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MTN sells Cyprus unit to Monaco Telecom for EUR 260 mln

Published Monday 16 Jul 2018 | 11:01 CET
MTN Group has agreed to sell its Cyprus unit to Monaco Telecom for about EUR 260 million. MTN Cyprus is MTN's only operating business in the EU, and was acquired as part of MTN Group's acquisition of telecoms holding company Investcom in 2006. It falls outside the group's core footprint of Africa and the Middle East. ...

MTN sells Cyprus unit to Monaco Telecom for EUR 260 mln

Published Monday 16 Jul 2018 | 11:01 CET MTN Group has agreed to sell its Cyprus unit to Monaco Telecom for about EUR 260 million. MTN Cyprus is MTN's only operating business in the EU, and was acquired as part of MTN Group's acquisition of telecoms holding company Investcom in 2006. It falls outside the group's core footprint of Africa and the Middle East. ...

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US lifts ban on sales to ZTE after USD 1.4 bln in fines

News | 16 Jul 2018 08:48 CET | United States
ZTE has resumed operations after the US government lifted a ban on sales to the Chinese company. ZTE paid a USD 1 billion fine ...

Last week in telecoms: satellite, Sky, Vodafone and Italy in focus

News | 16 Jul 2018 07:30 CET | Europe
Sky was at the centre of attention once more in the ongoing battle between Walt Disney and Comcast. The recent entry of Iliad on ...

Swiss telecoms market Q1: Sunrise and Salt grow at expense of Swisscom and UPC; overall profitability high

Background | 09 Jul 2018 15:44 CET | Switzerland
The four largest operators on the Swiss market had combined revenues of CHF 3.24 billion in Q1 2018. That was down 0.5 percent ...

Fredericton Police Force in Canada picks Axon's equipment

News | 16 Jul 2018 15:47 CET | Canada
Axon Public Safety Canada, a subsidiary of Axon, and FrederictonPolice Force (FPF) announced that FPF will deploy six Axon Body 2 ...

ComReg consults on RTE licences extension, plan to release 700 MHz band by 2020

News | 16 Jul 2018 15:24 CET | Ireland
Irish regulator ComReg has launched a public consultation on the extension of public broadcaster RTE's licences for analogue and ...

ECI Telecom plans London IPO - report

News | 16 Jul 2018 15:01 CET | Israel
Israel-based ECI Telecom is looking to raise GBP 130 million on the London Stock Exchange in a deal valuing the company at around ...

Pareteum wins new USD 4 mln contract from Tier 1 service provider in Asia-Pacific

News | 16 Jul 2018 14:54 CET | Asia
Pareteum has won a new USD 4 million, three-year, contract to provide mobile enablement services to a major Tier 1 service ...

Nuance appoints new CIO

News | 16 Jul 2018 14:50 CET | World
Nuance Communications, which got a new CEO in March, has now appointed a new CIO. Mark Sherwood will be based at the company's ...

Ben increases size of data plans

News | 16 Jul 2018 14:34 CET | Netherlands
Dutch mobile provider Ben, the low-cost brand of T-Mobile, has introduced bigger data bundles. The 1 GB plan doubles to 2 GB ...

US senators call on FTC to look into smart TV privacy practices

News | 16 Jul 2018 14:25 CET | United States
Two US senators, members of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, have asked the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to ...

Shenzhen Airlines picks Inmarsat's SB-S satellite IP platform, Cobham's cockpit connectivity platform

News | 16 Jul 2018 14:16 CET | China
Shenzhen Airlines selected Inmarsat's SB-S satellite IP platform and Cobham's cockpit connectivity platform to equip its entire ...

SoftBank to launch shared parking mobile app in Japan

News | 16 Jul 2018 14:11 CET | Japan
Japanese operator SoftBank has launched a shared parking service on the local market, and seeks to expand collaboration between ...

Multimedia Polska launches new multiMobile tariffs in August

News | 16 Jul 2018 14:02 CET | Poland
Multimedia Polska is introducing new multiMobile tariffs from 01 August under the names multiAktywny Start and multiAktywny BIS. ...

Seven out of 10 German firms say poor infrastructure affects their business

News | 16 Jul 2018 13:59 CET | Germany
Nearly seven out of ten firms in Germany (68 percent) say their business is negatively affected by poor infrastructure, including ...

YouTube TV gives 1 week free service to compensate for World Cup semifinal interruption

News | 16 Jul 2018 13:56 CET | United States
YouTube TV is giving its subscribers free access to the service for a week to compensate for the national interruption of the ...

SoftBank validates MediaTek NB-IoT SoC

News | 16 Jul 2018 13:56 CET | Japan
MediaTek has completed validation (interoperability tests) of NarrowBand IoT (NB-IoT) connectivity with SoftBank, to support ...

LatAm pay-TV market shrinks slightly in Q1

News | 16 Jul 2018 13:55 CET | Latin America
Pay-TV subscribers in Latin America totalled 71.4 million at the end of the first quarter of 2018, down 0.1 percent from the end ...

Neratel secures USD 11.7 mln worth of contracts

News | 16 Jul 2018 13:51 CET | Middle East
Nera Telecommunications announced a total of SGD 11.7 million in new contracts for its Network Infrastructure and Wireless ...

LG appoints Uplus' Kwon Young-soo as CEO

News | 16 Jul 2018 13:49 CET | Korea, Republic of
The board of LG Corp. has appointed Kwon Young-soo as its chief operating officer. Kwon Young-soo currently serves as COO of LG ...

PLDT, Smart expand Free Bee global network

News | 16 Jul 2018 13:34 CET | Philippines
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