Emirates Telecommunication Group Company PJSC, and its branded trade name Etisalat - is a widely-known multinational Emirati based telecommunications services provider. Currently, the company is operating in around 15 countries throughout Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. As of February 2014, the company became the 14th largest mobile network operator providers around the whole world, with an overall customer base of over 167 million.
Besties, it is noteworthy to mention that Etisalat is the only network provider in UAE. In 2012, Forbes Middle East named Etisalat the most powerful company across the United Arab Emirates. In 2015, Etisalat reported consolidated revenue of net profits of around AED 8.3 billion and AED 51.7 billion. The overall market capitalization of Etisalat now is AED 87.7 billion.
Etisalat operates as one of the Internet hubs within the Middle East (AS8966), offering connectivity to various telecommunications operators throughout the region. It is also considered the largest carrier of international voice traffic both in Africa and the Middle East and was also recognized as the 12th largest voice carrier around the world. As of October 2008, the company had 510 roaming agreements that covered around 186 countries and enabled GPRS, BlackBerry, 3G, and voice roaming. Etisalat also runs Points of Presence (PoP) in London, New York, Amsterdam, Paris, Frankfurt, and Singapore. In December 2011 the company announced the commercial brings out of Etisalat 4G LTE Network.
Etisalat Group is one of the leading telecommunication groups throughout the world in emerging markets. The high credit ratings of Etisalat, due to having consolidated net revenue at around AED 51.7 billion together with a consolidated net profit of AED 9.0 billion as of 2020, reflected on the company's proven long-term performance and strong balance sheet.
Etisalat Group is headquartered in Abu Dhabi. It was initially established 4 decades ago in the UAE and was introduced to the public as the country's first telecom service provider. In addition, Etisalat Group offers innovative services and solutions to approximately 154 million subscribers in around 16 countries throughout the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
Etisalat Group mainly invests in the development of brands that are not only the result of experiences with its services and products but are also a major part of the very fabric of the company's customers' lives. The powerhouse of brands present over a 16-country footprint, 3 of the group's brands, Maroc Telecom, Etisalat, and Mobily, are among the top 150 most worthy telecom brands across the globe.
Etisalat debit/credit card and online bank transfer
Etisalat customers can pay their bills easily and anytime via using one of the following channels, such as:
- Etisalat Quick Pay - With the use of Etisalat Quick Pay, you can pay your bills online even without having to log in. It is quite easy to use, also hassle-free using and convenient. Customers can also use only their account number without having to log in to the portal.
- Business Online Portal - With the use of the Etisalat Business online portal, you can manage your accounts. Besides, you are enabled to allocate your payments anytime at your convenience.
By accessing Business Online Portal, you will be allowed to manage your Etisalat accounts, upgrade your products, and even control your services.
How to login to Etisalat quick pay business portal
If you want to log into your Business Online portal, follow these step by step guide to being successfully logged in. Here are instructions to follow:
Step 1 – To begin with, you need to type in the following domain to get access to the Etisalat login page. Put the link into your web browser's address bar or simply type in: www etisalat.ae/b2bportal/login.html.
Step 2 – Once you click the Enter button you will immediately appear on the login page. Here you will be prompted to provide your account credentials.
Step 3 – Enter your username or email address.
Step 4 – Enter your password.
Step 5 – There you will see an optional field that says Remember Me. Meaning that, if you tick the box you will enable the site to remember and save your account information so that next time you visit the site, it will automatically let you into your account without filling in the credentials.
Step 6 – Once you complete, click on the “Sign In” button.
If you forget your Etisalat quick pay account password, you can click on the Forgot password link located below the Sign In button. Once you click on it, you will be redirected to a new web page - a password reset page - Here you should enter your email address or username and then click on the Click or touch the cloud button. Next, you need to click on the Send Code button to receive the verification code. You will need to follow on-screen instructions once you receive the code.
About Etisalat UAE
Etisalat UAE is based in Abu Dhabi and consists of three regional offices – including, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and the Northern Emirates. The Northern Emirates regional centre is headquartered in Sharjah and holds the telecom's operations in the emirates of Umm Al Quwain, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, and Umm Al Quwain.
In the UAE, Etisalat manages where mobile penetration is already within the highest in the world "200%", Etisalat became widely known for its efforts to launch its Fibre-To-The-Home (shortened as FTTH) network in the UAE. By the end of 2009, the company had already finished the FTTH roll-out for around 85% of households in Abu Dhabi. It had positioned the UAE's capital as the 1st throughout the whole world to be covered by fibre.
Below you can check some of the Internet services that are intended for home users provided by Etisalat:
- 3G/4G Mobile Internet access
- Broadband Internet services (such as Al Shamil and eLife)
- Prepaid/Post-paid dialup Internet
- Cloud Gaming services in collaboration with Gamestream.
Besides, Etisalat operates iZone, which is a system of Wi-Fi hotspots in central locations, like restaurants, shopping malls, and sheesha cafes. iZone can simply be accessed by using an existing account or purchasing a prepaid card.