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MTS 4G Russia

MTS plans Capex of RUB 100 billion in 2021

MTS today revealed that the telecom operator’s capital expenditure in 2021 will be approximately RUB 100-110 billion. MTS, the leading mobile operator in Russia, is...
Sunrise 5G network

Sunrise UPC uses PowerStar solution to cut mobile network power usage

Sunrise UPC has launched its energy saving solution called PowerStar in its 5G radio network to increase the energy efficiency of its 5G mobile...
Optus retail store in Australia

Macquarie Telecom signs $34 mn deal with Optus for mobile services

Macquarie Telecom has signed a $34 million exclusive agreement with Optus to deploy mobile services, including 5G, in Australia. The decision follows a strategic review of...

SFR to cut 1,700 jobs in France as part of digital plans

Altice Europe’s French telecoms operator SFR plans to cut up to 1,700 jobs or about 11 percent of its staff this year in France. SFR...
Lycamobile MVNO

Lycamobile appoints Tech Mahindra veteran Ashutosh Sarkar as CIO

Lycamobile, the world’s largest mobile virtual network operator with over 15 million customers in 23 countries, announced the appointment of Tech Mahindra veteran Ashutosh...

Airtel spectrum acquisition in the latest auction in 2021

Airtel Spectrum Acquisition in the latest auction Circles Band MHz Rs. Cr.   Sub GHz Spectrum       Bihar 900 3.4 683 Gujarat 900 4.2 1,567 Haryana 800 3.8 214 Himachal Pradesh 900 2.6 96 Kerala 900 4.6 915 MPCG 800 5.0 715 Maharashtra 800 2.5 1,275 North East 900 1.2 28 Odisha 900 3.8 327 Tamil Nadu including Chennai 900 5.0 1,175 UP – East 900 5.0 1,310 UP – West 800 5.0 805 West Bengal 900 2.8 347  Sub Total 48.85 9,457   Mid band spectrum   Assam 2100 5.0 150 Bihar 1800 2.80 246 Himachal Pradesh 1800 4.8 86 J...
Airtel, Jio, Vi mobile network

India spectrum auction received bids worth Rs 77,146 crore on day 1

India’s spectrum auction received bids worth Rs 77,146 crore on the first day of the auctions, said Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. Bidding took place...
Dialog Axiata Sri Lanka

Axiata retains Capex spending for 2021

Axiata today revealed that there will be no material changes in Capex spending in operating companies during 2021. Axiata is present in Asia through Celcom...
Telefonica’s 5G network in Spain

Telefonica reveals Capex for 2021

Telefonica today said expects stabilization trends in revenues and OIBDA, as well as normalisation in the level of Capex / Sales up to 15...
Airtel business customers

Airtel targets advertising business revenue

Bharti Airtel has entered the advertising business with the launch of Airtel Ads – a brand engagement solution. Airtel Ads allows brands to curate consent...
Mobile network experience in India

Why mobile network experience becomes critical to understand churn

Improvement in mobile network experience is resulting into less churn of smartphone customers at telecom operators in India, Opensignal said. Smartphone users on the three...
Airtel, Jio, Vi mobile network

Jio to spend more during spectrum auction beating Airtel and Vi

Reliance Jio is expected to spend more during the upcoming spectrum auction beating rivals Airtel and Vodafone Idea (Vi). Reliance Jio Infocom, Bharti Airtel and...
Orange Egypt campaign

Orange plans Capex of €7.7 billion in 2021

Telecom operator Orange today revealed its Capex and revenue guidance for 2021 indicating that it will continue to focus on 4G network, 5G business...
Singtel customers at retail shop

Singtel customers face data breach on Accellion FTA file sharing system

Singtel said it recently faced breach on a third-party file sharing system -- Accellion FTA system -- and has begun reaching out to affected...
Airtel business customers

Airtel to buy 20% stake in its DTH business from Warburg Pincus

Bharti Airtel will acquire Warburg Pincus affiliate’s 20 percent stake in its DTH arm Bharti Telemedia for INR 31,260 million or $429.31 million. The transaction...
Vi mobile network in India

Vi offers unlimited data during night

Vi announced unlimited night-time data - without any restrictions, at no extra cost, for its prepaid customers from 12:00 am to 6:00 am on all Vi Unlimited...



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