Latest Telecoms News about France

Bouygues Denies Reports of CEO's Death

  The French telecoms and construction conglomerate, Bouygues was forced into putting out a statement over the weekend denying that its Chairman and CEO Martin Bouygues had died....

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Bouygues Telecom, Qualcomm and Ericsson demonstrate 3x carrier aggregation

  Bouygues Telecom, Qualcomm and Ericsson have carried out the first demonstration featuring LTE-Advanced three-band Carrier Aggregation (3x CA) in France....

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Free Mobile Granted Additional Radio Spectrum

  The French mobile network operator, Free Mobile has been allocated an additional block of 1800Mhz spectrum by the telecoms regulator, Arcep....

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Orange and Ericsson complete live LTE-A FDD trial in the 3.4-3.6GHz band

  Orange and Ericsson have successfully used the 3.4-3.6 GHz (3.5 GHz) frequencies for testing data speeds, coverage and FDD carrier aggregation. ...

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Mobile Internet Contributes More Than EUR 90 Billion to Economies of EU5

  The mobile Internet economy generates annual revenues of EUR92 billion and a consumer benefit, or surplus, of about EUR770 billion in the countries of the EU5 -- Germany, France, the UK, Italy, and Spain. The mobile Internet has created 250,000 jobs in these five countries....

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Bouygues Telecom Offer 4G Services in the Channel Tunnel

  From 12 December, Bouygues Telecom will be the only French operator to offer 4G services in the Channel Tunnel that links France and the UK....

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Huawei announces plans to expand R&D Investment in France

  Huawei has announced plans to increase its R&D investments in France and to expand industry cooperation with its French partners, ...

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French Regulator to Consult on the use of Unlicensed Radio Spectrum

  The French telecoms regulator, Arcep has opened a consultation on the use of unlicensed radio spectrum in the country, chiefly the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands....

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Two French Networks Ordered to Improve 4G Coverage Map Accuracy

  The French telecoms regulator has ordered two of the country's mobile network operators to improve the accuracy of the coverage maps they present to customers....

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Bouygues Telecom Announces 1,500 Job Losses

  France's Bouygues Telecom has announced that it is cutting just over 1,500 jobs in a cost cutting measure that it says is designed to \"secure an independent future\". ...

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