VIVA Bahrain logo
|Type||Private (subsidiary of STC Group)|
|Headquarters||Seef District, Bahrain|
|Key people||Ulaiyan Al Wetaid (CEO)|
On the January 23, 2009, the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Bahrain (TRA) announced that STC won the third mobile network operating license in a bid worth BD 86.7 Million (USD $231 Million).  STC established STC Bahrain in 2009 but renamed it to VIVA in January 2010.
- "STC wins Bahrain’s third mobile licence". Wireless Industry News. aikresearch. Retrieved 12 April 2013.
- MACDONALD, ARTHUR (January 23, 2009). "Saudi Telecom wins third mobile licence". Gulf Daily News. Retrieved 12 April 2013.
- "Key telecoms companies". Telecommunications. Bahrain Development Board. Retrieved 12 April 2013.