Oman

Second phase of Omantel share sale oversubscribed
Omantel, Nawras team up with TRA to deliver services to remote areas
TRA invites bidders for FTTH network rollout
Regulator to introduce cap on roaming charges
Nawras launches HD mobile voice
Omantel upgrades Home Broadband speeds; public offer to open on 31 March
Nawras embarks on next phase of network modernisation programme
Omantel share sale gets underway
Nawras, SES sign capacity contract to serve rural areas
Nawras activates fourth 3G data carrier
Omantel stake sale to begin next week
Omantel FY net profit up 2.6%
Govt splits Omantel share sale into two phases
Omantel stake sale ongoing, Minister says
Nawras posts revenue growth of 4.4% for 2013
Nawras activates third data carrier along Al Batinah coastline
Omantel reports revenue growth of 2.5%
Omantel upgrades 3.5G network upgrade in Batinah
Oman hires Bank Muscat for Omantel stake sale
Nawras Q3 net profit, customer base up 11%
Nawras activates 4G for smartphones
Omani government to offload a 19% stake in Omantel
Long-awaited EPEG cable launches commercially
Oman targets 60% broadband coverage by 2017
Omantel boosts 3.5G, 4G networks in Dhofar
Omantel posts 2.1% rise in H1 sales
Ooredoo’s group first-half revenues rise 4.7%
Fixed broadband subs rose 7.8% in Q1
Omantel offers free Wi-Fi in Muscat parks
Connect Arabia consortium to list shares within five years
Omantel confirms that 4G rollout is progressing as planned
Nawras begins second phase of network modernisation programme
Mobile broadband subs top 1.65m at end-2012
Nawras boosts indoor coverage with third 3G data carrier
Nawras selects InfiNet Wireless to expand business offering
Omantel net profit down 2.5% as expenses rise 5.4%
Telcos team up for new submarine cable in Bay of Bengal
Nawras Q1 net profit slides 21% on higher depreciation
Omantel in talks with Haya Water to rent fibre-optic cables
Iran, GCC states agree multi-band mobile spillover pact
Middle East tycoons stump up for Virgin action
Nawras signs two more credit facility agreements
Nawras introduces LTE services
Omantel posts 4.1% rise in FY12 net profit
Nawras Q4 sales rise 1.2%, net profit down 13.4%
Nawras inks USD182m financing deal
Nawras upgrades network in Muscat
Samatel welcomes aboard new investors
Omantel embarks on phase II of LTE network rollout
Investment firm acquires majority stake in Omani MVNO
Second time lucky: PCCW-Awaser consortium awarded fixed line licence
Nawras network modernisation project starts to bear fruit
Omantel 9M net profit up 9.2%
Nawras Q3 profit down on higher operating expenses
Nawras network modernisation work on schedule
Omantel signs LTE, managed services deal with Ericsson
Nawras introduces FNP for corporate customers
Omantel’s sales climb 5% in first half
EPEG launch delayed
Nawras net profit hit by higher depreciation costs, lower EBITDA
Nawras partners Tata Communications for global services
Omantel launches LTE network
Nawras to enhance 3G, launch LTE, expand WiMAX with Huawei
Nawras plans to launch LTE; set to boost 3G, WiMAX
Pair selected for Omantel TD-LTE rollout
TRA initiative to bring telecoms to 150 rural villages
Virgin, FRiENDi merge regional MVNO ops
Omantel Q1 2012 net profit up 13%
Nawras selects Huawei for network modernisation project
Nawras Q1 revenue down 2.7%
Fixed broadband subs exceeded 75,000 in 2011
Nawras aims to boost broadband connectivity
TRA enables select VoIP services?
