Jul 06, 2020

Strategic partnership between stc pay and Visa to launch a digital payment solutions

stc pay, digital wallet and subsidiary of stc Telecom Company, Saudi Arabia’s largest telco, and Visa (NYSE: V), the world’s leader in digital payments, entered into an exclusive strategic partnership to launch customer-centric financial services and digital payment ...

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Jun 28, 2020

50% Discount on Old Debts of stc Customers

stc has announced an initiative to facilitate the payment of old billing debts, which includes providing discounts on billing value up to 50%, which will enable clients with previous debts to solve their debt problems easily and conveniently....

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Jun 21, 2020

Investments in telecoms and health system pay dividends

The key part that sustained investments in Saudi Arabia’s digital infrastructure have played in helping to successfully contain the spread of the coronavirus...

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Jun 08, 2020

Saudi Arabia: 1128% increase in remote working

remote working in Saudi Arabia has increased by 1128%, stc declared in a press release referring to 3500 daily virtual meetings held by stc employees. ...

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May 31, 2020

Four initiatives launched including a virtual clinic to facilitate healthcare services

stc has launched four digital initiatives to assist the Kingdom’s healthcare providers in preventing the spread of COVID-19. The initiatives effectively contribute in facilitating the work of medical staff in hospitals and health facilities and ensuring the continuit...

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May 27, 2020

86% Record Data Traffic Increase on Eid and 99% Jump in Internet Speed

Data traffic and internet speed on stc network witnessed record increase during the last day of Ramadan and the first days of the holiday by 86% on fixed networks and by 73% on mobile networks compared to the same period in 2019. stc met this big surge in data traffi...

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May 25, 2020

Forbes: stc is the top Telecom Company in the MENA Region

stc topped the list of powerful telecom companies in the MENA region, according to international Forbes magazine. The company also came in 5th place among the Arab companies listed in the stock market and 335th place internationally. ...

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May 25, 2020

stc Group signs MoU to join the GSMA APAC IoT Partnership Programme for the first time MENA

stc Group has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the GSMA with the intent of joining the GSMA Asia Pacific (APAC) IoT Partnership Programme, one of the most extensive Internet of Things (IoT) communities worldwide. By signing this memo, stc G...

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May 23, 2020

stc confirms switching-off its 3G network

As a global technology leader, stc has been at the forefront of technological innovation in the kingdom. It has always invested in future technologies to ensure that it meets the growing needs of its customers. Over the last decade, wireless technology has changed dr...

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May 22, 2020

"Digital" Eideya via Phone for the First Time in the Kingdom

stcPay has released the Eideya service to spread the joy of Eid among relatives and friends, while maintaining social distancing, by enabling the immediate transfer of Eideya from one phone number to another for the first time in the Kingdom....

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His Highness the Chairman of the Board of Directors of stc and the CEO Congratulate His Highness the Crown Prince on the Occasion of the Third Anniversary of his Ascension

His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Khaled Al-Abdullah Al-Faisal, Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Eng. Nasser bin Sulaiman Al Nasser, CEO of stc Group, conveyed their utomost congratulations and blessings to the wise leadership and the honorable Saudi peo...

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May 18, 2020

20,000 daily calls through Tawakkalna app to issue movement permits online

Stc Group has actively lent its support to Tawakkalna platform by dedicating a call center of 600 employees through the Group's Contact Center Company (CCC). The Center answers an average of 20,000 calls and 12,000 transactions every day. Customer satisfaction with s...

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May 15, 2020

stc Group and Nokia sign a strategic 5-year Master Frame Agreement

stc Group and Nokia signed a five-year Master Frame Agreement (MFA) to further strengthen their strategic partnership. The agreement aims to expedite buying process of Nokia’s latest equipment, software and services for stc Group to introduce innovative services fas...

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May 10, 2020

30% growth in financial operations for the largest digital wallet in the Middle East

: stcpay achieved remarkable growth in financial operations during the first quarter of 2020, paralleling what the company achieved throughout the entirety of 2019. Company data for the largest digital wallet in the Middle East showed 30% growth in financial operatio...

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May 10, 2020

Nasser Al Nasser: The Kingdom's infrastructure investments helped it contain the repercussions of the Corona crisis

Eng. Nasser Sulaiman Al Nasser, stc Group CEO, said that he is proud of the Kingdom's infrastructure that helped it contain the repercussions of the Corona crisis that affected economy all over the world. Al Nasser said that investing in the digital infrastructure a ...

