Emirates Telecommunication Group Company PJSC, or Etisalat (meaning “communications”), is a global Emirati telecommunications services provider with operations in 16 countries across Asia, the Middle East, and Africa.
Moreover, By number of subscribers, it is the world’s 18th largest mobile network operator. In the United Arab Emirates, it is the only internet services provider.
In addition, in 2012, Forbes Middle East ranked Etisalat as the most powerful corporation in the UAE. Etisalat claimed the world’s fastest 5G download speed of 9.1 Gigabits per second in December 2020, a network that it has been deploying in Dubai since 2017.
Furthermore on December 31, 2020, Etisalat reported consolidated sales of AED 51.7 billion and net earnings of AED 9.1 billion. The current market valuation of the company is AED 194 billion.
Moreover, Etisalat is one of the Middle East’s Internet hubs, offering connectivity to the region’s other telecommunications companies. It’s also the largest international voice carrier in the Middle East and Africa, as well as the world’s 12th largest.
Etisalat has 510 roaming agreements covering 186 countries as of October 2008, allowing BlackBerry, 3G, GPRS, and voice roaming.
In addition to New York, London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Paris, and Singapore, Etisalat has Points of Presence (PoP) in New York, London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Paris, and Singapore. Etisalat launched their 4G LTE network commercially in December 2011.
In this year 2021, Etisalat is coming with some new innovative technology ideas in GITEX. TechX Pakistan is going to cover the whole event as a media partner in which we are going to take some wonderful interviews of different tech and business industries Managing Directors, C.E.O’s and Heads of the department.
We will interview Mr. Hatem Dowidar (Group CEO) to know more about Etisalat vision and mission this year and what are his views about latest technology and GITEX 2021. We are going to ask some questions which are enlisted below:
- Q1- How do you find GITEX 2021 today?
- Q2- Tell us about the product you are presenting this year.
- Q3- Where it is made & what are the key benefits?
- Q4- How useful is the technology you are presenting for a common man?
- Q5- What is your opinion about 5G technology?
- Q6- What changes have you seen since become the part of Etisalat?
- Q7- What is your company vision & mission regarding technology sector?
For furthermore details regarding GITEX 2021, check out our recent blog.