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Last week in telecoms: Ericsson faces China backlash, Netflix to try gaming and TIM bets on Italian football

Monday 19 July 2021 | 09:59 CET | Author: Corina Schultz | Background
The Q2 earnings season kicked off last week, when we should start seeing whether the pandemic effect is persisting more than a year later. Ericsson's Q2 figures showed it may be facing a backlash in China from Sweden's ban on Chinese network suppliers. The race to build up chipmaking infrastructure outside China also continued, with Intel reportedly looking at a bid for Globalfoundries. In the telecom services, TIM makes another attempt to relaunch its TV service with football rights, while Netflix is planning an expansion into the gaming market. WhatsApp remains under fire for sharing info

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