Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Zain rolls out LTE-A in Kuwait to support enterprise push

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Wednesday 06 November 13

Kuwaiti operator's CEO says mobile data revenues are cannibalising voice and SMS, but does not foresee move to metered plans.

Zain is beefing up its LTE network in Kuwait by rolling out LTE-Advanced in certain areas, a move it hopes will help support its drive to become an enterprise services provider. Its LTE network has nationwide coverage, but the deployment of LTE-A will be more targeted, Omar Saud Al-Omar, CEO of Zain Kuwait, told Total Telecom earlier this week. It will be a "much slower rollout&quot…

Zain is beefing up its LTE network in Kuwait by rolling out LTE-Advanced in certain areas, a move it hopes will help support its drive to become an enterprise services provider. Its LTE network has nationwide coverage, but the deployment of LTE-A will be more targeted, Omar Saud Al-Omar, CEO of Zain Kuwait, told Total Telecom earlier this week. It will be a "much slower rollout&quot…

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