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Ipko introduces new Max packages

Published 11 Oct 2019 14:32 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo-based operator Ipko has introduced new Max packages, offering internet at up to 100 Mbps, over 130 TV channels and advanced services like TVim, VoD and Catchup TV. The ...

Kosovo mobile phone users drop 3.11 % in Q2

Published 30 Sep 2019 15:55 CET | Kosovo

Vala was market leader with a 52.6 percent share, up from 51.8 percent a year earlier, followed by Ipko with 35.4 percent (39.1%), Z Mobile with 7.2 percent (6.6%), and Mts ...

Kosovo Telecom allowed to use Dardafon.net numbers

Published 27 Sep 2019 15:12 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo's Communications Regulatory Authority (Arkep) has ruled that Kosovo Telecom will be able to use the numbering previously assigned to MVNO Dardafon.net after expiry of ...

Ipko provides real-time information to Kosovo farmers

Published 13 Sep 2019 08:53 CET | Kosovo

The system monitors weather parameters, disease development in different crops, and disease prediction based on weather data. These data are collected from stations and sent ...

Detecon to prepare Kosovo Telecom for privatization

Published 26 Aug 2019 15:05 CET | Kosovo

Deutsche Telekom subsidiary Detecon has been selected by the EBRD to help prepare Kosovo Telecom for privatization, a project that will take about five months, reports RTK ...

Eurochannel now available in Kosovo on Artmotion

Published 23 Aug 2019 15:36 CET | Kosovo

The operator, which also provides internet services, offers more than 15 thematic channels, dedicated to sports, movies, series, documentaries, culinary, music, children's ...

Vala says preferred mobile operator for inbound roamers

Published 12 Aug 2019 16:36 CET | Kosovo

The CTO of Vala, Bedri Istrefi, announced in a post on his Facebook account that the mobile network remains the preferred operator for visitors (inbound roamers) in Kosovo, ...

Kosovo regulator mediates in Kosovo Telecom and Dardafon.net dispute

Published 08 Aug 2019 16:47 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo's Communications Regulatory Authority (Arkep) has requested guarantees from Kosovo Telecom and Dardafon.net during the transition process, following the non-renewal of ...

Kosovo Telecom and Ipko licences renewed

Published 05 Aug 2019 14:06 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo's Electronic and Postal Communications Regulatory Authority (Arkep) has renewed the rights of use of frequencies in the 900 MHz and 1800 MHz bands for mobile operators ...

Kosovo Telecom terminates agreement with MVNO Dardafon.net

Published 02 Aug 2019 13:38 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo's communications regulator Arkep announced that Kosovo Telecom officially confirmed it has terminated the contract with MVNO Dardafon.net. In its announcement, Kosovo ...

Ipko H1 operating revenues fall 13% to EUR 29.7 million, loses customers

Published 25 Jul 2019 11:10 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo operator Ipko ended the first half of 2019 with operating revenues of EUR 29.7 million, down 13 percent on an annual basis, according to the financial report of parent ...

Kosovo Telecom given week to pay Z Mobile debt

Published 23 Jul 2019 11:14 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo's state-owned operator PTK (Kosovo Telecom) is close to the brink of bankruptcy, according to a report from BIRN. Heavily indebted, it faces further liabilities after ...

Kosovo mobile, internet users down in Q1

Published 08 Jul 2019 10:38 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo ended the first quarter of 2019 with 1.93 million mobile telephony users, down by 1.52 percent on the previous quarter but up by 3.06 percent year-on-year. According ...

Telekom Slovenije puts Kosovo's Ipko up for sale

Published 08 Jul 2019 10:24 CET | Kosovo

Telekom Slovenije has initiated the sale of its 100 percent stake in Kosovo operator Ipko Telecommunications. The decision is in line with Telekom Slovenije Group's strategy ...

Vala introduces new summer tourist packages

Published 24 Jun 2019 09:01 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo Telecom's mobile unit Vala has introduced four new Diaspora packages for the tourist season. Diaspora 2 includes 200 minutes, 2 GB internet and 200 SMS for EUR 3; ...

Albania begins implementing roaming deal with Kosovo

Published 20 Jun 2019 12:53 CET | Albania, Kosovo

Kosovo's Minister of Economic Development Valjdrin Lluka announced that Albania has begun implementing the agreement to abolish roaming tariffs for residents of Kosovo who ...

Kosovo consults on renewal of GSM licences

Published 10 Jun 2019 15:36 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo telecom regulator Arkep has approved the start of the public consultation process for the renewal of the licenses of Kosovo Telecom and Ipko for the use of the 900 MHz ...

Ipko launches Super Duo offer for Eid

Published 04 Jun 2019 17:21 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo operator Ipko has launched a special offer on occasion of Bajram (Eid al-Adha) for its Super Duo packages. The Super Duo Familjare HD package with over 130 TV channels ...

Kosovo and Albania confirm cut in roaming fees from 15 June

Published 20 May 2019 10:48 CET | Albania, Kosovo

The reduction in mobile roaming tariffs between Kosovo and Albania will apply from 15 June, Kosovo's Electronic and Postal Communications Regulatory Authority (ARKEP) ...

Kosovo Telecom gets extension for debt payment to Z-Mobile

Published 14 May 2019 10:36 CET | Kosovo

The CEO of Kosovo Telecom Bedri Istrefi and Chairman Besa Shatri have pledged to come up with a concrete plan for repaying these liabilities to Z-Mobile. A team of legal and ...

Ipko Q1 revenues falls 16% to EUR 14.3 mln

Published 10 May 2019 17:47 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo operator Ipko ended the first quarter with operating revenues of EUR 14.3 million, down 16 percent compared to 16.9 million a year earlier, according to the financial ...

Ipko and DigitAlb extend cooperation for another 5 years

Published 08 May 2019 15:48 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo telecom operator Ipko has extended its premium TV content cooperation with pay-TV platform DigitAlb for another five years. Besides a selection of Albanian and foreign ...

Kosovo Parliament to discuss difficult situation at Kosovo Telecom

Published 08 May 2019 15:43 CET | Kosovo

The Kosovo Assembly will hold an extraordinary session on 15 May to discuss the difficult situation at Kosovo Telecom, following the request from 40 deputies, reports Gazeta ...

Kosovo Telecom on verge of bankruptcy

Published 06 May 2019 13:13 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo's Minister of Economic Development, Valdrin Lluka has said that Kosovo Telecom is on the verge of bankruptcy. He also announced that some of the signed contracts are ...

Vala TV service registers 150,000 downloads in first week

Published 27 Apr 2019 20:47 CET | Kosovo

One week after launch, the Vala TV platform has registered 150,000 downloads and the number of active users is close to 90,000, according to the CEO of Kosovo Telecom, Bedri ...