List of Operators News Articles

TeliaSonera selects Ericsson to manage field operations in Sweden
TeliaSonera has renewed and expanded its contract with Ericsson, that was initially signed back in 2010. more

Gemalto prepaid EMV banking cards extend reach of Vodacom m-pesa mobile wallet
Gemalto has announced the deployment of prepaid EMV banking cards to complement Vodacom's m-pesa mobile wallet service in South Africa. more

MTN and Ericsson partner to drive e-waste disposal and recycling in Benin
MTN Benin, has partnered with Ericsson under their Ecology Management Program, to launch the first electrical and electronic equipment waste (e-waste) collection and awareness drive in Benin. more

Warid Telecom Launches LTE Service
Pakistan's Warid Telecom has announced the official launch of its LTE service, more

Unitel and the Wikimedia Foundation bring free access to Wikipedia in Angola
Angola's Unitel is to offer free unlimited access to Wikipedia via mobile (2G and 3G) to all its customers. more

SingTel Testing Ericsson's Indoor Coverage Service
SingTel is right now conducting a trial of Ericsson's Radio Dot System to improve the in-building mobile broadband experience in Singapore. more

Ericsson supports China Mobile Hong Kong's LTE/EPC enhancement
China Mobile's Hong Kong subsidiary has selected Ericsson as the sole supplier to enhance its converged LTE FDD/TDD and Evolved Packet Core network. more

Afghan Wireless Launches 3.75G+ Services in Kabul
Afghanistan based Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) says that it has now launched 3.75G+ services in Kabul. more

Ethiopia Telecom to invest with Ericsson to transform its network in Ethiopia
Ericsson has signed a framework agreement on 2G/3G mobile communication equipment and related services - such as design, planning, deployment, tuning, and optimization - with Ethio Telecom. more

Telefonica and Ericsson connect the Peruvian Amazon with 4G/LTE
Telefonica Peru and Ericsson are jointly implementing a project to provide internet access via 4G/LTE to governmental entities, such as schools and healthcare centers, in the Peruvian Amazon during 2015. more

Bango and Indosat launch carrier billing in Google Play
Mobile payents vendor, Bango announced that Indonesia based Indosat has used the Bango Payments Platform to launch one-click payment for Google Play customers. more

Safaricom Renews Supplier Agreement with Aviat
Aviat Networks has announced a new multi-year supplier agreement with Kenya's Safaricom. more

Tele2'S 4G Network TO Cover 90% of the Population in the Baltics by the End of 2015
Tele2 has announced its plans to provide 90 percent of the population with 4G/LTE network coverage in the Baltic States - Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia - by the end of 2015. more

Elisa, Nokia Networks boost speed of uploading content to web
Elisa and Nokia Networks have jointly conducted successful tests of Centralized RAN under extreme load conditions at the packed Hartwall Arena in Helsinki. more

Huawei signs five year agreement with Telenor Group
Huawei says that it has signed a global agreement with Telenor Group to supply radio access equipment and professional services over a five year period. more

Nokia Networks Wins Indian Upgrade Contract
Nokia Networks says that it has won a contract from India's Tata DoCoMo to carry out some level of network upgrades. more

Bouygues Telecom Offer 4G Services in the Channel Tunnel
From 12 December, Bouygues Telecom will be the only French operator to offer 4G services in the Channel Tunnel that links France and the UK. more

Entel and Ericsson complete Latin America's first live test of APT700 band
Ericsson says that it supported Chile's Entel in testing the APT700 (Asia-Pacific Telecommunity 700MHz) spectrum. more

Vodafone and Ericsson deploy first Radio Dot System at Dutch University
Together with Vodafone Netherlands, Ericsson has successfully deployed its Radio Dot System at Radboud University, Netherlands, the first live enterprise deployment of the system. more

Nokia Networks, STC show TDD-FDD aggregation with commercial chipset
Nokia Networks and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have announced the successful demonstration of TDD-FDD Carrier Aggregation, the first with a commercial chipset in Middle East and Africa. more

Reliance Communications and Ericsson sign nationwide Managed Services contract
India's Reliance Communications has signed a seven-year managed services agreement with Ericsson to operate and manage their wireline and wireless networks across the country. more

Nokia to build GSM-R network for Warsaw-Lodz railway corridor
Nokia Networks says that it has won a contract to provide its GSM-Railway (GSM-R) mobile infrastructure for the 110-kilometer route linking Poland's capital of Warsaw with the central city of Lodz. more

Ericsson and Econet Wireless sign five-year network upgrade contract
Ericsson has been selected as the sole supplier by Zimbabwe's largest provider of telecommunications services, Econet Wireless, for the company's Core network upgrade program. more

Airtel deploys LTE network in Seychelles with Ericsson
Ericsson says that it has won a contract to deploy an LTE network in the Seychelles on behalf of Bharti Airtel. more

Ericsson and Mobinil expand partnership to enhance network capabilities
Ericsson says that it has been chosen by Mobinil to enhance the Egyptian telecommunication company's network providing improved data services to its subscribers. more

Ericsson to provide emergency services communications gateway
Ericsson says that it has won a contract to upgrade the communications services offered to emergency service operators in Tasmania. more

LG Uplus, Nokia Networks trial Intelligent Network Platform in live LTE network
Nokia Networks says that South Korea based LG Uplus has completed a three-month long trial of its Intelligent Network Platform (INP), realizing significant benefits. more

ZTE and China Mobile Complete Test of Pre5G Massive MIMO Base Station
ZTE says that it has completed pre-commercial field testing of the world's first pre5G 3D/Massive MIMO (Multiple-Input Multiple-Output) base stations in partnership with China Mobile. more

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. more

Nokia Networks Wins Indian 3G Upgrade Contract
Nokia Networks says that it has won a 3G contract from Bharti Airtel more