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Saft Wins Additional Orders from Reliance Jio for Base Station Battery Back-Ups
July 31st 2015 - 01:30 GMT
Saft says that it has received additional orders for lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery systems worth over €20 million from Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (RJIL)....more

C Spire Leaps Forward with Latest Boost in 4G Network Performance
July 30th 2015 - 01:25 GMT
USA based C Spire says that it that it has doubled the bandwidth and power throughout much of its 4G LTE+ network....more

Deutsche Telekom Expands Its Brandname into Albania
July 29th 2015 - 01:40 GMT
The Albanian Mobile Telecommunications company (AMC) has been rebranded as Telekom Albania by its majority shareholder, Deutsche Telekom....more

NEC Deploys 176km Microwave Link Between the Islands of Sao Tome and Principe
July 29th 2015 - 01:25 GMT
NEC has installed a microwave radio link between the islands of Sao Tome and Principe, providing twenty 2Mbps channels for GSM communications ...more

IFC Invests in Africell to Expand Telecommunications in Africa
July 28th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, announced that it will invest $35 million in telecom operator, Africell, to support the expansion and upgrade of mobile networks in Gambia, the DRC, Sierra Leone and Uganda....more

Cambodian Network Launches LTE Service
July 27th 2015 - 02:25 GMT
Cambodia based mobile network operator, Seatel has launched its 4G network, a year after the Chinese owned company started building its network in the country....more

Bharti Airtel Expands LTE Coverage to 4 Additional Cities
July 27th 2015 - 01:45 GMT
Bharti Airtel has rolled out LTE trials in four cities on Friday, a company statement said....more

Nokia Networks to Become Largest GSM-R Supplier for Deutsche Bahn
July 24th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
DB Netz AG, the rail infrastructure company of Deutsche Bahn AG, has awarded Nokia Networks an 8-year deal to modernize its GSM-R network in southern Germany....more

July 21st 2015 - 01:20 GMT
Huawei, Shanghai Shendi Group, general agent of Disney China, and China Unicom Shanghai have signed the first global 4.5G network strategic cooperation agreement, ...more

Nokia Networks Uses Drones to Test Mobile Network
July 17th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
Nokia Networks and UAE based Du have used drones carrying smartphones with network testing applications to analyze Du's network....more

Syniverse Establishes LTE Roaming for Saudi Telecom Company
July 16th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
Syniverse has announced an agreement to enable Saudi Telecom Company (STC) to launch LTE roaming via its IPX Network Solution. ...more

Telefónica and China Unicom Collaborating in Joint Procurement of Smartphones
July 15th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Telefonica and China Unicom have entered into a collaboration with the purpose of selecting smartphones based on shared specifications,...more

MTN Swaziland Offers Mobile Financial Services with Ericsson
July 8th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson says that MTN Swaziland has deployed Ericsson Converged Wallet, enabling the operator to quickly introduce new mobile financial services....more

Alcatel-Lucent to Advance China Mobile and China Unicom's Move to the Cloud
July 7th 2015 - 02:00 GMT
Alcatel-Lucent says that it has signed frame agreements with China Mobile and China Unicom to facilitate the transition to dynamic cloud-based networks....more

Nokia Networks Inks 4-year Deal with Bharti Airtel India for 3G Network Rollout
July 7th 2015 - 01:40 GMT
To deliver radio and services for Bharti Airtel's 3G network and enhance infrastructure across 8 circles in India....more

Ericsson to Support Chunghwa Telecom's LTE Expansion
July 7th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has announced an LTE expansion contract with Chunghwa Telecom. ...more

Nokia Networks Pressures Indian Operator to Complete Order
July 6th 2015 - 03:30 GMT
Nokia Networks is said to have approached the Indian government over a delayed equipment order worth around US$180 million....more

Telstra and Vodafone Win Contracts to Boost Rural Coverage
July 3rd 2015 - 01:30 GMT
Australia's federal government has awarded contracts to boost rural coverage and reduce blackspots across the country....more

Digitalk Selected by Vodafone UK to Support Its MVNE Business
July 2nd 2015 - 01:45 GMT
Vodafone has awarded a supply contract to Digitalk to support its Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE) requirements....more

Saudi Arabia's Zain Launches LTE-A Network
July 2nd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia's Zain and Huawei, have announced the launch of the first commercial LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation in two frequency bands (Band 1 and Band 3) network in the world....more

AT&T to Spend $3 Billion on Mexican Network Upgrades
June 30th 2015 - 02:00 GMT
USA based AT&T has outlined plans to iunvest US$3 billion on network upgrades, at its newly acquired Mexican subsidiaries, Iusacell and Nextel Mexico....more

