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ROBI CEO Mahtab Uddin Ahmed

Robi’s transition as a digital operator with 4G services in Bangladesh

The launch of 4G services from December 2017 will help fuel continued economic growth in Bangladesh. For Robi, the country’s second largest mobile operator,...
Idea Cellular investment in 3G and 4G sites

How Idea Cellular regains mobile Internet growth despite Jio and Airtel

The strategy of Idea Cellular CEO Himanshu Kapania was to follow the footsteps of Reliance Jio and Airtel to regain growth in the mobile...

Vodafone brings innovation to boost IoT business revenue

Vodafone is making innovations in its Internet of Things (IoT) products and solutions to attract new enterprise customers and create new use cases. Vodafone Group...
VEON Q3 revenue

VEON achieves EBITDA margin of 40.4 percent in Q3

VEON posted revenue of $2.456 billion (+4 percent), EBITDA of $1.042 billion (+16.4 percent) with EBITDA margin of 40.4 percent, profit of $125 million...
Deutsche Telekom Q3 2017 Opex

Deutsche Telekom reveals 2.5% reduction in Opex in Q3

Deutsche Telekom has explained how the German telecom operator reduced Opex (operation cost) by 2.5 percent in the third quarter of 2017. Deutsche Telekom posted...
TIM revenue Q3 2017 digital transformation

TIM ensures cut in Opex after digital transformation

TIM announced that its existing digital transformation programs are resulting into significant savings for the telecom operator. TIM has achieved 1.5 percent reduction in normalized...
SoftBank Group Chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son

Masayoshi Son’s Sprint lost the race to combine T-Mobile

Masayoshi Son, chairman and CEO of SoftBank Group, has sent a strong message to T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon that Sprint is not looking for...
Anil Ambani of Reliance Communications

Who will invest in Reliance Communications without voice business?

The future of Reliance Communications, which has a debt burden of $7 billion, is hanging in balance as the telecom operator formally indicated to...
Telefonica digital vision

Telefonica reduced churn and cost following digital investment

Global telecom operator Telefonica has started making investment in digital channels to reduce mobile subscriber churn and cut costs. Telefonica posted revenue of €12.754 billion...
Airtel Africa network and revenue

Airtel revenue analysis shows slow recovery though Jio hikes 4G price

Bharti Airtel, the global telecom operator with 383.484 million mobile subscribers in Asia and Africa, has succumbed to pressure from Reliance Jio in the...
Intel 5G Mobile Trial Platform

SK Telecom and KT gear up for 5G – ahead of global telecoms

SK Telecom and KT Corporation – two leading telecom operators in Korea – are gearing up for 5G – ahead of global rivals. SK Telecom...
RCOM and consolidation

Reliance Communications to wind up telecom services across India?

The ailing Reliance Communications, which could not finalize a merger deal with Maxis-owned Aircel, is likely to end its telecom services across India. Reliance Communications...
Telenor revenue performance Q3 2017

Telenor cuts costs by NOK 0.4 bn, achieves 42% EBITDA margin

Telenor CEO Sigve Brekke today announced that the telecom operator reduced costs by NOK 0.4 billion, achieved a record high EBITDA margin of 42...
AT&T data plans

AT&T to focus on video revenue to offset pressure on mobility business

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson presented one of the worst financial performances for the US-based telecom operator. AT&T is continuing to bet on video business with...
IoT for smart meters

How Mobile IoT networks can derive benefits from connected energy market

Telecom industry association GSMA has revealed how telecom operators’ Mobile IoT networks can derive benefits from the connected energy market globally. The European connected energy...
Telia smartphone users

Will Telia regain revenue growth under CEO Johan Dennelind?

Under the leadership of Johan Dennelind, Telia reported one more quarter of declining revenue. Handling regulatory issues, investigations, reducing investment in networks, improving revenue and...

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