Latest Telecoms News about Georgia

Georgian Regulator Checking for Illegal Russian Networks in its Country

  The Georgian National Communications Commission says that it has been monitoring phone services in the occupied South Ossetia region to detect services being provided by Russian phone networks....

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Georgia to Consult on Future Radio Spectrum Regulations

  Georgia's telecoms regulator, the GNCC has published a public consultation on how it is to manage radio spectrum in the future....

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Alvarion Deploying Wi-Fi Coverage in Georgia

  Alvarion says that it has won a municipal Wi-Fi deployment contract from the Georgia based rural internet services provider, G-Net...

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Vimpelcom Expands USSD Mobile Menu Service to Additional CIS Subsidiaries

  Sicap has announced the integration of its value-added mobile service menu browser platform into Vimpelcom's subsidiary networks....

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Improving Mobile Financial Services for Rural Georgia and Small Farmers

  IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is helping mobile financial services provider OpenRevolution expand its MobiPay services in rural Georgia,...

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Azerbaijan and Georgia to Reduce Radio Interference

  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....

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Georgia Cancels Radio Spectrum Auction

  The Georgian telecoms regulator, the National Communications Commission has cancelled a planned auction of additional radio spectrum in the GSM1800 and UMTS bands....

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Georgian Regulator Fines Russian Operator for Unlicensed Operations

  Georgia's telecoms regulator, the Georgian National Communications Commission imposed fine of US$590,000 on the Russia's MegaFon for allegedly carrying out out unlicensed operations in South Ossetia and other areas of Georgia's sovereign territory....

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Attacks on lone blogger reverberate across Web

  The outage that knocked Twitter offline for hours was traced to an attack on a lone blogger in the former Soviet republic of Georgia - but the collateral damage that left millions around the world tweetless showed just how much havoc an isolated cyberdispute can cause....

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Geocell Extends Mobile Operating License by 10 Years

  The Georgian National Communications Commission says that it has agreed to extend the mobile operating license held by Geocell by a further ten years....

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