SK Telecom revenue up 3.4% to $15.69 bn in 2014

SK Telecom today said 2014 revenue increased 3.4 percent to 17.164 trillion won or $15.69 billion backed by strong LTE subscriber base. Net income rose 11.8 percent to 1.799 trillion won. Increased sales were mainly due to LTE, new businesses ...

Aircel launches 4G LTE in 6 circles in India

Aircel has launched 4G LTE services in select places in six telecom circles in India. Aircel is selling the 4G LTE service directly to home users and enterprise customers in these circles. Chennai, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka are ...

T-Mobile expands prepaid offering on 4G LTE network

American wireless carrier T-Mobile today introduced Simply Prepaid – offering unlimited data, talk and text with 1 GB 4G LTE data for $40 a month. In 2014, T-Mobile added more than 1.2 million net customers to its prepaid business. T-Mobile has ...

Reliance Jio MD Sandip Das to step down

Reliance Jio Managing Director Sandip Das has decided to step down and will become a mentor to the Jio Division of Reliance Retail that will develop a LTE ecosystem for 4G devices, said an IANS report. Sandip Das became the MD in April 2013 ...

360 telecoms launched LTE network till 2014

360 telecom operators have commercially launched 4G LTE networks and service in 124 countries in 2014 against 264 in 2013, said GSA (Global mobile Suppliers Association). # 312 operators deployed FDD mode only # 31 operators deployed TDD mode ...

Warid Telecom offers free LTE for 7 days

Pakistan mobile service provider Warid Telecom today announced free 7-day trial on its 4G LTE network. Warid Telecom customers need to buy a LTE SIM or shift to 4G services to get the data allowance of 500MB. Free trials are available in six ...

Airtel starts Redmi Note 4G phone booking for Rs 9,999

Indian telecom service provider Bharti Airtel today said it started bookings for Redmi Note 4G phone from January 1, 2015. The retail price of Redmi Note 4G is Rs 9,999. Redmi Note 4G will be available in 133 Airtel stores across 6 cities ...