The Saudi Telecom Group is Saudi Arabia’s largest telecommunication company offering Internet and IPTV services apart from fixed line and mobile telephony services. Services are broadly divided into Jawal, Home and Enterprise categories.
Headquartered in Riyadh, the STC group has more than 160 million customers across the globe. Owned by the Saudi government, the Saudi Telecom Group currently has offices in Kuwait, Bahrain, Turkey, India, Malaysia, South Africa and Indonesia.
The company was founded in 1998 and recorded a net income of $2 billion in 2011. It outperforms other telecommunication companies operating in the Kingdom by number of employees, total revenue as well as market capitalization.