The Mena region’s unbanked and underbanked sectors remain a major retail banking frontier, experts said, highlighting the potential for retail banks to partner with mobile network operators (MNOs) to offer services to mobile clients.
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the UAE has launched the official mGovernment portal which represents the official resource for all information related to the smart government initiative at the national level.
Beecell, a leading regional mobile services solution provider, recently signed an agreement with Sony Music Entertainment to distribute the latter’s music products with mobile network operators in selected markets in the Middle East.
Nawras, the leading mobile service provider in Oman, has launched a versatile prepaid mobile service for BlackBerry customers opting for its new flexible plans.
With new weekly and monthly plans, customers now have the added convenience of
Thuraya, a leading UAE-based provider of satellite-based telecom services, is now offering its mobile satellite phones at Bahrain Duty Free, one of the busiest transit points in the Middle East.
Thuraya is aiming to serve travelers who are
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