Thuraya secures multi-million dollar long-term financing

DUBAI, UAE, June 20, 2013 – Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading mobile satellite services operator is pleased to announce it has secured a long-term financing facility through Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB). Thuraya will use the proceeds to upgrade its network infrastructure and to support further development and expansion of its product portfolio, including the highly successful Thuraya SatSleeve satellite adaptor for smartphones.

Thuraya Strengthens its Partnership with Astrium Services with the Launch of IP+, SatSleeve and Maritime Broadband in Asia

SINGAPORE, June 18, 2013- Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services operator today announced a strengthened alliance with its global service partner, Astrium Services, the leading service provider for satellite-based services.

The companies have been close partners for over 13 years, whereby Astrium Services was recently recognized for its contribution in delivering end-to-end services and value to Thuraya’s end-users by receiving Thuraya’s 2013 award for “Most Customer Oriented Model”.