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City-wide Wi-Fi network for Chongqing in South-Western China

Ruckus Wireless has announced that Chongqing Telecom, a unit of China Telecom, has selected its Smart Wi-Fi products and technology for a large-scale, citywide deployment of Wi-Fi hotspots throughout the city. more

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Vodafone Ordered to Shut-Down its Egyptian Mobile Network

Vodafone Egypt has confirmed that it has been ordered by the government to shut-down its mobile phone network in selected areas of the country today as the government tries to clamp down on growing protests. more

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UK's largest Wi-Fi provider announces record number of hotspots

British Telecom (BT) has announced that it is now operating in excess of two million Wi-Fi hotspots in the UK.  more

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Intel Invests in South Korean WiMAX Operator

Intel and South Korea's Korea Telecom (KT) are expanding their collaboration to accelerate the adoption of WIBRO-branded services based on WiMAX technology in South Korea.  more

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Nepal's Mobile Subscriber Base Passes 9 Million Mark

Nepal's mobile phone subscriber base jumped to 9.34 million in the middle of August from 8.93 million a month earlier,  more

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Wynncom Shows Off Hindi Language QWERTY Phone

Indian handset manufacturer, Wynncom says that it is launching India's first Hindi QWERTY keypad phone-Y-45.  more

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British Telecom to Provide Wi-Fi Services to Starbucks in Germany

British Telecom (BT) says that it has signed a contract with Starbucks to provide Wi-Fi services across some 140 Starbucks branches in Germany.  more

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Operator News in Brief - 4th Aug 2010

Daily summaries of short news items relating to the mobile networks. more

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HSPA/LTE accounts for 17.3 percent of all PC broadband connections in Europe

The number of HSPA/LTE mobile broadband subscribers grew by 71 percent year-on-year in 2009 to reach 25.0 million and is forecasted to continue to grow at a CAGR of 21.6 percent to 81 million by 2015. more

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Orascom Completes Sale of Egyptian Internet Services Provider

Orascom Telecom Holding (OTH) has concluded the previously announced sale of its internet services arm LINKdotNET and Link Egypt ("LINK") to the mobile network operator, Mobinil. more

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