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NII Holdings Hires bankers to Look at Possible Sale of the Company

Latin American mobile network operator, NII Holdings is studying options that could see a sale of the entire company as it struggles to pay debt in the face of a shrinking customer base. more

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Nextel Lays Off 10% of its Argentinian Staff

Argentina's Nextel has reportedly made 10 percent of its staff redundant, equating to around 150 job losses at the company. more

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Huawei Wins Peruvian Network Deployment Contract

Huawei says that it has been awarded a contract by Entel Group affiliate Nextel Peru to build a nationwide GSM/UMTS/LTE network. more

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NII Holdings Launches Push-to-Talk Service for the iPhone in the USA

NII Holdings, which operates Nextel branded services in Latin America says that its Push-to-Talk (PTT) app is now available the iPhone in the United States. It was already available on Android. more

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Sprint Looking to Revive the Nextel Brandname

USA based Sprint may be about to resurrect its dormant Nextel brandname as part of a wider revamping of its marketing efforts this year. more

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Nextel Launches New PTT Network in Mexico

Latin America based NII Holdings (which operates the Nextel brand) says that it has launched its next generation network in Mexico.  more

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Sprint Signs Up One Millionth CDMA Based Push-to-Talk Customer

USA based Sprint says that its Direct Connect push-to-talk (PTT) service has surpassed the 1 million-customer milestone as customers continue to migrate to the service. more

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Chinese Bank Funding Huawei Sales to Mexico

Nextel Mexico has secured a US$375 million bank loan from the China Development Bank (CDB) to fund 3G network infrastructure from Huawei. more

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Huawei Wins 3G Network Contracts in Mexico and Brazil

Huawei says that it has won network contracts for new WCDMA networks for NII Holdings subsidiaries in Mexico and Brazil. more

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Nextel Brazil Pays $714 Million for nationwide 3G License

NII Holdings has announced that its subsidiary, Nextel Brazil was the winning bidder for 20 MHz licenses in the 1.9-2.1GHz frequency band (H band) auctioned by Brazil's telecoms regulator, Anatel. more

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