9 Short Stories About the Mobile Networks
Belarus' Velcom says that it paid EUR9.5 million for a third block of 3G radio spectrum to boost its network capacity.
Qatar Telecom says that all 21 of its retail stores now support mobile number portability requests. MNP was launched in the country at the end of last month.
USA based C Spire Wireless is deploying Tekelec's Diameter Signaling Router (DSR)
South Africa's Cell C has launched a marketing campaign highlighting the cost difference of voice calls between itself and rival networks.
Telecom New Zealand has contracted Alcatel-Lucent to upgrade its core transport network to a converged 100Gbps Optical Transport Network (100G OTN) this calendar year.
DRC based Africell says that it has signed up one million customers despite not yet securing interconnection to the other mobile networks.
Kenya's Orange is offering a 25% bonus on all prepay topups until the end of March.
Guam's GTA has temporarily deployed a Cell on Wheels to enhance coverage in Andersen Air Force Base and surrounding areas pending the arrival of a permanent base station.
Indonesia's XL has signed an M2M service agreement with Ericsson.