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TV not in UAE telco sharing deal – du CEO

Both du and Etisalat already offer fixed-line, broadband and television services in the UAE, but not in the same districts and an agreement between the pair to allow open competition has been years in the making.

September 21, 2011 3:41
 
Ring-Ring, Ring-Ring

Ring-Ring, Ring-Ring

Good news all around for the UAE teleco scene this week, as Du shares go up and Etisalat announces its $15 billion investment plans.

March 17, 2011 5:08
 
Evolving Etisalat

Evolving Etisalat

More telco funs and games. This time: some potential good news on the UAE horizon, and for Qatar some confirmed good news much closer.

February 16, 2011 1:18
 
Moving numbers? Big deal

Moving numbers? Big deal

If the papers are right, we should all rejoice, because we will soon be able to move mobile provider without having to change our phone number. Big deal, thinks Kipp.

January 25, 2011 3:18
 
Etisalat and Du, this is your wake-up call

Etisalat and Du, this is your wake-up call

As the TRA’s patience with UAE telcos appears to be running out, Samuel Potter says it might be time for Etisalat and Du to have a word with themselves.

January 10, 2011 2:22
 
UAE telcos drag things out interminably

UAE telcos drag things out interminably

Despite the headlines, Kipp doesn’t think we’re any nearer to a competitive telecoms industry. Shame, since that’s one of the defining characteristics of an effective modern business hub.

January 3, 2011 2:53
 
Redundancy and responsibility

Redundancy and responsibility

Kipp is a little disappointed as profitable Etisalat prepares to sack 300 employees at the same time as pursuing a $12billion Zain deal.

December 20, 2010 5:39
 
Redundancy and responsibility

Redundancy and responsibility

Kipp is a little disappointed as profitable Etisalat prepares to sack 300 employees at the same time as pursuing a $12billion Zain deal.

December 20, 2010 2:47
 

Etisalat says still wants to buy 46 pct stake in Zain

Comments comes after market speculation that the consortium is struggling to recruit enough shareholders to reach the 46 percent threshold

December 19, 2010 3:48
 

UAE’s Etisalat to cut 3 pct of staff

Competition from Du forces Etisalat to improve performance; company chasing high growth markets in Africa and Middle East.

December 18, 2010 3:01
 
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