LTE Diameter Signaling Traffic to Grow More Than Three Times Faster Than Mobile Data Traffic Over Five Years, Tekelec Forecasts

New Devices, LTE Network Rollouts and Over-the-Top and Usage-Based Service Models to Swell Signaling Traffic MORRISVILLE, NC–(Marketwire – September 14, 2012) – According to the new Tekelec LTE Diameter Signaling Index(tm), Diameter signaling traffic growth will more than triple mobile data traffic growth through 2016.(1) Tekelec forecasts Diameter Messages per Second (MPS) to increase to 47 million Diameter MPS by 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 252%…

Atrush-2 Well Flows 42,212 BOPD

DENVER, CO–(Marketwire – September 14, 2012) – General Exploration Partners Inc. (“GEP” or the “Company”) has undertaken an extensive testing program for the Atrush-2 Exploration and Appraisal well (“AT-2″) drilled 3.1 kilometres east and down dip of the Atrush-1 discovery well (“AT-1″) in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.AT-2 was spud on 23 May 2012 and successfully reached the planned total depth of 1750 meters in 49 days. The well was…

Qatar’s Al-Attiyah Shows off Olympic Medal

Cardiff, Wales, September 13 (QNA) - Qatar's Nasser Al-Attiyah has got something none of his FIA World Rally Championship rivals have: a medal from the London 2012 Olympics. And to prove it he brought it along to free practice for Wales Rally GB.As well as being a multiple FIA title-winning rally driver, Al-Attiyah won a bronze medal in the men s skeet shooting section of the London Olympics back in…

The Emiri Diwan Mourns HE Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalid Bin Hamad Al Thani

Doha, September 13 (QNA) - The Emiri Diwan has mourned the death of late HE Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalid Bin Hamad Al Thani who passed away on Thursday morning at the age of 57. The funeral prayer will be performed after asr (afternoon) prayer at the old rayyan mosque.We ask Allah the Almighty, to let the deceased rest in peace and make paradise his last abode. (QNA)   

Qatar Hosts Capital Markets Conference 2012 in Sep 18

Doha, September 13 (QNA) - Under the patronage of HE Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Qatar Central Bank, in collaboration with the General Secretariat for Development Planning and the International Monetary Fund, will host the Capital Markets Conference on the 18th and 19th September 2012.The conference's agenda presents a number of important and relevant topics, including Developing Bond Markets in Fiscal…

Qatar Exchange Index Gains 95.99 Points This Week

Doha, September 13 (QNA) - Qatar Exchange index gained 95.99 points (1.13%) this week when the bourse closed at 8,563.19 points on Thursday. Trading value this week decreased by 30.69% to reach QR 2,107,965,155.75 compared to QR 3,041,298,567.32. Trading volume decreased by 41.35% to reach 77,100,524 shares, as against 131,460,425 shares while the number of transactions rose by 0.78% when it reached 18,037 compared to 17,897 transactions the previous week.    The…