Home >> News By Region >> Middle East/Africa News
Recent Middle East/Africa News
Globecomm + Tanzania Support Foundation Bring Computers + Hope Of A Bright Future To Rural African School
"Technology is our business and we are proud to donate the equipment to such a good cause. "
Thuraya Debuts XT-LITE
“Thuraya XT-LITE addresses the demands of users who need a simple satellite phone for work or travel in areas unserved by terrestrial networks."—Rashid Baba, Director of Products at Thuraya.
Improving A Riyadh Hub Accomplished By Arabsat
"ARABSAT and STC continue to work very closely to enhance their presence in domestic and international markets.” —Khalid Balkhayour, President and CEO of ARABSAT.
Space Start-Up Incubations Planned By Space-Nest.
"An appropriate framework will enable small, innovative companies with strong teams to develop emerging technologies into commercialized products."—Ofer Lapid, Co-Founder, Space-Nest.
Gilat + OpenSky Order VSAT Network For ANTEL = Internet Access To Schools + Defense Related Enterprises
“We were looking for a technologically strong satellite platform provider to meet a very demanding set of needs."

Thuraya + International News Safety Institute Adopt Safety Plans + Products 
...addresses the rising need for providing safety training to protect journalists working in difficult and dangerous environments...
MetOp-SG + FalconEye For UAEAF Are Both Now Part Of Airbus Defence & Space's Build Portfolio
Microwave Sounder Instruments and an EO system all under contracts for builds...
Kratos ISE Is Preparing The Way For Es'hail-2 Capacity Management
Kratos ISE will expand that system with a monitoring site at the new Es'hailSat teleport...
NovelSat Names New Chairman Of The NovelSat BOD
"...I am confident that NovelSat will reach new heights."
Showcasing Es'Hail 1 at ITU Telecom World In Doha
"...we have already started to plan, design and manufacture Es’hail 2."
A Commitment Increase For Emergency Comms By Thuraya
This agreement further extends the use of its satellite equipment for disaster relief.
Azercosmos Reaches For The SkyEdge II-c From Gilat
Targeting a diverse set of markets...
Azercosmos + Gilat ...Another Partnership Agreement on Azerspace-1
...signed an agreement to use the SkyEdge II-c network for multi-application satellite managed services for...
An Award Winning Moment For Proteus FZC For Habitat Mapping Project
“The scale of this project and integration of land-based/maritime satellite imagery to influence planning decisions and track carbon is ground breaking."
Denise Anderson Award For Outstanding Achievement Goes to a Darling at AST
Today there are 60 worldwide companies and more than 1,700 employees. 
Delivering Satellite Solutions Earns Thuraya Award @ Dubai Summit
“We are delighted to have won this award, which recognizes Thuraya’s commitment towards innovation and transformation."
Sub-Saharan Service From Globalstar Empowers Geoforce
"In the oil and gas industry, in particular, there is a requirement for borderless global equipment tracking."
The Saudi Media Forum...Gathering of Prominent Media Specialists
 ..."we are always eager to participate in such forums especially in Saudi Arabia, as it gives us the opportunity to meet our partners and customers."
MilSatCom Middle East & Africa...Sign Up for Early Bird Discount...Before it's Bye Bye Birdie
 The event will boast a tailored program based on current issues across MilSatCom covered by a series of internationaI speakers.
SOS Service From Thuraya To Assist Dubai Police With Emergencies
"This is the first time that we are launching such a service with local authorities."