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Du to alert customers about SIM card registration

UAE telecoms operator Du has announced its mobile phone customers will receive text messages informing them when to re-register their SIM cards, The National has reported. The move is part of the Telecoms Regulatory Authority's (TRA) 'My Number, My Identity' campaign, which requires every mobile phone user to re-confirm their details. Registration is expected to begin on July 17 and run for 18 months, after which unregistered handsets could be blocked.