Qnbn Presses Ahead with Cutting-Edge Infrastructure Roll-out

June 10, 2013

Qatar National Broadband Network (Qnbn) is strongly pressing ahead with the roll-out of its cutting-edge infrastructure powering Vodafone’s (Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C.) state-of-the-art Al-Safwa center located at the heart of Doha’s West Bay business district in the prestigious Alfardan Towers. This milestone underpins Qnbn’s steadfast efforts to deploy world-class fiber optics broadband network across the nation enabling Qatar to become one of the best connected countries in the world.

Mr. Mohammed Al Mannai, Chief Executive Officer of Qnbn said: “Our progress is strongly materializing on the ground. It reaffirms our pledge to create more potential in the country and it follows other landmarks including our connectivity to Barwa’s developments and our deployed networks along the North and South roads. Our steadfast efforts to complete the roll-out in the West Bay area will also support Vodafone in their offerings to residential customers. Additionally, this attests to our unfaltering commitment to serve the Qatar National Vision 2030 and the wider ICT digitization agenda together with our ultimate objective to deliver coverage which will transform Qatar through advanced technologies.”

Qnbn’s reliable infrastructure will enable Vodafone to offer their business customers incredible high speeds.

Mr. Richard Daly, Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Qatar said: “Qnbn is a strong partner for us in the provision of broadband fiber optics with a visionary and collaborative approach to the market. Qnbn’s role is to connect the nation and transform Qatar’s ICT landscape. Vodafone Qatar is committed to delivering this nationwide goal and our partnership with Qnbn will help us to realize this ambition much more quickly than otherwise possible. Our Al Safwa Center marks our next chapter as the preferred provider of business services in Qatar. This is a very exciting time for us!”