Cisco MWC 2018 Barcelona

BT signs deal with Cisco and Qwilt to ensure speed in internet video traffic

Networking supplier Cisco has signed up Britain’s biggest telecoms group BT as its first customer for a new service to speed up internet video...
Telefonica O2 in Germany

Telefonica to sign $5.9 bn deal to build fibre-optic network in Germany

Telefonica is in the final stages of negotiating a roughly 5 billion euros or $5.9 billion deal to build a fibre-optic network in Germany, Reuters...
Swisscom 50 Gbits on a fixed network connection

Swisscom demos download speed of 50 Gbit/s on fixed network

Swisscom has demonstrated a transmission speed of 50 Gbit/s on a fixed network in Switzerland. Swisscom engineers have achieved the milestone in a real network...
Optical fiber investment

FCC member wants review of undersea cables that transmit internet traffic

Geoffrey Starks, commissioner of Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has called for new scrutiny of undersea cables that transmit nearly all the world’s internet data...
Optical fiber investment

Europe probes price of optical fibre imported from China

The European Commission launched an investigation on Thursday into imports of optical fibre cable from China, which EU manufacturers believe are being sold in...
Fixed services ARPU India

BSNL to lead fixed voice and broadband segments

BSNL will lead the fixed voice and broadband segments in 2020 due to its strong foothold in circuit-switched and VoIP services segments as well...
Fiber coverage in select telecom markets

Fiber investment trends for FTTH broadband coverage

More than 10 markets reached fiber coverage of more than 95 percent of all homes, the  5th edition of Arthur D. Little’s Global FTTH/B...
Converge ICT FTTH in Philippines

Converge ICT taps Nokia for FTTH expansion in Philippines

Nokia said Converge ICT, an Internet services provider in the Philippines, will be deploying its fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) solution to offer broadband services in the...
Airtel business customers

Airtel offers unlimited broadband plans to take on Jio

Airtel has launched unlimited broadband plans starting at a price of Rs 499 per month along with subscription to video entertainment apps and HD set-top...
T-Mobile tablet

T-Mobile offers free internet to students under $10.7 bn initiative

T-Mobile announced it started offering free internet connectivity to underserved student households across the United States under the $10.7 bn initiative called Project 10Million. The...
Altice Mobile

Altice offers to buy cable major Cogeco in $7.88 bn cash deal

Altice USA has offered to buy Canadian cable major Cogeco in a C$10.3 billion or $7.88 billion deal, aiming to strengthen its US business. Altice...
Astound Wave Broadband

Is US cable TV operator Astound up for sale?

Private equity firm TPG is exploring a sale of Astound that could value the owner of a U.S. network of regional cable TV and...
JioFiber price plans

Reliance Jio revises prices for JioFiber

Reliance Jio announced new tariff plans in a bid to enhance its broadband customer base across India. The 30 Mbps plan is priced at Rs...
Oi Capex Q2 2020

Oi bolsters FTTH business with more Capex

Oi said its capital expenditure (Capex) touched R$3,531 million during the first half of 2020. Jose Claudio Moreira Goncalves is the operations and technology officer...

How mobile and broadband providers performed in UK

A report from Ofcom indicated the best mobile operator and broadband service provider in the United Kingdom. Ofcom’s annual customer service report ranked major telecoms...
MPT Myanmar

How MPT is shining in mobile and broadband business in Myanmar

GlobalData has revealed its report showing the forecast on mobile services revenue and broadband business in Myanmar over 2020-2025. Deepa Dhingra, telecom analyst at GlobalData,...



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