Telenor grows in Asia

Telenor Myanmar names Jon Omund Revhaug as CEO

Telenor today announced the appointment of Jon Omund Revhaug as chief executive officer of Telenor Myanmar, and Thomas Skjelbred as new CEO of Telenor...
MTS 4G Russia

MTS to cut Capex to RUB 90 billion in 2020

MTS is planning annual Capex of around RUB 90 billion in 2020 as compared with RUB 91.5 billion in 2019 and RUB 86.5 billion...
Axiata Capex in 2019

Axiata to hike Capex to RM 6.6 billion in 2020

Axiata has revealed the group’s financial performance and investments in several countries across Asia. Axiata is planning capital expenditure of RM 6.6 billion in 2020...
LTE subscribers with Internet

India will have 67.2 million 5G connections by 2023: Cisco

India will have over 907 million internet users by 2023, accounting for 64 percent of the population, according to Cisco Annual Internet Report. In India,...
SoftBank 5G

SoftBank offers 20% stake as collateral for $4.5 bn loan

SoftBank Group is planning to borrow up to 500 billion yen or $4.5 billion from 16 domestic and foreign financial institutions using almost a...

AGR issue: Airtel to pay Rs 10,000 crore by February 20

Bharti Airtel on Friday said it would make payment of Rs 10,000 crore by February 20 to the Department of Telecommunications (DoT). Bharti Group has a...
Vodafone Idea chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla

AGR issue: Vodafone Idea may face cash crunch to run business

Vodafone Idea is facing the task of running its mobile operations without financial issues in the wake of Supreme Court rejecting relief on Adjusted...
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,...



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