Latest Telecoms News about Greece

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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Photo of a Snow Covered Telecoms Tower

  A photo of a snow covered telecoms tower has gone viral on the internet after it was released by the Greek telecoms operator, Cosmote....

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OTE Deploying Wireless Broadband Connectivity to Rural Greek Areas

  Telrad Networks says that it is providing to Greek system integrator Raycap a broadband wireless solution based on the BreezeCOMPACT, to connect rural Greek areas without the need for installing additional wireline infrastructure....

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Greek Operators to Share Network Infrastructure

  Vodafone Greece and Wind Hellas have signed an active 2G and 3G network sharing agreement covering rural areas and some urban sites....

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Moody's changes outlook on OTE's ratings to stable from negative

  Moody's said that the change of outlook on OTE's ratings to stable from negative reflects the fact that management has substantially improved the company's liquidity risk management as well as increased its capacity to de-lever, as a result of recent asset disposals....

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OTE Revenues Shrink, as do Losses

  Greece's OTE has reported a fall in fourth-quarter revenues of 9.1% to EUR1.13 billion (US$1.5 billion), but improved its net loss, which came in at EUR43.7 million (US$57 million) compared to a loss of EUR77 million a year ago....

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