du announces recruitment drive to fill 60 new career opportunities for Emiratis in its Customer Care Centre in Fujairah
Sheikh Maktoum bin Hamad Al Sharqi visited du’s stand at Fujairah Career Fair on 15May. He was received by du representatives Fahad Al Hassawi, Chief Human Resources and Shared Services Officer; Saleem Albalooshi,Executive Vice President,Customer Operations; Yasser Obaid, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, and Ahmad Aburahima Vice President,Government Relations,among other members of du’s executive management. During his visit, Sheikh Maktoum was briefed on the telecom’s efforts toward providing Emiratis in Fujairah and the northern emirates immersive career opportunities, following an announcement that du is running a major recruitment drive to employ an additional 60 UAE Nationals.
Photo Caption: Sheikh Maktoum bin Hamad Al Sharqi at du’s stand during the first day of the Fujairah Career Fair.
du, the integrated telecom service provider in the UAE, launched mobile telecommunication services in February 2007 across the UAE, in addition to internet and pay TV services that du provides in some of the free zones of Dubai. Call Select, du's nationwide fixed line services for voice telephony, was launched in July 2007. By the end of 3rd quarter of 2011, over 4,937,900people in the UAE had chosen to become du mobile customers.
Among du’s many firsts is its historic Number Booking Campaign for both individuals and business, Pay by the Second billing system, Mobile TV, Mobile Payments, first of its kind ‘WoW’ recharge card (which offers customers the choice between ‘more credit’, ‘more time’ and now the ‘more international’ recharge option with additional credit on international calls) and Self Care.
For business customers, du business offers include Closed Business User Group and preferred International Destinations. du Broadcast Services division brings scalable media technology platforms and telecommunication solutions to the broadcast community through its world-class teleport (Samacom) and Master Control Room (MCR) facilities.
du products and services for consumers and business are available through du’s retail network, currently numbering 44 du shops located in strategic locations across the UAE, including the recently opened flagship store located in the heart of Abu Dhabi. In addition, customers can access du products and services at more than 3000 authorised dealers or through the du e-shop, accessible at http://shop.du.aedu shops are a one-stop-shop for mobile service, carrier select and the payment of service bills.
du is 39.5 per cent owned by the UAE Federal Government, 19.75 per cent by Mubadala Development Company, 19.5 per cent by Emirates Communications & Technology Company LLC and the remaining stake by public shareholders. It is listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and trades under the name du.