Don't have a login yet?
Sign up now
26 April 2011
The Syrian government has been forced to postpone the auction of its third GSM mobile licence due to the political uprisings in the country.
There have not been reports as to when the auction might be
rescheduled due to the uncertain state of the country with
ongoing anti-government protests...
French player Iliad has claimed it is still working on a deal to acquire T-Mobile US, despite failing in its first attempt to enter the US market.
Essar Capital is said to have entered a binding agreement with Bharti Airtel and Safaricom for the sale of its Kenyan mobile operator, yuMobile.
The GSMA has urged the European Commission to accelerate the repurposing of the UHF spectrum band (470-790MHz).
EU anti-trust regulators have asked telecoms operators in the continent to provide feedback on Facebook’s proposed $19 billion acquisition of mobile messaging company WhatsApp.
Azerbaijani mobile CDMA operator Nakhtel is reportedly seeking a licence to provide GSM services in the country.
Telefónica has reportedly revealed plans to exit its 14.8% stake in Telecom Italia upon completion of its deal to acquire GVT from Vivendi.