Shaikh Mohammad tours the new TRA headquarters in Al Mamzar after its inauguration on Wednesday. Image Credit: WAM

Dubai The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has finalised number portability between the UAE's two telecom operators — etisalat and du — as part of a new strategy unveiled to the government. The strategy, which will be referred to the Cabinet for approval, aims to increase the speed and performance of internet networks to make them among the fastest in the world. It also seeks to enhance the competitive environment.

Meanwhile, during the inauguration of a new TRA building in the Al Mamzar area, His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, viewed a presentation on its new strategy to set up a Dh300 million fund for the information and communication technology (ICT) sector.