Orange commends TRC’s decision to offer higher bandwidths, assures readiness to provide best service


Published: 2020-03-23 18:49

Last Updated: 2022-05-17 09:28

Orange commends TRC’s decision to offer higher bandwidths, assures readiness to provide best service
Orange commends TRC’s decision to offer higher bandwidths, assures readiness to provide best service

Orange Jordan commended the stance of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC), led by Dr. Ghazi Jbour, the Chief Commissioner, during the current conditions facing the Kingdom.

TRC has granted telecom companies additional frequencies to expand networks’ capacities to ensure the provision of telecom and Internet services.

Increasing bandwidths allows companies to provide internet without disconnection, especially during rush hours, to support the governmental efforts, seeking to keep the flow of the educational process and to allow users to work efficiently from home.

The company said in a statement that the TRC’s procedure represents collaboration and partnership between the public and private sectors, which is needed in such exceptional circumstances, which require unifying the line to support the national efforts.

On the other hand, Orange Jordan stressed on the importance of collaboration and the best use of Internet and telecom networks during rush hours, around daytime, considering the governmental procedures that require work and learning to be from home.

The press release issued by the company said that traffic on its Fiber, ADSL and mobile networks has notably increased while the country is on quarantine, expecting the internet usage to increase as the new governmental decisions, announced on Friday, took place.

Orange Jordan took all necessary measures to continue providing its customers with the best services by increasing the capacity of international Internet Portal, enhancing the coverage of Home and business Fiber networks and expanding bandwidths, using the additional frequencies granted by TRC, in 600 locations within 36 hours record time of day and night work.

The company was able to implement its plans and procedures efficiently and in such no time with the help of its technical and engineering teams, which are working with the highest level of cooperation and coordination, using the latest online communication tools, to ensure that the kingdom and its citizens are well served in all fields.

Orange Jordan is a leading provider of multi telecom services, offering a broad lineup of fixed, mobile, internet and data services to meet personal and business needs of expanding residential and business base of about 5 million customers across the Kingdom. Over 1600 employees are dedicated to lead the company to ultimate levels of excellence.

The company, also, stands as the provider of the strongest Internet for its mobile, home and business customers, via the most advanced infrastructure. As Orange Jordan continues to invest in all its networks, it also stands as the sole provider of the latest version of the fourth-generation network (4G+) and serves the largest share of fiber customers in the local market.

Orange Jordan is one of Orange Group’s subsidiaries that offer a wide range of communication services not only to individual but also to businesses under the brand Orange Business Services (OBS), through which a comprehensive set of IT and telecommunication services are offered to multinational companies.

The company’s sustainable Corporate Social Responsibility strategy focuses on empowering youth, women and people with disabilities in three main areas: Digital inclusion, Digital Education and Entrepreneurship via its Community Digital Centers, Startups Innovation Growth Accelerator (BIG), Orange Coding Academy, Scholarships for students majoring in technological Disciples, Universities’ Innovation Labs, and Digital Accessibility program “Differently Abled, Definitely Enabled”.

In December 2019, Orange Group announced the strategic plan for the coming five years, Engage 2025, which aims to reinvent Orange’s operator model, accelerate in growth areas, place data and AI at the heart of its innovation model and build the company of tomorrow.

This new strategy is considered a work frame and a strong local commitment guided by social and environmental responsibility, as it will embrace fostering a business model that is devoted and liable to its employees, customers and society as a whole.

It also sets the group and its subsidiaries committed to tackling climate challenge, by dedicating the efforts to achieve carbon neutrality by 2040.