The deal parties are
Some major network expansion and upgrade agreements dubbed
The agreements to enhance Zain KSA's network capacity, coverage and speed were signed by
In their speeches, the CEOs referred to the Saudi vibrant market and its rapid growth in terms of connectivity as well as a member of the emerging high-technology community.
Addressing a press conference, Kabbani said: "Today, we are pleased to announce a SR4.5 billion investment in our customers to meet their needs and building for the future to enhance our customer experience."
Pointing out that the Kingdom has been recognized as a leading member of the high-tech community, Kabbani said: "
Kabbani added: "Today's announcement is all about building for the future to anticipate the need for more capacity. We are also expanding our 4G LTE network, making it available to more people, in more places across the Kingdom."
Kabbani invited others to try Zain and discover their innovative package, leading customer experience and the quality and speed of their network.
Since its launch, Zain KSA has always operated a very modern telecommunications network. "Today we are announcing the expansion of our state-of-the-art network to accommodate the exponential growth of data traffic that we see."
Zain KSA claims to be the first operator in the
According to Al-Deghaither, Zain KSA serves 9 million customers and has extended its network coverage to 93 percent of the population via 6,000 sites. Through its state-of-the-art 4G LTE network, and its 9,000 points of sale, the ever-evolving operator is attracting thousands of new voice and data customers daily.
On Zain KSA's reload project, the official said the core asset of any mobile service provider is its network. Zain KSA needs to expand the capacity and coverage of its network to keep pace with the ever increasing demand that Zain is experiencing.
According to him, for many customers, Zain is already the broadband mobile network of choice within the Kingdom. By expanding the coverage of its 4G LTE network, more people within the Kingdom will also be able to enjoy the freedom of a real high-speed mobile data network.
Zain's existing customers will benefit from a significant expansion in capacity offered by the reload project. The exponential growth in capacity in the data traffic clearly shows that consumers in the Kingdom have a real and ever-increasing hunger for high speed mobile data services.
"Reload project is critical to Zain KSA in maintaining an excellent customer experience, which is why every day we have new customers joining Zain," he said.
Zain will use its own financial resources to finance the deals, officials said.
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