List of Operators News Articles

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

Airtel-Vodafone select Nokia Networks as supplier for 4G in the Channel Islands
Airtel-Vodafone has selected Nokia Networks, the world's specialist in mobile broadband, as sole supplier for its 4G network in the Channel Islands. more

Ericsson Wins 7-Year Managed Services Agreement in Montenegro
Montenegrin operator M:tel has signed a seven-year managed services agreement with Ericsson. more

Ericsson Wins Thai 4G Rollout Contract
Thailand's Dtac has awarded Ericsson a five-year agreement to deliver 4G in several major cities as part of its LTE expansion program on 2100MHz band. more

Small Cell as a Service powers Wi-Fi networks across India
India's Ozone Networks has signed a Small Cell as a Service agreement with Ericsson to provide a neutral carrier-grade Wi-Fi network across India. more

Mobily contracts Nokia Networks for managed services and network expansions
Saudi Arabia's Mobily (Etihad Etisalat) has extended an existing managed services contract with Nokia Networks for a further five years. more

Ericsson signs five-year framework agreement for radio with Telenor
Ericsson has entered into a five-year global framework agreement with Telenor Group to provide radio hardware and professional services. more

Verizon and AT&T Move Toward Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Interoperability
USA based Verizon and AT&T have announced that they are enabling VoLTE- to-VoLTE connections between their two networks. more

ZTE Wins Two European Managed Services Contracts
ZTE says that it has secured two new Managed Services contracts with European network operators. more

Telefonica Germany selects Ericsson for Voice over LTE
Telefonica Germany has selected Ericsson as main supplier to upgrade their network to support VoLTE. more

SK Telecom, Ericsson and Qualcomm demonstrate LTE-A Tri-Band Carrier Aggregation
Ericsson, SK Telecom and Qualcomm successfully demonstrated live LTE-Advanced Tri-Band Carrier aggregation in SK Telecom's commercial network, achieving downlink speeds of up to 300 Mbps. more

Vodafone Plans LTE-Advanced Upgrade in the UK
Vodafone UK has announced plans to upgrade its LTE network to support LTE-A with carrier aggregation. more

Ericsson Wins Pakistan LTE Rollout Contract
Pakistan's Warid Telecom has awarded a LTE network rollout contract to Ericsson. more

Ireland's Eircom chooses Ericsson as exclusive LTE vendor
Ericsson says that it has signed a five-year exclusive agreement which sees Ericsson become the sole vendor for Eircom's radio access solutions for LTE, more

Facebook, Ericsson and XL Axiata improve network performance
Network-wide optimization implemented through the joint project delivered up to 70 percent improvement in app coverage. more

UNHCR and Vodafone bring tablet-based learning to people in Dadaab refugee camp
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the Vodafone Foundation, Vodafone's philanthropic arm, have announced a partnership to bring mobile-based education programmes to pupils at 13 schools in one of the world's largest refugee camps. more

Middle East's first Voice over LTE call in commercial network
UAE based mobile network operator, Du has achieved Voice over LTE (VoLTE) functionality in its live network recently, more

Amtrak Orders On-Board Wi-Fi Coverage
Public transport Wi-Fi provider, Nomad Digital says that it has been selected to provide an on-board Passenger Information solution for the USA's National Railroad Passenger Corporation, Amtrak, covering its national network of inter-city passenger trains. more

Ericsson Wins LTE Expansion Contract from T-Mobile
Ericsson says that it has won a contract to expand LTE services for T-Mobile USA. more

Flexenclosure Supplying Second Data Centre to MTN Ivory Coast
Prefabricated data centre specialist Flexenclosure says that it has received a second large order from MTN Côte d'Ivoire for a customised eCentre. more

Zamtel and NEC agree on microwave backbone and access project
Zamtel and NEC have agreed to build a new digital microwave radio transmission network to boost mobile coverage and capacity across Zambia. more

Huawei wins five-year managed services contract with MTN Group
Huawei says it has been awarded a five-year managed services contract with MTN Group. more

ZTE and E-Plus on the Road to Voice-over-LTE
ZTE and Germany's E-Plus have announced that they are cooperating on the deployment of an IMS (IP multimedia services) based core network infrastructure. more

Three Ireland Starts Cutting Staff Following O2 Takeover
Three Ireland has started shaking up its staffing needs following the recent takeover of Telefonica O2's local subsidiary. more

Nokia Networks Wins Rwandan LTE Rollout Contract
Nokia Networks says that it has won a contract for an LTE network rollout in Rwanda. more

Zain partners with Huawei to power Internet connectivity for schools
Zain's South Sudan subsidiary and Huawei have teamed-up with UNESCO to provide Internet access to a number of schools in South Sudan powered via Zain base stations. more

Zimbabwe's Telecel Cutting Hundreds of Contract Workers
Zimbabwe's Telecel is cutting hundreds of jobs as part of a cost cutting measure. The job cuts are focused on contract workers, most of whom were working on the rollout of Telecash. more

Irish Networks Sign Infrastructure Sharing Agreement
Two Irish mobile networks, Three and Eircom have signed a new network sharing agreement, fulfilling one of the commitments Three entered into as part of receiving approval for its acquisition of O2 in Ireland. more

Nokia Networks Wins Spanish GSM-R Deployment Contract
Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias (ADIF), Spain's state-owned railway infrastructure manager, is expanding and modernizing its GSM-R infrastructure. more

Telstra Testing LTE Using the 700Mhz Bands
Australia's Telstra says that it has secured early access to the 700 MHz spectrum for commercial trials starting in mid September. more