Latest Telecoms News about Ecuador

Ecuadorian Company Deploying LTE Network

  Ecuador's Corporacion Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (CNT) has deployed the country's first LTE network...

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Ecuador Suspends Exclusive Tower Lease Agreements

  Ecuador's anti-monopoly watchdog has ordered the mobile networks to scrap any exclusivity clauses they signed on a large number of their base station towers and open up the infrastructure to competitors....

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Alcatel-Lucent Wins 3G Network Contract in Ecuador

  Alcatel-Lucent says that it has won a 3G network deployment contract from Ecuador's Corporacion Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (CNT EP)....

Related Tags: alcatel-lucent, wcdma


Movistar to Shut-Down CDMA Network at Year-End

  Telefonica Movistar is planning to shut-down its legacy CDMA network in Ecuador at the end of this month, and is running campaigns to persuade the remaining users to switch to its WCDMA based 3G network....

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Utiba Americas Wins Mobile Wallet Project From Central Bank of Ecuador

  Mobile banking service provider, Utiba says that it's local joint venture subsidiary has won a contract to provide a hosted mobile wallet project for the Central Bank of Ecuador....

Related Tags: mobile-banking, utiba, mobile-wallet


Mobile Broadband Positioned to Meet Unmet Demand in Ecuador

  Operators in Ecuador are aggressively expanding their 3.5G HSPA coverage because they are all looking to mobile broadband as a way to sustain future growth, ...

Related Tags: hspa, porta, movistar


Telefonica to Offer Push to Talk in Latin America

  Telefonica is planning to roll out a push-to-talk service in its Latin American markets after signing a supply agreement with Conectel-Kodiak....

Related Tags: telefonica, kodiak, push-to-talk, latin-america, push-to-talk, planning


Mobile Operator Alegro Outsources Entire Supply Chain To Brightstar

  Ecuadorian mobile network operator, Telecsa has outsourced its supply chain to handset distributor, Brightstar. ...

Related Tags: telecsa, brightstar, alegro, partner, 3g-network


Ecuador's Correa says AT&T, Sprint, MCI owe fees

  Ecuador's leftist president on Saturday accused U.S.-based telephone companies including AT&T, Sprint and MCI of "swindling" his country out of millions of dollars in long-distance fees that he claims they owe....

Related Tags: at&t, sprint, verizon, rafael-correa


Ecuador Awards Mobile Number Portability Contract

  Ecuador's telecoms regulator, Senatel has awarded a contract to manage mobile number portability between the country's three mobile network operators. ...

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