Zain Iraq celebrates Newroz with the Iraqi people

March 23, 2017

Zain Iraq, part of Zain Group, a leading telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa, is celebrating this year’s Newroz with the Iraqi people. Ever since its inception, the company has a made a home in each and every part of Iraq, with full knowledge of the significance of each in the development of the whole nation. Zain Iraq has always been keen on understanding even the most profound needs of the customers, speaking their language, in order to deliver products and services that suit their individual needs and cultures. The company employed its international expertise in ICT to ensure that the people of Iraq, wherever they are, can seamlessly connect with the world and realize their ambitions.

This year, Zain is participating in the Newroz festivities, celebrating its values, authenticity, and culture with all Iraqi citizens in Kurdistan. It hopes to build bridges and trust between them and all other Iraqis across the country. Zain Iraq launched the Newroz campaign at the time of the Kurdish New Year, in order to affirm its commitment to the community and to celebrate its culture, heritage, and understanding of life. Taking part in this holiday involves field visits to the celebration sites in the three cities of Erbil, Dahuk, and Sulaymaniyah, where teams from Zain Iraq distributed gifts to the families and Zain’s subscribers, spreading joy on this special holiday.

The Chief Executive Officer of Zain Iraq Ali Zahid said, "This occasion has a special flavor and embeds a great deal of meaning. It celebrates love, communication, authenticity and the spring of our humanity, which is bound to come no matter how long the falls seems to last. At Zain Iraq, we appreciate the values of this holiday and its symbolic meaning to the Kurdish people. Being a telecommunications operator, we hoped to take this as an opportunity to bring happiness and to say that Zain Iraq is there to support Kurdish culture and to convey its beautiful essence and culture to the world.

Since its inception in Iraq, Zain has been working hand in hand with the Iraqi community in order to contribute to achieving the desired national development and economic growth, especially in the telecommunications sector.