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EU parliament backs resolution on Google break-up

27 Nov 2014 14:13 CET | Europe

The European Parliament has called for the EU to consider forcing Google to separate its search engine from its other business activities. In a resolution passed by 384 votes ...

Fibre networks help grow Dutch fixed telephony lines in Q3

27 Nov 2014 09:45 CET | Netherlands

The Dutch fixed telephony market showed a small increase of 0.1 percent in connections in the third quarter to end September of this year with 6.213 million lines. After ...

LG names new mobile chief

27 Nov 2014 09:14 CET | World

LG Electronics (LG) has made a number of new executive appointments for its LG Home Entertainment and LG Mobile Communications companies. The company also announced the ...

Google told to extend 'right to be forgotten' worldwide

27 Nov 2014 09:03 CET | Europe

EU data protection and privacy regulators have told Google to extend its implementation of the 'right to be forgotten' across its global search properties. An EU court ruling ...

Dutch mobile market slows drop in service revenues in Q3

26 Nov 2014 15:16 CET | Netherlands

The Dutch mobile market started to show signs of stabilisation in the third quarter, with revenues flat compared to Q2, according to research by Telecompaper. On an annual ...

EC proposes strategic investment fund to support broadband

26 Nov 2014 11:08 CET | Europe

The European Commission has proposed a new strategic investment fund for the EU in order to channel funding to key infrastructure projects that can help stimulate economic ...

Samsung sells non-core assets, buys back shares

26 Nov 2014 10:48 CET | World

Samsung Group has agreed to sell stakes in its units Samsung Techwin and Samsung General Chemicals to Hanwha Group for KRW 1.9 trillion. The proceeds will be reinvested in ...

Orange, DT confirm talks with BT about EE sale

26 Nov 2014 09:00 CET | United Kingdom

UK mobile operator EE's joint shareholders, Orange and Deutsche Telekom, are holding preliminary talks with BT, Orange confirmed. The announcement comes after BT said it was ...

HP Q4 revenues fall 2%, EPS down 4%

26 Nov 2014 08:55 CET | World

HP reported revenues for its fiscal fourth quarter to October down 2 percent year-on-year to USD 28.4 billion. On a constant currency basis, revenues fell 3 percent. Adjusted ...

MTS raises FY outlook on Russian mobile growth

25 Nov 2014 16:05 CET | Russian Federation

MTS has raised its outlook for the full year, despite difficulties in Ukraine and the weaker ruble. The Russia and CIS operator now expects annual revenue growth of of at ...

Telekom Austria's A1, Si.mobil launch LTE-Advanced

25 Nov 2014 16:01 CET | Austria, Slovenia

Telekom Austria's subsidiaries A1 in Austria and Si.mobil in Slovenia are the first operators within the Group to enable their customers higher transmission speeds and higher ...

Sony forecasts growth in gaming, components

25 Nov 2014 10:07 CET | World

Sony hopes to finish restructuring of its mobile business in the fiscal year ending in March 2016, making it profitable from the next fiscal year, the company said. "Our ...

Telekom Austria raises nearly EUR 1 bln in rights issue

25 Nov 2014 09:22 CET | Austria

Telekom Austria has completed its rights issue, raising EUR 997 million. The number of outstanding shares will increase by 221.5 million, from 443.0 million to 664.5 million. ...

NII Holdings agrees debt-for-equity swap

25 Nov 2014 09:12 CET | Latin America

NII Holdings has reached a restructuring agreement with its major creditors. After filing for chapter 11 protection in the September, the mobile operator and twelve of its ...

Axiata's Q3 profit drops 11.2% on forex losses at XL

25 Nov 2014 08:20 CET | Asia

Asian mobile operator group Axiata Group saw its third-quarter revenue slightly increase by 0.3 percent year-to-date, to MYR 13.9 billion. At constant currency, revenues ...

Airtel agrees to sell Nigeria towers to ATC

24 Nov 2014 13:55 CET | Nigeria

American Tower Corporation and Airtel have entered into a definitive agreement for the sale of over 4,800 of Airtel's communications towers in Nigeria. Airtel will be the ...

BT confirms talks to buy mobile operator

24 Nov 2014 13:10 CET | United Kingdom

BT said it has received expressions of interest from shareholders in two UK mobile network operators, one of which is O2, about a possible acquisition of their UK mobile ...

European parliament to consider Google break-up

24 Nov 2014 08:40 CET | Europe

The European parliament is considering a resolution to break up Google, in order to resolve the competition concerns about Google's dominance in the search market. A draft ...

Telecom Italia seeks tie ups with Oi, Metroweb

24 Nov 2014 08:34 CET | Brazil, Italy

Telecom Italia has announced the sale of its Brazilian mobile phone towers for BRL 3 billion (around EUR 900 million) and confirmed that its management has been empowered to ...

TIM Brasil to sell towers to American Tower

24 Nov 2014 08:24 CET | Brazil

TIM Brasil has approved the sale of its mobile towers for about BRL 3 billion (USD 1.2 billion) to American Tower. The first part of the transaction includes 5,240 towers. ...

UK operators call for access to BT Openreach network

24 Nov 2014 08:22 CET | United Kingdom

The UK Competitive Telecommunications Association (UKTA) has called on regulator Ofcom to improve competition in the business market by opening up access to the passive ...

Mobily suspends CEO after earnings restatement

24 Nov 2014 08:21 CET | Saudi Arabia

Saudi operator Mobily has suspended CEO Khalid Al-Kaf until the audit committee completes its review of what led to the restatement of third-quarter earnings. Deputy CEO ...

Dutch turn to IPTV instead of cable for TV services

23 Nov 2014 13:21 CET | Netherlands

In the third quarter of this year, cable fell to less than 60 percent of the Dutch TV subscriptions, while fibre networks became the third-largest technology for receiving TV ...

Mobile data roaming to generate USD 50 bln by 2019 - study

21 Nov 2014 10:03 CET | World

Mobile data roaming will bring in USD 50 billion in revenues by 2019, contributing as much as 56 percent to global roaming revenues, according to new research by Ovum. Europe ...

Intel raises dividend, forecasts growth in 2015

21 Nov 2014 09:48 CET | World

Intel announced an increase in its dividend and forecast growth in 2015 at its annual investor meeting. The cash dividend will increase by 6 cents to USD 0.96 per share on an ...

 

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