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Airtel powers Apollo 24|7 to beat COVID-19 pandemic

Bharti Airtel announced its association with Apollo 24|7, the digital business unit of Apollo Hospitals to support India’s battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. Apollo 24|7...
Smartphone customers on 4G network

Jio, Vodafone, Airtel offer commission to subscribers for recharging others’ numbers

Reliance Jio, Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel have started ensuring sales revenue by offering commission to subscribers, who can recharge other people’s mobile phone...
Shaw Communications investment

Shaw spends $276 mn on capital expenditure

Shaw Communications said capital expenditures in the second quarter ended February 29, 2020 was $276 million. Wireline capital spending increased $28 million compared to the prior...
VEON CFO Serkan Okandan

VEON appoints Serkan Okandan as CFO

VEON announced the appointment of Serkan Okandan as chief financial officer (CFO). 2020. Serkan Okandan earlier worked as group CFO at the Etisalat Group and...
Beeline Russia CEO Alexander Torbakhov

Beeline Russia appoints Alexander Torbakhov as CEO

VEON announced the appointment of Alexander Torbakhov as chief executive officer of Beeline Russia. Alexander Torbakhov briefly led Beeline Russia’s operations a decade ago. Alexander Torbakhov...
Coronavirus China

Vodafone, DT, Orange and others share mobile location data

Vodafone, Deutsche Telekom, Orange and five other telecom operators will share mobile phone location data with the European Commission to track the spread of...
Video on smartphone on 4G network

Netflix and Facebook cut data use over Indian telecom networks

Video streaming service Netflix and social media network Facebook said on Tuesday they would reduce the amount of data their services use to ease...
MTN IT team

MTN completes sale of ATC ventures for R 8.9 bn

MTN, a leading telecom operator in Africa, has completed the sale of ATC joint ventures for R 8.9 billion. MTN Group announced the disposal of...
Deutsche Telekom network Europe

Deutsche Telekom shuts 500 shops in Germany

Deutsche Telekom has discontinued sales and service in around 500 own shops on March 18 in view of the coronavirus crisis. This affects the approximately...
Vodafone mobile network

Vodafone data traffic surges 50% due to coronavirus

Vodafone, the world’s second largest mobile operator, said the coronavirus crisis was causing data traffic on its networks to surge, with demand already rising...
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...
TDC mobile services in Denmark

Comarch wins BSS deal from TDC

TDC, a mobile operator in Denmark, has selected Comarch to provide its business support systems (BSS). TDC delivers a new generation of digital infrastructure across...
Vodafone Idea 4G network

Vodafone Idea deploys Optiva Charging Engine

Vodafone Idea, which has a mobile subscriber base of 304 million, has gone live with a new pilot deployment of cloud-native Optiva Charging Engine...
Swisscom and 5G

Netcracker helps Swisscom to bring Agile and DevOps processes

Netcracker Technology announced the extension of its partnership with Swisscom to bring Agile and DevOps processes and tools to the operations environment. Swisscom and Netcracker...
Anritsu at MWC

Anritsu to conduct Web Exhibition on February 25

Anritsu said it will be conducting its Web Exhibition on February 25 at 09:00 CET/17:00 JST to demonstrate its communications measurement solutions scheduled for...

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