Operators Category

AT&T Commits To Reducing Carbon Emissions
November 27th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
USA based AT&T has outlined a goal to enable carbon savings 10 times the footprint of its operations by 2025....more

Live LTE Carrier Aggregation of Licensed and Unlicensed Bands on Commercial Network
November 26th 2015 - 02:50 GMT
Ericsson with Vodafone and Qualcomm have conducted world's first live testing of advanced LTE Carrier Aggregation (CA) of LTE in licensed and unlicensed bands on a commercial mobile network....more

Ooredoo Signs 5-Year Network Upgrade Contracts
November 24th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Qatar based Ooredoo Group has signed 5-year contracts with both Ericsson and Alcatel-Lucent....more

Nokia Networks Boosts Coverage and Speed of Vinaphone Network
November 23rd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
VNPT - Net, a state-owned operator and subsidiary of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), has contracted Nokia Networks to provide and roll out its 3G network....more

AT&T Offers Rewards to Catch Tower Vandals
November 19th 2015 - 02:30 GMT
USA based AT&T is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest of vandals who tore down a tower causing around US$1 million in damages....more

Grameenphone Tests Free Wi-Fi Service
November 19th 2015 - 01:40 GMT
Bangladesh's Grameenphone is launching a free Wi-Fi internet service for its customers nationwide....more

MTNL to Scrap National Roaming Charges
November 16th 2015 - 01:50 GMT
India's state-owned MTNL is reportedly close to offering free roaming across the country....more

Nokia Networks, SmarTone Bring LTE to One of the World's Most Densely Populated Regions
November 16th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Macau's SmarTone has awarded a 5-year upgrade contract to Nokia Networks....more

Vodafone Outlines $2 Billion Indian Investment Plans
November 15th 2015 - 02:27 GMT
Vodafone has outlined plans to invest INR 13,000 crore (US$2 billion) on capacity augmentation and new business initiatives at its Indian subsidiary....more

US Network Signs Mobile Roaming Agreement with Cuba
November 13th 2015 - 01:55 GMT
USA based Sprint is the first U.S. wireless carrier to sign a direct roaming agreement with Telecommunications Company of Cuba (ETECSA)....more

Sprint Ordered to Maintain WiMAX Network
November 12th 2015 - 02:00 GMT
USA based Sprint has been blocked from shutting down a portion of its WiMAX network....more

Ericsson to Transform Telkomsel's Indonesian Mobile Network
November 11th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
Ericsson has been selected by Telkomsel, Indonesia's largest mobile operator, for a full radio transformation in Indonesia's Kalimantan region....more

Vodafone Deploys 1Gbps Landline Service
November 10th 2015 - 03:00 GMT
Vodafone announced Christchurch and Wellington are set to receive gigabit speeds as a result of a technology upgrade to Vodafone's landline network; in partnership with Huawei....more

Ericsson and Indosat Partner for LTE Network Transformation in Indonesia
November 10th 2015 - 01:45 GMT
Ericsson and Indosat, have further strengthened their partnership with a new agreement to deploy 4G/LTE network in Greater Jakarta....more

Vodafone Brand to Enter Nigeria and Benin
November 9th 2015 - 02:30 GMT
Vodafone and Globacom have announced a new, non-equity partnership agreement that covers Nigeria and the Republic of Benin....more

IPass Adds Nine Million New Wi-Fi Hotspots to Its Global Network
November 9th 2015 - 01:45 GMT
iPass and Fon Technology, the two largest Wi-Fi networks in the world, have announced a strategic partnership to bring nine million community hotspots from participating Fon partners to business clients using iPass....more

Nokia Networks, China Mobile Sign $1 Billion Agreement Covering 2015 Contracts
November 5th 2015 - 01:30 GMT
Nokia Networks and China Mobile have announced a framework agreement for mobile communications equipment and services valued at more than US$1 billion....more

Vodafone Customer Details Leaked to Criminals
November 2nd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Nearly 2,000 Vodafone customers have had their personal details stolen by hackers, the company has confirmed....more

Google's Balloons to Provide Internet to Rural Indonesia
October 29th 2015 - 02:10 GMT
Starting next year, three mobile network operators in Indonesia will begin testing Google's Project Loon balloon-powered Internet....more

MoneyGram Announces Collaboration with Econet Wireless
October 28th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
MoneyGram has signed a mobile money deal with Zimbawe's Econet Wireless, that enables customers from more than 200 countries and territories to transfer funds via EcoCash...more

