Latest Telecoms News about Russia

Intracom Telecom Supplies Small-Cells Wireless Backhaul Radios to MTS

  Intracom Telecom has signed a contract to supply its new mmWave, fully outdoor Ethernet radios, Streetnode-V60 (6250 PTP) and Ultralink-FX80, to MTS Russia....

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VimpelCom's financial metrics expected to recover during 2016

  Moody's expects that VimpelCom will retain its solid competitive position in Russia, where it has a 24% market share by subscriber as of September 2014...

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Moody's confirms MTS's debt rating; negative outlook

  Moody's Investors Service has confirmed Mobile TeleSystems (MTS) debt and default ratings. The outlook on all ratings is negative....

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Apple Fixes Homophobic Siri Responses

  Apple has fixed what it says was a bug in the Russian version of its Siri voice service that had appeared to offer replies considered to be homophobic....

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MegaFon selects Nokia Networks to build its 4G LTE network

  Russia's MegaFon has signed a 7-year contract with Nokia Networks to upgrade the operator's nationwide network....

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Mobile Phone For Muslims Offered In Russia

  A mobile phone designed for Muslims has gone on sale in Russia....

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Huawei and MegaFon Announce 5G Network Plans for Russia

  Following the recent announcement of the world's first 5G testbed project with the University of Surrey's 5G Innovation Center, Huawei indicated early innovation introduction dates in a 5G memorandum of understanding with Russia's MegaFon....

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Russian Internet Remains Growth Hotspot in the Country's Economy

  The Russian Internet (RuNet) economy continues to stand out against the backdrop of the country's natural resource-based economy....

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Russia Asks Facebook, Gmail, Twitter To Register As Information Distributors

  Russia's mass media regulator, Roskomnadzor, has officially asked social network Facebook, e-mail service Gmail, and microblogging site Twitter to register in Russia as \"organizers of information distribution.\" ...

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It Takes A Village To Find Ramzan Kadyrov's Phone

  After misplacing his telephone at a museum opening over the weekend, the Chechen leader had over a thousand people summoned at night and questioned until dawn to help him locate it, ...

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