Should the government go easy on the telecom sector?

The imbroglio over adjusted gross revenues has shaken the once-booming sector’s foundations Following years of breathtaking subscriber growth, tele-density is showing signs of strain. Some telecom players are facing an existential crisis due to brutal competition and the government demanding unpaid dues. At the same time, investors of different hues […]

Jordan, Iraq discuss cooperation in telecom, technology sector

Amman, August 26 (Petra)-Minister of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship, Muthanna Gharaibeh, discussed with the Iraqi Minister of Communications, Arkan Shaibani, joint cooperation in the telecom and information technology fields. The discussions also went over means to benefit from Jordan’s experience in implementing “distance learning” during the Covid-19 pandemic. According to […]

Blockchain-Based Loyalty Programmes for the Telecommunications Sector

The pilot looked to explore promising blockchain-based business model innovations for the telecommunications sector Singapore — July 29, 2020 — Aqilliz, a technology company that specialises in blockchain-powered solutions for digital marketing, completed a loyalty programme pilot in partnership with multinational internet service and telecommunications provider, MyRepublic. Entitled MyRewards, the […]