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May 04, 2020

stc and MBC GROUP announce strategic partnership to offer Shahid VIP to stc customers

stc and MBC GROUP – the leading telecom and media groups – announced today the signing of a joint partnership to offer Shahid VIP, MBC’s premium subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, to stc customers for no additional cost for the duration of two months. This ...

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Nov 17, 2019

Meqyas Report: stc has the Fastest Mobile Internet Speed in Saudi Arabia

Meqyas Report: stc has the Fastest Mobile Internet Speed in Saudi Arabia...

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Apr 16, 2020

InspireU continues to support startups after its SR 300 million success in developing technology applications

InspireU, a program launched by stc to support startups and entrepreneurship in the region, announced that despite the difficult conditions that countries all over the world are facing in light of the spread of the novel coronavirus ( COVID - 19 ) ...

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Apr 11, 2020

stc announce localizing platform for E-SIM for the first time in Saudi

stc has announce localizing platform for E-SIM for the first time in Saudi, obtaining an international accreditation deemed requisite for rolling out eSIM technology, in a move that can transform the way consumers use smart phones and devices across Saudi Arabia. Now...

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Apr 09, 2020

"Immunity": The First Virtual Forum to Promote Coronavirus Awareness

In a community initiative of sustainable impact to raise awareness regarding immunity, stc, as a digital enabler, is lending its support to the Immunity Forum (Manaah), the first virtual forum in the region which offers an interactive experience replicating real foru...

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Apr 05, 2020

Sign & (EMM)... Innovative Solutions for Business Continuity

With the increasing telework trend in government and private institutions, Sign and Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM)...

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Mar 31, 2020

The Biggest Electronic Sports (FIFA, Fortnite, PUBG) Tournament Launched with Prizes Up to SAR 500 Thousand

With the support and follow-up of His Royal Highness, Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Faisal, Sports Minister and Chairman of the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee, His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, President of the Saudi Arabian Feder...

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Mar 31, 2020

A 100 million riyal initiative from stc to support health care in the Kingdom Doubling Operational Efficiency At 22 stc Health Care Centres To Serve 5 Million Beneficiaries

As part of its partnership with the Ministry of Health aimed at increasing prevention from the coronavirus and limiting its spread, stc has doubled the operational efficiency and awareness outreach of 22 of its healthcare centres, established over the previous years ...

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Mar 29, 2020

1.6 Billion Free Awareness Messages in 44 Days, in 10 Languages, for Coronavirus Prevention

More than 1.6 billion awareness messages (1,671,784,695) have been transmitted by stc out of their social responsibility during the last 44 days, in 10 different languages....

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Mar 29, 2020

Nasser Al Nasser: KSA is No. 10 worldwide in terms of internet speed and telecommunication companies are making our country proud by being worthy competitors.

stc Group CEO, Nasser Sulaiman Al Nasser, said that KSA holds a leading position globally in terms of communications infrastructure in general, and digital communications in particular. Al Nasser said that in 3 years, KSA has jumped from No. 105 to No. 10 globally a...

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Mar 25, 2020

Digitizing 7 Million Contracts Saves 200,000 Annual Waiting Hours

stc revealed that the number of paper contracts that the company dispensed with due to digitization amounted to 7 million annual contracts,...

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Mar 17, 2020

stc will bear the cost of the temporary SME services suspension fees.. and doubles internet data bundles for free

stc has announced that it will bear the cost of the temporary service suspension fees for SME services on behalf of enterprises that wish to temporarily suspend their services until the end of April 2020...

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Mar 15, 2020

stc : 3,000 employees are working remotely during the next two weeks

stc responded to the precautionary measures taken by relevant government entities to address the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and prevent its spread, by declaring that more than 3,000 employees began working remotely ...

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Mar 10, 2020

stc enables access to educational and health platforms for free

stc has made access to a number of health and educational online services free of charge without affecting the users data quota in response to the steps taken by the Ministries of health and education in Saudi Arabia and as part of its responsibilities as a socially ...

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Mar 08, 2020

stc signs United Nations Women Empowerment Principles

As part of the Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative “Ring the Bell for Gender Equality”, stc signed the United Nations Women Empowerment Principles...

