Batelco extends 150Mbps fibre speeds to Riffa

27 Jan 2015

Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco) has expanded its fibre-optic network to the city of Riffa, offering end-users down/uplink speeds of up to 150Mbps/15Mbps. Connectivity has been extended to the following locations in Riffa: Saar, Riffa Views, Reef Islands, Juffair, Sanad, Khaleej, Tubli, Ishbiliya and Busaitain, while new locations are expected to be added during 2015. Existing broadband customers will be automatically migrated onto the new fibre network, the telco notes. Riffa is the second largest city in the Kingdom of Bahrain.