Latest Telecoms News about Angola

Unitel and Ericsson first in Africa with 450 Mbps on a commercial LTE network

  Ericsson and Unitel have announced the successful demonstration of the end-to-end LTE-A Carrier Aggregation (CA) solution capable of supporting data speeds up to 450 Mbps....

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Unitel and the Wikimedia Foundation bring free access to Wikipedia in Angola

  Angola's Unitel is to offer free unlimited access to Wikipedia via mobile (2G and 3G) to all its customers....

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Angolan Network Starts Migration from WiMAX to LTE

  The Angolan WiMAX network operator, Multitel is to migrate its network to LTE after signing a supply contract with Telrad Networks....

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Portugal Telecom Under Pressure to Sell Angolan Subsidiary

  The daughter of Angola's President is seeking to buy out Portugal Telecom's stake in a local mobile network operator....

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Angolan Network Tests LTE-A Upgrade from Ericsson

  Angola's Unitel has demonstrated LTE-A Carrier Aggregation technology on its network, based on equipment supplied by Ericsson....

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Fitch Downgrades Portugal Telecom on Associate Dividend Concerns

  The downgrade takes into account a change in Fitch's expectations for associate dividends at PT, principally from Oi in Brazil, which is currently in the midst of a turn-around, as well as the extended time taken to repatriate dividends from Unitel, PT's 25%-owned mobile associate in Angola. ...

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Huawei Deploying LTE Network in Anglola

  The Angolan mobile network operator, Movicel has signed a contract with Huawei for the supply of a LTE network. ...

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Mach Delivers End-To-End Roaming Services For Movicel

  Roaming services provider, Mach has that it has deployed its roaming platform, RoamHouse solution with Movicel of Angola....

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Infrastructure Sharing and Outsourcing to Characterise Mobile Backhaul Strategies in Sub-Saharan Africa

  Infrastructure sharing will increasingly be used by operators to reduce capital expenditure and operating expenditure on backhauls. These trends will create growth opportunities in the Sub-Saharan African mobile network backhaul infrastructure market....

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Angolan Mobile Network Plans $1 Billion Investment

  Angolan CDMA network operator, Movicel has outlined plans to invest US$1 billion on upgrading its network over the next four years....

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