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Mar 01, 2020

stc crowns the winners of the “Saudi Cup”... The most expensive horse races in the world

Chairman of stc Board, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Khaled bin Abdullah Al-Faisal Al Saud handed over today a million-dollar prize to the rider Dark Power, winner of “stc 1351 Cup” race, owned by Al-Adiat Stables of Sheikh Issa from the Kingdom of Bahrain, ...

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Feb 24, 2020

stc participates in THE SAUDI CUP as platinum partner and technology provider

stc announced sponsoring the world’s most valuable horse race, THE SAUDI CUP, as a platinum partner and official technology provider. The innovative four-race competition will gather 14 of the world’s leading male and female riders in the International Jockeys’ Chall...

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Feb 17, 2020

Joint cooperation agreement between stc pay and the Saudi Payments Company

The Saudi Digital Payments Company stc pay has signed an agreement with the Saudi Payments Company, to raise cooperation in non-cash payments sector and benefit from the specialized and varied expertise at the Saudi Payments Company....

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Feb 13, 2020

stc successfully deploys the first 5G “Smart Campus” in MENA

The 5G Smart Campus Network is the entry point of stc’s ongoing effort to offer vertical industries in the Kingdom with 5G-powered services...

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Feb 12, 2020

stc Academy launches 5G innovation competition for Saudi university students

In partnership with Huawei, stc Digital Education and Training Academy launched today a competition for 25 students who have been selected from Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, King Saud University, and Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University to conduct...

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Feb 05, 2020

Government’s Meqyas Report: Stc Has The Fastest Mobile Internet Download in Saudi Arabia

The Meqyas governmental report, issued by the Communications and Information Technology Commission, has revealed that stc registered the highest mobile internet downloading speed average in the Kingdom ...

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Jan 29, 2020

Saudi Telecom Company (“stc”) and Vodafone Group sign a Memorandum of Understanding in relation to Vodafone’s 55% shareholding in Vodafone Egypt

stc (Saudi Telecom Company) announces it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding1 with Vodafone Group Plc2 (“Vodafone”) in relation to the potential acquisition of Vodafone’s 55% shareholding in Vodafone Egypt by stc. ...

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Jan 26, 2020

Nasser Al Nasser: stc Develops Artificial Intelligence Applications to Enrich People's Lives and Improve Customer Experience

stc Group CEO Eng. Nasser Sulaiman Al Nasser affirmed that stc seeks to develop artificial intelligence applications to enrich people's lives and reinvent customer experience in line with its DARE strategy; for digital transformation and pursuing new opportunities ...

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Jan 22, 2020

stc’s revenue for 12 months period of 2019 increased

stc’s revenue for 12 months period of 2019 increased by 4.64% compared to the same period of last year, and it distributes SR 1 per share dividends for the 4th quarter....

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Dec 31, 2020

Alhakbani appointed CEO at "TAWAL" subsidiary of the STC Group

TAWAL's Board of Directors announces the appointment of Eng. Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Alhakbani as Chief Executive Officer from January 12, 2020...

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Dec 29, 2020

The Ministry of Labor and Social Development Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with stc Group to Build a Strategic Partnership

The Ministry of Labor and Social Development and stc Group signed a memorandum of understanding to build a strategic partnership in several areas and benefit from each other’s ...

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Nov 26, 2019

stc Launches Their Own Board to Empower Women And Reinforce Female Participation in The Business

Driven by its core belief in the importance of investing in their employees and giving them the best opportunities to develop their skills and capacities, Eng. Nasser Bin Sulaiman Al-Nasser, CEO of STC Group...

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Dec 19, 2019

stc Launches its Unified Brand in KSA, Kuwait and Bahrain

stc today launched its new unified brand identity in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Bahrain to enhance its performance and role as a leading digital enabler in the region, and set forth on a new journey. ...

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For the First Time in the Formula E History... 5G Services Are Provided to the Public in Diriyah

For the first time in the Formula E history, the Diriyah public will have access to 5G services in 2019, provided by STC, as a digital enabler of one of the most world famous electric motorsports competitions taking place in Riyadh for the second, consecutive year....

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Nov 19, 2019

STC Launches Micro Trench Technology for the First Time in Saudi Arabia

STC Launches Micro Trench Technology for the First Time in Saudi Arabia ...

