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Omantel and Ericsson honour winners in ‘5G Use Cases’ competition

After a year-long competition between engineering students at higher education organizations across the Sultanate, Omantel and Ericsson announced the top three winners of their...
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Omantel supports subsea cable investments to serve growing demand for Cloud...

Omantel recently participated in Capacity Middle East 2019, the largest carrier event in the region. The event, which took place last week in Dubai, brought...
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Anil Ambani’s Wireless Unit Plunges 54% on Bankruptcy Filing

Billionaire Anil Ambani’s Reliance Communications Ltd. crashed by record in Mumbai after the company said it will file for insolvency following failed attempts to...
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Third telecom operator will be announced in early 2019

The licence for the third mobile communications operator (from the local partners) is in the final stage and the announcement will be made early...
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Omantel’s share of the market stands at 56 per cent

Omantel's share of the market now stands at 56 per cent and the company’s 4G network now covers 92 per cent of the inhabited...
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Oman Tower Company to build, manage towers for telcos

Oman Tower Company (OTC) signed two memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel) and Omani Qatari Telecommunications Company (Ooredoo) to build, lease...
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Ooredoo Signs First-Of-Its-Kind MoU with Hemaya to Combat Cyber Crime ...

Ooredoo has signed a strategic partnership with security solutions company, Hemaya Information Security, a 100 percent Omani company incubated by SAS. The first of...
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How Facebook Uses `WhatsApp Phones’ to Tap Next Emerging Market

One recent afternoon in the Indian city of Pune, a 35-year-old mason named Om Prakash Gaekwad gets a crash course in technology. He watches...
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Virgin Mobile Middle East & Africa Is Said to Be Exploring...

Virgin Mobile Middle East & Africa is exploring options including selling all or part of itself, people with knowledge of the matter said. The closely...
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The Network Communication Group and BrandTribe partnership

The Network Communication Group and BrandTribe partner to launch a new branding practice within the group The Network Communication Group, one of the leading communication...
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