Iranian mobile news media review Tuesday Aug 25, 2009

Daily summary of Iran’s top mobile news for international viewer

 • Privatization Organization deputy described sale of Telecommunication Company of Iran’s 51 block shares as bourse’s biggest ever trade.
Hamshahri, Iran, Donyay-e Eghtesad, Poul, Abrar Eghtesad, Jahan Eghtesad, Khorasan, Fanavaran, Ebtekar and Aftab newspapers reported.
• Offer of wireless internet service by some companies on trial basis, Radio Communication and Regulations Organization head said.
Fars news agency, Jam-e Jam, Etelaat, Jomhouri, Fanavaran, Sobh Eghtesad, Asr Eghtesad, Zaman, Rah-e Mardom, Siyasat Rouz and Vatan Emrouz newspapers reported.

• No new IT project this year for lack of fund, Iran Information Technology Company managing director said.
ISNA news agency, Donyay-e Eghtesad, Eghtesad Pouya, Sobh Eghtesad, Poul, Abrar Eghtesadi, Jahan Sanat, Sarmayeh and Fanavaran newspapers reported.

• General Inspection Organization to audit Tehran telecommunication and postal bureaus services.
Mobna, ISNA and IRNA news agencies, Etelaat, Abrar Eghtesadi, Donyay-e Eghtesad, Eghtesad Pouya and Poul newspapers repored.

• Figures show installation of mobile phone and its penetration rate had 371 and 702 percent growth respectively.
IRNA and ILNA news agencies, Sobh Eghtesad, Vatan Emrouz, Poul and Abrar Eghtesadi newspapers reported.

• Following cut in data transfer tariff from 30,000 rials to 10,000 rials, provincial telecommunication companies ordered to refund surplus charge to subscribers.
Fars news agency, Sobh Eghtesad, Jahan Eghtesad, Jahan Sanat, Poul and Gostaresh newspapers reported.

• New ICT minister will be facing demands by private sector, Tehran Communication Services Bureaus overall union member said.
IRNA news agency, Donyay-e Eghtesad, Fanavaran and Abrar Eghtesadi newspapers reported.

• Mobile Company of Iran prepaid sim card market picking up at the expense of postpaids.
Mobna news agency, Iran, Jahan Sanat and Sarmayeh newspapers reported.

• Telecommunication Company of Iran board of directors summoned to government employees court following PAP companies complaint.
Mehr news agency, Mardom Salari and Arman newspapers reported.  

• New candidate for ICT ministry to attend Parliament Aug 24, Parliament industries and mines committee spokesman said
Mobna news agency and Jahan Sanat newspaper reported.

• Taghipour is right person for Information and Communication Technology Minister position, Parliament mines and industries spokesman said.
Mobna news agency and Poul newspaper reported.

• Fix sms service launched in Shiraz city to pave way for landline phone sms, Fars Telecommunication Company managing director said.
IRNA news agency and Ebtekar newspaper reported.

• Second largest mobile set shopping center (Bazaar Mobile Iran) to be inaugurated in Tehran on Eid Al-Fitr.
Mobna news agency and Poul newspaper reported.

• Solving mobile phone problems among new ICT minister priorities, Parliament mines and industries committee member said.
Mobna news agency reported.

• Mobile set shopping centers monitored in imperceptible way, Mobile magazine reported in its 53rd edition.
Mobna news agency reported.

• Meeting to be held Tuesday Aug 25 between bourse stock brokers and Telecommunication Company of Iran authorities.
SITNA news agency reported. 

• Capacity for 30,000 high-speed internet ports provided in Hormozgan Province, Hormozgan governor said.
Fars news agency reported.