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CMI and du announced strategic partnership in developing IoV market

China Mobile International Limited (CMI) and du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC announced strategic partnership in Dubai, which aims at promoting the Internet of Vehicles in UAE with specific focus on supporting Chinese automobile manufacturers in the market.

Commenting on the MoU, Mr. Alex Lee, Managing Director of CMI Middle East, said, “We are excited to announce our strategic partnership with du, a leading telecommunications company in UAE. This partnership will enable the possibility in China Automobile Manufacturer in UAE market. We look forward to working closely with du to create new opportunities for growth and development in the automotive industry.”

Mr. Karim Benkirane, Chief Commercial Officer at du, added, “Through this partnership with CMI, we will be able to provide a comprehensive range of solutions and services to our customers, and support the growth of the automotive industry in UAE. Our collaboration will enable us to meet the evolving needs of our customers and provide them with innovative solutions that create value for them and enhance their competitiveness.”

CMI strives to create a partner ecosystem with regional and global carrier partners, empowering local operators to provide convenient services and leverage on China Mobile's leading 5G capabilities. CMI's carrier-specific service, iConnect, offers comprehensive professional services including Voice, SMS, Mobile, Data, and Professional Services to global operators.

With this MoU announced, it will further enhance both companies' collaboration and promote digital transformation across the automobile industry in the Middle East region.