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AT&T buys Time Warner for CNN

AT&T lowers Capex for 2019 despite 5G investment

AT&T announced growth opportunities as a media and entertainment company, new Capex guidelines, debt reduction, among others, in 2019. It will be lowering its Capex...
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,...
Telecom towers in rural locations

Zain KSA inks telecom tower deal with IHS for $648 mn

Zain Saudi Arabia announced its telecom tower deal with IHS Holding for SAR 2.43 billion or $648 million. IHS, the largest independent tower operator in...
Deutsche Telekom network Europe

T-Mobile gets EC approval to buy Tele2 Netherlands

Deutsche Telekom today announced the approval from the European Commission for the acquisition of Tele2 Netherlands by T-Mobile Netherlands without any conditions. Earlier, several telecom...
BSNL gross revenue in 2018

BSNL revenue drops 18% due to competition and quality issues

BSNL reported gross revenue of Rs 4305.53 crore in the September quarter of 2018 against Rs 5,244.79 crore in the September quarter of 2017,...
Airtel Africa in Kenya

Airtel Africa appoints banks for IPO

Airtel Africa on Monday announced the appointment of global banks for its proposed IPO on an international stock exchange. JP Morgan, Citigroup, BofA Merrill Lynch, Absa Group,...
MTS revenue Q3 2018

MTS revenue, Opex, profit and Capex for Q3

Russian telecom operator MTS Group announced its revenue, Opex, profit and Capex for Q3 2018. MTS quarterly revenue grew 11.7 percent to RUB 128 billion...
Ooredoo network speed and expansion

Ooredoo enhances network investment to boost digital experience

Ooredoo has revealed the company’s latest network investment to enhance customers’ digital experiences. Ooredoo Qatar was the first operator in the world to launch a...
TIM CEO Luigi Gubitosi

Telecom Italia names Luigi Gubitosi as CEO after sacking Amos Genish

Telecom Italia on Sunday announced the appointment of Luigi Gubitosi as the new CEO of the troubled telecom operator in Italy after sacking Amos...
Vodafone Idea spectrum in 2018

Vodafone Idea revenue, Opex, ARPU, Capex and profit

Vodafone Idea has revealed the company’s revenue, Opex, ARPU, Capex and profit for the second quarter of fiscal 2018-19. Vodafone Idea, which completed the merger...
Adarsh Nair, Chief Product Officer, Bharti Airtel

Airtel appoints Adarsh Nair as Chief Product Officer

Bharti Airtel today announced it has appointed Adarsh Nair as Chief Product Officer, with responsibilities for Airtel’s digital products and platforms. Adarsh will report to Gopal Vittal,...
Telecom Italia wireless subscriber

Telecom Italia sacks CEO Amos Genish

Telecom Italia (TIM) has sacked chief executive officer Amos Genish as part of a major board room shuffle, Reuters reported. Amos Genish was away on...
Vodafone Group CEO Nick Read

Vodafone CEO Nick Read outlines growth strategies

Nick Read, who succeeded Vittorio Colao as Cchief executive officer of Vodafone in October 2018, has revealed the strategic priorities for the struggling telecom...
Vodafone mobile Internet rate

Vodafone posts loss of €7.8 bn, revenue dips 5.5% in H1

Vodafone Group reported 5.5 percent drop in revenue of €21.8 billion and loss of €7.8 billion in the first half of fiscal 2018-19. The loss...
MWC Americas 2018

GSMA elects new board members for 2019-2020

GSMA announced that it elected new members of the GSMA Board for the two-year period from January 2019 through December 2020. The GSMA Board has...
SoftBank 5G

SoftBank wins approval for $21 billion IPO

SoftBank Group has won approval to conduct a 2.4 trillion yen or $21.04 billion initial public offering (IPO) of its domestic telecoms business, Reuters...

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