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Airtel annual report 2017-18

Airtel discloses salary of Gopal Vittal and top management

The Airtel annual report for 2017-18 has disclosed the annual remuneration for chairman Sunil Mittal, India CEO Gopal Vittal, CFO Nilanjan Roy and company...
Safaricom market share

Airtel’s Kenya unit gains subscribers as Safaricom drops

Bharti Airtel’s Kenyan unit has gained subscribers for a second consecutive quarter as rivals including the nation’s biggest operator, Safaricom, lost market share, Bloomberg reported. Airtel’s subscribers...
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TRAI drive test result for Chandigarh, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Shimla, Srinagar

TRAI has conducted drive test in five cities of Chandigarh, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Shimla and Srinagar during 14-18 May 2018. All the telecom operators have met...
Ofcom consumer complaints Q1 2018

Ofcom reveals consumer complaints Q1 2018

UK telecom regulator has released its report on the number of complaints from consumers about landline phone connections, broadband, mobile and Pay TV between...

Philippines to break dominance of Globe Telecom and PLDT with third operator

Philippines is currently waiting for the entry of the third mobile operator that will challenge the dominance of Globe Telecom and PLDT. The Department of...
America Movil KPN deal

America Movil improves revenue in Q2, reveals strategies

America Movil, the largest telecom operator in Latin America based on the number of subscribers, said its revenue marginally rose to 257 billion pesos...
Telenor Opex Q2 2018

Telenor cuts Opex by NOK 0.5 billion in second quarter

Telenor Group announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2018 indicating a strong revival in its performance. Telenor said subscription and traffic revenues...
Vodafone mobile Internet rate

Vodafone Greece buys CYTA Telecom for €118 mn

Vodafone Greece has completed the acquisition of CYTA Telecommunications Hellas, a provider of fixed and mobile telecommunication services in Greece, for a total enterprise...
Du transformation strategy

Cisco explains how Du is building transformation strategy

Cisco has explained how it’s assisting Du to become an ICT service provider in the Middle East by 2021 as part of the transformation...
Sprint Magic Box

Sprint Magic Box small cells to be deployed in 100 buildings in Pittsburgh

US-based wireless operator Sprint said City of Pittsburgh is set to install Sprint Magic Box small cells in nearly 100 buildings to provide connectivity...
AT&T and T-Mobile 4G war

AT&T to buy AlienVault to expand security solutions

AT&T is set to acquire San Mateo, Calif-based AlienVault to expand its security solutions to small and medium-sized businesses. AT&T will combine AlienVault’s expertise in threat...
SoftBank 5G

SoftBank to hike stake in Yahoo Japan

SoftBank Group announced that it is increasing its stake in Yahoo Japan through a $2 billion, three-way deal with U.S. firm Altaba -- ahead...
Equinix and Omantel

Omantel in data center JV with Equinix

Equinix announced a joint venture with Oman Telecommunications Company to deliver data center and interconnection services to customers in the Middle East. The joint venture will...
Vodafone-Idea merger

Vodafone-Idea merger gets DoT approval with conditions

The telecom ministry on Monday approved the merger of Vodafone India and Idea Cellular – with conditions, PTI reported citing an official source. The Department...

TRAI releases recommendations on ICT for persons with disabilities

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released its recommendations on ICT for persons with disabilities. Main recommendations India should form a steering committee under aegis...
Telecom digital transformation in Asia

Update on Asia telecoms’ digital transformation investment

Research firm Analysys Mason says telecom operators in Asia are not doing enough to become digital service providers (DSPs). Main telecom operators in Asia include...



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