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Etisalat launches LTE services
19 Dec 2011

Telecom service provider Etisalat has launched LTE services on what it has claimed is the UAE’s fastest 4G network.

GBI subsea cable system completed
19 Dec 2011

The final segments of Gulf Bridge International’s (GBI) cable system - set to connect all nations on the Persian Gulf before taking traffic on to India and Egypt and across the Mediterranean to Italy - have been completed.

Qatar telecoms market
01 Dec 2011

With an addressable population just shy of one million, the Qatari telecoms industry is not one of the largest markets in the Middle East.