Omantel supports SAMENA Telecommunications Council ‘Beyond Connectivity 2017’ conference

March 15, 2017

Omantel, the first provider of integrated telecommunications services in the sultanate, is the exclusive diamond sponsor of SAMENA Telecommunications Council ‘Beyond Connectivity 2017’ conference, held today at Al Bustan Palace, Muscat under the name Building corridors in digital development.

The Beyond Connectivity series of conferences bring together representatives of the public and private sectors, including telecom operators, technology companies and leading consulting firms, active within the ICT arena.

The day-long conference will provide a strategic knowledge-sharing platform for SAMENA Council's members to discuss the evolving telecommunications landscape and industry challenges, with specific emphasis on Oman’s market.

Commenting on the importance of ‘Beyond Connectivity 2017’ conference, being hosted by the sultanate; Salim Bader al Mazrui, general manager Capacity & National Accounts at Omantel, said, “SAMENA conference is a common platform for leaders in telecom to exchange experiences and discuss matters related to this vital sector such as challenges and ways to develop the ICT sector in the Middle East. The sultanate's telecom sector is witnessing rapid growth and attracting latest technologies. Therefore, we are supporting this conference and participating in it by showcasing our experience in ICT, which contributes in building a digital society and positioning Oman amongst advanced countries.”

Beyond Connectivity 2017 will also facilitate discussion of other revenue-generation opportunities for the operators, regulatory challenges faced by the industry as well as SAMENA Council’s role to represent the interest and vision of the industry players. Over the years, BYC has also served as a platform for companies to enhance corporate visibility and to announce business partnerships and product launches.

Investing in the future of the nation, Omantel connects even the most remote communities of the sultanate to each other and with the rest of the world.

Omantel is the sultanate’s first and leading integrated telecommunications services provider, enabling the digital society to flourish, allowing new ways of doing business and delivering a world of information, news and entertainment.

Today, Omantel boldly innovates to deliver the highest levels of customer satisfaction and the broadest and most reliable nationwide network while investing for Oman’s future development.