Articles tagged with: Roaming and Auction

Bahrain Issues New Instruction for Roaming Mobile Subscribers

Bahrain's telecoms regulator has issued an order to the country's telecoms networks requiring them to offer more information about roaming costs when customers are overseas. more

Related Tags: sim-card, sms, vodafone, zain, customer-care, text-message, mtc, Bahrain


Lat-Am WiMAX Subcriber Base to Top 13 Million by 2012

The WiMAX Forum is projecting that more than 13 million consumers in Latin America will be WiMAX users by 2012. more

Related Tags: wimax, wimax-forum, personal, seven, wireless-broadband, latin-america, communications-ministry, caribbean


Airspan Succeeds in First-Ever Multi-Band Mobile WiMAX Handover

Airspan Networks has successfully demonstrated a unique, seamless, uninterrupted handover from one frequency band on a mobile WiMAX network to another frequency band. more

Related Tags: base-station, wimax, mobile-wimax, starent-networks, chief-technology-officer, laptop, tdd, freedom4, handover, usb, option, seamless


Peru's Mobile Telephony to Surpass US$2.7 Billion in Revenues by 2013

Peru's Private Investment Promotion Agency (Proinversión) plans to auction off 821 – 824 MHz and 866 – 869 MHZ radio-electric spectrum for Lima and Callao along with 25 MHz on C-band (1.900 MHz) nationwide.  more

Related Tags: mobile-tv, rural, mvno, signals-telecom-consulting, mts, hspa, vas, compete, personal, movistar, oi, cdma2000, adult-content, ev-do, claro, Peru


Ericsson Wins GSM Based FMC Contract in the UK

Ericsson has been selected as sole supplier to supply and operate a complete GSM mobile network for Cable&Wireless as it launches its new Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC) services in the UK more

Related Tags: base-station, sms, tesco, voicemail, ericsson, base-stations, fmc, indoor, seamless, UK


India to Account for Nearly 20 Percent of WiMAX Subscribers by 2012

The WiMAX Forum is projecting that over 27.5 million Indians will be WiMAX users by 2012, and that approximately 70 percent of the forecasted WiMAX subscribers by 2012 will utilize mobile and portable WiMAX devices to access broadband Internet services. more

Related Tags: rural, wimax-forum, mobile-internet, wireless-broadband, India


Canadian Spectum Auction Passes $2 Billion Mark

Canada's wireless spectrum auction finished last night having passed the CA$2 billion (US$2.01 billion) landmark after two weeks of bidding - and exceeding the estimated CA$1.5 billion which had been thought to be earnt. The auction is expected to continue for another couple of weeks. more

Related Tags: driving, mts, telus, mts-allstream, ottawa, Canada


Bahrain Consults on 3rd Mobile License Tender

Bahrain's telecoms regulator, the TRA has invited comments on the possibility of a 3rd mobile phone license for the Middle-East nation. more

Related Tags: zain, tra, mtc, Bahrain