Latest Telecoms News about New Zealand

Vodafone delivers its first iPhone 7 by drone

  This morning Vodafone made one of its first iPhone 7 customer deliveries by drone - the first iPhone delivery of its kind anywhere in the world....

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Vodafone fined for false price representations

  Vodafone New Zealand has been fined $165,000 in the Auckland District Court after pleading guilty to making false price representations in breach of the Fair Trading Act....

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Vodafone Announces $2.4 billion New Zealand Merger with Sky TV

  Vodafone's New Zealand subsidiary has announced an effective takeover of the country's main pay television operator, Sky TV in a US$2.4 billion merger....

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Nokia and Chorus extend technology partnership

  Chorus and Nokia have agreed on a three-year extension of their technology partnership to further invest in New Zealand's high speed broadband program....

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2degrees Mulling Stock Market Listing

  New Zealand's third mobile network operator, 2degrees is reportedly planning a stock market listing which could value the company at around NZ$800 million....

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Vodafone Eyeing Sale of New Zealand Assets

  Vodafone may be looking to sell its New Zealand subsidiary's landline assets, according to local media reports....

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First mobile trader sentenced following Commission's mobile trader report

  A New Zealand based retailer, Flexi Buy has been fined $50,000 in the Auckland District Court. A further $3,408 was awarded in damages to affected customers....

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Vodafone Hit by Landline Network Outage

  Vodafone suffered an outage which knocked out part of its landline network across New Zealand for around 5- hours....

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Commission releases report on unfair contract terms in the telco sector

  New Zealand's Commerce Commission has released a report detailing the findings of its review of standard form consumer contracts in the telecommunications sector. ...

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Vodafone NZ Criticised in Customer Care Survey

  In an industry that's all about telecommunications, Consumer NZ members find it hard to get the big players to answer the phone....

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