BlackBerry maker in crucial Saudi servers test
Riyadh, August 8, 2010
Saudi Arabia and BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) are testing three servers in the Kingdom in a bid to resolve a row over the Canadian firm's popular messaging service, a regulatory official told Reuters on Sunday.
'Three servers are being tested, one for each of the three mobile operators. We're waiting for feedback (from the telecoms firms),' said an official from the Communications and Information Technology Commission's technical department.
The official said the testing began after talks on Thursday between Research In Motion and the Saudi regulator.-Reuters