Zain in Iraq first provided its services in 2003 as MTC Atheer and after the acquisition of Iraqna; both companies were re-branded to become Zain-Iraq in January 2008. Having the largest network in the country, Zain-Iraq currently has nearly 12 million customers. Zain-Iraq provides various services like MMS, GPRS and recently Blackberry. Zain Iraq has created more than 3000 work opportunities for Iraqi citizens and more than 30000 indirect jobs. The Zain Group is the pioneer of mobile telecommunications in the Middle East and the region’s first mobile operator, and since the initiation of our expansion strategy in 2003.