Bahrain Telecommunications (Batelco) announced the commercial launch of fifth generation (5G) wireless technology services in Bahrain.
The kingdom’s leading digital solutions provider will be the first in Bahrain to provide commercial 5G network services to its customers, Batelco said in a recent statement.
“Batelco’s development of 5G has been carried out in collaboration with key partners with strong commitment from all concerned to ensure the successful delivery of the commercial launch,” the statement added.
The service will be launched in main areas and gradually released in more locations in the GCC nation based on customer demand and requirements.
“Batelco is committed to supporting the telecom sector in line with the kingdom’s vision for the digital economy as well as working on unleashing the great potential of 5G technology,” Batelco CEO, Mikkel Vinter, said.