Home About Kuna Advertise Contact Us Kuna's Bureaus Services Term Of Use
Register Login
facebook Twitter Youtube rss
Tokyo stocks hit seven-year high on further monetary easing      US, Israeli officials discuss ISIL, Iran      Obama urges protection of Rohingya rights in Burma
  Communications
Transferring phone numbers between telecom networks service will launch mid-June -- Al-Utheina
15/05/2013   |   07:12 PM | Kuwait News
تصغير الخطالشكل الأساسيتكبير الخط
Minister of Communications and Minister of State for Housing Affairs Salem Al-Utheina
Minister of Communications and Minister of State for Housing Affairs Salem Al-Utheina

KUWAIT, May 15 (KUNA) -- The official launch of transferring phone numbers from one mobile network operator to another service in Kuwait will take place mid-June, Minister of Communications and Minister of State for Housing Affairs Salem Al-Utheina said Wednesday.
On the sidelines of the World Telecommunications and Information Society Day celebration, organized by the Central Agency for Information Technology (CAIT) on Wednesday, the Minister said that the service is currently "in pilot phase as some of the technical problems are being addressed and will be solved by some of the telecom companies." In response to KUNA's question on the offers presented to Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) on aircraft rental and purchase, Al-Utheina said that KAC board of directors has received several offers from international companies (Airbus) and (Boeing), noting that the board approved Airbus' low cost offer as it complies with the terms of the Amiri aviation.
The Ministry of Communications conducted a pilot launch for the service between the three telecom operators in Kuwait in April, 15, in cooperation with the National Company for Technology Projects.
The period between the experimental and official launches is expected to address technical, administrative and accounting problems that the customers may face with the service launch.
The service aims to increase competitiveness in the telecommunication market and provides customers greater flexibility in switching from one mobile network to another while keeping their phone numbers. (end) mjb.abd.ba KUNA 151912 May 13NNNN

 Print
  Email
 Save
Share
Share
Honoring Kuwait 2014


KUNA publishes a book titled (His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah: A Humanitarian Leader) to commemorate the UN honoring of Kuwait's leader

kuna magazien


Most Read Most Emailed  
1.   Ronaldo wins 3 awards in La Liga ceremony
2.   Turkey to combat antiquities smuggling from Iraq, Syria - Celik
3.   Kosovo FM lauds relations with Kuwait
4.   15 Syrian regime personnel killed in North Syria -- monitor
5.   Global oil USD 25 decline will cause GDP eight pct drop for GCC - IMF's Lagarde
6.   Russia calls for ending Israeli settlement policy
    Photo Gallery

Kuwaiti author Mai Al Nakib

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE)

Kuwaiti Ambassador to Mexico Johar Hayat with new Mexican Senator

Kuwait's Ambassador to Italy praises Rome International Film Festival

Ayman Al-Ali, the head of the award higher committee Offers a commemorative shield to Editorial Director

Kuwait's Abdullah Al-Muzayen

His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah

National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah commences parliament's 3rd regular session of 14th

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah commences parliament's 3rd regular session of 14th

Kuwait's Ambassador to Jordan Hamad Al-Duaij offers donation to Al-Quds Open University

His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah during the cabinet in its weekly meeting

Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah

Commissioner for Financial Programming and Budget Jacek Dominik

(OPEC)

Undersecretary of the Foreign Ministry Khaled Al-Jarallah

The State Audit Bureau Chairman Abdulaziz Al-Adsani

OPEC
Publications

WEATHER
PRAYER
CURRENCIES
KUWAIT AIRPORT
    Calendar
About KUNA KUNA SERVICES USEFUL LINKS KUNA ARCHIVE KUNA PUBLICATIONS
Home
About Kuna
Advertise
Contact Us
Kuna's Bureaus
Services
Term Of Use
Read The Whole Newscast
Pictures (during the week)
FTP Service
KUNA training center
KUNA Reader
SMS Services
الكويت فى ذاكرة الأيام
Job Application
Careers
Arab News Agencies
International News Agencies
Governmental Institutes
Banks in Kuwait
News Paper
Local Companies
other useful links
Prayer Times
News Archive
Other News Services
Today In Kuwait's History
Events
Training Sessions
Videos
All KUNA right are reserved © 2012. This site is designed and published by IDS