Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has selected Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) to upgrade its nationwide GSM and 3G networks and expand its commercial 4G network.
Nokia Siemens Networks is now responsible for building one-third of STC’s natio
Leading mobile satellite operator, Thuraya, has launched an advanced dual mode handheld phone that features both GSM and satellite capabilities.
The company said the introduction of this unique phone, branded XT-DUAL, makes it the only sa
A well-known expert on mobile phone security says a vulnerability in a widely used wireless technology could allow hackers to gain remote control of phones, instructing them to send text messages or make calls.
They could use the vulnerabi
Etisalat, the leading telecom service provider in the UAE, has launched two different roaming packages for customers traveling abroad for both its Wasel prepaid and postpaid GSM accounts.
Customers have the flexibility to avail of one or b
Etisalat, the leading telecom service provider in the UAE, is offering its ‘Wasel’ account prepaid customers an opportunity to shift to postpaid GSM free of charge while retaining their SIM cards and numbers.
Additionally, Etisalat is offe
Inmarsat, the UK-based leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has unveiled a complete specification for its forthcoming global handheld, IsatPhone Pro.
Focusing on the fundamentals of what users want in a sate
Openwave Systems, a leading software innovator offering a mediation platform and tools to mobilize the Internet, is showcasing its latest applications at an ongoing GSM expo in Dubai.
The two-day GSM Middle East Com 2009 opened yesterday (
The region’s mobile subscription growth is expected to grow by 34 per cent – 193 million subscribers from the current 144 million – in 2012, says a recent report.
In the light of this report, Info2cell.com, a leading mobile service applica
The Bahrain Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has relaunched the auction process for the GSM Guard Band Frequencies Licence.
It took the decision after it had established that the two bids received in December were non-complian
The Middle East region represents one of the world’s fastest growing mobile subscription markets with a 47 per cent year-over-year increase in 2008.
This is happening even as the world economy struggles and slows, according to figures from