net) is a full-service, national telecommunications company providing Internet access, high-speed mega-Bit
access through wireless technology, web development and hosting, network management, system integration, co-location services, local phone service, IP Telephony and long distance.
Under the terms of the grant, a slow broadband connection is defined as any premise in Wales that can only receive a broadband connection with a consistent download speed of less than 2 mega-bits
Etisalat is in the process of launching fourth-generation long-term evolution (4G LTE) networks in the UAE and Saudi Arabia and it currently owns the Middle East's fastest fixed-line broadband network with speeds of up to 30 mega-bits
per second (Mbps).
4G is designed to offer at least 100 mega-bits
per second (Mbps) of information to be transferred as opposed to 3G which can be as slow as 3.
Earlier this month, Time Warner Cable increased the maximum download speed for its broadband Internet customers to 3 mega-bits
per second (mbps) from 2mbps.