List of Operators News Articles

UhuruOne Upgrades Wi-Fi Network
Alepo has announced a new partnership with UhuruOne, an internet service provider in Tanzania, to support the growth and evolution of the ISP's prepaid Wi-Fi services in the country. more

O2 Suffers Major Weekend Network Outage
UK based mobile network operator, O2 suffered a major network outage over the weekend that left customers without phone signal across the country. more

Sigfox: A new wireless network in the Czech Republic
T-Mobile and Blue Cell Network are partnering with Sigfox to bring a wireless network dedicated to the Internet of Things to the Czech Republic. more

Safaricom Awards Network Upgrade Contract to Ericsson
Ericsson has announced the signing of a multi-year agreement with Kenya's Safaricom to support the upgrade and expansion of its converged mobile network infrastructure. more

Ericsson Picks Up Taiwan Network Upgrade Contract
Ericsson has announced a new contract with Taiwan's Far EasTone. more

UK Mobile Network Signs Up 10 Million 4G Customers
UK based mobile network operator, EE says that it has signed up the 10 millionth customer to its LTE based 4G service. more

China Telecom selects Anite for LTE data throughput testing
China Telecom has selected Anite's interoperability and performance test solution - SAS - for LTE data throughput testing. more

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. more

Reliance Jio Secures Loan for 4G Investment
India's Reliance Jio Infocomm says that it has raised US$750 million in loans to buy South Korean telecoms equipment, backed by that country's export guarantees. more

Three River Selects NewCore Wireless to Host LTE Network
NewCore Wireless announced that Three River, a telecommunications service provider in Nebraska, has chosen it to host their 4G/LTE network. more

Zain Signs M2M Deal with Vodafone
Zain is expanding its existing Partner Market Agreement with Vodafone, to deliver Machine-To-Machine (M2M) services across the middle-eastern region. more

Vodacom Planning Big Push into Rural Tanzania
Vodacom's Tanzania subsidiary is planning to spend around US$100 million this year expanding its network in rural areas. The investment will also include boosting its mobile money services. more

Huawei in talks with Cuban government
The Cuban government is in advanced talks with Huawei to do more business, Cuba's finance minister Lina Pedraza has confirmed. more

MTN to Upgrade its Backhaul Network
Aviat Networks has announced a new three-year turnkey agreement with MTN South Africa, which is an existing customer. more

Vodafone Launches M-Pesa in Albania
Vodafone has launched its M-Pesa mobile money service in Albania, with an initial investment of more than EUR3 million. more

Bakcell Launches 4G Service
Azerbaijan's Bakcell has launched its LTE service, under the 4th Sur@ brand name. more

Zain Enables Carrier Billing on Google Play
Carrier billing service provider, Boku says that it is bringing its service to Google Play for Zain subscribers in Saudi Arabia, more

Vodafone Sends Mini-Network to Support Nepal Communications
The Vodafone Foundation Instant Network Mini, a portable 'mobile network in a backpack', has been taken to the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal to help restore communications more

Sprint Offers Wi-Fi Access at US Airports
Wi-Fi network, Boingo Wireless has announced a multi-year Wi-Fi agreement with USA based Sprint enabling access to Boingo Wi-Fi networks in 35 major U.S. airports. more

T-Mobile Offering Cash to Find Bugs on its Websites
The Czech Republic's T-Mobile says that it has paid out CZK 700,000 to people who have uncovered problems with its website. more

Bharti Airtel to End 3G Roaming Deals
India's Bharti Airtel has outlined plans to invest US$3 billion during this financial year, and also said that it plans to end its national roaming agreement with rival 3G network operators. more

Three UK to Boost Indoor LTE Coverage
UK based Hutchison 3G UK has outlined plans to deploy a lower radio spectrum frequency later this year to boost its network coverage. more

SK Telecom Announces New Strategy to Sustain Growth
SK Telecom's President and CEO Jang Dong-Hyun held a press conference at SK Telecom headquarters in Seoul to announce the company's new growth strategy with the aim to sustain growth amid rapidly changing business environment. more

Tigo Launches 4G Services in Tanzania
Tanzania's Tigo has announced the launch its its LTE based 4G network. more

HKT and Huawei demonstrate 450Mbps download speeds over LTE-A
Hong Kong Telecom (HKT) and Huawei have demonstrated the world's first IP-RAN based LTE-A 450Mbps solution (3 FDD Carrier Aggregation) in Hong Kong. more

Digicel Offers Free Voice Calls with Mobile Data TopUps
Jamaica's Digicel has launched a new offer known as Digicel "Zero" that will see customers getting all Digicel voice calls for free with the purchase of a three day data plan. more

Telstra Expanding its Wi-Fi Network
Australia's Telstra says that it will more than double its Wi-Fi trial to switch on more than 1,500 new hotspots nationwide by June, more

Bharti Airtel Close to 4G Launch in Delhi
Bharti Airtel is expected to launch its LTE service in Delhi shortly after it agreed to make a payment ahead of a legal appeal it is engaged in. more

Hue launches end-to-end enabler of virtual mobile networks
Hong Kong based Hutchison Whampoa has launched a end-to-end mobile wholesale enabling business, branded as Hue. more

Safaricom Moves M-Pesa Platform to Improve Reliability
Network problems with Kenya's M-Pesa service are expected to drop sharply as Safaricom completes the relocation of computers from Germany to Nairobi. more