Telecoms news from Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan's Bakcell says that it has won an interconnection tariff-related lawsuit against rival network, Azercell Telekom. ...more.
Azerbaijan's first telecommunications satellite, the Azerspace/Africasat-1a was successfully launched into orbit last night from French Guyana, the Azerbaijani Embassy announced. ...more.
Nar Mobile has become the first mobile network in Azerbaijan to offer in-flight mobile communication services - on board of the Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) fleet. ...more.
The current sales director at Moldova based Moldcell, Mr. Barkin Secen has been promoted to the position of CEO from next month. ...more.
Azerbaijan's sole CDMA network, Catel is waiting for approval from the government to restart its network a year after it was forced to shut-down the service. ...more.
Azerbaijan's Azercell says that it invested over US$170 million in its network during 2011 and paid US$136.1 million in taxes to the government. ...more.
Azerbaijan's Azercell has settled a dispute with B&B TV Telecommunication over the use of 3G radio spectrum. ...more.
Azerbaijan's Azercell Telecom has applied to the Telecoms Ministry for a license to operate LTE services. ...more.
Azerbaijan's Bakcell has announced that it has finally been awarded a 3G license. The company says that its network is already set up for 3G services, and is now just waiting for the radio spectrum to be allocated. ...more.
Azerbaijan based Azercell Telecom is to finally get a 3G license after the State Radio Frequency Commission's secretary Salman Huseynov said that the issue of radio frequency allotting to the operator is under discussion. ...more.
Azerbaijan will award two 3G licenses to Bakcell and Azercell within the next few days, the country's Communications and Information Technologies Ministry, Ali Abbasov has confirmed. ...more.
Azerfon, a Baku-based telecoms company that operates under the brand Nar, is one of the success stories of the new Azerbaijani economy. But the company's ownership structure has been clouded in mystery since its creation. ...more.
Representatives from Azerbaijan and Turkey have signed an agreement on managing radio spectrum allocations in the Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic, ...more.
Azerbaijan's Azercell Telecom is expected to get a 3G license after President Ilham Aliyev reportedly instructed the Communications Minister to arrange it. ...more.
The telecoms regulators of Azerbaijan and Georgia are expected to sign a cooperation agreement to manage the radio spectrum along their national borders, reports local news media. ...more.
Azerbaijan will announce details for Mobile Number Portability shortly after the country's Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies submits its plans to the relevant agencies, ...more.
The Azerbaijani Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies has confirmed that it is considering applications for 3G licenses from Azercell and Bakcell. ...more.
Azerbaijan's Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has confirmed that it is working on plans for Mobile Number Portability to be offered later this year. ...more.
Azerbaijan's Azerfon has been awarded the country's first 3G license, reports local media. ...more.
The Azerbaijani Communications and Information Technologies Ministry expects to be able to award 3G radio spectrum to the country's three mobile network operators by the end of next month, ...more.