News;2014 Capacity Magazine60NewsColt to launch network for London Metal ExchangeColt is working with the London Metal Exchange (LME) to launch a dedicated high-speed network to provide market participants with a secure connection to the exchange’s electronic systems., 25 Jul 2014 12:05:00 GMTEE posts first half resultsUK operator EE has posted its first half results for 2014, with year-on-year operating revenues showing a rise of 0.1%., 25 Jul 2014 11:25:00 GMTSingTel expands remittance service to Indonesia Singapore operator SingTel has expanded its remittance service to Indonesia., 25 Jul 2014 11:20:00 GMTEtisalat and du to finalise network sharing agreement by end of 2014Middle Eastern operator du expects to have a fully functional IP and broadband service in the UAE before the end of the year., 24 Jul 2014 16:45:00 GMTOfcom to review proposed cost increases for mobile airwavesOfcom is set to review a proposed increase in costs for using airwaves to operate mobile services in the UK., 24 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMTTelefónica pushes ahead with 4G upgradeTelefónica has selected Nokia Networks to provide radio access equipment and services as part of its network upgrade to 4G across Spain., 24 Jul 2014 12:20:00 GMTMobistar not for saleOrange will not sell off its Belgian subsidiary Mobistar, after reports emerged that other operators in the market were looking at acquiring the company., 24 Jul 2014 11:20:00 GMTAviva extends contract with VodafoneGlobal insurance firm Aviva has extended its contract with Vodafone to provide a range of communications services, including cloud storage., 24 Jul 2014 11:10:00 GMTRegulators claim Qualcomm “has Chinese monopoly”Chinese regulators have claimed that leading chipmaker Qualcomm has established a monopoly in the country., 24 Jul 2014 10:55:00 GMTInfinera posts Q2 resultsInfinera has posted its second quarter results for 2014, recording revenues of $165.4 million, compared with $142.8 million in Q1., 24 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMTMidweek Mergers: July 23<i>Capacity</i> brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email, 23 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMTANALYSIS: Verizon expands CDN reachVerizon Digital Media Services (VDMS) and EdgeCast have revealed a rapid expansion strategy that will see the CDN provider add an additional 20 PoPs to its footprint across major cities in the world., 23 Jul 2014 12:25:00 GMTTelenor reports positive Q2 resultsNorway’s Telenor has increased its full-year margin guidance after reporting second quarter earnings that were in line with the company’s expectations., 23 Jul 2014 11:50:00 GMTKDDI invests in UK data centreKDDI is investing a further £135 million in Telehouse’s data centre campus in London Docklands, UK., 23 Jul 2014 11:05:00 GMTSingTel enables LTE-A services on Huawei deviceSingTel is claiming to be the first operator in the world to offer a commercial 300Mbps 4G service, following the launch of Huawei’s E5785 mobile device., 23 Jul 2014 10:55:00 GMTIndian regulator recommends spectrum sharingThe Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRA) of India has recommended that operators in the country should be allowed to share spectrum., 23 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMTCanadian government invites investment in rural internet planCompanies wishing to invest in rural parts of Canada have been invited to lay claim to approximately $284 million of government spending over the next three years to upgrade internet access in parts of the country., 23 Jul 2014 10:35:00 GMTTelefónica claims IPX is real winner of World CupTelefonica Global Solutions has revealed that IPX traffic increased by a total of 63% on its international network during this year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil., 23 Jul 2014 09:55:00 GMTANALYSIS: Level 3 makes its biggest move yetIt would be very easy for Level 3 Communications to rest on its laurels. However, the temptation to add tw telecom to its growing list of subsidiaries appeared too good to miss., 22 Jul 2014 16:50:00 GMTLevel 3 expands executive team following tw acquisitionLevel 3 has announced plans to expand its executive team by integrating two tw telecom executives, following its acquisition of the company last month., 22 Jul 2014 16:05:00 GMTAustralian operators trial 700MHz 4GAustralian operators Optus and Telstra are launching 700MHz 4G trial networks across Australia., 22 Jul 2014 12:20:00 GMTVodafone Portugal and Portugal Telecom to share fibre networkVodafone Portugal and Portugal Telecom have signed an agreement to deploy and share fibre networks to reach 900,000 homes in Portugal., 22 Jul 2014 12:05:00 GMTChina Mobile to install 500,000 4G base stations by year endChina Mobile has revealed plans to install over 500,000 4G base stations by the end of 2014., 22 Jul 2014 11:25:00 GMTVerizon completes 100G trial over Ethernet networkUS carrier Verizon has completed a trial over its regional Ethernet network between two 100G network interface devices (NID)., 22 Jul 2014 11:15:00 GMTAmérica Móvil hit by Mexican telecoms reformsAmérica Móvil has claimed that Mexico’s revolutionary telecoms reforms are already beginning to take its toll, after the company revealed a slightly poorer performance than predicted in its core market., 22 Jul 2014 10:50:00 GMTANALYSIS: Spectrum auctions should stay, says expertA top consultancy firm has backed the validity of spectrum auctions, despite <i>Capacity</i>’s recent Confidence, Innovation and Leadership (CIL) survey reporting that a staggering 60% of operators were losing faith in the process., 21 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMTHuawei sees first-half revenues soarChinese vendor Huawei has reported a 19% increase in revenue for the first half of 2014., 21 Jul 2014 13:05:00 GMTVodafone Egypt to invest $1.3 billion in network improvementsVodafone Egypt has announced plans to invest approximately $1.3 billion to improve its network over the next three years., 21 Jul 2014 12:35:00 GMTCarlyle Group acquires majority stake in ExpereoAsset management company Carlyle Group has acquired a majority stake in Netherlands-based Expereo., 21 Jul 2014 12:15:00 GMTAlgérie Télécom partners with Nokia Networks to upgrade MPLS networkAlgérie Télécom has partnered with Nokia Networks to modernise its transport network sites with a highly flexible MPLS network., 21 Jul 2014 12:05:00 GMT