Latest Telecoms News about Colombia

Fitch: Colombia Telecommunications Moving Toward Consolidation

  Fitch Ratings says in a research note that it expects stable growth for the Colombian telecommunications sector over the medium term,...

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NSN Wins Colombian LTE Rollout and Management Contracts

  Colombia's Avantel has selected NSN to supply the complete infrastructure for its LTE network. NSN will provide the complete suite of radio and core network equipment along with, as well as build and operate services covering the city of Bogota....

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Alcatel-Lucent Wins Colombian Network Contract

  Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by Lazus to deploy 'metro' networks in nine cities in Colombia....

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Colombian Politician Wants to Nationalise Tower Assets

  A Colombian politician is proposing a law that could see the government nationalise the mobile network's tower assets and then operate a single shared infrastructure company....

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Bango Enables Carrier Billing for Firefox OS Mobile App Store

  Mobile billing services provider, Bango has announced that their integration with Mozilla's Firefox Marketplace is now live....

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Moody's changes Millicom's outlook to negative

  The change in outlook was based on higher leverage pro forma for the announced combination of Colombia Movil's and UNE's operations in Colombia, which could take time to improve given current challenging operating environment across Millicom's geographies....

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Millicom to Merge Colombian Subsidiary with Local Landline Operator

  Millicom and Colombia's Empresas Públicas de Medellín (EPM) have agreed to merge their local mobile, cable and landline networks to create a "digital lifestyle company", or what the rest of us call, "a phone company"....

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Telefonica Delays Colombian Subsidiary IPO

  Telefonica has delayed the planned stock market listing of its Colombian subsidiary until later next year in a move that will put further pressure on the company as it seeks to pay down its debt mountain....

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America Movil Secures Regulatory Victory in Colombia

  The Colombian government has decided to drop regulatory changes that would have severely restricted America Movil's local mobile network's market share....

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Six Bidders for Colombia's 4G Spectrum Auction

  The Colombian government has received six applications for the country's forthcoming 4G license auction....

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