Zain Bahrain Starts Commercial LTE Service

Zain Bahrain launches 4G LTE

The telecommunications service provider Zain Bahrain has launched commercial LTE network in the country. Operator has started 4G services in collaboration with Ericsson.


Zain (formerly MTC) is the pioneer of mobile telecommunications in the Middle East.

Middle East to Surpass Europe in LTE Early Adoption

LTE penetration rate of Middle East LTE pioneers Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and UAE is expected to reach 11.8 percent, more than the projected Western European average of 7.7 percent by 2014, according

Zain Bahrain makes Middle East's first LTE call

March 31, 2010 - Zain Bahrain today showcased the region’s first LTE call, setting new standards for the telecoms sector by achieving a download data speed of 70 Mbps.

Zain Bahrain Promises Seamless Transition to LTE

November 10, 2009 | Work has begun on Zain Bahrain’s ambitious network upgrade to the region’s first Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology being delivered by Nokia Siemens Networks.