Wi-Tribe the Second WIMAX Operator in Jordan is Laucnhed
Wi-tribe is the second WIMAX ISP operator to launch in Jordan covering west Amman only for now, The first WIMAX service was launched last year by Umniah the 4th mobile operator in Jordan.
Wi-tribe Jordan is a a subsidiary of the regional telecommunications company wi-tribe limited, which is a joint venture between Qatar Telecom (Qtel) Q.S.C and A.A. Turki Corporation for Trading and Contracting (ATCO) of Saudi Arabia.
At the beginning of 2007, wi-tribe Jordan secured a 3.6 GHz frequency license for Fixed Broadband Wireless Access (FBWA) in Jordan. and its WIMAX stations was supplied by Airspan Networks Inc. (Nasdaq: AIRN).
Current wi-tribe fees range from JD 17 a month for 256 Kbps to JD 40 for 2Mbps. full price range can be found here.