Egypt will issue landline telecom licences to participating mobile operators within weeks, the country's communications minister said on Wednesday, in a move that will end state-owned Telecom Egypt's fixed-line monopoly.
Majid Al Futtaim and Hasbro, a leading toy and board game company, have signed a deal to set up life-sized Monopoly at malls in Dubai from June 13.
Visitors to the Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif&
Fixed-line monopoly Telecom Egypt has said it would keep providing fixed line services for any new licenses tendered, while future private operators would only be allowed to supply data and video.
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Etihad Atheeb Telecommunications Company said it started on Saturday high speed internet in Saudi Arabia's two largest cities, officially ending Saudi Telecom's (STC) monopoly on fixed-line phone services.
The firm would start oper