Zain and Rapid Telecom sign strategic partnership agreement

08 March 2017 | Jason McGee-Abe


Zain Bahrain, a leading telecoms service provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain, officially signed a strategic partnership agreement with Rapid Telecom, a licensed Bahraini telecommunications and information services company.

Zain - Rapid TelecomThe agreement, signed by Zain Bahrain’s regulatory, wholesales & roaming director, Ali Mustafa, and Rapid Telecom’s chairman, Shaikh Hamad bin Khalid Al Khalifa, will enable the operators to provide innovative international connectivity solutions particularly to the under-tapped enterprise segment and enhance the international connectivity of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Ali Mustafa explained that in today’s vastly evolving telecommunication markets building strategic partnerships enables us to provide innovative and reliable solutions to our customers.

“This partnership will further enhance our capability in providing B2B full innovative turnkey solutions on resilient international connectivity to the enterprise customers,” he added.

Shaikh Hamad bin Khalid Al Khalifa stressed the importance of forming strategic partnerships with leading telecom providers in Bahrain and the region, like Zain. He said, “We have mutual plans to utilise the facilities, platforms and expertise of both companies to provide customers in Bahrain with innovative solutions that meet their business needs. In addition, we have set out strategies to enhance our regional and international reach through direct cooperation with our partners.”

“Rapid Telecom’s new management team plans to position the company alongside leading regional and international telecom providers. Through this new partnership with Zain, we look forward to expanding our horizons and pursuing new opportunities to better serve our customers in a very cost effective and efficient manner,” he added.