19 Aug 2021

Wireless

Bidders line up for FCC’s Auction 110

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has revealed that it has received a total of 26 ‘complete’ applications ahead of its Auction 110 spectrum sale in October, alongside a further... more

IFC supports Intelvision’s mobile launch plan via new subsea connection

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has provided Seychelles-based broadband/pay-TV operator Intelvision a USD10 million direct loan and an additional USD10 million loan via... more

IoT Time: Internet of Things digest

Vodafone UK has announced the launch of ‘unique’ IoT management capabilities to accelerate change in the water industry, enabling water companies to integrate a wide range of old and new... more

Broadband

CURA issues new ISP licence to Netcetera; modifies BlueWave’s concession

Isle of Man-based BlueWave Communications has been issued a modified telecommunications licence by the Communications and Utilities Regulatory Authority (CURA). According to the watchdog, BlueWave’s concession has been modified to... more

Commerce Commission releases draft valuation of Chorus’ fibre network

New Zealand’s Commerce Commission has released a draft decision on the value of Chorus’ fibre network, built in partnership with government-owned Crown Infrastructure Partners (previously Crown Fibre Holdings) under the... more

Wireline

BEREC publishes opinion on ComReg’s fixed line regulation plans

After the EC announced last month that it was launching an in-depth investigation into Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg)’s analysis of the retail markets for fixed telephony services and the... more