Zain is a leading mobile telecommunications provider in the Middle East and North Africa. Zain operates under its own brand name in Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, South Sudan; and in Lebanon as touch (under a management contract).
Telecommunication regulatory authority issued an individual mobile telecommunication license to Zain Bahrain on 22nd, April, 2003. Zain is the second largest telecommunication company in the Kingdom of Bahrain. It had 724,548 subscribers in 2003.Zain has many branches all over the kingdom, almost in all the malls and areas. Recently, Zain launched the 4G LTE Network. As well as, it was the first to launch a nationwide combined EDGE and 3G network in the Middle East in 2003, also, the first to launch mobile TV services in 2004. Zain provides many products and services; the mobile is having 76.6% of the total revenue, Interconnection 4.2%, Fixed Wireless 10.2% and other product and services 9.1%.