China Mobile Partners ZTE and Qualcomm on 3-Carrier Aggregation Trial
June 25th 2015 - 01:20 GMT
ZTE says that it is supporting China Mobile in the deployment of 3-Carrier Aggregation 4G LTE-A (LTE-Advanced) service based on CAT 9 devices....more

Ethio Telecom Loses $33 Million to Fraudsters
June 23rd 2015 - 03:30 GMT
Ethiopia's state-owned monopoly telecoms operator, Ethio Telecom is reported to have lost around US$33 million to fraudsters....more

Singapore to Shut Down GSM Networks in 2017
June 23rd 2015 - 01:25 GMT
Singapore's mobile networks, M1, Singtel and StarHub have announced that they will shut-down 2G services in Singapore with effect from April, 2017....more

Smile Communications Selects Ericsson for LTE Managed Services
June 22nd 2015 - 03:05 GMT
Ericsson says that it has signed a 5-year managed services contract for Smile Communications in Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo...more

Alcatel-Lucent's Motive Software Selected by Robi to Deliver OSS in Bangladesh
June 18th 2015 - 01:25 GMT
Alcatel-Lucent has announced that its OSS software portfolio has been selected by Robi Axiata Limited, one of the leading mobile telecom operators in Bangladesh....more

Umniah Taps Bango for Carrier Billing Service
June 16th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Jordanian mobile network operator Umniah has chosen Bango Payment Platform to deliver app store carrier billing. ...more

Cable & Wireless Testing Drone Technology for Post Hurricane Surveillance
June 1st 2015 - 02:00 GMT
As the Caribbean prepares for the upcoming hurricane season, C&W has begun to test drone technology that would help expedite network and connectivity restoration in the aftermath of natural disasters such as a hurricane or a tropical storm....more

Grameenphone Testing GSMA's Mobile Connect Service
June 1st 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Bangladesh based Grameenphone has launched a trial of the Mobile Connect service, a universal mobile-based authentication solution, for 1000 selected users of a classified website....more

UhuruOne Upgrades Wi-Fi Network
May 26th 2015 - 02:50 GMT
Alepo has announced a new partnership with UhuruOne, an internet service provider in Tanzania, to support the growth and evolution of the ISP's prepaid Wi-Fi services in the country....more

O2 Suffers Major Weekend Network Outage
May 26th 2015 - 02:25 GMT
UK based mobile network operator, O2 suffered a major network outage over the weekend that left customers without phone signal across the country....more

Sigfox: A New Wireless Network in the Czech Republic
May 25th 2015 - 02:20 GMT
T-Mobile and Blue Cell Network are partnering with Sigfox to bring a wireless network dedicated to the Internet of Things to the Czech Republic. ...more

Safaricom Awards Network Upgrade Contract to Ericsson
May 22nd 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has announced the signing of a multi-year agreement with Kenya's Safaricom to support the upgrade and expansion of its converged mobile network infrastructure....more

Ericsson Picks Up Taiwan Network Upgrade Contract
May 21st 2015 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has announced a new contract with Taiwan's Far EasTone. ...more

UK Mobile Network Signs Up 10 Million 4G Customers
May 20th 2015 - 02:20 GMT
UK based mobile network operator, EE says that it has signed up the 10 millionth customer to its LTE based 4G service....more

China Telecom Selects Anite for LTE Data Throughput Testing
May 20th 2015 - 01:00 GMT
China Telecom has selected Anite's interoperability and performance test solution - SAS - for LTE data throughput testing. ...more

Intracom Telecom Supplies Small-Cells Wireless Backhaul Radios to MTS
May 14th 2015 - 03:00 GMT
Intracom Telecom has signed a contract to supply its new mmWave, fully outdoor Ethernet radios, Streetnode-V60 (6250 PTP) and Ultralink-FX80, to MTS Russia....more

Reliance Jio Secures Loan for 4G Investment
May 14th 2015 - 01:40 GMT
India's Reliance Jio Infocomm says that it has raised US$750 million in loans to buy South Korean telecoms equipment, backed by that country's export guarantees....more

Three River Selects NewCore Wireless to Host LTE Network
May 13th 2015 - 02:10 GMT
NewCore Wireless announced that Three River, a telecommunications service provider in Nebraska, has chosen it to host their 4G/LTE network. ...more

Zain Signs M2M Deal with Vodafone
May 12th 2015 - 02:10 GMT
Zain is expanding its existing Partner Market Agreement with Vodafone, to deliver Machine-To-Machine (M2M) services across the middle-eastern region....more