LTE / LTE-Advanced subscribers boost SK Telecom revenue

SK Telecom today said its second quarter revenue increased 4.6 percent to KRW 4.305 trillion, while net income rose 6.4 percent to KRW 497.6 billion. Main growth drivers were increase in the LTE / LTE-Advanced subscribers and strong performance ...

Airtel 4G lands in Nashik, LTE coverage reaches 15 cities

Indian telecom operator Bharti Airtel today announced the launch of its 4G LTE services in Nashik. With this roll out, Nashik becomes the 3rd city in Maharashtra after Pune and Nagpur and the 15th city in the country to get Airtel 4G. Ashok ...

KT Q2 2014 Capex dips 6.8 percent to 562.7 billion won

South Korea’s KT said on Tuesday that its Q2 2014 Capex (capital spending) declined 6.8 percent to KRW 562.7 billion. There was a dip in telecom investments into wireless and IT infrastructure. KT, the country’s No. 2 mobile carrier, ...

NTT Docomo CEO Kaoru Kato on LTE 4G update

NTT Docomo CEO Kaoru Kato today updated the company’s plans on LTE 4G base station roll outs and focus on mobile data plans to improve revenue and profit. NTT Docomo, whose packet revenues increased by ¥23.4 billion in the first quarter of ...

How Vodafone 4G gaining momentum?

Vodafone 4G is gaining momentum in select telecom markets after the mobile operator announced its £19 billion Project Spring Capex (capital spending) program. Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao said: “Mobile customer appetite for 4G services is clearly ...

Telefonica to modernize and expand 4G LTE network in Spain

Telecom operator Telefonica is set to modernize its nationwide networks and expand its 4G LTE network to improve performance and capacity in Spain. The mobile service provider has selected Nokia Networks for supplying radio access equipment and ...

Airtel 4G to come to Gurgaon soon

Bharti Airtel is planning to launch 4G LTE services in Gurgaon, Haryana, soon. The company will launch the service as soon as it gets regulatory approval, sources in Airtel said. Airtel is the first to launch 4G services in India. Recently the ...