August 06, 2007
Nermeen Negm, Marketing Manager
ADVANCED ELECTRONICS COMPANY (AEC) BECOMES A SAMENA MEMBER
UAE — May 29, 2007— SAMENA
Telecommunications Council announced today the joining of Advanced Electronics
Company from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the council.
Advanced Electronics Company (AEC) was established in 1988 to create
local capabilities in strategic areas like advanced manufacturing technologies,
communication systems, and product support. AEC has grown rapidly to
become the leading high technology engineering and manufacturing company
in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Its Charter includes Design, Development,
Manufacture, Testing, Modifications, Upgrades, Repair and providing
Logistical Support of advanced Electronic Products and Systems for Telecom,
Military, and Industrial Customers.
AEC's efforts are directed towards developing national capabilities
in strategic areas through technology transfer, regular training and
in-house research & development, thereby enhancing the operational
readiness of advanced systems through local maintenance and support.
It has been able to acquire considerable technological knowledge through
partnership with international companies and development of comprehensive
R & D capabilities. More than 10% of AEC staff are working in R&D.
So far, AEC has been a key player in the Telecom market in Saudi Arabia
where it has been involved in major fixed, mobile, and data network
rollouts over the last 12 years. In addition, AEC has been involved
lately in deploying new Value-Added Services for mobile operators in
Presently, AEC is also involved in a number of significant national
defense, telecommunication, Civil & Industrial projects and providing
its products and service to leading international companies.
For more information, please refer to AEC web site: www.AECL.com
SAMENA 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.