Vodafone offers 16 weeks paid maternity leave to women employees

Vodafone and maternity leave

Vodafone today said it will offer 16 weeks fully paid maternity leave to women employees and full pay for a 30-hour week for the first six months after their return to work. The introduction of the mandatory minimum global maternity policy will be effective by the end of 2015. Women account for ...

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ZTE signs LTE deal with Algeria Telecom for phase II project

Algeria Telecom

ZTE today announced its 4G network deal with Algeria Telecom to build the LTE Phase II project. During the phase II roll out of 4G services, Algeria Telecom will be covering 14 wilayas in the north east region. Algeria is the second country which commercially launched 4G LTE services in Africa ...

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UL selects Anritsu ME7873LA platform for LTE-Advanced

UL taps Anritsu ME7873LA platform for LTE-Advanced

Anritsu announced its deal with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) to supply LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) telecoms test equipment. This is an extension of the existing agreement. With the latest deal, UL will be becoming the first commercial independent LTE- Advanced 3 Carrier Aggregation conformance test ...

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Telecom spectrum auction day 2: bids reach Rs 65,000 crore

telecom tower india

Indian telecom operators – Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Vodafone, Reliance Communications, Reliance Jio, etc – were active on the day two of the spectrum auction and bid reached Rs 65,000 crore. The government on Thursday said telecom operators placed their bids for all the four frequencies on ...

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Tele 2 taps HCL Technologies to boost M2M and IoT biz in Europe

Tele 2, a telecom operator in Europe, has selected HCL Technologies to boost its machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) business in Europe. As part of the agreement, HCL will be taking care implementation, integration, roll out and support of M2M/IoT solutions, in addition to ...

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