Senior executives in the UAE telecoms industry expect to achieve positive growth of the course of 2009 and will use the Gulfcomms Exhibition in October as a launchpad for continued profitability in 2010.
Part of the Gitex Technology, Gulfcomms will be held at the Dubai International Conference and Exhibition Centre from October 18th to 22nd and will attract the major players in the Gulf telecoms market.
"The UAE communications industry remains one of the strongest in the region, with the increased demand for mass communication satellite connections and the continued boom in IP services," commented Helal Saeed Almarri, chief executive officer of the Dubai World Trade Centre.
He added that manufacturers and service providers are united in their recognition of the importance of the conference in ensuring their profitability and continued growth.
Meanwhile the Dubai World Trade Centre is also gearing up for the height of the exhibition season with the development of a state of the art extension to its existing facilities.