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A first for Sudan: Zain launches 4G- LTE, high-speed technology

April 25, 2016

A first for Sudan: Zain launches 4G- LTE, high-speed technology

Zain Group announces that its operation in Sudan, where it is the country’s leading telecom operator, has officially launched high-speed 4G LTE, marking the first time the mobile broadband technology has been available in the country and the sixth Zain operation to do so.

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Zain Group generated revenues of KD 277 million (USD 919 million) and recorded net income of KD 37 million (USD 124 million) for the first quarter of 2016

April 24, 2016

Zain Group generated revenues of KD 277 million (USD 919 million) and recorded net income of KD 37 million (USD 124 million) for the first quarter of 2016

Zain Group, announces its consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended 31 March, 2016. The company closed the period serving 45.5 million customers.

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Kuwait’s ‘Ghinwa’ wins top prize at the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition supported by Community Jameel and Zain

April 18, 2016

Kuwait’s ‘Ghinwa’ wins top prize at the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition supported by Community Jameel and Zain

MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab, in partnership with founding partner Community Jameel and the Zain Group, announced the winners of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition from a total of 76 contesting teams from 15 Arab countries.

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MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition Award Ceremony and Conference taking place on April 14 in Jeddah

April 12, 2016

MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition Award Ceremony and Conference taking place on April 14 in Jeddah

The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) Pan Arab will host the award ceremony rewarding the winning Ideas, Startups and Social Entrepreneurs of the MIT EF Arab Startup Competition on April 14, 2016 at the Bay La Sun Hotel & Marina in King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia. This event is in partnership with founding partner Community Jameel and for the second consecutive year, with the Zain Group. This year’s event is supported by government partner the Economic Cities Authority and hosting partner the King Abdullah Economic City along with global technology provider Huawei.

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Zain Group hosts Customer Engagement Forum in Kuwait

April 07, 2016

Zain Group hosts Customer Engagement Forum in Kuwait

Zain Group announces the successful conclusion of its Customer Engagement Forum 2016, a three-day event held in Kuwait 4-6 April

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Now for Me: Zain Iraq launches #HassaEliya, a multi-faceted program to inspire and empower Iraqi youth

March 20, 2016

Now for Me: Zain Iraq launches #HassaEliya, a multi-faceted program to inspire and empower Iraqi youth

Zain Group, announces that Zain Iraq, the country’s leading operator, has launched a multi-faceted program dubbed “Hassa Eliya”, (Now for Me) which has got over 5 million views in just 3 days.

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Zain sailing team finishes top 5 in EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2016 race

March 02, 2016

Zain sailing team finishes top 5 in EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour 2016 race

Zain Group, announces the successful completion of the EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour (SATT) 2016 competition, in which its team finished a credible fifth out of a field of nine competitors.

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MWC Barcelona: Zain Group becomes signatory to the GSMA’s Humanitarian Connectivity Charter

March 01, 2016

MWC Barcelona: Zain Group becomes signatory to the GSMA’s Humanitarian Connectivity Charter

Zain Group, has become a signatory to the GSMA’s Humanitarian Connectivity Charter, which was launched at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in 2015.

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Zain acquires strategic stake in the innovative mobility provider and consultancy firm FOO

February 28, 2016

Zain acquires strategic stake in the innovative mobility provider and consultancy firm FOO

Zain Group announces a strategic investment in FOO, a successful Lebanon-based entity offering a full spectrum of innovative end-to-end mobility related services including digital strategic consultancy, user interface and experience (UI- UX) design, app and web development solutions, digital marketing and incubation of startups

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Zain makes strategic investment in neXgen Group, forming a ‘smart city’ business unit

February 24, 2016

Zain makes strategic investment in neXgen Group, forming a ‘smart city’ business unit

Zain Group announces a strategic investment in neXgen Group, a leading smart city advisory and consulting services provider based in the UAE. The investment will lead to the establishment of a specialized business unit delivering smart city services to governments and mega real estate developers facilitating the deployment of smart city solutions and managed services across Zain’s regional footprint.

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Zain renews its commitment to the UN's Global Goals for Sustainable Development; supports protecting the rights of children in the Arab World

February 21, 2016

Zain renews its commitment to the UN's Global Goals for Sustainable Development; supports protecting the rights of children in the Arab World

Zain Group announces its support of the agenda put forward by the Second Policy Dialogue and Sixth Regional Consultation for Middle East and North Africa Conference on Child Helplines in the Arab World; which recently convened at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo 15 to 17 February. Zain Group was the only mobile operator who was invited and participated in the conference to share its collaboration, experience, and leadership in this area of supporting the plight of children across its regional footprint.

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Zain team aims high in 2016 Sailing Arabia-The Tour

February 13, 2016

Zain team aims high in 2016 Sailing Arabia-The Tour

Zain Group announces its participation, for the second year running, in the sixth edition of the EFG Sailing Arabia-The Tour (SATT) 2016 competition. This event is the Gulf region’s leading offshore race, and is organized by Oman Sail.

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78 Teams qualify to next round of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition; an event supported by Community Jameel and Zain

February 11, 2016

78 Teams qualify to next round of the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition; an event supported by Community Jameel and Zain

The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) of the Pan Arab region, in partnership with Community Jameel, the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of Abdul Latif Jameel and Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator across the Middle East and Africa, announced that a total of 78 teams from 15 countries have qualified for the next round of the prestigious MITEF Arab Startup Competition, with the final winners’ ceremony now confirmed to be held at King Abdallah Economic City, in Saudi Arabia on 14 April, 2016.

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Zain Group generated revenues of KD 1.14 billion (USD 3.8 billion) and recorded net income of KD 154 million (USD 513 million) for full-year 2015

February 10, 2016

Zain Group generated revenues of KD 1.14 billion (USD 3.8 billion) and recorded net income of KD 154 million (USD 513 million) for full-year 2015

Zain Group, announces its consolidated financial results for the year 2015 & fourth quarter ended 31 December, 2015. Zain served 45.6 million customers at the end of the period, reflecting a 3% increase year-on-year (Y-o-Y). For the full-year 2015, Zain Group generated consolidated revenues of KD 1.14 billion (USD 3.78 billion), down 6% year-on-year (Y-o-Y).

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Zain executives receive ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao at company’s headquarters

February 01, 2016

Zain executives receive ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao at company’s headquarters

Zain Group announces that its CEO, Scott Gegenheimer, and the CEO of Zain Kuwait, Mrs Eaman Al Roudhan, have met with the Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Mr Houlin Zhao at Zain Group headquarters in Kuwait.

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