Partner: Etisalat

Country: Sri Lanka

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Etisalat Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's first Cellular networks, then called Celltel inaugurated its operations in 1989. A brand name change was done on the 25th of January 2007 and thereafter named "Tigo" and this was transformed with Milicom disposing its Asian operations.

Etisalat in Sri Lanka

We are now a company fully owned and operated by the giant Telecom Etisalat Telecommunication Corporation in the UAE. It has extended operations in Egypt and Saudi Arabia in the Middle East and further into Asian markets such as India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Indonesia and now Sri Lanka, recording over 100 million subscribers across 18 countries offering opportunities for synergy with our other operations in the region. Etisalat officially commenced its operations in Sri Lanka on the 25th of February 2010.

Etisalat is consistently providing not only the widest coverage and an unprecedented service, but also a host of other Value Added Services. We are dynamic and treat our customers as our own, and consider customer service as our first priority.

The slogan of our operations is, "It's About You!" as we unveil an array of services to match the hearts of our customers.


Sri Lanka Summer 2011

Special Thanks to Etisalat, a MIT AITI Sri Lanka Demo Day Co-Sponsor