DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Thuraya Telecommunications, a leading Mobile Satellite Services operator today announced it has signed a Service Partner agreement with Pivotel Group Pty Limited of Australia. As a licensed mobile carrier, Pivotel will provide Thuraya’s products and services across Australia and Southern Asia. The Company supports Australia’s largest installed base of mobile satellite users including voice, data and M2M services. The addition of Thuraya’s suite of products further complements Pivotel’s current product range and will enhance its position as Australia’s premier mobile satellite service provider across several vertical markets including mining, transport, maritime, professional trades, emergency services, construction and consumers.
Pivotel’s Thuraya services will utilise standard Australia mobile numbers than can be ported from their current service provider to Pivotel. Users of Thuraya will benefit from outstanding value on their GSM mobile services and for a small premium can access Thuraya’s satellite network from virtually anywhere in Australia. Pivotel will launch a range of call plans which together with the Thuraya XT DUAL handsets will provide customers with a low cost, easy to use, unmatched Mobile Everywhere® service”.
Pivotel Group Pty Limited is one of four Australian licensed mobile telecommunications companies. Pivotel Satellite Pty Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Pivotel Group. Pivotel Satellite is a tier 1 reseller of Thuraya and other mobile satellite networks provides all mobile satellite voice services utilizing domestic Australian mobile numbers. For more information visit www.pivotel.com.au
About Thuraya Telecommunications Company
Thuraya Telecommunications Company is an industry leading MSS operator and a global telecommunication provider offering innovative communications solutions to a variety of sectors including energy, broadcast media, maritime, military and NGO.
Thuraya’s superior network enables clear communications and uninterrupted coverage across two thirds of the globe by satellite and across the whole planet through its unique GSM roaming capabilities. The company’s diverse range of technologically superior and highly reliable mobile satellite handsets and broadband devices provide ease of use, value, quality and efficiency.
For more information visit www.thuraya.com
*Source: ME NewsWire
The press release can be viewed online: http://www.me-newswire.net/news/7026/en
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Shereen Hanafi, Director of Communications