Latest Telecoms News about France

Tablets Drive Business Transformation in Enterprises and Create New Usage Scenarios

  According to IDC, a large and increasing share of tablets deployed across UK, French, and German companies are the only devices that employees are equipped with to perform their business activities....

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Bouygues Telecom Faces EUR10 Billion Takeover Bid from Altice

  Fast growing telecoms holding company, Altice is reported to have made a takeover bid for the French mobile network, Bouygues Telecom....

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Vivendi Sells Remaining 20% Stake in SFR

  Altice and Numericable-SFR announced that they have, together, acquired Vivendi's 20% stake in Numericable-SFR for a total of US$4.37 billion. ...

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Free Mobile has met its 3G rollout obligation

  The regulator says that it has now emerged from these verifications that Free Mobile had met its obligation....

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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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