Latest Telecoms News about Iran

MTN-Irancell Granted 4G License

  MTN-Irancell says that it has been awarded a LTE license by the government....

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MTN Could See $1 Billion Boost from Lifting of Iran Sanctions

  South Africa based MTN expects to be able to transfer around US$1 billion in profits from its Iranian subsidiary if and when sanctions against Iran are relaxed....

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Iranians Arrested Over Khomeini-Insult SMS

  Eleven people have reportedly been arrested in the southern Iranian province of Shiraz after allegedly sending insulting SMS text messages...

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Iranian Satellite Jamming Causes Storm Of Controversy

  The Iranian regime has long used signal jamming to disrupt the flow of information into the Islamic republic, but it couldn't have forecast the strategy's deadly consequences....

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Apple Products go on Official Sale in Iran for the first time

  What is thought to be Iran's first official reseller of Apple products has opened in the country....

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Iran Judge Summons Facebook CEO To Court

  A judge in southern Iran has reportedly ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court....

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Iran Court Reportedly Orders Instagram Blocked

  Iran's semiofficial Mehr news agency is reporting that a court has ordered that Instagram be blocked over privacy concerns....

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Iranian Cleric Says Unhealthy Satellite Jamming Un-Islamic

  Even if satellite jamming is a useful tool in protecting Islamic values, it is not permissible under Islamic law if it poses a health threat....

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Iran Reviews Effects of Jamming

  The International Human Rights Campaign (IHRC) in Iran, a New York-based nongovernmental organization, reported yesterday that the Tehran government has formed a committee to investigate the effects of satellite jamming on public health....

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Turkcell Resumes Lawsuit Against MTN Over Iranian License

  Turkish mobile network, Turkcell has resumed its stalled legal action against South Africa's MTN over the contentious issue of the Iranian mobile operator license....

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