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A Helpful Glossary to Boost Your Cricket Vocabulary

A Helpful Glossary to Boost Your Cricket Vocabulary

If you’re connected to Afghan Wireless’ Cricket Live portal—the service that keeps you updated on local and world cricket news via SMS messages—you’re probably familiar with some of cricket’s more unusual vocabulary. But just how well do you know your “bosie” from your “googly?” Read on for a tour of some of our favorite quirky… Read More…

How to Get Started with Pokémon Go

How to Get Started with Pokémon Go

It’s been six months since Afghan Wireless launched the wildly popular mobile game Pokémon Go in Afghanistan. A global phenomenon that has taken the entire world by storm, Pokémon Go has gained widespread praise for breaking the mold of previous games and changing what “gaming” can mean today. But while experienced gamers are eating up… Read More…

What Are the Benefits of Natural Gas?

What Are the Benefits of Natural Gas?

Natural gas has long been an abundant natural resource in Afghanistan, but the nation has only recently gained the resources and opportunity to fully harness its potential. Petroleum exploration efforts began in Afghanistan in 1936, but increased significantly with the assistance of the Soviet Union after 1957. Although Soviet financial and logistical support helped to… Read More…

A Look at the ITU – Leading the Way to the Future

A Look at the ITU – Leading the Way to the Future

On May 17, 2016, representatives from Afghan Wireless were delighted to take part in a special ceremony organized by Afghanistan’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) in celebration of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day. Attended by state personalities, parliament members, telecommunications CEOs, members of the chamber of commerce, and representatives from the media,… Read More…

How Is the Bayat Group Promoting Public Health?

How Is the Bayat Group Promoting Public Health?

When Ehsan Bayat founded Afghan Wireless Communication Company in 2002 and established the Ariana Television Network (ATN) just three years later, he sought to fill the nation’s need for a reliable telecommunications network and enriching cultural programming. He hoped to support and empower Afghan communities by providing them with the tools to connect with one… Read More…