Our role in sustainability

How we connect for a better future

Our story is rooted in an ambitious beginning and ongoing effort to reach our goals in sustainable development and innovation. We constantly strive to create an organization with an immense positive impact within KSA by aligning our goals to the country’s 2030 vision.



Our role in sustainability


  • 1st Company in KSA to implement corporate governance throughout the management structure as early as 2004
  • $500 Million STV. Technology venture capital fund, investment in future technologies
  • 62.5% of procurement from locally-owned business and sources
  • More than SR 54 Billion in Revenue. The highest annual revenue since 2013
  • Rawafed Program. Contribution to local content and technology localization reached SAR 4 billion
  • Lowest 'complaints to subscribers’ ratios 0.17 % by December 2019
  • 2.9 Billion SAR in community investments, through direct contributions
  • 62.0 Mbps Download Speed In KSA, by December 2019
  • The Largest Broadband Network in KSA complemented by significant fiber optic and 5G network
  • 70 % of Remote Area Coverage
  • InspireU Incubated 28 startups that support ICT/Digital innovation
  • stc Pay Launched in 2018, offering digital financial services to individuals and corporations
  • Caring for the Environment Through high efficiency air cooled chillers
  • 50% Reduction In paper consumption compared to 2018
  • 100% of Sawa Cards Made from recycled plastic


The Framework was developed through the combined consideration of the best interests of our key stakeholders, national and regional strategic visions and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).