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Orange turns up heat in Iraq legal battle

Orange and a Kuwaiti company with which it formed a joint venture in Iraq to …

Zain Iraq IPO gets underway

The Iraqi division of Kuwaiti-based operator group Zain has started the process for its long-anticipated …

Zain moving toward Iraq IPO

Reuters reports that Zain is set for an initial public offering of its Iraq unit …

Zain facing Iraq IPO fine

The Iraq authorities are set to fine market leader Zain for failing to meet a …

Iraq fines operators for IPO delays

The Iraqi regulator has slapped fines on two of its three mobile operators for failing …

Zain Iraq signs up Ericsson

Middle East operator group Zain’s Iraq division has signed a US$650 million networking outsourcing deal …

Iraqs fourth licence to fetch US1-2B, says minister

Iraq’s communications minister expects the country’s fourth mobile licence to raise between $1 billion and $2 billion in an auction which the government hopes will happen by the end of 2011.

France Telecom confirms Iraq deal

A partnership of France Telecom and Agility, a Kuwaiti logistics company, has announced an agreement to acquire a 44 percent stake in Korek Telecom, the Iraqi mobile operator.

Iraq aims to award a fourth mobile licence

The Iraqi government wants to sell off a fourth national mobile phone licence by the end of this year.

Asiacell blocking calls to illegal Iraqi SIM cards

Cellular-news reports that Iraq operator Asiacell has complied with a letter from CMC, the country’s communications regulator, calling for it to block calls to a batch of 5-million SIM cards that were allegedly issued illegally by Zain.