Ooredoo, Huawei extend strategic cooperation agreement

Ooredoo said it has announced a five-year extension of its strategic cooperation agreement with Huawei, which will see the two companies deepen their partnership to support Ooredoo´s market leadership across its footprint.

The agreement was announced in Doha, Qatar and was signed by Ahmed Al Derbesti, COO of Ooredoo Group, and Eric Xu, Deputy Chairman of the board and Rotating CEO of Huawei.

As part of the agreement, Huawei will provide a variety of solutions and professional services to benefit all Ooredoo Group´s operating companies, including advanced 2G, 3G, LTE, LTE-A, Antenna, Microwave, Virtualised Core and IP Multimedia Subsystem mobile broadband technologies.

This agreement will enable the two organisations to collaborate in deploying best-in-class data, voice, multi-media, and other advanced services to help solidify Ooredoo´s market leadership in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.

Ooredoo is a leading international communications company delivering mobile, fixed, broadband internet and corporate managed services tailored to the needs of consumers and businesses across markets in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider with the vision to enrich life through communication.