Latest Telecoms News about New Zealand

Westpac selects Gemalto's Mobile Contactless Payment Solution in New Zealand

  Gemalto says been selected by Westpac, a leading financial institution in New Zealand, to offer its Optelio Contactless Sticker for mobile payment....

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Nokia Networks Wins Vodafone LTE Contract

  Nokia Networks says that it has won a contract from Vodafone New Zealand to deploy a 700Mhz based LTE network....

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Mobile Phone Recycling Scheme Secures Government Support

  New Zealand's government has given official backing to an industry wide mobile phone recycling programme as an accredited Product Stewardship Scheme....

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Commission reminds consumers to watch out for in-app purchases

  New Zealand's Commerce Commission is reminding consumers about the potential to accidentally make in-app purchases when using applications on their mobile devices....

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New Zealand's 2degrees's Launches 4G Network

  New Zealand based mobile network operator, 2degrees says that it has switched on its LTE network, with coverage currently available in Auckland ...

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New Zealand's 2Degrees Shrinks Annual Losses

  New Zealand's smallest mobile network operator, 2Degrees has continued to shrink its annual losses, five years after it launched its services....

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Emergency Services Sent to Rescue Crashed Google Balloon

  New Zealand's emergency services were called out to rescue one of Google's test Wi-Fi broadcasting balloons....

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New Zealand Network Starts Free Wi-Fi Service Trial

  New Zealand based 2degrees says that it is about to begin a Wi-Fi trial in central Wellington, which will give a select group of 2degrees customers unlimited Wi-Fi data for free....

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Vodafone New Zealand to Start Corporate Small Cells Trials

  Vodafone New Zealand is to start offering small cells to its corporate customers to improve their indoor coverage....

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Telecom granted clearance to acquire previously unsold radio spectrum block

  New Zealand's Commerce Commission has granted a clearance to Telecom New Zealand that will enable it to acquire the management rights for the final block of 5MHz radio spectrum in the 700MHz range from the government....

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