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INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT - THURAYA SATELLITE TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Thuraya cellphones to offer new features

Posted on 03/06/2001

Two new innovative additions that will enhance the operation of the Thuraya mobile phone will be available shortly. While the vehicular docking adapter, VAD, will provide for recharging and in-vehicle operation, the home docking unit, (Hodu), will enable use of the phone indoors in remote areas. Meanwhile, Thuraya which is already in the soft launch phase in the UAE and some other countries will start commercial services from this month-end. The VDA has an integrated speakerphone, radio mute ...  >>MORE

Thuraya sees prospects brightening

Posted on 14/05/2001

The capital and operational costs incurred by Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Co, Thuraya, in 2000 was US$193 million, but 2001 is expected to be a better year financially for the company, a top official said. The costs went largely for the construction and launch phases, as well as launch-related insurance, of Thuraya's mobile satellite system. It has also covered some support services and an extensive marketing and promotional programme. Significantly Thuraya is also expanding its ...  >>MORE

Thuraya and Saadi sign logistics deal

Posted on 14/05/2001

Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Company has awarded the distribution and logistics contract to two companies of the Dubai-based Rais Hassan Saadi Group, preparing for its mobile telephone launch expected in June this year. The Group companies – Trident Freight and RHS Logistics – will give complete distribution support for Thuraya from UAE to nearly 100 countries. The mobile handsets flown in from Switzerland to Mexico will be stocked in the warehouse of the Dubai-based company in ...  >>MORE

Thuraya to go commercial in June

Posted on 09/05/2001

After the successful soft launch last week, Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Co (Thuraya) is launching full commercial services in mid-June with nearly 40,000 Thuraya mobile phones going live worldwide, a top company official said. Thuraya expects to sell 400,000 handsets in one year. Chairman Mohammad Omran said trial services are underway in the UAE. Trials will start in Italy, the UK and Denmark this week, and service will be launched in Sudan next week and then in several other markets. ...  >>MORE

Thuraya achieves another milestone

Posted on 02/05/2001

In a major achievement for the UAE, the region and the satellite telecom industry itself, the Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Company, Thuraya, achieved another milestone when its service was successfully activated in the UAE yesterday. The Thuraya telecommunications service got off to a soft launch in the UAE yesterday after the service was activated by ETISALAT. ETISALAT is Thuraya's service provider in the UAE. However, the systems are being tested to enable proper and efficient ...  >>MORE

Thuraya seals service provider accord with Ukraine

Posted on 18/02/2001

Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Company has further reinforced its presence in Eastern Europe and the CIS region with the signing of a Service Provider Agreement in Ukraine as part of its continuing leadership of the mobile satellite industry, according to a press release issued today. Pan-Telecom of Ukraine has become Thuraya's 34th service provider. According to the agreement, Pan-Telecom will have the rights to distribute and market Thuraya's mobile satellite services and products ...  >>MORE

Thuraya unveils new applications

Posted on 13/02/2001

As the final countdown begins for its commercial services launch next month, Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Co has unveiled new applications such as m-commerce and fleet management. Apart from voice, data, fax, GSM messaging and location determination, Thuraya will offer e-business and m-commerce services, said Mohammed Omran, Chairman of Thuraya. Explaining that e-commerce transacted through a mobile phone is m-commerce, he said Thuraya handhelds provide freedom of mobility and ...  >>MORE

Launch of Thuraya in March, May

Posted on 11/02/2001

Al Thuraya Satellite Communications Corporation will launch its commercial services for the public in 16 countries, including the UAE, in March and May, company Chairman Mohammed Hassan Omran told Al Khaleej. Omran said Thuraya was planning to repay the first of its loans at the end of its first year of operations. Dividends are scheduled to be distributed to shareholders in 2004. The Thuraya system's international code is 0088206. Tariff is put into four categories: From Thuraya phone to ...  >>MORE

Thuraya phones win ITU approval

Posted on 10/01/2001

The Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Co has secured the GMPCS-MoU mark approval from the International Telecommunications Union, ITU, for its handheld terminals. Also, Thuraya has signed a service provider agreement with the Central African Republic, thus raising the list of countries to 34. Thuraya obtained the GMPCS-MoU mark approval from the ITU, signifying that Thuraya can now affix the GMPCS-MoU mark to its handheld terminals, a company spokesman said. The GMPCS-MoU mark is an ...  >>MORE

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