News;2014 Capacity Magazine60NewsZTE and TIM Brasil to build innovation centreChinese vendor ZTE has struck a partnership with TIM Brasil to build a new centre, designed to promote innovation in next-generation broadband technologies., 29 Jul 2014 12:35:00 GMTANALYSIS: Level 3 reveals network expansion across EMEALevel 3 Communications is embarking on a network expansion project across Western Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe, <i>Capacity</i> can exclusively reveal., 29 Jul 2014 12:10:00 GMTEE adds 1.3 million subscribers to 4G networkMobile operator EE has announced the addition of 1.3 million customers to its 4G network in Q2 this year and claimed that take-up of its mobile broadband service was the fastest in Europe., 29 Jul 2014 11:20:00 GMTBharti Airtel reaches 300 million subscribersIndian operator Bharti Airtel has hit the 300 million subscriber mark across its 20 operational countries in Asia and Africa., 29 Jul 2014 11:10:00 GMTNokia Networks trials LTE for TVFinnish vendor Nokia Networks is trialling LTE Broadcast technology in its latest bid to open up new revenue sources for operators., 29 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT4G comes to the Isle of ManManx Telecom has launched the first 4G network in the Isle of Man, UK., 29 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMTNBN Co selects IPSTAR Australia for new broadband initiativeAustralia’s broadband company NBN Co has selected Thaicom subsidiary IPSTAR Australia (IPA) for a new initiative to boost broadband connections in remote parts of the country., 29 Jul 2014 10:40:00 GMTPLDT partners with NTT Com for enterprise customersNTT Communications has signed a partnership with Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) to provide its enterprise customers with NTT Com’s enterprise cloud solution., 29 Jul 2014 10:20:00 GMTTransatel to enable Post Office MVNO in UKTransatel has signed an agreement with the Post Office in the UK to enable the company to launch its MVNO operations., 28 Jul 2014 17:15:00 GMTEdgeConnex partners with TelNet to develop new data centreEdgeConnex has partnered with cloud provider TelNet Worldwide to develop a new data centre in Southfield, Michigan., 28 Jul 2014 15:10:00 GMTAlgérie Télécom to deploy additional fibreAlgérie Télécom’s CEO has said the company intends to deploy an additional 20,000km of fibre-optic cabling in Algeria by the end of 2015., 28 Jul 2014 12:25:00 GMTChina Telecom to offer Microsoft console to broadband customersChina Telecom has announced an exclusive deal with Microsoft to sell the company’s Xbox One gaming console in the country., 28 Jul 2014 12:15:00 GMTEquinix completes ALOG acquisitionEquinix has completed its acquisition of ALOG Data Centers of Brazil in a $225 million cash transaction., 28 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMTtw telecom expands network in Atlantatw telecom has expanded its network footprint across metropolitan Atlanta, US., 28 Jul 2014 11:05:00 GMTWateen Telecom appoints CEOWateen Telecom, sister company of Warid Telecom in Pakistan, has announced the appointment of Rizwan Tiwana as CEO., 28 Jul 2014 10:55:00 GMTCell C to restructure debt and invest in its networkSouth African operator Cell C is planning to restructure €160 million worth of debt and free up capital to invest in its network., 28 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMTThailand’s 4G auction delay could cause loss of $4 billionAnalysts are warning that Thailand’s decision to suspend its 4G mobile licence auction could cause a loss of $4 billion to the market., 28 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMTHutchison withdraws appeal against Austrian 4G auctionHutchison Whampoa’s Austrian unit, Drei, has withdrawn its appeal against the results of the country’s €2 billion 4G frequency auction., 28 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMTMillicom launches 4G in BoliviaAfrican and Latin America telecoms player Millicom has launched 4G services in Bolivia., 25 Jul 2014 15:50:00 GMTLiberty Global offers to sell Film1 in Netherlands to secure Ziggo dealCable operator Liberty Global has reportedly offered to sell off its pay-TV channel Film1 as part of its concessions to gain approval in its bid to acquire Dutch player Ziggo., 25 Jul 2014 12:45:00 GMTColt 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 GMTFriday Network News: 25 July<i>Capacity</i> brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email, 25 Jul 2014 07:30:00 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 GMT