China Telecom Global Limited (CTG) and Zain Omantel International (ZOI) have signed a strategic subsea capacity and connectivity agreement to facilitate the global expansion of both parties' markets in the Middle East and Asia Pacific regions.
This partnership allows the leveraging of ZOI and CTG’s exceptional expertise and network capabilities, as well as taking their service offerings to new heights, delivering high-capacity, low-latency data connectivity across China, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Jordan, Iraq, Sudan and South Sudan.
It is a significant turning point for the telecommunications sector and is set to usher in a new era of global connectivity and improved customer experiences, fostering innovation and closer ties between people. It paves the way for streamlined and dependable communication.
"Aligned with our worldwide strategy to enhance CTG's foothold in the Middle East, we look forward to collaborating with ZOI to reinforce network assistance for clients and enable enterprises to venture into global markets and stay competitive," said Faming Lu, vice president at CTG. "Especially for those aiming to expand into the Asia-Pacific region, this partnership presents a valuable opportunity to benefit from rapid and dependable connectivity that effectively fuels their business growth. Furthermore, it will serve as a digital gateway for Chinese businesses seeking to establish their operations in the Middle East market, unlocking the vast potential for mutual success."
Sohail Qadir, CEO of ZOI, stated, "As the gateway from the Middle East to the world, ZOI is proud to be CTG’s partner of choice in the Middle East for international capacity and subsea streams. This partnership strengthens our position as the global wholesale powerhouse, connecting all Middle Eastern countries to an extensive international network. It also enables us to deliver unrivaled connectivity solutions and wholesale services to businesses across the region."
The strategic partnership between CTG and ZOI marks a significant milestone in the collaboration between the parties. It will revolutionize the way global connectivity is offered and pave the way for more innovative and advanced international telecom solutions.