Etisalat wins 3 international awards at Mobile World Congress
KARACHI (March 6, 2012) : Etisalat, the only Middle East telecom operator to be recognised for innovations and with operations in 17 markets across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has won three of the sector’s most prestigious international awards at the annual 2012 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.
Etisalat received two GSMA Global Mobile Awards in the ‘Best Mobile Health Innovation’ and ‘Women Best Mobile Product’ categories for its mobile health innovation, ‘Etisalat Mobile Baby’ that is helping to combat maternal mortality in developing countries.
Etisalat also won the ‘Best Mobile Money Innovation’ award for its Etisalat Commerce platform that is helping make financial services accessible to millions of people across the region. “Etisalat is committed to harnessing the power of mobile connectivity through innovation to develop products that change people’s lives for the better and help to accelerate social and economic development,” said Etisalat Group Chief Commercial Officer, Essa Al Haddad.