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Samsung revenue in recent years

Samsung network business aims to capitalize from Huawei issues

Samsung Electronics, the fifth largest telecom network maker, is aiming to capitalize on the security allegations against China’s Huawei, Reuters reported. Revenue contribution of telecom...
Axiata Capex 2018

Capital spending trends at Axiata group companies

The capital spending of Axiata at RM 4.249 billion for the nine months of 2018 shows that the Asian telecom operator has 24 percent...
Airtel vs Vodafone Idea results

Q3 result shows Airtel India performed better than Vodafone Idea

Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea have revealed their financial performance for the third quarter of fiscal 2018-19. The India business of Bharti Airtel is headed...
Huawei 5G base station in China

Budget 2019: India lost fiber broadband and 5G business

The India Budget 2019 announced by interim finance minister Piyush Goyal didn’t give any infrastructure support – optical fiber for broadband and 5G --...
Vodafone Uganda

Vodafone lost business growth in Europe and Africa due to pricing

Vodafone Group’s 6.8 percent drop in revenue to €11 billion during Q3 fiscal 2018-19 was due to poor performance of the company under the...
US operator revenue 2018

US telecoms redesign 5G business for early customer wins

Achievement in Capex optimization is one of the tasks for US telecom operators -- ahead of taking the redesigned 5G business to customers. AT&T, T-Mobile-Sprint...
5G security

5G network brings security challenges to CTOs and consumers

Investment in 5G network by telecom operators will enable massive Internet of Things (IoT) applications such as the traffic sensors and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) services...
India ARPU June 2018

Telecoms look for revenue growth and new business models

The year 2018 was a tough phase for the Indian telecom industry including network suppliers and mobile operators due to several factors. First, India’s mobile...
5G spectrum auction in 2018 report by GSA

5G spectrum auction picks up in 2018 — report by GSA

5G was the buzz word in 2018 for the telecom industry as 10 countries have auctioned / allocated / licensed spectrum for 5G network...
5G innovation from Huawei

Has United States stretched too much to block Huawei?

Some telecom professionals believe that Germany’s Deutsche Telekom and Japan’s SoftBank decided to remove Huawei network from their operations in their domestic markets under...
airtel mobile subscribers in rural India

How Airtel achieved mobile subscriber growth in rural India

Bharti Airtel has 348.52 million plus subscribers including 171.53 million in rural India – grabbing 33.23 percent share in June 2018. The percentage of...
Airtel India's fastest network

Airtel retains #1 telecom operator status – ahead of Vodafone Idea

Airtel has retained its position as the largest telecom operator in India based on the revenue in the second quarter of fiscal 2018-19. Vodafone Idea,...
Telstra 5G WiFi in Australia

Is 5G business growing beyond a marketing tool for telecoms?

5G is becoming a marketing tool for several telecom operators worldwide amid concerns that it does not support ARPU growth or reduce margin pressure...
5G survey by IHS Markit

Europe gears up for 5G without increasing network Capex

Some of the top telecom operators in Europe are gearing up to launch 5G services without making much increase in investment in networks. The new...
LTE launch status August 2018

Is Ericsson eating into Huawei share in mobile infrastructure market?

The high single-digit growth rate achieved in mobile infrastructure market in the third quarter of 2018 is good news for Huawei, Ericsson, Nokia, ZTE...
TelecomLead Innovation Leaders 2018 logo

Winners of TelecomLead Innovation Leaders Award 2018 announced

TelecomLead.com, the flagship online news website from Kizhakedath Media Services Pvt. Ltd., today announced the winners of the TelecomLead Innovation Leaders Award 2018. TelecomLead.com, a...

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