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Idea Cellular Kerala network

Vodafone Idea offers contactless recharges at retail outlets

Vodafone Idea today announced it will facilitate contactless recharges at retail outlets across India, while maintaining social distancing between the phone customer and the...
Vodacom Africa investment

Loon wins deal from Vodacom to expand mobile network in Mozambique

Loon, a unit of Google’s owner Alphabet, which uses high-altitude balloons to provide mobile internet to remote areas, has signed a deal with Vodacom...
Airtel Africa listing on London Stock Exchange

Airtel Africa CEO Raghunath Mandava on network investment

Airtel Africa today said it aims to spend $650 million to $700 million of Capex for making investment in network in the current financial...
Vodafone mobile network

Vodafone targets Capex at 17% of revenues after spending €7.4 bn

Vodafone Group has revealed that its capital expenditure for the fiscal year 2019-20 was €7.4 billion with a capital intensity of 16.5 percent. Spectrum was...
Telecom operator revenue growth in US

Impact on telecom operator business due to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic negatively impacted operators in Q1 2020. Though operators will be able to retain the bulk of their customers amid the pandemic...
Vodafone mobile network

Vodafone revenue grows 3% to €45 bn thanks to Liberty Global

Vodafone Group revenue increased 3 percent to €45 billion during fiscal 2020 from €43.7 billion in fiscal 2019. The revenue growth was due to the...
KDDI, NTT DOCOMO and SoftBank

NTT Docomo will continue to lead mobile market in Japan

NTT Docomo will continue to lead the mobile market in Japan over 2019-2024, due to its focus on mobile network modernization and expansion, according...
SoftBank 5G network

Telco SoftBank sees stable profit, offering Son respite from virus

SoftBank Corp on Monday forecast operating profit for the current financial year at 920 billion yen or $8.6 billion, largely unchanged from a year...
Airtel business customers

Airtel selects IBM and Red Hat to build telco network cloud

Bharti Airtel has selected IBM and Red Hat to build its new telco network cloud, designed to make it more efficient to support core...
Vodafone Idea mobile network

Vodafone Idea achieves milestone with IBM and Red Hat

IBM announced that Vodafone Idea has delivered the first major production milestone for core network functions on its Open Universal Hybrid Cloud, powered by...
Telus CEO Darren Entwistle

Telus Capex grew 2.9% to C$665 million in first quarter

Telus Corporation said its capital expenditure (Capex) rose 2.9 percent to C$665 million in Q1 2020, mainly due to investments to enhance network capacity...
PLDT Home

PLDT to slash Capex by 25% from earlier guidance of $1.64 bn

PLDT said its capital expenditure (Capex) will be reduced by 20-25 percent from the original Capex guidance of Php83 billion or $1.64 billion for...
VEON revenue and Capex in Q1 2020

VEON reveals performance in Pakistan, Bangladesh, Russia, Ukraine

VEON today revealed the telecom operators’ financial performance in main countries such as Russia, Ukraine, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Algeria and Bangladesh during Q1 2020. VEON reported...
Telefonica 5 image

How Telefonica performed in UK, Brazil, Spain and Germany

The latest financial report from Telefonica indicates the performance in several countries such as Spain, Germany, Brazil and the UK. Telefonica Spain Telefonica Spain had 41.6...
O2 Germany

Telefonica and Liberty to merge Virgin Media and O2 in UK

Telefonica and Liberty Global confirmed their to decision to merge their UK business -- O2 and Virgin Media -- to take on BT-EE and...
Globe Telecom rewards program 2019

Globe Telecom may lower Capex in second quarter

Globe Telecom has invested P10.7 billion (+22 percent) on its network, representing 29 percent of gross service revenue in Q1 2020. Globe Telecom spent 68...

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