Telecoms & IT

23-01-2002
To spread Internet usage, the Syrian government is expected to finalise the establishment of its digital telecom infrastructure in August.
21-01-2002
A mere 0.3 percent of Syria's population is connected to the World Wide Web, to compare with a 4.5% rate in Jordan, 8% in Lebanon and 24% in the Gulf area.
21-01-2002
Formal agreements to transfer technology know-how and training by Dubai Internet City (DIC) to IT-related initiatives in Syria and Jordan are being planned, according to a top DIC official.
31-12-2001
The Syrian telecommunication establishment (STE) expects its total turnover to reach SYP22.7 billion (USD 454 million) in 2002.
22-10-2001
Mohammed Maarouf, the head of the Syrian Telecommunications Establishment said that over 200,000 additional subscribers should be connected by next year, reported Al-Quds.
22-10-2001
Spacetel Syria, the GSM 900 network operator in Syria, has announced the launch of International Roaming Service starting from October 4th, 2001.