Tag Archives: Huawei

MTN South Africa launches 5G test with Huawei

MTN South African mobile operator, together with Huawei, launched its 5G C-Band trial on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 as part of its 5G network upgrade plan. C- Band also called “golden band” for the 5G spectrum, is considered a value spectrum slice and includes a frequency range of about 3.3 to 3.8 GHz. Many countries [...]

Telecom Egypt inks new deal with Huawei, ZTE and China Telecom

Huawei Technology Corporation will offer new models for the use of communication, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) applications to Telecom Egypt. The collaboration between the two companies is the result of an agreement signed on August 8, 2019 by Adel Hamed, chief executive officer of Telecom Egypt, and Vincent Sun, president and CEO of [...]

Sawa teams up with Huawei for MENA video service

The collaboration will allow Sawa to spread its TV channels portfolio and selection of encrypted channels to telcos across MENA. The video service will offer viewers access to pre-integrated Sawa entertainment channels as well as options such as an electronic programme guide, catch-up services, a time shift function, and a network personal video recorder (nPVR) [...]

Zambia officials in discussion with Huawei over 5G network

According to the Zambian Minister of Communication and Transport, Dr Brian Mushimba, Chinese telecommunication firm Huawei has agreed to deploy 5G network infrastructure in Zambia. Even though the Minister disclosed the telco’s commitment to upgrade all sites seamlessly with 5G capability, he did not confirm on the cost of the project or when it is [...]

Huawei to launch 5G in Egypt during the African Cup of Nations

Huawei has announced that it will launch its 5G network for the first time in Egypt during the African Cup of Nations. The 5G network will be launched and tested at the Cairo International Stadium, which will host the key matches during the African Cup Nations between June and July 2019.  This year, Egypt will [...]

MTN and Huawei ink partnership agreement to bring digital services to Africa

MTN and Huawei have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the objective to offer more digital services to African consumers and businesses. The two corporations declared their strategy in a joint statement announcing an important part of their 17-year strategic working collaboration. According to the contract, cooperation in strategic research, business scenario design, joint [...]

Rain and Huawei to roll out 5G commercial network in SA

South Africas mobile data-only network operator, Rain, declared at the 2019 Mobile World Congress, in Barcelona, Spain, that it had introduced the first 5G commercial network in South Africa in collaboration with Huawei. Rain recently declared that with Huaweis end-to-end 5G solutions has enable them to introduce the 5G network using its 3.6GHz spectrum. The [...]

OSN and Huawei ink new strategic IPTV partnership

OSN, the entertainment network inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Huawei, a global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, to provide a turnkey IPTV solution which allows telecom operators to deliver a state-of-the-art TV experience along with premium content. This new partnership with Huawei is part of OSNs digitisation [...]

Huawei and Telkom showcase 4K video streaming in South Africa

Huawei Technologies launched a pilot for 4K video streaming solution in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa. Thanks to Telkoms deployment of a 100mbps fibre to the home (FTTH), residents can watch ultra HD TV with the fastest internet speed. Jet Liu, Director of Video Solution, Huawei Southern Africa Region said, There has been much talk about [...]

Safaricom acquired Huawei Expertise to accelerate its FTTH deployment

The Chinese technology company Huawei has announced the adoption by mobile phone operator Safaricom of its FTTH E2E (end-to-end) solution for the rapid deployment of its fiber optic network at home. According to Jeff Wang, president of Huawei’s network access product line, “the FTTH E2E solution, which is characterized by precise investment, fast network construction [...]