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Elisa wins 10-year contract for Finnish public safety network Virve

Published 09 Apr 2020 13:24 CET | Finland

Elisa said it has been chosen as the sole radio network supplier to Finland's new public safety network for ten years. Following tendering, the Finnish Erillisverkot Group ...

Telia Finland promotes Partanen to CEO

Published 09 Apr 2020 12:27 CET | Finland

Telia Finland said it has promoted Heli Partanen to the role of CEO from 15 April. Since November 2019, she has been acting vice-CEO and head of daily operations. In her new ...

Finnish govt sets EUR 7 mln starting price in 26 GHz auction, bidding begins 21 April

Published 09 Apr 2020 12:17 CET | Finland

The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communication said the government has issued auction rules for the 26 GHz band spectrum. The auction will allocate three blocks of 800 ...

Finnish Fast Broadband state aid reaches EUR 76 mln between 2011 and 2019

Published 08 Apr 2020 14:03 CET | Finland

The Finnish Transport and Communications Agency (Traficom) said it has granted a total of EUR 76 million in state aid to support the construction of broadband networks, with ...

Elisa provides private 5G network for Uros and Qualcomm's IoT development centre

Published 08 Apr 2020 12:21 CET | Finland

Elisa said it has provided a private 5G network for the IoT hub that Uros and Qualcomm will open in the Finnish city of Oulu later this year. The Innovation Center is the ...

Telia wins 3-month contract to provide Finnish govt with Big Data to monitor coronavirus spread

Published 03 Apr 2020 13:47 CET | Finland

Telia Finland said it has agreed to provide the Finnish government with a tailored geographic information service for three months to curb the spread of coronavirus. Ahti ...

Finnish govt may impose must-carry FTA obligation for women's and disabled sporting events

Published 02 Apr 2020 13:48 CET | Finland

The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications said it will start updating its list of events that must be broadcast on television free of charge, with a view to ...

Tele2 IoT supports 9Solutions medical communications system during coronavirus outbreak

Published 02 Apr 2020 12:24 CET | Finland

Tele2 AB said its Tele2 IoT arm is supporting Finland's 9Solutions, which has responded to the Covid-19 outbreak by introducing Nurse Call Lite, an adaption of its Nurse Call ...

Digita starts HD broadcasts on terrestrial antenna network

Published 01 Apr 2020 13:45 CET | Finland

Television transmission company Digita said it has completed modifications for the HD network start-up on 31 March. It said the works went smoothly and that its high ...

DNA expands 5G network in Tampere region

Published 01 Apr 2020 13:28 CET | Finland

Finnish operator DNA said it has expanded its 5G network in Tampere and the surrounding region, including to Tammela, Lielahti and Hyhky. New 5G base stations have gone on ...

Telia Finland says ValoKuitunen fibre venture with CapMan Infra will invest EUR 200-300 mln in first few years

Published 01 Apr 2020 13:17 CET | Finland

Telia Finland has announced the launch with CapMan Infra of Valokuitunen to invest in fibre-optic connections in suburban areas for open access. It plans to bring virtually ...

Finnish operators say virus hits March handset sales, Doro 5517 makes debut at Telia and Elisa

Published 01 Apr 2020 13:12 CET | Finland

Finnish operators Telia and DNA said the coronavirus restrictions have had the effect of lowering handset sales, although Elisa said there has been little impact on ...

Finnish govt sets up data economy promotion working group

Published 31 Mar 2020 12:16 CET | Finland

The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications said has set up a working group to support and coordinate the work of different administrative branches in promoting the ...

Teleste to lay off all Finnish staff for 90 days due to coronavirus

Published 30 Mar 2020 13:34 CET | Finland, World

Finnish network specialist Teleste said it is in talks to lay off all of its Finnish staff for up to 90 days because of the temporary impact of Covid-19 on its delivery chain ...

Finnish govt says telecoms networks can cope with extra load during virus outbreak

Published 30 Mar 2020 12:05 CET | Finland

Minister of Transport and Communications Timo Harakka said the capacity of Finland's communications network is adequate even in exceptional circumstances. He said Finland's ...

Teleste withdraws FY financial guidance due to uncertainty caused by Covid-19

Published 30 Mar 2020 09:22 CET | Finland, World

Finnish network equipment specialist Teleste said it is withdrawing its financial guidance for 2020 issued on 13 February, because of the potential impact of the Covid-19 ...

Telia Finland to take over Express retail shop staff

Published 27 Mar 2020 13:56 CET | Finland

Telia Finland said staff at Telia Express retail outlets in shopping centres and K-Citymarkets will be transferred to Telia itself. The shops employ around 250 people. The ...

Aspocomp postpones AGM as coronavirus restrictions prevent more than 10 people from assembling

Published 27 Mar 2020 12:49 CET | Finland, World

Finnish printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturer Aspocomp said that it is postponing its AGM, which had been due to take place on 02 April. This is because the government ...

Elisa says SME enquiries rise 25% per week because of Covid-19

Published 27 Mar 2020 12:10 CET | Finland

Finnish operator Elisa has seen increased demand from businesses for support during the coronavirus epidemic. This is particularly the case for small and medium-sized ...

Elisa opens 5G network in Rauma

Published 24 Mar 2020 11:58 CET | Finland

Finnish operator Elisa said it has opened its seventeenth 5G network, in Rauma. It covers the town centre and old town, as well as the areas of Tarvonsaari, Nummi, Komp, ...

Telia Finland runs 'Together' business solidarity campaign, offers free TV channels

Published 23 Mar 2020 12:58 CET | Finland

Telia Finland said it is inviting larger companies to help smaller ones as the coronavirus crisis hits business, by running the 'Together' hashtag campaign ('yhdessa'). ...

Teleste proposes discretionary dividend in possible instalments as coronavirus causes uncertainty

Published 23 Mar 2020 09:23 CET | Finland

Finnish network specialist Teleste said it is changing its dividend proposal for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 22 April because of uncertainty about the economic ...

Digita starts broadcasting HD versions of YLE channels at end-March, cuts sport package prices due to Covid-19

Published 20 Mar 2020 12:55 CET | Finland

Digita will begin broadcasts of High Definition versions of Yle channels on its antenna network will begin on 31 March, and announced price cuts and service replacements for ...

Elisa offers 2 recent international films for home rental after Covid-19 shuts cinemas

Published 20 Mar 2020 12:32 CET | Finland

Finnish operator Elisa said it is offering two recent international films for home rental from its Elisa Viihde streaming service, as cinemas are closed because of ...

Elisa opens sixteenth 5G network in Raisio

Published 19 Mar 2020 14:05 CET | Finland

Elisa said it has brought a 5G network on stream in Raisio, its sixteenth mobile system using the new standard. Initially it is running in the city centre and surrounding ...

 

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