Latest Telecoms News about Angola

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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Unitel Planning $800 Million Investment Over Next 12 Months

  Angolan mobile network operator, Unitel has approved a US$800 million investment plan for the 2010/2011 period. ...

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Alvarion Wins Angolan WiMAX Contract

  WiMAX vendor, Alvarion says that it has won a network expansion contract in Angola from local ISP, Mundo Startel. ...

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