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EBRD lends EUR 12 million to Kosovo's Kujtesa

Published 24 Sep 2018 10:02 CET | Kosovo

The EBRD has provided a EUR 12 million loan to Kosovo telecoms company Kujtesa to support its expansion plans. Kujtesa is an independent B2C and B2B provider of broadband, ...

Kosovo mobile users down 8% to 1.87 mln in Q2

Published 17 Sep 2018 11:26 CET | Kosovo

Vala was market leader with a 51.76 percent share, down from 53.96 percent in Q2 2017, followed by Ipko with 39.06 percent, which also lost share versus 40.05 percent a year ...

Kosovo Telecom loses EUR 66 million in two years - report

Published 20 Aug 2018 13:07 CET | Kosovo

During 2016 and 2017, Kosovo Telecom lost more than EUR 65 million, according to a report drawn up by the newspaper Zeri. Its losses for 2016 were EUR 50.9 million while in ...

Kosovo, Albania propose pilot project to reduce roaming charges

Published 23 Jul 2018 14:03 CET | Albania, Kosovo

Kosovo and Albania are committed to taking the necessary legislative and technical steps remove roaming charges between the two countries as soon as possible. This is the ...

Ipko H1 revenues stable; profits, capex increase

Published 23 Jul 2018 13:03 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo telecommunications operator Ipko ended the first half of 2018 with operating revenues of EUR 34.2 million, unchanged on the same period in 2017, according to the ...

Z Mobile gives away free SIM cards at border points and Pristina airport

Published 16 Jul 2018 13:18 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo mobile telephony operator Z Mobile has launched a new promotion, giving away free SIM cards at border points and Pristina International Airport. For EUR 5, users will ...

University of Gjakova contracts Vala services

Published 16 Jul 2018 11:22 CET | Kosovo

The University of Gjakova 'Fehmi Agani' has signed a contract with telecom operator Vala for services to its management, professors and administrative staff, reports Epoka e ...

Kosovo Assembly approves plan to end roaming with Albania

Published 25 Jun 2018 12:57 CET | Kosovo

The Kosovo Assembly has approved the resolution proposed by the Social Democratic Party (PSD) parliamentary group to end roaming charges between Kosovo and Albania, reports ...

Ipko ceases use of +381 calling prefix

Published 25 Jun 2018 11:25 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo telecom operator Ipko announced that it has ceased using the +381 calling prefix, reports RTK Live. All international calls made to fixed telephony numbers will now be ...

Kosovo Telecom gets new CEO

Published 25 Jun 2018 10:07 CET | Kosovo

The Board of Directors of Kosovo Telecom has elected Gent Begollin as its new CEO, reports RTK Live. The appointment was confirmed by the chairman of the Kosovo Telecom ...

Kosovo mobile users down 5.19% to 2.03 mln in Q1

Published 13 Jun 2018 17:40 CET | Kosovo

The number of mobile telephony users in Kosovo reached 1.87 million at the end of the first quarter, down by 7.56 percent on the previous quarter and by 5.19 percent ...

Kosovo Telecom staff threaten strike over pay cut

Published 03 Jun 2018 11:38 CET | Kosovo

The trade union representing workers at Kosovo Telecom, formerly Post and Telecommunications of Kosovo (PTK), has warned of strikes if their salaries are cut, reports BIRN. ...

Kosovo postpones deadline for implementing new international prefix

Published 29 May 2018 17:05 CET | Kosovo

The application of the +383 dialling code for Kosovo will be postponed until 31 October, according to the Kosovo Regulatory Authority for Electronic and Postal Communications ...

Kosovo to expand fibre coverage with World Bank support

Published 21 May 2018 15:28 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo's Economic Development Minister Valdrin Lluka has announced a EUR 30 million project with the World Bank for the expansion of the fibre network in the country, reports ...

Ipko introduces new monthly plan with unlimited on-net calls, 3 GB

Published 15 May 2018 12:09 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo mobile operator Ipko has introduced Pako Ideale, a new monthly package that includes unlimited minutes on-net, 300 minutes to other operators, unlimited SMS to all ...

Ipko introduces all-in postpaid packages

Published 08 May 2018 10:25 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo operator Ipko has introduced the Plan mobile packages with minutes, SMS and mobile internet included. The minutes included can be used with all operators in Kosovo. A ...

Orange interested in Kosovo's PTK - report

Published 07 May 2018 11:17 CET | Eastern Europe, Kosovo

Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj met with senior officials of Orange, who have expressed interest in investing in Kosovo Telecom (PTK), reports RTK. Haradinaj informed ...

Kosovo government says no bailout for PTK

Published 07 May 2018 11:06 CET | Kosovo

The Kosovo government will not pay the debts of Kosovo Telecom (PTK), once the most profitable company in the country, but will find a way to recover and prepare the company ...

Kosovo wins arbitration court ruling on Kosovo Telecom privatization

Published 07 May 2018 11:04 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo said it won a case in a US arbitration court in Washington against German investment company ACP Axos Capital that sought up to EUR 400 million in compensation over ...

Ipko introduces roaming internet packages

Published 30 Apr 2018 11:06 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo operator Ipko has introduced three new mobile internet packages, valid in Albania (operators Eagle, Telekom Albania and Vodafone), Macedonia (One/Vip), Montenegro ...

Ipko sees 4% growth in Q1 revenues to EUR 16.9 million

Published 27 Apr 2018 12:17 CET | Kosovo

Kosovo operator Ipko ended the first quarter of 2018 with operating revenues of EUR 16.9 million, which is 4 percent higher than in the same period in 2017, according to ...

Z Mobile introduces new number series due to high demand

Published 16 Apr 2018 15:00 CET | Kosovo

As a result of strong demand for new Z Mobile numbers, the Kosovo-based mobile operator has launched a new series of 046 numbers. Customers who buy a new number will get ...

Kiqina appointed acting head of Kosovo Telecom

Published 16 Apr 2018 14:15 CET | Kosovo

The newly-selected board of the Kosovo Telecom has appointed Zeqir Kiqina as acting director of the public company, reports Prishtina Insight. Kiqina is an official from the ...

Kosovo's Economy Minister says PTK must be privatised

Published 10 Apr 2018 12:42 CET | Kosovo

Despite an unsuccessful privatization process in 2013, arbitrary court cases, liquidity problems and financial losses, state telecom operator PTK must be privatized, says ...

Telekom Slovenije Group sees 2% growth in revenues in 2017

Published 06 Apr 2018 10:10 CET | Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Slovenia

The Telekom Slovenije Group generated EUR 726.0 million in operating revenues in 2017, 2 percent higher than in 2016, while net sales revenue was EUR 716.2 million, an ...