5G

MTN 5G with ZTE in South Africa

ZTE and MTN showcase 5G use cases at AfricaCom

ZTE, in partnership with MTN South Africa, has showcased 5G use cases on the existing live MTN network at AfricaCom 2019. MTN South Africa and...
Telus CEO Darren Entwistle

Telus slashes wireless Capex for 2020 and 2021 in Canada

Telecom operator Telus announced its capital expenditure (Capex) for both 2020 and 2021 in Canada. Capex for 2020 and 2021, excluding the purchase of spectrum...
Deutsche Telekom network Europe

Deutsche Telekom increases Capex to 12.9 bn euros for 2019

Deutsche Telekom today said it expects Capex of 12.9 billion euros in 2019 as compared with the previous guidance of 12.7 billion euros. The main...
5G Penetration forecast from GSMA Intelligence

China, US, Japan and Korea will dominate 5G mobile network

China, the United States, Japan and Korea will account for more than half of the world’s subscribers to 5G mobile networks by 2025, leaving...
China Mobile 5G store

China officially started researching 6G telecoms technology

China has officially started researching sixth-generation (6G) telecoms technology, state media reported on Thursday. Chinese government ministries and research institutes met this week in a...
Telefonica revenue Q3 2019

Telefonica steps up investment ahead of 5G network launch

Telefonica chief operating officer Angel Vila has revealed that the telecom operator’s Capex has increased significantly ahead of the 5G network expansion. Telefonica Group CEO...
Orange 5G network service

Orange 5G network goes live in Romania

Telecom operator Orange Group today announced the launch of its 5G network services in Romania. Orange 5G services will be available in three of its...
Huawei 5G base station in China

Hungary to cooperate with Huawei in building 5G network

Hungary will cooperate with Chinese telecoms giant Huawei in building its 5G network, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said at an event in China, national...
Magyar Telekom

Magyar Telekom testing 5G network with several suppliers

Magyar Telekom is testing high-speed 5G mobile network technology with several suppliers, including China’s Huawei. Magyar Telekom, the Deutsche Telekom unit, said it had not...
Orange 5G network service

GSA releases list of 50 operators who launched 5G service

GSA said the 50th commercial 5G network has now launched, following the recent switch on of services in China. China Unicom, China Mobile and China Telecom...
Swisscom CEO Urs Schaeppi on 5G

Swisscom updates on 5G network and broadband coverage

Swisscom CEO Urs Schaeppi has revealed how the telecom operator is progressing with the roll out of 5G network and broadband in Switzerland. Swisscom’s capital...
Sunrise CEO Olaf Swantee

Sunrise takes lead in 5G network coverage in Switzerland

Sunrise has revealed its 5G network reached more than 309 towns / cities across Switzerland, offering nearly double the coverage of the second-placed provider. This...
BT 5G network in 20 towns

BT enhances Capex to boost fiber and 5G network coverage

BT Group today said it increased its capital expenditure by £225 million, excluding BDUK grant funding deferral, to £1.882 billion in Q2 fiscal 2019-20...
SK Telecom 5G pricing

SK Telecom adds 1.54 mn 5G customers lifting revenue in Sept quarter

SK Telecom today said the number of 5G subscribers exceeded 1.54 million at the end of September 2019. SK Telecom’s mobile communications revenue grew by...
Huawei 5G base station in China

China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom to launch 5G on Friday

China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom will launch 5G mobile phone services on Friday. China Mobile’s, China Unicom and China Telecom’s said on their...
5G subscribers in Asia

Airtel and Vodafone Idea may skip 5G spectrum auction: Fitch Ratings

Fitch Ratings today said Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel are unlikely to participate during forthcoming 5G spectrum auction in the wake of the recent...

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