Latest Telecoms News about Turkey

Turkey Blocks Twitter

  The social networking service, Twitter has been blocked in Turkey, apparently after the Prime Minister, Tayyip Erdogan took offense at corruption allegations being published by its users....

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Motorola Takes Action to Seize Assets in $5.26 Billion Lawsuit

  Motorola has taken a long-running lawsuit against the former owners of a Turkish mobile network to the courts in Hong Kong seeking the seizure of their assets....

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IT Spending in Turkey to Top $11.8 Billion in 2014 as Smartphones and Tablets Spurs Demand

  IDC says that various government initiatives under the ambitious Vision 2023 national plan are combining with the country's large and relatively young population to propel significant growth across all major end-user segments,...

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Turkey's Avea Awards Contract to Optimise its Network

  Turkish mobile network operator, Avea has awarded a contract to P.I.Works as the Managed Optimization Services provider in order to improve its radio access network performance....

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Cukurova Again Given More Time to Resolve Turkcell Shareholder Dispute

  Turkish conglomerate, Cukurova Holding has secured another delay in the court ordered repayment of a loan that will enable it to retain control over the country's largest mobile network, Turkcell....

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Monitise Expands Mobile Banking Reach in the Middle East

  UK based mobile banking services provider, Monitise has announced that it is buying Pozitron Yazilim, a privately-owned mobile technology company based in Turkey, ...

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Turkcell to Challenge Prepaid Card Sales Tax Demand

  Turkey's Turkcell has been hit with an unexpected tax demand of US$243 million covering prepaid card sales through distributors....

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Huawei Wins Turkish GSM-R Expansion Contract

  Huawei says that its GSM-R solution has been selected by the Turkish State Railways (TCDD) for the Kayas-Kayseri railway project....

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The Rules of the Game Are Changing with Tablets in Turkey

  The Turkish media tablet market experienced strong year-on-year growth in the second quarter of 2013 and maintained higher-than-predicted shipment rates....

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Turkish Stock Market Steps into Turkcell Shareholder Dispute

  The Turkish stock market regulator has imposed two new directors onto Turkcell in an effort to try and resolve the board room stalemate that has seen the company unable to make any dividend payments for the past few years....

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