Latest Telecoms News about Israel

Partner Looking to Build its Own Fixed-Line Network

  Israeli mobile network operator, Partner Communications says that it is seeking permission to deploy its own nationwide fixed-line infrastructure using fiber optics....

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Cellcom Demands $230 Million in Damages Following Talks Break-Down

  Israel's Cellcom is seeking US$230 million in damages after a partnership with rival Golan Telecom broke down....

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Orange Israel Rebrands as Partner

  Israel's Partner Communications is dropping the Orange brandname, which is has licensed from France Telecom since it was set up in 1999....

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Palestinian Mobile Networks Secure Deal on Radio Spectrum

  An Israeli-Palestinian agreement has been reached on the assignment of radio frequencies for the exclusive use by Palestinian cellular operators as well as on a shared basis by Palestinian and Israeli operators....

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Merger Between Two Israeli Mobile Networks

  Israel's Cellcom has announced that it is buying rival mobile network, Golan Telecom for around US$300 million....

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Palestinian Officials Complain About 3G Block by Israel

  Palestinian officials have complained that Israel is depriving them of using 3G mobile phones, claiming that the decision is causing substantial losses for local mobile network operators, and their customers....

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Israel Publishes 4G License Documents

  Israel's Ministry of Communications has published a tender for 1800MHz frequencies, for use by 4G technologies....

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Cellcom Israel Announces 4G Network Sharing Agreement

  Israel's Cellcom says that it has signed a network sharing agreement with smaller rival, Golan Telecom covering a planned LTE network....

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Alcatel-Lucent to Open New R&D Facility in Israel

  Alcatel-Lucent has announced that it is to open a new Bell Labs office near Tel Aviv, Israel,....

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Israel's Cellcom Warns of Regulatory Blocks to Network Sharing Agreements

  Israel's Minister of Communications has published a policy for cellular network sharing following recent announcements by the mobile networks that they are looking to share their infrastructure....

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