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Nov 10, 2019

MySTC Receives App of the Year Golden Award at the 2019 IT World Awards

MySTC App has received the “App of the Year” Golden Award at the Network PG's 2019 IT World Awards, which is organized annually in San Francisco and attended by major winning companies and projects. MySTC has been nominated among several other apps at an internationa...

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Oct 29, 2019

STC Supports Future Investment Initiative with 5G Technology

With the participation of world-renowned keynote speakers, including politicians, ministers, and CEOs, STC is taking part as a strategic sponsor in the third Future Investment Initiative that launched in Riyadh. ...

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Oct 27, 2019

The 5G for free in Saudi

STC has launched the 5G key for free for two months from the beginning of the subscription, which will give customers high speeds based on its strongest network in the Kingdom for its spread and reliability...

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Oct 23, 2019

STC’s Net Income for Q3 and 9 months period of 2019 compared to the comparable quarter and same period of last year increased by 3.90% & 8.73% (respectively), and it distributes SR 1 per share dividends for the 3rd quarter

Revenue from Services for the 3rd quarter reached SR 14,114m with an increase of 5.96% compared to the corresponding quarter last year. For the 9 months period of 2019, the company revenue from services reached SR 41,103m an increase of 6.08%....

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Oct 17, 2019

Four billion ... STC contribution to support local content and localization

STC's Senior Vice President for Corporate Affairs, Eng. Abdullah Al Kanhal, confirmed that STC's contribution to local content and technology localization has reached SR 4 billion...

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Oct 13, 2019

STC Group Concludes 25 Cooperation Agreements to Enable Digital Transformation and 5G Services at GITEX 2019

STC Group concluded its participation in GITEX 2019, in Dubai, with the signature of more than 25 agreements with a number of major, international IT companies – such as Cisco, Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia -, as well as other government programs, institutions and local...

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Oct 08, 2019

Al Nasser: Launch of 5G Corporate Services in KSA in 2020

Eng. Nasser bin Sulaiman Al Nasser, STC Group CEO, confirmed that STC has increased the number of sites - equipped with 5G in various KSA regions...

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Oct 07, 2019

STC Business and Badir Program Sign an Agreement to Support Startups with Innovative Solutions

STC’s stand in GITEX witnessed yesterday the signing of a cooperation agreement with Badir Technology Incubators and Accelerators Program which aims at supporting the establishment and growth of entrepreneurial and startup projects...

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Oct 06, 2019

In the Presence of Dubai Crown Prince … STC Launch its Participation in GITEX

STC today marked the start of its participation in GITEX Dubai, the largest technology exhibition in the region, in the presence of the Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum in attendance of STC Chairman, HRH Mohammed Bin Khaled Abdul...

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Oct 06, 2019

10 innovative digital projects for Saudi entrepreneurs unveiled at GITEX Dubai 2019

STC will unveil ten innovative digital platform projects created by Saudi young men and women during its participation in GITEX 2019 in Dubai...

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Oct 01, 2019

STC and SIF Conclude a Cooperation Agreement to Promote Local Content and Create Localization Opportunities

STC has concluded a joint cooperation agreement with the Saudi Industrial Fund (SIDF) to promote local content and create localization opportunities in various sectors, as part of the Tawteen Program....

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Sep 08, 2019

STC Solutions is once again the #1 IT Service provider in the Kingdom, with around 8% difference from its closest competitor

STC Solutions retained its position as the #1 IT Service provider in the Kingdom for the fourth consecutive year according to the latest report published by International Data Corporation (IDC); a global firm specializing in market research. This is the fourth consec...

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STC won the 2019 Best Practices Awards by TDWI

STC announced that it has been recognized as a 2019 Best Practices Award winner in the BI, Visual Analytics, and Data Discovery category by TDWI, the premier source for in-depth education and research on all things data. ...

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Aug 11, 2019

75% Increase in Data Consumption in Muzdalifah and 90% in Arafat

Holy Places, August 11, 2019:STC reported a 75% increase in data volume compared to last year, with data transmitted over 4G increasing 92%, and an increase of 12% and 23% respectively in the number of lcoal and international customers choosing STC. ...

