Category: skype

Egypt Targets Voip And Blocks Skype

The war on Internet freedom took another dark turn at the beginning of October 2015 with social media reporting that Egypt would block Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) applications. Services that could be restricted in Egypt include Skype, WhatsApp, and Viber. source Vodafone sent a message to its customer base stating that Skype has been…




Signing up for Skype in UAE / Dubai

UPDATE: You can currently access the skype website in UAE and you can download and create and account. Currently you can also make skype to skype calls while in UAE. HOWEVER, when you try to make a skype to phone call you may notice that it rings and rings and rings…. The fact of the…




How to Use Skype in Oman also works with other VoIP programs

One of our many website visitors recently emailed asking us how to connect Skype in Oman. It seems that his wife recently began working in the Arab region. Being a seasoned expat, Skype is something she’s used frequently in the past to communicate with her husband in the States. Upon arriving in Oman she encountered…




Who put the smackdown on Skype in Oman?

Posts like this one are becoming far more common on the Skype forums: “I live in Canada and have been trying to Skype my husband who is working in Oman. Every time he tries to log into his Skype account he gets an error message. Why is there no Skype in Oman?” Those who don’t…