Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Appreciates EA
Kabul, June 21, 2011: Mrs. Amina Afzali, Minister for Labor & Social Affairs, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has appreciated the efforts and resolve of Etisalat Afghanistan for investing and partnering in the development of human capital of the country. The honorable Minister for Labor & Social Affairs along with her team from the Ministry comprising of Mr. Ahmad Sidiq Dilear, Chief of Staff, Mr. Khair Mohammad Nero, General Director of HR, Mr. Behroz Sharifi and Dr. Farid Raaid, Advisor to the Minister today visited the Etisalat office in Kabul.
Etisalat Afghanistan 4th Annual Holy Quran Awards concludes in Kabul
Kabul, July 13, 2011: Etisalat Afghanistan has today announced the conclusion of 4th Annual Holy Quran Awards being held in Kabul. The competition which started on June 30th is organized by Etisalat Afghanistan for the fourth year running in collaboration with Ministry of Religious Affairs & Hajj and Ministry of Information & Culture, Government of Afghanistan.
The final ceremony was attended by distinguished personalities, representative of UAE Embassy, high ranking government officials and members of media fraternity.
Yahsat Partners with Etisalat Afghanistan to Offer Latest Broadband Internet Service
Abu Dhabi, May 23, 2011 – Al Yah Satellite Communications Company PrJsc (Yahsat), has signed an agreement with Etisalat Afghanistan to provide border-to-border high-speed broadband internet access throughout the country. YahClick is a breakthrough satellite broadband service that will provide reliable, uninterrupted and affordable internet solutions for consumers and enterprises at packages comparable to existing DSL services.
Etisalat, 4th Annual Quran Contest a huge success
Kabul: July 3, 2011: Etisalat Afghanistan has begun conducting its 4th Annual Quran recitation contest in Kabul. In the past 3 years the contest has been held annually for participants from all over Afghanistan. The 4th annual contest started on June 30th and the finals will take place on 9th July, where scores of youth under 21 have taken part and the winner of will be sent to Dubai to participate in Dubai International Quran contest.
Etisalat Congratulates the Government of Afghanistan on winning the GSMA Leadership Award 2011
February 2011, Mobile World Congress
The GSMA presented His Excellency Amirzai Sangin, Minister of Communications& IT of the
Islamic Republic of Afghanistan,with the mobile industry’s prestigious annual Government
Leadership Award. The award recognises the immense achievements made by the Afghan government
in its commitment to the widespread expansion of mobile communications. In just ten years the Afghan government has taken a country with no mobile infrastructure to a point where 80 per cent
of the population is now covered by telecommunications networks. It has licensed four GSM operators and has created an environment of healthy, transparent competition and low-cost, broad accessibility.