7 short stories about the mobile networks
Published on: 2nd Jan 2013
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France's Free Mobile has been allocated a block of 900Mhz spectrum which was reclaimed from the three incumbent networks to expand its 3G network in urban areas.
Romania's Vodafone is offering a bonus of up to EUR30 to each customer who migrates their phone number to the Vodafone network.
Malaysia's Maxis has expanded its LTE network to cover additional parts of the Klang Valley outside the capital city, Kuala Lumpur.
Ghana's Vodafone saw one of its warehouses destroyed in a fire over the weekend resulting in one fireman being taken to hospital suffering from suspected smoke inhalation.
Kazakhstan's Kazakhtelecom has launched LTE services in Astana and Almaty through its mobile network subsidiary, Altel.
The Isle of Man's Manx Telecom is offering unlimited on-net calls for a month for a single payment of £20.
New Zealand's Telecom confirmed a network problem was affecting the quality of voice calls across the country's South Island.