Umniah

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Umniah
Private limited company (Ltd.)
Industry Communications Services
Founded 2005 (26-June)
Headquarters Amman, Jordan, shmeisani - Queen Noor St
Products Mobile Cellular and Wireless internet(Fixed WiMax & 3.75G) services.
Slogan Belong (انتمي).
Website http://www.umniah.com

Umniah (Arabic: أمنية‎, meaning: a wish) is a mobile cellular telecommunication network in Jordan. It is the fourth GSM cellular phone service set up in Jordan.

The Umniah Logo with text

Umniah was granted the third GSM license in August 2004 issued by the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission to operate, manage and own a public digital cellular mobile network.

After six months since its launch, Umniah captured a market share of approximately 10%.[citation needed] By the end of the first quarter of 2006, Umniah's customer base reached over 500,000 subscribers within six months.[citation needed]

Since its launch in 2005, Umniah was able to expand the Jordanian mobile market penetration rate from 32% to over 60% at the same time capturing 24.61% market share.[citation needed] By the end of 2007 Umniah customer base reached over 1,000,000 subscribers.[citation needed]

Umniah is 96% owned by Batelco [1]

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