Ooredoo at MWC 2019

Ooredoo reveals investment in mobile network and customer experience

Ooredoo has revealed its investment in network and customer experience in Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Iraq, Algeria, Tunisia, Indonesia and Myanmar. The total Capex of Ooredoo...
Vodafone 5G Italy

Court approves Vodafone-TPG merger, overruling regulator

A Federal Court in Australia approved a A$15 billion or $10.1 billion merger between Vodafone and TPG Telecom, overruling a regulator. The judge said the...
Vodafone 5G store

Vodafone’s main achievements in December quarter

Vodafone Group CEO Nick Read has revealed the company’s main achievements during the December quarter of 2019. First, Vodafone Europe’s mobile contract churn fell for...
Globe Telecom rewards program 2019

Globe Telecom plans Capex of $1.2 bn in 2020

Globe Telecom has revealed that its Capex will be $1.2 billion or Php63 billion in 2020 for network expansion as compared with Capex of...
MTN IT team

MTN plans Capex of $1.6 bn in Nigeria to expand network

MTN today announced a capital investment (Capex) of $1.6 billion or approximately N580 billion over the next three years in Nigeria to strengthen and...
Sprint retail shop in US

Sprint lost 115,000 phone subscribers as it cuts Capex

Sprint Corporation has slashed its network related capital expenditure (Capex) in the recent three quarters. Sprint’s Capex decreased to $1.062 billion in Q3 2019 as compared...
Telecom tower testing

Airtel and Vodafone will not pay AGR dues of Rs 88,624 crore on Thursday

Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea will not pay AGR dues of Rs 88,624 crore on Thursday, the deadline for making the payment. Airtel and Vodafone Idea have communicated to the telecom...
Telecoms digital revenue forecast

Telecoms digital revenue opportunities and forecast

Telecom communication and data services will command 50 percent of the digital consumer services industry by 2023, according to Ovum. Telecoms’ share will drop 6 percentage...
Nepal smartphone user image by Sanjaal

AGR issue: Vodafone Idea and Airtel will be affected, says Fitch

Supreme Court’s rejection on 17 January of a review petition against its earlier ruling on the AGR issue is credit negative for the industry,...
Airtel business customers

Airtel launches Rs 179 pre-paid plan with life insurance cover

Bharti Airtel has launched a new pre-paid plan for Rs 179 with life insurance cover of Rs 2 lakh. Airtel’s new pre-paid bundle offers unlimited...
Communication towers

Airtel plans filing curative petition as SC rejects AGR dues plea

India’s Supreme Court has dismissed the plea of telecom operators such as Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and Reliance Jio who sought reduction in payment...
Smartphone customers on 4G network

Operators face huge revenue loss from Internet shutdown in India

Indian mobile operators are losing around 24.5 million rupees ($350,000) in revenue every hour they are forced to suspend internet services on government orders...
COAI director general Rajan Mathews on spectrum

COAI Rajan Mathews on India telecom industry in 2019

Rajan S Mathews, director general of COAI (Cellular Operators Association of India) says the year 2019 can be dubbed as the year of the...
Video technology for smartphone users

Colombia spectrum auction winners are Claro and Tigo

Colombia has awarded bandwidth to three bidders during the latest spectrum auction that raised 5 trillion pesos or $1.5 billion. Claro, a subsidiary of America...
Vodafone 5G Italy

Monaco Telecom buys Vodafone Malta for €250 mn

Vodafone Group has agreed to sell 100 percent stake in Vodafone Malta to Monaco Telecom for a cash consideration equivalent to an enterprise value...
India data ARPU

TRAI releases consultation paper on fixing floor price for data

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released a consultation paper on fixing floor price for data services. Recently, telecom operators such as Bharti Airtel,...



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