STC is the largest provider of integrated telecommunication services in the Middle East & North Africa. STC is the leading operator in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, with more than 40 million customers. STC has a presence in 11 countries, serving more than 172 million customers. The company has a long history of industry leadership in embracing the latest technology for innovative services. STC became the first operator in Middle East and North Africa to launch LTE 4G network followed by FTTH in 2011. Wherever it operates, STC contributes to the socio-economic development of the country by creating jobs and executing social-responsibility projects. STC currently is the revenue leader in Middle East and the eighth most profitable operator in the world. STC employs more than 16,000 people in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia alone. Its Corporate Social Responsibility portfolio consists of innovative, effective and sustainable projects in areas such as health, education, sport and for people with disabilities.