List of Operators News Articles

Nokia and Three sign 5-year contract to upgrade RAN operations
Nokia and Three Ireland have signed a 5-year managed services contract under which Nokia will manage all of Three Ireland's multi-technology, multi-vendor radio access network operations. more

China Unicom and Ericsson to cooperate on 5G, cloud and IoT
Ericsson and China Unicom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on next-generation networks. more

Nokia and STC conduct test of technology to bring LTE-like performance to Wi-Fi
Nokia and the Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have conducted a test of MulteFire technology, which combines the performance of LTE with the simplicity of Wi-Fi deployment more

Nokia and Zain KSA boost 4G network speeds using carrier aggregation
Zain Saudi Arabia and Nokia have announced the deployment of LTE-A three component carrier aggregation technology more

Nokia and Telefonica complete world's largest indoor small cell deployment
Nokia and Telefonica have completed the largest indoor deployment of small cells in Santiago, Chile. more

Vodafone and Huawei Carry Out Pre-standard NB-IoT Trial
Vodafone has announced it has successfully completed a trial of pre-standard Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT), based on hardware supplied by Huawei. more

SK Telecom Signs MOU with Telkom Indonesia
SK Telecom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Telkom Indonesia, to cooperate in new business areas including IoT, media and smart products/Lifeware. more

Syniverse Delivers LTE Roaming for Cable & Wireless Seychelles
Syniverse has signed an agreement to enable Cable & Wireless Seychelles to offer global LTE reach to both inbound and outbound roaming subscribers. more

Ericsson to partner with Celcom on 4G/LTE expansion
Ericsson has signed a five-year partnership with Malaysia's Celcom Axiata to deliver LTE services for Celcom subscribers in Malaysia. more

Bango launches Direct Carrier Billing in India with Google Play and Idea Cellular
Bango says that it has implemented Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) for Google Play with Idea Cellular in India. more

T-Mobile Enables Roaming in Cuba
T-Mobile USA has signed an interconnect and roaming agreement with Cuba's state-owned telecoms company, Empresa De Telecomunicaciones De Cuba. more

Optus launches VoLTE to major Australian cities
Australia's Optus has commenced rollout of VoLTE - Voice over LTE - in Australia's major cities. more

Nokia and Ooredoo Qatar sign three-year network expansion agreement
Nokia and Ooredoo Qatar have signed a three-year agreement under which Nokia will upgrade and expand Ooredoo's existing mobile broadband network across the country. more

Ericsson and MTN bring LTE experience to subscribers in Ghana
Ericsson has been selected by MTN Ghana for the deployment of a new LTE network in the Greater Accra region. more

MTS Enters the Tower Infrastructure Market
Russia's MTS has announced that it will start to accept 3rd-party tenants on its own base station towers. more

Ericsson and MTN first LTE-U trial in Africa
Ericsson and MTN have partnered to successfully trial LTE-Unlicensed (LTE-U), a mobile technology innovation that improves indoor app coverage for smartphone users, in South Africa. more

Vodafone M-Pesa reaches 25 million active customers
Vodafone M-Pesa now has more than 25 million active customers, marking another year of accelerated growth for the mobile money transfer service. more

SK Telecom Inks IoT Deal in Iran
South Korea's SK Telecom says that it has agreed to export its IoT software solutions to companies in Iran. more

Hutchison 3 Indonesia engaged Nokia for its mobile core expansion
Nokia and Hutchison 3 Indonesia (H3I) have signed an agreement under which Nokia will expand H3I's core network more

Zain Launches LTE Services in Sudan
Zain says that it has launched 4G LTE services in Sudan. The launch of the 4G network was announced at a press conference last week in Khartoum. more

Omantel and Ericsson sign managed services and customer value management deals
Ericsson and Omantel have signed a four-year managed services contract in which Ericsson will operate and maintain Omantel's network as the sole managed services supplier. more

Mobile Network Fined for Misleading Customers
Irish mobile network operator, Meteor Mobile has been fined EUR25,000 by a court after it was found to have sold discounted deals to customers that didn't exist and refused to compensate the customers. more

Nokia and Zain KSA to transform Jeddah into a smart city by 2018
Nokia leverages Internet of Things and Cloud technologies to implement smart city applications and improve services for Jeddah residents more

Nokia Wins Swedish TF-LTE Network Contract
Nokia and 3 Sweden (Hi3G Access) are to deploy TD-LTE-Advanced mobile broadband technology to enhance quality of service in Sweden. more

Nokia and Turk Telekom collaborate on development of 5G and IoT technologies
Nokia and Turk Telekom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to accelerate the development of 5G radio access network technology and the applications that will drive the Internet of Things. more

Nokia and China Mobile conduct trial of Centralized RAN and 4G technologies
Nokia and China Mobile carry out first ever deployment of Centralized RAN within a TD-LTE network at the Beilun Stadium in Ningbo, China more

Ericsson Wins Mexican Indoor Coverage Contract
Telefonica Mexico selected Ericsson to supply more than 1,000 Ericsson Radio Dot Systems in Mexico City's urban areas. more

Nokia powers Idea Cellular networks in India with LTE deployment
Idea Cellular has selected Nokia to provide the technology for its 4G LTE rollout in three of its key regional circles - Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Haryana. more

Mobily Awards 3-Year Managed Services Contract to NEC
Saudi Arabia's Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has signed a three year contract with Japan's NEC for the provision of network managed services. more

Flexenclosure wins order for 1,000 hybrid power systems to power Nigerian towers
Flexenclosure has received an order to supply 1,000 eSite power systems for IHS Towers' sites in the Abuja region of central Nigeria. more