Tag Archives: Zain Group

Zain Group invests $750M in networks expansion

Zain Group has announced an investment of $750 million in 4G networks and 5G upgrades including fiber (FTTH) in the Middle East markets.  Bader Al-Kharafi, the CEO of Zain Group said: Initiatives such as optimizing the synergies between the Group, Omantel and all operations, investments in fiber and network upgrades and opening up of our [...]

Iflix reaps $90M following investment from Liberty Global and Zain

Iflix, the Asian subscription video-on-demand service, has roped in 90 million USD from investment by PCCWs Liberty Global and Zain (Kuwait-based mobile operator), which recently made the platform available in the Middle East North Africa. Additional capital from Sky, Catcha Group and EMC was also secured by Iflix. Liberty Globals chief programming officer, Bruce Mann, [...]

Iflix travels to MENA through Zain

The Malaysian-based subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platform, Iflix, is making its way in the Middle Eastern country, Kuwait. A joint venture has been established between the Asian SVOD service and Zain Group, the mobile communications company in Kuwait. The service to be available for the Middle East North African subscribers will be entitled, Iflix Arabia. The [...]