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China Unicom and Ericsson to Cooperate on 5G, Cloud and IoT
May 20th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Ericsson and China Unicom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on next-generation networks....more

Nokia and STC Conduct Test of Technology to Bring LTE-like Performance to Wi-Fi
May 20th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Nokia and the Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have conducted a test of MulteFire technology, which combines the performance of LTE with the simplicity of Wi-Fi deployment...more

Nokia and Zain KSA Boost 4G Network Speeds Using Carrier Aggregation
May 19th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Zain Saudi Arabia and Nokia have announced the deployment of LTE-A three component carrier aggregation technology ...more

Nokia and Telefonica Complete World's Largest Indoor Small Cell Deployment
May 18th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Nokia and Telefonica have completed the largest indoor deployment of small cells in Santiago, Chile....more

Vodafone and Huawei Carry Out Pre-standard NB-IoT Trial
May 17th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Vodafone has announced it has successfully completed a trial of pre-standard Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT), based on hardware supplied by Huawei....more

SK Telecom Signs MOU with Telkom Indonesia
May 16th 2016 - 02:40 GMT
SK Telecom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Telkom Indonesia, to cooperate in new business areas including IoT, media and smart products/Lifeware....more

Syniverse Delivers LTE Roaming for Cable & Wireless Seychelles
May 16th 2016 - 02:00 GMT
Syniverse has signed an agreement to enable Cable & Wireless Seychelles to offer global LTE reach to both inbound and outbound roaming subscribers....more

Ericsson to Partner with Celcom on 4G/LTE Expansion
May 13th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has signed a five-year partnership with Malaysia's Celcom Axiata to deliver LTE services for Celcom subscribers in Malaysia....more

Bango Launches Direct Carrier Billing in India with Google Play and Idea Cellular
May 11th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Bango says that it has implemented Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) for Google Play with Idea Cellular in India. ...more

T-Mobile Enables Roaming in Cuba
May 10th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
T-Mobile USA has signed an interconnect and roaming agreement with Cuba's state-owned telecoms company, Empresa De Telecomunicaciones De Cuba....more

Optus Launches VoLTE to Major Australian Cities
May 9th 2016 - 03:25 GMT
Australia's Optus has commenced rollout of VoLTE - Voice over LTE - in Australia's major cities....more

Nokia and Ooredoo Qatar Sign Three-year Network Expansion Agreement
May 9th 2016 - 02:00 GMT
Nokia and Ooredoo Qatar have signed a three-year agreement under which Nokia will upgrade and expand Ooredoo's existing mobile broadband network across the country....more

Ericsson and MTN Bring LTE Experience to Subscribers in Ghana
May 9th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Ericsson has been selected by MTN Ghana for the deployment of a new LTE network in the Greater Accra region....more

MTS Enters the Tower Infrastructure Market
May 6th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Russia's MTS has announced that it will start to accept 3rd-party tenants on its own base station towers....more

Ericsson and MTN First LTE-U Trial in Africa
May 5th 2016 - 02:30 GMT
Ericsson and MTN have partnered to successfully trial LTE-Unlicensed (LTE-U), a mobile technology innovation that improves indoor app coverage for smartphone users, in South Africa....more

Vodafone M-Pesa Reaches 25 Million Active Customers
May 4th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Vodafone M-Pesa now has more than 25 million active customers, marking another year of accelerated growth for the mobile money transfer service....more

SK Telecom Inks IoT Deal in Iran
May 3rd 2016 - 02:45 GMT
South Korea's SK Telecom says that it has agreed to export its IoT software solutions to companies in Iran....more

Hutchison 3 Indonesia Engaged Nokia for Its Mobile Core Expansion
May 3rd 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Nokia and Hutchison 3 Indonesia (H3I) have signed an agreement under which Nokia will expand H3I's core network ...more

Zain Launches LTE Services in Sudan
May 3rd 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Zain says that it has launched 4G LTE services in Sudan. The launch of the 4G network was announced at a press conference last week in Khartoum....more

Omantel and Ericsson Sign Managed Services and Customer Value Management Deals
April 29th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Ericsson and Omantel have signed a four-year managed services contract in which Ericsson will operate and maintain Omantel's network as the sole managed services supplier....more

