Latest Telecoms News about Greece

Vodafone Greece Sees 4-Fold Jump in Mobile Data Traffic

  Vodafone Greece has reported a four-fold increase in mobile data traffic during this year's summer holiday season compared to last year....

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Ericsson Probed Over Bribery Allegation in Greece

  Greek authorities are questioning seven of Ericsson's employees following allegations of corruption....

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Ericsson and Cosmote First in Europe To demonstrate 500 Mbps in live LTE network

  Ericsson and Cosmote Greece, have demonstrated download speeds of 500Mbps in a live LTE network in a carrier aggregation first for Europe....

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OTE's debt downgraded

  Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Hellenic Telecommunications Organization's (OTE) debt ratings, and given them a negative outlook for a further downgrade....

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Vodafone Buys Greek Landline Operator

  Vodafone is paying EUR72.7 million to buy a near 78 percent stake in Hellas Online, a Greek landline and broadband internet provider....

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Greek Regulator Opens Consultation on Fresh Spectrum Auction

  Greece's telecoms regulator has announced a public consultation on plans for a radio spectrum auction....

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Vodafone Sued for $1.8 Billion by Greek Businessman

  A Greek businessman is suing Vodafone for EUR1.3 billion (US$1.8 billion) in losses after he accused the company of pulling out of a retail franchise agreement in the country....

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Ericsson Accused of Paying Bribes to Win Greek Contracts

  Ericsson has been accused of paying bribes to secure a Greek defence contract back in 1999. The company confirmed that a payment of US$18 million was made, but that it went to a commercial agent and it did not know how that person used it....

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Ericsson Completes Upgrade of Greek Mobile Network

  Ericsson says that it has completed a one-year transformation and network evolution project at the Greek mobile network, Wind Hellas....

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OTE Gets a Debt Rating Upgrade on Improving Financial Performance

  The rating action follows Moody's recent decision to upgrade the Greek government's debt ratings. In addition, the upgrade reflects that, under its business plan, the company has made good progress in terms of improving its liquidity risk management,...

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