November 29, 2007
Zizanie S. Zoleta, Global Admin & Membership Support
NOKIA SIEMENS NETWORKS BECOMES A SAMENA MEMBER
UAE - November 22, 2007 — SAMENA Telecommunications
Council today announced the joining of Nokia Siemens Networks to its
rapidly expanding membership base.
Siemens Networks is a leading global enabler of communications services.
The company provides a complete, well-balanced product portfolio of
mobile and fixed network infrastructure solutions and addresses the
growing demand for services with 20,000 service professionals worldwide.
Nokia Siemens Networks is one of the largest telecommunications infrastructure
companies with operations in 150 countries. The company is headquartered
in Espoo, Finland.
a vision to connect 5 billion people by 2015, Nokia Siemens Networks
started as an undisputed industry leader with the scale and ambition
to become the number one enabler of communication services. Already
the second largest telecommunications provider in the Middle East
and Africa region, Nokia Siemens Networks is ideally positioned to
utilize the strong end-to-end and convergence capabilities for further
a robust workforce of 4000 employees out of which 3,000 services professionals
across 44 countries in Middle East and Africa region. Nokia Siemens
Networks is driven by the desire to connect the world and forsee 5
billion people to be connected by 2015. Of these people, around 1
billion will come from the Middle East and Africa region.
Telecommunications Council is a tri-regional, non-profit telecommunications
association that embodies a community of South Asian, Middle Eastern,
and North African telecoms operators, manufacturers, regulatory authorities,
and academia. SAMENA aims to be the ultimate promoter of collaboration
and knowledge-sharing in the SAMENA region that spans 25 countries.