Mobile Network Fined for Misleading Customers
April 26th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Irish mobile network operator, Meteor Mobile has been fined EUR25,000 by a court after it was found to have sold discounted deals to customers that didn't exist and refused to compensate the customers....more

Nokia and Zain KSA to Transform Jeddah into a Smart City by 2018
April 22nd 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Nokia leverages Internet of Things and Cloud technologies to implement smart city applications and improve services for Jeddah residents ...more

Nokia Wins Swedish TF-LTE Network Contract
April 21st 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Nokia and 3 Sweden (Hi3G Access) are to deploy TD-LTE-Advanced mobile broadband technology to enhance quality of service in Sweden....more

Nokia and Turk Telekom Collaborate on Development of 5G and IoT Technologies
April 20th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Nokia and Turk Telekom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to accelerate the development of 5G radio access network technology and the applications that will drive the Internet of Things....more

Nokia and China Mobile Conduct Trial of Centralized RAN and 4G Technologies
April 19th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Nokia and China Mobile carry out first ever deployment of Centralized RAN within a TD-LTE network at the Beilun Stadium in Ningbo, China...more

Ericsson Wins Mexican Indoor Coverage Contract
April 19th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Telefonica Mexico selected Ericsson to supply more than 1,000 Ericsson Radio Dot Systems in Mexico City's urban areas....more

Nokia Powers Idea Cellular Networks in India with LTE Deployment
April 18th 2016 - 01:40 GMT
Idea Cellular has selected Nokia to provide the technology for its 4G LTE rollout in three of its key regional circles - Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Haryana....more

Mobily Awards 3-Year Managed Services Contract to NEC
April 11th 2016 - 02:15 GMT
Saudi Arabia's Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has signed a three year contract with Japan's NEC for the provision of network managed services....more

Flexenclosure Wins Order for 1,000 Hybrid Power Systems to Power Nigerian Towers
April 11th 2016 - 01:50 GMT
Flexenclosure has received an order to supply 1,000 eSite power systems for IHS Towers' sites in the Abuja region of central Nigeria....more

Construction Commences on Angola Cables' South Atlantic Cable System
April 11th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
The project cost is expected to reach $160 million and will connect Luanda, Angola and Fortaleza, Brazil, directly linking the African continent to Latin America for the first time, ...more

Mobistar to Rebrand As Orange
April 5th 2016 - 02:10 GMT
Belgium's Mobistar has announced that it is to rebrand as Orange, the name of its majority shareholder....more

Optus Cutting Nearly 500 Jobs
April 5th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Australia's Optus has announced plans to rationalise its operations in a move that aims to cut costs by more than AU$200 million....more

Ntel to Launch LTE Services Imminently
April 4th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Nigeria's Ntel, which recently bought the assets of struggling former state-owned telco, Nitel, has announced launch details for its own LTE network....more

ZTE Helps China Unicom Launch VoLTE Commercial Trial
April 1st 2016 - 02:15 GMT
ZTE has announced that it has launched a commercial trial of voice over LTE (VoLTE) high definition voice services in Henan province for China Unicom....more

Ericsson Chosen by Airtel Zambia for Network Transformation
March 31st 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Ericsson has extended its partnership with Airtel Zambia, headquartered in Lusaka, Zambia, with a new contract covering the transformation of Airtel's radio access network (RAN) infrastructure ...more

Vodafone Extends Partnership with France's SFR
March 30th 2016 - 02:45 GMT
Vodafone and SFR have renewed their partner market agreement for France for a further four years to 2020....more

Bhutan Telecom Selects Ericsson As BSS Transformation Partner
March 30th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Ericsson has signed a Business Support Systems (BSS) transformation contract with Bhutan Telecom, Bhutan's largest telecom service provider....more

Tele2 Shifting Network Functions to the Cloud
March 30th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Tele2 has announced a shift in technology whereby Tele2's Network & IT functions are moved to the cloud....more

Ericsson Cloud Platform Enables Launch of Multi-vendor NFV for NTT DoCoMo
March 28th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ericsson has announced that a multi-vendor NFV solution using its open NFV platform was successfully launched for the commercial network of NTT DoCoMo. on March 9th....more

Swisscom and Ericsson Plant LTE Small Cells Underground
March 28th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Swisscom and Ericsson have deployed the world's first underground vault site for LTE and small cells in Switzerland....more