Ooredoo upgrades networks with 4.5G

Ooredoo just achieved another milestone by being the first to deploy an upgrade for its 4.5G mobile network sites, in the region, to support the data speed of up to 1Gbps with CAT 16 devices, in partnership with Nokia. This upgrade is planned to spread across the sites in the Qatari region as well. At [...]

Gulf States demand the shutdown of Al-Jazeera channels

Al-Jazeera, the Arabic news network is under pressure, the Gulf States are asking of its immediate shut-down especially in the light of the recent events. This has been a demand made by the State for 20 years. The Qatar based network, is the most viewed Arabic channel worldwide and enjoy a good popularity with the [...]

Ooredoo TV reached the 100000 customers mark

Ooredoo former Qtel launched in 2016 just entered a new milestone by reaching the 100.000 customer mark. the company released a statement: It is a considerable milestone which reflects the brands continuous commitment of giving Qatari households the ultimate choice of accessing premium live tv & on demand content, Ooredoo has already quite an history [...]

Ooredoo to deploy a 5G network

Ooredoo announced the deployment of a 5G-ready new network with the 10th station finally installed. The new technology will also be joined by a 1ms latency only on these networks. Ooredoo used the GPON to have enough bandwidth for this network the technology will be available by the end of 2017. Ooredoo Qatar CEO Waleed [...]

Ooredoo include BeIN package in its offer

Ooredoo (former Qtel) announced that Ooredoo TV and Mozaic TV will be available as premium content in the BeIN offer.  Thus, Ooredoo TV and Mozaic TV customers will have access to sport content from the Qatari network. The BeIN full package is costing around US$ 30 a month for numerous live coverage and exclusive content [...]

Ooredoo announced the extension of Ooredoo TV Go app offer

Ooredoo, the Qatari international telecommunications based in Doha announced the extension of its introductory offer for the Ooredoo TV Go app for 10 extras days during which customers will be able to use the app to its full potential to enjoy its full content. The VOD app provides more than 6000 hours of content in [...]

E’shailSat to broadcast in 4K in MENA

EshailSat, the satellite company of Qatar, is all in to boost its content portfolio in Ultra High Definition (UDH) for its broadcasting client. Showcasing Live transmission of UHD channel with the EshailSat satellite, the company uses technologies like HEVC encoding and DVB-S2X modulation. It also provides 4K UHD services for news and sports channels that [...]

OSN Play free for Ooredoo tv OSN subscribers

Good news for OSN package subscribers, they will be privileged with the online TV platform, OSN Play. The news was announced by both Ooredoo and OSN revealing their effort at providing their users with local and global content. Customers of Ooredoo TV, subscribing to either entertainment package of OSN, be it OSN Entertainment, OSN Premier, [...]

beIN adds TRT World to its network

beIN, the Middle East pay-TV network, has recently added TRT World, the English international news channel from Turkey. It is an HD channel which will be available in 190 countries across ten satellites. The news platform is one from the Turkish radio and Television Corporation. The channel will as well be accessible free-to-air on other [...]