Press room

The Qtel Group announces partnership with Skype

Agreement via wi-tribe to facilitate access to Skype throughout the Middle East and Asia
DOHA, QATAR, 15 February 2011 — The Qtel Group announced today a commercial agreement with Skype, whereby its mobile broadband subsidiary wi-tribe, will promote Skype and its related products over wi-tribe’s networks in Jordan and the Philippines; two key markets for wi-tribe.

Continue reading "The Qtel Group announces partnership with Skype" »

Skype announces Mobile Partner Program for operators

Efficient, low bandwidth solution for markets with low 3G penetration
LUXEMBOURG, 14 February 2011 – Skype today announced a Mobile Partner Program for operators in markets with low 3G broadband penetration. The program aims to bring the Skype experience to a broad range of mobile users and will enable carriers to differentiate their offerings in a competitive market environment. This program follows the successful operator partnerships that Skype has already launched with Verizon, KDDI and Hutchison 3.

Continue reading "Skype announces Mobile Partner Program for operators " »

Skype launches WiFi hotspot operator partnership program with leading WiFi providers

Skype access available in 500,000 WiFi hotspots globally · Free WiFi in Spain through Skype Access for the Week of Mobile World Congress
BARCELONA, 13 February 2011Skype Access, pay-as-you-go Internet that uses your Skype Credit to get online, has officially launched a partner program for WiFi hotspot operators. Leading WiFi hotspot providers around the globe including BT Openzone, Fon, Tomizone and others have signed on to provide Internet access for consumer and business users on-the-go using Skype.

Continue reading "Skype launches WiFi hotspot operator partnership program with leading WiFi providers" »