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Aug 08, 2019

196 Sites of 5G to serve Pilgrims in Makkah, Al Madinah and the Holy Places

<p><b>Holy Places, August 8th, 2019: </b> STC has deployed its 5G network in 196 sites in Al-Madinah, Makkah and the holy places, aiming at providing distinguished services to the pilgrims of the Holy Mosque in addition to serving the participating sectors. STC off...

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STC Ready to Launch 5G Services for Hajj Pilgrims

During an inspection tour on Thursday, H.E. the Minister of Communications and Information Technology Eng. Abdullah bin Amer Al-Swaha oversaw the readiness of the STC services and network,...

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Jul 22, 2019

STC’s Net Income for Q2 and first half of 2019

STC’s Net Income for Q2 and first half of 2019 compared to the comparable quarter and first half of last year increased by 16.5% & 11.3% (respectively), and it distributes SR 1 per share dividends for the 2nd quarter....

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Jul 10, 2019

STC Launches Maintenance Center Accredited BY Apple

STC has launched a maintenance and technical support center accredited by Apple for smart devices...

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Jul 10, 2019

British Minister for Investment Visits STC

The British Minister for Investment, Graham Stuart, met with STC Group CEO, Eng. Nasser Sulaiman Al Nasser, at the King Abdul Aziz Telecom Complex in Riyadh....

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Jun 20, 2019

STC Group Launches 5G Commercial Services in Saudi Arabia after Kuwait and Soon in Bahrain as the First Operator in the MENA Region to Offer such Services

STC Group has officially announced the launch of 5G commercial services in Saudi Arabia as the first operator in the Kingdom to provide this service commercially, and make it available to customers in a number of cities in the Kingdom....

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May 16, 2019

STC appointed Fay Al-Alshaikh as Product Portfolio Strategy GM

STC announces the appointment of Fay Al-Alshaikh as Product Portfolio Strategy GM in EBU effective from 15/05/2019. The company confirmed that appointing Al-Alshaikh reflects its commitment to empower women in executive positions and to recruit Saudi Arabian qualifie...

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May 08, 2019

STC & Philips to unlock telehealth’s potential to transform care in Kingdom

Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, is partnering with STC...

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May 07, 2019

STCPay Appoints a New Board of Directors Chaired by Khaled Al Jasser with 6 Expert Members

STCPay, a specialist in digital financial services, has announced the appointment of a new Board of Directors headed by Khalid Bin Sulaiman Al Jasser and memberships of six experts in banking services and information technology....

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Apr 28, 2019

STC has Contributed SAR 168 Billion to the Kingdom's GDP Over 19 Years

STC contributed a total of 168 billion Saudi Riyals to the Saudi Arabian GDP from 2000 to the end of 2018....

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Apr 23, 2019

STC’s Net Income for Q1 2019 compared to the corresponding quarter last year increased by 6.3%, and it distributes SR 1 per share dividends for Q1 2019

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) today announced the company’s preliminary financial results for the period ending at 31 March 2019...

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Apr 17, 2019

18 international companies participate in the largest ICT event in the Kingdom in preparation for 5G

The Future Digitalization Expo(FUDEX 2019) was launched in Riyadh today at the King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center, and was organized by STC in collaboration with 18 major international companies in the ICT industry....

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Apr 15, 2019

Al Nasser Wins 2019 Top CEO Award

STC Group CEO, Eng. Nasser Bin Sulaiman Al Nasser, won first place as the best chief executive officer for the year 2019 in the ICT sector in the 2019 "Top CEO" awards and conference...

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Apr 08, 2019

STC announces a successful Call on a 5G smartphone for the first time in MENA

STC announced today that a successful call has been accomplished using a 5G smartphone for the first time in MENA region and among the first globally, in cooperation with its strategic partners. ...

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Apr 02, 2019

SAR28 Billion in Internet of Things Revenues in The Saudi Market in 2030

VP of Cyber Security at STC Solutions, Fahad Aljutaily, declared that increase in attacks against internet of things around the world reached 600% in 2017. China topped the list as an attack location by 21%, followed by the USA by 11% and Brazil by 6%....

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Mar 28, 2019

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) announces the first global Multi-Vendor Integration in its 5G Network

STC today completes the first global Multi-Vendor-Integration-Verification (MVIV) for its Huawei and Cisco core infrastructure with Ericsson and Nokia supplied 5G Radio Networks....

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