The telecom sector of Saudi Arabia claimed 55 per cent of the overall profit growth of the listed companies, a report said.
The sector posted profits of SR14.8 billion ($3.95 billion) in 2013 as against SR11.3 billion in 2012, mar
Moves to stamp out telecom monopolies, create competition, lower prices and boost services in Bahrain have been pledged.
Deputy King His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa
The Lebanese telecommunications sector had to be privatised, said the chairman of Egypt's Orascom Telecom, whose company has a management contract with one of Lebanon's mobile telecoms firms.
The privatisation of the two state mobi
Days after Oman shortlisted six bidders for a new fixed-line phone licence, Omantel, the country's only provider of fixed line services has announced a new tariff that includes cuts in international call rates.
Omantel's move is se