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UAE residents face slow internet because of outage

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Filed on March 14, 2020 | Last updated on March 14, 2020 at 02.54 pm
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Users are taking to social media to raise awareness on the outage.

Etisalat and du users took to social media on Saturday saying that they are currently facing problems with their internet connection.

On Twitter, users say that they are facing problems their wi-fi connection and home internet packages. Some users even said that they tried restarting their router but to no avail.

In a tweet, du addressed the outage and told customers that they are facing a technical defect in home services due to an issue with one of the global marine cables. Du said that their teams are working to restore services as soon as possible.

Latest updates from confirmed that there are currently problems at both Etisalat and du. A live outage map shows Dubai and Abu Dhabi are heavily affected by the outage.

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