Latest Telecoms News about Nepal

Nepal Network Upgrades Switching Centers to Survive Earthquakes

  Nepal's Ncell has announced that it is looking to improve its network's reliance to earthquakes. The country lies in an area prone to the earth tremors....

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Nepal Telecom Makes Payment for License Renewal

  Nepal Telecom has made a payment of Rs 189 million to renew its GSM license for another 5 years, but is disputing a demand from the regulator that it pay Rs 20 billion (US$200 million) instead....

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Nepal Telecom to Start Charging for Wi-Fi Hotspot Use

  Nepal Telecom is to start charging for access to its Wi-Fi network from next month following several months of free access as it tested the network....

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Huawei Signs Agreement with Nepal Telecom

  Huawei has signed a cooperation agreement with Nepal Telecom, for unspecified products and services....

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Nepal Telecom Pressing for Decision on GSM License Renewal Fee

  The Nepalese regulator is mulling an option to reduce the license fee it would charge Nepal Telecom to renew its operating license, but is being critisised for delays in making a decision....

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Nepal Likely to Gain Three New Mobile Networks

  Nepal's government is a step closer to issuing unified licenses that would permit all telecoms providers to offer GSM based mobile services,...

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Regulatory Problems Block TeliaSonera Purchase of Nepal Satellite

  TeliaSonera has decided to walk away from its acquisition of Nepal Satellite, a regional operator in Nepal,...

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No Escape - Mobile Banking Tested on Mount Everest

  A publicity coup for the Standard Chartered bank as it arranged for its mobile banking app to be used on Mount Everest....

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Ncell Denies NST Takeover - Admits Parent Shareholder in in Talks

  Nepal based mobile network, Ncell has denied recent reports that it is looking to buy Nepal Satellite Telecom (NST) and merge the two networks....

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Nepal to Gain Consumer WiMAX Service This Week

  Nepal Telecom will start offering its corporate WiMAX services to consumers from later this week, local media has reported....

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