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Ooredoo Qatar hits 5G milestone

Ooredoo Qatar hits 5G milestone

Press reports from the Gulf region have highlighted Ooredoo Qatar’s recent announcement that more than 100,000 customers have signed up for its recently launched Shahry 5G and Qatarna 5G plans.

 Multi-band link for Ooredoo Algeria

Multi-band link for Ooredoo Algeria

To meet the needs of new access technologies and growing transport requirements, as well as growing data demand in its region, Ooredoo Algeria is modernizing its infrastructure by boosting capacity throughout the network, with the help of SIAE Microelettronica.

More MVNOs for Saudi Arabia

More MVNOs for Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) has announced plans to allow new mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) to compete to provide services in the kingdom.

Russia and Azerbaijan sign satcoms deal

Russia and Azerbaijan sign satcoms deal

Satellite communications operators the Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC) and Azerbaijan’s  Azercosmos have signed a cooperation agreement relating to satellite communications and broadcasting services.