TRA signs deal with OBC to connect villages and schools

17 Aug 2020

Oman’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced the signing of an agreement with state-owned Oman Broadband Company (OBC) to supply telephony and internet services to rural villages and schools in the fourth quarter of the year. Under the agreement, OBC will connect 598 villages and 141 schools via satellite, in order to bridge the digital divide.