Bahrain-based Batelco, a major telecom group, has reported net profit of BD37.6 million ($99.7 million) during 2016, compared to BD49.5 million ($131.3 million) reported in the prior year, marking a 24 per cent year over year decline.
Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco) made a net profit of BD8.4 million ($22.28 million) in final three months of 2014, up from KD6.9 million ($18.1 million) in the year-earlier period, marking a 22 per cent rise.
Bahrain Telecommunications Co (Batelco) posted a 40 per cent rise in third-quarter net profit on Wednesday due to an improved performance in some of its foreign units and a group-wide cost-cutting programme.
The former monopoly, w
Bahrain's leading telecom operator Batelco recently hosted a regional training programme for Avaya ACIS (Avaya Certified Implementation Specialist) certification.
Avaya is a global leader in enterprise communications systems that impr
Viva, the newest telecom player in the Bahrain, said it has reconfirmed its position as the provider of the fastest mobile broadband in the kingdom with the launch of its 42Mbps HSPA+ network upgrade.
The upgrade on the network will also c
Bahrain's leading telecoms company Batelco has appointed industry veteran Rashid Abdulla as the new chief executive for its operations in the Kingdom.
Announcing this on Monday, Batelco chairman Shaikh Hamad Bin Abdulla Al Khalifa said
Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) chairman Dr Mohammed Al Amer has dismissed as untrue reports that it is considering a fourth mobile operator licence in the kingdom.
Bahrain's telecom market is now saturated after the laun
Zain, a leading telecom operator in Bahrain, has unveiled a special offer under which Zain eeZee pre-paid users can win instant prizes daily whenever they top-up their credit.
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