14 Feb 2022

Mobile

MVNO Monday: a guide to the week’s virtual operator developments

Malaysia’s Axiata Group has confirmed that its subsidiaries Celcom Axiata and Celcom Mobile have responded to the initial arbitration notice regarding the group’s proposed sale of a 35% stake in... more

Malaysian operators formally accept 2600MHz spectrum assignments

Following the publication of determinations regarding the assignment of frequencies in the 2600MHz band by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) in May 2021, operators have now confirmed their... more

Mobile money pilots attract nearly half a million users

More than 463,000 people have so far used mobile money services since the first pilot platforms were launched by operators in Vietnam late last year, reports Vietnam Plus. According to... more

Fixed Broadband

Jio teams up with SES for new satellite JV

Jio Platforms – the digital services arm of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and parent company of full-service provider Reliance Jio Infocomm (Jio) – has formed a 51/49 joint venture with... more

Corporate/Financial

Millicom FY21 revenues up 10.7% to USD4.6bn

Millicom International Cellular (MIC), which offers mobile and cable broadband in Latin America under the Tigo brand, has reported revenues of USD4.617 billion for the twelve months ended 31 December... more

TDC reports a net profit of DKK396m in 2021

Danish telco TDC has published its financial results for the twelve months ended 31 December 2021, reporting a marginal 0.5% decrease in revenues year-on-year to DKK16.002 billion (USD2.44 billion), down... more

Telus annual net profit climbs 35% as subscription take-up hits record levels

Canada’s Telus Corporation reported that in the fourth quarter of 2021 its consolidated revenues increased by 20% year-on-year to CAD4.87 billion (USD3.82 billion), whilst it recognised a CAD410 million pre-tax... more

Du reports positive results for 2021

United Arab Emirates (UAE) fixed and mobile provider Du has reported fourth quarter adjusted net profit of AED212 million (USD58 million), up from AED185 million in the year-earlier period. Q4... more

Miscellaneous

Romania, Moldova agree to cut roaming, international call charges

The governments of Romania and Moldova signed an agreement on 11 February to reduce tariffs for roaming services and international calls between the two countries, Romania’s National Authority for Management... more