e& announced its commitment to adopting the United Nations' Women's Empowerment Principles, reiterating the Group's support for women's empowerment and gender equality in the workplace.
e& Injects Innovation Into Distributed Edge Data Centers
e& and Intel are collaborating to provide technologies that respond to the demand for a sustainable distributed edge data center infrastructure. Edge computing, which moves data processing closer to where users generate data, is fundamental for taking advantage of transformative technologies like edge-cloud artificial intelligence, 5G, video, online gaming, virtual reality and, in the future, 6G, immersive media and Metaverse. The collaboration between e& and Intel is focused on the deployment of edge data centers with a net zero carbon footprint.
e& Group Approves Dividend Per Share of AED 0.4 for H2 2022
e& has announced that its shareholders have approved the Board of Directors' recommendation to distribute cash dividends for the second half of 2022 at a value of AED 0.4 per share during the Group's Annual General Meeting (AGM). The total annual dividend per share stands at AED 0.8, demonstrating the Group's commitment to delivering value to its shareholders.
Ooredoo and Shell Oman Take Customer Experience Up a Notch
Ooredoo has partnered with Shell Oman Marketing Company SAOG (Oman Shell) to launch a unique customer promotion to win exciting gifts, from on-net calls to social and local data. On purchasing Shell Helix Lubricants, customers will receive a voucher card, and the code simply needs to be entered into the Ooredoo App to redeem one of the great prizes available. The promotion will take place at all Shell service stations across Oman from March 7 to April 30, 2023.
e& Scales Digital Offerings With $400M Investment in Super App
e& announced the signing of a binding agreement with Uber and its subsidiary Careem to acquire a majority stake in Careem’s Super App spinout.
Telecom Egypt Announces New Managing Director and CEO
Telecom Egypt announces that Eng. Mohamed Nasr Eldin Mohamed Ali has been appointed as Managing Director and CEO of the company to succeed Eng. Adel Hamed Ibrahim Gadallah. The board of directors (the “Board”) has accepted Eng. Adel Hamed’s request to be relieved of the position of Managing Director and CEO to assume a new role at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology. However, Eng. Hamed will remain on Telecom Egypt’s board of directors as a non-executive member.
Ooredoo Qatar, Reailize Focus on Optimal Network Performance and Customer Satisfaction
Ooredoo Qatar has implemented Reailize's Continuous Assurance (CA) solution to digitize their NOC and provide a single pane of glass into the health of their network, service and customer experience. It is another milestone in Ooredoo's strategy to transition from a network-centric to a service- and customer-experience-centric operational model.
Zain KSA Posts Record SR 9.1 Billion in Revenues for FY2022
Zain Saudi Arabia announced its financial results for the year 2022, achieving the highest revenues in the company’s history, amounting to SR 9.1 billion ($2.42 billion), compared to SR 7.9 billion in 2021, an increase of 15%. The company also scored its highest net profit of SR 550 million ($146.7 million), with a record growth of 157% compared to its 2021 profits. The company’s board of directors has recommended the distribution of cash dividends to shareholders for the year 2022 at 5% of the nominal share value.
A Partner From Day One: Vodafone Oman Recognizes Netcracker’s Key Contributions
Netcracker Technology has received the Chairman Award for Champion Partner of the Year from Vodafone Oman in recognition of its invaluable contributions during the mobile operator’s first year of operations. A partner from day one, Netcracker played a key role in supporting Vodafone to develop new products and services, expand its reach and strengthen its brand across the country. The award was presented to Netcracker during Vodafone Oman’s first-anniversary celebration.
Latest e& and E-Space Project Guarantees Coverage Everywhere
e& and E-Space, a global space company focused on bridging Earth and space with the world’s most sustainable Low Earth Orbit (LEO) network, have announced plans to develop advanced global IoT, Smart-IoT and digital transformation solutions.