed Score of 40.57, boasting median download speeds of 30.76 Mbps and median upload speeds of 22.75 Mbps.

Read more: Umniah Hailed as Fastest Mobile Network in Jordan

Transforming how young students learn and share knowledge, Ooredoo Oman has partnered with ZTE and Dhofar University to establish a cutting-edge 5G Innovation Center (5GIC). The smart and next-gen 5G campus will be located at Dhofar University’s Faculty of Engineering and will drive innovation and continuous learning, shaping a brighter future for all stakeholders in Oman. Meanwhile, the name of the tripartite university-industry partnership will be the ‘Dhofar University – Ooredoo – ZTE 5G Innovation Lab Project.’

Read more: Ooredoo Oman and ZTE Establish Smart 5G Campus at Dhofar University

du, commercially rebranded from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Expereo—an intelligent internet provider—to extend du's reach to global enterprises that have a presence in the UAE. This collaboration will enable du to deliver a full suite of global network services, tailored to the specific needs of enterprises and government entities in the UAE.

Read more: du Delivers Global Smart Networks for Enterprises and Government

At the Office of the Governor of South Batinah, His Excellency Eng. Masoud bin Saeed Al Hashemi, Governor of South Batinah, and Eng. Bassam Yousef Al Ibrahim, CEO of Ooredoo Oman, signed an agreement outlining the completion of telecommunications services and the strengthening of interconnection lines and internet services.

Read more: Ooredoo Oman Cooperates with South Batinah for Digital Transformation

In a market first for the UAE, Virgin Mobile UAE has integrated the UAE PASS into their app-based eSIM onboarding journey, eliminating the need for customers to visit to a physical store or order a physical SIM for delivery.

Read more: Virgin Mobile UAE and UAE PASS Introduce UAE’s First 100% Digital eSIM Service

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