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Corsica govt wins legal challenge against SFR fibre contract

Published 17 Jun 2019 17:08 CET | France

The regional government of Corsica has won an initial court ruling upholding its decision to award a fibre expansion to SFR, reports FranceInfo. The administrative tribunal ...

Beauvallet named president of French domains registrar Afnic

Published 17 Jun 2019 13:00 CET | France

Godefroy Beauvallet (47) has been named the new president of French domain name registrar Afnic, replacing Emmanuel Sartorius, who held the job for six years. ...

French telecom sector records 30% fall in complaints to DGCCRF

Published 17 Jun 2019 12:12 CET | France

The French telecom sector showed a sharp decline in customer complaints submitted to the regulator DGCCRF in 2018, according to the latter's annual report. The number of ...

SFR to bring fibre to 21,000 premises in Evreux Porte de Normandie

Published 14 Jun 2019 17:36 CET | France

SFR said that 21,000 premises are eligible for connection to its fibre network in the agglomeration of Evreux Portes de Normandie. Premises are eligible in ...

SFR brings fibre to Cambrin, in the Pas-de-Calais

Published 14 Jun 2019 17:28 CET | France

French operator SFR has connected the first customer in Cambrin to its fibre broadband network. The operator brought fibre to 361 housing units in the municipality, in the ...

Iliad cloud provider Scaleway outlines plans for expansion

Published 14 Jun 2019 09:14 CET | France

Iliad's cloud services arm Scaleway has outlined its expansion strategy at an event in Paris with 1,000 customers and partners. The company plans to reinforce its cloud ...

Free brings fibre offers to public initiative networks run by Berry Fibre Optique

Published 14 Jun 2019 08:50 CET | France

French operator Free has announced that it has started offering its fibre broadband packages on the public initiative networks run by Berry Fibre Optique in the Cher and ...

Aerohive provides Wi-Fi infrastructure for French lingerie retailer RougeGorge

Published 13 Jun 2019 14:41 CET | Belgium, France

Aerohive Networks has been selected to deploy Wi-Fi access points across the retail network and head office of lingerie specialist RougeGorge, with over 230 stores in France ...

Former France Televisions executive works on SVoD project to export French content abroad

Published 13 Jun 2019 11:58 CET | France

Julien Verley has resigned from his position at France Televisions to develop an SVoD service focussed on the aggregation of French content in selected international markets. ...

Air France, Latecoere and Ubisoft to showcase in-flight Li-Fi-powered video gaming

Published 13 Jun 2019 10:52 CET | France

Air France and games developer Ubisoft have joined forces with aircraft company Latecoere to showcase the capabilities of Li-Fi connectivity for in-flight entertainment. The ...

SFR FTTH secures contract for public-initiative network in Tarn department

Published 12 Jun 2019 17:08 CET | France

Altice France announced that its SFR FTTH subsidiary has been selected to deploy and operate a fibre network connecting over 138,600 rural premises in the Tarn department. ...

Belgian electronics chain Krefel acquired by France's Boulanger

Published 12 Jun 2019 15:50 CET | Belgium, France

France's Boulanger group is set to acquire Belgian electronics retail chain Krefel from the Poulet family for an estimated price of EUR 200 million, De Tijd and Le Soir ...

Arcep approves new 5G pilots in 3.5 GHz band

Published 12 Jun 2019 13:27 CET | France

French regulator Arcep published details of several new authorisations for 5G pilots in the 3.5 GHz band (3400 - 3800 MHz), approved between March and May for short-term use ...

Arcep sets guidelines to clear 1.5 GHz band for 5G services

Published 12 Jun 2019 10:52 CET | France

French regulator Arcep has announced new rules supporting its plan to clear the 1.5 GHz band (1427–1517 MHz) for 5G. Known as the L-band, it is currently being used for ...

Sequans introduces LTE modules for CBRS spectrum

Published 10 Jun 2019 15:34 CET | France, World

Sequans Communications made availabile two new modules optimised for the design of devices for LTE CBRS (Citizens Broadband Radio Service) networks. These leadless chip ...

French mobile operators inaugurate shared site in Indre to expand LTE coverage

Published 10 Jun 2019 13:19 CET | France

French telecom federation FFTelecoms announced that the country's four mobile network operators have launched their first LTE shared site in the Indre department, located in ...

Molotov drops RMC Sport package from Altice

Published 07 Jun 2019 09:07 CET | France

The French OTT service Molotov has stopped offering Altice's premium channels RMC Sport, just a few months after it was first launched. Molotov said it decided with Altice to ...

French broadband market adds 515,000 fibre subscribers in Q1

Published 07 Jun 2019 08:59 CET | France

The French FTTH market accelerated in Q1, adding 515,000 new subscribers for a total of 5.3 million, according to the latest figures from Arcep. That's an increase of 1.7 ...

Fransat to provide TFI 4K channel during Women's FIFA World Cup

Published 06 Jun 2019 14:43 CET | France

The Fransat satellite platform said it will be including the TFI 4K channel in its TV offering from 7 June so that people in metropolitan France can watch the Women's FIFA ...

Free to introduce Fibre Free to more homes in Vendee

Published 06 Jun 2019 14:32 CET | France

French operator Free has introduced its Fibre Free service to the people living in the department of Vendee in western France and served by public initiative networks (RIP). ...

HMD Global brings Nokia 4.2 to France

Published 06 Jun 2019 09:58 CET | France

HMD Global has introduced the Nokia 4.2 to France, France Mobiles reported. The phone, unveiled in February, is available in black and Rose Sable for EUR 189.90....

Free Mobile launches ad campaign in Reunion for new 50 GB deal

Published 06 Jun 2019 09:44 CET | France, Reunion

French operator Free Mobile has launched a new ad campaign on the island of La Reunion and presented its new "completement toke" (completely crazy) deal, UniversFreebox ...

Axione to provide FTTH to 250,000 premises in France's Eure

Published 05 Jun 2019 17:04 CET | France

The Eure Normandie Numerique organisation, in the French department of the Eure, has selected French infrastructure operator Axione to deploy FTTH in the areas. The ...

SFR fined for late returns of customer deposits

Published 05 Jun 2019 15:09 CET | France

French operator SFR has been fined by the consumer regulator for failure to return promptly deposits paid by customers at the end of a contract. The French Consumer Code ...

SFR to bring FTTH to more homes in Saint-Denis

Published 05 Jun 2019 10:10 CET | France

SFR announced it has signed a fibre deployment agreement with the Departmental Council of Seine-Saint-Denis and the Ile-de-France Region. Under the deal, SFR will connect ...

 

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