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Orange adds affordable 4G phone to MEA markets

Orange unveiled plans to launch an affordable 4G feature phone in seven countries in Africa …

Orange: Digital the only way forward in Middle East

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 MENA, DUBAI: Digital disruption is the only way to get …

STC boss urges operators to transform – or be swallowed

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Mobile operators face an increasingly challenging future, with transformation beyond traditional services to wider …

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Mobile broadband adoption set to surge in MENA

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 MIDDLE EAST: Mobile broadband (3G/4G) technology will account for more …

Middle East car hailing app Careem raises $60M

Careem, maker of an MEA-focused taxi-hailing app, secured funding of $60 million, which is said to …

Orange reveals MEA strategy, launches separate holding entity

Orange yesterday reaffirmed ambitions to grow its presence across Africa and the Middle East via acquisition, as the …

GSMA reveals Arab States mobile growth

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 MIDDLE EAST: More than half of citizens in the Arab …

Nokia gains smartphone share in Middle East, but Samsung dominant

Nokia’s smartphone market share in the Middle East – helped by cheaper Lumia models – …

LINE breaks 150M user barrier

Messaging app and social network LINE has passed 150 million registered users just three months …

Virgin Mobile gets investment boost for Middle East, Africa plans

Virgin Mobile Middle East and Africa’s planned expansion has been boosted by a $50 million …