Vodafone Uganda

Vodafone digital investment brings better user experience

Vodafone has revealed the achievements from its digital investments for improving customer experience and adding revenue. The world’s second largest telecom operator has developed Digital...
Zain chairman and CEO

Zain revenue up 5% thanks to investment in data networks

Zain Group reported revenue of $864 million (+5 percent), customer base of 46.9 million (+2 percent), EBITDA of $281 million (--21 percent) with EBITDA...
SK Telecom to expand LTE speed

SK Telecom revenue drops 1.2% in Q1

SK Telecom has posted revenue of KRW 4.182 trillion (--1.2 percent), operating income of KRW 325.5 billion (--20.7 percent), and net income of KRW...
StarHub CEO Peter K

StarHub hires Peter K from Zain SA as CEO

Singapore-based telecom operator StarHub on Friday announced the appointment of Zain Saudi Arabia veteran Peter Kaliaropoulos as chief executive officer. Peter is currently the CEO...
Vodafone-Idea merger

Idea-Vodafone merger hits DoT roadblock due to dues?

The merger between Idea Cellular and Vodafone is likely to hit a roadblock as Department of Telecommunications (DoT) will ask the two telecom operators...
T-Mobile tablet

T-Mobile offers free service to customers who join MetroPCS

T-Mobile US, the third largest wireless operator in the U.S., has kicked off another offer to attract mobile phone customers from its rival networks...
SoftBank 5G

SoftBank joins $25 billion investment plan for FIFA

SoftBank Group is part of a consortium of investors that are planning a $25 billion move to create international tournaments for soccer’s governing body...
Ericsson data network user

Etisalat, Singtel, SoftBank and Telefonica sign cyber security alliance

Etisalat, Singtel, SoftBank and Telefonica signed an agreement to create the first Global Telco Security Alliance to offer cyber security services to enterprises. The alliance...
Capex in West Africa

Mobile operators in West Africa to spend $8 bn towards Capex

Mobile operators in West Africa are expected to spend $8 billion towards Capex over the next two years expanding and upgrading their networks. Transition to...
Airtel India Santanu Bhattacharya

Airtel hires Santanu Bhattacharya to develop AI-driven products

Bharti Airtel announced the appointment of Santanu Bhattacharya as its chief data scientist -- responsible for leveraging data science capabilities and deep analytics to...
Airtel speed in India vs Reliance Jio

Airtel has the fastest mobile network, says Ookla speedtest report

Ookla’s speedtest report rated Airtel as the fastest mobile network in India during Q3 and Q4 of 2017. Sunil Mittal promoted Airtel achieved a speed...
VEON Pakistan

VEON CEO Jean-Yves Charlier to resign

VEON CEO Jean-Yves Charlier has decided to resign from the telecom operator after spending three years at the top position. Jean-Yves Charlier was instrumental in...
Airtel network in India

Airtel grabs over 50% of Aircel customers beating Reliance Jio

Bharti Airtel said over 2 million Aircel customers, representing nearly 50 percent across India, and 60 percent of Aircel customers in Assam and North...

India’s fixed broadband speed improves: Ookla

Fixed broadband download speed in India has gone up from average speeds of 18.82 Mbps in November 2017 to 20.72 Mbps in February 2018,...
Airtel network in India

Airtel to set up 6,000 mobile sites in Assam and North East

Bharti Airtel announced that it will make significant investments to set up 6,000 mobile sites to expand its operations and network across Assam and...
TIM Italy and technology

TIM: Vivendi CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine and other directors resigned

Telecom Italia (TIM) board of directors have resigned ahead of the company’s annual general meeting on 24 April, the company said in a statement. Activist...



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