Nawras demos LTE
Nawras secures USD149m funding deal
GBI cable ready for service
Omantel plans LTE network rollout
Omantel Q4 net profit up 10% on growing subscribers
Nawras net profit hit by higher depreciation, amortisation charges
Omantel unveils unified brand for fixed, mobile ops
Omantel, Nawras seek new spectrum amid rising data usage
Tata, Nawras launch TGN-Gulf cable system
Omantel posts 25% rise in Q3 net profit
Nawras posts 8% rise in Q3 net profit
Nawras launches FTTH trial network
Merger between Omantel and Oman Mobile receives approval
Omantel sees drop in H1 net profit as expenses rise 9%
Nawras net profit slips 13% on rising costs
TRA approves FTTH pilot project
Pair seek MVNO licences from TRA
Omantel Q1 net profit down on rising expenses
Nawras Q1 net profit down 13.6% on rising operating expenses
Quartet ink MoU to develop Europe Persia Express Gateway
Samatel awards NGN contract to Verscom
Omantel launches portion of EIG cable
Third telecoms licence issued to Sama Telecommunications
Omantel FY 2010 net profit down on rising Worldcall expenses
MVNO to offer 3G services
Nawras reports rise in FY profit, revenue
Government plan to sell Omantel stake still ‘on hold’
FRiENDi fined for violating licence conditions
Omantel says 2010 investment to reach OMR75m
Omantel net profit drops on rising expenses
Nawras prices IPO at bottom of range
Nawras Q3 net profit soars 62%
Nawras extends IPO period amid weak retail demand
Nawras confirms IPO share price range
Nawras eyes USD1 billion from IPO, report says
Samatel becomes latest MVNO to launch in Oman
TRA clarifies Omantel's LTE spectrum is for fixed-wireless broadband
Omantel posts decline in net income
Nawras plans September IPO
Nawras hails launch of residential fixed line services
Omantel showcases LTE network
Renna grabs 130,000 subs in first twelve months
Nawras launches fixed services for business users
Omantel Q1 net profit slips 15%
GBI inks cable landing deal with Omantel
Nawras to invest USD390 million in rollout of fixed line services
Nawras selects Ericsson solution for launch of fixed line services
Nawras set to launch fixed line, WiMAX services in 2H10
Omantel launches FTTH network
Omantel reports 5% rise in FY09 net profit
Govt to revive plans to sell 30% stake in Omantel?
Omantel awards NGN contract to Huawei
Injaz Telecom seals MVNO deal with Nawras
TRA shortlists seven bidders for USO licence
MTNL to bid for Omani licence
Nawras launches mobile TV service
Omantel net profit slips 1.5%
First phase of universal service project to be implemented in 2011
FRiENDi bags 100,000 subscribers
Mazoon Mobile signs MVNO agreement with Nawras
Reuters: Omantel Q2 net profit dips 3%
Third MVNO arrives in Oman
Nawras receives fixed line licence
Oman Mobile increases 3.5G download speeds to 14.4Mbps
Omantel, Dhofar Insurance ink VPN deal
Omantel posts 1.2% decline in 1Q net profit
Second MVNO launches in Oman
FRiENDi Mobile launches MVNO service in Oman
Omantel plans to invest in 2G, 3.5G networks in 2009
Omantel subscriber growth begins to slow
Nawras to launch fixed line service by end-2009
Oman Telecom Q4 net profit falls 67%
Oman Mobile launches 3.5G network
Government calls off Omantel sale
Majan the MVNO pips FRiENDi
FRiENDi promises launch soon
PCCW-Awaser loses out as licence goes to Nawras
PCCW consortium sets out its stall
Omantel profits up by 29.6%
Second fixed line concession auction comes to an end
Qtel and Noor in race for wireline concession
Second fixed line licensee to be revealed before end-Oct
Omantel to launch VoIP in November
Six bidders shortlisted for second licence
TRA opens mobile television discussion
Eight companies interested in 25% Omantel stake
Regulator invites proposal for fixed line concession
Omantel posts 48.8% growth in second quarter net income
STC interested in Omantel stake
Nawras upgrades mobile network to 7.2Mbps
Omantel signs cable deal with Mena
Omantel: government calls for investors
Five reseller licences awarded
FRiENDi secures third mobile licence
Omantel signs financing facility to pay for Woldcall purchase
