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Best photography from around the world today
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December 1, 2013
Zain Bahrain must list its shares on the Bahraini bourse within 10 years of acquiring the permit.
September 21, 2013
Telecoms players are increasingly finding themselves in a tight spot and on the receiving end of negative ratings outlooks as competition stiffens across the region.
December 5, 2012
The Bahraini telecoms company is close to agreeing a $650m loan that will allow it to buy Cable & Wireless assets in Monaco and elsewhere.
December 4, 2012
Batelco is to buy the UK telecoms firm's operations in Monaco and a host of island nations for $680m, with an additional $345m option agreement.
November 8, 2012
Zain, the Kuwaiti telecoms operator, is planning to invest $5.5 billion over the next five years with plans to develop super-fast broadband connections.
July 29, 2012
Bahrain Telecommunications, the state-owned operator known as Batelco, reported a 13 per cent decline in second quarter profit as it faced fierce competition in a stagnating market.
September 30, 2011
Zain Group has failed to sell a stake in its Saudi unit for $US950 million, ending its second major deal of the year.
September 9, 2011
Bahrain Telecommunication Company, also known as Batelco, is said to be beating a retreat from India. But the company is also facing trouble at home, analysts said.