America Movil Capex in Q2 reaches $3.5 billion

America Movil today said its Capex (capital spending) in telecom infrastructure in the second quarter reached $3.5 billion (45.6 billion pesos). The telecom operator invested in deploying fiber optic networks across the board as well as cable to ...

TRAI may recommend telecom spectrum sharing

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is likely to allow sharing of all kind of spectrum held by telecom operators for mobile communication services. TRAI, which is likely to announce its recommendations on spectrum sharing on Monday, ...

Jeffrey Hedberg joins Mobilink Pakistan as CEO

VimpelCom has appointed Jeffrey Hedberg as chief executive officer of Mobilink in Pakistan. He succeeds Rashid Khan, who has decided to retire after over 14 years working with Mobilink and banglalink. Jeffrey Hedberg’s previous responsibilities ...

TeliaSonera to review its presence in Spain

TeliaSonera on Thursday said it is reviewing its future presence in the Spanish market. The decision to review its future presence in the Spain telecom market is due to challenging conditions. Recently, TeliaSonera announced its plans to buy ...

T-Mobile offers $100 discount on iPhone and iPad

Targeting the American school season, telecom carrier T-Mobile US announced $100 discount on iPhone and iPad if you buy these devices together. The special offer is valid from today and will be on till 12 August, said T-Mobile US. T-Mobile is ...

MTS brings INNOVATSii for Indians

Telecom service provider MTS (Sistema Shyam TeleServices) today said it would bring INNOVATSii (Innovation in Russian language) – inviting telecom ideas for commercial, social and government segments. MTS Russia has been organizing INNOVATSii in ...

Millicom exits from Mauritius telecoms Emtel

Telecom service provider Millicom has sold its 50 percent stake in Emtel to Mauritius business partner Currimjee Jeewanjee & Co. The main focus of Millicom’s will be to make major investments in Latin America and in Africa. Millicom is ...