Mobile base reached 2.7 million users by end-March
25% of Omantel to be sold this year, says CEO
Omantel first quarter results approved
Oman Mobile contracts NSN for upgrades
Omantel posts record net income for first quarter
Omantel plans broadband expansion
Nawras passes one million mark; earmarks 2008 investment
Nawras plans to increase investment in 2008 on back of royalty cut
Qtel will bid for new fixed line licence in Oman
TRA clarifies intentions for market liberalisation
Oman seeks new licensees
Internet subscriber base passes 100,000
Omantel to introduce IP telephony soon
Omantel acquires Worldcall stake
Omantel and Oman Mobile take steps towards integration
Omantel says no decision on size of stake to be sold
Omantel profit up again in fourth quarter
Huawei undercuts NSN and Ericsson to take Oman 3G contract
Blackberry arrives in Oman
Oman gets commercial 3G from Nawras
TRA to issue resale licences
Oman rules out immediate end to fixed line monopoly
Etisalat considers Oman purchase; expresses Tunisian interest
Omantel offers USD204 million to acquire majority stake in Worldcall
Nawras 3.5G pilot announced
Omantel to install new ADSL lines
Omantel profits soar on back of royalty cut
Etisalat interested in Omantel
Omantel faces government shake-up
Omantel to improve internet services
Omantel board approves Worldcall purchase
Omantel connects two more villages
Omantel releases first half results and reveals details of Worldcall deal
Omantel to acquire majority stake in Worldcall
Omantel looking at Pakistan investment
Oman telecoms stats for March revealed
Omantel reports 1Q2007 results
Oman plans ISP licences; Omantel launches Wi-Fi
Omantel signs ADSL deal
Regulator bans VoIP in cyber cafés; announces second fixed licence
Further liberalisation announced
Omantel profit soars
Omantel to deploy more hotspots
Du and Omantel sign interconnection agreement
Nawras and Ericsson sign deal
Nawras achieves half a million subscribers
Omantel releases internet subscriber data
Nawras clinches deal with OPAL
Omantel announces USD25 million investment in infrastructure
Omantel ‘Flagging’
Belgacom and Omantel strengthen ties
Omantel announces jump in profits
Omantel launches rural WiLL internet
Oman Mobile looks to expand abroad
Omantel extends WiLL coverage
Omantel signs USD11.6 million deal
Mobile number portability takes effect
Omantel expands in 1H
Nawras celebrates first anniversary
Omantel launches WiLL
Nawras signs up 300,000 customers in a year
Omantel to focus on internet
Omantel reports drop in net profit
TRA designates 450MHz-470MHz bands for 3G
Report predicts internet growth in Oman
OMTC launches new pronunciation service
Nawras makes its first 3G call
Omantel and TWA sign undersea cable tie-up
OMTC hands Siemens USD20 million GSM expansion contract
Omantel posts 11% drop in profits
Omantel completes Dhofar link
Oman Mobile passes one million milestone
Oman: Flag Telecom’s FALCON dips its toes in the water
Omantel faces challenges to improve bottom line
Omantel shares to be listed
Strong wireless performance at home and abroad boosts Q-Tel revenues 18%
Omantel’s IPO success
Nawras to launch EDGE
Omantel launches country’s largest-ever IPO
Omantel IPO set for 11 June: foreigners need not apply
Nawras 'done roaming'
Omantel sell-off imminent
Nawras inks deal to lease fibre from Omantel
Omantel sets date for IPO this month
Omantel attempts to boost internet subscribers
Omantel to extend WiLL to 200 villages
Omantel: 30% state sell-off likely this year
Omantel to provide IP-VSAT services
Omantel and PTC finalise fibre-optic link
Minister raves about telecom sector
Oman’s second mobile operator, Nawras, to launch tomorrow
OMTC launches GPRS
Siemens bags expansion deal
Q-Tel and TDC claim Oman’s second mobile licence
TRA shortlists six for wireless licence
Omantel slashes tariffs
Omantel expands network capacity
Ministry releases more details of second mobile licence and plans for Omantel float
Omantel to face competition
Siemens bags GSM contract
Omantel contracts Oracle for new wireless projects
Privatisation on the horizon