Elaf Al-Hazmi is the first STC female employee to get Saudi Driving Licence
Jun 07, 2018 12:00:00 AM Asia/RiyadhIncrease by 1.5 Billion of STC’s procurement from local SMEs
STC Group CEO Nasser Al-Nasser said during The Day of Local Content Forum: “Rawafed's program aims to enhance local content and innovation increasing localization rates, support small and medium enterprises in the field of ICT and train them in transferring knowledge and opening new opportunities for these enterprises beyond the Kingdom, As well as building innovative centers in collaboration with global partners”.
He pointed out that the company in 2017 exceeded the target of 15% allocated to purchase from small and medium enterprises to 24% of its procurement budget. The company will increase this percentage gradually, directly and indirectly through the partners of STC, and this is in light of the Convention signed with The General Authority for Small and Medium Enterprises, to allocate a percentage of the Saudi Telecom purchases budget for Saudi small and medium enterprises. This initiative is in line with the company's active role in achieving objectives of vision 2030.
STC procurement VP and Support Services Imad Al-Awda refered to STC’s strategic initiatives to support local content as one of the main axes and a top priority. “we are developing an ambitious and sustainable framework in cooperation with its governmental and private partners to maximize local content”. He added.
“The company, in cooperation with its strategic partners, will sponsor the establishment of several research and innovation centers that will create an environment conducive to innovation and contribute to the development of an innovative infrastructure that complies with the information aspirations of the Kingdom with leading companies such as Ericsson, Nokia and Huawei”. He said.
May 15, 2018 12:00:00 AM Asia/RiyadhSTC celebrating a Mega Agreements for 2018 Projects with its Strategic Partners (Huawei, Ericsson, Nokia)
The agreements includes major projects from different sectors, i.e the expansion of Aljawwal network 2018, cloud computing project, IT & cyber security projects, in addition to several projects for STC subsidiaries: (STC Specialized, VIVA Kuwait, and Viva Bahrain).
Moreover, all of the strategic partners CEOs, confirmed that STC is counted to be the major operator in the MENA region, and they are looking forward to improve the relationship with STC for the interest of all parties.
Jul 04, 2018 12:00:00 AM Asia/RiyadhSTC BECOMES THE FIRST SAUDI ENTITY TO BE ADMITTED MEMBERSHIP TO THE WORLD-RENOWNED FORUM OF INCIDENT RESPONSE AND SECURITY TEAMS (FIRST).
Jun 28, 2018 12:00:00 AM Asia/Riyadh
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