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Idea and Vodafone deals

Vodafone Idea plans $3.5 bn investment to take on Jio

Vodafone Idea is planning to raise Rs 25,000 crore or $3.5 billion via a rights offering to their promoters. Vodafone Idea’s board of directors on...
Vodafone 4G strategies for data growth

Vodafone Germany taps Metrological to bring OTT content to GigaTV 

Vodafone Germany has selected Metrological to bring integrated apps and premium OTT content to the GigaTV platform. GigaTV users will have access to premium OTT services as well as niche content...
Deutsche Telekom network Europe

Deutsche Telekom reveals network investment in Germany in 2019

Deutsche Telekom has revealed more details about its network investment in Germany in 2019. Deutsche Telekom said it engineers will be installing 2,000 new mobile...
Idea and Vodafone deals

Vodafone Idea seeks 2-years moratorium on spectrum payment

Vodafone Idea has sought two-years additional moratorium on spectrum payment of about Rs 10,000 crore due to high debt levels and stress on the...
Zain women leaders

Zain HR policy focuses on women empowerment

Zain Group announced innovative human resources policy, offering four months of paid maternity leave and flexible schedule for returning to work to female employees who...
Millicom Tigo retail

Liberty Latin America dials Millicom with an acquisition offer

Millicom International Cellular has confirmed on Monday that it received an acquisition offer from rival Liberty Latin America without divulging financial details. Luxembourg-headquartered Millicom provides...
Airtel free data plans

Airtel to deploy pre-5G network technology at Kumbh Mela

Bharti Airtel is planning to deploy pre-5G network technology at Kumbh Mela, a regional festival between January 15 and March 4, in Allahabad. “Airtel is...
Shaw Communications investment

Shaw Communications drops Capex despite 5G network push

Shaw Communications said its revenue rose 8.8 percent to C$1.36 billion and operating income grew 13.5 percent to $545 million in the first quarter ended...
Deutsche Telekom network Europe

Deutsche Telekom demos data transmission rate of 40Gbps

Deutsche Telekom has demonstrated a millimeter wave link with a data transmission rate of 40Gbps at the Deutsche Telekom Service Center in Athens. Ericsson and...
Telecom towers in rural locations

Oi to sell cellular towers and data centers targeting Capex boost

Brazilian telecoms carrier Oi is planning to sell noncore assets such as cellular towers and data centers, Reuters reported. The company aims to raise between...
Vodafone mobile Internet rate

Vodafone Spain to cut 1,200 jobs to reduce cost

Vodafone Spain plans to cut up to 1,200 jobs as part of the strategy to reduce cost of operations. The telecom service provider said in...
T-Mobile CEO during Q2 2017

T-Mobile adds 1 mn new customers beating Verizon’s 650,000

T-Mobile US on Wednesday said it added 1 million new customers, who pay monthly for their mobile phone connections, in the fourth quarter of...
Aircel SIM shop in India

Aircel should get Rs 751 crore from Airtel and DoT: SC

India’s Supreme Court has directed Bharti Airtel to pay Rs 453 crore and the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) Rs 298 crore to ailing telecom operator Aircel. The...
Anil Ambani of Reliance Communications

Reliance Communications pays Rs 131 crore to Ericsson

The Supreme Court of India has given four weeks’ time to Reliance Communications to file its response to a contempt petition filed by telecom...
Telenor grows in Asia

Telenor offers innovative mobile data plan functionality with Google

Telenor said it will launch Mobile Data Plan functionality for Android-based smartphone customers in Thailand and Malaysia. Telenor subscribers -- dtac in Thailand and Digi in...
AT&T campaign

AT&T sells data center business for $1.1 billion

AT&T announced the completion of the sale of its data center colocation operations and assets to Brookfield Infrastructure for $1.1 billion. AT&T will use the proceedings...

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