Category Archives: Telecom

Telkom and Telenor ink roaming deal in South Africa

Telkom South Africa and Telenor inked a roaming deal to allow Telkom to develop roaming products for retail subscribers. The CEO of Telkoms Wholesale division, Openserve, Althon Beukes, said Telenor was selected due to its extensive roaming coverage combined with its vast experience and competence, which is “significant in offering our end users with the [...]

OSN and Zain ink strategic partnership in Kuwait

Pay-TV network OSN and digital service provider Zain have inked a partnership deal to offer the OSN streaming app to Zain subscribers in Kuwait. Zain subscribers can now enjoy premium exclusive content on the OSN streaming app. Postpaid subscribers will enjoy a one-year OSN subscription when they subscribe to any of Zains new 5G plans [...]

Unitel and Huawei provide free internet for public schools in Angola

Huawei Angola plan to invest $60 million to build a headquarter for training and promotion of digital education for public schools student in partnership with mobile operator, Unitel. Eunice de Carvalho, General Director of Unitel and Liuhongzhen Michael, Deputy CEO of Huawei announced a two-year memorandum by supplying equipment and technological solutions by Huawei while [...]

OSN is now available on Orange Tunisia

Orange Tunisia customers can now access the streaming platform OSN by purchasing weekly or monthly subscriptions and watch unlimited movies, TV shows and documentaries all under a simple click. OSN packages contain the best of international entertainment with Disney+ Originals, Hulu and many more exclusivities. With a simple click, viewers can activate the weekly or [...]

Etisalat rolls out 5G for UAE subscribers

Etisalat subscribers in UAE can now access fast 5G services on fixed-line networks as Telecommunications Regulatory Authority allocates new frequency which will allow provides to expand the 5G application. The deployment of 5G FWA is another major 5G milestone for Etisalat, a result of our continuous efforts in bringing the best in technology and infrastructure [...]

stc deployed first 5G standalone in MENA

Saudi-based telco stc has deployed the first 5G standalone and 5G voice over new radio service in live network in MENA. The expansion will allow stc to offer enhanced data and voice services over an agile, cloud native, next generation end-to-end 5G network. According to stc, the 5G SA core network is an absolute paradigm [...]

OSN seals multi-year partnership with Vodafone Egypt

OSN has inked a multi-year partnership with Vodafone Egypt to offer the OSN streaming app to all Vodafone subscribers. Subscribers to the postpaid Vodafone Red plan will have complimentary access to the OSN streaming app. Vodafone subscribers with lower plans will have the opportunity to subscribe through direct carrier billing, with special offers on the [...]

Airtel Africa to partner with MoneyGram International

Airtel Africa has recently announced a new mobile money partnership with MoneyGram International which will enable 19 million customers to receive transfers directly from their mobile wallets. This is the second partnership within a month for Airtel Africa to develop co-developed and innovative new financial products. We are delighted to work with MoneyGram to provide [...]