ZTE, HP and China Unicom Complete Testing of NFV-based VoLTE Technology
October 27th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
ZTE has announced the successful completion of a joint project with Hewlett-Packard and China Unicom to demonstrate the feasibility of network function virtualisation (NFV) based voice over long-term evolution (VoLTE) services....more

Ericsson to Boost Rural Coverage in Benin
October 23rd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has signed its first Managed Rural Coverage deal with MTN, bringing mobile coverage as a service to parts of central and northern Benin where there was none previously....more

ZTE Wins Exclusive Spectrum Refarming Contract from Vinaphone
October 22nd 2015 - 02:10 GMT
ZTE says that it has awarded with an exclusive contract by Vinaphone for radio spectrum refarming, to optimise services and facilitate future network planning in central Vietnam....more

Ooredoo Signs Five-year Framework Agreement with Nokia Networks
October 22nd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ooredoo and Nokia have signed a framework agreement to support Ooredoo's long-term development strategy ...more

Vodafone Calls on London Councils to Relax Planning Restrictions on New Towers
October 21st 2015 - 03:00 GMT
Vodafone UK has called on local governments in the capital city to release more sites for its antennas....more

Vodafone to Deploy Carrier Aggregation in New Zealand
October 21st 2015 - 01:25 GMT
Vodafone says that it has become the first mobile network in New Zealand to deploy carrier aggregation technology....more

Nokia Networks Wins China Mobile 4G Contract
October 21st 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Nokia Networks says has been commissioned to provide an unspecified quantity of its TD based LTE-A technology to China Mobile....more

One Million Customers for Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia
October 20th 2015 - 04:15 GMT
Virgin Mobile says that it has signed up its one-millionth customer in Saudi Arabia....more

Bakcell Upgrades LTE Download Speed to 225Mbps
October 20th 2015 - 02:45 GMT
Azerbaijan's Bakcell says that it has upgraded its LTE network to support peak download speeds of up to 225 Mbps, having enabled carrier aggregation technology....more

Three UK Boosts 4G Speeds and Reliability
October 20th 2015 - 02:25 GMT
Hutchison 3G UK (Three) says that its 4G download speeds will increase by up to 50% nationwide as part of an ongoing rollout of additional spectrum on our network....more

Sprint to Crawl Its Heavy Downloaders
October 19th 2015 - 03:20 GMT
USA based Sprint is to start slowing the mobile data speeds of people who use above a certain amount of their unlimited data plan....more

Kogan Makes Return to Australian MVNO Market
October 19th 2015 - 02:20 GMT
The Australian online retailer, Kogan is making a return to the mobile market by relaunching its own MVNO....more

Voice over LTE Coming to Vodafone Before Christmas
October 19th 2015 - 01:40 GMT
Vodafone Australia has announced that it will commence the rollout of VoLTE in December....more

Vodafone Brand to Appear in Ukraine
October 19th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
The launch of 3G services under the Vodafone brand in Ukraine will commence in the coming months and will include the transition of MTS's retail outlets and the majority of its dealerships....more

Chinese Operators Sell Towers to Joint Holding Company
October 16th 2015 - 03:00 GMT
China's three mobile networks have signed a long-anticipated agreement to sell their tower assets to a single owner....more

New Mobile Network Launched in Tanzania
October 16th 2015 - 02:40 GMT
Vietnam based Viettel has continued its overseas expansion, by launching a new mobile network in Tanzania....more

Underground Phone Coverage for Melbourne's Rail Commuters
October 16th 2015 - 02:20 GMT
Mobile phone coverage has come to the underground sections of Melbourne's rail services after Optus switched on coverage in the tunnels....more

China to Upgrade Rural Internet Services
October 16th 2015 - 02:00 GMT
The Chinese government has outlined a US$22 billion plan to upgrade internet access in rural parts of the country, alongside road and logistics improvements to make online shopping easier....more

Sainsbury's to Shut-Down Its Own Brand Mobile Network
October 14th 2015 - 06:45 GMT
The UK based supermarket chain Sainsbury's is closing its own-brand MVNO service....more

Alcatel-Lucent's LTE Technology Drives European Aviation Network Launched by Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat
October 13th 2015 - 02:00 GMT
Alcatel-Lucent has signed a contract with Deutsche Telekom to deliver the world's first LTE ground network which communicates with airplanes and complements satellite services from Inmarsat, ...more